Katharina Teufel-Lieli,

Lecturer in Harp - IGP & Pre-College

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Katharina Teufel-Lieli was born in Linz and attended the local Musical High School. She specialised in the field of concert at the Mozarteum University Salzburg with Edward Witsenburg and rounded up her musical education at the master class in Würzburg with Giselle Herbert. Already in her training years she was working as a substitute in many ensembles like the Bruckner Orchestra, the Klangforum Vienna and the Orchestra of the Viennese Volksoper. Since 1996 she has been working as a principal harpist in the Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra and the Salzburg Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra. Performances as a soloist accompanied by orchestra followed in Austria, Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy, Japan and Switzerland. In addition to this she played chamber concerts in Linz and Vienna and recorded modern CDs with the Viennese Choirboys and film music with Sony-Movie Hollywood. Teufel-Lieli is a steady soloist of the Salzburg Fortress Concerts and member of the oenm. Since 2009 she is working as a lecturer in harp didactics at Mozarteum Universtity Salzburg.