Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr

Gravity - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9507-2
  • Barcode: 614427950727
  • German Release: 29/04/2011

Nach „Remeber Chet“ und „Upgraded“ ein weiterer Quantensprung in der Laufbahn der beiden Ausnahmetalente: „Dem wunderbaren Trompeter Julian Wasserfuhr und seinem kongenialen Pianistenbruder Roman gelingt es, jenseits allen handwerklichen Könnens und instrumentaler Virtuosität, die sie ohnehin besitzen, Emotion direkt zu transportieren.“ Matthias Brandt (Dt. Schauspieler)

No longer available – out of print

After their debut album Remember Chet (2006), on which the then 17-year-old trumpeter Julian Wasserfuhr followed in Chet Baker’s footsteps, the Wasserfuhr brothers grew into an exceptional phenomenon on the German jazz scene. Such incredible and astonishing maturity had not been heard in a young trumpeter since Till Brönner. Equally impressive was the way his only older brother Roman accompanied him on the piano in a near symbiotic way. The trumpeter Manfred Schoof once said. “A career begins with imitation,” and the brothers have devoted themselves to their heroes at this early stage of their career, because only when you’re familiar with the jazz tradition is it possible to create your own oeuvre.By playing numerous concerts the Wasserfuhrs quickly reached a broad audience and gained acclaim on the scene. Therefore, it is rather obvi...

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Julian Wasserfuhr / trumpet, flugelhorn
Roman Wasserfuhr / piano, celesta, synth
Lars Danielsson / bass, cello, guitar
Wolfgang Haffner / drums

Recording Information

Produced by Wolfgang Haffner
Recorded at Hansa Tonstudios Berlin by Arne Schumann, January 4 - 6, 2011. Assisted by Conrad Hensel. Additional Recordings at Tia Dia Studios, Mölnlycke, Sweden and Wasserfuhr Studios, Hückeswagen.
Mixed and mastered at Mikrokosmos Studio by Arne Schumann.