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Conductor

Björn Zimmermann

Biography

Björn Zimmermann (*1981 Gießen) received his first training as a conductor at the “Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst” in Mannheim where he also completed his graduation as Master of Music in wind orchestra conducting under Prof. Hermann Pallhuber.
He holds the position as chief conductor of the “Bläserphilharmonie Nordhessen” and the “Sinfonisches Blasorchester Höxter”. In addition he leads the “Musikzug Bottendorf”, which is located close to Allendorf/Eder in Hessen, his current place of residence.

In autumn 2021 Zimmermann conducted the “Holzbläserorchester” consisting of members of the “Bläserphilharmonie Niedersachsen.

Working experiences with orchestras like the “Verbandsorchester Markgräflerland”, the “Freiburger Blasorchester” and the “Schweizer Armeespiel” influenced Zimmermanns’ skills. He was able to gain further experience and got the chance to refine his wind orchestra skills with orchestras like the “Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie” and the “Heeresmusikkorps Ulm and Koblenz” before he started his time at university.

Zimmermann’s had his first experiences with Prof. Thomas Clamor and he participated in national and international masterclasses with Douglas Bostock und Pierre Kuijpers among others.

Since he is 15 years, Zimmermann has been conducting different wind orchestras in Hessen and Nordrhein-Westfalen and he is been booked regularly as a guest lecturer for woodwind section trainings all over Germany.

Zimmermann holds a master degree in saxophone that he received prior to his studies in conducting at the Robert Schumann Conservatory in Dusseldorf

Björn Zimmermann works as a full-time saxophonist at the “Heeresmusikkorps Kassel”.

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    Konzert mit dem Sinfonischen Blasorchester Höxter

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    Programm Frühlingskonzert Höxter 2022

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    Musik liegt in der Luft (Heinz Gietz( arr.Schwalgin)
    Im weißen Rössel (Ralph Benatzky, Robert Stolz/ arr. Schwalgin)
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    Für mich soll’s rote Rosen regnen (Hans Hammerschmidt/ arr. Lepping)
    Udo Jürgens (Udo Jürgens/ arr. Ratzek)

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    Probe mit der Bläserphilharmonie Nordhessen

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    Konzert mit der Bläserphilharmonie Nordhessen

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    Programm "Der Wind in den Weiden" 2022

    plakat_bpnh22Viva Musica (Alfred Reed)
    The Wind in the Willows (Johan de Meij)
    Vesuvius (Frank Ticheli)
    Fanfare for the Common Man (Aaron Copland)
    Tom Sawyer Suite (Franco Cesarini)
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The Bläserphilharmonie Nordhessen is the north district band of the Hessischer Musikverband e.V.. It was founded in 2018 and is open to all interested and ambitious musicians of the district. The orchestra is led by Björn Zimmermann and currently consists of approx. 80 musicians from over 15 regional windbands.

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