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  • Head of Study Programme

Prof. Robert Keßler

Professor for Instrumental & Ensemble playing and Performance Practice
Office hours by appointment
Room: SOPA - 636
Phone: +49 30 51 56 50 - 713

About me
About me

„Highly promising and very much worth listening, his solos are true gems.“ (Andreas Polte – Archtop Germany, Dec 2008)

– Prof. Robert Keßler

2017 - Present
Professor of guitar, ensemble & performance | Berlin School of Popular Arts, SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

2014 - 2016
lecturer of guitar/jazzguitar | Jazz-Institut Berlin

2014 - 2015
Principal guitarist | Theater des Westens Berlin

2012 - Present
Lecturer of guitar/jazzguitar | HFM Hanns Eisler Berlin

Dipl. Instrumentalist/Instrumental teacher | HFM Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin, Jazz Institut Berlin

2008 - Present
Leader & composer | Robert Keßler Group, Robert Keßler Trio, Klezmeyers, Spell and String & Oscars Delightt

2002 - Present
Freelance guitarist, composer, bandleader, sideman/studio guitarist in Jazz, Pop, Worldmusic, Rock, Soul,… with CD and studio productions, on tour, festivals and concerts worldwide with own projects and with national and international acts

debut album „Jasmin“ being nominated „album of the year“ by Archtop Germany

„Brilliant instrumentalist!“ (Gitarre und Bass, Jul 2009)