List of German jazz bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as jazz solo artists from Germany are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great German music that you've never heard before. The jazz bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Germany. If you think the best German jazz band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
List is made up of a variety of bands, including Klaus Doldinger and Thomas Anders.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular jazz bands from Germany?" and "Which jazz bands started in Germany?" then this list will answer your questions.