“One of the most interesting and explosive bass players to come along in a long
time” reads a quote from a review in the French newspaper Le Monde, referring
to bassist Johannes Weidenmueller.
Bassist Johannes Weidenmueller has been a first call performer with a long list of
jazz greats since settling in New York City 20 years ago He has been a member
of the Hank Jones trio, Ray Barretto’s New World Spirit, the Carl Allen-Vincent
Herring quintet, the John Abercrombie quartet, the Joe Lovano trio and the Kenny
Werner trio. Other associations include Brad Mehldau, George Benson, John
Scofield, Dewey Redman, Randy Brecker, Kenny Wheeler, Toots Thielemans,
Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Redman, Gary Bartz, Jonny Coles, Clifford Jordan, Joe
Chambers, and many others.
His warm full sound, his mastery of time and his flexibility and openness have
made him one of most sought after bassist in a wide variety of musical settings