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Christof Lauer

ts, ss, *1953 DE, Melsungen
Musician of Jazz

Christof Lauer (born May 25, 1953) is a German jazz tenor and soprano saxophonist, born in Melsungen, Germany, perhaps most well known in Europe where he has done projects with various musicians, such as Palle Danielsson, Carla Bley, Michel Godard, Volker Kriegel, Michel Portal, Maria Joao, Anthony Cox, Gary Husband, Alphonse Mouzon, and Peter Erskine.In 1994 Lauer joined the United Jazz and Rock Ensemble and replaced Charlie Mariano, and is also a member of the Hamburg NDR Radio Orchestra.

  • Tenor sax
  • Soprano sax
  • Saxophone
  • Flute
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • Latin
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
Shadows in the Rain on Shadows in the Rain by Christof Lauer, Jens Thomas & Sidsel Endresen
Shadows in the Rain (feat. Sidsel Endressen) on Pop In Jazz by Various Artists
Blues for Pablo on Jazzpaña Live by Ulf Wakenius & Gerardo Nuñez
El Vito on Jazzpaña Live by Ulf Wakenius & Gerardo Nuñez
Roxanne on Shadows in the Rain by Christof Lauer, Jens Thomas & Sidsel Endresen
Calima - Encore on Jazzpaña Live by Ulf Wakenius & Gerardo Nuñez
Balzwaltz on Mallet Connection - Balzwaltz by Wolfgang Lackerschmid
Petite Fleur on Petite Fleur by Christof Lauer & NDR Bigband
Green Dance on Pure Joy by Jens Thomas / Christof Lauer
So Lonely on Shadows in the Rain by Christof Lauer, Jens Thomas & Sidsel Endresen

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Jazzpaña LiveGerardo Nuñez, Ulf Wakenius, Chano Domínguez, Ramón Valle Trio, Christof Lauer, El Cepillo2015Album
Play Sidney Bechet Petite FleurChristof Lauer & The NDR Big Band2014Album
Out Of PrintEric Watson & Christof Lauer2011Album
Blues In MindChristof Lauer, Michel Godard, Gary Husband2007Album
Pure JoyJens Thomas / Christof Lauer2003Album
HeavenChristof Lauer & Norwegian Brass With Sondre Bratland, Rebekka Bakken, Geir Lysne2003Album
Shadows In The RainChristof Lauer, Jens Thomas2001Album
Jazz & BeyondVolker Jaekel, Louis Sclavis, Uli Moritz, Aki Takase, Rupert Stamm, Christof Lauer2000Album
Fragile NetworkChristof Lauer1999Album
MondspinnerRalf Hübner, Christof Lauer, Władysław Sendecki, Vitold Rek1996Album
EvidenceChristof Lauer1995Album
BluebellsChristof Lauer, Wolfgang Puschnig, Bob Stewart, Thomas Alkier1992Album
Christof LauerChristof Lauer1989Album
Johannes Faber's ConsortiumConsortium Feat. Billy Cobham, Dave King, Christof Lauer, Joerg Reiter1985Album
The Silent SpectacleMichael Sagmeister + Christof Lauer, Jochen Schmidt, Michael Küttner1982Album
Piece For MouthJürgen Wuchner / Hans Koller / Herbert Joos / Bob Degen / Christof Lauer / Thomas Cremer1978Album
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