Worldtours & Management - Artist roster 2005

Artist Roster 2005
springJohnny Griffin QuartetJohnny Griffin – ts; Antonio Farao – p; Gil Naturel – bass; Douglas Sides - drums
april – may and summerGilad Atzmon & Orient House EnsembleGilad Atzmon - as, ss; Frank Harrison - piano; Romano Viazzani -accordion; Dumitru O. Fratila - violine;  Yaron Stavi - bass; Asaf Sirkis – drums; Guillermo Ariel Rozenthuler – vocWinner of Award for best CD "Exile", www.gilad.co.uk * exclusive, except UK
march - mayCompania Maria Serrano* presents FlamenTangoFlamenTango is the new project of the outstanding andalusian flamenco dancer Maria Serrano. Two styles in a powerful and passion show
springMiroslav Vitous – Franco Ambrosetti Duo & Symphonic sound
march / may/ summerPibo Marquez - Con Las Manos CalientesPibo Marquez - perc, voc; Romero – acc.guitar;  Franklin Lozada - p; Laurent Bonnet, sax; Julio Rokotona - bass;  Françis Arnaud, drumsPibo Marquez - one of the world best percussionist with his amazing band Afro - Venezuelian Groove, fresh and exciting
11 – 19 march / 21 – 30 aprilSoulsurvivorsCornell Dupree - guitar; Les McCann - keyboard, voc; Ernie Watts - sax; Chuck Rainey - bass; Buddy Williams – drumsSoul Jazz Legends on tour
22 april – 07 mayWave Music All Stars 2005Rick Braun – tp; Kirk Whalum – sax; Jeff Golub – guitar; Jonathan Butler – guitar, voc; Randy Jacobs – guitar; Mitch Forman – keys; Andre Berry – bass; Rayford Griffin, drumsworld class of smooth jazz & soul“Shake it up“ the co-production of Rick Braun and Boney James having sold 500'000 CD’s (Warner) in USA
Sommerfestivals 23 June – 13 August
Lamont Dozier & SouloungeLamont Dozier – voc, p;  Sven Bünger - guit (bandleader);  Astrid North – voc;  Roger Cicero – voc; Kai Fischer- fender rhodes keyboard – organ; Paulo Pereira, sax; Susanne Vogel – e-bass; Hilko Schomerus – perc; B.La (Bela Brauckmann) - drumsLamont Dozier, the Soulsong-Icon  with his new CD "Reflections Of ...". More than 50 number ones in the Billboard Hot 100. There is no one else in the field with such a chart. Singer/songwriter/producer - from the glamorous Holland/Dozier/Holland Motown era.
Soulsurvivors
EmocionesPibo Marquez – Romero 6tet &Dance Company Luciano di NataleCountless brilliant musical ideas will seduce the audience of this show to embark on a roller coaster-like ride through the highs and lows of emoti-ons and passion.  Power of modern latin dance company Luciano Di Natale 12 dancers and musicians on stage.Johnny Griffin – NHOP – Kirk Lightsey Trio
Gilad Atzmon & Orient House Ensemble
Miroslav Vitous – Franco Ambrosetti Duo & Symphonic sound
FlamenTango de Compania Maria Serrano*
RomeroHernan Romero, acoustic guitar, voc; Minu Cinelu-  cajon, perc; Mario Rodriguez - bajo; Oscar Feldman - sax; La Conja - Flamenco dancerDeeply based in the roots of flamenco, it transcends in its explorations of exotic rhythms and rich vocals, effortlessly crossing int. Boundaries, sony record, www.hernanromero.com
On request
Randy Weston, Antonio Farao, Martial Solal, Von Freeman, Chico Freeman, Barbara Dennerlein, Benny Golson, Javon Jackson, Conexion Latina, Franco Ambrosetti European Legacy
all bands exclusive in Europe or the tour  except *non exclusive
For booking, contact:Ilse WeinmannP. O. Box 328CH - 8132 Egg (Switzerland)phone +41 1 9844401, fax +41 1 9844402e-mail: wm@weinmanntours.chwebsite: www.weinmanntours.ch