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Faculty

Annett Thoms

Head of Voice (Education)
Artistic Major(s): Voice

Education

  • During the period from 1992-1999 - Completed many workshops on the subject music-business and bandcoaching
  • 1999 – Music-business and management with Fritz Rauh (Germany)
  • 1996 – Interpretation and emotional realization (emotionalizing and speech phrasing of lyrics) with Kevin Chalfant (The Storm, USA)
  • 1994 – Vocal technique with Griff Stevens (Russia, USA)
  • 1992 – Open Jazz University for improvised and popular music Cologne
  • 1988 – 1991 – Study Jazz- and popular-singing and music-pedagogy in Weimar
  • 1986 – 1988 – Jazz with Rolf Haerting music-university Dresden
  • 1980 – Universal vocal training/ singing lessons, Gaby (Müller-) Albrecht, district music school Magdeburg

Work Experience 

  • 2010 Band „Stringulatur“, Vienna – until today
  • 2002 Band „El Fisher“, Vienna
  • 1997 Band “Bats in the Head”, Berlin
  • 1991 Band „Bats in the Belfry“, Cologne
  • 1986 Band „Flagolett“, Berlin
  • 1983 Band „Courage“, Magdeburg
  • Musical cooperation with:
  • USA: Buddy Miles, Griff Stevens, Storm (Kevin Chalfant), Nicolas Tremulis
  • Germany: Thomas Schütze (UKW)

CD Publications (Discography)

  • 2017 BESSER SO/ Stringulatur/ Vienna Austria/ Label: LILI Records
  • 1999 Sampler United Forces / Mannheim Germany / Label: GOODLIFE
  • 1999 HEADROOM/ Bats in the Head/ Berlin Germany/ Label: GOODLIFE
  • 1997 EVIL/ Bats in the Belfry/ Double Album/ Vienna Austria/ Label: GOODLIFE
  • 1996 :hardcore/ Bats in the Belfry/ Chicago U.S.A./ Label: GOODLIFE
  • 1995 BATS IN THE BELRFY/ Bats in the Belfry/ Cologne Germany/ Label: EDEL RECORDS

Teaching & Research

  • Since September 2013: Vocalcoaching „The Su’sis”, Nikolaj Efendie, Wendi Gessner (Band WENDEPUNKT)
  • Since February: 2011: Vienna – Vocal- and acting coach at the JAM MUSIC LAB
  • 2008: discovered and coached the Viennese band “Kaiser Franz Josef” (coaching in voice, band and business)
  • 1998: Founding the music-agency FATPUSH in Berlin – musicbusiness and management
  • 1997 – 2011: Berlin – Teaching piano, singing and acting (also for kids and youth) at the music- and artschool Sebele
  • 1994 – 1997: Cologne – Vocalteacher at the singingschool for jazz and popularmusic Hoffmann
  • Since 2000 until today: private singing- methodology
  • Since 1995 until today: private singer-acting coaching
  • Since 1992 until today:  vocalcoaching/ singing lessons

 

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