Nikolett Pankovits Sextet feat. Adam Boncz in Spain and Switzerland

Nikolett Pankovits Sextet feat. Adam Boncz in Spain and Switzerland

After a string of New York performances at venues like Blue Note Jazz Club, Bitter End, Rockwood, Club Bonafide and the Hungarian Embassy the Nikolett Pankovits Sextet featuring Adam Boncz will embark on their Sad But True tour in Europe. It will include 6 performances in Spain and a final...

Summer 2018 Events

Summer 2018 Events

Manu Koch's summer 2018 performance schedule with a series of exciting bands and venues will start June 2nd with Indian guitar virtuoso Prasanna's ensemble at Terraza 7 in Queens. The following day he will join the group of Brazilian vocalist Emanuelle Araujo at Nublu 151. Additional, earlier on Sunday June...

Filtron M at Nublu Classic NYC May 17th

Filtron M at Nublu Classic NYC May 17th

Filtron M will be back at Nublu Classic in New York on May 17th featuring Panagiotis Andreou, Mauricio Zottarelli and Samuel Torres. Set starts at 11pm, Edom Trio before starting at 9pm.

Fundraiser for Eye Foundation of America with Prasanna

Fundraiser for Eye Foundation of America with Prasanna

Join the Eye Foundation of America for an evening of music by Prasanna in support of its work fighting childhood blindness around the world. Event proceeds will support several programs, including the development of a new children’s eye hospital that will provide state-of-the-art care for all children, regardless of their...

Filtron M - NepaMali at Jazzmandu 2017 Oct. 12th - 18th

Filtron M - NepaMali at Jazzmandu 2017 Oct. 12th - 18th

Filtron M will appear at this year's Jazzmandu Festival in Nepal from Oct. 12th - 18th with a new configuration. Featured will be Manu Koch's long time musical collaborators Balla Tounkara from Mali on kora and vocals, Dave Feusi on tenor sax, Damon Banks on bass and the festival's own...

'The Prophet' with Teodora Enache and Oana Pellea debut September 30th

'The Prophet' with Teodora Enache and Oana Pellea debut September 30th

Teodora Enache's 'The Prophet' project will premier in Bucharest on September 30th and will be followed by additional concerts throughout Romania in October. It will feature Romanian actress Oana Pellea and the live band led by Manu Koch will include Apostolos Sideris, Joca Perpignan and Marcel Moldovan among others. See...

André Cymone, True Groove All-Stars and Kellindo Parker

André Cymone, True Groove All-Stars and Kellindo Parker

Some exciting shows with Tomás Doncker and the True Groove Allstars happening during July and August: First up the Maplewoodstock Festival in New Jersey on July 9th, on August 5th at The Colony in Woodstock, and a day prior on August 4th the Allstars will share the night with the...

New Filtron M Video featuring Camila Meza

New Filtron M Video featuring Camila Meza

The new video and track off the Filtron M album Astoria Roots Live, Label La Belle features Camila Meza performed live at Iridium in New York City. This version contains an extract of a poem by Gabriela Mistral and was the first and only time performed live. The band includes...

Navin Chettri's Goonj back in New York

Navin Chettri's Goonj back in New York

The project Goonj by Nepali percussionist and artistic director of the Jazzmandu Festival Navin Chettri will perform again in NY this June. The band will include Jamie Baum on flutes, Kenny Warren on trumpet, Matt Moran on vibraphone, Trifon Dimitrov on bass from the original line-up and will be joined...

Album releases 2017

Album releases 2017

Tomás Doncker's 'The Mess We Made' Deluxe Edition has just been released which features an extended version of Blood & Concrete, a unique blend of the original studio recording with the 360 live performance at Bill Laswell's studio back in Spring 2016. Manu Koch additionally appears on a few other...

Transfiguration June album release tour in Romania

Transfiguration June album release tour in Romania

The Teodora Enache & Benny Rietveld Quintet will launch the Transfiguration album this June with a tour through Romania. It will feature the same personnel from the 2015 recording session in Las Vegas. The tour includes performances in Bucharest, Brasov, Sibiu and Cluj Napoca.

See 'live shows' for more details.

New York Gypsy All-Stars Spring 2016 tour

New York Gypsy All-Stars Spring 2016 tour

Manu Koch will join the NY Gypsy All-Stars again for a tour mid April with shows in Jordan, Kosovo, Turkey and Romania. The New York Gypsy All-Stars consist of clarinetist Ismail Lumanovski from Macedonia, bassist Panagiotis Andreou from Greece and Tamer Pinarbasi on kanun and drummer Engin Gunaydin both from...

Upcoming Filtron M shows

Upcoming Filtron M shows

Filtron M will be back at Nublu on Fridays March 18th with Unique Afrique and April 1st with Astoria Roots. May 27th will have Astoria Roots return to Queens' top spot Terraza 7. The Fall album release party for Astoria Roots Live with performances from Moods in Zürich and Iridium...