Born in Berlin, Evelin Achtenhagen knows the music business from all sides. She studied clarinet at the Universität der Künste Berlin and received her concert diploma in 2012 with honors. She played in renowned orchestras such as the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin and the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie. Concert tours, also as a soloist, have taken her across Europe, China and Japan.
As a clarinet teacher and manager of her own Clarinet Quartet Blattgold she is also familiar with the work off the stage. Evelin Achtenhagen is an Alumna of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (German National Academic Foundation ) and worked for Akamus since 2011.