Category Archives: Forthcoming Shows

Here I will post concerts, lectures, movies and other events I believe to be interesting for the average jazz buff in Hamburg. Please check back, since the data here will be updated at irregular intervalls.

BERLIN: Mississippi Blues & Barbecue, July 26 and 27, Kulturbrauerei Kesselhaus

Bildschirmfoto_2014_04_01_um_17_38_51For the last thirteen years the Mississippi Blues Night has had a reputation as part of the Köpenick Jazz and Blues Festival; a show mostly designed for the fans of Old Time Jazz since 1995 that easily filled the yard of the Köpenick Rathaus. This year, however, Continue reading

Jazz Journalists Association announces 2013 ‘Jazz Heroes’ nominees

2013JazzHeroesGroup2The New York based Jazz Journalists Association (JJA) just announced the 2013 “Jazz Hero” nominees. The chosen few are usually “activists, advocates, altruists, aiders and abettors of jazz who have had significant impact in their local communities” according to the JJA website. Continue reading