Werner Lauscher began his professional career as a bass player at age 18. His very personal groove-oriented swinging and melodic bass lines can be heard on more than 40 CDs (three of his band Scetches).

Recordings with Charlie Mariano, Bob Mintzer, Randy Brecker, Rocco Granata, Joachim Kühn, Helmut Lotti, Toots Thielemann, Glenn Corneille, Boris, Jo Lemaire, Michel Bisceglia, Leon Delray (Udo Schild) and more.

Played with Marla Glenn, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Bushemi, Mark Murphy, Do, Dewey Redman, Jo Bowie (Defunkt) and more.

He is an avid member of Dance of Joy due to his preference of acoustic music.