Christoph Pepe Auer


Music, Creative Entertainment, Lifestyle | The Arts

Christoph Pepe Auer is a cosmopolitan musician and composer who is living in Vienna / Austria, studied in Stockholm and New York. His Music is based on Jazz, but is also influenced by Contemporary, Classical, African and Folk Music.

By pushing instruments such as the Bass Clarinet and Saxophone to the limits he discovered new techniques. His creative approach has also led him to invent his own instrument, the Pepephon.

His music achievements have been crowned at venues such as The Jazz Standard in New York, Forbidden City Hall in Beijing and Christoph has also been honoured with the Austrian Newcomer Hans Koller Prize.

The pioneer on bass clarinet is also the founder of a jazz label called Session Work Records, which represents diverse and experimental musicians on the Austrian music scene and beyond. Christoph has studied and collaborated with Adam Holzman (Miles Davis), Branford Marsalis (Sting) and Vienna Art Orchestra.

PERFORMANCE LINKS

www.pepeauer.com

Living Room (Christoph Pepe Auer & Manu Delago) - Royal Mile (2010)

Living Room (Christoph Pepe Auer & Manu Delago) - Libertango (2010)

Christoph Pepe Auer & Manu Delago & String Trio - Living Room in London (2010)