• For Free Hands

    International Berlin Ensemble

    Malaga Jazzfestival:“... a New Way of understanding the Jazz ... Synergy is the word to define this Berlin quartet. For Free Hands stands for contemporary jazz. Dissonant sounds developed into beautiful melodies that hover over a richly varied rhythm rug. This impressive quartet hit with his music, which united different cultures, all present in their spell ...“ (Modernícolas)
  • CD “Kaleidoscope Freedom”

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  • Andreas Brunn

    Guitar player and composer

    His composition ‘Two Faces’ won the first prize at the national guitar composition contest Open Strings, hosted by the magazine Akustik Gitarre. in 2016 he received a composition scolarship from the Berlin Senate Chancellery for Cultural Affairs.




Christian Erber NDR: “ … Europe is coming together and a quartet from Berlin is providing the soundtrack. FOR FREE HANDS combines modern jazz arrangements with the traditional sounds and rhythms of the Balkans.” – JAZZ | BALKAN | FUNK 



For Free Hands represents the Berlin-based international jazz community with Vladimir KarparovDimitris Christides, George Donchev and Andreas Brunn. At JAZZ au CHELLAH (Morocco), the ensemble created an cooperation with oud-virtuoso Alaa Zouiten.



FOR FREE HANDS  have previously won the Studiopreis Jazz, hosted by the Berlin Kultursenat. Christian Erber NDR“Kaleidoscope Freedom“ can be interpreted as a freedom statement. The quote, “there is no freedom without mutual understanding” from the French philosopher Camus summarises this ideology. The CD  is available now under LAIKA Records

Next Concert Date

Tuesday, 07.11.2017
@ b-flat
within the framework of the Jubilee Concert
15 years Karparov & Brunn
Dircksenstr. 40,
10178 Berlin