Andreas Küppers studied piano and historical keyboard instruments with Wiebke Weidanz et. al. at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Frankfurt as well as with Jörg-Andreas Bötticher in Basel and Michael Behringer in Freiburg. He has performed with the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, the Freiburger Barockorchester, the Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble and the BRock- Orchester , the Staatskapelle Berlin, the Junge Deutschen Philharmonie, the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, the Frankfurter Museumsorchester and frequently works as Rene Jacobs’ musical assistant for international baroque opera productions. In 2014 Andreas Küppers was responsible for the musical settings and arrangements of C. Monteverdi’s L'incoronazione di Poppea at the Frankfurt Opera House.
He has collaborated with Thomas Hengelbrock, Fabio Biondi, Michael Hofstetter, Ton Koopman, Yannick Nezet-Seguin, Christophe Coin, Louis Langrée, Michael Schneider, Stephen Isserlis and Kristin von der Goltz among others. Concert tours have taken him to Spain, France, Austria, the Czech Republic, Romania, Lithuania, Italy and Switzerland. As a harpsichordist and musical assistant, he participated in opera productions at the Staatsoper Berlin, the Theater Dortmund, the Theater an der Wien, the Oper Frankfurt and the Staatstheater Wiesbaden and has taught at the HFMDK in Frankfurt since 2006.
Since 2013 he conducts vocal and instrumental ensembles at the Vielklang-Festival in Tübingen and prepares and coaches among others the Frankfurter Hochschulchor the Kammerorchester Frankfurt for musical projects. With the vocal ensemble “teatro del mondo” - founded by himself - he performed successfully at the Rheingau-Musikfestival, Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Young Euro Classic Berlin and the RheinVokal-Festival. Since 2014 he is artistic director of the Kirchenkonzerte Karben.
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