Born in 1998, Tina Tepper
started her musical career with piano lessons at the music school “Gebrüder Graun” in Finsterwalde at the age of 5. Since 2007 she has been receiving saxophone lessons. Finally, she has set her focus on that instrument when she attended school in Dresden – at the special school for music “Carl Maria von Weber”. Subsequently, she started studying Music and English at the University of the Arts Berlin and the Humboldt University Berlin. Since then she is part of the saxophone class of Johannes Ernst. Tina Tepper was an annual awardee of the national competition „Jugend Musiziert“ and won various prizes at the competition „EnviaM – Musik für Kommunen“. Master classes by among others Jean-Yves Fourmeau, Philippe Geiss or Timothy McAllister contributed to her musical development such as the participation in various orchestras and chamber music formations.