Dieter Steinmann

Freelance

Dieter Steinmann

About

Paiste Artist Since
May 1990

Nationality
Germany

Main Affiliation
Freelance

Other Affiliations
Klaus Lage Band
Wolf Maahn
T.M. Stevens
Six Was Nine

Website
www.dietersteinmann.com

Follow Artist

„Paiste offers me great quality in craftsmanship and a wide range of sounds for any kind of musical style, from rock to jazz to symphonic. I'm simply happy with my Paiste's. “

Setup

Dieter Steinmann

Cymbals listed from left to right

14" Dimensions Thin/Heavy Hi-Hat (discontinued)
16" Signature Full Crash
18" Signature Fast Crash
22" Signature Dry Ride (discontinued)
20" Signature Heavy China (discontinued)

Dieter Steinmann

Cymbals listed from left to right

13" Signature Traditionals Medium Light Hi-Hat (discontinued)
17" Signature Traditionals Thin Crash
18" Signature Traditionals Extra Thin (discontinued)
20" Signature Traditionals Light Ride

Dieter Steinmann

Cymbals listed from left to right

14" Dimensions Thin/Heavy Hi-Hat (discontinued)
18" Dimensions Medium Thin Crash (discontinued)
22" Signature Dry Ride (discontinued)
17" Dimensions Medium Thin Crash (discontinued)
16" Signature Fast Crash

Videos & Pics

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Biography

Dieter Steinmann studierte Klassisches Schlagzeug an der Hochschule für Musik in Frankfurt, wo er auch sein Diplom erhielt. Darüber hinaus studierte er Drum Set bei verschiedenen Lehrern in den USA, u.a. Gary Chaffee und Alan Dawson. Als Studio- und Touring-Drummer arbeitete Dieter Steinmann u.a. mit Klaus Lage, Wolf Maahn, Pe Werner, Six Was Nine, Jam & Spoon, T.M. Stevens, Louisiana Red, Bobby Kimball, Radio-Sinfonieorchester Frankfurt, Frankfurt Pops Orchestra uva. Als Studiomusiker ist Dieter Steinmann auf mehr als 100 veröffentlichten Tonträgern zu hören. 2008 veröffentlichte er sein erstes Solo-Album "Dieter Steinmann & Friends - Spiritual Journey", auf dem er auch als Marimba-Spieler, Komponist von World Music und Produzent in Erscheinung tritt.

Setup Cymbals

  • Details

    Sizes: 14"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Dark, dry, woody. Fairly wide range, complex mix. Soft, responsive feel. Full, warm, open sound. Loose, soggy chick sound. Perfectly suited for traditional swing patterns, but also well usable for other acoustic styles like Blues, Country, Soul or Gospel.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 18"
    Volume: Loud
    Weight: Heavy

    Sound character: Bright, full, trashy. Wide range with complex frequencies. Well suited for stronger china ride playing and big, exotic crashes.

  • Sounds