Wolfgang Haffner

Round Silence - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Kat Nr.: ACT 9605-2
  • Barcode: 614427960528
  • VÖ. Deutschland: 25.09.2009
  • Genre: Nu Jazz

"In der Ruhe liegt die Kraft" (Jazzpodium): Round Silence ist ein Kreisen um die Stille, das nicht lautlos an einem vorüber geht und keinesfalls überhört werden sollte:

Aus vertrieblichen Gründen nicht mehr erhältlich

Wolfgang Haffner has been among the world’s most renowned drummers for a long time. He played with outstanding musicians like Chaka Kahn, Albert Mangelsdorff, Klaus Doldinger, Till Brönner or Nils Landgren. His discography as a sideman comprises more than 400 recordings, but as a bandleader and composer Haffner is no longer an insider’s tip. With his 2008 album Acoustic Shapes (ACT 9468-2) he made his way into the “world elite of piano trios” (JazzPodium). It’s no wonder then that on his latest release, Round Silence, we again find Haffner in select company. The already successful trio, completed by Swedish bass player Lars Danielsson and pianist Hubert Nuss from Cologne, join with a selection of illustrious star guests, each giving the album its refinement through their specific style: Sting guitarist Dominic Miller, US American jaz...


Wolfgang Haffner - drums, log drum, table tubes
Hubert Nuss – piano
Lars Danielsson - double bass, cello
Sebastian Studnitzky - trumpet, piano, Fender Rhodes
Christian Diener - electric bass
Ernst Ströer - percussion
Julian Haffner - add. percussion programming (#2)
Fiete Felsch - alto flute
Lutz Büchner - clarinet
Dan Gottschall - trombone

Special Guests:
Dominic Miller – guitar (#1)
Chuck Loeb – guitar (#6)
Kim Sanders – vocals (#3)
Nils Landgren – trombone (#8)


Recorded by Florian Oestreicher at Realistic Sound, Munich, Jan. 22 & 23, 2009
Additional recording at Bohus Sound (Gothenburg) by Åke Linton, A-Trane Studio (Berlin) by Holger Schwark, Les Cypres (France) by Dominic Miller
Mastered by Peter Heider at Purecuts (Nuremberg)

Produced by Wolfgang Haffner
Executive Producer: Siegfried Loch