Hans-Jürgen Buchner

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Hans-Jürgen Buchner (born 27 December 1944, Bernau near Berlin, Germany) is a Bavarian songwriter, singer, and musician. He is best known for being the head of the band Haindling.

He started his worklife as a ceramist and even won the Bayerische Staatspreis ('Bavarian State Award') for craftsmen. His music is a mixture of Bavarian Folkmusic, Jazz, Rock and non-European soundclusters. Hans-Jürgen Buchner is a multi instrumentalist, playing a variety of different instruments. Some songs of the band Haindling are played by himself only.

In Bavaria Hans-Jürgen Buchner and Haindling are cult phenomena.

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  1. ^ Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst

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