Frattner Markus

General Information

Year of Birth:  1978
Date of Birth:  25. May 1978
Place of Birth:  Steyr
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The musician and songwriter Markus Frattner has been performing on national and international stages with choirs and bands and as a solo artist since the age of 5. His musical career began as a member of the world famous Vienna Boys' Choir with which he toured America and Europe and made worldwide TV-appearances. He also completed everything that comes along with it, such as press conferences, CD-recordings with prominent musicians, radio-interviews, etc. This was followed by a tour through France and various concerts with the St. Florian Boys' Choir. As a sound engineer, studio manager and producer, he benefits from his career and experience as a studio- and live-musician. Markus is also a trained light technician and music teacher, composer and lyricist (among others for Jazz Gitti, Strandgeier feat. Albin Rasch, Markus Linzer, ...) and published several albums and many CDs with various bands. Markus signed his first record contract in Germany in 2006. His songs, with which he celebrated several chart successes (Airplay Charts Single Top 20 Platz 2 / Hitparade Lower Austria Platz 2,3 / Schlagerparade Voralberg Platz 1,2,3 / Hitradio USA Platz 3,5 / Airplaycharts Austria Platz 10 / Airplaycharts Deutschland Platz 54 / Top 17 WDR 4 Platz 13 ...) have been broadcasted on radio-stations worldwide, including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, France, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Japan, USA, Italy ...
Markus Frattner is a highly accomplished and versatile musician and sound engineer that can scoop from a rich pool of experience. No matter if piano phrasing or modern keyboard sounds, difficult choral arrangements, or a mixdown of a complicated recording - Markus Frattner is the ideal contact, music teacher and congenial production partner for all musical aspects.


Source: Markus Frattner


PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1986 - 1987
1987 - 1989
1987 - 1990
1989 - 1990
1990 - 1991
1990 - 1993

Landesmusikschule St. Valentin: additionally specialized in theory

1993 - 1994
1995 - 1996

MAC-College: training for audio producing, sound-engineering


MAC-College: seminar "Music Business"


seminar "Labels and Copyright Collectives"


workshop "Microphone-Technology"


Workshop "Through the Wire2" (music programms: Ableton Live 2.0 and Probellerhead Reason 2.5)


Stand By: lighting control and programming


Stand By: Light Engineering Part 1 - Basic knowledge of light engineering (Michael Jordan)


seminar "Sound Recording and Reproduction Technics" (Eric Lund)


pop! - Songwriting-workshop


1987 - 1990

choir member

1990 - 1991

choir member

1990 - 2003

Gradl Buam: singer and keyboard player

1992 - 1996

Ennser Stadtmusikanten: singer and keyboard player

1999 - 2006

Music School MusikLernstadt Wiff: piano- and keyboard-teacher

2gether extended: singer and keyboard-player

2gether: singer and keyboard-player

Music Lessons Frattner, Ennsdorf: music teacher and conductor for keyboard, piano, home recording, e-piano, vocals, band

composer for Markus Linzer, Jazz Gitti, Strandgeier and many others

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)

Wunder Records: composer and author for Jazz Gitti


RMG Verlag Hans Rieger: composer and author of the "Ballermann"-Title for Strandgeier featuring Albin Rasch

Premium Promotion: composer and author for Markus Linzer

Description of Style

Music style: pop, German pop, Austro Pop, folk music, party songs; Markus Frattner aka Mark Linzer has also launched the new style "Austro German Pop", which is a mixture of German pop, Rock'n'Roll, Austro pop and Schlager.


Markus Frattner, 2009

Contact, Links

Language:  German