Dominik Schirmer studied Jazz Piano at the ARTEZ CONSERVATOIRE in Enschede/NETHERLANDS. 
His professors were Sebastian Altekamp and Adrienne West. Dominik Schirmer works as an accompanist for many artists in England, among them Maria Dunsmore and David Knopov. He is also fronting the Dominik Schirmer Jazz Trio who he traveled the world with on cruise ships and performs with on Jazz festivals. In 2004 Schirmer won the Greenberg Jazz award for "Expertise in Jazz".