Roberto Di Gioia

Abracadabra - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9447-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 94472 6
  • German Release: 12/05/2006
  • Genre: Piano Jazz

"13 feine Destillate aus Doldingers Filmmusiken von ‚Boot’ bis ‚Tatort’. Dol(le) Dinger, zauberhaft – Abracadabra eben" (KULTURNEWS)

Only digitally available

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KLAUS DOLDINGER!May 12th is Klaus Doldinger’s 70th birthday, and - as has been his habit in the last 50 years - he will be celebrating it on stage, not one to miss a chance to show his younger fellow musicians "the ropes".Among the qualities that distinguish him from many colleagues, are his impressive presence on stage, and especially his great talent as a composer. A large number of his compositions, first and foremost his work for films and television, have reached an audience way beyond the inner circle of jazz aficionados.I first heard Klaus Doldinger with the "Feetwarmers" and "Oscar’s Trio" when I was a young man. This was in 1950’s Düsseldorf, where he was playing at the local amateur jazz festival. We met personally in 1962 also in Düsseldorf. I had just been made Label Manager at P...

line up

Roberto Di Gioia – piano
Dieter Ilg – double bass
Wolfgang Haffner – drums

Recording Information

Recorded, Mixed and Mastered by Florian Oestreicher at Realistic Sound Studio, Munich, Germany, in February 2006
Produced by Siegfried Loch