Andreas Öttl, Univ.Prof. Mag.

University Professor in Trumpet

  • Mirabellplatz 1/IV (Room: A04011)
  • 5020 Salzburg

Andreas Öttl, born in 1974 in St. Anton am Arlberg, received his first trumpet lessons from his father and began his musical career in the local brass band. His musical studies with Lothar Hilbrand in Feldkirch and then with Johann Gansch, former principal trumpeter of the Vienna Philharmonic at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg he graduated in 2002 with highest honors.


After a first engagement at the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, he was hired on to the Bavarian State Orchestra as principal trumpeter in 2002 and has since been a member of OperaBrass, the brass players of the Bavarian State Opera.


Andreas Öttl was a guest at various festivals such as the Salzburg Festival or the Rheingau Music Festival. In September 2013 he performed at the request of Maestro Zubin Mehta with the Bavarian State Orchestra at the „Concert for Kashmir“ in Srinagar (TV-Liveconcert) and Mumbai the Trumpet Concerto in E flat major by Joseph Haydn.


From 2005 to 2014 Andreas Öttl held a teaching position for the subject orchestral-training at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg and was an assistant to Johann Gansch. In the summer semester 2015, he was appointed as his successor to a university professor for trumpet. Andreas Öttl continues to play, as far as time permits, at the local brass band of St. Anton am Arlberg and the perger blech the first Flügelhorn.