As part of her composition studies at KMH in Stockholm Birgitta has written new music for different ensembles – amongst others a duo for NEUE that was premiered at Svensk Musikvår 2019 and a septet based on the text of psalm 139 as part of LjudOljud at KMH.
More information coming soon…
Birgitta was guest saxophonist for Cajsa Zerhouni’s new album that will be released on Do Records in the fall of 2019 (and was recorded in the beginning of May 2019 at Kingside Studios near Stockholm).
On May 2019 Agustin Strizzi’s new EP will be released – this will be celebrate this with a concert at Artist Homes in Berlin on May 17, 2019!
There is a new review on culturejazz.fr of „Malita-Malika“ that Birgitta and Carol Liebowitz released in 2018 on Leo Records:
Downbeat Editor’s Pick / Downbeat Reviews
Carol Liebowitz‘ and Birgitta’s duo CD „Malita-Malika“ that was released on Leo Records this year is chosen as an „Editor’s Pick“ for November 2018 in the online part of Downbeat Magazine.
Here you can find the whole review: Downbeat
And furthermore -a review of „Color Studies“, the Birgitta Flick Quartet’s new CD, is part of the February issue of Downbeat!
2018 NPR Jazz Critics Poll/Jazz Journalists Association „Best of Jazz 2018“ Poll
„Malita-Malika“ was chosen by Hrayr Attarian in his list as one of Top Ten Jazz Recordings in the 2018 NPR JAZZ CRITICS POLL as well as the JAZZ JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION “Best of Jazz 2018” POLL.
Portrait and story in the new issues of Sonic and Jazz thing
In the new Sonic you can find a portrait of Birgitta by Christina Bauer and Rolf Thomas wrote a story about Birgitta and the releases of this year for Jazz thing.
New video announcing the CD:
Jazz im MiM, August 30, 2018, 19.30, Musikinstrumentenmuseum Berlin
10th Summer Jazz Series InSpirit at Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche Berlin
June 28-August 30, 2018, every Thursday, 9 pm
Musical collaborations in Saudi-Arabia with musicians of the Birgitta Flick Quartet from Berlin and musicians from Riyadh // Concerts with Carol Liebowitz/Andy/Fite/Eva Lindal/Anna Lindal in Stockholm, Göteborg & Berlin
Live Video from Brötz with Eva Lindal/Carol Liebowitz
Glimpse from the concert at King Fahad Cultural Centre Riyadh
New CDs in production
A new Birgitta Flick Quartet CD and a duo CD with pianist and singer Carol Liebowitz from New York will be released in the summer and in the fall. More information to follow!
Here you can listen to both bands:
Birgitta Flick Quartet
Carol Liebowitz/Birgitta Flick Duo
FLICKSTICK CD Release
The new album will be released on January 26 by WismART!
BIRGITTA FLICK QUARTET recording
We have been in the studio to record our new CD! More information coming soon!
New York City
From mid-october to mid-november 2017 you can find me in New York City where I am working on an improvisation project with pianist Carol Liebowitz.
The new album „Flickstick“ is finished – and will be released in January 2018 on WismART. On November 18 Flickstick will present the album at a „pre-release concert“ in Wismar! The concert is part of the workshop for saxophone groups that takes place in Wismar every year.
Summer Jazz series IN SPIRIT at Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche, Berlin
July 6 – August 31, every Thursday, 21.00
Flickstick album recording in January 2017 // Release September 2017 on WIsmART
We have been in the studio for our new album! Walter Quintus recorded us in Osnabrück at Fattoria Musica. More information & tour dates soon here…
Birgitta Flick Quartet feat. Lina Nyberg • Nico Lohmann• Silke Eberhard in Sweden!
I‘m very happy to announce our concerts at Jazzstudio Umeå on December 1 and at Fasching in Stockholm on December 4, 2016, supported by the Goethe-Institut.
Also, there are new videos online with music from our “Dalarna“ release concert at the A-Trane (Berlin) in May 2016. You can find them here:
NEW VIDEOS // Birgitta Flick Quartet feat. Lina Nyberg • Nico Lohmann • Silke Eberhard