Woody Black 4 at Aarhus Jazz Festival at Udstillingsstedet Spanien 19c
Toying with the ultra-traditional quartet format.
This bass clarinet quartet from Vienna brings the sound of wood and jazz to this year's jazz festival. The four young virtuosos have a playful approach to the ultra-traditional format, and the bass clarinet really shines through in all aspects.
With predominantly original material, Woody Black 4 move through notes inspired by jazz, classical, pop, or folk music with ease. There are elegant and swinging rhythmic tunes and beautiful spherical sounds, all delivered with immense energy and charm.
Woody Black 4 have not gone unnoticed on the European jazz scene. In 2014, they won the finale of the European Jazz Contest in Maastricht, and in 2016, they were chosen to play at the famous jazz expo Jazzahead in Bremen.
Thus, we may expect a finely-tuned band with a contagious joy for music. Phonognom looks forward to presenting this band to Danish jazz fans. ...
uploaded this event on June 25, 2017