THiNK BiG! Networking on European Level

THiNK BiG! Networking on European Level

THiNK BiG! Networking on European Level

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FUCHSTHONE RELOADED#6 (2024)

Once again breaking new ground: the FUCHSTHONE Reloaded #6 programme is all about visualization, improvisation and new ensemble formats.

Nov 15th, 2024 Dortmund, Domicil 20h

Reloaded# 6. The FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA presents its current programme of new compositions together with videoartist Claudia Schmitz.
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Nov 14th, 2024 Cologne, Stadtgarten

Reloaded #6. The FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA presents its current programme of new compositions together with videoartist Claudia Schmitz. Tickets and …

May 30th, 2024 Cologne, Stadtgarten

Reloaded #6. The FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA presents its current programme of new compositions as part of the “RELOADED” concert series. Tickets and …

Jan. 23rd, 2024 – RADIO 674 FM

At 4 pm: FUNKT-Sessionsguests today are Christina Fuchs, Caroline Thon, Eva Pöpplein talking with Dietmar Bonnen & Georg Dietzler

9/23 JazzThing

„With their debut album „Structures & Beauty“ (enja/edel), the Fuchsthone Orchestra is taking a creative inventory. Recorded in June 2022 at the Deutschlandfunk broadcasting hall in Cologne, the material was more than enough for a double CD, but not one note,...

09/23 NRZ

„The FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA captivated the audience in the Kathrin-Türks-Halle/Dinslaken with excursions into extraordinary worlds of sound.Glaciers are melting, ice masses are breaking. It cracks, it crashes with drumbeats and hissing cymbals. The compact sound layers...

09/23 Süddeutsche Zeitung

„Experienced big band masterminds have joined forces with Christina Fuchs and Caroline Thon. ‚Structures & Beauty', the title of the highly acclaimed album recently released on the Enja & Yellowbird label, captures in a nutshell what distinguishes the...

09/23 KulturZeitschrift (Österreich)

„The richness of musical ideas, the versatile compositions and the outstanding skills of the players alone would make a performance of the performance of the FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA an Eldorado for adventurous music fans. Christina Fuchs and Caroline Thon combine their...

09/23 Zeitschrift f. Kultur & Gesellschaft (Austria)

„Magnificent cinema for the ears! Listening for the first time to the eight compositions … you will be flashed by this completely unconventional ride on a musical roller coaster: such fun with experimentation and strong contrasts. This variety of moods and sound...

08/23 JazzPodium

„System blasters! Is this (still) jazz or simply music that doesn't care about categories? Are we listening to notes that have the potential to become system breakers? Anyone who gets involved with the good ninety minutes of Fuchsthone Orchestra will not only...

08/23 Kulturtipp CH

„The eight-part concept album alternates from a well-balanced big band set to an avantgarde stirring sound cascade and has lyrics by Greta Thunberg pop up. A multi-layered auditory movie…“

06/23 JazzThing

„Big, so beautiful. Structures & Beauty is the assertion that beauty exists…“

06/23 Jazzpodium

„…Zappa would have had a blast with it, though Carla Bley's „Escalator over the Hill“ epic could also have been the inspiration. Philosophical thinking meets musical vision here…radically fresh and exciting!“

05/23 Bonner Generalanzeiger

„Spectacular concert by the Fuchsthone Orchestra from Cologne rocked the Pantheon…certainly one of the best of the 13th Bonn Jazz Festival…“

05/23 Jazzthetik

„The debut double album of the Fuchsthone Orchestra is a large-orchestral masterpiece…Structures&Beauty unites all that can make large orchestral jazz thrilling: free and heavy grooving passages, soloists who pour their whole heart into this music, and a political...

05/23 MELODIVA online Magazin

„Structures & Beauty" is a magnificent jazz CD with depth which reminds us that we are in control of our own destiny.”

04/23 FAZ

„The composers Caroline Thon and Christina Fuchs assembled a strong ensemble with the FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA, in which singer Fiippa Gojo shines on the microphone. The consistently strong soloists include such distinctive musicians as trumpeter John-Dennis Renken, alto...

The most important heads of European large ensembles in jazz and improvised music will meet in November 2021 in Clermont Ferrand, France, for networking and a joint exchange of ideas under the motto “Think Big”.

As a “GRAND FORMAT”, the FUCHSTHONE ORCHESTRA team will also be there, represented by Caroline Thon.
“We are looking forward to the ideas and experiences of our colleagues from the neighbouring countries.”