Ralf Hübner (musician)
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Hübner studied from 1958 to 1962 at the University of the Arts in Berlin; he performed during this time with the SFB combo and musicians such as Benny Bailey and Nathan Davis . From 1961 he played in the Albert Mangelsdorff Quintet and Quartet and developed into one of the most important German jazz drummers alongside Klaus Weiss and Joe Nay . From 1972 he belonged with Bob Degen , Heinz Sauer , Günter Kronberg and Günter Lenz to the group Voices , and from 1976 to the quintet of Manfred Schoof . He also played with Eberhard Weber and Michel Pilz , and later with Fritz Hartschuh . He currently performs frequently with Lauer, the pianist Vladislav Sendecki and Vitold Rek . From 1961 to mid-2010 he was also a member of the Frankfurt Radio Jazz Ensemble .
In 2001 he received the Hessian Jazz Prize .
- Courage for the Past (1983)
- Pearl boat (1987)
- Moabiter Blues (1991), Bellafon
- Martin Kunzler : Jazz Lexicon. Volume 1: A – L (= rororo-Sachbuch. Vol. 16512). 2nd Edition. Rowohlt, Reinbek near Hamburg 2004, ISBN 3-499-16512-0 .
- Uwe Schmitt : "Playing the soul": Ralf Hübner . In: Wolfgang Sandner : Jazz in Frankfurt. Societäts-Verlag, Frankfurt am Main 1990, pp. 57-60.
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Hübner, Ralf-Rainer (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German jazz musician|
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 3, 1939|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Berlin|