• A cheering and warm company: Peter Bacon in thejazzbreakfast.com!

    January 7, 2016

    What a delight! Check out Peter Bacon’s insightful review of our latest album in thejazzbreakfast.com. Thanks for your kind words, Peter! thejazzbreakfast.com 06.01.2016 Both German saxophonist/flautist Heinrich von Kalnein and American pianist Michael Abene might be more closely associated in our minds with big bands (Jazz Bigband Graz, and both Maynard Ferguson and WDR Big Band from… Read more »

  • 4 * for the CD DREAMLINER in the November edition of JAZZTHETIK (GER)

    November 9, 2015

    German critic wrote a very nice and insightful review of DREAMLINER in the current (November / December) edition of German JAZZTHETIK magazine: ” ,,I think we should record”, fasste Michael Abene Heinrich von Kalneins Gedanken in Worte. Schön, dass sie es gemacht haben! Die beiden Musiker finden sich auf einer sehr intimen Einspielung in acht… Read more »

  • “Dreamliner” in Jazzpodium (GER) October 2015

    October 3, 2015

    Another nice review in our of Germany’s leading jazz papers by Thorsten Hingst: “…entspannte Gelassenheit und eine überraschend geballte und zupackende Griffigkeit anderseits. Ein großartiges wohl austariertes Spannungsverhältnis, das die kompositorische Meisterklasse der Musiker nachdrücklich unterstreicht for patients in a fee that is acceptable and without serious com – diet.The premise and purpose of the… Read more »

  • CD DREAMLINER” Album of the Week!

    August 28, 2015

    28.08.2015: Not even out yet and already on the way up: in this weekend’s magazine RONDO of the Austrian national paper DER STANDARD critic Ljubisa Tosic chose DREAMLINER ‘Album der Woche’. “…unprätentiös, zeitlos und konzentriert wie in sich überzeugend.” Thank you very much! You may order already via our webshop.

  • JBBG – Jazz Bigband Graz “TRUE STORIES”

    August 5, 2015

    The JBBG – Jazz Bigband Graz under leadership of Heinrich von Kalnein & Horst-Michael Schaffer will release it’s next CD “True Stories” under the NATANGO MUSIC label. The music was entirely written and produced by composer, trumpeter and vocalist Horst-Michael Schaffer and features next to the two band leaders the rising stars tenor saxophonist Sebastian… Read more »