the band OLAF TON olaf ton was founded in october 2000 in berlin.
The band OLAF TON was formed in Berlin in october 2000.
The musicians know each other from numerous projects, some have been working together for the last ten years.
In spring 2002 Olaf Ton won the "Kulturpreis Studioprojekt Jazz" from the city Berlin and in 2004 the "4. Jazz- & Blues-Award Berlin".
In autumn 2002 Olaf Ton toured through Switzerland and the south of Germany. The first album was recorded in december 2002 and released in october 2003 (Leo Records). The second CD releases 2005. "Olaf Ton und das dunkle Vermächtnis der goldenen Kuh" (2nd Floor Edition). Since then Olaf Ton has been playing in Germany and other European countries on a regular base (27th International Jazzfestival Leipzig, oct. 03; "Weltfestspiele `73 Heldinnen, Bands und Klassenbrüder", Berlin aug. 03; ifa Berlin, sept. 01; 4th Winterjazzfest Rottweil, nov. 03; Jenaer Jazzfrühling, march 04; Jazz in der Lohmühle Berlin, july 04; 11th Jazzmeile Thüringen, nov. 04; 9th JOE-Festival Essen, jan. 05)