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Robert Unterköfler

*1992 in Villach (Austria)

Robert Unterköfler is an Austrian saxophonist, composer and educator. Besides the saxophone as his main-instrument, he also plays clarinet, flute & electronic wind instruments.

Robert began his jazz studies at the Konservatorium Klagenfurt. He holds a Bachelor degree from the Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien and also studied in Groningen and Rotterdam. He holds a masters degree in Music Education from JamLab University, which was part of the Ö1 Jazzstipendium he won in 2018.

Robert has been honoured to collaborate with musicians such as Valentin Duit, Christopher Pawluk, Robin Gadermaier, Tobias MeisslDavid Dornig, Michael MooreWerner Feldgrill, Amina Bouroyen, Erik Asatrian and Christian Muthspiels Orjazztra. His most recent projects are his solo project sidrat and a collaboration with Nina Feldgrill called r i v e r.


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Upcoming Gigs

12.09 Tuesday Session feat. Jordi Roviro @ ZWE

29.09 Valentin Duit Quartett @ Café Frame

06.10 – 23.10 Tour Orjazztra Vienna

27.10 Valentin Duit Quartett @ Café Frame

02.11 slowklang @ Kunsthaus Hafenstraße 

15.11 river @ TBA

16.11 river @ TBA

17.11 river @ TBA

18.11 river @ TBA

24.11 Valentin Duit Quartett @ Café Frame