Jochen Neuffer – Vita Short (8/2021)
Conductor, arranger & composer Jochen Neuffer is working for the world’s leading Pop & Jazz orchestras and is collaborating with some of the most important artists of our time.
He has conducted and/or written for the likes of Gregory Porter, Lisa Fischer, Lalah Hathaway, Ledisi, Moses Sumney, Robbie Williams, James Morrison, Paul Weller, Lianne LaHavas, Donny McCaslin, Bryan Ferry, Jacob Collier, Mark Guiliana, Cory Wong, Jonah Nilsson and many more.
He has worked with some of the most high-profile orchestras in collaborations across many different genres, among them the BBC Symphony Orchestra, The Quincy Jones Orchestra, The Heritage Orchestra, The Metropole Orkest, The Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, the WDR Big Band and the SWR Big Band. His works and arrangements have also been performed by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Seattle Symphony and the San Diego Symphony.
Focusing on non-classical cross-genre orchestral projects and pushing the boundaries of traditional settings his music, which is featured on many albums, has led him to many historic concert stages. With his works he is also regularly appearing on some of the most important festival stages like the BBC Proms, the North Sea Jazz Festival or the Montreux Festival but is also no stranger to cutting edge festivals like the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), Tomorrowland and many more.