Yann Windeshausen belongs to the youngest generation of Luxembourg composers. Born in 2002 in Wiltz, growing up in a musical family, his musical education began at the age of 6 in the music school of his hometown. At the age of 8, he began playing the piano with Paul Huvelle and later with Hana Robotkova at the Conservatoire de la Ville de Luxembourg. He has been playing the trumpet since the age of 11 as well, first with Nico Koch at the Conservatoire de Musique du Nord in Ettelbruck, then with Georges Soyka at the Conservatoire de la Ville de Luxembourg. Moreover, courses as solfège, choral singing and voice training, harmony, form theory and composition with Marcel Reuter, film composition with Jeannot Sanavia at the Conservatoire de Musique du Nord in Ettelbruck, orchestral conducting, score playing and orchestration with Carlo Jans and Ivan Boumans, Alexander Technique with Patrick Krysatis and singing with Marc Dostert at the Conservatoire de la Ville de Luxembourg completed his impressive general background.
After graduating from high school in 2022, he began studying composition with Prof. Moritz Eggert at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München.
Yann Windeshausen’s music has been performed regularly in Munich as well as in his home country.