A new book has been published: Musik aufführen Quellen – Fragen – Forschungsperspektiven Herausgegeben von Kai Köpp und Thomas Seedorf(Kompendien Musik 12) Laaber-Verlag 2020 This volume deals with the scientific research of "music as a phenomenon sounding in performances" (Hans-Joachim Hinrichsen). Practical questions of performance, which were already of great importance in the early days of musicology, are today extended by numerous cultural studies perspectives, which are attempted to be… Weiterlesen
Interview with Maria-Elisabeth Lott "A big portion of dedication", By Veronika Metzger Maria-Elisabeth Lott began playing the violin at the age of three. She began her preliminary studies at the University of Music Karlsruhe at the age of eight. Now she is a successful violinist, a lecturer at the Detmold University of Music and has taken the time for a conversation. She talked with Veronika Metzger from the Junge Kulturkanal about love stories and stage fright. Read more...
In response to the Corona Pandemic and the resulting precarious situation for many students, the internationally renowned Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation has decided to support financially distressed music students at state music academies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Thanks to this initiative, the Karlsruhe University of Music can currently dispose of an additional funding amount of around 30,000 EUR, which will benefit particularly needy students. The University and especially the… Weiterlesen
Daniel Koschitzki  on the actuality of classical music and the staging of music "Travel through the ages with Spark", By Katharina Schlegel The classic band Spark was founded in 2007 by Daniel Koschitzki and Andrea Ritter. The band consists of two recorder players, a violinist, a cellist, a pianist and stages classical music in a consciously modern and contemporary way. The ensemble has already released several albums. In an interview with Katharina Schlegel, flutist Daniel Koschitzki revealed… Weiterlesen
The prize winners of the composition competition, which was announced on the occasion of Friedrich Hölderlin's 250th birthday by the Literary Society Karlsruhe as part of the "Literatursommer Baden-Württemberg 2020" of the Baden-Württemberg Foundation in cooperation with the Karlsruhe University of Music, received their prizes from the hands of Prof. Dr. Hansgeorg Schmidt-Bergmann at a small ceremony in the Literaturmuseum in the PrinzMaxPalais in Karlsruhe a few days ago. The jury found three… Weiterlesen