The BMW Welt Jazz Award 2016.

Munich. On Feb 28 and Mar 20, 2016, a BMW
Welt Jazz Award will benefaction a final dual of a sum of 6 free
Sunday matinees during a Double Cone of BMW Welt. Featuring
Latham-Carniaux-Egan: Constellations and Indra Rios-Moore, both
hailing from a USA, this eventuality will showcase dual tip acts of the
general jazz scene. Following a final matinee, a row of
consultant jurors will name dual of a sum of 6 ensembles to perform
during a grand culmination on May 7, 2016, during a auditorium of BMW Welt.


Latham-Carniaux-Egan will dedicate their unison on
February 28 to Icelander Björk, whose inimitable
voice and radical performances done her into her country’s most
famous musician and generated fans from outward a cocktail song scene
worldwide. Among them is 54-year aged American drummer Karl Latham, who
was assimilated by bassist Mark Egan, wail actor Ryan Carniaux and
keyboarder Nick Rolfe to form a party and to appreciate and record an
whole manuscript of songs combined by Björk. “Constellations” brings
together Björk’s singular low-pitched creation and her standard timbre creating
a extended operation of fake sounds suggestive of Japanese Isao Tomita
or Miles Davis’ electric bands.


For thespian Indra Rios-Moore, who grew adult in New York
as a daughter of a Puerto-Rican amicable workman and jazz bassist Don
Moore, her new manuscript “Heartland” is an scrutiny of her roots. With
her reduced retro sound, she refers to icons of a cocktail and stone world
such as David Bowie or Pink Floyd. She now lives in Denmark with
saxophone actor Benjamin Traerup, though for a recordings underneath the
instruction of star writer Larry Klein she done her approach behind to the
USA. This quartet, leader of a Danish Music Award 2012, is completed
with bassist Thomas Sejthen and guitarist Uffe Stephen and will
perform on March 20 at BMW Welt.


Programme of BMW Welt Jazz
Award 2016


Matinees: 11 am to c.1:30 pm during a double-coned structure of
BMW Welt:

January 24, 2016         Dieter Ilg: Mein Beethoven

January 31, 2016         Oded Tzur Quartet

February 14, 2016       Stefano Battaglia Trio

February 21, 2016       Stucky-Doran-Studer-Tacuma: Play Hendrix!

February 28, 2016       Latham-Carniaux-Egan: Constellations

March 20, 2016           Indra Rios-Moore


Admission is giveaway of assign though seating is limited. Tickets are
theme to availability. Doors open during 10.30 am.


Grand culmination during a auditorium of BMW Welt during 7 pm

May 7, 2016   Final unison featuring a dual nominated finalists


Tickets for a grand culmination on May 7, 2016, will be accessible as of
Jan 24, 2016, during BMW Welt and München Ticket.


As in prior years, a programme will be hosted by Beate Sampson,
jazz consultant and editor during a German broadcasting hire “BR-KLASSIK”.




The renowned row of consultant jurors will be headed by
Oliver Hochkeppel (journalist for song and
informative affairs during a German daily “Süddeutsche Zeitung”) and will
embody a following members:

Roland Spiegel, editor during a song table and jazz
consultant during a German broadcasting hire Bayerischer Rundfunk “BR‑KLASSIK“

Andreas Kolb, editor-in-chief of a magazines
“JazzZeitung” and “neue musikzeitung” and co-publisher of a new
song repository “SILBERHORN“

Heike Lies, musicologist, Music and Music Theatre
Division of a Department of Cultural Affairs of a state collateral Munich

Christiane Böhnke-Geisse, Artistic Director of the
general jazz festival “Bingen swingt”


This book of a BMW Welt Jazz Award will once again suffer the
inexhaustible support of BR-KLASSIK, a new song repository SILBERHORN,
review Schloss Elmau and a Department of Cultural Affairs of the
city of Munich.


Photographic element is accessible during BMW PressClub (

and around LoeschHundLiepold Kommunikation GmbH

on interest of a dialect for open family of BMW Welt.

Telephone: +49-89-720187-15

[email protected]



For serve questions greatfully contact:


Dr Thomas Girst

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Head of Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49-89-382-24753


Leonie Laskowski

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49-89-382-45382


Bernhard Ederer

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Spokesperson BMW Welt

Telephone: +49-89-382-28556

[email protected]


About BMW’s Cultural Commitment

For some-more than 40 years now, a BMW Group has instituted and engaged
in over 100 informative cooperations worldwide. The association places the
categorical concentration of a long-term joining on complicated and contemporary art,
jazz and exemplary song as good as pattern and design. In 1972,
3 large-scale paintings were combined by a artist Gerhard Richter
privately for a corridor of a BMW Group’s Munich headquarters.
Since then, artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Olafur
Eliasson, Jeff Koons, Zubin Metha, Daniel Barenboim and Anna Netrebko
have co-operated with BMW. The association has also consecrated famous
architects such as Karl Schwanzer, Zaha Hadid and Coop Himmelb(l)au to
pattern critical corporate buildings and plants. In 2011, a BMW
Guggenheim Lab, a tellurian beginning of a Solomon R. Guggenheim
Foundation, a Guggenheim Museum and a BMW Group distinguished its
universe premiere in New York. The BMW Group takes extensive creative
leisure in all a informative activities – as this beginning is as
essential for producing groundbreaking artistic work as it is for
vital innovations in a successful business.

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BMW Welt – during a heart of a brand, on a beat of a city

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in several restaurants. Whether it’s a jazz concert, clubbing event, a
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children and youngsters can suffer sparkling guided tours and workshops
on a themes of mobility and sustainability.


The BMW Group

With a 3 brands BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, a BMW Group is the
world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles
and also provides reward financial and mobility services. As a global
company, a BMW Group operates 30 prolongation and public facilities
in 14 countries and has a tellurian sales network in some-more than 140 countries.


In 2015, a BMW Group sole approximately 2.247 million cars and
scarcely 137,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation for the
financial year 2014 was approximately € 8.71 billion on revenues
amounting to € 80.40 billion. As of 31 Dec 2014, a BMW Group
had a workforce of 116,324 employees.


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meditative and obliged action. The association has therefore established
ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
extensive product shortcoming and a transparent joining to
conserving resources as an constituent partial of a strategy.