TIM HÜLLSTRUNG is a promising jazz guitarist from Basel. After a very music-influenced childhood (Knabenkantorei Basel, drum lessons, guitar lessons, his own rock band, award-winning musical Matura work), he decided to make music his profession. In 2015 he started his guitar studies at Jazzcampus Basel under Wolfgang Muthspiel. There he also received lessons from Lionel Loueke, Peter Bernstein, Julien Lage and Lage Lund and benefited from jazz greats such as Larry Grenadier, Mark Turner, Guillermo Klein and Jorge Rossy.In early 2016 he appeared with the Swiss Youth Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Christian Muthspiel. At the same time, he met American blues guitarist Tino Gonzales, who soon became a teacher and mentor to him. With him as a producer, Tim is currently working on his debut album as a singer / songwriter, which will be released in the fall of 2018. In the Basel area he can be heard as a singer / songwriter and jazz guitarist in various formations and in the jazz duo with singer Yaëlle Ellen.