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Rom Peter

General Information

Year of Birth:  1972
Place of Birth:  Vienna

 

Peter Rom is without a doubt one of the most versatile and expressive guitarists of the Austrian jazz scene. He experiments with diverse styles and explores compositional techniques, improvises and creates an open and expansive sound spectrum.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1997

studies, graduation with a diploma in jazz guitar

1999 - 2001

performance diploma s.c.l

1999 - 2001

practical training

studies with with Mick Goodrick and Bret Wilmott, Steve Rochinski, Tiger Okoshi and others

workshops with Wayne Krantz, Scott Henderson, Wolfgang Muthspiel and others

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
2002

ever since lecturer

2004

foundation of the band "Fuzz Noir" (zusammen mit Raphael Preuschl, Michael Prowaznik and Wolfgang Schiftner

2008

lecturer

2008

Clinic with Rodney Holmes

2009

work as a lecturer at workshops for Jeunesse and Musikfabrik Niederösterreich

various collaborations with a.o. Rodney Holmes, Elliott Sharp, Klangforum Wien, Andreas Schaerer, Die Strottern, Christof Dienz, Fatima Spar, Bastian Stein, Gerd Hermann Ortler, Christian Mühlbacher, New Opera Vienna, Studio Dan, Lorenz Raab, Sam Britton, Woody Schabata

participation in numerous CD-recordings (e.g. with Rom Schaerer Eberle, JazzWerkstatt Vienna New Ensemble, Die Strottern & JazzWerkstatt Vienna, Peter Rom Trio, GHO-Orchestra, Studio Dan, Clemens Salesny Electric Band, Wean Hean, Owen, The Eye)

founding member of JazzWerkstatt Wien and JazzWerkstatt Records

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1998

promotional scholarship

1998

"BEST" and Berklee "Achievement" Award

1999

Quincy Jones Award (Boston/USA)

2005

promotion "Peter Rom Trio"

2006

Hans Koller Award "Newcomer of the Year" (together with JazzWerkstatt Wien)

2008

promotion "Peter Rom Trio"

2008

distribution promotion (for the CD "Starstruck" by the Peter Rom Trio)

2009

Austrian Amadeus Award nominee (for the CD "Elegant" by Die Strottern and JazzWerkstatt Wien)

2010

award (together with the ensemble Studio Dan
)

Discography, Projects

Discography:

  • 2011: JazzWerkstatt Wien New Ensemble
  • 2011: GHO Orchestra – Hermannology (Sessionworkrecords)
  • 2010: Rom/Schaerer/Eberle – Please don't feed the Model (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2010: Fuzz Noir - Free Lunch (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2010: Studio Dan featuring Nika Zach - Things (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2009: Wean Jazz Live – Oskar Aichinger, Hannes Löschel, Christian Mühlbacher, Max Nagl (Wiener Volksliedwerk)
  • 2009: Studio Dan - Creatures and Other Stuff (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2009: Aetaphon - Stanleys Nightmare (Michael Tiefenbacher)
  • 2008: Peter Rom Trio – Starstruck (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2008: Clemens Salesny Electric Band - Live at JazzWerkstatt (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2007: Wean Hean - Das Wienerliedfestival Volume 7 (Wiener Volksliedwerk)
  • 2007: LA Bigband feat. Irina Karamarkovic - Sounds of Kosovo
  • 2006: Owen - A Break From Myself (Miltona Records)
  • 2006: JazzWerkstatt Wien 2006 (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2005: Peter Rom Trio – Says Who?! (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2005: Fuzz Noir - Uarrgh 2 (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2005: JazzWerkstatt Wien 2005 (JazzWerkstatt Records)
  • 2004: ChateauHaag - Good News (ATS Records)
  • 2002: The Eye - Ranch (Miltona Records)
  • 2001: The Eye - Extraordinary Popular Delusions (Miltona Records)

Band/Ensemble Member of

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