Florian Müller,

Lecturer in Percussion instruments

  • Frohnburgweg 55 (Room: CEG014)
  • 5020 Salzburg

Florian Müller studied at the Meistersinger Conservatory in Nuremberg with Hermann Schwander, Hans-Günter Brodmann, Roland Schmidt and Bill Molenhof. In 1993 he received the Culture Promotion Prize of the City of Fürth. From 1989 to 1995 he was a teacher at the Music School in Fürth and from 1992 to 1995 he was a lecturer at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. In 1994 he received a teaching assignment for percussion at the Mozarteum University Salzburg, where he has been a contract teacher since 2003 and teaches IGP, school music and music and dance education. From 1995 to 2006 he also worked as a teacher at the Musikum in Salzburg, where he was also the group leader for percussion. He is a lecturer for teacher training at the University of Education in Salzburg, Lower Austria and at the Austrian Music NMS Conference. Since 2017 he is a chairman of the working group for gender equality at the University Mozarteum Salzburg.  

From 1989 to 1995 he was a member of the Palindrome Dance Company NY and worked with the choreographer Robert Wechler on the programs: "Dancing with the right side of the brain" and "Rapid Human Traffic". Since 1999 he has participated annually as a jury member in the state and federal competition Prima la Musica throughout Austria. As an orchestral musician, he performed with the Nünrberger Symphoniker, the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg and the Philharmonisches Orchester Bad Reichenhall. He played solo concerts with various chamber orchestras and is also active as a drummer and percussionist in various jazz and rock ensembles. Müller made numerous world premieres in the field of new music, including with the Salzburg Hofmusik and the Blassticks Brassband CDs.