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- since 1972 -

September - October 2017

A-1010 Wien, Franz Josefskai 29
Tel.: (+43-1) 533 25 75
Management: Axel & Tilly Melhardt
Webmaster: Günter Weismann
A-1070 Wien Westbahnstr.27/89
Tel.: (+43-1) 523 03 99
Open from 7 p.m. - live-music from 9 p.m. on

The admission fee varies with the costs for the band from EUR 11,- to EUR 20,-. There is no presale of tickets and no reservations.

Since the 4th of march 1972 we present 6 days a week "live" jazz with international & local musicians in our 500 years-old cellar - hope to see You in Vienna soon.
Tilly, Julius & Axel Melhardt
Program September - October
Fri. 1.Sept.
Sat. 2.Sept.
Axel Zwingenberger The Boogie Woogie Player from Hamburg is since more than 40 years one of the real highlights of JAZZLAND B
Mon. 4.Sept.
"Rising Star Serie"
Boogiemen's Friends
Die Boogie-Woogie-Band aus Bamberg gehört zu den treuesten Zwingenberger-Fans – Wien-Premiere B
Tue. 5.Sept. Stanton Jazzclub Orchestra From Duke to Count and to Benny Goodman & back.... S
Wed. 6.Sept. Vienna Jazz Group Hermann Ledl vibes strolls from swinging Jazz to Pop and Musical M
Thu. 7.Sept. Huub Claessens The dutch opera-singer from the "Wiener Staatsoper" shows his eminent talent for swinging jazz with: Ryan Langer p, Thiemo Kirberg g, Hans Strasser b and Walther Großrubatscher dm S
Fri. 8.Sept.
Sat. 9.Sept.
Attention, program change
John B. Williams Quintett
John B. had to cancel his tour for family reasons
Actual musicians:Daniel Nösig tp, Andy Middleton sax, Oliver Kent p, Uli Langthaler b, Klemens Marktl dm M
Diknu Schneeberger Trio
feat. Sandro Roy viol
The great swinging trio - Diknu Schneeberger g, Martin Spitzer g, Joschi Schneeberger b – presents the 23-year old violonist Sandro Roy from Augsburg (Germany) - one of the great jazz talents of Germany. S
Thu.14.Sept. Hansi Caruso A swinging hommage to the great Frankie-Boy with Johannes Herrlich tb, Thomas Huber ts, Erwin Schmidt p, Karol Hodas b, Andi Weiss dm S
Fri.15.Sept. Original Storyville Jazzband Classic New-Orleans-Jazz of the 20-ties T
Sat.16.Sept. Project Two
feat. Susan Rigvava-Dumas
Under the leadership of Heinz Czadek tb swings: Walter Fend, Lukas Hartl tp; Bobby Dodge bass-tb, Manfred Balasch, Niko Afentulidis sax; Erwin Schmidt p, Christoph Petschina b, Fritz Ozmec dm M
"Rising Star Serie"
Double Jeu
Swinging jazz with sounds à la Django Reinhardt S
"Rising Star Serie"
Peter Kern
Like in the 20ties & 30ties – a man with his guitar.... B
Wed.20.Sept. Robert Schönherr Quartett
feat.: Alexandra Schenk
Herwig Gradischnig ts, Joschi Schneeberger b, Mario Gonzi dm & Alexandra Schenk voc M
Thu.21.Sept. Elias & The Yiddish Maidls Swinging Folksmusik - Eli Meiri presents: Clara Montocchio, Shira Karmon voc, Yildirim Fakilar perc S
Fri.22.Sept. Hot Jazz Ambassadors Thomas Nell co, Günther Graf cl, David Laszlo Marsall sax, Udo Ehmsen g, Peter Strutzenberger b T
Sat.23.Sept. Walk Tall Modern Jazz from A(dderley) to Z(awinul) M
Christian Havel International Band
feat.: Lori A. Williams
One of the great US-Singer with Bernhard Wiesinger ts, Renato Chicco p, Milan Nikolic b, Joris Dudli dm and Christian Havel boss&g B
"Rising Star Serie"
Swingdance Bigband
16 Musicians swing under the direction of Martin Jank & Jan Kolaja S
Fri.29.Sept. Affäre Dreyfuss Be- & Hard-Bop in the spirit of Art Blakey and Cannonball Adderley - Dominik tp, Martin ts, Florian as -Fuss & Max Tschida p, Hans Strasser b, Mario Gonzi dm M
Sat.30.Sept. Burgundy Street Jazzband Revival-Jazz of the 40ties and 50ties – à la G.Lewis & B.Johnson T
Mon. 2.Oct.
"Rising Star Serie"
Edi Fenzl & Jörg Danielsen
A terrific duo between new and old blues B
Tue. 3.Oct.
Wed. 4.Oct.
Karl Ratzer / Johannes Enders Two giants of the current jazz scene - the Viennese guitarist spent long apprenticeships in the USA with rock, jazz & Pop, before returning to Vienna in the 80s. The Bavarian saxophonist worked with Dave Liebman, Jerry Bergonzi and many other giants of contemporary jazz. A top duo !!! A
Thu. 5.Oct.
"Rising Star Serie"
5 in Love
Swing – Jive – Blues – Boogie - Great music with a lot of fine fun S
Fri. 6.Oct. Riverside Stompers In the spirit of King Olivers Creole Jazzband - with 2 cornetts T
Sat. 7.Oct. Barrelhouse Jazzband Swinging Chicago-Jazz since more then 50 years - in the spirit of Eddie Condon Bands of the 40ties and 50ties T
Mon. 9.Oct. Alexandra Schenk Quartett The grandiose young singer presents a super trio with: Oliver Kent p, Mario Gonzi dm & Paulo Cardoso b (München) M
Joschi Schneeberger Quintett A very swinging group with strong viennese touch: Aaron Wonesch p, Diknu Schneeberger & Martin Spitzer g, Toni Mühlhofer perc & Joschi Schneeberger b S
"Rising Star Serie"
Martin Reiter Trio
With David Dolliner b and Wolfi Rainer dm, the top pianist - whom we unfortunately rarely hear - has found congenial partners M
Fri.13.Oct. Caoba Latin-Jazz with "CubANTON" MÜHLHOFER L
Sat.14.Oct. Walter Kortan
and his noble chestnuts
The trumpeter, singer & entertainer from Krems (Lower-Autria) was looking for true "chestnuts": Andi Mittermayer tb, Alwin Miller cl&sax, Herbert Swoboda p, Martin Treml b, Hubert Bründlmayer dm T
"Rising Star Serie"
Niko Afentulidis Trio
A trio without piano - Nikolaos Afentulidis ts, Oliver Steger b and Harry Tanschek dm M
"Rising Star Serie"
John Long & Erik Trauner
The very popular Blues-bard from the USA for the first time in Europe meets one of the best from Austria !!! B
Dana Gillespie
& Joachim Palden Trio
The "Grand Lady of British Blues" again at her favorite Jazzclub - with the Piano-Boogie-Ace Joachim Palden p, Tom Müller ts & Sabine Pyrker dm B
Mon.23.Oct. Vienna Jazz Orchester Fritz Ozmec dm with the "crème de la crème" from the Viennese scene M
Christian Dozzler
& the Blues Society
C.D. (hm & p & voc) moved to Texas years ago and works with the local top musicians – this times he presents his old Austrian Bluesfriends: Hannes Kasehs (g & voc), Daniel Gugolz (b) & Peter Müller (dm) B
Dusko Goykovich The tp-master from Bosnia-Serbia with Martin Fuss sax, Matyas Gayer p, Martin Djakonovski b and Vladimir Kostadinovic dm M
Mon.30.Oct. Vienna Big Band Unit Markus Geiselhart presents his new band!! M
Sat. 4.Nov.
Barbara Dennerlein The worldclass organ-star is one of the JAZZLAND-highlights since the 90-ties. This year she present the famous US-drummer Drori Mondlak. Barbara presents a wonderful collection of own works and standards from a century of swinging jazz. M
B = Blues&Boogie  T = Traditional Jazz  S = Swing  M = Modern Jazz  L = Latin  F = Folk  K = Musikkabarett  A = Avantgarde