Thursday
26. October
2023
Thu
26. Oct
2023
20:30
20:30

Cinzia Catania (*1988) grew up in Lenzburg, Aargau, in a very artistic environment. The voice of the young Swiss singer and composer is unique – crystal clear and yet warm and soft. Light as a feather and with rhythmic precision, she sings bossa nova and swing and easily masters technically and harmonically complex jazz compositions. […]

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Jazzclub Moods
Schiffbaustrasse 6
8005 Zürich
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Friday
6. October
2023
Fri
6. Oct
2023
20:30
20:30

Walther K. Lang is proof that it is never too late to pursue your passion. As a young musician, he dreamed of becoming a jazz composer, but – this sounds familiar to many – the obligations of his profession kept him from doing so. Until now. Now he has written a full-length big band program. […]

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Musikklub Mehrspur
Förrlibuckstrasse 109
8005 Zürich
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Thursday
28. September
2023
Thu
28. Sep
2023
20:00
20:00

It was this unerring timing and incredible drive that made the Count Basie Orchestra the epitome of swinging joie de vivre. The 1960s was a fruitful decade of performances and recordings for Count Basie and his orchestra, and the album “Kansas City Suite” kicked it off. The 10-movement suite was composed by Benny Carter specifically […]

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Wednesday
7. June
2023
Wed
7. Jun
2023
20:00
20:00

The “Ellington Suites”, written over the course of several years, are the focus of this concert evening. In addition to the complete masterpiece “Far East Suite” by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn from 1964, the ZJO will also play excerpts from Ellington’s suites “Peer Gynt” and “Such Sweet Thunder”, as well as music composed by […]

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Kulturmarkt Zürich
Aemtlerstrasse 23
8003 Zürich
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Thursday
11. May
2023
Thu
11. May
2023
20:30
20:30

Zurich Jazz Orchestra Vocal Artistry Series Efrat Alony and Ed Partyka have been working together for almost 20 years and have recorded with the Sunday Night Orchestra and the Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra. They have also performed together with the UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra and the HR Big Band. The singer, bandleader and composer, who […]

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Jazzclub Moods
Schiffbaustrasse 6
8005 Zürich
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Thursday
13. April
2023
Thu
13. Apr
2023
20:30
20:30

The long-standing and very fruitful partnership between Thomas Gansch and the ZJO will continue this year. In addition to the repertoire from the past, there will be new arrangements written by Ed Partyka especially for this concert, presenting Thomas Gansch as a composer and multi-instrumental soloist, but also as an amiable “enfant terrible”. In addition, […]

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Jazzclub Moods
Schiffbaustrasse 6
8005 Zürich
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Thursday
23. March
2023
Thu
23. Mar
2023
20:30
20:30

German composer and pianist Claudia Döffinger presents her compositions and arrangements with the Australian singer Kristin Berardi with the Zurich Jazz Orchestra. Claudia Döffinger’s love for the sound of big bands is noticeable through her fresh approach: she combines experimental sounds with dense chords. In this way, hip-hop, indie and funk merge organically with her […]

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Jazzclub Moods
Schiffbaustrasse 6
8005 Zürich
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Saturday
18. March
2023
Sat
18. Mar
2023
20:00
20:00
«Miles oder die Pendeluhr aus Montreux» is an homage to a jazz genius, a man suffering from loneliness and prejudice. It tells about the beauty of Juliette Gréco, Swiss watches, of favourite chords and beloved people. more...
Theater Rigiblick
Germaniastrasse 99
8044 Zürich
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Sunday
12. March
2023
Sun
12. Mar
2023
10:30
10:30

Zurich Jazz Orchestra Vocal Artistry Series Viviane de Farias’ vocals are rhythmically strong and her voice is very versatile, soft and bright at the same time. It also contains just the right amount of lyrical emotionality – everything we love about Música Popular Brasileira. The Zurich Jazz Orchestra and Viviane de Farias will perform Jobim […]

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Theater Winterthur
Theaterstrasse 6
8401 Winterthur
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Saturday
11. March
2023
Sat
11. Mar
2023
21:30
21:30

Zurich Jazz Orchestra Vocal Artistry Series as part of Mehrspur’s «Jazz Spectrum 2» Viviane de Farias’ vocals are rhythmically strong and her voice is very versatile, soft and bright at the same time. It also contains just the right amount of lyrical emotionality – everything we love about Música Popular Brasileira. The Zurich Jazz Orchestra […]

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Musikklub Mehrspur
Förrlibuckstrasse 109
8005 Zürich
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