The exchange project Vienna – Poznan 2017 – 2019

University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna and Music Academy Jan Paderewski Poznan

It all started in 2011, when young polish composer Ewa Fabianska joined my composition class at the mdw as an Erasmus student. During the following years I was invited several times to contribute to composition and music theory conferences in Poznan and I got to know the wonderful Sepia Ensemble, which is based in Poznan and now is regarded as one of the finest ensembles for new music in Poland.…

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The “Translation” exchange project

An intercultural exchange project on contemporary music theatre

The “Translation” exchange project took place between end of January 2018 and beginning of April 2018 in Vienna, Taipei and Hsinchu. In January 2018 the two composition professors Hsiao-Yin Wang and Chaoming Tung visited the mdw in Vienna, two presentations about new approaches to music theatre in Taiwan were followed by a whole week of individual lessons with the composition students of Iris ter Schiphorst and Reinhard Karger.…

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