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Jonas Linnemann

Overview

Jonas Linnemann has shown to be very versatile in terms of musical styles and genres. As co-leader of the formation StarkLinnemann he recorded three albums Awake (2014), Transcending Chopin Volume 1 (2016) en Transcending Chopin Volume 2&3 (2016). The genre of StarkLinnemann is best described as: Universal Crossover Music. After Jonas Linnemann graduated at the Fontys Conservatory in Tilburg (NLD) in 2005, he continued to develop musically as instrumentalist and composer. He has worked as drummer and percussionist with many renowned Jazz musicians.

He is currently residing in Tilburg (NLD) with Jessica and their daughter Adinda. From there he is performing with the StarkLinnemann Trio/ Quartet / Quintet and subbing with other music groups throughout Europe. At the moment he is working on original music for a new StarkLinnemann album

Style and Inspiration

All the great legendary jazz drummers like Max Roach, Roy Haynes, Tony Williams, Elvin Jones, Jack DeJohnette as well as Jeff Tain Watts, Bill Stewart and Brian Blade are a huge inspiration for Jonas Linnemann. Brazilian drum legend Milton Banana, Cuban drum hero Horacio Hernandez and conga player Mongo Santamaria have been quite influential for his approach on the drum set. His creative process as a composer his greatly influenced by ethnic music and rhythms from all over the world as well as classical music.


Tags

Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Rotterdam

Willing to teach

Beginner to advanced

Upcoming

Date Detail Price
Dec13Fri
Starklinnemann Quartet
De Machinist
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Jan26Sun
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Het Diekhuus,
Middelharnis, Netherlands
Mar15Sun
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Het Diekhuus,
Middelharnis, Netherlands
Mar23Mon
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Tivolivredenburg
Utrecht, Netherlands
Jun13Sat
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Dutch Beethoven Festival
Zutphen, Netherlands
Jun19Fri
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Bauchhund Salonlabor / Jazzkeller
Berlin, Germany
Jun20Sat
StarkLinnemann Quartet
Jazzclub-kunstfabrik Schlot
Berlin, Germany

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