Matthias Schriefl

Shreefpunk Plus Strings - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9657-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 96572 1
  • German Release: 23/02/2007
  • Genre: Young German Jazz

"Schriefl bürstet Jazz-Avantgarde und Neue Musik mit strubbeliger Punkattitüde und klassischem Vierer augenzwinkernd gegen den Strich" JAZZTHETIK
"Die Zukunft des deutschen Jazz? Aber ja.“ FONOFORUM

CD € 17,50

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"Matthias Schriefl has done it AGAIN!! This kid is turning out to be one of the most outstanding young players on the German music scene and I only hope that somehow his music will be heard world-wide. Being in a position to sort-of watch him "grow up" has been a delight as well as an inspiration. This new CD shows unbelievable growth in his playing as well as his compositional skills. Several of his tunes offer technical challenges which would draw the blood from the bodies of many players while others are as tender and sensitive as you would ever want a tune to be. His string writing on this CD impresses me in the way he integrates the strings as he would other horns rather than just their normal function of providing pretty pads on ballads. Matthias' playing has reached extremely high levels of expression. His int...

line up

Matthias Schriefl - trumpet & flugelhorn (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Johannes Behr - guitars
Robert Landfermann - bass
Jens Düppe - drums
Gerður Gunnarsdóttir - violin
Christine Rox - violin
Stephan Blaumer - viola
Daniel Raabe - cello

Recording Information

Recorded at Hanshaus-Studios in Bonn, November 7-10, 2006 by Oliver Bergner
Mixed at Soundgarden Hamburg, November 13-18, 2006 by Oliver Bergner
Mastered at Soundgarden Hamburg, November 18, 2006 by Chris v. Rautenkranz
Produced by Matthias Schriefl