As oboist and recorder player Andreas Helm is a permanent member of the Capella
Leopldina, the Irish Baroque Orchestra, the Baroque Soloists Munich, the Gaechinger
Cantorey and the Ensemble Cordia. He also collaborates with the Freiburger
Barockorchester, Concerto Köln, Concentus Musicus Wien, Musiciens du Louvre and
others. He is also a founding member of the Ensemble Schikaneders Jugend, which
brings Alpine musician manuscripts from the 18th century to life again. Together with the
conductor Heinz Ferlesch he founded the Originalklangorchester and Consort Barucco,
which regularly performs e.g. in Wiener Konzerthaus, Esterházy Castle.
As a chamber musician and soloist, he has already won prizes at numerous competitions
(including Gradus ad Parnassum and Premio Bonporti). Concert tours have taken him to
many European countries and to China, Japan, Mexico, USA, Canada, Singapore and
In a leading position Andreas Helm appears regularly on various occasions, from the
oboe he has led Barucco, the Hrvatski Barokni Ansambal, the Norwegian Wind Band, the
Cork Baroque Orchestra as well as large baroque wind projects (Music for the Royal
Fireworks) of the Austrian music universities.
Recordings include with CPO, Sony, harmonia mundi, Capriccio, Cavalli, ORF, Carus
and others. Andreas Helm is professor for historical oboe instruments at the Music and Art Private
University of the City of Vienna and held this position at the Graz University of Art 2014-
2019. He also teaches at numerous guest courses and master classes.