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When audiences and critics speak about Tim Allhoff, they all sound euphoric. There is talk of the “piano shooting star of the Republic (of Germany)” (JazzThing) or the “most important newcomer of Germany’s jazz scene”. And yet, Allhoff, born in 1980, completed classical piano studies before turning to jazz piano at the Richard-Strauß-Conservatory in Munich. With his growing passion for jazz he gathered experiences in many different formations and earned his reputation across Europe: Concerts and tours brought him i.a. to France, England, the Netherlands, Austria and Switzerland. He has played the Rheingau Music Festivel, the Elbjazz-Festival or the Palatia Jazz Festival and many more. Additionally he has worked with icons like Nils Landgren, Larry Grenadier, Johannes Enders, Dieter Ilg and Tony Lakatos. He has arranged and composed music for stage and film (“Das letzte Schweigen”, 2009) and was musical director from 2009 to 2011 at Ingolstadt Theater. His extraordinary talent is mirrored in his many awards: The pianist was awarded the Bavarian advancement award of the arts (2013), the jazz award of Ingolstadt and the advancement award of the arts of Augsburg. As if that weren’t enough: In 2008 he founded his own trio together with award-winning bassist Andreas Kurz, and Bastian Hütte, one of Germany’s jazz scene’s most versatile drummers. These two earned their experiences on international stages and festivals next to stars like Johannes Enders, Jamie Cullum, Michael Wollny or Klaus Doldinger

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“… it all seems, though strictly structured, so light, casual and playful, that we cannot cease to be amazed. This trio will without any doubt cause an international sensation. A big round of applause!” (WIESBADENER KURIER)

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Album Kid Icarus by Tim Allhoff

Kid Icarus

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2014

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