Konzert 19.02.2017

FOTO: Joji Wakita
Okuda — Brown — Delius
Rieko Okuda piano, violin & electronics
Ben Brown percussion
Tobias Delius tenorsax
19.02.2017 – 20Uhr

Rieko Okuda is a pianist and a composer. She began with classical music from the age of 3, in Japan. In her young age, she attended to Kaizuka city Piano Competition, and got the first prize. Later then moved to USA to study and learn Jazz music. She fell right into the Jazz scene in USA, performing with some of the great American Jazz musicians (Bob Mintzer, Jon Faddis, John Fedchock etc.) Also, she got interested in Free Jazz and Improvised music scene while she was in Phliladelphia. She performed with the great improvisers includes Marshall Allen from San Ra Orchestra, Elliott Levine (recorded with Cecil Taylor), and Calvin Weston (recorded with Ornette Coleman. She has performed in Jazz Festivals throughout her stay in USA. Her interests in Improvised music led her to move to Berlin and perform with various musicians. Currently, she performs with Audrey Chen, Els Vendaweyer, Susanne Zapf (from Sonar Quartet), Yuko Kaseki, Axel Dörner, ect. She also performs at several experimental festivals: XChange Festival, Experymental Festival, and Art–Sound Festival
to name a few.


Ben Brown is a drummer Currently based in Europe collaborating with Musicians and Dancers while continuing studies with two mentors: Percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie and Performance Artist Katie Duck.


Tobias Delius is currently based in Berlin where he is an active member of the improvised community performing regularly with Axel Dörner, Christian Lillinger, Clayton Thomas, Liz Albee and many others.

Eintritt: 5,–– €uro bis 10,–– €uro
Reservierung: 030 / 56 82 89 31

Rixdorfer Jazzsalon
in der Galerie bauchhund salonlabor
Schudomastr. 38, 12055 Berlin⁄Rixdorf
S-Bahn Sonnenallee ⁄ Bus M41 bis Mareschstraße



Fotos: HD Seibt, 2017