Laure M. Hiendl | © Christian Schneider
Department Head

Ass.-Prof. Dr.

Laure M. Hiendl

Laure M. Hiendl (*1986) works as a composer* and performer* in the intermediate realms of concert music, performance, music theater and installation. Instruments and voices are often set in relation to electronics and digital processes in xie's works, exploring the space-time-body relationship in music as an always already theatrical, performative event. 
Laure's work has been shown at international festivals such as Donaueschinger Musiktage, ECLAT Festival Stuttgart, steirischer herbst / Musikprotokoll, Bergen Assembly / Parliament of Bodies, Ultrasound Berlin, 3hd Festival Berlin, Darmstadt Summer Courses and Warsaw Autumn. Laure M. Hiendl received her doctorate on "queer composing" from Columbia University New York and has been an assistant professor* for composition at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg since 2021.   Selected Awards & Grants
2022 Rome Prize of the German Academy Villa Massimo – Casa Baldi
2021 Styria Artist-in-Residence
2020 Composition Prize of the City of Stuttgart
2020 Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation Composition Commission
2016 Johann Joseph Fux Opera Composition Prize Graz