HARALD TANSCHEK was born in Graz, Austria. He graduated from the Jazzacademy in Graz 1996 and moved to Boston USA, to study at Berklee College of Music. There he went on to establish his American base for current and future projects. Currently based in Vienna-Austria, Tanschek is working with projects in the United States and all over Europe with such artists as Hal Crook, Chico Freeman, Rick Beckham, Bob Brookmeyer, George Garcone, Howard Alden, Mark Murphy, Sheila Jordan, Clark Terry, Lee Konitz, James Morrison, Aki Takase, VooVoo, Andy Middleton, Steve Logan, Joachim Mencel, Doug Johnson Trio, Grace Kelly, Phil Woods, Jose Ritmo y Cacao, Martin Lubenov Orkestar, Airbass, Richard Oesterreicher, Kris Jefferson, Gina Schwarzs Jazzista and numerous other on-going music related ventures.
Gerald Gradwohl Group, Independent
Most memorable Next-Level PerformanceWhen ever I play with the Gerald Gradwohl Group I come close to that level of total unlock, because the band members are such high profile players, that I always have to come up with my best in other to keep up and hang with them.
What Drives Your Creativity?Musical common sense
Why do you choose Vic Firth?I use Vic Firth, because they are the best