Alma have fitted out traditional folk music in some groovy modern clothes, yet without dressing it up as something it isn’t: Julia, Matteo, Marlene, Evelyn and Marie-Theres play the violin, the double bass and the accordion, they sing and yodel, imbued with cheerfulness and humor, with passion and melancholy.
Ángela Tröndle and Pippo Corvino started their musical collaboration in early 2016 through the internet, writing and arranging songs together without having met each other in person.
Henriksen has composed and commissioned music for festivals, films and documentary programs. He has a long discography counting over 140 records in total. Received together with Supersilent The Alarm Award 2004.
Founded in 1991 by Johannes Hiemetsberger, CHORUS SINE NOMINE is one of Austria’s leading vocal ensembles. They perform at well-known festivals all over the world.
The Tanzhausgeiger play ‘dirty’ traditional dance music. These five full-blooded musicians had already known each other for a long time when they formed the Tanzhausgeiger about four years ago.
We met by chance one night in 2009 during a folk festival in Copenhagen. Ale and Rune were standing in the corner of a pub jamming some folk tunes. Nikolaj just came in, sat at the piano and began to play along.
These five musicians enojy their profession and you can feel their enthusiasm in refined musical arrangements and expressivity, with witch they delight their audience in both concerts and dances.
Helene Blum & Harald Haugaard are among Denmark’s finest and most busy artists with more than 500 performances during the past six years, most of them abroad.
Villa Wunder (eng.: villa miracle) is a contemporary music-theatre piece for kids aged 5 and older.
With a unique consistency and precision, four individual voices blend together as a single entity. Kraja have created their own musical universe: meditative, touching and poetic, which has enthralled audiences as well as critics.
Lukas Lauermann, born in Vienna in 1985, works as a live and studio musician, arranger and composer, collaborating with bands and artists such as e. g. Donauwellenreiter, Ritornell, Soap&Skin, ALASAC, Mimu Merz and Der Nino aus Wien.
Born in 1959, he presently lives with his wife Ursula in the Upper-Austrian village Grünau, in the valley of the river Alm. The couple have four daughters and a son.
Stubenmusic. The »Stube« is the parlor or best room in a farmhouse, usually paneled in wood, a place where people go to have a rest, to celebrate, to mourn, and to make music.
Simon Zöchbauer is an Austrian trumpeter, composer, improviser, singer and zither player. He was born in 1988 in Herzogenburg, Lower Austria, where he started his musical career at the local music school.
It would be a little bit too easy to brand Sixtus Preiss only as a jazzman. He offers more than that. As a producer he oscilates between razorsharp drums, lush layers of synth and a clear and precise idea of a hook line.
Strings & Bass combines classical virtuosity with relentless groove, complex compositions with colourful improvisation, and absolute perfection with the primal musicality of folk music.
The Unissonus ensemble was founded in 2014 and focuses on dance music and songs from the region of Bavaria, Austria and Bohemia and uses a variation of traditional instruments.
The acclaimed jazz/improv/groove/funk combo KOMPOST 3 and Mira Lu Kovacs, vocalist and leader of the Amadeus Award-winning band Schmieds Puls, are making a shared excursion into airy, cinematic, downtempo pop.