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Christina Fuchs - Composition | Saxophones and Clarinets

25 Years of KontraSax

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In 2015 it will be 25 years that Romy Herzberg und Christina Fuchs play together

known as Duo KontraSax. We will celebrate this with a special concert at the

Stadtgarten/Cologne, September 6: 25 Years of KontraSax & Guests

Visuals: Elena Hill

Lyrics: Johanna Hansen

Piano: Georg Ruby

Accordion: Florian Stadler

Double Bass: Romy Herzberg

Saxes/Clarinets: Christina Fuchs

 

WDR JAZZ AWARD winner for COMPOSITION 2014: Christina Fuchs

 

Christina Fuchs / NoTango 2

Wizmar Records  / NRW


Funded by Initiative Musik

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NoTango
is saxophonist/composer Christina Fuchs’ quartet. It is one of the more unusual ensembles in the Cologne jazz scene. This band proves that innovative jazz can be delicate, humorous, and lyrical. Their combination of jazz, ethnic music and modern compositions fascinates from the first beat.

We work on our next album which will be released in 2016!

next concerts: 

7.8.15 Völklingen Hüttenjazz, 18.-20.9.15 Jazz au Chellah, Rabat/Maroc

Johanna Hansen & KontraSax

A brandnew collaboration between artist and writer Johanna Hansen from Düsseldorf and KontraSax. 

You can watch the video 'A letter  to Heinrich Heine' here 

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next concert: 15.11.15 Düsseldorf

COLOGNE meets MELBOURNE

Europe Tour 2014

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The Tour was great! Thanks to everybody who contributed.

from l to r: Ulla Oster, Scott Tinkler, Christina Fuchs, Joe Talia, Christoph Hillmann, Andrea Keller, Ian Whitehurst, Florian Stadler

Artpipes e.V. is excited to announce the second installment of it’s Australian-German cultural collaboration. Cologne Meets Melbourne brings two leading female jazz composers from opposite ends of the world together on stage for a series of concerts in Europe, May 2014. Cologne contemporary jazz unit, the Christina Fuchs Quartet ‘No Tango’ met up with Melbourne’s Andrea Keller Quartet in Australia, 2012. Artpipes’ first exchange project brought the two quartets together in an international octet experience premiering at Australia’s Wangaratta Jazz Festival, with new music written by Fuchs, Keller and ‘No Tango’ bassist Oster.

15.5.14 Dresden

16.5.14 Berlin

17.5.14 Dortmund (WDR Jazz Meeting)

18:5.14 Luxembourg

22.5.14 Wuppertal

23.5.14 Munich

15.5.14 Cologne

 more info: www.artpipes.net

Upcoming concerts

8.5.2015 Köln

Klangraum Kunigunde, Schillplatz

KontraSax

13.5.2015 Bonn

Rheinisches Landesmuseum

Theaternacht Bonn, "Die Eiszeitjägerin"