Emerson Prime - Live, Hanover, © Doppelgaenger Medien 2019
Emerson Prime - Live, Hanover, © Doppelgaenger Medien 2019

Jan Wilhelm Beyer (*1993) is a freelance composer, arranger, producer and musician from Hamburg, Germany. His works include theatre productions (i.a. at Deutsches Schauspielhaus Hamburg, and at Ohnsorg Theatre Hamburg), films and commercials (i.a. for ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE), as well as performances (i.a. Theaterstaat Berlin and plattform-Festival) and arrangements and compositions for other artists.


His musical education started with classes in classical and electric guitar. Versatile piano and singing classes as well as lessons in drum set and percussion followed. Since 2013 he has been studying at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater (College for Music and Drama) in Hamburg. He is taking classes in jazz theory, ear training and arrangement, film music composition, universal music theory and ear training and choir and orchestra conduction. In 2018 he took part in the prestigious Eventim-Popkurs, in 2019 he participated as guest musician.


Besides, he is lead guitarist and songwriter for the alternative pop bands "Emerson Prime" and "Queen Meera", the post rock fourpiece "Des Pudels Kern" as well as "Eure Musik", a party band.


Jan Wilhelm Beyer works and resides in Hamburg.