Prof. Wolfgang Gaag studied sound engineering at the Technical University of Berlin and music (French horn) at the same time. He became principal horn of the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra in 1969 and joined the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra as principal horn in 1980.
From 1982 to 1996 he was principal horn of the Munich Philharmonic. From 1993 he taught horn at the Munich University of Music and Theatre and was professor from 1995 to 2008. In addition to solo activities, he is particularly active in chamber music (Deutsche Bläsersolisten, Villa Musica, German Brass). Gaag leads master classes in Germany and abroad and is a jury member at music competitions.