an Sauer has been a regular singer in the Zürcher Sing-Akademie since 2013 and a member of the core choir since 2015.
His music training started with the boys choir, Aurelius Sängerknaben Calw. From 2000 to 2007 he studied Art Song and Singing Pedagogy with Prof. Dr. Bernd Göpfert at Hochschule für Musik Freiburg. In 2004/05 he attended a Master of Music course at Newcastle University in England, where his professor was Richard Wistreich.
Jan focuses both on solo parts in oratorios and ensemble singing. He has worked with various ensembles, such as the Basler Madrigalisten, Vocalconsort Berlin, Rundfunkchor Berlin (Berlin Radio Choir), Deutscher Kammerchor (German Chamber Choir), Amsterdam Baroque Choir and Orpheus-Vokalensemble Ochsenhausen.
Jan Sauer and his lovely wife live in Freiburg im Breisgau (Southern Germany) with their children.