Christine Kisielewsky, BA

Lecturer in practical training jazz- and popmusic

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Christine Kisielewsky was born in Salzburg and began her musical education in classical piano at the Mozarteum University Salzburg at the age of five. She studied music and instrumental music education as well as IGP classic piano. In 2010 she graduated with honors in singing and keyboard instruments of popular music at the University of Music in Vienna and also received the award for best graduate.

As a singer and keyboardist, she performs regularly in various formations in Germany and abroad since childhood (including Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Turkey and the USA). She has worked with artists such as Conchita, Leroy Emmanuel, Bobby McFerrin, Gunkl, Christian Kolonovits, Marianne Mendt, Richard Österreicher, Wolfgang Puschnig and Willi Resetarits and has released several albums.

Since 2005 she has been working as a soloist and vocal coach of the Favorhythm Gospelsingers, since 2011 she has been a member of the vocal comedy group DIE ECHTEN, which was a finalist of “The Great Chance of Choirs” in 2015. With her own projects CK 4-TETT and LEELAH SKY, she published a debut album in 2013 and 2016 and was chosen in 2017 among the top 30 Austrian songwriters.

From 2009 to 2016 she was a lecturer in jazz, pop and piano at the Vienna Conservatory, where she was head of the POP department from 2012 to 2016. In addition to workshops and activities as a vocal coach, she has also been teaching jazz and pop singing as well as piano at the PH Salzburg, the Mozarteum University Salzburg and Innsbruck since 2013.