Purple is the Color

Photo of Purple is the Color by Georg Buxhofer
Purple is the Color (c) Georg Buxhofer

INFOBOX

Genre(s): Jazz/Improvised Music
From: Vienna, Austria
Management: contact@purpleisthecolor.com
Label: www.sessionworkrecords.com
Booking: s.raabooking@gmail.com
Contact: contact@purpleisthecolor.com
Website: www.purpleisthecolor.com
Facebook
Instagram
Youtube
Soundcloud
Spotify
Music Database

VIDEO


UPCOMING INTERNATIONAL SHOWS

Check artist website for international concerts.

BIOGRAPHY

Jazz music of a tremendously elegant quality, the kind that does not linger in the classical realm, but rather unfolds many interesting interconnections to other styles. Purple is the Color sets sail to special musical shores, to shores on which the dignified sound of jazz can develop its full radiance free of conventional constraints. The aim of Simon Raab (piano), Stepán Flagar (saxophone), Martin Kocián (bass) and Michal Wierzgon (drums) is to touch the audience with their music, release deep-rooted feelings and trigger emotions. Purple is the Color have been selected as NASOM “New Austrian Sound of Music” act 2020-21.

An elegant and captivating kind of jazz. That is precisely what the Czech-Austrian quartet Purple is the Color served up on their debut album “Unmasked” (Freifeld Tonträger). Their latest album “EPIC” was released on the Viennese label Session Work Records in 2021.


RELATED ARTICLES

“Music can be the springboard into another world” – Martin Listabarth

Photo of Martin Listabarth (c) Werner Müller

With two acclaimed solo albums already under his belt, Vienna pianist Martin Listabarth is poised to release his first album in a group. Postcards (Listabarth Records) features his longtime comrades Gidi Kalchhauser on bass and … read more »

Austrian Artists at jazzahead! 2023

jazzahead 2023

Every year in April, jazzahead! turns Bremen into an international jazz metropolis. This year’s festival will happen from April 27th to 30th, with 36 bands set to take the stage. Austria will be prominently represented this year … read more »

“An Energy I Haven’t Felt Before” – Naïma Mazic, Part II

Photo of Naïma Mazic & Golnar Shahyar (c) Dieter Hartwig

To experience a production by the n ï m company is to watch artists step out of their comfort zones: jazz musicians dance; dancers create and perform music. It’s a melting of disciplines, a dissolving … read more »