The album includes five original compositions, all composed and arranged by Steffen Schorn, and from a musical perspective continues from where “Dedications” left off. TANGO While not a true tango in the literal sense, this piece is more of a metaphor and declaration of love for the South American continent, its people, culture, and natural […]
The album «Dedications» is a worthy successor to «Three Pictures», released in 2018. Schorn’s compositions and thus the sound of the orchestra have, if at all possible, become even richer, more colorful, more differentiated, but at the same time more powerful. The album is proof of the fact that the sound spectrum and the possibilities […]
Founded in 1995, the Zurich Jazz Orchestra is one of the most innovative and relevant line-ups in the European big band scene – a scene that is always hungry for more. Under the direction of German composer and saxophonist Steffen Schorn, with Swiss trumpet player Daniel Schenker as co-leader, the band presents the thoroughly compelling […]
As a team with Isa Wiss, the ZJO plays popular songs in a variety of styles. The outcome: «SONG».