Uli Rennert was born 1960 in Frankfurt/Main (Germany). During the eighties he studied piano, trombone and composition with teachers like Albert Mangelsdorff, George Gruntz, Harald Neuwirth, Helmut Iberer, Rob Franken, and Peter Herbolzheimer. 1984 he won the international piano/keyboard-competition of the U.S. Keyboard Magazine in cooperation with the Berklee College of Music. 1987 diploma ’summa cum laude‘ at the University of Music and dramatic Arts in Graz.
Besides his work as a pianist, Rennert is focusing on synthesizers and live-electronics used as expressive musical instruments, and he explores the area between composition and improvisation.