Biography

Jonas Müller

 

 

 

 

Jonas Müller is a Danish born,
internationally raised musician,
composer and educator who inspires
the world through music and teaching.

Born: Rønne, Denmark June 25, 1975

Jonas Müller started as a classical pianist at the age of nine. He soon developed an interest for jazz and was fortunate to study extensively with the American jazz piano legend Horace Parlan. Jonas has since then explored other musical areas, has proved to be an excellent composer and has also taken on an extensive study in world music, particularly African music as well as the music of the Balkans and the Middle East. Müller has performed and recorded which such diverse artists as John Tchicai and Eric Alexander.

Müller has a musician diploma degree from the Rhythmic Conservatory in Copenhagen, a Master’s degree in composition from Mills College, USA and has recently been awarded a Master’s degree in Musicology at the University of Copenhagen.

He has given concerts and lectures in Scandinavia, France, Germany, Romania, Estonia, Lithuania, the US, Canada, Tanzania, Zambia, Israel and Algeria.

He currently lives in Berlin touring extensively with the bands Django Lassi and Neuberg Trio.

CD releases

”East African Prayermeeting Suite” (ILK) nominated for Danish Jazz Awards

”l’Est dans l’ouest – duo piano oud”

”Coltrane in Spring” (ILK) with John Tchicai