Markus Künzig


Horn player Markus Künzig studied at the univeristies of Würzburg and Stuttgart. He later took postgraduate studies in Early Music in the Natural Horn at the University of Music in Leipzig.

During his student days he gathered orchestra experience in the Staatskapelle Weimar, at the Stadttheater Würzburg and the Orchestral Academy of the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival.

Since completing his studies he has also spent time playing chamber music in various ensembles, including the Homilius Horn Quartet and the Ensemble Dix from Gera.
Markus Künzig’s first position was with the Altenburg-Gera Philharmonic Orchestra. He has been a member of The Deutsche Kammer­philharmonie Bremen since 2013.

His free time is dedicated to sport – as far as the sometimes equally sporting challenges of a young family allow.