Nora Thiele

Berlin — Perkussion


Nora Thiele is considered one of the leading and most innovative specialists for frame drums. She is renowned for her irresistible sound, thrilling performance and empathetically teaching. Nora Thiele is a musician who moves fluidly among work in early music, world music, jazz and improvisation. Her repertoire encompasses traditional, experimental and classical music in equal measure. Her musical work is concerned above all with sounding out the intersections, boundaries and connections among genres, epochs and cultures. Nora Thiele, who is resident in Berlin, has given concerts in Germany, The Netherlands, France, Poland, Spain, Italy, Turkey, Iran, Syria and China with her ensembles “The Playfords” (earlymusicfolk), with the Iraqi oud performer Saef Alkeat (traditional Arab music), Ensemble NU:N and as a soloist and guest musician.