Magnus Hecht

- Co-initiator and national program leader -

Magnus Hecht is a graduate social worker (FH) and Master of Arts in Cultural Administration. Since 2003 he is self-employed as a cultural adviser but mainly works as an employee of the Saxon Landtag.

He is CEO of Dresdner scheune. The cultural center focusing on live music is a known stage since 1953. He is a founding member and vice-chairman of the Live Music Commission – Association of Music Clubs in Germany e.V.

2014 he has founded the music publisher Oh, my music!, to take care of emerging talent from Saxony and abroad.

Magnus Hecht has already made several attempts to obtain the Saxon music scene at a table to demand the necessary structural support and political acknowledgment of Popular Music in Saxony.