The Cologne (Germany) based musician has worked successfully in the international music scene for many years and has played with heavyweights like Curse, Anastacia and Nelly Furtado, among others. His expressive playing and a deep understanding of music and have made him a highly sought-after sideman and tours have led him around the globe. Axel has been the musical director for platinum selling German rap artist Motrip since 2012, playing sold-out tours and headlining major festivals. Whether on a grand piano or on a wide array of vintage keyboards and synthesizers, playing Funk, Pop, Soul or Jazz, his passion for music is limitless.
Currently he is working on his first solo album.
Axel has had the honor of sharing the stage with the following artists:
Motrip, Curse, Anastacia, Dionne Warwick, Jose Feliciano, Andru Donalds/Enigma Original Voices, Samy Deluxe, Roland Kaiser, Tony Hadley, Marla Glen, Max Mutzke, Glennis Grace, Kal David
Axel is a proud Yamaha endorser and uses Vision Ears custom made In Ears.