Thomas Adrian Mittler, Horn (from October 2024)

Thomas Adrian Mittler, born in Frankfurt am Main in 2000, was chosen as a new member. After becoming a junior student of Will Sanders at the Karlsruhe Music Academy, he studied with Christian-Friedrich Dallmann at the Berlin University of the Arts, supported by a scholarship of the German National Merit Foundation since 2021. He previously studied with Tobias Mahl and Lucas Weinspach at the Mannheim Music School. He was a member of the State Youth Orchestras of Baden-Württemberg and Berlin as well as the German National Youth Orchestra. He also won various national and international competitions. Since September 2022, he has been a member of the Karajan Academy, the Berlin Philharmonic’s orchestral academy, having previously also been a member of the academy of the Komische Oper Berlin. Apart from his work as a horn player, his goal is to make music accessible for people of all ages. Thus, he has tutored numerous students preparing for music academy entrance exams and coached various amateur and school ensembles.

Thomas Mittler participated in the master course epoche_f of the International Ensemble Modern Academy in 2020, where he first worked with the members of Ensemble Modern.