Xaver Fischer


born 1972
classical piano training
studied jazz at the
Musikhochschule Köln
1.Price "young jazz musicians contest" 1990

Worked as keyboardist with
Birth Control 1993 - 1999
Stefan Raab tour band 1997 - 1998
Sasha tour band 2000 - 2003
Anke Late Night TV Band 2004
Renée Olstead German tour band 2005
Marlon tour band 2006
Sandy tour band 2006
Sarah Connor band 2007

Live gigs in the TV Show "Anke late night" with
Ronan Keating
Matt Bianco
Nina Hagen
Amy Winehouse
Till Brönner
Joy Denalane
Tico Torres (Bon Jovi)

also worked live for
The Supremes
Marla Glen
Frank Popp Ensemble
Nicole da Silva
Jan-Josef Liefers
ARD Showband (Harald Schmidt Show)
RTL Allstars
Cosmo Klein
Alex Oriental Experience
Gene Calderazzo Trio
Udo Schild
Javier Plaza
Mandingo y su son
Roland´s Rhumba
Ritmo y Clave
Papy Ndoumbe and the Kossa
Nana Tuffour
Hayden Chisholm and the Inflictors
Landesjugendjazzorchester NRW

teacher for pop keyboards and jazz piano at the music conservatory Düsseldorf

Wurlitzer Electric Piano
Virus TI polar
Roland XV 2020 with SRX11 and SRX12 Expansion
Hammond M 100
Hughes and Kettner Rotosphere Leslie
Apple G4 Laptop
Scarbee Rhodes Sample
Mark Bass Micromark Amp

Diskography (excerpt)

Birth-Control :: Condomium, Affengeil Records 1994
Birth-Control :: Two Worlds, 1995
Birth-Control :: Jungle Life, Green Tree Records 1996
Alex Oriental Experience :: I sing for all that hope, Wiska Records 1996
Smoke City :: Underwater Love, Jive 1997
Menschenfischer :: Rot, EMI 1998
Witzel´s Venue :: Perceptions, Lipstick 1998
Walkin´ Large :: The Rise, WEA 1998
Stereolab :: Dots and Loops, 1998
Birth-Control :: Getting there, ZYX 1998
Jazzkantine :: In Formation, BMG 2000
Uwe Ochsenknecht :: Singer, Eastwest 2001
Sasha :: You, WEA 2001
Mojo Club :: The Remix Album, Universal Jazz 2001
Randy Crawford :: Permanent (Can7 Remix), Sony 2001
Thomas Gottschalk :: What happened to Rock´n Roll, WEA 2001
Moloko :: All back to the mine (Sing it back (Can7 1930´s Remix), Echo 2000
Ricky Martin :: Loaded (Can7 Remix), Sony 2001
Nighthawks :: Metro Bar, Intuition 2001
Underkarl :: Second Brain, Enja Records 2002
Sasha :: Livebeats, Live DVD WEA 2002
Moloko :: Forever More (Can7 Splash Mix), Entry1 Records 2003
Can7 :: Safari Club, Peppermint Jam 2003 (www.can7.com)
Nighthawks :: As the sun sets, WMG 2004
Marlon :: Herzschlag, Universal 2006
Sarah Connor :: Soulicious, X-Cell 2007