Principal Trumpet

Since 2005 solo trumpeter at the hr – Symphonie Orchestra Frankfurt.
From 2003 – 2005 in the same position at the Berner Symphony Orchestra
In the season 2002 / 2003  trainee in the Symphonie Orchestra in the Bavarian Rundfunk, lessons with Gabor Tarkövi (solo trumpeter  at the Berliner Philharmoniker)

Professorship / Teaching

Since the summer semester 2015 Professor at the Vorarlberger State Conservatory in Feldkirch. Successor of Professor Lothar Hilbrand, who worked there for over 30 years as a professor. Already 2004/05 he was lecturer at the University of Arts in Bern. From 2008 – 2012 lecturer for audition training at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Frankfurt am Main and 2009/2010 lecturer at the University of Music of Johannes-Gutenberg in Mainz.

Professor HfM Würzburg, since 2022 Professor Stella Vorarlberg – privat Concervatory for Music


Since 2014 he is Mental coach at the Orchestra Academy of the hr-Symphony Orchestra. 2011 he started with studying beside his work to be a Mental Coach at the University of Salzburg and made the diploma to be a life and social counsellor at the mental College in Bregenz.

Chamber Music

Member at Pro Brass and hr-brass.
Regular performances  with Christian Schmitt (ECHO-prize winner) and Jürgen Natter, Organists.
Founder of blasRhein3 und theGreenhorns – Brass Entertainment.
Substitut of German Brass.


As a Soloist with various orchestras, solo partners and conductors in Europa, i.a. the Austrian premiere Weinberg Trumpet concert at the Bregenzer Festspielen, concerts with Kirill Petrenko or Sibylla Rubens.

Education / Studies

Studied at the University Mozarteum  in Salzburg with Professor Hans Gansch, earlier with Professor Lothar Hillebrand at the Vorarlberger State Conversatory.


  • Schagerl Piccolo Model “Berlin”
  • Schagerl Bb-Trumpet Model “Aglaea”
  • Schagerl Bb-Trumpet Model “Berlin” Heavy
  • Schagerl C-Trumpet Model “Hörsdorf Heavy”
  • juergenellensohn.com
  • Austria