Joe McPhee (trumpet, saxophones)
John Edwards (double bass)
Klaus Kugel (drums)

Upcoming cd on NotTwo Records:

recorded 24th of September 2017, Metallurgov House Of Culture, Zaporozhye, Ukraine

Next tours:
12th until 21st of October 2018
5th until 14th of April 2019

booking: BE1TWO • Jimi Wunderlich
phone: +49-30-2944-9781 • email:

▼ listen to the trio here
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Photo © Photomusix/C.Marx

"... (
Joe McPhee's) magical take on avant-garde sax remains one of the wonders of the scene. He still has one of the most beautiful tones on the planet, even when he’s reaching for jazz’s outer limits." mjd 5/02

John Edwards has always been involved with a wide diversity of musical styles and situations. At home with composed and improvised music he is one of the busiest musicians on the scene.

Klaus Kugel is one of Central Europe's busiest and most articulate modern jazz drummers ... he treads the boundary between inside and outside playing in a particularly incisive way; always listening and never getting caught up in his own considerable chops." - Dave Wayne, AAJ, 2013

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Photo by Igor Avdeyev

First tour of the trio in 2017:

Sept. 22, Geneva, AMR (CH)
Sept. 24, Zaporozhye, Metallurgov House Of Culture (UA) (cd recording)
Sept. 25, Zaporozhye, concert & workshop @ the Music Akademie (UA)
Sept. 26, Vienna, Martinschloessl (AT)
Sept. 27, Villach, Kulturhof:keller (AT)
Sept. 28, Weikersheim, W71 (DE)
Sept. 29, Schorndorf, Manufaktur (DE)
Sept. 30, Mainz, Atelier Christiane Schauder (DE)
Oct. 01, Brugge, Parzzar (BE)
Oct. 03, Duisburg, Lokal Harmonie / Kreativquartier Ruhrort (DE)
Oct. 04, Berlin, A-Trane (DE)

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Photo by Vlad Reznov

booking: BE1TWO • Jimi Wunderlich • phone: +49-30-2944-9781 • email: