Dozierende und Mitarbeitende

Name: Mage
Vorname: Jeremy
Organisationseinheit: Musik und Bewegung (Rhythmik)
Funktion: Dozent
Unterrichtsfach: Klavier- und Ensembleimprovisation Jazz/Pop

Jeremy Mage is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, producer and composer from New York. His formal education includes philosophy, ethnomusicology, and music composition, with a special focus on music’s transformative social functions. In addition, he studied with Baba Olatunji, Alan Ginsberg, James Hurt, Fred Frith, Yusef Lateef, Srinivasan in Varanasi,  and Pupy Pedroso in Havana. He played piano and organ on a Grammy winning album in 2012, and toured worldwide as a multi instrumentalist with soul jazz artist Lizz Wright, dub crew the Easy Star All Stars (Promoting reggae billboard #1 albums “Dub Side of the Moon” and “Radiodread”) , and afro beat queen Wunmi (with whom he produced a #1 single on U.S. satelite radio “Family” charts). He has composed and produced music for dozens of television shows, films, and movies. His first album as a songwriter is available on Brooklyn-based Tummy Touch records, and he is currently developing new songs with inspiring musicians in Bern and Biel. He began teaching at HKB in 2017.