Thomas Wallisch (Bild 13 KB)

THOMAS WALLISCH (guitar, composition)

born 1973 in Klagenfurt/Austria
studies: Landeskonservatorium Klagenfurt (Jazzdiplom mit Auszeichnung), Berklee College of Music, Boston/USA (summa cum laude)
festivals: IAJE-Jazz Festival (Atlanta/USA '96), Festival Junge Kultur (Düsseldorf/D '97), Jazz Festival (Kempten/D '97/'98), Theater Sala Verdi (Montevideo/Uruguay '98), Hypo Jazz Festival/A ('98)
played and/or recorded with: Manolo Badrena, John Benitez, Gustavo Casenave, Bret Willmott, Mark White, Hal Crook, Jim Hobbs, Gebhard Ullmann, Heinrich von Kalnein, Laura Andel & Oli Bott Jazz Orchestra etc.
CD's: BICHOZWEI, A BRIGTHER DAY, KOSCHAT BALLADEN, UP
awards: Förderungspreis des Landes Kärnten (Sparte Musik, Austria '99), winner of Belgian Artistic Promotion Prize (21. Europ' Jazz Contest, Belgium '99), Club Carinthia Musikpreis (2. Platz, Austria '99)
awards at Berklee College/USA: Jimi Hendrix Award (best guitar award of '96)
Berklee 50th Anniversary Medaillon ('96), Professional Music Endowed Scholarship ('96),
Berklee Achievement Scholarship ('94/'95/'96)


For more info on Thomas Wallisch go to: www.thomaswallisch.com


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