pianist | composer | av engineer | teacher



My name is Wolfgang Maiwald, I'm a professional, contemporary jazz pianist and keyboard player based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. I play concerts, theater shows, live performances and studio recordings. I compose, arrange and produce music for my own projects as well as for various artists. I teach jazz piano and work in my studio as an audio and video recording engineer and editor.

News and highlights

Bands & projects

Recent bands and projects include the new electronic-jazz project together with saxophonist Iman Spaargaren, the Frank Paavo Quintet, the music theater shows with singer Jordy van Loon and more.

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Concerts & performances

Check out my agenda with a list of all upcoming and past concerts and performances.


Recording & filming

As an audio engineer and videographer I record and produce singles and CD albums and make video clips and concert registrations.

More about my studio


I teach jazz piano at the DJAM School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in Amsterdam and for private students.

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“Maiwald’s sense of harmony is reminiscent of pianist Lyle Mays.” JazzPodium.com

“Extremely melodic and with a certain playfulness.” De Telegraaf

"Considerate, jet lyrical and virtuous.” Jazzism

“Maiwald is a skillful, lyrical, melody-loving pianist who has captured his place in Europe’s first division of Jazz-pianists.” Klaas Koopman, jazz journalist

“Maiwald has a real voice as a composer.” Rick Margitza

© Wolfgang Maiwald 2023