|Wolfgang Mitschke, today living in Berlin
and Bonn (Northrine-Westfalia), was born in Lindau, Bavaria (Germany) in
1957. Besides studying law he got instruction in drums in the seventies
and became fairly roted by playing in concerts, clubs and radio
recordings with different jazz formations in southern Germany as well as
in Nordrhine-Westfalia. Among others guys, he was on stage with the
jazz-singer and drummer Grady Tate (USA), with the
trumpet player Patrik Rickman/Lionel-Hampton-Bigband (USA), with the
German trumpet player Hans-Peter Salentin, with the German flute-player
Michael Heupel, the German guitarist Paul Shigihara, with the German
piano-player Christoph Adams, with the contra-bass-player Martin
Gjakonowski and many many others.
Besides playing drums he got himself involved ago with playing keyboards as a self-taught-player. With his first CD "Journey to Sydney" he presented himself for the first time as playing keyboards. His second CD "Sundance"as keyboarder and drummer was presented in October 2001. The studio-records for a third latin - and smooth-jazz-CD "NO MORE BLUES AND MORE" are going on.
Jazz Radio Berlin Portrait (Soundsamples)