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Artists Rainer Wiens

Rainer Wiens is a musician focusing on prepared guitar and lamellaphones (plucked idiophones from Africa, called sanza or thumb piano, likembe, mbira or kalimba). He was born in Germany and is currently living in Montréal. He is uncomfortable with the idea of using bios to drop names and impress people.

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Rainer Wiens

Germany

Residence: Montréal (Québec)

  • Composer
  • Performer (electric guitar, prepared guitar)

Associated groups

On the web

Main releases

Mikroclimat / MKR 106 / 2017
Ambiances Magnétiques / AM 214, AM 214_NUM / 2013
Barnyard Records / BR 0332 / 2013
Ambiances Magnétiques / AM 193 / 2009
Ambiances Magnétiques / AM 118 / 2003
Ambiances Magnétiques / AM 066 / 1999
Nunca / NUNCA 01 / 1995