David Helbock

Instrument: Piano | Location: Vienna

Born: January 28, 1984

Two rewards and the audience prize at the world biggest jazz-piano-solo competition of the Jazzfestival Montreux, a lot of enthusiastic/international reviews for his CDs and the most important prize in Austria 2011 - the “Outstanding Artist Award” - David Helbock, the pianoplayer coming from a small little village in Austria called Koblach, is with no doubt, has already had a great international musical career.

Helbock is not only a great pianist, he is also a very individual thinker, who is investing not only a lot of dexterity but also quite an amount of brain activity to his projects.

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”An impeccable pianist with a clear, crisp touch.” - Jazzwise (GB)

“Accomplished, melodic playing” - The London Times (GB)

“Simply indescribable.” - Jazz thing (DE)

“Exciting and full of surprises and delights.” - Les Inrocks (FR)

“...I think this musician with his „pianocap“ is one of the most exciting players of the young european jazz scene. The listener experiences something new when David Helbock plays. And it ́s never „top-heavy“ music – it ́s music that thrills the body and the mind...” (Roland Spiegel - Bavarian Radio - DE)

...When David Helbock’s Random Control made Think of Two that album was so angularly brilliant that it seemed hard to imagine how Mr

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