“The grass is greener on the other side” seems to be the artistic motto of the exceptional Austrian trumpeter from Berlin – Richard Koch.
Strictly speaking, he no longer lives in Berlin, but last winter moved to a rural commune in Brandenburg – 40 km from the capital.
But he is still drawn to the city to make music, where he records and plays concerts with Nils Frahm, Jimi Tenor, Peter Fox and the Beatsteaks, among others. In this sense, it is fitting that he has named the second studio album of his quartet, which was released on XJAZZ Music, “Stadt” (“City”).
With the kind support of the Austrian Cultural Forum Berlin