Wilfried Brandstötter was born in Salzburg in 1970 and studied bass tuba performance at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna with Prof. Schafferer.
Founding member of the ensemble Mnozil Brass; circa 100 performances per year worldwide, projects for the Salzburg Festival and the RuhrTriennale, among others.
Tubist of Klangforum, Vienna
Theater an der Josefstadt
Contract for Der Verschwender
Contracts for Pünktchen und Anton, Der Färber und sein Zwillingsbruder, Heimatlos, Der Wald, Die Brüder Karamasov, amongst others, as well as sound recordings for various productions, e.g., Hamlet
Solo tubist in the Tonkünstler Orchester, LowerAustria
Numerous workshops and advanced training courses per year for ensemble playing and individual lessons, as well as advanced training courses in Europe, America, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, and Australia Lecturing engagements for institutions including:
Sauerlandherbst (Germany), Festival Xong (Italy), Upper Austrian Music School Association; Upper Austrian Wind Music Association; Music Conservatory of the City of Vienna; Mozarteum, Salzburg; and the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna Since 2004
University teacher for bass tuba at the Anton Bruckner Private University, Linz
Management of the ensemble Mnozil Brass
Management of the jazz ensemble Gansch and Roses
Conception and organization of various music events such as Schrammelpicknick in the Vienna Burggarten and Advent in Vienna, Karlskirche
Dean of Artistic Studies, Anton Bruckner Private University, Linz