Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr

Mosaic - CD

  • Format: CD (also available as Vinyl )
  • Cat No.: ACT 9950-2
  • Barcode: 614427995025
  • German Release: 26/08/2022
  • Genre: Jazz

For their new album "Mosaic", their first in four years, the German brothers Julian (trumpet) and Roman (piano) Wasserfuhr have put together their personal, international dream band and written music with each special member in mind. The result is music in which all these masterful players put their skills in the service of melody, groove and atmosphere.

CD € 18,00

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“Mosaic”. The Wasserfuhr brothers, Julian (trumpet) and Roman (piano) explain the title: “It fits in with our musical processes of the past two years. Despite a huge variety in the individual pieces - and also in the emotions associated with them - and even though we have chosen a wide range of musicians and friends to record this music with, the whole album nevertheless forms a coherent picture. It has emerged from our experiences, conversations and encounters with people during this time." "Mosaic" has also been pieced together from places a long way apart: from the Wasserfuhrs’ studio in peaceful Hückeswagen, the small town to the North-East of Cologne where the two brothers, who have always stayed close, grew up and still have their base, to Nashville where they worked (virtually) alongside a dozen other musicians. T...

line up

Julian Wasserfuhr / trumpet
Roman Wasserfuhr / piano & keys

Tim Lefebvre / bass
Keith Carlock / drums
Harry Mack / vocals
Markus Schieferdecker / bass
Oliver Rehmann / drums
Tony Lakatos / tenor sax
Paul Heller / tenor sax
Martin Scales / guitar
Vitaliy Zolotov / guitar
Jörg Brinkmann / cello
Axel Lindner / violin & viola
Sebastiaan Cornelissen / drums

Music written and arranged by Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr, except Smells Like Teen Spirit written by Kurt Cobain, David Grohl & Krist Novoselic, Rêveries arranged by Malte Schiller

Lyrics for Never Hold Back written by Harry Hamilton McKenzie

Recorded at Schnaff Recording Studios. Additional Recordings at Májkolbász Stúdió, Vitaliy’s Place Cologne, Lockdown Studios Franklin (TN USA), Lefebvre Corp Studio Tucson (AZ USA), Scales Productions & SCD Studio Bücken

Produced, recorded & mixed by Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr between May 2020 and April 2022 (mixed on Audio Optimum MS6)

Mastered by Klaus Scheuermann

Lacquer Disc Cutting by Sidney Claire Meyer at Emil Berliner Studios Berlin

Cover art © Tomás Saraceno, SCR 1845 B/M+W, 2022