Laurent Warnier

Laurent Warnier is a professor of percussion at the Conservatoire de Musique de Luxembourg and a Senior lecturer of Vibraphone and Percussion Ensemble at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

As a performer, he spends much of his time researching and creating new repertoire for marimba and vibraphone while performing and recording with his own Ensembles; Joint Venture Percussion Duo with percussionist Rachel Xi Zhang, the electronic music duo Plastiklova featuring the vibraphone with Yu Oda and jazz-classical crossover project Machine à trois with Zhang and pianist Pascal Meyer.

Besides, Laurent performed with a diverse array of contemporary music ensembles such as Ives Ensemble, Atlas Ensemble, Ensemble S, Klangforum Wien, United Instruments of Lucilin and Das Neue Ensemble Hannover and orchestras such as Luxembourg Philharmonic and the Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam which led to performances throughout the whole world. He has performed and toured together with artists such as Nancy Zeltsman, Beverley Johnston and Fumito Nunoya.

He holds a bachelor degree from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and a Master degree and Artist Diploma from The Boston Conservatory of Music.

Laurent Warnier is a Marimba One Artist.