(May 2016) Release of Jasmin Bayer’s debut album under the label of Enja Records.
Christos Asonitis participated together with fine musicians of the German jazz scene in the debut album of the German singer and songwriter Jasmin Bayer. Original compositions and ballads of the American Songbook included in the playlist of this cd, which is produced by Enja Records, a German jazz record label based in Munich with album releases from jazz giants like Chet Baker, Charles Mingus, John Scofield and Cecil Taylor. The album will be presented by the band live on June 9 at the Jazz Club Bayerischer Hof in Munich. One day after it will be available on the stores. For mp3 web downloading will be available from the second week of May at webstores like Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, eMusic except China, Japan and Israel where will be later in June.
About Jasmin Bayer (comments from Matthias Winckelmann, founder and owner of Enja Records):
“Jasmin Bayer is a discovery. Her jazz concerts show a talented and experienced singer with her own repertoire as well as standards, an immaculate warm intonation, a charismatic stage presence.”
Jasmin Bayer – vocals, composition, lyrics
Davide Roberts – piano, composition
Peter Tuscher – trumpet, flugelhorn
Chris Lachotta – double bass
Christos Asonitis – drums
Sound engineer: Florian Oestreicher