Niko Schauble

  • Victorian College of the Arts
  • Monash University
  • Melbourne Polytechnic
  • Melbourne University
  • Hochschule für Musik Hanns-Eissler/Berlin

I have 40 years experience as a session drummer, touring and recording with international and leading Australian artists and leading my own ensembles. My work as a drummer can be heard on over 60 internationally released albums. I am also a composer (with about 200 hours of screen credits in TV and film music) and an audio engineer, running my own studio, Pughouse Studios in Melbourne.
Artists I have played with include Wynton Marsalis, Lee Konitz, Enrico Rava, Paul Grabowsky, Trilok Gurtu, Deborah Conway, Paul Kelly and Archie Roach.
Awards across my career include: Australian Jazz Award (Best Drummer) | Apra/Amcos Nomination (Luminary Award) | Finalist Apra Amcos Awards (Jazz Work of the Year with 'Spiel') | Honorable Mention Julius Hemphil Awards, New York | 1st and 2nd Prize ‘Tage der leichten Musik’ des SFB, Berlin | 2nd prize Franz-Josef Reinl Stiftung für ‘Ohne Ende’
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Details last updated: February 3, 2023