René Sommer

Biography

René Sommer  - International Live and Recording Artist , Producer

René Sommer (1984) born in Odense, Denmark.
He studied at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague with Jarmo Hoogendijk/Eric Vloeimans & Beatrijs Korevaer/Gertjan Loot and at the Fontys Conservatory with Martijn de Laat/Toon de Gouw and Willem van der Vliet.

He has also taken several lessons with Lars Vissing (DK.), Torben Sminge (DK.), Thomas Fryland (DK.), John Roucco, Hendrik Jørgensen (DK.), Henrik Hou Jørgensen (DK.), Mads La Cour (DK.).

As a performer, Rene played with the Jazzorchestra of the Concertgebouw ( Benny Golson, Jimmy Heath ) – Tip Toe big band (DK.), DJ maestro, the Big Band The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, Southern Denmark (AMDA) and the Royal Conservatory Big Band of The Hague (Brandford Marsalis, Bert Joris, Jim McNeely, Peter Erskine, Ack van Rooyen and others)

René Sommer currently working as a Brass Teacher , Producer and  as a Live and Recording Artist