Justus RümenappPianist, Composer
Justus Rümenapp is especially known for his sensitive way of playing and evocative melodies, with which he skillfully captures the mood of his surroundings and lets listeners forget their worries and everyday life. Music is not only a passion for him, but a companion in all situations.
Rümenapp began classical piano at the age of six, won several prizes in competitions such as “Jugend musiziert”, before starting writing his own music. Besides releasing his own music, Justus has also composed soundtracks for cinematic films, an example being the award-winning short film “Hope” by Michael Scherrer, which was created in collaboration with the Swiss animation studio “Pixcube”. Elsewhere, Rümenapp has also created compositions for TV commercials, such as Deutsche Telekom and BelVeb Bank.
His new album “Retreat” will be out on 29 July 2022, under the neoclassical label Silent Beat Records. The album is inspired by the intense buzz of city life but also nature, juxtaposing these opposing parts of life through lively compositions that will capture both classical and nonclassical audiences.