jazz & blues

Julia Hülsmann

Part of EFG London Jazz Festival

Mark 50 years of jazz label ECM at a performance by the German pianist with long-time collaborators bassist Marc Muellbauer and drummer Heinrich Köbberling.

Julia Hülsmann Trio is joined by tenor saxophonist Uli Kempendorff, who also collaborates on their seventh album on ECM which is due for release in 2019 – signalling a new timbre for the group.

After joining forces in 1997, the trio released their first album with ECM, The End of a Summer, in 2008.

classy and vivacious ****
Profoundly beautiful and possessing a telepathic interaction that can only come from years playing together

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Purcell Room


Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)


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Under-14s should be accompanied by an adult.

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Purcell Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall at 12.30pm: pre-concert talk. Join Julia Hülsmann and Joe Lovano for a conversation, moderated by Jane Cornwell, focusing on their experiences with recording for ECM and how the label has been home to their music with its values, cultures and aesthetics. Admission free.