Johannes Ernst

Johannes Ernst studied classical saxophone at Berlin University of the Arts and, receiving a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service, at the Bordeaux Conservatory under Professor Jean-Marie Londeix. Commitments as a soloist with renowned orchestras, as a chamber music partner in numerous ensembles and as a teacher of saxophone at Berlin University of the Arts and the “Hanns Eisler” Academy of Music followed his years of study. His last CD ‘Fundstücke - Compositions for saxophone and piano from 1929 -1950’ was released by the Label Es-Dur, Hamburg in 2013. 
  • Jul 13 2018

    Johannes Ernst

    recital and lecture

    Saxophone Teaching in Berlin 1933-1945
    What happened at the Musikhochschule and Stern'sche Konservatorium during the Nazi dictatorship.

    Gustav Bumcke (1876-1963): Fantasie über „Das polnische Lied“ op. 50/3 for saxophone orchestra
    Gustav Bumcke (1876-1963): Fantasie über das Lied „Näher mein Gott zu Dir“ op. 50/2 for saxophone orchestra

    Saxophone Octet Berlin and guests
    Adrien Liebermann, Taixiang Wang, Johannes Ernst, soprano saxophones
    Anna C. Eckhardt, Shiqi Zhang, Frank Lunte, Tianhong Wu, alto saxophones
    Chen Cheng, Tina Tepper, tenor saxophones
    Sebastian Lange, Xi Chen, baritone saxophones
    Johannes Ernst, musical director

    STUDENT CENTER Theatre &TD Big Hall Savska cesta 25