Jens Düppe comes from Schwäbisch Gmünd in southern Germany. His most important current projects are SHREEFPUNK with German trumpet player Matthias Schriefl, PSQ with the luxemburger vibraphon player Pascal Schumacher and a colaboration with Dimitar Bodurov, a gifted piano player from Bulgaria, combining the elements of Bulgarian folklore and European jazz tradition.

Performances with Maria Schneider, Dave Liebman, Kenny Werner, Lee Konitz, Toots Thielemans, Ack van Rooyen, Charlie Mariano, John Marshall, Bert Joris, Scott Hamilton, Harry Allen, Jesse Davis, Ferdinand Povel, Edy Matinez, Markus Stockhausen, NDR Big Band, HR Big Band, Brussels Jazz Orchestra.