Johannes Kuhlo

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Johannes Kuhlo
Born 8 October 1856
Gohfeld, Germany
Died 16 May 1941
Bielefeld-Bethel, Germany
Occupation Minister & Musician
Johannes Kuhlo playing a kuhlohorn.

Karl Friedrich Johannes Kuhlo (* 8 October 1856 in Gohfeld, now Löhne, Germany, † 16 May 1941 in Bielefeld-Bethel, Germany) together with his father Eduard Kuhlo, founded the German Protestant Posaunenchor (trombone choir/church brass ensemble) movement. Working in collaboration with the Bielefeld instrument maker Ernst David he developed the kuhlohorn for use by the ensembles (among other brass instruments).

  • see German version of this page for a lot more information