6 and 12 string acoustic guitars, e-guitar, mandolin, e-bass and National Steel Guitar.
Self taught guitarist since 1976.
By the early 80s he makes himself a name by gigging clubs in and around Hamburg.
His musical roots are Leo Kottke, Harry Sacksioni, David Qualey, Werner Lämmerhirt, but also Johann Sebastian Bach
2001 sees the release of his "Landscape" CD comprising all original compositions on his own RELAXRECORDS label.
Biggest achievement is the track "Condor", which amongst others is not only used as signature tune for radio programmes,
but likewise for a TV documentary.
In 1980 Michael Graefe starts building the greater part of his guitars himself due to his interest in building
guitars and his desire to have instruments at hand that are true to his own necessities.
Now here is his new Soloalbum "A Vocale"