Herbert Pirker
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Instrument: drums

Pirker Herbert

General Information

Year of Birth:  1981
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Education

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1999 - 2004

studies in jazz drums (Walter Grassmann), diploma with distinction

Activities

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collaborations with Alex Machacek, Kelomat, Zeena Parkins, Wolfgang Mitterer, Louis Sclavis, Dean Bowman, Karl Ritter, Weisse Waende, Wolfgang Puschnig, Jack Walrath, Klaus Dickbauer, Jazzwerkstatt Wien, Phillip Nykrin, Christoph Dienz, Linley Marthe, Lorenz Raab, Otto Lechner, Juraj Kriglak, Falb Fiction, Nicholas Letman-Burrtinovic, Perfect, Bumpfi und die Tanzbären, Iriepathie, Kurt Ostbahn, the Cosmic Hustlers, a.m.m.

tours through USA, Russia, Morocco, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Turkey and great parts of Europe

teacher

teacher at various workshops

Awards

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2003

Austrian Young Lions Award (with "Martin Reiter Trio")

2004

Austrian Young Lions Award (with the band "Kelomat")

2004

Hans Koller Award (New York scholarship)

2007

Hans Koller Award (category: Newcomer; with the Jazzwerkstatt Wien)

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