The Hardtke Timpani History

Herr Wolfgang Hardtke

Wolfgang Hardtke

The Berlin Classic Timpani are made by leading German timpani manufacturer, Wolfgang Hardtke, in his Berliner Paukenwerkstatt in Berlin, Germany.

Wolfgang Hardtke is a direct descendant to the greatest timpani makers with a history going all the way back to the legendary Herr Günther Ringer.

The genuine Berlin timpani

With more than 30 years of experience as a timpani maker, Wolfgang Hardke has established a reputation as a highly skilled specialist in the art of timpani making and restoration business. The Berliner Paukenwerkstatt is today considered one of the most respected makers of the genuine Berlin timpani.


Genuine Berlin Classic Timpani