Karl Kramer

Karl K.

New York, NY

About Karl K.

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Karl teaches: Ages 5 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: August 1994
Last sign in: Yesterday


Professional internationally touring musician for 20+ years, Classical, Broadway, Experimental, Early music. Bachelor of Music; Norwegian State Academy, Master's of Music; Mannes College of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts; Stony Brook University (expected completion Spring 2015). Faculty positions held at Rowan University, NJ, University of Tennessee, TN, University of Akron, OH, International Festival Institute, TX, Siena Summer Music, Siena, Italy

Photos and Videos

live performance of the notorious Haydn Divertimento a Tre


Faculty member

Aug 2009 - Present
Siena Summer Music, Italy

Coach chamber music, conduct chamber orchestra


Jan 2006 - Present
Dorian wind quintet

International touring chamber group


Jan 2002 - Present
Jupiter chamber players

International touring chamber group

Faculty member

Jun 2009 - Jun 2015
International Festival Institute, Round Top

Teach applied horn, lead sectionals, coach chamber music

Lecturer of Horn

Aug 2013 - May 2014
University of Akron

Teaching applied horn, horn ensemble

Lecturer of Horn

Aug 2011 - Jul 2013
University of Tennessee

Teaching applied horn, horn ensemble, brass ensemble

Adjunct Professor of Horn

Jan 2005 - May 2012
Rowan University

Teaching applied Horn, horn ensemble and methods.


Aug 1996 - Jan 1997
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Internationally renowned orchestra

principal horn

Aug 1994 - Jul 1996
Esbjerg Ensemble, Denmark

International touring chamber group - also orchestra and teaching/coaching at Vestjysk Music Conservatory



Aug 2013 - Dec 2015
Stony Brook University

Master of Music

Jan 1997 - May 1998
Mannes College of Music

Bachelor of Music

Aug 1989 - May 1994
Norwegian State Academy

Languages Spoken


Fluent / Native Proficiency


Professional Proficiency


Fluent / Native Proficiency


Working grant

Feb 2010
Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance

Cultural Award

Sep 2001
American-Scandinavian Society


Aug 1999
American Horn Competition


Aug 1997
American Horn Competition


Oct 1993
Scandinavian Horn Competition
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3 Reviews on Karl K.

Martha Nov 6, 2016
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Verified Student
Karl did an exceptional job explaining the basics in our first lesson. I am looking forward to the others
Cheryl E. Aug 12, 2016
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Verified Student
Great lesson. Karl is patient and an expert. I enjoyed my lesson immensely.
Mary Jane M. Mar 18, 2016
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Verified Student
Karl was clear and easy to understand. We are looking forward to the next lesson.
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