Arthur Hnatek

About Arthur Hnatek

Arthur is a 26 year old Swiss born, Berlin based, award winning multi instrumenalist, drummer, composer, and electronic artist. He holds a bachelor‘s degree from the New School for Jazz in New York City and has travelled all around the world performing at prestigious festivals such as The Montreux Jazz  Festival (CH), La Cite de La Musique (Paris, FR), North Sea Jazz Festival (NL), Montreal Jazz Festival (CA), and many more. Arthur performs with pianist Tigran Hamasyan, Erik Truffaz, and others. As a composer, he has written for orchestras, string quartets, chamber ensembles, big bands and small ensembles. 

Arthur has been a Meinl cymbals artist since 2008. We’re glad to present his Meinl Drum Festival debut this year.