bands and as a featured soloist. He is mainly known for his highly virtuous
trombone playing, his very original compositions and as a band leader of
long-term working bands with a unique ensemble sound.
In 2010 he started his own record label nwog-records on which he releases
Nils Wogram`s bands play exclusively his own music and other ensembles
commission pieces by him.
A very short bio
Nils Wogram (born 1972 in Braunschweig, Germany) started playing the
trombone at the age of 15. He started classical and jazz trombone
simultaneously. He was a member in the national german youth big band,
paricipated in classical competitions and formed his own bands at the age of
16.. Form 1992 to 1994 he studied in New York City and continiued at
Cologne university until 1999 when he graduated.
Since then Nils has relased 31 albums as a bandleader.
Some of Nils`s prices and schoolarships
-jazz prices of swr radio, state of nordrhine westphalia, city of cologne,
jazzpott, Abendzeitung Munich, Julius Hemphil competition , Frank Rosolino
competition, jazz ost west Nuermberg, GEMA price for jazz composition,
BMW jazz award, Jazz Echo, Albert Mangelsdorff Award, „work yearby the
city of Zurich.
Nils Wogram`s working bands:
Nostalgia<br>Nils Wogram Septet
Vertigo tb quartett
Duos with:<br>Bojan Z.<br>Conny Bauer
Saadet Turköz<br>Joe Sachse <br>