Thomas Quasthoff
Image credit: © Gregor Hohenberg

Archived Event

Meeting Friends
Thomas Quasthoff voice; Simon Oslender keyboard; Wolfgang Meyer guitar; Shawn Grocott trombone
Fri 21 Jun 2024, 10.00pm
Archived Event

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval



  • Thomas Quasthoffvoice
  • Simon Oslenderkeyboard
  • Wolfgang Meyerguitar
  • Shawn Grocotttrombone


The finest jazz in an exceptional chamber line-up: Thomas Quasthoff, Simon Oslender, Wolfgang Meyer and Shawn Grocott take you on an intimate and colorful journey of discovery through the varied jazz gardens of Gershwin, Cole, Lennon and Ellington.

Once hailed as a world-famous opera and Lied singer from Germany, Thomas Quasthoff ended his unprecedented career in 2012 after winning three Grammys and seven ECHOs. Though he didn't bid farewell to the stage, uncovering new-found talents as a reciter, cabaret artist, presenter and even an actor. Friends brought him back to jazz, a genre he had loved since his early youth. The microphone became his instrument.

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