Stefan Behrisch (1971)

composer/arranger/conductor studied composition, arrangement, piano and guitar at the Amsterdam and Cologne Universities of Music.


2018: Orchestration for and with Jacob Collier for his upcoming album and BBC Prom at Royal Albert Hall.

2018: Orchestral arrangements for Snarky Puppy and Bokantè. Collaboration with Michael League.

2017: Orchestration of the score to „The Catcher was a Spy“ by Howard Shore. Starring Paul Rudd et al, directed by Ben Lewin.

2017: Arrangement for the LA Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Gustavo Dudamel.

2017: New arrangement of the Richard Wagner Ring Cycle as a Children’s Opera for Cologne Opera.

2017: Creation of Orchestral Soundscapes for the instrument „Thrill“ by Native Instruments.

2016: Music Preparation for CD recording of Antonio Sanchez and WDR Big Band Cologne, arranged and conducted by Vince Mendoza.

2016: Production of library for Harry Gregson-Williams. Contemporary soundscapes with large orchestra. Recorded with Beethoven Orchestra Krakow, mixed at Air London.

2016: Arrangements for „Quincy Jones at the BBC Proms – Live at Royal Albert Hall“ with Quincy Jones, Laura Mvulu and the Metropole Orchestra. Conductor: Jules Buckley.

2016: Music preparation for orchestral sample recordings of Hans Zimmer at Air Lyndhurst Studios, London.

2016: Conception and Arrangement of an half-hour-suite of the film music by Cliff Martinez for orchestra and electronics. Film Music Festival Krakow/ Poland.

2015: Arrangements und conduction of WDR Big Band with soloist Erik Truffaz.


Jacob Collier, Snarky Puppy, Leona Lewis, Laura Mvula, Tina Guo, Jon Faddis, Asha Bhosle, Gretchen Parlato, Michael League, Paquito D’Rivera, Sarah Connor, Erik Truffaz,  Helene Fischer et al.


LA Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Metropole Orchestra, Heritage Orchestra,

Filmharmonic Orchestra Prag, Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Beethoven Orchestra Krakow, Sinfonietta Cracovia, AUKSO Orchestra, Prague Symphonic Orchestra,

Berliner Philharmoniker, Filmorchester Babelsberg, WDR Sinfonieorchester, NDR Sinfonieorchester, WDR Funkhausorchester Köln, HR Sinfonieorchester, SWR Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart, SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart, NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken, Gürzenich Orchester Köln, Orchestre National de Lille, Staatskapelle Weimar, Dresdner Sinfoniker, Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin,

WDR Big Band, NDR Big Band, HR Big Band, SWR Big Band et al.