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Alexander Bauer, BA

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Alexander Bauer was born in Munich in 1993. In 2003 he was accepted at the Mozarteum University Salzburg as a young student in the organ class of Hannfried Lucke until. He has won several organ competitions, including "Jugend musiziert", where he received a 1st prize in 2006 and 2009, in 2006 also the special prize of the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben and a grant from the Jürgen Ponto Foundation, the "Heidelberg Organ Competition for Young Organists" and the international "Quimby Organ" Competition ”in London. Concert engagements took him to Germany and the surrounding countries. Since 2012 he has been studying composition with Christian Ofenbauer and Achim Bornhöft at the Mozarteum University Salzburg and organ with Hannfried Lucke. He works as a composer, instrumental and electronic music, at the Salzburg Biennale, as part of the "Young Directors Project 2014" at the Salzburg Festival, at the ZKM Karlsruhe, at the "Inter-" festival in Glasgow and at the "stART Festival" in Salzburg in 2016. He is part of the ensembles NAMES and oenm.