Biographies (english)

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Rüdiger Krause

Rüdiger Krause

Berlin-based jazz guitarist und composer, studied jazz in Dresden and also in New York with Ben Sher und Mike Stern. With Günter Hörig, the father of GDR jazz, he played swing und mainstream. Known for his creativity in diverse styles, he has been inspired by his collaborations with jazz greats from Günther Fischer to Carla Bley.


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Ian Melrose

Ian Melrose

folk- und fingerstyle guitarist from the “British School”,

can be heard – with his own projects and as a studio musician – on over 100 albums. Among others he has worked with Clannad, Mary Black, Reinhard Mey, Kelpie, Manfred Leuchter und Celtic Guitar Journeys, and is in demand as an arranger, composer and producer.


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Heiko Ossig

Heiko Ossig

completed his classical training (performance) at the conservatory in Osnabrück and the university music academies in Hamburg and Malmö (Sweden). Whether with renowned artists in duos or trios or as a soloist with various orchestras in Germany and abroad he has earned an international reputation.


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Nikos Tsiachris

Nikos Tsiachris

is a flamenco guitarist and composer with Greek roots. After completing classical training in Thessaloniki he studied flamenco in Granada with Rafael Santiago Habichuela and Emilio Maya. Residing in Berlin since 2005, he is open for good music of all kinds and is active in various projects ranging from world music to jazz, classical and of course flamenco.


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