Joo Kraus made a name for himself with the award winning Hip-Jazz project Tab Two. Equipped with a virtual band, the duo could be heard at nearly all national and international festivals in the 1990s. The fan base of this duo was at that time in Europe, America and Asia very remarkable.
After the break-up of Tab Two, Joo Kraus quickly made an own name of himself as an exceptional trumpeter and composer. The list of those who adorned themselves with his solos and learned to appreciate Joo’s compositions for own projects, clarifies the diversity of his musical talents: Omar Sosa, BAP, Nana Mouskouri, Tina Turner, Xavier Naidoo, Laith Al Deen, Jazzkantine, DePhazz, Fury in the Slaughterhouse, Pee Wee Ellis, Mezzoforte, Klaus Doldinger and many more.