From the age of five, Malz had music lessons on the flute, piano, violin and drums. After school he completed an apprenticeship as a piano maker , followed by further training in composition and arrangement and has been a composer for theater, film, television and advertising productions since 1982 .
As a studio and live musician (piano, keyboards and percussion) he has been on numerous tours and has been involved in publications, including with Donald Tillman (USA), Volker Strifler (USA), Six Was Nine , Freddy Wonder , De-Phazz and Lydie Auvray . His style includes mostly the areas of rock , pop , jazz and world.
Malz has already worked as an orchestral arranger for the Sons of Mannheim , Xavier Naidoo and the Philharmonic Wonders . In 1993 he founded the first take studios with Biber Gullatz, based in Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, and has been running a studio in Cologne since 2000 .
Since 1985 he has also worked for theater and ballet (including Burgtheater Vienna, Staatstheater Stuttgart , Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe , Schauspielhaus Zürich , etc.), and since 2006 he has been part of his own project Eccomoreno (style: Lounge - Jazz - House ) from which the CD Xiquembo emerged in 2010 .
Malz lives with his daughter in Cologne.
- 1994: Großstadtrevier (TV series)
- 1995: The Temptation - The Priest and the Girl (TV movie)
- 1997: Tatort: Residual Risk (TV series)
- 1998: Feuerreiter (movie)
- 1999: Crime scene: Traces of the war
- 1999: Get out of here
- 1999: The heads of my loved ones (movie)
- 2000: the rooster is dead
- 2000: Lawyer Abel : The Witness' Secret
- 2000: Lawyer Abel : The Voyeur and the Girl
- 2000: Sumo Bruno (feature film)
- 2001: Romeo
- 2001: Emil and the detectives (movie)
- 2002: That darn 17th year
- 2002: On a night like this
- 2003: Blond: Eva Blond! - The dwarf in the locker
- 2004: Blond: Eva Blond! - The way life goes
- 2004: The boxer and the hairdresser
- 1998–2005: Adelheid and her murderers (TV series)
- 2005: The Christmas tree
- 2006: Blond: Eva Blond! - The sixth Sense
- 2009: When the Mountain meets its Shadow (documentary, South Africa)
- 2011: Wilsberg: Fresh meat
- 2011: My Home is my Castle (Documentary, Hungary)
- 2012: The Forbidden Girl
- 2014: The last million (TV film, ARD)
- 2015: Home is not a place (TV film, ARD)
- 2015: One is not from you (TV film, ARD)
- 2016: Berlin Rebel High School (documentary, Germany)
Music and production
- 1984–1988: Spiritual Choir Schwegenheim; Musical director
- 1988: One Minute Affair, Mannheim; Musical director
- 1989–1990: Donald Tillman , New York: Keyboards
- 1992–1995: Soul Train; Keyboards
- Boom Studios, Frankfurt; Music, radio play and advertising productions (Ikea Family, Maus, etc.)
- 1996: Stefan Zobeley Band; CD "Zobel"
- 1994: Volker Striffler , USA; CD "Full Moon"
- 1995: Mardi Gras Brass Band; CD "Big Brass Bed"
- 1990-1997: Freddy Wonder Combo; Musical director
- 1996–1998: Six Was Nine , Piano, Keys
- 1999: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys, CD "Godsdog"
- 2001: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys, CD "Death by Chocolate"
- since 2001: Lydie Auvray , live piano "Les Auvrettes" , CD "Lydie Auvray Trio"
- 2002: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys CD "Daily Lama"
- 2002: Eccomoreno, tracks on various compilations such as "Klassiklounge 4 & 6" , "SkyLoungeRed" , "Fräuleinwunder" and the like. v. a.
- 2005: Sons of Mannheim , orchestra arrangement Zion
- 2005: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys, CD "Natural Fake"
- 2005: Celebrities reading, composition, piano, CD "From the heart"
- 2006: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys, CD "Days of Twang"
- 2008 Lydie Auvray , piano, keys, CD "Soiree"
- 2009: De-Phazz , Piano, Keys, CD "LaLa 2.0"
- 2009: Lydie Auvray , piano, percussion, composition, production, CD "Trio"
- 2010: Quicksand, composition, keys, CD "Economic Poetry"
- 2011: Xavier Naidoo , single “Please don't stop dreaming” , string arrangement
- 2012: Filmpalast, Piano, Keys, CD "Happy breakup everybody"
- 2012: The Stewardesses, Piano, CD "Pussy Empire takes off"
- 2013: Lydie Auvray , piano, keys, composition, CD "Trois Couleurs"
- 2013: UMBO, piano, keys, CD "The cultivated dill dance "
- 2014: Baumgartner / Kraus, Keys, composition, CD "Low Sky Sketches"
- 2014: The 4th Man, Keys, Composition, CD "Now"
- 2015: Lydie Auvray , piano, composition, CD "Musetteries"
- Eckes Malz in the Internet Movie Database (English)
- Eckes Malz at filmportal.de
- Official website
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Malt, Eckart Volker|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German film music composer, arranger and pianist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1962|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Bad Dürkheim|