Christian Ofenbauer, Univ.Prof. Mag. Dr.phil.

University Professor in Harmonic Theory and Counterpoint

  • Mirabellplatz 1/IV (Room: A04007)
  • 5020 Salzburg
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  • Consultation-hour:
  • Mittwoch, 17:30-18:00h - Raum 4007 (bitte telef. Voranmeldung oder Liste an der Zimmertüre!)

Christian Ofenbauer


born 1961 in Austria, composer and music theorist


diploma at the Vienna Musikhochschule (Organ with Herbert Tachezi, Music Theory with Alfred Uhl, Composition with Friedrich Cerha)


1989–2001 Visiting and Guest Professorships in Germany and Austria


national and international concerts (live and radio broadcast)

recordings as organist, conductor and composer


since 2001 Professor of Music Theory and Composition at the University Mozarteum Salzburg with an emphasis on: Interpretation and 20th-Century and Contemporary Music Theory


since 2004 Masterclasses (Composition and Music Theory) in Europe and Asia


2016 PhD in Music Studies at Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg


active also in the field of Fine Arts (sculpture and assemblage)

Japanese Archery (5th Dan)