Anikó Kanthak
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Anikó Kanthak

Lecturer Songwriting | Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln

Anikó Kanthak is a singer, songwriter, lyricist and coach. At the HfMT Cologne she teaches songwriting as her main subject and leads seminars on lyric writing. The focus of her work is the consolidation of an artistic identity based on your personal (musical, family, social) background. For many years, she has accompanied professional actors, singers and songwriters in their artistic development. As a songwriter she wrote songs for movies (Dschungelkind, Poll, Dreiviertelmond etc.). As a singer she worked with well-known artists (Nina Hagen, Udo Lindenberg, Roger Cicero, Xavier Naidoo, Tina Turner) and has toured for many years for the radio station 1LIVE. Under her own name, Anikó Kanthak writes songs in German and can be heard live as a solo artist or with her band.