• Cologne Jazzweek

    1 month ago - By Free Jazz

    By Martin Schray
    The hot weather has said goodbye and with it - perhaps - the adverse conditions that I felt almost haunted me. I decided to start the day with an exhibition that is also featured by the festival. Entitled “Chargesheimer photographs Jazz“, it presents a look at an exciting chapter in Cologne's musical history. The famous Cologne photographer Karl-Heinz Hargesheimer, who portrayed Cologne's city history under his pseudonym Chargesheimer, photographed the city's jazz scene in the 1950s and 1960s. His subjects included young Cologne jazz musicians as well as international...
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