After several years at the music school in Bern, he continued his education in Dresden with Cantor Martin Flämig and Pescara with Professor Donato Renzetti. He is the founder of Lucerne Philharmonic Brass Quintet and 21st Century Symphony Orchestra Lucerne. Ludwig Wicki was invited to play with the Empire Brass Quintet at the Tanglewood Academy in Boston. As a baroque trombonist, he has performed with various period instrument orchestras and ensembles. He is a conductor of the Chorus of the Lucerne Abbey Court Church. He directed his orchestra in the world premieres of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Dead Man’s Chest, At World’s End and On Stranger Tides. He also conducted the world premieres of Gladiator, Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, The Perfume, and Alice in Wonderland, among others. Ludwig Wicki teaches chamber music and conducting at the conservatories in Lucerne and Bern.