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Music for classical Mandolin and Guitar


Rupert Gehrmann

has held a teaching position at the University for Music and Dance, Cologne, Wuppertal and at “HochschuleLuzern. Musik” (Academy of Music Lucerne, Switzerland). He is the first chairman of the European Guitar Teachers Association (EGTA) North Rhine -Westphalia. 

Furthermore, he is a lecturer at JugendZupfOrchester of NRW (the topyouth orchestra for plucked music, supported an promoted by the president of the state North-Rhine Westfalia). He  recorded for radio and TV stations, among others for the BBC and for the French-German cultural TV channel ARTE,WDR, DRS, DeutschlandRadioKultur. Various CD`s of him are available.

Rupert Gehrmann completed his guitar degree at the Musikhochschule Cologne/Wuppertal under Professors  A. Eickholt and D. Kreidler and continued his studies with Odair Assad (Brussels). In 1985 he was awardedDüsseldorfs J.S. Bach – Prize for Young Musicians. 

In 1994 he won firstprize and a special prize at the Barmenia competition in Wuppertal.