Hanne Pilgrim is a rhythmician, pianist and performer currently based in Vienna, leading the department of music and movement education/ rhythmics at the University of Music and Performing Arts. After her studies of rhythmics and piano at the University of the Arts in Berlin and several further educations in contemporary dance Hanne Pilgrim worked in different artistic fields. As a rhythmician she focuses on collaborative approaches of improvisation, instant composition and contemporary practices in music and movement interventions.