Bassist and composer Peter Schwebs lives in New York, Berlin and in his hometown Hannover, Germany. He works as a freelance musician with various international bands and projects performing and teaching in Europe, Latin America and the U.S.
Peter studied Jazz & Contemporary Music at the Hannover University of Music and Drama (2000-2005) and was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship to continue his studies in the graduate program at New York University (2006- 2008).
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Stories From Sugar Hill is yet another demonstration of the wealth of talent to be found in the younger generation of jazz musicians. [...] this excellent debut as a leader marks the young bassist as one to watch.
Bruce Lindsay, All About Jazz, October 13, 2010
What a debut! Peter Schwebs [...] delivers an album that stands among the
best acoustic productions of the past few years.
Werner Stiefele, stereoplay (September 2010 Issue, Germany)
5-Star Rating and Audiophile CD of the Month
A thoroughly convincing project.
Teddy Doering, Jazz Podium (October 2010 Issue, Germany)
[...] a fantastic young bassist with a good sound and feeling..
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