Christian Willisohn's Southern Spirit

Back to the roots of blues with the voice and piano of Christian Willisohn and the unmistakable sax of Boris van der Lek, his long-time travel companion

Dates: 20 – 25.6, 2019  

Christian Willisohn

Internationally renowned bluesman Christian Willisohn, has been active since the 1980s, performing with big names from the blues scenes. Willisohn tours internationally and has been admired in Ascona before (the first time in 2004). He is often in New Orleans, a source of great inspiration. Southern Spirit, founded and led by Willisohn, presents a repertoire that includes standard blues, R&B, and original compositions. It can count on excellent instrumentalists, among others saxophonist Boris van der Lek

From: EU 

Style: Blues 

 

Christian Willisohn, piano & vocals 

Boris van der Lek, tenor sax 

Titus Vollmerm, guitar & vocals 

Alexander Haas, bass & vocals 

Peter Kraus, drums & vocals