Lukas König

 

KŒNIG

5K HD

Kompost3

MOPCUT

 

Malcolm Braff Trio

Vincent Pongracz Synesthetic Octet

Sixtus Preiss Quartet

KOENIGLEOPOLD

 

video overview

 

Biography:
Lukas König
born in St. Pölten (1988)
Musicgymnasium Vienna Neustiftgasse
Studied on Gustav Mahler Konservatorium Vienna
Studied at Anton-Bruckner Privatuniversität Linz
Studied at Swiss Jazz School / HKB Bern
  collaborated with:
Reggie Washington, Malcolm Braff, Steven Bernstein, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Audrey Chen, Julien Desprez, Almog Sharvit, Brandon Seabrock, Adam O’Farrell,  Klangforum Wien, Bilderbuch, Hoover Le, Jamaaladeen Tacuma, Briggan Krauss, Shahzad Isamaily, Jorge Sánchez-Chiong, Martin Siewert, Franz Hautzinger, Maja Osojnik, Matija Schellander, Alon Ilsar, Wolfgang Puschnig, Thomas Gansch, Andy Manndorff, David Murray, Die Strottern, Leo Riegler, Wolfgang Mitterer, Jon Sass, Otto Lechner, Patrice Heral, Guem , Raphael Preuschl, Paul Urbanek, Phil Yaeger, Wolfgang Schiftner, Martin Eberle,  Sixtus Preiss, Manu Mayr, Clemens Salesny, Clemens Wenger, Jazzwerkstatt Wien, Greenwoman, Ensemble für neue Musik Zürich, Koenigleopold and many more.
Performances at:Donaufestival Krems, Bushfire Festival Swaziland, Jazz à Vienne (FR), Cully Jazzfestival, North Sea Jazzfestival, Jerusalem Festival, Skopje Jazzfestival, Fusion Berlin, Eurosonic Norderslaag, Goa Jazzfestival, 12 Points Dublin, Jazzfestival Saalfelden, Rock Am
Ring, HighBields Festival, Jazzfest Wiesen, Jazzfest Wien, Beijing Ninegates Jazz Festival, DMX Festival Mexico City, Artist in Residence Schrattenberg, Bohemia Jazz Festival, Umbria Jazz Festival, Fimav Victoriaville and many more
was given the “Hans Koller Price- New York Scolarship” in 2011, BMUKK Startstipendium 2014, Bremen Jazzpreis 2014, Bawag P.S.K. Next Generation Award 2014, Klangforum Wien premiered Koenig’s  composition “Stereogram1” at Konzerthaus Vienna in 2018
most recent releases:
“AndtoInA” (Seayou Records,2017) 5KHD
“Battleship Euphoria” (Handsemmel Records 2017), Omerzell-Siewert- König
“Best of 28” (Laub Records 2017) kœnig
“Rare Earth EP” (AfBine Records 2016) Sixtus Preiss
“Rastlos Remixed” (JWR,2016) Vincent Pongracz Synesthetic Octett “Anthem” (Laub Records 2016) Kompost3 feat.Mira Lu Kovacs, “kœnig”(Laub Records,2015) kœnig,
“LOLOLO band version” (AfBine Records 2015) Sixtus Preiss
“WO FANGTS AN” (JWR, 2015) Die Strottern&JazzWerkstattWien, ”Rastlos” (JWR,2015) Vincent Pongracz Synesthetic Octett “Koenigleopold feat. MC Rhine”(RockIsHell 2015), Koenigleopold feat.MC Rhine
“Ballads for Melancholic Robots” (Laub Records 2015), Kompost3 “Muchogusto” (Laub Records 2014), Lukas Kranzelbinder
”Bulge Live” (Schagerl, 2013), Don Ellis Tribute Orchestra feat. Thomas Gansch
”Eure Armut kotzt mich an” (JWR, 2013) Koenigleopold
”Nicht aus dem Sinn” (JWR, 2013) Angela Maria Reisinger
“Aalfang” (JWR, 2012) Koenigleopold
”Epigenesis” (Laub Recrods, 2012) Kompost3
“Inside” (Enja Records, 2011), Malcolm Braff Trio
“Rekompost” (Laub Records, 2011), Kompost3
“SOMETHING FOR THE HEART” (Laub Records, 2011), Schellander,Schiftner,König
“Kompost3” (Laub Records 2010), Kompost3
“Helicopter111” (JWR, 2010),Helicopter111
“Meine Wiener Schule” (Extraplatte 2009)-Heral, Puschnig, Urbanek“Elegant”(Jazzwerkstatt records 2009)- Jazzwerkstatt und Die Strottern