Dear audience The Zurich Jazz Orchestra is complete again. Ed Partyka has been at work since September, and we are very pleased to now introduce Jonas Inglin. Since October he is a permanent ZJO member as bass trombonist. He is a real jack-of-all-trades, also plays the sousaphone, has a master’s degree in music education, conducts […]
“To My Beloved Ones” concludes the CD trilogy with Steffen Schorn. Schorn once again pulls out all the stops that make his sound language and sound sculptures so unique. He acts skillfully between chamber music sounds and rich big band tradition. The music is dense, powerful and yet completely transparent. The CD will be released by Mons Records on March 18, 2022.
The Jazz Podcast with the Zurich Jazz Orchestra: guests, music, stories, relevance and also a bit of palaver.
The Zurich Jazz Orchestra consists of 18 musicians, all of them professionals with soloist quality, and has been playing in almost the same line-up since 2000. It skilfully varies between mainstream and avant-garde, orchestral big-band sound and explosive improvisations by the soloists. A mixture that carries you away. Zurich’s largest jazz ensemble has a hard […]
Stream live concerts from the Jazzcub Moods in Zurich and watch them anytime in the archive as video-on-demand.
Linda Porter, scion of a very wealthy and distinguished family from Virginia, was married to the American composer and songwriter Cole Porter for 34 years. In the roughly three and a half decades of their life together, she lead a luxurious high society lifestyle as an elegant prominent socialite and muse and arranged the couple’s […]