BfB Teaching Expert - Julian Zimmermann


  • Beginning brass (BfB) instruction for adults
  • Baroque trumpet lessons (natural trumpet- no vents)
  • Solo & chamber performances
  • Masterclasses

Contact Information


Website: Historische Trompeten

Youtube: Naturaltrumpet84

Julian plays the final chorus from Bach's Christmas Oratorio on the BfB Natural Trumpet™

Demonstration of the BfB Baroque Beginner™ mouthpiece


Born in Kriens (LU), Julian Zimmermann studied modern trumpet at the Hochschule der Künste Bern with Marc Ullrich and Markus Würsch. After graduating with a teaching diploma in modern trumpet, he studied natural trumpet with Jean-François Madeuf at the Schola Cantorum Basilensis.

In recent years Julian Zimmermann has performed with various orchestras such as La Petite Bande, Musica Fiorita, De Swaen, Berlin Baroque, Neue Hofkapelle Graz, Das kleine Konzert - Hermann Max, Trondheim Baroque, Chiave d'Arco and Svapinga Consort. He has performed under Philipp Herreweghe, Hervé Niquet, Jos van Immersel and Sigiswald Kuijken.

He belongs to a young generation of natural trumpeters who have specialized in playing with authentic copies of instruments (without holes).

Play Duet No. 1 with Julian from "Six Easy Duets" of Dauverné's Grand Method for Trumpet

Play an advanced duet in the clarino register from "Moravian Duets"