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Mira Lu Kovacs & Clemens Wenger © Renia Moslam

Mira Lu Kovacs & Clemens Wenger

»Sad Songs To Cry To«

Friday 8 April 2022
21:00 – ca. 22:15



Mira Lu Kovacs, Gesang, Gitarre

Clemens Wenger, Klavier, Keyboards


»Sad Songs To Cry To«

Joni Mitchell

A case of you (1971)

Gert Steinbäcker

Kalt und kälter (1985)

Mira Lu Kovacs, Clemens Wenger

Fort von hier

Mira Lu Kovacs

That’s what happiness is

Kate Bush

This woman's work

Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, Pharrell Williams, Nile Rodgers

Get lucky (2013)

Paul Simon

Bridge over troubled water

Rio Reiser, R. P. S. Lanrue

Halt dich an deiner Liebe fest (1975)

Friedrich Hollaender

Wenn ich mir was wünschen dürfte (Bearbeitung: Mira Lu Kovacs und Clemens Wenger)

Eddie DeLange, Irving Mills, Duke Ellington


Jerome David Kern

I'm old fashioned (1942)

Sophie Lindinger

Peptalk (Bearbeitung: Mira Lu Kovacs)

Jack White

In my pocket

Victor Young

Where can I go without you


Die Band My Ugly Clementine musste ihre Mitwirkung aus dispositorischen Gründen absagen. Wir freuen uns, dass sich Mira Lu Kovacs und Clemens Wenger bereit erklärt haben, für My Ugly Clementine einzuspringen.
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Sad Songs To Cry To

Singer-songwriter Mira Lu Kovacs is the voice of a generation of Austrian musicians who have brought a new quality to Austrian (pop) music. On the one hand, this is probably due to Mira Lu Kovacs' musical background, trained in classical music, jazz and electronics, but on the other hand it is mainly due to the singer's free spirit. Virtuosity and intuition on instrument and voice, countered by directness in the lyrics that is sometimes stretched to the limit, meets with her the courage to pull the existing pop appeal into the future with a certain obliqueness. In recent years, the musician has established a lush little house with a garden in the memory of the music-interested public, both on and off the stage. 
At 39, Clemens Wenger has a densely packed musical history as the founder and director of JazzWerkstatt Wien, as one of the heads of the Viennese soul band 5/8erl in Ehr'n, and as a sought-after composer and musician in projects involving contemporary jazz, pop and electronic music. He is engaged in traditional composition and instrumentation of acoustic instruments as well as progressive digital sound design. Mira Lu Kovacs has a longstanding collaboration with Clemens Wenger. Now they can be experienced together on stage with »Sad Songs To Cry To.«

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