SATURDAY | 03.03.2018
8:00 p.m., Jazz evening in the
MDR Landesfunkhaus Saxony-Anhalt of Magdeburg
In Love with Shakespeare
Music by Julia Hülsmann
Featuring settings of Shakespeare's sonnets
Piano: Julia Hülsmann
Vocals: Torun Eriksen
For many years Julia Hülsmann, the "Poet of German Jazz" (DIE ZEIT), has captivated the European jazz scene with her own uniquely sensitive pianist vocabulary. Now, together with the Norwegian singer Torun Eriksen, the star performer, who currently resides in Berlin, has developed a highly exciting duo project.
Festivalgoers can look forward to an of evening of quiet reflection with selected songs by Eriksen and poems by E. E. Cummings, Shakespeare or Rumi, newly set to music by Julia Hülsmann.
In cooperation with the
MDR Landesfunkhaus Sachsen-Anhalt in Magdeburg.