BANDS & PROJECTS


Pata Messengers

Pata MessengersIn the compositions of the Pata Messengers space is created for the art of improvisation, in which the virtuosity and the interaction of the musicians can unfold in.

A powerful flow of expressive music.

PIANO EDITION
Norbert Stein - tenor saxophon; Philip Zoubek - piano; Joscha Oetz - double bass
Etienne Nillesen - prepared snare drum + cymbal

GUITAR EDITION
Norbert Stein - tenor saxophon; Nicola Hein- electric guitar; Joscha Oetz - double bass
Etienne Nillesen - prepared snare drum + cymbal

Pata Messengers play Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria RilkeThe focal point of the concert Pata Messengers play Rainer Maria Rilke is the musical setting of poems by Rainer Maria Rilke about life, love and passion.

New pata compositions translate Rilke's lyrical poetry into exciting music.

Norbert Stein - tenor saxophone
Nicola Hein - electric guitar
Joscha Oetz - double bass
Etienne Nillesen - prepared snare drum + cymbal

Reading of the poems: Ingrid Noemi Stein
(audio recording)

Pata On The CadillacA manifest of contemporary jazz with Pata On The Cadillac. Stimulating and with great humour and detail. Essential, elemental and moving in an individual statement of immense power. A multifaceted and above all entertaining melange of avant garde and tradition. The new ensemble of Norbert Stein in a journey across borders, filled with surprises and the inspiration of the exotic and its ramifications. Imaginary music? Yes please!

Norbert Stein, tenor saxophon, composition; Michael Heupel, flute; Nicolao Valiensi, euphonium; Ryan Carniaux, trumpet; Georg Wissel, alto saxophone; Albrecht Maurer, violin; Joscha Oetz, double bass; Christoph Haberer, drums

Orchestra projects

Pata OrchestraGraphically notated Pata composition "Graffiti Suite" for large ensemble.
Sound, structures, expression in the exciting area of New Music, Jazz and Improvised Music.

Pata music for large ensemble

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Excerpt of former projects:
All projects are available at the Pata CD-Shop

CD Graffiti Suite "Silent Sitting Bulls"
A fascinating endeavor.
CD Direct Speech"Direct Speech"
A fascinating flow of new Pata compositions, energetic rhythms and expressive soloists. A powerful ensemble in exciting time.
CD Graffiti Suite"Graffiti Suite"
Realisation of the graphic composition for improvising orchestra by the NDR Bigband
CD cover Pata Generators "code carnival" "Code Carnival"
The 8-piece edition of Pata Generators
CD Pata Java"Pata Java"
Encounter and co-operation of Pata Masters with the Gamelan-orchestra Kua Etnika in Indonesia. In co-operation with the GoetheInstitut Jakarta
CD Live in Australia"Live in Australia"
Concert tour and radio-recording of the Pata Masters at Wangaratta
CD Die Schoene und das Biest"The Beauty and The Beast / La Belle et La Bête"
Co-operation with French musicians of ARFI/Lyon. In commission of the Cultural Department of Bayer
CD cover "Pata Blue Chip""Pata Blue Chip"
Elektronische Kompositionen mit Videospuren von Reinhold Knieps
CD Pata Maroc"Pata Maroc"
Soundscape-project with Michael Ruesenberg. In co-operation with the GoetheInstitut Rabat
CD Pata Bahia"Pata Bahia"
Encounter and co-operation of Pata Masters with Brasilian musicians at the GoetheInstitut Salvador Bahia
CD News of Roi Ubu"News of Roi Ubu"
PATA MUSIC meets ARFI. Concert series of variable ensembles. Commisioned production on occasion of the art exhibitions of the Cultural Department of Bayer
CD The secret act of painting"The Secret Act of Painting"
Commisioned production for the series "Jazz im Foyer" on occasion of the art exhibitions of the Cultural Department of Bayer
CD cover Pata Masters "Graffiti" CD cover Pata Masters "Blue Slit" CD cover Pata Orchester "ritual life" CD cover Pata Orchester "Die wilden Pferde der armen Leute"
CD cover Pata Trio "Lucy und der Ball" CD cover Pata Orchester "Die fuenf Tage"