Mathias Reumert

percussion
1980
Thomas Muus

Mathias Reumert is a Danish percussionist, conductor, and arranger. He studied percussion at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and at the University of California, San Diego. As a soloist he has performed in many parts of Europe and the Americas, premiering several new works. He collaborates extensively with composers, and has worked with Jonathan Harvey, Roger Reynolds, Pierre Jodlowski, Per Nørgård, and Poul Ruders, among others. Early in his career Reumert received 1st Prizes at three international music competitions, including the International Gaudeamus Interpreters’ Competition in Amsterdam. In 2010, the duo Reumert/Hildebrandt created the music show Ein Trommelspiel, which has since been staged at three Danish theatres as well as at the Borusan Music House in Istanbul and the Meyerhold Theatre in Moscow. In 2013, Reumert formed the ensemble EKKOZONE.