Representation
Label

(Kata y Co, Trio Macchiato)

herzog records
r.herzog@herzogrecords.com

+ 49 40 55 616 445

 

Label

(La KaffeehausAvantgarde)

rent a dog/ Rattay Music

info@rent-a-dog.com

+ 49 241-53 36 76

 

Booking

 

(all bands)

hy-and
info@hy-and-agentur.com

+49 172 456 2027

 

Henry Altmann

* 1964 Isny/ Allg.

Studied music and musicology in Hamburg/ Germany and New York/ USA.

 

Playing:

Developped a unique style of playing upright bass in using all kinds of sound possbilities of the instrument as well as playing bass/ percussion or euphonium/ piano at the same time. Invented special way of 7-string bass playing to unite guitar & bass function.

 

Name dropping:

Kalle Kalima, Steve Coleman, Pascal von Wroblewsky, Peter Brötzmann, George Gruntz, Buster Williams, Gianni Gebbia, Latin Grammy Winner Arturo Martínez

 

Composing: Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, NDR Bigband, Festival Ctirny dny/ Prague, Festspielhaus Hellerau/ Dresden,Theatres in Hamburg/ Germany and Palermo/ Italy and several film scores

Awards:

Nom. Deutscher Schallplattenpreis 2007, Trude-Unruh-Preis 1998/ 99 for Theatre Music Festspielhaus Hellerau/ Dresden, Hamburg Bass Award 1996

 

Touring: Germany, France, Italy, Czech Republic, Scandinavia, Spain, New Zealand, Cuba & the Carribean, South America, Senegal, South East Asia, Australia and the USA