Jannis Wichmann

Classical Guitar


Jannis Wichmann is a classical guitarist, sometimes crossing borders between different genres and styles. He also composes and produces music for films and audio books, and in 2017/2018 realized the production of the debut album “Konfrontation” (Aliso Records, 2019) on his own. The second album “Field Recordings “Guitarworks” was released in Nov. 2021. Most recently, he was a scholarship holder in the INITIAL program of the Academy of Arts and a mentee in the Creative Future Academy of the Kreativgesellschaft Hamburg. He owes a lot to a scholarship of the stART.up program of the Claussen-Simon Foundation 2019/20. 


From 2010 to 2021 Mr. Wichmann worked at the Sophie Drinker Institute (Bremen) in the area of music & gender and published several articles in the area of concert guitar and gender. After his Bachelor of Music/Social Sciences in Oldenburg, he completed the artistic-pedagogical Bachelor of Classical Guitar and artistic Master of Classical Guitar at the HfK Bremen. In addition, he also studied in Oldenburg for a few semesters in the Bachelor of Arts and Media and in the Master of Applied Musicology and Integrated Media. At the HfK Bremen he was a scholarship holder of the Deutschland-Stipendium in 2015/16.

Mr. Wichmann teaches at ICoM since 2022.