Klaus Kugel

drums, percussion

  • phone: + 49 2264 40 49 461
  • mobile: +49 1573 79 52 442
  • email: mail [at] klauskugel.com

Concerts

Selected festivals & concerts

  • 2014 - ROBINSON/LOHKENN/RAMOND/KUGEL : Perry Robinson (cl), Moo Lohkenn (voc), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    July-20,19:30, Wuppertal, Citykirche Elberfeld, Germany
    July-21, Bochum, Rottstr5 Kunsthallen, Germany


  • 2014 - ROBY GLOD TRIO : Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-19, Edinbourgh, Jazz Festival @ Festival Theatre Studio (UK)


  • 2014 - DICK-SCHLICHT-RAMOND-KUGEL : Robert Dick (fl), Ursel Schlicht (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-15, Kassel, Dock 4, Germany [with guest: Detlef Landeck (tb)]
    July-16, Kassel, Dock 4, Germany


  • 2014 - ROBY GLOD TRIO : Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-14, Dortmund, Evinger Schloss (DE)


  • 2014 - WACLAW ZIMPEL QUARTET : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Christoph Dys (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-23, Warszaw, New Jewish Music Festival (Poland)
    June-05, Lodz, "Igrzyska Wolnoúci" @ Klub Galeria (Poland)
    June-20, Bukarest, Green Hours (Romania)


  • 2014 - SWITCHBACK : Mars Williams (sax), Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-02, 21:00, Copenhagen, Jazzhouse (DK)
    May-03, 20:00, Wiesbaden, Walhalla Theater (DE)
    May-04, 19:30, Dortmund, Evinger Schloss (DE)
    May-05, 20:00, Cottbus, Gladhouse-Saal / Oben Kino (DE)
    May-07, 20:30, Warsaw, Pardon To Tu (PL)
    May-08, 20:00, Vienna, Martinschloessl (AT)


  • 2014 - ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    April-26, Zadar, "Cultural Maydan Solidarity", Croatia


  • 2014 - CHARLES GAYLE TRIO : Charles Gayle (ts, p), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-28, Linz, Galerie Maerz, Austria
    March-30, Warsaw, Pardon To Tu, Poland
    April-01, Lodz, Ciagoty i Tesknoty, Poland
    April-02, Posnan, Dragon, Poland
    April-04, Vienna, Martinschloessl, Austria


  • 2014 - DICK-SCHLICHT-RAMOND-KUGEL : Robert Dick (fl), Ursel Schlicht (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-24, Kassel, Dock 4, Germany


  • 2014 - LOHKENN/TRAMONTANA/JONES/KUGEL : Moo Lohkenn (voc), Sebi Tramontana (tb), Leonard Jones (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    March-21, Wuppertal, Neuer Kunstverein, Germany


  • 2014 - VYSNIAUSKAS/KUGEL & UTE KAISER - "Zeichen am Weg" : Ute Kaiser (voice), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    Literarisches Konzert "Zeichen am Weg" mit Textfragmenten aus dem Tagebuch von Dag Hammarskjöld
    March-16, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Ev. Petrikirche, Germany


  • 2014 - [DIKEMAN - KUGEL - VAN DER WEIDE] & MARS WILLIAMS : Mars Williams (ts, ss), John Dikeman (ts, as, bs), Raoul van der Weide (b, perc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    February-20, Amsterdam, dOeck @ OT, NL


  • 2014 - WIERBOS-KOVATS-KUGEL : Wolter Wierbos (tb), Gergo Kovats (as), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    February-17, Amsterdam, OORSPRONG CURATORS SERIES, NL


  • 2014 - MOSAIC : Uliana Horbachevska (voice), Vladimir Bedzvin (cello, voice), Mark Tokar (bass, voice), Klaus Kugel (perc) & the Children Choir of the Winter Studio
    February-13, Lviv, Ukraine, Church of St. Peter and Paul


  • 2014 - "WÜSTE - MEER OHNE WASSER" : Ute Kaiser (voice), Reinhald Schückens (bcl), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    January-26, 17:00, Wipperfürth, Evangelische Kirche am Markt, Germany


  • 2013 - ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    December-07, Taubenbach, Zoglau3, Germany


  • 2013 - OST-WEST-5tet : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Dominikas Vysniauskas (tp, flh), Dmitry Toperman (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-30, Jerusalem, Festival Jazz Globus, Israel


  • 2013 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-28, Jerusalem, Festival Jazz Globus, Israel


  • 2013 - ROBY GLOD QUARTET : Robi Glod (as, ss), Roberta Piket (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-18, Warsaw, Pardon To Tu, Poland
    November-20, Luxembourg, Kasemattentheater, Luxembourg
    November-25, Paris, Fondation Biermans-Lapôtre, France


  • 2013 - CHARLES GAYLE TRIO : Charles Gayle (ts, p), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    ***Europe tour 2013 ***
    October-29, London, Cafe OTO, UK (BBC recording)
    October-30, Berlin, A-Trane, DE
    October-31, Dresden, Tonne, DE
    November-01, Copenhagen, Jazzhouse, DK
    November-02, Oslo, Victoria, NO


  • 2013 - [DIKEMAN - KUGEL - VAN DER WEIDE] & SERGEY LETOV : John Dikeman (ts), Sergey Letov (ss) Raoul van der Weide (b, perc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    *** tour in Russia ***
    October-16, Moscow, Cultural Centre DOM, Long Arms Festival
    October-17, Novosibirsk, Jazz Club Truba
    October-18, Yekaterinburg, Jazz Club Everjazz
    October-19, Arkhangelsk, Jazz Festival
    October-20, Arkhangelsk, Koleso
    October-23, Ulyanovsk, Philharmonic Hall


  • 2013 - ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    May-25, Bochum, Bochumer Tage für Neue Musik @ Melanchthonkirche, Germany


  • 2013 - GLOD-PIKET-TOKAR-KUGEL : Robi Glod (as, ss), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-10, Dudelange, LIKE A JAZZMACHINE @ Opderschmelz, Luxembourg
    May-14, Lviv, Philharmony, Ukraine


  • 2013 - [DIKEMAN - KUGEL - VAN DER WEIDE] & CAMPBELL & JACQUEMYN : John Dikeman (as, ts, bs), Raoul van der Weide (b, cello, perc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc) & Roy Campbell (tp, flh, fl), Peter Jacquemyn (b)
    May-3, Amsterdam, Bimhuis / festival dOeK, Netherland


  • 2013 - Jeffrey Babcock’s film night / improvised music : Curator Jeffrey Babcock. Live accompaniment from Richard Barrett, Frank Gratkowski, Roy Campbell, Klaus Kugel, Peter Jacquemyn, Okkyung Lee
    May-02, 21:00, Amsterdam, Blue Rascal @ De Slang, NL


  • 2013 - WACLAW ZIMPEL QUARTET : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Christoph Dys (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    new cd: STONE FOG (ForTune Records)
    **** cd release tour ****
    April-18, Berlin, Jazzkeller 69, Germany
    April-19, Poznañ, Dragon, Poland
    April-20, Warszawa, Laboratorium CSW, Poland
    April-21, Gdynia, Ucho, Poland
    April-23, Wroclaw, Collosseum Jazz Cafe, Poland
    www.waclawzimpel.krzysztofdys.christianramond.klauskugel.com


  • 2013 - SWITCHBACK : Mars Williams (sax), Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-01, Hasselt, Kunstencentrum, Belgium
    March-03, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany
    March-04, Wels, Schlachthof, Austria
    March-06, Warszaw, Pardon To Tu, Poland
    March-07, Posnan, Dragon, Poland
    March-08, Dresden, Tonne, Germany
    *** Europe Tour March-01/12 ***
    www.switchback.inemu.com


  • 2013 - GROUND EFFECT QUARTET : Marco Eneidi (as), Simone Weissenfels (p), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-14, Cologne, Loft, Germany


  • 2013 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJEKT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    January-26, Wuppertal, Kleines Schauspielhaus, Germany


  • 2013 - GROUND EFFECT QUARTET : Marco Eneidi (as), Simone Weissenfels (p), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    January-05, Vienna, Porgy & Bess, Austria


  • 2012 - ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    December-14, Lviv, Festival Jazz Bez @ Philharmony, Ukraine
    December-15, Ternopil, Festival Jazz Bez @ Regional Academic Drama Theatre named after Shevchenko T T, Ukraine
    December-16, Kiev, Hall of Master Class, Ukraine


  • 2012 - POSTAREMCZAK-WOJCINSKI-KUGEL : Pawel Postaremczak (ts, ss), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-08, Lublin, Festival Jazz Bez, Poland


  • 2012 - SABIR MATEEN & DELL/RAMOND/KUGEL : Sabir Mateen (ts, as, acl, cl, poetry), Christopher Dell (vib), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    October-14, Berlin, A-Trane, Germany


  • 2012 - ROBY GLOD TRIO : Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-29, "Luxembourg Jazz Meeting", Luxembourg


  • 2012 - ANDRÉ/KUGEL - DUO : André Pabarciute (voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    September-26, 18:00 @ The Pyramid of Merkine, Lithuania
    www.merkinespiramide.lt


  • 2012 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-22, Cologne, Kölner Musiknacht (im Belgischen Haus), Germany


  • 2012 - POSTAREMCZAK-WOJCINSKI-KUGEL : Pawel Postaremczak (ts, ss), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    *** CD release tour in Poland ***
    September-18, Warsaw, "Pardon, To Tu"
    September-19, Posnan, Dragon
    September-20, Krakow, Bomba
    September-21, Konin, Centrum Kultury Sztuki


  • 2012 - CHARLES GAYLE TRIO : Charles Gayle (sax, p), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-15, Kanjiza, Jazzfestival, Serbia


  • 2012 - SABIR MATEEN & DELL/RAMOND/KUGEL : Sabir Mateen (ts, as, acl, cl, poetry), Christopher Dell (vib), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-12, Dortmund, Blue Notez Club, Germany


  • 2012 - SonicExchange ORCHESTRA : Ursel Schlicht (p), Robert Dick (fl), Ove Volquartz (bcl, cbcl), Detlef Landeck (tb) a.m.o..
    September-07, Kassel, SonicExchange @ Dock 4, Germany
    www.sonicexchange.net


  • 2012 - SCHLICHT/MAYRHOFER/KUGEL : Ursel Schlicht (p), Berthold Mayrhofer (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-04, Kassel, SonicExchange @ Fotomotel Wolf 53, Germany


  • 2012 - VYSNIAUSKAS/RAMOND/KUGEL & KAISER/AMMAN : "DIE LÄNGSTE REISE IST DIE REISE NACH INNEN"
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    & Ute Kaiser, Maria Amman (reading)
    August-31 & September-01
    Engelskirchen/Osberghausen, Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Mariä Namen, Germany


  • 2012 - ZIMPEL/KUGEL - DUO : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl), Klaus Kugel (perc, sound objects)
    August-19, Posnan, Festival "Dawno, dawno... teraz", Poland


  • 2012 - ZIMPEL/SCHLICHT - QUINTET (PL/DE/LT) : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, comp), André (voc), Ursel Schlicht (p, comp), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    August-18, Kassel, SonicExchange @ Dock 4, Germany
    www.sonicexchange.net


  • 2012 - ZAHARIEV/DONCHEV/RAMOND/KUGEL : Rossen Zahariev (tp, flh), Antoni Donchev (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-28/29, Varna, Jazz Festival, Bulgaria


  • 2012 - ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    July-15, Lviv, Church St. Lazar, Ukraine
    July-16, Unizh, Festival "Аrtpole", Ukraine


  • 2012 - KRYSTYNA MILOBEDZKAS & ZIMPEL/WOJTEK/KUGEL : Krystyna Milobedzkas (reading) &
    Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Wojtek Traczyk (b), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    July-07, Posnan, Malta Festival, Poland


  • 2012 - DICK/SCHLICHT/RAMOND/KUGEL : Robert Dick (fl), Ursel Schlicht (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-02, Kassel, SonicExchange @ Fotomotel Wolf 53, Germany
    www.sonicexchange.net


  • 2012 - BROCHE/SCHLICHT/RAMOND/KUGEL : Cecile Broche (v), Ursel Schlicht (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    June-12, Kassel, SonicExchange @ Fotomotel Wolf 53, Germany


  • 2012 - ANIRATHAK-RAMOND-KUGEL : Anirahtak (voc), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    May-25, Köln, Akademie für Kommunikationsdesign, Germany


  • 2012 - ROBY GLOD TRIO : Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b) Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-19, 20:45, Dudelange, LIKE A JAZZ MACHINE - INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL DUDELANGE, Luxembourg


  • 2012 - ZIMPEL/DYS/RAMOND/KUGEL : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Christoph Dys (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-16, Posnan, DRAGON, Poland


  • 2012 - KUSIOLEK-TOKAR-KUGEL : Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, bandoneon, electronics), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    May-13, Bochum, Zeche Hannover, Germany


  • 2012 - KUSIOLEK-TOKAR-KUGEL & MARIA AMMAN : Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, bandoneon, electronics), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc) & Maria Amman (voc)
    May-12, Engelskirchen/Osberghausen, Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Mariä Namen, Germany


  • 2012 - ZIMPEL-KUSIOLEK-TOKAR-KUGEL : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, bandoneon, electronics), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    May-11, Bochum, Christuskirche / Kosmopolen in EUforia Festival, Germany


  • 2012 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-08, Greifswald, Festival NORDISCHER KLANG, Germany


  • 2012 - ROBINSON-KUSIOLEK-RAMOND-KUGEL : Perry Robinson (cl), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, bandoneon, electronics), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    April-26, Posnan, Estrada, Poland
    April-28, Hannover, Jazz Club, Germany
    April-29, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2012 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-18, Giessen, Ulenspiegel, Germany


  • 2012 - ZIMPEL/RAMOND/KUGEL : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, acl, bcl, tarogato), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-03, Cologne, NOZART 2012, Germany


  • 2012 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    January-27, Kirchheim unter Teck, Club Bastion, Germany


  • 2011 - DIKEMAN/MOOR/WEIDE/KUGEL : John Dikeman (sax), Andy Moor (g), Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-22, Amsterdam, OT301, Netherland


  • 2011 - CONVENIENT ACTIONS VI PRESENTS CHRISTMAS : Dance: Rita Vilhena, Pawel Konior, Ana Ladas and Thomas Proksch
    Music: Raoul van der Weide - contrabass, crackle boxes, sound objects
    Klaus Kugel - drums, percussion
    John Dikeman - baritone & tenor sax
    Light: Edwin Kolpa
    December-21, Convenient Actions V @ Ro Theater, Rotterdam, Netherland


  • 2011 - KAISER-ZIMPEL-KUGEL - "Aus-Klang - in Lichtern der Stille" : Ute Kaiser (voice), Waclaw Zimpel (bcl, cl, fl, tarogato), Klaus Kugel (perc, sound objects)
    November-18, 19:00, Ründeroth, Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Jakobus, Germany


  • 2011 - ANDRE-TOKAR-KUGEL : André Pabarciute (voc), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    November-06, Vilnius, St. Ignotas Church, Lithuania


  • 2011 - MATEEN/DELL/RAMOND/KUGEL : Sabir Mateen (ts, as, acl, cl, poetry), Christopher Dell (vib), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-24, Prague, Jazz Festival


  • 2011 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-29, Varna, Jazz Festival, Bulgaria


  • 2011 - UNDIVIDED : Waclav Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota, comp), Perry Robinson (cl), Bobby Few (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-22, Poznan, Tzadik Festival, Poland


  • 2011 - ROBINSON-KUSIOLEK-RAMOND-KUGEL : Perry Robinson (cl), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, electronics), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects) & Ute Kaiser (text recitation), Tobias Schmitz (light)
    July-15, Bielstein, 1. BONIFATIUS KUNST NACHT, Kath. Kirche St. Bonifatius, Germany


  • 2011 - KUSIOLEK/WENZEL/KUGEL : Robert Kusiolek (accordeon, bandoneon, electronics), Christof Wenzel (organ, electronics), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    July-08, 19:00, Hannover, Kath. St. Heinrich Kirche, Germany
    July-09, 18.00, Garbsen, Ev. Luth. Willehadi-Kirche, Germany
    July-10, 18.00, Neustadt, Ev. Luth. Kirche Helstorf, Germany
    July-12, 19:00, Seelze, Kath. Kirche Hl. Dreifaltigkeit, Germany


  • 2011 - POSTAREMCZAK-WOJCINSKI-KUGEL : Pawel Postaremczak (ts, ss), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    June-30, Krakow, Bomba
    July-01, Zyrardow, Performer Club
    July-03, Warsaw, Chlodna 25 club
    July-05, Poznan, Dragon


  • 2011 - ZIMPEL-DELL-RAMOND-KUGEL : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, tarogato), Christopher Dell (vib), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    May-05, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany
    May-06, Koeln, LOFT, Germany


  • 2011 - DIKEMAN/ZIMPEL/MOOR/WEIDE/KUGEL : John Dikeman (sax), Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, tarogato), Andy Moor (g), Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-04, Amsterdam, OT301, Netherland


  • 2011 - DIKEMAN - KUGEL - VAN DER WEIDE : John Dikeman (sax), Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-08, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2011 - VYSNIAUSKAS-TOKAR-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-19, Kiev, Jazz Festival JEDNIST 2011, Ukraine


  • 2011 - UNDIVIDED : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, tarogato), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-17, Lviv, Dzyga, Ukraine


  • 2011 - VYSNIAUSKAS QUINTET : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), John Dikeman (ts), Dominik Vysniauskas (tp, flh) Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-12, The Hagues, Societeit Engels, Netherland


  • 2011 - GLOD / MAKSYMIW / VAN DER WEIDE / KUGEL : Roby Glod (ss, as), Alexander Maksymiw (g), Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-02, Amsterdam, TryTone / Zaal 100, Netherlands


  • 2011 - ROBY GLOD QUARTET : Roby Glod (as, ss), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    January-23, 11:30, Luxembourg, Kulturzentrum Neumuenster, Luxembourg


  • 2010 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p, comp), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-20, Jazz in der Kammer, Magdeburg, Germany


  • 2010 - GLOD / PIKET - QUARTET : Roby Glod (as, ss), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-10, Delle , "Jazz Sous Les Remparts", France
    December-12, Luxembourg, "Apero-Jazz", Luxembourg


  • 2010 - UNDIVIDED : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-03, Tarnowskie Gory, Poland
    December-04, Krakow, Poland


  • 2010 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-21, Kleipeda, Music Theater, Lithuania
    November-22, Vilnius, Piano LT, Lithuania
    November-24, Jerusalem, Jazz Globus, Israel
    November-26, Tel Aviv, Teatron Givatayim, Israel


  • 2010 - VYSNIAUSKAS-PETKEVICIUS-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Vidas Petkevicius (church organ), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-20, 17.00, Vilnius, National Philharmony, Lithuania
    November-20, 18.00, Vilnius, University St. Johns Church, Lithuania


  • 2010 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-12, Münster, Cuba, Germany
    November-13, Taubenbach/Reut, Zoglau3, Germany
    November-15, Ulm, Stadthaus, Germany
    November-17, Ekaterinenburg, Cultural Center Ural, Russia


  • 2010 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p, comp), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-02, Jazzclub, Marburg, Germany


  • 2010 - AF & NM :: HEIDTMANN-RAMOND-KUGEL : Stefan Heidtmann (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    October-30, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2010 - BLUE SKIES AND BISCUITS : John Dikeman (sax), Raoul van der Weide (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    October-20, Amsterdam, TryTone, Netherlands
    October-21, The Hague, Studio LOOS, Netherlands


  • 2010 - HERDER/KUSIOLEK/KUGEL "....und siehe es war Hauch" : Carola von Herder (dance), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon), Klaus Kugel (perc), Tobias Schmitz (light)
    Oktober-09, 20:00, Engelskirchen/Osberghausen, Catholic Church St. Mariä Namen, Germany


  • 2010 - ROBERT KUSIOLEK QUARTET : Robert Kusiolek (acc), Anton Sjarov (v), Ksawery Wojcinski (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    September-30, Minden, Petri Kirche, Germany


  • 2010 - BURTON GREENE ENSEMBLE : [plays the compositions of Silke Röllig and Burton Greene]
    Burton Greene (p), Silke Röllig (voc), Elke Reiff (voc), Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-23, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2010 - KUSIOLEK & KUGEL : Robert Kusiolek (accordeon), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    September-18, 19:00, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Kreuzkirche, Germany


  • 2010 - ANDRÉ / TOKAR / KUGEL - VARPAI : André (voice), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    September-11, Vilnius, St. Johns Church, Lithuania


  • 2010 - ENEIDI-WEISSENFELS-KUGEL : Marco Eneidi (as), Simone Weissenfels (p, synth), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-09, Plauen, Malzhaus, Germany
    September-10, Leipzig, Telegraph, Germany


  • 2010 - HERING-KUGEL-WEISSENFELS : Manfred Hering (sax), Simone Weißenfels (p, syn), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    September-05, Panitzsch, Evangelische Kirche, Germany
    September-06, Leipzig, Waldfrieden-Connewitz, Germany


  • 2010 - SHIROKOV-RAMOND-KUGEL : Igor Shirokov (flh), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-25, 18:00, Darmstadt, Jazz Institut - Open Air, Germany


  • 2010 - CONNIE CROTHERS QUARTET : Connie Crothers (p), Richard Tabnik (as), Ken Filiano (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-06, Ekaterinburg, Ural Cultural Center (Russia, Siberia)
    May-07, Greiz, Jazz Festival (Germany)


  • 2010 - ELLIOTT LEVIN QUARTET : Elliott Levin (ts, ss, fl, voc), Simone Weissenfels (p, synth) Jair-Rohm Parker Wells (e-b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-17, Nordhausen, Jazz Festival, Germany


  • 2010 - ZIMPEL-TOKAR-KUGEL : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-13, Lviv, Dzyga, Ukraine


  • 2010 - SCHÜCKENS-ZÖLLNER-KUGEL : Rainald Schückens (bcl, cl), Stefan Zöllner (keyb, pc), Klaus Kugel (perc, dr)
    March-11, Duesseldorf, Museum Kunst Palast, Germany


  • 2010 - YATOKU : Yuri Yaremchuk (ss, ts, cl, bcl), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-6, Koeln, NOZART XIV, Germany
    March-7, Waldbröl, Kultgenossen @ JUBS, Germany


  • 2010 - GLOD / PIKET - QUARTET : Robi Glod (as, ss), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-24, Strasbourg, L'Artichaut, France
    February-25, Dudelange, Op Der Schmelz, Luxembourg
    February-26, Koeln, Loft, Germany


  • 2010 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p, comp), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-20, Wittlich, Jazzclub, Germany


  • 2010 - UNDIVIDED : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota), Robert Kusiolek (accordeon), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-13, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2010 - UNDIVIDED : Waclaw Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota), André (voc), Bobby Few (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-08, Ulm, Stadthaus, Germany


  • 2010 - THE LONDON TOURBILLION : Reeves Gabrels (e-g), Jaron Lanier (p, fl, cl, sax, electronics), Jair-Rohm Parker Wells (e-b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    February-03, London, VORTEX, UK


  • 2009 - VYSNIAUSKAS / YAKSHIEVA / KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Maral Yakshieva (p), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    December-1, Moscow, DOM - Solomon Mykhoels International Art Festival, Russia


  • 2009 - GLOD-RAMOND-KUGEL : Roby Glod (as, ss), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-18, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany


  • 2009 - WRAFTER / TOKAR / KUGEL : Tony Wrafter (sax), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    October-12, Kracow, KRACOW JAZZ FALL @ Alchemia, Poland


  • 2009 - UNDIVIDED : Waclav Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota, comp), Perry Robinson (cl), Bobby Few (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-28, Poznan, "Dragon", Poland
    September-29, Warsaw, Teatr Academia, Poland
    October-01, Lviv, Festival "Сontrasts" @ Philharmony, Ukraine


  • 2009 - MICHEL PILZ / PERRY ROBINSON - QUARTET : Michel Pilz (bcl), Perry Robinson (cl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    Sept-26, Prague, 4. Free Jazz Festival, Czech Republic


  • 2009 - LICHT : Ute Kaiser (voice), Rainald Schueckens (bcl, cl), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    Sept-19, Muehlheim an der Ruhr, Kreuzkirche, Germany


  • 2009 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p, comp), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    August-22, , SchauspielHaus, Bergneustadt, Germany


  • 2009 - COHN / ZIMPEL / RAMOND / KUGEL : Steve Cohn (p, shakuhachi), Waclav Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    August-01, Leeiden, Tuinzaal van de Burght, Netherland


  • 2009 - VYSNIAUSKAS / TOKAR / KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    July-18, Glauchau, Jazz Festival, Germany


  • 2009 - COHN / RAMOND / KUGEL : Steve Cohn (p, shakuhachi, fl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    June-27, SchauspielHaus, Bergneustadt, Germany


  • 2009 - HORIZONTE : Ute Kaiser (voice), Rainald Schückens (bcl, cl), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    June-21, 16:00, 8. Bücherfest Müllenbach, Ev. Church, Germany


  • 2009 - GLOD / PIKET / TOKAR / KUGEL : Robi Glod (as, ss), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-24, Bergneustadt, SchauspielHaus, Germany
    May-26, Lviv, Philharmony, Ukraine


  • 2009 - ANDRÉ / TOKAR / KUGEL : André (voice), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (perc, sound objects)
    May-20, 18:00, Church St. Mariä Namen, Engelskirchen-Osberghausen, Germany


  • 2009 - LEVIN / PARKER WELLS / KUGEL : Elliott Levin (ts, ss, fl, voc), Jair-Rohm Parker Wells (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-08, Greifswald, Nordischer Klang 2009 @ Musikfabrik, Germany
    May-09, Berlin, ACUD, Germany


  • 2009 - YATOKU : Yuri Yaremchuk - (ss, ts,cl, bcl), 
Mark Tokar (b), 
Klaus Kugel (dr)
    May-3, Lublin, Jazz Festival, Poland


  • 2009 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-21-09, Marburg, Kulturladen KFZ, Germany
    April-25-09, Edmonton AB, Yardbird Suite, Canada
    April-26-09, Vancouver BC, Norman Rothstein Theatre, Canada


  • 2009 - WACLAV ZIMPEL QUARTET - "The Passion" : Waclav Zimpel (cl, bcl, taragota, comp), Bobby Few (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-07, Poznan, "Dragon", Poland
    April-08, Torun, " Drwor Artusa", Poland
    April-09, Gdynia, "Ucho", Poland


  • 2009 - VERSUCHUNGEN : Ute Kaiser (voice), Rainald Schückens (bcl, cl), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    March-15, 18:00, Ründeroth, Katholic Church, Germany


  • 2009 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Reiner Winterschladen (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-07, Taubenbach, Zoglau 3 - Raum fuer Musik, Germany


  • 2009 - PO ROZHDESTVU : Natalka Polovynka, Uliana Horbachevska, Olena Kostyluk (voices), Klaus Kugel (percussions, sound objects)
    January-31, Lviv, Philharmony, Ukraine
    February-04, Lviv, Church of St. Clement Sheptytskyj, Ukraine
    February-06, Kiew, Tchaikovsky National Music Academy, Ukraine


  • 2008 - VYSNIAUSKAS / TOKAR / KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-12, Lviv, Festival JazzBezz @ Philharmony, Ukraine


  • 2008 - THE JAZZ BRIDGE : Sergey Pron (tp), Robert Anchipolovsky (sax), Denis Pashkevich (sax), Andrey Razin (p, syn), Igor Ivanushkin (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-30, Jerusalem, 5th Int. Jazz Festival "Jazz-Globus", Israel


  • 2008 - EX-LIBRIS : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Victor Fonarov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-28, Tel Aviv, LEVONTIN 7, Israel


  • 2008 - SECOND APPROACH : Tatyana Komova (voc) , Andrey Razin (p, syn), Igor Ivanushkin (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-26, Jerusalem, 5th Int. Jazz Festival "Jazz-Globus", Israel


  • 2008 - EX-LIBRIS : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Sergey Pron (tp), Victor Fonarov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-26, Jerusalem, 5th Int. Jazz Festival "Jazz-Globus", Israel


  • 2008 - WESELE : Natalka Polovynka (voc), Ulyana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (perc)
    November-6, Greek Orthodox Parish Church of the Raising of the Cross of God, Wroclaw, Poland (org. by Instytut im. Jerzego Grotowskiego)


  • 2008 - KAN : Makiko Tominaga (butoh dance), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    November-1, Koeln, Museum fuer Ostasiatische Kunst / Lange Nacht der Koelner Museen, Germany


  • 2008 - CHARLES GAYLE TRIO : Charles Gayle (as, ts, bcl), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    October-10, Tours, Jazz Festival, France
    October-12, Vilnius, Jazz Festival, Lithuania
    October-15, Krakow, Jazz Fall Festival @ Alchemia, Poland
    October-17, Zaporizhzhya, DK "Metalurgov", Ukraine
    October-18, St. Petersburg, SKIF, Russia
    October-19, Kaliningrad, Club Universal, Russia
    October-20, Moscow, Cultural Center DOM, Russia
    October-21, Muenchen, Unterfahrt, Germany


  • 2008 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-22, Cottbus, Oben Kino, Germany


  • 2008 - YATOKU : Yuri Yaremchuk (ts, ss, cl, bcl), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    September-11, Lviv, "15th Forum Of Publishers", Ukraine
    September-20, Yaroslavl, Festival "Architecture Of Movement", Russia


  • 2008 - MICHEL PILZ TRIO : Michel Pilz (bcl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    August-29, Wuppertal, ort e.V. (Peter Kowald Gesellschaft), Germany


  • 2008 - LEVIN / PARKER-WELLS / KUGEL : Elliott Levin (ts, fl), Jair-Rohm Parker Wells (e-b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    August-14, Berlin, ACUD Sessioncafe Germany
    August-15, Berlin, Black Box, Germany
    August-16, Bad Doberan, ZAPPANALE Festival, Germany


  • 2008 - HANSCHEL-HEIDTMANN-KUGEL : Roger Hanschel (sax), Stefan Heidtmann (keyb, syn), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
    August-10, Waldbröl, Ev. Kirche, Germany


  • 2008 - NATALKA : Natalka Polovinka (voc), Yuriy Yaremchuk (ts, ss, cl, bcl), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    June-22, Bochum, SilentArt Festival, Germany


  • 2008 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    June-20, Bochum, SilentArt Festival, Germany


  • 2008 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-23-2008, Zagreb, Jazz Festival, Croatia


  • 2008 - MOONDOC-CAMPBELL-GREENE-KUGEL : Jemeel Moondoc (as), Roy Campbell (tp, flh, fl), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    Europe tour:
    april-04-2008, Berikon, Jazztomate, Switzerland
    april-05-2008, Milano, Gheroarte, Italy
    april-07-2008, Celje, Celjski Dom, Slovenia
    april-08-2008, Graz, Stockwerk, Austria
    april-10-2008, Lugano, Radio Swizzera (Studio 2), Switzerland
    april-11-2008, Vilnius, Lithuania
    april-12-2008, Berlin, Rebirth @ Lovelite, Germany
    april-13-2008, Berlin, Rebirth @ Lovelite, Germany
    april-14-2008, Cottbus, ObenKino, Germany
    april-15-2008, Bochum, Stanzwerk, Germany
    april-17-2008, Bucarest, Jazz Festival, Romania
    april-19-2008, Ilmenau, Jazz Festival, Germany


  • 2008 - VYSNIAUSKAS-TOKAR-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    March-22-2008, Kharkov, Jazz Festival, Ukraine
    March-23-2008, Zaporizhzhya, DK "Metalurgov", Ukraine


  • 2007 - FIVE SPOT : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Yuri Yaremchuk (ts, cl, bcl), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    December-8, Lviv, Jazz Festival BEZZ, Ukraine
    December-9, Sanok, Jazz Festival BEZZ, Poland


  • 2007 - THEO JÖRGENSMANN QUARTET : Theo Jörgensmann (cl), Christopher Dell (vib), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-17, Winterthur, Switzerland


  • 2007 - MATTHEW SHIPP TRIO : Matthew Shipp (p), William Parker (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-14-2007, Nevers, Jazz Festival, France


  • 2007 - EVANS-HEBERER-MANDERSCHEID-KUGEL : Peter Evans (tp), Thomas Heberer (tp), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-12-2007, Koeln, Loft, Germany


  • 2007 - BELOGENIS-BERGER-LINDBERG-KUGEL : Louie Belogenis (ts), Karl Berger (vib), John Lindberg (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    October-26-2007, concert at Jazz at the Seaport, NYC, USA


  • 2007 - CARNIVAL SKIN : Perry Robinson (cl), Peter Evans (tp), Bruce Eisenbeil (g), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    EDGEFEST 2007, Ann Arbor, MI, USA


  • 2007 - POKSIS & BUTSHKYS : _
    POKSIS: Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Juozas Milasius (g), Vladimir Volkov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    BUTSHKYS: Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mircea Tiberian (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    Free Jazz Festival Prague 2007 @ Csassa Gelmy, Czech Republic


  • 2007 - ROBERTSON-GLOD-RAMOND-KUGEL : Herb Robertson - trumpets
    Roby Glod - alto & soprano saxophones
    Christian Ramond - double bass
    Klaus Kugel - drums
    Sept-2007, CD live recording @ Kunstwerk, Cologne, Germany


  • 2007 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    Ujbuda Jazz Festival @ A38, Budapest, Hungary


  • 2007 - KAISER-KUGEL : Tage Neuer Musik Bochum, Germany
    Ute Kaiser (voice) & Klaus Kugel (percussion, gongs, sound objects)


  • 2007 - ANTONI DONCHEV PROJECT : VILNIUS FESTIVALIS 2007 @ National Philharmonie, Lithuania (TV recording)
    World premiere of Antoni Donchev's composition "NOW AND NEVER - SKETCHES FOR JAZZ QUINTET AND ORCHESTRA" :
    SANKT CHRISTOPHER CHAMBER ORCHESTRA - conductor: Donatus Katkus
    Petras Vysniauskas - soprano saxophone
    Eric Vloeimans - trumpet, fluegelhorn
    Antoni Donchev - piano
    John Lindberg - double bass
    Klaus Kugel - drums, percussion


  • 2007 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    June 2007, Vision Festival XII, NYC, and tour in USA


  • 2007 - BALTIC QUARTET : Jazznight Lüneburg 2007
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Bobo Stenson (p), Vladimir Volkov (b, viola da gamba), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)


  • 2007 - KAN : SilentArt Festival Bochum 2007, Germany
    Makiko Tominaga (butoh dance), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (perc, sound objects)


  • 2007 - CHARLES GAYLE TRIO : Europe tour with
    Charles Gayle (ts, bcl), Hilliard Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-21-2007, Freiberg, Jazz Festival, Germany
    April-22-2007, Koeln, Loft, Germany
    April-23-2007, Eindhoven, Café Wilhelmina, Netherland
    April-24-2007, Brugge, De Werf, Belgium
    April-25-2007, Lodz, Club Jazzga, Poland
    April-26-2007, Wroclaw, Club Rura, Poland
    April-27-2007, Willisau, Jazz Festival, Foroom, Switzerland
    April-28-2007, Györ, Mediawave Festival, Hungary
    April-29-2007, Chemnitz, Germany
    April-30-2007, Cottbus, Germany


  • 2007 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    April-13-2007, Berlin, Ballhaus, Germany
    April-15-2007, Kracow, Alchemia, Poland
    April-16-2007, Magdeburg, Jazz in der Kammer, Germany


  • 2007 - Vysniauskas-Tokar-Kugel : Jazz Festival 'JEDNIST' 2007, Kiev, Ukraine
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Vysniauskas-Iyer-Greene-Kugel : December-29-2006, National Philharmonie Vilnius, Lithuania
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss) - Vijay Iyer (p) - Hilliard Greene (b) - Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Yatoku : Jazz Festival Bezz 2006 & tour in Ukraine and Poland
    Yuri Yaremchuk (ts, ss, cl, bcl), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Ganelin Trio Priority : Europe tour with
    Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    November-02-2006, Erfurt, Cityhall, Jazzmeile Thueringen, Germany
    November-04-2006, Magdeburg, Projekt Sieben, Germany
    November-05-2006, Ljubljana, Cankarjev Dom, Slovenija
    November-08-2006, Vienna, Porgy & Bess, Austria
    November-10-2006, Lugano, Radio Svizzera (live broadcasting), Switzerland
    November-11-2006, Milano, Camera del Lavoro, Italy
    November-12-2006, Esslingen, Kulturzentrum Dieselstrasse, Germany
    November-13-2006, Vilnius, Kotrynos Church, Lithuania


  • 2006 - Albrecht Maurer Quartet : Jazz Festival Nanjing
    Albrecht Maurer (v), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Peter Schönfeld (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Second Approach : RADIO CULTURA MOSCOW - Live broadcasting all over Russia & concert in Kalyga, Russia, September 2006
    Andrej Razin (p), Tatyana Komova (voc), Igor Ivanushkin (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Germany-Hungary Special Project : Jazz Festival Sankt Wendel 2006
    Michael Riessler (ss, cl), Zoltan Lantos (v), Kálmán Balogh (cimbalom), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)


  • 2006 - Antoni Donchev Project : Jazznight Lüneburg
    Eric Vloeimans (tp), Antoni Donchev (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Michel Pilz Quartet : Internationales Jazz Open Air Glauchau, Germany
    Michel Pilz (bcl), Itaru Oki (tp, fl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Carnival Skin : Jazz Festival Montréal, Canada @ Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal
    Perry Robinson (cl), Peter Evans (tp), Bruce Eisenbeil (g), Hill Greene (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - STEVE SWELL QUINTET : Vision Festival XI 2006, NYC, USA
    Steve Swell (tb), Sabir Mateen (ts, as, fl, cl, acl), John Blum (p), Matthew Heyner (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - STEVE SWELL QUARTET : Kerava Jazz Festival 2006, Finnland & tour in Austria, Switzerland, Poland
    Steve Swell (tb), Sabir Mateen (ts, as, fl, cl, acl), Matthew Heyner (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Antoni Donchev Project : Jazz Festival Idar Oberstein
    Eric Vloeimans (tp), Antoni Donchev (p), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Kotodama, Ironaxe : SilentArt-Festival Bochum 2006
    Kotodama: Albrecht Maurer (v, gothic fiddle), Norbert Rodenkirchen (midieval flutes, harp), Makiko Tominaga (butoh dance)
    Ironaxe: Roby Glod (as, ss), Bruce Eisenbeil (g), Kent Carter (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - POKSIS : EUROPHONICS 2006 - BALTIKUM & tour in Germany (WDR recording)
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Juozas Milasius (g), Vladimir Volkov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - STEFAN HEIDTMANN PROJECT : Jazz Festival Freiberg
    Thomas Heberer (tp), Gerd Dudek (ts), Stefan Heidtmann (p), Dieter Manderscheid (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Bruce Eisenbeil Quartet : Concert @ THE STONE, NYC, USA, march 2006
    Ellery Eskelin (ts), Bruce Eisenbeil (g), Alex Blake (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - MICHEL PILZ TRIO : Other Jazz Festival, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Michel Pilz (bcl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2006 - Windsleepers : Fringe Festival 2006, Theatre National, Luxembourg
    Glod-Clément-Heidtmann-Schönfeld-Kugel


  • 2005 - Ornaments Of Light Aand Sound : Festival "Die 3. Art" Wuppertal, Germany
    Makiko Tominaga (dance), Roger hanschel (as), Stefan heidtmann (keyb), Klaus Kugel (perc)


  • 2005 - Shilkloper-Maurer-Kugel : "Die Musiknacht Köln 2005"
    Arkady Shilkloper / Albrecht Maurer / Klaus Kugel


  • 2005 - Lechner-Vapirov-Volkov-Kugel : Jeunesse Festival 2005 - "Über Grenzen" Vienna, Austria
    Otto Lechner, Anatoly Vapirov, Vladimir Volkov, Klaus Kugel


  • 2005 - Petras Vysniauskas & Klaus Kugel : Litauische Kulturtage in Hamburg 2005 / "Lieben Sie Litauen? @ Literaturhaus Hamburg, Germany
    Duo: Petras Vysniauskas & Klaus Kugel


  • 2005 - Vysniauskas-Volkov-Kugel-Gaivoronsky : International Peter & Paul Jazz Festival 2005, St. Petersburg, Russia
    Petras Vysniauskas, Vladimir Volkov, Klaus Kugel & Vyacheslav Gaivoronsky


  • 2005 - Steve Swell Quartet : Jazz Festival Montréal, Canada @ Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal
    Steve Swell Quartet w/ Sabir Mateen, Matthew Heyner, Klaus Kugel


  • 2005 - Michel Pilz Quartet : Jazz Festival Eldena 2005, Germany
    Michel Pilz (bcl), Itaru Oki (tp, fl), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2005 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt., perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
    Festival Jazz Hope 2005, Vilnius, Lithuania, @ Lithuanian National Philharmonie
    Greizer JazzWerk #6, 2005, Greiz, Germany


  • 2005 - Various artists : Neue Musik Klangwelten Mülheim / Ruhr
    with Robert Dick, Sebastian Gramss, Albrecht Maurer, Norbert Rodenkirchen


  • 2005 - Steve Swell Quartet : Freiberger Jazztage & tour in Germany / Netherland
    Sabir Mateen, Matthew Heyner, Klaus Kugel


  • 2005 - Various artists : Kasseler Symposium zu Aktueller Musik
    with Geraldine Keller, Robert Dick, Petras Vysniauskas, Adam Simmons, Ursel Schlicht, Reuben Radding, Tanya Kalmanovitch a.o..


  • 2005 - Baltic Trio : Jazz Welten Dresden
    Petras Vysniauskas, Vladimir Volkov & Klaus Kugel


  • 2004 - Ganelin Trio Priority : Festival "Die 3. Art" Wuppertal
    Ganelin-Vysniauskas-Kugel


  • 2004 - Ganelin Trio Priority : Jazzmeile Thüringen
    Ganelin-Vysniauskas-Kugel


  • 2004 - Vidmantas Bartulis Project : Bartulis-Vysniauskas-Milasius-Kugel & Kaunas State Choir & Kaunas String Quartet
    Pazaislis Music Festival Kaunas, Lithuania


  • 2004 - Sequence : Antoni Donchev (p, comp), Eric Vloeimans (tp), Glen Moore (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    Jazz im Palmengarten Frankfurt &
    Festival Quedlinburger Musiksommer 2004


  • 2004 - Viocal : Jazz Night Lüneburg


  • 2004 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Eurojazz XXI Moscow 2004
    Ganelin-Vysniauskas-Kugel


  • 2004 - Baltic Quartet : Nordischer Klang Greifswald
    Vysniauskas-Stenson-Volkov-Kugel


  • 2004 - Baltic Quartet : FABRIK, Hamburg
    Vysniauskas-Stenson-Volkov-Kugel


  • 2004 - Vysniauskas International Quintet : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Steve Swell (tb), Bobo Stenson (p), Christian Spering (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
    may-9-2004, Vilnius, Lithuania, Courtyard of the Presidential Palace
    Prezidento Rumu Festivalis Vilnius 2004


  • 2003 - Bollmann-Carter-Maurer-Mickiewizc-Kugel : Neue Musik in der Friedenskirche Köln 2003/2004, Cathedrals, a.o..


  • 2003 - Vysniauskas-Stenson-Kugel : Jazz Festival Leipzig 2003
    Petras Vysniauskas (soprano saxophone), Bobo Stenson (church organ) Klaus Kugel (drums, sound objects and percussion)


  • 2003 - Viocal : Jazz Festival Konstanz


  • 2003 - Viocal : Vom Balkan bis zum Baltikum, Stuttgart, Theater Haus


  • 2003 - John Law Quartet : International Jazz Festival of Coimbra, Portugal
    Paul Dunmall (ts+ss), John Law (p), Alec Dankworth (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2003 - New Music Summer 2003 : Ornaments Of Light And Sound, Syntopia Quartet, a.o..


  • 2003 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Intl Jazz Festival Vancouver, Intl Jazz Festival Edmonton, Intl Jazz Festival Montréal (Canada), Intl Music Festival San Francisco (USA), Westfälisches Musikfest, Jazz Festival Greiz (Germany


  • 2003 - Albrecht Maurer Quartet : Jazz Festival Lüneburg 2003
    Albrecht Maurer (v), Bobo Stenson (p), Kent Carter (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2003 - JOHN LAW PROJECT : Tour in UK
    John Law (p), Michel Pilz (bcl), John Lloyd (as,ss), Christian Ramond (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2003 - POKSIS : Jazz Festival Kaunas
    with Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Bobo Stenson (p), Katrin Mickiewicz (v, voc, comp), Skirmantas Sasnauskas (tb), Kent Carter (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2002 - Viocal : "intersonanzen" / Brandenburgisches Fest Der Neuen Musik


  • 2002 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Festival Würzburg


  • 2002 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Festival Nanjing & tour in China


  • 2002 - Petras Vysniauskas Project : Leigo Järvemuusika 2002, Estland


  • 2002 - Various artists : VILNIUS FESTIVALIS 2002 @ National Philharmonie, Lithuania (TV recording)
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Reiner Winterschladen (tp), John Law (p), Vladimir Volkov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 2002 - Stefan Heidtmann Project : Jazz Festival Greiz 2002
    Dudek, Winterschladen, Heidtmann, Rek, Kugel


  • 2002 - Stefan Heidtmann Project : Euro Jazz Festival Mexico 2002 & tour in Mexico
    Dudek, Winterschladen, Heidtmann, Rek, Kugel


  • 2002 - Viocal : Jazz Line Munich


  • 2002 - European Echoes : Rheinisches Musikfest
    Maurer, Jörgensmann, Wierbos, Stenson, Carter, Kugel


  • 2002 - Glen Moore & Friends : Rheinisches Musikfest


  • 2002 - Stefan Heidtmann Project : JazzArt 2002
    Dudek, Winterschladen, Heidtmann, Rek, Kugel


  • 2001 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Tour in USA & Canada


  • 2001 - Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel : NDR Jazz 2001


  • 2001 - Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel : Jazz Woche Hannover 2001
    Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel


  • 2001 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Reiner Winterschladen : Jazz Night Lüneburg


  • 2001 - BLACK SEA CONNECTION : Open Jazz Meeting Lohmar
    Maurer/Vapirov/Izmailov/Hübsch/Horvath/Kugel


  • 2000 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Festival Varna


  • 2000 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Eric Vloeimans : Duisburger Akzente


  • 2000 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Night Lüneburg


  • 1999 - Michel Pilz Trio : Euro-Syrian Jazz Festival in Damascus & Aleppo


  • 1999 - VYSNIAUSKAS-VOLKOV-KUGEL : Moscow Off Jazz 1999


  • 1999 - Vysniauskas-Berger-Carter-Kugel : Jazz Festival Eldena 1999
    Petras Vysniauskas, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel


  • 1999 - GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : European Music Festival Münsterland 1999
    Ganelin-Vysniauskas-Kugel


  • 1999 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Rheinisches Musikfest 1999
    Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Petras Vysniauskas


  • 1999 - Petras Vysniauskas Quartet & Sankt Christopher Chamber Orchestra : JazzFest Berlin 1999
    Petras Vysniauskas Quartet feat: Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel


  • 1999 - Petras Vysniauskas Quartet : Mare Balticum 1999
    Petras Vysniauskas Quartet feat: Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel


  • 1999 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet :
    Du Murier Festival Int.l De Jazz Montreal
    Du Murier Festival Intl. De Jazz Vancouver


  • 1999 - Michel Pilz / Zbigniew Namyslowski - Quartet : Concert @ Jazz Café London


  • 1999 - Petras Vysniauskas Quartet : Offene Welten Köln
    Petras Vysniauskas Quartet feat: Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel


  • 1999 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Lee Konitz : Jazz Festival Muenster 1999


  • 1998 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Podium Ruhr


  • 1998 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Kenny Wheeler :
    Klap Op De Vuurpejl Amsterdam 1998
    Paranoia Festival Tilburg 1998


  • 1998 - Theo Jörgensmann "FELLOWSHIP" :
    feat.: Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Karl Berger (vib, p), Charlie Mariano (as), Theo Jörgensmann (cl), Klaus Kugel (dr), Kent Carter (b)
    Solo Virtuos Gelsenkirchen 1998 @ Cityhall Wuppertal / WDR - live recording of the CD "FELLOWSHIP" (hatOLOGY 616)


  • 1998 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Kenny Wheeler : Solo Virtuos Gelsenkirchen


  • 1998 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Jazz Night Lueneburg


  • 1998 - Various ensembles : Jazz Festival Lohmar
    Maurer / Mariano - Quintet
    Michel Pilz / Itaru Oki Quartet


  • 1998 - Michel Pilz / Itaru Oki - Quartet : Jazz Festival Yokohama 1998 & tour in Japan


  • 1997 - Kent Carter Project :
    feat. Charlie Mariano, Albrecht Maurer, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel
    Freiberger Jazztage 1997 & tour in Germany/Austria
    Worms Jazzt 1997


  • 1997 - NRW Klang Quartet : J.O.E. Festival Essen 1997


  • 1997 - Theo Jörgensmann Quartet : Open Ohr Festival 1997


  • 1996 - Michel Pilz Trio & Tomasz Stanko : Germany Tour incl. WDR recording in Moers


  • 1994 - Vysniauskas/Jörgensmann - Quintet : Jazz Festival Chemnitz 1994


  • 1994 - STANKO-VYSNIAUSKAS-VOLKOV-KUGEL : Jazz Festival Kaunas 1994
    Petras Vysniauskas (ss) - Thomasz Stanko (tp) - Vladimir Volkov (b) - Klaus Kugel (dr)


  • 1993 - DRAFT : Jazz Festival Vilnius 1993


  • 1993 - Petras Vysniauskas Quartet : Jazz Festival Kaunas 1993


  • 1991 - Praskin-Schubert-Ramond-Kugel : Jazz Festival Ilmenau 1991


  • 1990 - VYSNIAUSKAS-RAMOND-KUGEL : Tours in Netherland and Germany incl.
    Musikfesttage Hoyerswerda, International Festival "Grenzgänge" Wolfsburg
    Rheinisches Musikfest 1990 (WDR), Jazz Festival Ilmenau 1990


  • 1989 - Vysniauskas-Pilz-Oki-Ramond-Kugel : Jazz Festival Vilnius 1989 & tour in UdSSR


  • 1989 - Michel Pilz / Itaru Oki - Quartet : Jazz Festival Sankt Ingbert


  • 1988 - Michel Pilz Quintet : Jazz Festival Leipzig


  • 1986 - Michel Pilz / Itaru Oki - Quartet : JazzHaus Festival Cologne
    Jazz Festival Konstanz
    & tour in Germany