PATRICK PAGELS – guitar, programming, visuals, leader

- born in Hamburg, studied in Hamburg
- works as a graphic designer/illustrator (artistname: Patrick Hespeler)
  and as a musician and composer (Patrick Pagels) in Hamburg
- long-time member of the Hamburg Jazz Orchestra
- concerts with Phil Barbosa (L. Hampton), Bobby Durham,
  Gary Thomas (Jack DeJohnette), Leo Wright, Jim Ferguson
  (Hot Chocolate), Robbie Smith's Funky Brass, Joe Bawelino
- arranger/producer for the chinese jazz-vocalist Coco Zhao
- on CD: Hamburg Jazz Orchestra, United Colors of Jazz, MDsoul,
  Le spin Ovale, div. Sampler
- video-designer for Le Spin Ovale (spindoctor)