Tobias Thiele (Germany)

Tobias Thiele
Participant in
SoundLAB VI – sonic art project environments
soundPOOL – a challenge for imagination

SIP – SoundLAB Interview

Born may 31st 1976 in Potsdam Germany. Obliged school education 1983-1993. Apprenticeship as a systems mechanic. 5 years of classical piano training. Band and concert experiences since 1996 as a keyboarder. 1997 first solo album, not released. Furthermore three years of school education in order to enroll at university. Experiences in composing music for school theater. Second solo album, not released. Several albums with music ensembles `raspootin´ and `fosburyflop´, not released. 2003 enrollment in ethnomusicology and musicology at Freie Universität Berlin. First motion picture scoring, not released. Participation in a three-week-music-theater-project in dublin in 2006. Among other studies research to nepali and indonesian music plus expanded country visits in 2006 / 2007. Extensive concert touring. Contribution to a traditional music group at the indonesian embassy berlin. Taking my master of arts degree. Third solo album, not finished. Dezember 2008 first release of `fosburyflop´ longplayer and beginning of my final thesis concerning traditional javanese music aesthetics.