Mads Büchert joined the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra in 2012. He is a Danish timpanist/percussionist and grew up in Copenhagen. There he studied percussion with Professor Gert Mortensen at the Royal Danish Academy of Music. In 2006-2008 Büchert moved to Berlin to continue his studies with Wieland Welzel and Fredi Müller from the Berlin Philharmonic. Büchert found big inspiration in Germany and decided to study a Master at Staatliche Hochschule für Musik Trossingen with Franz Lang.
As a freelancer Mads Büchert has played with most of the professional orchestras in Denmark. During his studytime he was also a member of the European Union Youth Orchestra with which he has toured in many European countries and Japan, China, Korea and Kazakhstan