Matthias Leichtfried

Guitar (Jazz & Popular Music)


  • From the age of 8 took guitar lessons at the Music School Scheibbs
  • Studies in Jazz Guitar with Marcus Ratka at the JAM MUSIC LAB - Conservatory for Jazz and Popular Music Vienna - in 2014 awarded Diploma with distinction
  • Currently pursuing IGP studies with guitar at the JAM Music Lab - Conservatory for Jazz and Popular Music Vienna
  • Has taken part in workshops with various known artists like Agostino di Giorgio, Christian Havel and numerous others

Work Experience

  • Leader of the his own quartets and trios, active as a soloist in various different ensembles. 
  • Since 2012 guitarist of the band “Frant Fuexe” (Groovy, D-Beat, Funk, Hardcore Punk, Rock n’Roll)

Teaching & Research

  • JAM MUSIC LAB since 2014