BASI TOURS concert offers 2002/2003

November - December 2002
DEAN BROWN GROUP The "HERE" ­ European Tour
Dean Brown - g; Bernhard Wright - kb; Booker King - b; Juju House - dr
"Here" has been released in March 2001 by ESC Records.
For more than 20 years he has been one of the most sought after guitar
players for touring and in the studio. Now, DEAN BROWN presents his long­awaited debut album on ESC Rec.!
Funk and Grooves in all possible permutations is the motto of his
production! (few dates available only)

BILL EVANS & SOUL INSIDERS *
Groove, Soul-Funk Jazz Power...
Bill Evans - sax; Mitch Stein - g; Tom Custer - kb; Poogie Bell - dr;
Ron Jenkins - b
Cher, Defunkt, etc. New Release out now by Esc Records "Big Fun". (few dates Nov. available only)

ANTONIO FORCIONE & GIORGIO SERCI
Antonio Forcione - guitars; Giorgio Serci - guitar
"One of the great acoustic guitarists" (The Guardian)
"Thrilling voyage round the world S passion, grace and fire" (The Times)
"A major international guitar virtuoso S remarkable personal magnetism"
(JAZZFM).
Winners of the "Best Spirit of the Festival 2001" award at the Edinburgh Festival. (few dates available only 26/11-5/12)

CHICO & THE GIPSIES Founder of Gipsy Kings...
Available for Galas and Openings, Open Airs etc. on request

February - March - April - May 2003

MAYNARD FERGUSON BIG BOP NOUVEAU BAND **
"A true living trumper legend... Mr. High Tone again in Europe"

SEPTETO NACIONAL ***
"Naturally, originally - no doubt" New release available.

JOJO MAYER'S NERVE
Jojo Mayer - dr; Jesse Murphy - b, low & manipulation; Takuya Nakamura - synth, sampling tp; Roli Mosiman - sound, realtime audio deconstruction

MAHOTELLA QUEENS *
"Unforgetable unique performances"

EDUARDO NIEBLA "GUITAR DUO"
"Flamenco Passion - Latin-Jazz Virtuosity"
New release "Natural" available now

BILL EVANS & SOUL INSIDERS *
Groove, Soul-Funk Jazz Power...
Bill Evans - sax; Mitch Stein - g; Tom Custer - kb; Poogie Bell - dr;
Ron Jenkins - b.
Cher, Defunkt, etc. New Release out now by Esc Records "Big Fun"

JOE ZAWINUL & THE ZAWINUL SYNDICATE
"The Wizard of Music"
New release "Faces & Places" by ESC out March 02
Joe Zawinul - kb; Etienne M'Bappe - b; Amit Chatterjee - g; Paco Sery - dr; Manolo Badrena - perc; Sabine Kabongo - voc
bookings in A, CH East Europe only and on request

MARIA JOAO TRIO/QUARTET
feat: Maria Joao - voc; Mario Laginha - p; Toninho Ferragutti - acc;
Helge Norbakken - dr, perc
no bookings in Germany, Portugal, France, Spain

TRILOK GURTU TRIO/Solo
Trilok Gurtu - perc, dr, voc

VICTOR BAILEY GROUP "Spring Tour 2003"
"Intelligently-groovepower... getting big!"
Victor Bailey - b; Jim Beard - kb; Bennie Maupin - sax; Poogie Bell - dr

JIM BEARD GROUP (new release by ESC)
"Conceptionist-producer, leader and keyboarder"
lineup tba

LENI STERN TRIO
Leni Stern - g; Paul Sokolow - b; Keith Carlock - dr
New release "Finally the rain has come" by Efa/Esc Distr.

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET
Dave Brubeck - p; Bobby Militello - sax; Alec Dankworth - b; Randy Jones - dr

DEAN BROWN GROUP "Late Spring Tour"
Dean Brown - g; Bernhard Wright - kb; Booker King - b; Juju House - dr
New release by ESC Records available in May 2003

ERNIE WATTS "QUARTET"
Christof Sänger - p; Rudi Engel - b; Heinrich Köbberling - dr; Ernie Watts - sax

CHICO & THE GIPSIES Founder of Gipsy Kings...
Available for Galas and Openings, Open Airs etc. on request

BILL COBHAM & CULTURE MIX
"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor"!
Per Gade - g; Stefan Rademacher - b; Marcos Ubeda - kb; Jr.Gill -
steel pan, perc; Billy Cobham - dr
New release by In & Out Rec.D-Freiburg

June-July 2002

JOE ZAWINUL & THE ZAWINUL SYNDICATE
"The Wizard of Music"
New release "Faces & Places" by ESC out March 02
Joe Zawinul - kb; Etienne M'Bappe - b; Amit Chatterjee - g; Paco Sery - dr; Manolo Badrena - perc; Sabine Kabongo - voc
bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request

MAHOTELLA QUEENS *
"Unforgetable unique performances"

BILL EVANS & SOUL INSIDERS *
Groove, Soul-Funk Jazz Power...
Bill Evans - sax; Mitch Stein - g; Tom Custer - kb; Poogie Bell - dr;
Ron Jenkins - b
Cher, Defunkt, etc. New Release out now by Esc Records "Big Fun"

CHICO & THE GIPSIES Founder of Gipsy Kings...
Available for Galas and Openings, Open Airs etc. on request

MARIA JOAO TRIO/QUARTET
feat: Maria Joao - voc; Mario Laginha - p; Toninho Ferragutti -acc;
Helge Norbakken - dr, perc
no bookings in Germany, Portugal, France, Spain

EDUARDO NIEBLA "GUITAR DUO"
"Flamenco Passion - Latin-Jazz Virtuosity"
New release "Natural" available now

EDDIE PALMIERI LATIN JAZZ SALSA ORCHESTRA **
Eddie Palmieri - p; Tony Lujan - tp; Phil Vieux - ts, ss; Paoli Mejias - congas; Arnlado Oquendo - bongos; Jose Claussell - timb; Joe Santiago - b. Special guest: Herman Olivera - voc

SEPTETO NACIONAL ***
"Naturally, originally - no doubt" New release available.

BILL COBHAM & CULTURE MIX
"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor"!
Per Gade - g; Stefan Rademacher - b; Marcos Ubeda - kb; Jr.Gill - steel pan, perc; Billy Cobham - dr
New release by In & Out Rec.D-Freiburg

ANTONIO FORCIONE & GIORGIO SERCI
Antonio Forcione - guitars; Giorgio Serci - guitar
"One of the great acoustic guitarists" (The Guardian)
"Thrilling voyage round the world's passion, grace and fire" (The Times)
"A major international guitar virtuoso S remarkable personal magnetism"
(JAZZFM)
Winners of the "Best Spirit of the Festival 2001" award at the
Edinburgh Festival

MAYNARD FERGUSON BIG BOP NOUVEAU BAND **
"A true living trumper legend... Mr. High Tone again in Europe"

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET ****
Dave Brubeck - p; Bobby Militello - sax; Alec Dankworth - b; Randy Jones -dr

In cooperation with:
* = Musicas, D
** = GKP, D
*** = Mirmidon, E
**** = Hubers, NL

For further informations:
tel. +43 5513 8807
fax +43 5513 30309
email: basitours@aon.at
website: www.basitours.com (available at Sept. 29)