Joe Zawinul

Joe Zawinul Biography

Legendary musician Joe Zawinul was one of the most influential jazz musicians of the twentieth century. He was a pioneer in the use of electronic musical instruments…
Joe Zawinul


List of recordings of Joe Zawinul, The Zawinul Syndicate, Weather Report, his collaborations as well as an overview on videos/DVDs and books about Joe Zawinul.
Joe Zawinul

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Words from the Legendary Musician

“One day I heard a pianist play `Honeysuckle Rose,’ … and I was hooked. I said, `What is that?’ He said, `jazz,’ which was a word I had never heard, and I asked him to spell it for me. My life was changed after that.”

Joe Zawinul

Weather Report Band

News & Events

Joe Zawinul - THE ARP 2600

The ARP 2600 Synthposium

The 50th Anniversary of the ARP 2600 Join the Alan R. Pearlman Foundation online Saturday, September 18th from 11am to 6:30pm EST for a virtual gala honoring the 50th anniversary of the mighty ARP 2600, streamed from The Record Co. in Boston MA! The ARP 2600 is one of the most influential synthesizers ever created…

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Joe Zawinul Featured Merchandise

We strive to provide Weather Report and Zawinul Syndicate fans with quality products and exceptional customer service. Thank you to all who have supported Weather Report thus far.

Joe Zawinul Private Collection CD
Enjoy exclusive recordings from Joe Zawinul’s private tape collection.

Weather Report Legendary Live Tapes
Unsigned Autobiography and Chronicle of Weather Report. LIMITED SUPPLY only!

Zawinul Foundation Original T-shirt
Black cotton T-shirt with electric blue Zawinul Foundation logo.

Joe Zawinul Foundation for Achievement

Established in 2013 by Tony Zawinul, the Zawinul Foundation for Achievement fulfills Joe’s dream to encourage and cultivate the pursuit of performing arts careers in young, promising musicians. It draws from Joe’s personal experiences as an international musician whose classical music roots are based in his early days of music studies in Vienna and whose career exposed him to the cultures and music of the world. The Zawinul Foundation for Achievement allows students to benefit from this precious connection.