Due to the current COVID-19 situation there will unfortunately be no performances until April 19

ANDREJ HERMLIN and his SWING DANCE ORCHESTRA

THE STORY OF JAZZ

– FROM RAGTIME TO SWING –

Jazz – the music of America. For some, its history begins with Miles Davis at the earliest…

One more reason for Andrej Hermlin and his musicians to shine a light on the first fifty years of jazz.

From Scott Joplin’s ragtime to Louis Armstrong’s oldtime jazz, to Benny Goodman’s swing – a concert programme with rarely before seen variety, many different arrangements and interesting guests. “The Story of Jazz” – a fascinating history of a music, that has seen vast change and transformation over the decades.

Featuring : ANDREJ HERMLIN and his SWING DANCE ORCHESTRA in various arrangements

THE SKYLARKS ( Vocals )

Solos: Rachel Hermlin, David Hermlin and guests

This show aims to present the history of classic jazz styles in an entertaining way – a trip through time from the turn of the century until approximately 1945.

Among the stopovers are :

RAGTIME – the music of Scott Joplin

BLUES

OLDTIME JAZZ –- L. Armstrong, B. Beiderbecke and more

EARLY SWING –  from oldtime jazz to swing – the music between 1930 and 1935

BOOGIE WOOGIE – a predecessor of rock ‘n’ roll

SWING GOES TO HOLLYWOOD – music in film

JAZZ IN EUROPE – remembering European swing orchestras

THE SMALL BANDS – with ANDREJ HERMLIN and his SWING DANCE BAND

THE BIG BANDS – the large orchestra plays the hits of the most famous bands from the 1930s and early 1940s ( Goodman / Dorsey / Ellington / Basie / Miller / Hermann )

 

THE STORY OF JAZZ – a unique show about the world’s first pop music and its fascinating history!

 

Tuesday, 30.03.2020

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Price:

Tickets from € 42,70*

*10% Booking fee and €2,00 Ticket fee not incl.


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