Once a year, bass guitar manufacturer Warwick invites famous musicians from around the world to the town of Markneukirchen. It's good advertising for a small family business with a reputation as fine craftsmen of basses.
When Kinga Głyk plays her bass, she gets younger listeners interested in jazz, too. The 20-year-old Polish musician is an Internet star, especially thanks to her cover of Eric Clapton’s song “Tears in Heaven.”
Tickets will go on sale next week for Jazzfest Bonn, an event that draws thousands to the former German capital. The 2017 program features not-to-be-missed highlights from the international and German jazz scenes.
He revolutionized jazz several times and dabbled in many other musical genres. In honor of the 25th anniversary of trumpet legend Miles Davis' death, here is a look back at the mark he left on music.
The Jazzfest opened with internationally acclaimed bass-baritone Thomas Quasthoff and his new program "My Favorite Things". Powerful voices, such as Jazz singer Lisa Bassenge from Berlin, will be performing this year.
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