Vincent Meißner


Vincent Meißner - piano/composition
Josef Zeimetz - bass
Jan Zeimetz - drums

Monday, 24 June, 2019 - 21:00
20/15 zł

Vincent Meißner, born in 2000, is a Dresden based pianist, composer and bandleader. With 15 years he received gifted musical promotion at the Dresden University for Music. Since he moved to Dresden for prestudying music while attending musical high school, he started playing in various ensembles, including some of the best junior jazz formations in Saxony like the „Youth Jazz Orchestra of Saxony“ or the „Dresden BigBand“. Over the last few years he already toured through Germany and Europe with different formations, playing festivals like „XJazz“, „Boskovice Jazzfestival“, „Jazztage Dresden“ or „Bundesweites Jazznachwuchsfestival“. He works as a leader, band-member or sideman with numerous projects, where he is playing and composing music from Avantgarde till Modern Jazz. In 2018 he released his solo debut album „diversity of one-sidedness“ beneath working on a few different recordings and releases. Over the last years he has constantly been awarded as soloist, for instance with a special price at „Youth Jazz Saxony 2018“ or a first price at „Bechstein Piano Competition 2018“. His new trio features Josef Zeimetz on bass, studying music in Amsterdam and Jan Zeimetz on drums, living and studying in Hamburg. Two tough brothers who complete this special trio, with its unique sound.