Andreas Schnee, Mag.

Lecturer in Piano

  • Mirabellplatz 1/III (Room: A03035M)
  • 5020 Salzburg

Andreas Schnee studied piano at the LBruckner Conservatory in Linz with Horst Matthäus as well as music theory and counterpoint with Helmut Schiff and received the state teaching license for piano (IGP). At the Mozarteum University Salzburg he studied piano with Schneider-Cuvey, school composition with Ernst Ludwig Leitner, teaching music education (with distinction) and polyaesthetics with Wolfgang Roscher. He attended organ improvisation seminars with Rupert Gottfried Frieberger and received the composition award of the state of Upper Austria.  

As a pianist, he made solo and chamber music appearances (recitals, excerpts from operas, operettas, musicals and jazz) and worked with Michaela Oberndorfer-Selinger and Benedikt Kobel Elisabeth Freundlinger and Martina Dorak, Cassandra McConnel, Franz Binder, Valentina Kutzarova, Gertraud Steinkogler-Wurzinger, Guillermo Olivares, Carmen Barros, Michael Novak, Karl Lobensommer, Christine Pree, Maya Hakvoort and Jacqueline Braun, Charlie Haynes and Martha Eggert and Johannes Heesters. He played with the Jeunesse Orchestra Linz, the Wels Bach Choir, the Salzburg Virgil-Schola, the Salzburg Belcanto Choir and the Gen Rosso Group and performs regularly with the "Salon Ensemble Potpourri". He also worked as a pianist and accompanist at the Bad Ischler Operetta Weeks.  

His compositional activities include choral and chamber music, church music, film music, ballets as well as a jazz revue, songs and orchestral arrangements (for musicals). He works as a music teacher at the Wilhering collegiate school and at the A. Stiftergymnasium in Linz.  

At the Mozarteum University Salzburg he has a teaching assignment for "piano internship" (general bass, score playing and improvisation; various style epochs) as well as "jazz and popular accompanying internship".