André Heller

André Heller

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Franz André Heller
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Born: 22 March 1947, Vienna
Austrian chanson singer, performance actor, composer, actor, writer and cultural manager.

In his early years, he was attracted by Vienna's literature scene, where he met Helmut Qualtinger and H.C. Artmann. In 1967 he co-founded the austrian radio station Ö3. One year later, in 1968 he released his first LP, mostly singing his own lyrics and combining them with typical viennese music and jazz. First success came with his second album Platte in 1970. In his career he worked with Astor Piazzolla, Freddie Hubbard and Chaka Khan, just to name a few. He also collaborated with the greatest singers and musicians of Austria and Germany, including Helmut Qualtinger, Ingfried Hoffmann and Peter Wolf (3). From 1970-1984 he was married to Erika Pluhar, who also released a couple of records with Hellers lyrics. In 1982, he stopped his musical career due to too much success, cause he didnt want to perform for audiences just because they had paid for it and not getting at the same time anymore fun out of it for himself. He released 14 albums. Afterwards he focused on theatre, what he had started parallel to his singing career. He activly played in several movies and theatre productions, as well realized own projects. He also founded "Zirkus Roncalli", designed "Swarovski Kristallwelten", created sculptures for the "World Cup 2006 in Germany" and worked on projects worldwide in countries like India, Israel, Morocco, Hongkong and Japan.
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André Heller Discography

Albums

André Heller Nr. 1 (Album) Amadeo Germany 1970 Sell This Version
André Heller Platte (Album) Amadeo Austria 1971 Sell This Version
André Heller Das War A. H. (Album) Amadeo, BASF Germany 1972 Sell This Version
André Heller Neue Lieder (Album) Intercord Austria 1973 Sell This Version
André Heller A Musi! A Musi! (Wienerlieder Des 18., 19., Und 20. Jahrhunderts.) (Album) Intercord Germany 1974 Sell This Version
UAS 29 401 I André Heller Liebelei(LP, Album) United Artists Records UAS 29 401 I Germany 1974 Sell This Version
André Heller Bei Lebendigem Leib (Album) Intercord Germany 1975 Sell This Version
A. Heller* Abendland (Album) Angelo Germany 1976 Sell This Version
AVRS 10002 André Heller A La Carte(LP, Album) Amadeo AVRS 10002 Austria 1977 Sell This Version
A. Heller* Basta (Album) Mandragora (2), Mandragora (2) Germany 1978 Sell This Version
INT 180.040 André Heller Bitter Und Süß(2xLP) Intercord INT 180.040 Israel 1978 Sell This Version
André Heller Ausgerechnet Heller. André Heller Singt Schnulzen, Schlager, Chansons Aus Den 20er, 30er Und 40er Jahren (Album) Mandragora (2) Austria 1979 Sell This Version
Heller* Und Qualtinger* Heller* Und Qualtinger* - Heurige Und Gestrige Lieder - Geschichten Aus Dem Wienerwald (Album) Mandragora (2) Austria 1979 Sell This Version
André Heller Verwunschen (Album) Mandragora (2) Germany 1980 Sell This Version
Heller* Stimmenhören (Album) His Master's Voice UK 1983 Sell This Version
27 0039 1 Zubin Mehta, André Heller, Katia Labèque, Marielle Labèque, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Zubin Mehta, André Heller, Katia Labèque, Marielle Labèque, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra - Prokofiev - Peter Und Der Wolf / Saint-Saëns: Karneval Der Tiere(LP, DMM) EMI Digital, His Master's Voice 27 0039 1 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
825 689-1 André Heller Narrenlieder(LP, Album) Mandragora (2) 825 689-1 Austria 1985 Sell This Version
ORF-CD 223 André Heller Stimmen Gottes - Voices Of God(4xCD) ORF ORF-CD 223 Austria Unknown Sell This Version
UAS 29 401 I André Heller Liebelei(LP, Album) United Artists Records UAS 29 401 I Germany Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Andre Heller* Die Zeit Für Dich Ist Jederzeit / Sag Jetzt Nicht, Ich Liebe Dich (Single) United Artists Records Germany 1970 Sell This Version
06 11969-0 André Heller Marilyn Monroe(7", Single) BASF 06 11969-0 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
238.010 André Heller & Helmut Qualtinger André Heller & Helmut Qualtinger - Wean, Du Bist A Toschnfeitl / Wean, Du Bist A Oide Frau(7", Single) Atom (2) 238.010 Austria 1972 Sell This Version
22 325-5 André Heller A-Be-Bu / Denn Ich Will(7", Single) Intercord 22 325-5 Austria 1973 Sell This Version
35 738 André Heller Wiener Lied(7", Single) United Artists Records 35 738 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
22 344-6 N André Heller City(7", Single) Intercord 22 344-6 N Germany 1974 Sell This Version

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