(Telekom Forum | 22.4.2016)
BuJazzO is the official jazz youth orchestra of the Federal Republic of Germany. Outstanding young musicians between the ages of 17 and 24 join with renowned conductors and instructors to create an ensemble with the highest musical standards. Founded in 1988, BuJazzO is widely recognized as a training ground for tomorrow’s successful jazz musicians. For this year’s Jazzfest Bonn, they have prepared a program with exciting new examples of German Big Band jazz, including previously unheard material from prizewinning young composers and arrangers in the 2016 BuJazzO competition.
Niels Klein – musical director