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Lars Hidde
Composer, Remixer, Performer, Producer/Engineer
Lars Hidde earned his chops at Star Studio Hamburg, where 'Kraftwerk' producer Conny Plank developed their legendary electronic sound and at Dieter Dierks' Studios, producer of 'The Scorpions'.

Lars Hidde soon started working with internationally known artists, including Peter Schilling, who's new wave synth pop album "Error in The System" made it into the U.S. charts in the 80s. The single "Major Tom (Coming Home)", popular in the U.S., became a worldwide success. Lars Hidde's credits include Randy California (Ed Cassidy, Spirit), Kamelesh Maitra (George Harrison, Ravi Shankar), Richard Mazda (Miles Copeland, Maceo Parker, Wall of Voodoo), recording and producing for EMI, RCA, Elektra, Phonogram, Teldec, and WEA.

Taking his passion for music from the recording studio to the stage, Lars Hidde has added computers, virtual instruments, and latest music technology to create euphoric, energetic music experiences and remixes live.

Recently, Lars Hidde has performed on stage with internationally known artists Will Ackerman - Grammy Award winning guitarist and founder of Windham Hill Records, Blue Note recording artist Eddie Gale, ambient trumpet/flugelhorn artist Jeff Oster, Grammy nominated bass player Michael Manring, Scarlet Rivera, Eugene Friesen, Rocky Tatarelli, and more.

Lars Hidde has written a diverse collection of music for independent films, and composed and produced theme music for award wining interactive new media releases for Compaq, Lotus, NEC, Sun Microsystems, and Microsoft.

Lars completed his Master degree in classical music education at the Musik Akademie and Hochschule in Luebeck, Germany.
CDs on which Lars Hidde appears:
Lars Hidde with Rocky Tatarelli The Last Free Place
Artist: Lars Hidde with Rocky Tatarelli
Title: The Last Free Place
Label: 201221
Label page on this site: 201221