Jazz virtuoso Markus Stockhausen has been nominated in two categories for the new German Jazz Award. With the album WILD LIFE he was nominated for the category “Album Instrumental of the Year”, as well as in the category “Brass Instruments”. The award winners in the total of 31 categories will be announced on June 3, 2021.
About the German Jazz Award:
The German Jazz Award, established by the German Minister of Culture Monika Grütters, will celebrate its premiere on June 3, 2021. The digital award ceremony will take place in the run-up to the Hamburg festival ELBJAZZ, which is also being implemented digitally this year, and will be broadcast via livestream.
More information about the award can be found here: https://www.deutscher-jazzpreis.de/