Hannes Lingens is a drummer and accordionist active in the field of contemporary and experimental music. He is part of the ensembles Obliq, Konzert Minimal, [ro], Die Hochstapler and the musicians collective Umlaut Berlin. He has worked with improvisors like Tetuzi Akiyama, Alexander Frangenheim, Madoka Kouno, Christof Kurzmann, Olaf Rupp and Matthias Schubert. As an interpreter he has collaborated with composers Peter Ablinger, Philip Corner, Sven-Åke Johansson, Chiyoko Slavniczs, Christian Kesten and Manfred Werder among others. He also composes music himself.