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Markus Gottschlich

Austrian jazz pianist and composer


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Markus Gottschlich is an Austrian jazz pianist and composer.Life and career Gottschlich was born and grew up in Vienna. He began playing the piano at the age of five. When he was seventeen, he left Vienna for St. Petersburg, Florida. He studied at Admiral Farragut Academy, Concordia College in New York, and Western Connecticut State University. He played in China before moving to Miami around 2007. Gottschlich toured Austria for a month in 2013, including playing at the Vienna Jazz Festival. In 2013 he was curator of the inaugural Miami Beach Jazz Festival. In 2014 he became a Steinway Artist.

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Western Connecticut State University

Public university

Concordia College

Lutheran Liberal Art college in New York, closed in 2021