As one of the leading international institutions of its kind, the Department for String & Plucked Instruments offers young musicians* a top-class education and prepares them for modern concert life. With numerous performance opportunities, competitions, chamber music festivals, orchestral productions, international exchange programs and interdisciplinary projects, a unique atmosphere is offered in the midst of the festival city of Salzburg.
Department of String Studies
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As the largest department, the String and Plucked Instruments is embedded in one of the most versatile art universities in Europe, which gives students the opportunity for a lively exchange with the most diverse forms of music, art and research. In addition, Salzburg offers ideal conditions for concentrated and inspired work. In the midst of an incredible landscape, one can experience performances of operas and concerts by international artists* throughout the year, for example at the Salzburg Festival and the Mozart Week. Here, everyone can find and develop their individual skills and artistic voice.
30.5.—29.6.2023Solitär, Wiener Saal, Stiftung Mozarteum, Kleines StudioChamber music concertsIn the chamber music concerts, students from all classes across the departments present a varied programme in different instrumentations. Great masterpieces as well as interesting discoveries of chamber music from all epochs from duo to octet and beyond.Concert· Free
Study concerts June 2023Study concerts (or "class evenings") are concerts in which students of the Mozarteum University perform on stage. They are either organised as part of courses or by the respective departments - and can be experienced with free admission.Study concert· Free
12.6.03:00 pmSolitärGraduates' Concert Violoncello: Madeleine DoucotStudent of Matthias BartolomeyGraduate Concert· Free
12.6.06:00 pmFrohnburgManuel M. Ponce: „Personal experiences ans his music for guitar“Concert & Lecture. Artistic Director: Cecilio PereraConcert· Free
12.6.08:20 pmSolitärGraduates' Concert Violin: Songao WuStudent of Rainer SchmidtGraduate Concert· Free