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Raab Lorenz

General Information

Year of Birth:  1975
Date of Birth:  19. April 1975
Place of Birth:  Linz
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Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1989 - 1997

concert studies

1995 - 1997

studies of instrumental education

1997 - 2002

further traing at the Trompetenakademie Bremen (M. Höfs, B. Nilson, T. Stevens, J. Thompson)

1999 - 2002

concert studies

Activities

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1995 - 1998

1st trumpet; concert with Haitinik, Boulez, Fischer, Nagano, Bychov, Gatti, Abbado and others

1997 - 2003

member of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra under Claudio Abbado and Daniel Harding

1999

ever since member of the ensemble Pro Brass

2000 - 2003

assistent solo trumpet at the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Bremen

2002

ever since member of EBU Big Band

2003

ever since solo trumpet

2005 - 2006

short-term contract for substitution

2005 - 2010

teaching activity Jeunesse orchestra-camp Salzburg and Graz

2010

ever since lecturer

band and ensemble member at Oskar Aichinger Sextett, Flip Philipp Quartett, Janus Ensemble, Nouvelle Cuisine Bigband, Trompeteria, Bleu, Lubric Flow, Operator, Spice & Lorenzo da Ponte Jasbar Consort, Primary Rocks, Maalo and others

collaboration with: Sabina Hank, DZihan&Kamien, Sammy Figueroa, Wolfgang Puschnig, Beni Schmid, Aleksey Igudesman, Christian - Wolfgang and Gerhard Muthspiel, Peter Herbert, Alex Deutsch, Christoph Cech, Christian Mühlbacher, Andi Schreiber, Max Nagl, John Purcell, Harry Sokal, Oskar Aichinger, Hans Steiner, Martin Siewert, Christian Salfellner, Flip Philipp, Achim Tang, Ernst Reijseger, Melissa Coleman, Otto Lechner and many more

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1989

First Prize at the national competition

1991

First Prize at the Yamaha competition for woodwinds and brass players

1998

Third Prize

1998

Second Prize at the competition "Internationale Trompetentage" (Bremen)

1999

semifinalist at the International trumpet competition in Lieska (Finland)

2003

Hans Koller Award: audience award

2004

Hans Koller Award: Newcomer of the Year

2006

Hans Koller Award: CD Bleu "play", nominated for CD of the Year

2007

Hans Koller Award:nominated for Musician of the Year

Press Reviews

4. February 2006

Lorenz Raab is the name of the trumpeter who in recent years gradually has become a strong voice of the Austrian jazz-scene.

Der Standard (Andreas Felber)

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