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Since roughly 2000, Thorsten Töpp has organised countless concerts and interdisciplinary projects in the areas of new music, electronics and progressive jazz. From 2009 to 2011, he was a member of Tim Isfort’s team at the former Traumzeit Festival. In 2013, he was one of the co-founders of the Platzhirsch Festival. He is active as a musician in the fields of classical guitar, improvisation, composition and arranging. Since 2002, he has had the honour of presenting eight pieces to date as a theatre musician and live audio-play author in the scope of the Duisburger Akzente. Over the past years he has also repeatedly worked with adolescents. Thorsten supports the improviser-in-residence programme, is responsible for the Composer Kids format and has been press spokesperson for mœrs festival since 2020.