Danish percussionist, performer and conductor Mathias Reumert (b. 1980) lives and breathes contemporary classical music. He is one of the most frequently recorded new music percussionists of his generation and collaborates with several renowned composers. Among few other releases of its kind and genre, his widely acclaimed DVD, “Solo”, has reached the general music audience. After having won 1st Prizes at three international competitions, including the Gaudeamus Interpreters’ Competition, he made his debut on CD in Poul Ruders’ Percussion Concerto, Monodrama, conducted by Thomas Søndergård – a Dacapo release praiseed in publications such as New York Times and the Philadelphia Inquirer. As creator and leader of the crossover ensemble Ekkozone, Reumert explores the borderlands between classical, jazz and experimental music Alpha . He started a parallel career as classical conductor in 2015.