Music


Tagebuch
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Tagebuch

Carmen Eder: voc
Gerhard Schmitt: git, voc
www.tagebuch-musik.de

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Blue Man Group
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Blue Man Group

I've been playing in the Blue Man Group Band since October 2005.
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Schmittke - Songs
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Schmittke - Songs

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SETanztheater
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SETanztheater

Music for productions of the SETanztheater (SEDancetheatre).

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Music for theatre, film and children's theatre
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trondheym
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ROCK 'N' ROLL

TAGEBUCH

THEATRE

MISCELLANEOUS

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Biography

Rock & Roll

- Guitarist, Stick, Bass and Zither player for Blue Man Group (since 2005) in Berlin, Oberhausen, Stuttgart, Basel, Stockholm, Vienna, aboard the NCL Epic and on the Blue Man Group World Tour.

- Concerts and musical collaboration with
Konstantin Wecker, Flo Mega & the Ruffcats, Mockemalör, Clärchen's Ballhaus Band, Moritz Krämer, Alexa Rodrian, King Sweat, Vanilla Ninja and many others.

- Production of three CDs and concerts in Germany, Croatia, Thailand, Vietnam and China with own project trondheym.



Training

- Jazz guitar studies 1993 - 97 under Peter o'Mara, at the Bruckner Konservatorium Linz/Austria.
Graduated with distinction.

- Received a scholarship for the Berklee College of Music Boston/USA. (1997)

- Participant on the Pop Course at the Hochschule für Musik Hamburg. (2002)


Theatre

- Guitar, banjo and ukulele player in the band of the piece Panikherz, an adaption of Benjamin von Stuckrad-Barre's autobiographic novel at Berliner Ensemble. Director: Oliver Reese, Music: Jörg Gollasch. (since 2018)

- Composition of hard rock songs for the dance theatre piece Frei und Wild of SETanztheater. Shows at Stadttheater Ingolstadt and Tafelhalle Nürnberg. (2016 / 2017)

- Composition and production of the music for the piece Peer, Du Lügst of SETanztheater, Nürnberg. (2014 / 2015)

- Co-composer and musical director for Hell Erzählen, a theatre project with kids from Berlin-Hellersdorf from 12 years. Prize winner at 34th Theatertreffen der Jugend. (2013)

- Composer and musical director for Tülliknüllifülli, a puppet theatre play for children at Theater Junge Generation, Dresden. (2013 / 2014)

- Musician (vocals and ukulele) for Kokon, a theatre play for children at Theater o.N. Berlin. (2012 - 2017)

- Composer and musician for the children's theatre plays DerTeufelsschatz, Herzmonster and Die Goldene Gans at Theater o.N. Berlin. (2010 / 2011)

- Guitarist and co-composer for Heroes of the 20th Century, an hysterical play with puppets by Suse Wächter, Tom Kühnel and others.(Guest performances at Theater Basel, TAT Frankfurt, Volksbühne Berlin, Thalia Theater Hamburg, Schauspiel Köln, Teatr Dramatyczny Warschau and others) (2003 - 2010)

- Guitarist for Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights at Maxim Gorki Theatre Berlin. Music by Arto Lindsay. (2002)


Discography

TAGEBUCH - Wer ich bin (feat. Nils Westermann) (Lametta Music 2020)
TAGEBUCH - Anders Immer Anders (Lametta Music 2020)
TAGEBUCH - Wie geht das mit dem Leben? (Lametta Music 2020)
Die Känguru Chroniken (2020)
Alexa Rodrian - One hour to midnight (Enja Records 2020)
Roki - Kuddelmuddel im Klassenzimmer (cbj audio 2019)
Die Gäng vom Dach (cbj audio 2019)
AnaniA - Reinvent the Feel (2018)
Sicker Man - The Missing (Blankrecords 2016)
Alexa Rodrian - Mother unplugged (Enja Records 2015)
Alexa Rodrian - Mothersday (Enja Records 2013)
Moritz Krämer - Wir Können Nix Dafür (Tapete Records 2011)
trondheym - stay tuned (NRW Records 2009)
Soap - Busca Busca (Height Mansion Productions 2007)
trondheym - beta (NRW Records 2007)
Christoph Reimann - My Own Private Adventures In Music (Sonic Slacker Records 2007)
trondheym (NRW Records 2006)
Estella - Happy Day (for "New Yorker" 2006)
Patrick Dewayne - Close Up (Hansa/BMG 2004)
Vanilla Ninja - Traces Of Sadness Live DVD (Bros Music/Sony 2004)
Timlin - Landing On Planet T (Punkt Music 2001)
M-Pack - My Ding-a-Ling (Lautstark/BMG 1999)
Schmittke - Dimensions in massive jazz (House Master Records 1998)
Wipe Out - The Wipeout Remixes (CCP Records 1995)

Now

Where I am and what I'm doing at the time being.

2021

2021

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2020

2020

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2019

2019

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2018

2018

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Contact

Gerhard Schmitt aka Schmittke
Phone: +49 - (0)177 - 2359041
Email: post [at] schmittke.de

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