Klein (LU)

Territories: DE, CH, AT

After studying classical piano and percussion at the Luxembourg Conservatory, Jérôme was drawn towards the freedom of improvisation and jazz. He devoted himself to drums, vibraphone and piano. Jérôme studied at the Brussels Royal Conservatory, a.o. with Eric Legnini, Bruno Castellucci, Phil Abraham, got his Bachelor in vibes, drums and piano and then obtained a Master’s degree in drums.

Jérôme has been a member of the European Masterclass Bigband, conducted by the great German arranger Peter Herbolzheimer. As a result, Jérôme has played with musicians such as Benny Golson, Ack van Rooyen, Herb Geller & John Ruocco. In his own style, Jérôme Klein crosses through genres, from jazz to pop and rock, making a large use of free improvisation.

Very in demand in the Luxembourg jazz scene, he plays also regularly in several jazz-clubs in Europe as well as festivals like Jazz à Vienne (FR), Gaume Jazz (BE), Tallinn Music Week (EE), Jazz à Mâcon (FR), LAO International Jazz Day (LA), Vortex (UK), Blues ‘n Jazz Rallye (LU) and Like a Jazz Machine (LU).