For more than a decade occasionally I followed up to the music of Thelonious Monk, composer & pianist and one of the real shining lights and individualists in jazz history. And I always had the dream to play these wonderful strong compositions full of brittle beauty in a solo context. So now I’ve started my journey […]
The new trio with the young Austrian talents Judith Ferstl on double-bass and Judith Schwarz on drums is developing great!!! In November 2016 the band will start performing live with presenting a mix of the „Little Peace Lullaby“ and „Beyond Words“ program as well. And already for 2017 we’re about to set up the base for the […]
That’s the way the original lineup of the legendary trio „Café Drechsler“ sounds nowadays during our first real concert after more than 10 years!!! With Alex Deutsch on drums, Oliver Steger on double bass and Ulrich Drechsler on the tenor saxophone.
„Little Peace Lullaby“ receives more and more raving press reactions from austrian and german media as well which you can find on the album’s page! To celebrate this we’ve uploaded with „Little Peace Lullaby No. 5“ a new unreleased track from the recording session to SoundCloud. Enjoy!!! Finally we’re excited to announce the cooperation with another new […]
Everytime I perform in Poland I’m deeply impressed by the resonance of the people who’re coming to our concerts. The big emotional and intellectual interest & high esteem the audience places in us is always overwhelming. For this reason I’m now completely enthusiastic about the collaboration with Marta Ewa Rogalska, our new booking partner in Poland! […]
At the end of may my new duo album „Little Peace Lullaby“ with italian piano virtuoso Stefano Battaglia will be released by prestigious german record label ENJA! We’ve recorded the album at the wonderful ambient of the „Glaeserne Saal“ which is part of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s home, the Musikverein, one of the most famous […]
Before next week the new album will be released officially I’ve uploaded more tunes on Soundcloud from some of my other current bands and former projects as well. So I hope you’ll enjoy it!!
Click „Little Peace Lullaby No. 3“ to listen to the first official audio sample of the upcoming album „Little Peace Lullaby“ (Enja Records)!!! Also I’ve added „Little Peace Lullaby No. 8“ to the music player. We’ve recorded 23 songs, 10 of them will be released on the album. „No. 8“ is one of those songs which […]
Welcome to the new designed official Ulrich Drechsler website. After more than ten years it was really about time to bring my web presence to the now!! So, what’s new?! The site has a completely new easy to understand structure with the main focus on the menu „projects“ where you can find at a glance […]
For presenting my music in better image and sound quality a new Vimeo channel has been set up. For the beginning you’ll find there some excerpts from a concert me and Stefano Battaglia have performed in last november in Poland. Also a new Soundcloud channel has been set up. Here I’ll present in the future unreleased […]