Gregor Heinze is a pianist, composer and passionate producer. Together with his musical partner Laurids Richter (Drumset & Production) he was already involved in the Berlin hip-hop scene as a musician in the 90s where he took his first steps as a young producer. Heinze studied composition and piano in Berlin and traditional West African music at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, Ghana. Together with Christoph Binder he is artistic director of the genre-spanning network Modern Solo Piano and the Academy @ Modern Solo Piano. As a composer and producer he regularly crossed the borders of different genres. In 2013 Heinze released the album ›War Ballet‹ by the trio Heinze Richter Rohmer on his label New Ways Records Berlin. In 2013 Heinze worked on the debut release of the newcomer Aischa Parker as well as on the production of the album ›Heinze & Richter feat. Pilskills‹, a joint project with the Berlin hip-hop duo Pilskills.
For 2013, Gregor Heinze is receiving a grant in the amount of 6,900 euros.