COVID-19 NOTICE: There's a strong possibility this event has been postponed. Please visit the Jazzhus Montmartre website for more information.

Alex Riel at 80: Koppel/Riel/Koppel at Jazzhus Montmartre

JazzDanmark uploaded this event on November 4, 2020

Where

Jazzhus Montmartre
Store Regnegade 19a
Copenhagen
Map
3172 3494

When

Sun, November 22, 2020
04:00

Get Ticket

Save the date!

Sign in to save this event

About

We are proud to celebrate Alex Riel’s 80th birthday at Montmartre as the sublime drummer takes the stage with his great musical friends and colleagues through the years. Riel was the preferred Danish drummer with many of the big American jazz musicians visiting Montmartre through the 60’s and 70’s.
The icon Anders Koppel on hammond organ and his son, star saxophonist Benjamin Koppel, are reunited as a trio with Alex Riel behind the drums.
The in-depth symbiosis between the three musicians obtained through all their years of playing together is clearly reflected on stage when the boundaries between improvisation and composition are lifted...

read more

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, shelter in place and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary effort that will help musicians now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the bottom right video ad). Thank you.

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.