Otmar Binder

Born in Austria in 1970, Otmar Binder is a pianist, singer-songwriter and composer, educated at the Vienna Hochschule (between 1978 and 1986) and later at the Vienna Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst.

He began working as a musician in Vienna in 1988, mainly as an accompanist for singers and actors

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(on Boogie Woogie Turnaround): ”This is a welcome and stylish reinvention by top quality musicians.” (Morgan Hogarth, R2magazine,

“Meade Lux Lewis and Jay McShann would be astounded and delighted — Boogie Woogie piano from Vienna, Austria...” George Fendel, Jazz Society of Oregon

“Piano blues albums sometimes get criticised for being samey – this is anything but.” Norman Darwen,

“In a time when this style of music is becoming something of a rarity, it is a welcome turn of events to find the spirit of the music alive and well in an unexpected place

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