*28.10.1973 in Wolfsburg, Germany
Daniel Erdmann plays the Saxophon since 1983, studied from 1994-1999 at Hochschule für Musik « Hanns Eisler » in Berlin and received a grant from the high french german cultural coucil in 2001. Since then he shuttles between Paris and Berlin. Daniel has performed all over the world (including major festivals in Berlin, Paris, New York, Lisbon, Rotterdam etc) and appears on numerous cd-recordings. Under his own name he has released CDs on Enja Records, ACT, INTAKT. He is a cofounder and member of DAS KAPITAL.
Erdmann has worked with Aki Takase, Ed Schuller, John Schröder, Linda Sharrock, Joachim Kühn, Yves Robert, Conny Bauer, Gebhard Ullmann, Vincent Courtois, André Minvielle, Louis Sclavis, Heinz Sauer, Frank Möbus, Herb Robertson, Tony Buck, Axel Dörner, John Betsch, Rudi Mahall, Pierre Dörge, Joe Williamson, Hans Hassler, Hasse Poulsen, Peter Kowald, Paul Brody, Chris Dahlgren and many more.
In the march 2007 issue of french « Jazz Magazine » Gérard Rouy wrote: Daniel Erdmann is one of the most inventive players on the international scene .