Fr, 15/10/2021, 19:30 Uhr

Achim Kaufmann

with Uchihashi, Delius and Dunston

Achim Kaufmann (piano) presents a new trio with Tobias Delius (alto sax, clarinet) and Nick Dunston (double bass) and a duo with Kuzu Uchihashi (guitar).

Doors 19:30 / Concert 20:30
Reserve seat:

ACHIM KAUFMANN is a composer and pianist who has been touring internationally with the trio Kaufmann/Gratkowski/de Joode since 2002. Other notable projects include grünen (with Robert Landfermann and Christian Lillinger), Oni Kramler (with Matthias Schubert, Antonio Borghini, and various guests), and a trio with cellist Okkyung Lee and trumpeter Axel Dörner. (

TOBIAS DELIUS moved to Amsterdam in 1984 and studied for a short while at the Sweelinck Conservatorium. He quickly became involved with Amsterdam improvisers and dropped his studies to immerse himself in the improvised music scene. In 1990 he was awarded the Podiumprijs from the organisation Stichting Jazz in Nederland. He has worked in Europe and overseas with such musicians as Steve Lacy, Louis Moholo’s Viva-la-black, Bill Frisell, Mark Feldman and Trio Clusone, Misha Mengelberg, Steve Beresford, Jeb Bishop, Kent Kessler, Hamid Drake, and Ray Anderson.

NICK DUNSTON is a composer, improviser, instrumentalist, and “indispensable player on the New York avant-garde" (New York Times). In 2019 he was awarded the Van Lier Fellowship by Roulette Intermedium, which supported the world premieres of The Floor is Lava! (upright bass quintet), and La Operación (double saxophone trio with soprano voice). Also in 2019 he released his debut album Atlantic Extraction for double bass, drums, electric guitar, flute, and violin. From 2016-2019, he was a monthly contributor to Hot House Jazz Magazine. (

KAZU UCHIHASHI is a guitarist and daxophone player. A member of Otomo Yoshihide's Ground Zero during the 1990s, he has also conducted his rock band Altered States for 31 years, performed extensively as a soloist, and established the label Innocent Record.(

With kind support from Neustart Kultur, Initiative Musik gGmbH, and Die Beauftragte der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien

  • Bemerkungen zum Datum und Uhrzeit: Doors 19:30 / Concert 20:30
  • KM28
  • Karl-Marx Str. 28, Berlin