Hampus Melin (S; drums)

Hampus is a drummer and teacher specializing in jazz, klezmer and theater music. Since moving to Berlin from his native Sweden in 2005, he has performed with Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird, The Brothers Nazaroff, You Shouldn’t Know From It and others, and tours regularly throughout Europe and North America. He has worked at the Royal Theater in Copenhagen and the Gorki Theater in Berlin and performs frequently with local Berlin jazz bands like Goodnight Circus and Insomnia Brass Band. Hampus is also a founding member of the Neukölln Klezmer Sessions and Shtetl Neukölln Yiddish Festival.

Photo: Dovile Sermokas