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Branford Marsalis at JAM MUSIC LAB University

Branford Marsalis at JAM MUSIC LAB University

March 27th, 2019

JAM MUSIC LAB Private University is very happy to welcome saxophonist, composer, music educator and three time Grammy Award Winner Brandford Marsalis. 

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Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen and the delegation for culture and science visited Israel

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen and the delegation for culture and science visited Israel

February 28th, 2019

It was my big pleasure and honour to be part of the Austrian delegation for culture and science and visited the Albert Einstein Archives at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Weizmann Institute, the Technion Israel Institute of Technology and the Central Committee of Jews from Austria.

Science Ball

JAM MUSIC LAB University at the Vienna Science Ball 2019

January 29th, 2019

JAM Music Lab was represented by US-partner Jeffrey Levenson, the JAM MUSIC LAB All Star Band with Thomas Gansch, Bertl Mayer and the fabulous students of the University.

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Jazz Congress 2019 at Lincoln Center

Jazz Congress 2019 at Lincoln Center

January 15th, 2019

Jeffrey Levenson and myself represented Jam Music Lab at one of the worldwide biggest jazz summits.

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Oe1

Ö1 Awards Another Jazz Scholarship

December 1st, 2018

For its second year running the Austrian radio station, Ö1, will be awarding a jazz scholarship as part of its talent exchange initiative.

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Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen on an official visit to the Serbian capital Belgrad

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen on an official visit to the Serbian capital Belgrad

October 30th, 2018

Again it was my big pleasure and honor to be part of the delegation for culture and science.

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Meeting Arvo Pärt in Estonia

Meeting Arvo Pärt in Estonia

June 17th, 2018

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen is on an official visit to the Estonian capital Tallinn.

I am part of the Austrian delegation for culture and science and just met composer Arvo Pärt at the brand new Arvo Pärt Centre in Laulasmaa.

Jazznacht

Invitation to the Ö1 Jazz Night

June 12th, 2018

It is my big pleasure to be invited to the Ö1 Jazz night and to present my music. 

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Ö1 Winner

Saxophonist Robert Unterköfler - Winner of the 1st Ö1 Jazz Scholarship

June 9th, 2018
Beasley

John Beasley wins „Spheres of a Genius“, a composition competition by JAM MUSIC LAB and Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna

June 1st, 2018

The prize-winning work „Simplexity“ will be premiered on June 7th, 2018 in the Golden Hall of the Vienna Musikverein. 

Int Jazz Day

Meeting Herbie Hancock at International Jazz Day in St. Petersburg

May 10th, 2018

Many thanks to Jeffrey Levenson who invited Ulli Sych, head of the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, and myself to this inspiring event, organized by the United Nations and UNESCO.

James Burton

Interview with guitar legend James Burton

January 27th, 2018

Born in 1939, James Burton was shaping the sounds of Rock and Roll, Rhythm and Blues and Country Music. He played with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Ricky Nelson, John Denver, Bruce Springsteen and many others, and became one of the most influential guitarist in the 20th century. 

Ö1

Ö1 and JAM MUSIC LAB University are awarding a Jazz Scholarship

January 12th, 2018

Dr. Andreas Felber, head of the jazz department of the Austrian radio station Ö1 and myself created the idea of this new scholarship. 

Ratka

Invitation to the Honorary Commitee of Vienna Ball of Science

December 20th, 2017

Science in Vienna is large and diverse: 215.000 students and researchers (= 12.5% of pop.) at 20 public and private universities plus research institutes, museums and funding agencies. The Vienna Science Ball represents Vienna’s science and research community in its excellence and diversity. 

Superfly

JAM MUSIC LAB Radio Sessions - a new Show at Radio Superfly!

November 17th, 2017

I am very happy to host a monthly radio show from now on.

The Jam Music Lab Radio Sessions is broadcasted every first Sunday of the month at 9:00 p.m. and is a co-production of Radio Superfly and JAM MUSIC LAB Private University for Jazz