Ines Dominik-Reiger
Instrument: vocals, piano

© Ines Reiger 

Dominik-Reiger Ines

General Information

Year of Birth:  1961
Date of Birth:  2. February 1961
Place of Birth:  Vienna
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She is an internationally renowned jazz singer. She developed the jazz/pop vocal technique Natural Voice Training (NVT). She teaches at universities and conservatories in Wien and Graz. She produces and hosts “Jazznacht” on Ö1, and she also shares her expert knowledge in jazz and related musical styles as a member of the Austrian Musical Advisory Council for the BMUKK (Federal Ministry for Teaching, Art, and Culture). Ines Reiger is a very busy woman.


PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation

jazz vocals

theater studies, acting training, studies in pedagogy, musicology



ever since teaching activity


radio host of Ö1 Jazznacht

numerous CD productions, performances at festivals, radio productions and TV appearances

organizer of workshops, courses and festivals

development of NTV (Natural Voice Training): vocal technique in the field of jazz and pop

teacher at various universities in Austria and abroad

journalist, schoolbook author

expert on jazz and related styles

member of the Austrian music advisory board

collaborations with renowned international and national artists like Peter Herbolzheimer, the WDR Big Band, Bill Dobbins, Heinz von Hermann, Richard Oesterreicher, Wayne Darling, Real Group etc.

Press Reviews

[...] most convincing jazz voice of Austria [...] 

ORF (Klaus Schuly) 


[...] white singer with a black soul [...] 

Salzburger Nachrichten 


[...] one of the best European jazz singers [...] 

Salzburger Nachrichten


[...] expressive and versatile voice [...] 

Kleine Zeitung


[...] in the footsteps of Ella Fitzgerald [...] 


Discography, Projects


  • Heaven’s waitin
  • Blue Moon
  • Angel Eyes
  • Teach me tonight


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