Axel Zwingenberger has specialized in Boogie Woogie- and Blues-piano after hearing vintage shellacks of the original masters of the 1930s in the age of 17. Just one year later he played the first int. Boogie Woogie festival in Cologne in 1974. His success was followed by more than 5000 concerts on 4 continents - Axel has played himself into the hearts of his listeners all over the world.
Although he mostly plays solo, he also performs with Torsten, his brother on drums, with Lila Ammons the Blues Singer or his own band „The ABC&D of Boogie Woogie« with Ben Waters, Charlie Watts & Dave Green.