Thomas Barth was born in Vienna in 1965. He studied piano and composition in Austria, Denmark and the USA including master classes with Herbie Hancock at the Mozarteum/ Salzburg 1987 and with Weather Report founder Joe Zawinul at the Wiener Meisterkurse, Vienna 1992. Studio/ Live collaborations including Beat4Feet, Stray Dog Music, Electric Diamond, Brand Nubian, Deodato (Vienna Jazz Festival 2002, State Opera) and his own projects in Vienna and New York. 2007: Producer (CD) of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Nabucco, recorded live at the open air- festival in St. Margarethen/ Austria.
Since Sommer 2014: member of Jazztrio.at (Thomas Barth, p; Christoph Petschina resp. Johannes Strasser, bass; Wolfgang Wehner, drums). CD's: Weihnachtsalbum (2015), Sommeralbum (release: Sommer 2016).