The first single from Florian’s new album with Flying Pooka! is out today on all major streaming platforms.
The debut album of Flying Pooka!, the duo of pianist Florian Hoefner and saxophonist Dani Oore will drop on Oct 6th on Alma Records.
On June 20th, a new international performance series curated and hosted by Florian Hoefner and bassist Jim Vivian will launch at the Arts and Culture Centre in St. John’s, NL. The launch concert will feature saxophone legend, Jerry Bergonzi and revered NYC-based drummer, Allan Mednard.
The Iris Trio (clarinet, viola, piano) is going to tour Germany and the USA in May 2023, presenting a new program of works by Florian.
The Florian Hoefner Trio will tour their JUNO-award winning album “Desert Bloom” on the Canadian West Coast in April 2023.
Desert Bloom wins Jazz Album of the Year at the 2023 Juno Awards. The awards were handed out at the JUNO Opening Night Gala in Edmonton, AB!
Desert Bloom was nominated as Jazz Album of the Year at the 2023 JUNO Awards. The awards will be handed out in Edmonton, AB on March 11th 2023.
Desert Bloom was nominated as Jazz Album of the Year and Instrumental Album of the Year at the 2023 East Coast Music Awards. The awards show and conference will be held in Halifax from May 3rd – 7th 2023.
The Iris Trio (clarinet, viola, piano) is going to tour Ontario in January / February 2023, presenting a new program of all works by Florian.
We are excited to share that Florian’s latest Trio album, “Desert Bloom” was placed on many “Best of 2022” lists.