Stefan Lottermann ( * 1965 in Heidelberg ) is a German trombonist of modern jazz . Lotter man who lived in Offenbach long received from 1973 trombone lessons at the Conservatory Mainz . He continued his studies at the Hochschule für Musik Köln with Jiggs Whigham . From 1990 to 1995 he played in the German-French Jazz Ensemble under Albert Mangelsdorff ( whose stylistics coined ) and Jean - Rémy Guédon . In 1991 he won the competition Jugend jazzt ; In 1992 he received the scholarship city of Frankfurt am Main . This year he became a member of the Quartet of Heinz Sauer ( Album Lost ends , 1993) . Then he played in projects of Gabriele Hasler , Wollie Emperor ( 1995) , Jan von Klewitz ( 1995) , Ed Schuller , Ekkehard Jost and the Frankfurt Jazz Big Band . He is the NDR Bigband since 1998. Member . Since 2006, he also belongs permanently to the Frankfurt Radio Jazz Ensemble , where he occasionally starred since the early 1990s . Bruno Lottermann - Paulot is his father .