Kerstin Turnheim | © Christian Schneider

Kerstin Turnheim


Senior Lecturer for Voice (Music Education)Department Vocal Studies

The Austrian singer Kerstin Turnheim sings a broad repertoire, alternating between mezzo and soprano, in music theater as well as concert, across genres, as a soloist as well as in chamber music ensembles, and has been teaching voice at the University Mozarteum Salzburg (music education) since 2018.

Her artistic education includes vocal studies at the University Mozarteum Salzburg and with Helena Łazarska in Vienna, numerous master classes, as well as studies in flute at the University Mozarteum Salzburg. In addition, excellent pedagogical training through studies in vocal and music pedagogy and training in Estill Voice Training. Research activity in the field of the interfaces of science, art and pedagogy. 

Musical theater engagements in Germany and Austria, among others at the Musiktheater Linz, the Opera Graz, the Theater an der Rott Eggenfelden or at the Herbstagen Blindenmarkt. Collaborations with the Bruckner Orchestra Linz, the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, the Salzburg Bach Society, the Philharmonic Orchestra Krakow, the Hyperion Ensemble, among others.

Cross-genre projects, premieres, recitals and performances at music festivals and concert and opera houses throughout Europe. Radio and TV recordings.