Historical trumpets and sackbuts


trumpets and sackbuts

In my workshop I craft historical trumpets and sackbuts after traditional techniques. In the same way the old masters used to bend sheet metal, solder, bend and decorate and create the bells.


Birckholtz Trumpet

A special field of attention is the "Birckholtz trumpet". This extraordinary finding of this original trumpet from 1650 became a extensive project with concerts, CD recordings and publications ->


International Trumpetmakingworkshop

Together with Dr. Robert Barclay (CAN), Prof. Richard Seraphinoff (USA) und Michael Münkwitz (D) you will build a natural trumpet after hans Hainlein (1632) with traditional techniques ->



I will be present at the following fairs, presentations and master classes and would be glad to meet you ->