SONIQ / Eurasian Encounters
Soniq is a brand new project started by a group of musicians who believe that something new can truly happen, if you open up to other cultures and foreign concepts. The following concerts will be the first encounter featuring
Jarry Singla (p), Ramesh Shotham (perc), Christina Fuchs (cl, sax), Macieij Garbowski (kb, vc), Sanjeev Chimmalgi (voc)
15.11.2016 Bochum, Kunstmuseum 16.11.2016 Köln, Stadtgarten 19.11.2016 Essen, Katakombentheater
International Competition 'Scrivere in Jazz' 2016 Sardinia/Italy
1st price for Christina Fuchs at the international competition for jazz orchestra 'Scrivere in Jazz' in the category 'original composition' ! The final concerts took place on September 8th and 9th in Sassari, Palazzo di Città/Teatro Civico. The music was played by the 'Orchestra Jazz della Sardegna', Conductor: Paolo Silvestri.
Christina Fuchs / NoTango Quartet - New Release 2016/17
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 2016/17!
next concerts: 8.3.17 Frankfurt 16.3.17 Essen
Christina Fuchs 'No Tango Quartet' @ Jazz au Chellah Festival Maroc
No Tango Quartet live @ the Festival Jazz au Chellah Rabat/Maroc
Sept 20, 2015 8:30 pm
After the quartet concert, No Tango will meet the marocan singer Sana'a Marahati with
her band on the same stage at 9:30 pm
Sept 21, 2015 No Tango Quartet @ Tanger /Maroc
Salle Severo Ochoa, 8:30 pm- thanks to Goethe Institute Maroc
WDR JAZZ AWARD winner for COMPOSITION 2014: Christina Fuchs
COLOGNE meets MELBOURNE
Europe Tour 2014
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.
17.5.14 Dortmund (WDR Jazz Meeting)
more info: www.artpipes.net special thanks to Maryanne Piper for the idea and organisation
LAGASH - New Music from Mesopotamia
Philharmonie Berlin 26.1.2016
Saad Thamir Vocals, Framedrums and Composition
Dietmar Fuhr Double Bass
Christina Fuchs Clarinet
Jarry Singla Piano