Matthias Bauer is a double bass player, improviser and composer who is mainly working in the field of improvised and new music.
improviser

He performed with many internationally renowned musicians of the free improviser scene and took part in various ensembles and festivals.
A central concern is his own solo performance incorporating the voice.
composer

His compositions aim to make a bridge between composition and improvisation.
new music

He performed a large repertoire of solo compositions and is working with Berlin based new music ensembles unitedberlin, asian art, Junge Musik and mosaik.
He is on several CD releases and performed at festivals like Maerzmusic Berlin, musicaviva München, Biennale Venedig, nuovaconsonanza Rom, musique on scene Lyon, Daegu Contemporary Music Festival, Wien Modern, Konfrontationen Nickelsdorf and Total Music Meeting.

upcoming concerts

05.09. 2018 Bonn | Bundeskunsthalle | new music + ensemble unitedberlin / Beethovenfest Bonn
08.-12.09.2018 Helsinki/ Finnland | improvisation + Harri Sjöström / soundscape festival
14.09. 2018 Weikersheim | W71 | improvisation + Bauer/ Bauer/ Narvesen
15.09. 2018 Murnau | Museum | improvisation + Bauer/ Bauer/ Narvesen
23.09. 2018 Berlin | Konzerthaus | new music + asianart ensemble / focused XX
10.09. 2018 Hannover | Sprengel Museum + asianart ensemble / Ausblicke
20.10. 2018 Berlin | Konzerthaus | new music + ensemble unitedberlin | Teheran Travellers
11.11. 2018 Berlin | Klangwerkstatt | new music + Ensemble Junge Musik
17./18.11. 2018 Paris | new music + Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin/ Teheran Projekt
23.11. 2018 Köln | Japanisches Kulturzentrum | new music + asianart ensemble
30 11. 2018 Moskau | new music + ensemble unitedberlin
12.12. 2018 Berlin | Villa Elisabeth | new music + asianart ensemble
15.-20.12. 2018 Peking | Central Conservatory of Music | new music + asianart ensemble