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O.Univ.Prof. Dr. Josef Wallnig

University Professor in Music and Dramatic Portrayal (Musical)
Head of department Mozart-Operas interpretation
Music Theatre

  • Schwarzstraße 26/HP (Room: BHP017)
  • 5020 Salzburg
  • Phone:
  • +43 (662) 6198 5723
  • E-Mail:
  • Consultation-hour:
  • Freitag, 09 - 10 Uhr; Schwarzstraße 26/HP Raum BHPO17

Academic and cultural career


Studies at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst "Mozarteum" in Salzburg (piano, composition)

Studies at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien (piano, composition, conducting)

Passing of the diploma examination for choir conducting and orchestra conducting Studies at the Universität Wien (law) 1968 graduation to Dr. jur. at the Universität Wien

1971/72 perfection-course for conducting with Maestro Franco Ferrara at the Conservatorio Santa Cecilia in Rom

1972-1974 repetiteur at the Wiener Staatsoper Afterwards occupation at the Pfalztheater in Kaiserslautern

1977-1980 vice head of the opera and First Director of Music of the Salzburger Landestheater Repetiteur at the Salzburger Festspiele

Since 1980 full professor at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst "Mozarteum" in Salzburg

1983-1985 and 1991-1993 Head of the department for solo voice and musical-dramatic performance at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst "Mozarteum" in Salzburg

Teaching at American and Japanese Conservatories International concert activity and conducting of operas in the United States of America, Japan, Korea, Russia, Egypt, Bulgaria, Rumania, Germany, Italy and other countries as well as record recordings.

Artistic Director of the Mozart Opera Studies Institute

Since 1992 vice artistic directtor of the "Mozart-Chor" Salzburg

Leader of the Ensemble "Vaganten"

Member of the jury at international music competitions (Wien, Omsk/Siberia, ARD-München)

Publications in relevant professional journals (e.g. Österreichische Musikzeitschrift).