Nils Frahm

Nils Frahm

 

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Nils Frahm (born 20 September 1982) is a German musician, composer and record producer based in Berlin. He is known for combining classical and electronic music and for an unconventional approach to the piano in which he mixes a grand piano, upright piano, Roland Juno-60, Rhodes piano, drum machines, and Moog Taurus.

As well as his solo work, Frahm has released collaborations with such notable performers as Anne Müller, Ólafur Arnalds, F. S. Blumm and Woodkid. Together with Frederic Gmeiner and Sebastian Singwald he records and performs as Nonkeen.[1]

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Highlights10

Spaces
 
Spaces is the seventh studio album by German musician Nils Frahm.
The Bells
 
The Bells is an album by German pianist and composer Nils Frahm which was first released in 2009 on the Swedish Kning Disk label them more broadly released in 2010 on the Erased Tapes label.
Felt
 
Felt is a 2011 album by German composer Nils Frahm.
Late Night Tales: Nils Frahm
 
Late Night Tales: Nils Frahm is a mix album compiled by German composer Nils Frahm, released on 11 September 2015.

Photos - Nils Frahm17

Popular Albums14

Minor Film Appearances & References2

Album Appearances & References221

Popular Songs6

Song Appearances & References5

Video Game References2

Collaborators & Influencers17

Other Music-Related Relationships2

Personal & Professional Relationships1

You May Also Be Interested In29

Videos9

Spotify - Albums & Singles43

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On28

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts51

Kölner Philharmonie
Köln, Germany
January 27, 2018
Paradiso Grote Zaal
Amsterdam, Netherlands
January 30, 2018
Paradiso Grote Zaal
Amsterdam, Netherlands
January 31, 2018
Paradiso Grote Zaal
Amsterdam, Netherlands
February 1, 2018
Aeronef
Lille, France
February 2, 2018
Le Lieu Unique
Nantes, France
February 4, 2018
L'Epicerie Moderne
Feyzin, France
February 6, 2018
La Laiterie
Strasbourg, France
February 7, 2018
Vega
Vesterbro, Denmark
February 12, 2018
Berwaldhallen
Stockholm, Sweden
February 13, 2018
John Dee
Oslo, Norway
February 14, 2018
Vega
Vesterbro, Denmark
February 16, 2018
Muziekgebouw Eindhoven
Eindhoven, Netherlands
February 17, 2018
Cambridge Corn Exchange
Cambridge, United Kingdom
February 19, 2018
Dome Concert Hall
Brighton, United Kingdom
February 20, 2018
Barbican Hall
London, United Kingdom
February 21, 2018
Barbican Hall
London, United Kingdom
February 23, 2018
Barbican Hall
London, United Kingdom
February 24, 2018
Colston Hall
Bristol, United Kingdom
February 25, 2018
National Concert Hall Dublin
Dublin, Ireland
February 26, 2018
Queens Students Union
Belfast, Ireland
February 27, 2018
Albert Hall
Manchester, United Kingdom
February 28, 2018
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Glasgow, United Kingdom
March 1, 2018
Sage Gateshead
Gateshead, United Kingdom
March 2, 2018
KNOCKDOWN CENTER
New York, United States
March 15, 2018
9:30 Club
Washington, United States
March 16, 2018
Union Transfer
Philadelphia, United States
March 17, 2018
The Sinclair Music Hall
Cambridge, United States
March 18, 2018
The Sinclair Music Hall
Cambridge, United States
March 19, 2018
RAOUL-JOBIN, PALAIS MONTCALM
Quebec, Canada
March 20, 2018
MTELUS
Montreal, Canada
March 22, 2018
The Danforth Music Hall
Toronto, Canada
March 23, 2018
Thalia Hall
Chicago, United States
March 24, 2018
Thalia Hall
Chicago, United States
March 25, 2018
Cedar Cultural Center
Minneapolis, United States
March 27, 2018
Boulder Theater
Boulder, United States
March 29, 2018
Neptune Theatre
Seattle, United States
March 31, 2018
Vogue Theatre-BC
Vancouver, Canada
April 1, 2018
Revolution Hall
Portland, United States
April 3, 2018
The Regency Ballroom
San Francisco, United States
April 6, 2018
The Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian
Los Angeles, United States
April 7, 2018
Elbphilharmonie
Hamburg, Germany
April 21, 2018
Gewandhaus Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany
April 22, 2018
Alte Oper Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany
April 24, 2018
Muffathalle
Munchen, Germany
April 25, 2018
Kino Šiška
Ljubljana, Slovenia
April 26, 2018
Posthof
Linz, Austria
April 28, 2018
Orpheum Graz
Graz, Austria
April 29, 2018
Wiener Konzerthaus
Vienna, Austria
April 30, 2018
Fabrique
Milan, Italy
May 2, 2018
X-TRA
Zurich, Switzerland
May 3, 2018

News Articles9

Launchpad: Wind down with this emotive post-club playlist
  –  December 9, 2017
Echo 6, better known as Charly Martin, works his down-tempo magic on the seminal Berlin-based composer Nils Frahm’s track “Says” and we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to include it in this arched playlist. Originally recorded on Frahm’s ...
BWW Review: Juilliard's 2017 Edition of NEW DANCES Celebrates the Legacy of Lawrence Rhodes
  –  December 8, 2017
The class of 2021 danced the opener, The Sky Seen From the Moon by multi-award-winning choreographer Bryan Arias to a mélange of music that included the unexpectedly appealing "Improvisations for Coughs and a Cell Phone" by Nils Frahm. Before the ...
BEHIND THE SCENES: RENAAT FROM R&S RECORDS IN CONVERSATION
  –  November 30, 2017
This guy is very interesting. I was going through your interview at AVA Festival earlier in the year where you mentioned that only artists such as Nicolas Jaar and Nils Frahm are capable of making great electronic music albums. You obviously regard Djrum ...
NEW MUSIC: Sia, Björk, Nils Frahm
  –  November 29, 2017
This week in New Music: Sia casually throws out the best Christmas album since 2012, Björk moves on from heartache in search of Utopia and German composer Nils Frahm announces a new album for January 2018. You can look at Sia’s Christmas album in ...
All Melody
  –  November 28, 2017
Limited Edition - One Off Pressing. For the past two years, Nils Frahm has been building a brand new studio in Berlin to make his 7th studio album titled All Melody. Since the day Nils first encountered the impressive studio of a family friend, he had ...
The Lost
  –  November 27, 2017
Deaf Center's Otto A. Totland gives room to breathe and reflect with the rarified solo piano hush of 'the lost', a follow-up to his beautiful debut Pinô [2014], which, like this new LP, was also recorded at Nils Frahm’s Durton Studio in Berlin ...
Seven Films To Help You Escape Through Time
  –  November 27, 2017
Victoria is the film that defines the quintessential endlessness of a night out in Berlin. Shot in real time and in just one take, the Nils Frahm scored thriller follows a recent Berlin implant on her night out in the city’s moody techno clubs and after ...
Tatiana Alamartine ~ Searching
  –  November 27, 2017
We tend to roll our eyes whenever we see Nils Frahm name-checked in a press release; but this time, the comparison rings true. Tatiana Alamartine is the real thing, and while Searching may be more “Ambre” than “Tristana”, her Bosendörfer ...
Nils Frahm Announces New Album ‘All Melody’, Details 2018 North American Tour
  –  November 14, 2017
German composer Nils Frahm has announced the upcoming release of a new solo LP titled All Melody. The twelve track album came about during a period of two years which he spent crafting a custom recording studio in Berlin. Due out January 28, 2018, All ...

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