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


29.06. 2019 | Eberswalde | new music + Erik Drescher
07.07. 2019 | Völs am Schlern/ Südtirol | impro + Lucchese, Kipfmüller, Janek
08.07. 2019 | Burg Tschengls/ Südtirol | performance + Lucchese, Kaptra
19.07. 2019 | Berlin/ Galerie Bauchhund | impro + Sjöström, Narvesen, Mureddu
25.07. 2019 | Berlin/ Musikinstrumentenmuseum | impro + Berlin Art Quartett
27.07. 2019 | Potsdam/ Sans Titre | Lesung "Adressat Unbekannt" + Alexander Stillmark
02.08. 2019 | Berlin Köpenick | impro + Bauer/ Bauer/ Narvesen
11.08. 2019 | Berlin/ Villa Elisabeth | new music + asianart ensemble
06.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Schaubude | new music + Sensuous Matter
07.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Pyramidale | new music + Katzer/ Maschinenmensch
12.09. 2019 | Kleinmachnow | impro + solo
14.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Km 28 | impro + Gratkowski, Brown
15.09. 2019 | Magdeburg | impro + Drees, Morgenstern
22.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Villa Elisabeth | new music + unitedberlin
25.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Konzerthaus | new music + asianart ensemble
26.09, 2019 | Potsdam | new music + unitedberlin
27.09. 2019 | Berlin/ Literaturhaus | lesung + Michael Hahnemann