concert: Uni Big Band Kassel & thePriorities


Kulturzentrum Schlachthof (Kassel), Kassel

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The big band of the Institute of Music of the University of Kassel presented this semester “The Music of Snarky Puppy u.a.”. In the repertoire are pieces by Michael League (Snarky Puppy) by various arrangers and coming young composers and -arrangeuren, Fynn was J. Grossmann and Anthony Williams. with big band- Music genre fusion / jazz-rock can be expected.

Long included Snarky Puppy of the most important groupings of fusion jazz. They are completely unique, mainly because the US group, the boundaries between experimental jazz, Rock and funk blur can always. With the albums Tell Your Friends groundUp is Snarky Puppy earned a larger fan base. But with the album We Like it Here - taken before studio audiences in Utrecht- gained the group by spreading the concert mid-section on Youtube worldwide attention. In this concert (also released on DVD) the audience was equipped with headphones and sonicated.

thePriorities present their energetic program of songs from the Golden 60s until today. Follow the tradition of the great Soul- and radio sizes of past decades and continues to exist by their entertaining, varied and glamorous program. Initially conceived as a student project, grew the level of awareness and the aspirations of the nine musicians. It became clear: thePriorities is more than any university band. bold Drums, a tight-grooving Thythmusgruppe, a most striking horn section and not least the – varying between eingelsgleich and rock tube – Voices of the singer January Rölleke and singer Marie-Charlott Boltze shred – no question. If one mixes this with a Extensive repertoire, consisting of the classic soul of golden 60, the danceable funk of the '70s and a dash of neo-soul of the last decades, creates a hot chili con Soul: Fiery, piquant, multifaceted – not lukewarm , but hot! So hold on, we´re coming!

presale reduced (Maybe. plus. fees): 8,-€ *
presale normal (Maybe. plus. fees): 12,- €
Box office reduced: 12,- € *
Box office normal: 16,- €

The event is not with chairs; there is open seating.

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