The passionate and creative Saxophonist, Angelika Niescier is firmly anchored in the European and transcontinental music scene.
The recipient of many accolades a.o. of the German Jazz Award, is one of those exceptional musicians who has been for some time redefining the contours of the European jazz scene - a jazz artist on a mission, with boundless energy, a rich pallet of colour and virtuoso technique. The bandleader and composer has created a genuine style of her own uniffying both: unusual, modern compositions and intensive improvisation. She travelled many countries to perform her music and represent her country in many different settings. She has an unstoppable desire for artistic development and exchange, which made her musical journey rich on inspirational encounters with musicians all over the world. She has worked with greats such as Joachim Kühn, Ernie Watts, Sylvie Courvoisier, Tyshawn Sorey, Steve Swallow, Gerry Hemingway and Nasheet Waits.