Hannes Läubin?

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  1. Jimi Michiel

    Jimi Michiel Forte User

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    Hey all,
    Has anyone ever heard of Hannes Läubin? I just got a recording of the Hindemith Septet (ww 5tet + bass clarinet and trumpet) and he is awesome!!! The notes are so connected and so incredibly clear. I'm playing the septet at school and as much as I try not to emulate recordings, this guy is just so good that it's hard not to just sit there and think "what can I do to sound more like this guy?"
    -Jimi
     
  2. frank

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    Hello Jimi!
    Yes, he is a trumpet professor in Munich and has two brothers, Wolfgang and Bernhard, who are also playing the trumpet. He is well known in Germany, maybe not so much internationally.
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  3. timothypierson

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    I saw Hannes, Wolfgang, and Bernhard about 15 years ago. There playing was nearly flawless. They performed Baroque works on Shilke piccolos and some modern works on Bb rotary trumpets. I got to meet Bernhard before the concert. All three are fabulous players.
     
  4. JJ

    JJ Pianissimo User

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    FYI, he has also been the guest principal trumpet of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra for the last few years. One point of interest is that he often uses a Bb rotary, whereas many other principal players in German orchestras are now using rotaries in C.

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  5. trptcolin

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    He sounds amazing on the Bach Magnificat and Christmas Oratorio (Rilling conducting, Hanssler label). Anyone heard the Bach for Brass Quintet disc?
     

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