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The ACT Jubilee Concert - CD | 2 CD Set

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 6015-2
  • Barcode: 614427601520
  • German Release: 27/04/2012

Der Live-Mitschnitt des umjubelten Konzerts in der Laeiszhalle Hamburg: „Eine weltklasse Session“ (Die Bunte) zum 20sten Label-Geburtstag: „mit bollernden Tutti, verschiedenen Trios und Quartetten. großes Programm, großer Applaus“ (Die Welt)

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Whoever thought jazz is a marginal branch of music meant for small cellar pubs was disabused at the ACT jubilee concerts during the first week of February 2012. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Munich label, jazz visited the impressive concert halls in Germany. Around 4.500 people followed its call and experienced during the four concert nights how the spotlight was turned on jazz. ACT all-star ensemble consisting of nine musicians thrilled the audience at the Philharmonie in Berlin (KMS), Muffathalle in Munich, Tonhalle in Düsseldorf and Laeiszhalle in Hamburg in a performance that according to the German magazine BUNTE was “a world class session with the very best of jazz”. The newspaper DIE WELT was greatly impressed after the final concert in Hamburg on the 5th February and spoke of “a magnificent programme and a storm...

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Nils Landgren / trombone & vocals
Céline Bonacina / baritone sax
Verneri Pohjola / trumpet
Michael Wollny / piano
Nguyên Lê / guitar
Lars Danielsson / bass
Wolfgang Haffner / drums

Special Guests:
Cæcilie Norby / vocals
Leszek Możdżer / piano

Recording Information

Musical Director: Nils Landgren

Recorded at Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Germany, 05.02.2012
Sound Engineer: Sven Kohlwage
Producers for NDR: Axel Dürr and Stefan Gerdes
CD Mix and Mastering by Klaus Scheuermann / 4Ohm

The ACT Jubilee Concert Tour was produced by Nils Landgren & Siggi Loch
for Karsten Jahnke Konzertdirektion GmbH staged in Berlin, München,
Düsseldorf and Hamburg