March 08, 2019
Jacques Loussier - Mourning the great jazz pianist
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Jacques Loussier. The French jazz pianist and composer, mostly known for his „Play Bach Trio“, that approached Johann Sebastian Bach’s music with jazz improvisation and swing elements, has died at the age of 84 on March 05, 2019.
February 19, 2019
Jörg Burger curates new Kompakt compilation-series „Velvet Desert Music“
Velvet Desert Music Vol. 1 introduces a new compilation series on Kompakt, curated by one of Cologne’s leading figures in electronic music, Jörg Burger (aka The Modernist, The Bionaut, Burger/Ink and many more).