Jazz CD of the month

The Vienna Chamber Diaries is Jazz CD of the month in the November issue of the german Audio magazine.

New Releases

Trio for Violin, Cello and

Piano, No.1 read more ...


"Berauer’s Piano Trio No. 1 is a skillful, even challenging, piece ... tightly constructed and well ordered, giving it a certain inevitability."


Washington Post, 17.6.2011 



Three Chants for Cello Solo

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Duets for Cimbalon students.

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“The Vienna Chamber Diaries”  is a fusion my two musical souls into one project: Jazz and contemporary classical music. The album is a blend of subtle chamber music, high-energy improvisation, groove and intricate polyphonic writing.


It is a very special project, recorded in december 2012 by an ensebmle of incredible musicians from both the jazz and the classical world.


The album is released on Wolfgang Muthspiel´s Label "Material Records".


Past shows included Porgy & Bess Vienna, King's Place London or the festival "Jazz in the old town" Warsaw. Coming up in Feb. 2015 is a concert at the prestigious Vienna Musikverein.


the core group members are:

Johannes Dickbauer – violin

Florian Eggner – cello

Christian Bakanic – accordion

Johannes Berauer – piano 


special guests on the album (and for selected concerts):

Wolfgang Muthspiel – electric, accoustic & baritone guitar

Klaus Gesing – soprano saxophone, bass clarinet
Gwilym Simcock – piano 

Matthias Bartolomey – cello

Thomas Frey – flute, piccolo flute, alto flute
Paul Kaiser – oboe

Vienna Chamber Diaries LIVE Trailer

with special guests Klaus Gesing (sax, bcl), Wolfgang Muthspiel (guit.), Herbert Maderthaner (ob.), Thomas Frey (fl.)

Vienna Chamber Diaries LIVE Trailer

Quartet Version

Free Fall – STUDIO Version

feat. Klaus Gesing (sax), Gwilym Simcock (pn.)

Spring Fling - STUDIO Version

feat. Wolfgang Mutshpiel (guit.), Klaus Gesing (sax), Gwilym Simcock (pn.)

Selected Shows

19.12.2013 Porgy & Bess Vienna, CD Presentation

                 (with Wolfgang Muthspiel & Klaus Gesing)

9.1.2014 King's Place London

                 (with Gwilym Simcock & Klaus Gesing)

23.8. Jazz in the Old Town, Warsaw


coming up:


27.2.2015 Musikverein Vienna

Very Special Thanks to all STARTNEXT Supporters!

In a campaign through the Crowdfunding platform STARTNEXT around 40 interested, believing, supportive, art-loving people gave a little contribution (smaller or larger).


It added up to a sum of 2500€ for the recording projects budget !!!


Thank you all so much. I hope the music will give you a lot of joy!


Thanks to all Sponosors: