David Christopher Panzl
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Instrument: percussion

Panzl David Christopher

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Year of Birth:  1985
Place of Birth:  Salzburg
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first lessons at the age of four

Musisches Gymnasium Salzburg: during his school-days several study-trips to New York in order to study original jazz


concert percussionist; bachelorʼs degree with distinction


Master of Arts with distinction (Anton Mittermayr)

further training with Gene Jackson and Yosvany

further training with Oscar Valdes and Mickey Demenech

studies with Keiko Abe



collaborations with artists such as Keiko Abe, Nebojsa Zivkovic, Jeff Queen, Tim Collins and HK Gruber

in his solo-recitals world premieres of pieces by composers Keiko Abe, Shih, Johannes Motschmann and J. Peter Koene

further performances a.o. with the Philharmonic Orchestra Bad Reichenhall, Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra, with the ensemble "Die Reihe" and the Michinoku Wind Orchestra

world-wide master-classes and jury-member in international music-competitions

teaching assistant for concert percussion

performances as a soloist at the Suntory Hall Tokyo (Japan), the Seoul Art Center (South Korea), the Vienna Konzerthaus (concert for the 85th birthday of Friedrich Cerha), the Hi Seoul Festival (South Korea) and at the opening festivities of the Salzburg Festival (2010)

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