Perger, Andreas Paolo
Born in 1970 in Munich, Austrian Andreas Paolo Perger grew up in Munich and in Bolzano (South Tyrol). From the age of seven he received guitar lessons. His studies of improvisation, interpretation and composition in Germany, Austria, Italy and the USA led him to numerous CD releases and concert tours. In 1997 he was awarded "Newcomer of the year" by the Süddeutsche Zeitung. He has acquired interdisciplinary expertise in numerous projects. An excerpt of his guitar concerts in the Zionskirche Berlin can be heard in the feature film "Beyond Words" by Polish-Dutch director Urszula Antoniak. His "Work for Orchestra 3" was awarded on the occasion of the 36th German Protestant Church Congress and premiered in the St. Elisabeth Church Berlin.