Jazzfest Berlin

Programme 2018

GRAND OPENING: Haus of Jazz

GRAND OPENING: Haus of Jazz

10 acts – 5 stages – 7 hours programme
Haus der Berliner Festspiele
Thu 01 Nov 2018, 17:30
Haus der Berliner Festspiele

TRANS LUCENT & Lunatic Cloud Ten

Installations
Haus der Berliner Festspiele
THU 01 to SUN 04 Nov 2018
FutureLeaks: Umschlagplatz der Visionen

FutureLeaks: Umschlagplatz der Visionen (The Marketplace of Visions)

Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
THU 01 Nov & FRI 02 Nov 2018, from 17:30
KIM Collective

UN(TER)ORT: KIM Collective

Carte blanche – Installation & Happening/Party
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Lower Stage
THU 01 Nov & FRI 02 Nov 2018, from 17:30
Les Stances à Sophie

Les Stances à Sophie (Sophie’s ways)

Film by Moshé Mizrahi
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Kassenhalle
Fri 02 Nov 2018, 15:00

Afrofuturismus & Empowerment

Panel
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Fri 02 Nov 2018, 16:30
Tania Giannouli Trio

Tania Giannouli Trio

A-Trane
Fri 02 Nov 2018, 21:00
WorldService Project

WorldService Project

Quasimodo
FRI 02 Nov 2018, 22:30, Doors open at 21:00
Théo Ceccaldi “Freaks”

Théo Ceccaldi “Freaks”

Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Side Stage
Fri 02 Nov 2018, 22:45
Parallelwelten: Improvisation & Games

Parallelwelten: Digitally Improvised with Trio Tin Men and the Telephone

Interactive workshop for young people
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 11:00
Tin Men and the Telephone

Tin Men and the Telephone

Family concert
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 14:30

Don’t want no prince, want a sword!

Panel
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Kassenhalle
SAT 03 Nov 2018, 14:45
The Great War of the Harlem Hellfighters

The Great War of the Harlem Hellfighters

Documentary by François Reinhardt
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Kassenhalle
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 16:30

James Reese Europe & the Absence of Ruin

Panel
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 18:00
Jason Moran, Jazzmeia Horn

WDR Big Band feat. Jazzmeia Horn / Jason Moran – The Harlem Hellfighters

Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Main Stage
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 20:00
Mary Halvorson, Taiko Saito, Liz Allbee, Chris Dahlgren

Halvorson / Saito / Allbee / Dahlgren

Mary Halvorson Berlin Special
A-Trane
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 21:00
Hermia/Ceccaldi/Darrifourcq

Hermia / Darrifourcq / Ceccaldi

Quasimodo
SAT 03 Nov 2018, 22:30, doors open at 21:00
DJ Amir, DJ Antal, Nubya Garcia, Makaya McCraven, DJ Darryn Jones

Berlin-Chicago-London Special feat. Nubya Garcia und Makaya McCraven

Jazzfest Berlin x J.A.W
Prince Charles
SAT 03 Nov 2018, 23:00, Doors open at 22:00
Masecki / Rogiewicz: Ragtime

Masecki / Rogiewicz: Ragtime

Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 23:00
Maciej Obara Quartet

Maciej Obara Quartet

Unloved
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Side Stage
Sat 03 Nov 2018, 23:30
Hairdressing salon in Wilmersdorf

Kiezkonzerte

Neighbourhood Concerts at the Fasanenplatz
hairdresser’s, gallery, living room
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 11:00
Arthur Jafa, APEX, 2013, Installation, Arthur Jafa, Julia Stoschek Collection Berlin

Arthur Jafa: A Series of Utterly Improbable, Yet Extraordinary Renditions

Guided tours in the exhibition
Julia Stoschek Collection Berlin
SUN 04 Nov 2018, 12:00 & 13:00
Silence Meal

Silence Meal

Nina Backman
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Kassenhalle
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 12:30
Maria Faust, Kara-Lis Coverdale

Threads of Estonia

Maria Faust / Kara-Lis Coverdale
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 15:30
“Bill Frisell: A portrait” by Emma Franz

Bill Frisell: A Portrait

Documentary by Emma Franz
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Kassenhalle
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 16:00

Mary Halvorson

Artist Talk
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Upper Foyer
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 18:00
Mary Halvorson Octet, Kim Myhr, Bill Frisell

Kim Myhr / Mary Halvorson Octet / Bill Frisell

Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Main Stage
Sun 04 Nov 2018, 19:00

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Playlist for Jazzfest Berlin 2018

Jazzfest Berlin 2018

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Jazzfest Berlin

Premieres

8 commissioned works & world premieres
11 German premieres
4 German premieres of albums

Jazzfest Berlin

Creative border crossings and
collective visions

Nadin Deventer about her first festival edition