Albrecht Ziepert

Albrecht Ziepert, part of the electronic band Pentatones, theatre musician and composer for the Berlin dance company MS Schrittmacher. In their new performance HEIMATFRONT (DOMESTIC FRONT) MS Schrittmacher is dealing with the question ‚How long we can ignore the exploiting and martial consequences of our lifestyle in the comfort zone of Europe‘. Playing live in the performance Albrecht Ziepert creates an own sound world of electronic and classic music, coupled with ton fragments from commercials and field recordings.


1. HEIMATFRONT – Das Desaster lässt grüßen (DOMESTIC FRONT – The disaster says hello)
2. 19./20./22./23. of november 2016 at 8pm
3. Theaterdiscounter Berlin


1.What is the biggest inspiration for your music?

2.How and when did you get into making music?
I started playing violin at the age of seven.

3.What are your 5 favorite albums of all time?
Hard to tell, I’m having continuously changing phases with different albums. As I’m quite old fashion and still buy vinyl and CDs I’m listening to what I just bought. Right now I’m listening to the latest albums of Radiohead, Moderat and De La Soul.

4.What do you associate with Berlin?
Diversity (love it), cultural life, good food, restlessness, lovely people

5.What’s your favorite place in your town?
My apartment

6.If there was no music in the world, what would you do instead?
Enjoy listening to nature.

7.What was the last record you bought?
De La Soul: And The Anonymous Nobody
What an amazing Album!!!!!!

8.Who would you most like to collaborate with?
Visionary thinking artists.

9.What was your best gig (as performer or spectator)?
Every gig is unique and something special.

10.How important is technology to your creative process?
Became quite important – last year I presented my interactive installation Move.

11.Do you have siblings and how do they feel about your career?
We share our thoughts.

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