- Marcus Gammel
(b Stuttgart, Germany, Jan 19, 1953). German multi-instrumentalist. He started traveling all over the world at an early age and studied various string and wind instruments in their respective countries of origin, including sitar, shakuhachi, shō, suling, Uilleann pipes, sinding (an African harp), guitar, and flute. He frequently brings together instruments from different cultural backgrounds with his voice in meditative unaccompanied pieces, sometimes using overdub techniques for recordings. For ...