composition/arrangement, harmony, jazz education

Foto Andreas Kissenbeck by Wolfgang Volz

Andreas Kissenbeck is a pianist, Hammond organist, composer and arranger. His teaching activities include composition, arrangement, harmony, piano, ensemble and ear training. He heads the master’s degree in Jazz Education. As a doctor of musicology, he is a member of the HMTM doctoral committee.

References as musician:

  • Jazz award of the Süddeutsche Zeitung
  • »Next Generation« Award from Jazz Thing Magazine
  • Nominated for the BMW World Jazz Award
  • Numerous CD recordings under his own name (ENJA, Double Moon Records, BHM Records) and for renowned artists such as Pete York [ACT Records], Torsten Goods [ACT Records], Malcolm Duncan, Greg El May, ...)
  • Print publication of compositions and arrangements by Trio Musikedition
  • compositions for film

References as educator:

  • Many years of teaching at the music academies in Hanover, Würzburg, Detmold, Münster and Osnabrück
  • Textbook publication Jazztheorie I (Bärenreiter 2007)
  • Textbook publication Jazztheorie II (Bärenreiter 2007)
  • Arrange textbook publication (Schott 2011)
  • Series of tutorials for the magazine world of buttons
  • Doctorate in music theory
  • Pedagogy studies

© Foto: Wolfgang Volz