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Prof. Tilman Ehrhorn

Professor for Music Design and Music Theory, Study programme director B.A. Audio Design
Office hours By appointment
Phone: +49 30 51 56 50 - 708

About me
About me

2014 - Present
Professor for Music Design and Music Theory, Berlin School of Popular Arts

2013 - 2019
Musical supervisor (Berliner Synchron GmbH, Tonbüro)

2013 - 2014
Research Associate, Berlin School of Popular Arts

2012 - Present
Software developer (Max/MSP | Max for Live)

2012 - 2013
Lecturer at Berlin School of Popular Arts

2010 - Present
Composer for radio drama music, audio books and podcasts (Deutschlandfunk Kultur, NDR, SR, SWR, rbb, Lauscherlounge, Die drei ???)

2006 - 2007
Sound designer (Native Instruments)

1995 - Present
Performing artist, Studio Musician (Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet)

1995 - 2001
Diploma as music teacher, jazz saxophone, Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg, Germany

1993 - 1995
Studies in jazz saxophone, ArtEZ hogeschool voor de kunsten, The Netherlands


  • practical project Live Electronic Performance
  • sound studio
  • musical skills
  • harmony theory
  • rhythmic-melodic ear training
  • harmonic ear training

Composer, music producer and saxophonist/reed player in TV and radio drama productions and readings for:

Deutsche Grammophon, BMG/ Random House Audio, Hörverlag, Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR), Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb), Südwestrundfunk (SWR), Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR), Deutschlandradio Kultur and arte with Christian Quadflieg, Uwe Friedrichsen, Christian Brückner, Axel Milberg, Andreas Fröhlich, Oliver Rohrbeck, Christoph Maria Herbst, Horst Evers, Hella von Sinnen and Dirk Bach.

Live and studio activities as performing artist with ensembles und musicians, such as:

Martial Solal, Albert Mangelsdorff, Barbara Dennerlein, Wayne Shorter, Brian Blade, John Pattitucci, Danilo Perez, Al Jarreau, Abdullah Ibrahim, Barry Finnerty, Bob Mintzer, Wolfgang Haffner, Maria Schneider, Django Bates, Roger Cicero, Hamburger Symphoniker, Berliner Symphoniker a.o.

Concerts at jazz festivals in:

Germany, Italy, Belgium, The Netherlands, Bulgaria, Poland