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Concert dates:
• Saturday, 06 March 2021, Pata Messengers, Jazz Studio Nuernberg, Nuernberg, Vestnertormauer 24, 9:00 p.m.

The workshop for the surprising whole: PATA COLLAGE

Pata MelodiesNew series: PATA MELODIES
Recent Patamelodies with paintings by Ingrid Noemi Stein

Pata WorkbooksNew release:
In 3 volumes with a total of 325 exercises, the PATA WORKBOOK offers a thorough way to master comprehensive interval connections and the development of a superior saxophone technique over the entire tone range of the instrument

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The practical book for the study of contemporary melodies and the development of improvisational skills.

The book contains 57 compositions in 12 chapters, thus offering a wide variety of contemporary melodies: from the simple beauty of a familiar tonality to clear lines which reach beyond conventional tonality and create something new. The compositions included in MELOS can be found on the author’s varied CD recordings.
Each of the compositions is augmented by a variety of practical exercises.

117 pages, spiral bound
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CD Pata Messengers "We are"The latest CD release:
“We Are” Pata 24

Vibrant melodies open spaces for a thrilling contemporary music.
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Norbert Stein – tenor saxophone, composition; Philip Zoubek – piano; Joscha Oetz – double bass; Etienne Nillesen – prepared snare drum + cymbal