Sometimes it happens during a concert that from the beginning up to the end the music just happens! One of those rare moments took place on the 9th of march 2017 at the MuTh in Vienna. Norwegian piano player Tord Gustavsen and me meet every couple of years to perform together one or two concerts. So […]
Enjoy the very first small „Café Drechsler Teaser“ for our upcoming album, filmed by Max Parovsky during the bands last studio session. The album will feature Oliver Steger on double bass, Alex Deutsch on the drums and my person on the saxophone. The album will be released about mid of june. And find here the new Café […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]