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Markus Burger

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Markus Burger

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Professor
Coordinator of Music Industry Studies at Fullerton College

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Markus Burger is a Coordinator of Commercial Music & Music Industry Studies at Fullerton College, a composer, a Jazz Pianist Ensemble Leader and Educator. He is the Director of the Record Label “American Creative Music”, which is a label for independent acoustic music. Through his career, he has received numerous distinctions, being nominated for a Grammy in the Best Instrumental Composition category, wining 3rd place at the JPF Awards 2006 for best Solo Piano Album and many others. Furthermore, he has recorder several albums with iconic jazz musicians such as Peter Erskine, Bob Magnusson and Grammy winner Kenny Wheeler.