Bene Aperdannier

Bene Aperdannier is a German jazz musician (piano, composition). He has been playing piano since he was 13 years old, and in 1989 he won first prize in the Jugend jazz competition in North Rhine-Westphalia.

That same year he began his jazz studies at the Hochschule der Künste in Berlin with a major in piano, which he completed in 1995.

Aperdannier is co-founder of jazzIndeed , with which he recorded several albums between 1996 and 2011, toured internationally and received the Berlin Senate Studio Award.

She has toured with Jocelyn B. Smith , Circle of Friends , Jessica Gall, Track 8 , Gayle Tufts and Maren Kroymann , Reality Brothers and Cultured Pearls or Keith Tynes . He has also worked with Max Herre , The Fantastic Four , Till Brönner , Laura Lopez-Castro, Josefine Domes , Katie Melua , James Blunt , Ellie Goulding , James Morrison and Lisa Bassenge , as well as with Udo Lindenberg , Nina Hagen , Xavier Naidoo and Mannheim’s Sons .

In 2010 he worked as a keyboardist in the live band of the RTL show Let’s Dance . Since 2011 he has been keyboardist/pianist at The Voice of Germany. In 2013 he was appointed Professor of Piano and Ensemble at the SRH College of Popular Arts in Berlin.

Bene Aperdannier the masterclass

h 17:00 -1 9:00
Saint Louis

via Baccina, 47