Manfred Schoof

Manfred Schoof (born April 6, 1936) is a German trumpet player and bandleader who has appeared on more than 200 albums since the late 1950s. In 1969, he soared to international prominence with the FMP free-jazz release European Echoes. Discography: Voices (1966 • Manfred Schoof Quintett) Jazz Meets India (1967 • Dewan Motihar Trio / […]

Manfred Schoof ‎– European Echoes (1969)

European Echoes is an album by German free-jazz trumpeter Manfred Schoof, released in 1969 on FMP. Tracklist: A. “European Echoes – Part 1” (15:24) B. “European Echoes – Part 2” (15:26) Credits: Derek Bailey — guitar Han Bennink — drums Pierre Favre — drums Peter Brötzmann — tenor saxophone Gerd Dudek — tenor saxophone Evan […]

Manfred Schoof Orchester – Reflections (1984)

Reflections is an album by German jazz-rock big band the Manfred Schoof Orchester, released in 1984 on Mood Records. Tracklist: A1. “Unisonlines” (5:33) A2. “Reflections” (7:30) A3. “Old Ballad” (13:00) B1. “Waltz in the Sun” (8:33) B2. “Source” (6:54) B3. “Horizons” (9:40) Credits: Bass – Eberhard Weber, Siggi Busch Cymbal [Cymbals], Drums – Jo Thönes […]