Take the shackles off my feet so I can dance
Come and groove with Anne Köhler on a selection of jazz ballads, joyful gospel music and a capella songs for mixed choir by famous American, Danish, German, Swedish and French arrangers. Enjoy looking for a bright pop-sound, and stylish phrasing in the interpretation of classics such as Skyfall by Adele, Take me to church by Hozier and Secret O’ life by James Taylor.
Anne KÖHLER - Germany
Anne Köhler taught choir conducting and classical voice at the Musikhochschule Hanover (Germany), and is currently professor for choral conducting at the Detmold University of music Germany. She also conducts the schools’ Chamber Choir and vocal ensemble Pop-Up, which recorded their third CD in 2017 and has one first prizes at the International Chamber Choir Competition in Marktoberdorf. Anne Kohler’s work with her jazz choir was influenced and formed through workshops with The Real Group, Jens Johansen and Thierry Lalo, and through close connections to arrangers Martin Carbow and Oliver Gies.