FriForma public performance and recording session with Tasso Savvopoulos’ OUXPO quintet

On 19 September Tasso Savvopoulos’ international quintet OUXPO recorded live for Edition FriForma at Klub Gromka in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The brand new Berlin-based free jazz quintet consists of American trumpeter Brad Henkel, German saxophonist Philipp Gropper, Greek guitarist and bandleader Tasso Savvopoulos, German double bass player Felix Henkelhausen, and Slovenian drummer-percussionist Dré Hočevar. The live sets were recorded by Iztok Zupan and the unit’s debut album is sceduled to be released early next year – stay tuned for this intriguing collaborative project on Edition FriForma.

Photo: Iztok Zupan