Thore Schmakeit is a guitarist, pianist and music producer living and working in Berlin.
After learning classical Cello, he started to shift his focus over to guitar, playing Jazz and pop music.

He left to America where he finished his High School degree and played in the High School Jazz Big Band, taking part in nation-wide competitions, receiving numerous awards, reaching from "best rhythmical section" to "best solo performance". After moving back to Germany, nationwide Gigs with different Bands stood ahead (Aerodice, Urban Native Project), before going to Berlin to study sound engineering at the HdpK school.

He studied Guitar under Johannes Feige and Prof. Robert Kessler and learned from well known arrengers and composers Prof. Stefan Behrisch and Prof. Bene Apperdennier.

A big interest for electronic music emerged through his technical studies. Thore started producing own House Music and since 2017 he works as an independent record producer. He worked for german Artist's such as Sido and Mike Singer.

Also he Composed music for Film, some of them which have been shown on international Film Festivals, such as the Glasgow Short Film Festival and Cine Music Berlin.

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