Freelance music journalist, reviwer, translator, musician and rhythm teacher. Since the beginning of 2019 he is Editor in Chief of the German print magazine JAZZTHETIK.
Born in 1959 in Hamburg/Germany, living in Muenster/Germany. Jan studied philosophy, history, German linguistics and literature at the University of Hamburg. He is also a Rhythm Teacher (TaKeTiNa®-method) and a musician. He was working as an event manager, co-running a cultural centre on Majorca/Spain, and working as a freelance writer in Germany and Spain for many years.