CLARINET – Prof. Andreas Langenbuch (Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf) 4.-9.09.2017

Andreas Langenbuch started clarinet lessons when he was nine years old. 
He was already a student at the Würzburg music conservatory at the age of 14.
 He completed his studies under Prof. Norbert Kaiser at the music university in Stuttgart, followed by master classes under Prof. Hans Klaus.

He gained orchestra experience through performances with the State theatre in Stuttgart and Karlsruhe and with the Bavarian radio symphony orchestra. After graduating he was offered a permanent post by the Berlin radio symphony orchestra. Substitute posts followed with the Konzerthausorchester Berlin, the Bamberger Symphoniker, the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.

He recieved a distinction for his concert exam at the „Universität der Künste Berlin“ in Francois Benda’s class.
 He has been holding his own class for students at this university from 2010 to 2017.

As a chamber musician and soloist he has worked in various European and Asian countries and has played with reputable ensembles. At last he played the concerto of Aaron Copland, accompanied by members of the Radio Symphony Orchestra of  Berlin.

In 2012 he joined the Cologne Radio Symphony orchestra as a solo–bassclarinet player.

He is regularly invited to give masterclasses and concerts in Seoul and lastly Beijing.

In 2017 he became professor at the “Robert-Schumann-Hochschule für Musik” in Düsseldorf.


Sunday, September 4, 2017 until 2 pm

Closing concert:

Friday, September 8, 2017 at 7:30 pm


Saturday, September 9, 2017 until 12 pm

daily lessons: individualised teaching (possibilities to observe other participants’ instructions);
audition training for orchestras and universities;
preparation for exams and concerts;

Up to five practice rooms with pianos are provided.

For further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

free solo and chamber music repertoire;
orchestral repertoire;

The beautiful SG-IMFA villa on the bank of the Rhine river.
The beautiful SGIMFA villa on the bank of the Rhine river.

Students are hosted on a double-room basis in a beautiful, fully remodelled, 1892 villa on the bank of the Rhine river.

A kitchen for self-catering is provided!

For further impressions, please have a look online at our venue.

In order to be accepted, you must meet one of the following criteria:

(a) be recommended by Prof. Langenbuch or

(b) submit an unedited video audition (YouTube link) for review by Prof. Langenbuch.

In addition, you must complete and submit our application form and pay a €40 application fee.



Housing (mandatory) in a shared double-room, incl. breakfast and usage of the facilities:


The application deadline is August 1st, 2017!