Young conductor Sauli Saarinen about his semester abroad
Sauli Saarinen from Finland studies Conducting and is spending the 2020/21 winter semester at the mdw. In the International Blog he shares his experiences with us.
Tell us a bit about your personal background: what role did music play when you were growing up and why did you decide to study conducting?…
A report from the 27th International Guitar Festival
In the world of classical guitarists international festivals and competitions have become an important part of our lives. Preparing for a competition or master class requires a lot of motivation and hard work, which develop enormously our potential and talent. That is why I decided to tell you more about one of the best guitar festivals and for sure the largest in Vienna, to which I had the honor to be invited as a lecturer and performer.…
for one semester for international students at the mdw
Every semester, the international incoming students of the mdw are offered a cultural event especially organized for them by the International Office team. Such events are nowadays part of the common practice and serve (besides the obvious cultural enrichment) the purpose of creating a relaxed setting that can foster bonding beyond national as well as academic borders.…