Michael T. Otto



Teaching area

Ravensburg (D)





Michael T. Otto has studied with well-known professor Malte Burba in Cologne and the renowned New York jazz pianist Peter Madsen.

A musical educator, composer and arranger, Michael is also the founder of several diverse combos and ensembles, including the “International MTO Jazz Quartet” and “STUBENJAZZ.” Additionally, he and instrument maker, Franz Luettke, develop trumpets and fluegelhorns. Michael is also the inventor of various trumpet and trombone accessories, namely, the ingenious Whisper-Penny®, a well-known tool in the trumpet and trombone community.