Klaus Schulze

Klaus Schulze (born 4 August 1947) is a German electronic music pioneer,[1] composer and musician. He also used the alias Richard Wahnfried and was briefly a member of the Krautrock bands Tangerine Dream, Ash Ra Tempel and The Cosmic Jokers before launching a solo career consisting of more than 60 albums released across five decades.

Klaus Schulze
Klaus Schulze with Lisa Gerrard, 2009
Background information
Born (1947-08-04) 4 August 1947 (age 74)
OriginBerlin, Germany
Occupation(s)Musician, producer
InstrumentsKeyboards, synthesiser, sequencer, guitar, bass, drums, percussion, vocals
Years active1969–present
LabelsOhr, Brain/PolyGram, Virgin, Metronome, Manikin Records, Island, IC, Inteam, ZYX, WEA, Rainhorse, Synthetic Symphony, FAX
Associated actsTangerine Dream, Ash Ra Tempel, The Cosmic Jokers