I am highly delighted the Modern Drummer Magazine picked my photo for the “kit of the month” feature and published it together with a short interview in their December 2019 issue. Check it out here (A Modern Class Act). This is the second time I was mentioned in the world’s leading drum magazine.
Meanwhile, I have started working on brand new compositions. The stuff will also be produced with The Fire Orange Project, maybe this time with the kit and the brass snare shown above…read more
A new music video presents a dance performance inspired by the music of The Fire Orange Project’s album Offshore Horizons. It features the passionate dancer Louisa-Marie Kossack who carefully picks up the emotion of two selected arrangements from Mario Ehrenberg-Kempf and me in her choreography.
This year starts off with fresh music in the German broadcast. For those who missed to listen live,
here is an excerpt of what’s been on air…
- HR2 Jazzgroove – 2018/01, German broadcast (Hessische Rundfunk, G. Hottmann)
- NDR Info’s Play Jazz! – 2018/03, German broadcast (Norddeutscher Rundfunk, C. Erber)
If you’re interested in the album Offshore Horizons – please check out our webpage under www.thefireorangeproject.com .
“…This production was about pursuing a distinct ensemble sound that blends traditional tones with modern edge. The music, itself, is based on certain experiences and ventures compiling ideas of Mario Ehrenberg-Kempf and myself. Taking the time to step into this album will allow the listener to relate to the various moods. Like a long voyage into the calling sea, it all started with some initial ideas a while ago that eventually casted off from the coastline – hence the title. And when finally reaching the harbor, I realized we have come up with the exact kind of sound I was looking for…” read more