Philipp Harnisch
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Instrument: saxophone

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Harnisch Philipp

General Information

Year of Birth:  1985
Date of Birth:  4. October 1985
Place of Birth:  Bayreuth
Country of Birth: 

 

Philipp Harnisch sees himself as a freelance artist and is active as a musician and composer in many different musical projects and interdisciplinary productions (dance, drama, etc.). He also likes to use other saxophone instruments besides the alto saxophone.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement, degree with "excellent success")

2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement, degree with "excellent success")

2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement, degree with "excellent success")

2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement, degree with "excellent success")

2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement, degree with "excellent success")

2006 - 2011

studies instrumental education jazz-saxophone (focus on jazz composition and arrangement; with Allan Praskin, Doug Hammond a.m.m.; degree with "excellent success")

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
2001 - 2005

numerous performances and stage-experience in different bands and projects around Bavaria

2008

foundation of the band ARKTIS/AIR

2010

foundation of the Philipp Harnisch Quartett

2006 - 2011

member of numerous ensembles and bands as e.g. of the Think Bigger Orchestra (conductor: Christoph Cech), Deepressure Jazzqzartet, Double Reed Quartet a.m.m., numerous international performances and concert-tours

2009 - 2011

artistic direction of the weekly concert-series "Jazz im La Boheme"

2011

ever since teacher of saxophone

2011 - 2012

numerous concerts with ARKTIS/AIR, Philipp Harnisch Quartett and other ensembles

2012

ever since saxophone-teacher at the VHS Simmering and at the Zentrum für Musikvermittlung

2013

foundation of the band Month of Sunday, co-founder of the Viennese association Hoerthoert, ever since co-organizer of the Hoerthoert-festival at Vienna and co-organizer of the weekly concert-series "Freistunde"

numerous tours and CD-recordings with various bands

Discography, Projects

Discography:

as leader:

  • 2014: Philipp Harnisch Quartet – Black Field (listen closely 2014)
  • 2012: Philipp Harnisch Quartet – Songs about Birds and Horses (listen closely 2012)
  • 2011: Philipp Harnisch Quartet – Handmade Emotions (vienna2day 2011)

 

as co-leader:

  • 2013: ARKTIS/AIR auf: Austrian Heartbeats – Sampler #01 selected by P.Pulsinger (col legno 2014)
  • 2013: ARKTIS/AIR – En-Trance (Wireglobe/Zach 2013)
  • 2011: ARKTIS/AIR –Arktis/Air (Zach 2011)

 

sideman:

  • 2014: GNIGLER – Gnigler (listen closely 2014)
  • 2012: Memplex – Souvenir (listen closely 2012)

Band/Ensemble Member of

Band/Ensemble Member of: