Peter Lenz

Drummer - Composer - Arranger

Here's an interview I did with Andreas Felber on Radio Ö1 (Austrian national broadcasting) in July


Lithium is Peter's latest work as a Bandleader. It came out as a co-release between Brooklyn based label Skirl Records and Austrian Label Session Work Records in April 2016

Chris Speed - ts,cl

Reinier Baas - guit

Stefan Lievestro - bass

Peter Lenz - dr/comp


It is but it's not is Peter's debut Album with his band Silent Flow and features his compositions for Quintet. It was released on Unit Records Switzerland in 2012

Adrian Kleinlosen - trb

Manfred Temmel - guit

Raphael Meinhart - vib

Lukas Raumberger - b

Peter Lenz - dr/comp


This Piano Trio is lead by belgian Piano player Thomas Maasz. The Album features Thomas' compositions and arrangements and was released in 2014.

Thomas Maasz - p

Marijn van de Ven - b

Peter Lenz - dr

 

www.thomasmaasztrio.com


Videos

This is a piece I wrote for Jazz Orchestra and Vocal Ensemble.
The lyrics are in german, but it's about the refugee crisis and how poorly we deal with the fear of the unfamiliar and the hatred that comes from it! In a way it also fits whats going on in the states...

Jetlag by Peter Lenz played by the MSM Concert Jazz Band February 2015 at Borden Auditorium, NY.

Peter Lenz - conductor Soloists: Alex Woods- soprano saxophone, Grant Goldstein - guit

This is an excerpt of an arrangment I did of Billie Holiday's 'Don't Explain' played by the MSM Jazzphilharmonic Orchestra.

Jim McNeely - conductor, Defne Sahin - voc, Oskar Stenmark - Flugelhorn solo