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Cooperation with Grafenegg Academy, 24 June – 8 July 2018
Students from master programs "Music Management" and "Musik for Applied Media" may attend Grafenegg Academy for free on 8 July

Music in context playing, listening and understanding

Campus Grafenegg _c Klaus Vyhnalek Min
Photo: Klaus Vyhnalek

Campus Grafenegg provides open rehearsals, round-table discussions, concerts, music labs and music galleries in order to train young artists for a professional career and provide the public with a varied offer for engaging with music in a context interlinked with culture and society.

With the newly founded Grafenegg Academy, Campus Grafenegg is further extending its activities, bundling them into a two-week programme focus from 24 June through to 8 July 2018. The Academy topic 2018 “Europe 19180/2018 – The Challenge of Historical Discontinuity” deals with artistic responses to political upheavels, social changes and the associated disruptions of artistic practices and listening habiots. On 1 and 8 July the Academy hosts four orchestra concerts presenting global stars of the classic music scene like Thomas Hampson, Elisabeth Kulman, Bernada Fink, Neeme Järvi, Dennis Russell Davies and Leon Botstein.

Due to a strengthened cooperation between the Center for Applied Music Research at Danube University and the Grafenegg Academy, students from master programs Music Management"and Musik for Applied Media may attend Grafenegg Academy for free on 8 July (registration till 29 June 2018).

Program – Sunday, 8 July 2018

11.00 | New Mores and Tastes – The Reinvention of the Opera (concert)

concert matinee in the “Auditorium”
Grafenegg Academy Orchestra, Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor; music from Ernst Krenek and Paul Hindemith

15.00 | The Artist in Politics and Society 2018/2018 (roundtable)

roundtable in English at „Reitschule“
Olga Neuwirth, Philipp Blom, Michael P. Steinberg, Alexander Moore

17.30 | prélude in the court yard
19.00 | introduction at Reitschule (Irene Suchy)

20.00 | The Conscience oft eh Artist (conzert)

great evening concert at „Wolkenturm“ with the Grafenegg Academy Orchestra
music from Eduard Tubin, Othmar Schoeck and Dmitri Schostakowitsch



Campus Grafenegg - Grafenegg Academy

Information for students

If you’re interested in the program of Grafenegg Academy on 8 July please register via phone +43-1-586 83 83 or email until 29 June 2018. When registering please name the password you've been given and specify which program points you’d like to attend. Our inter-institutional cooperation allows you free access to all program points on 8 July 2018, you may also bring a companion with you.

Eva-Maria Bauer, MA

Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2565
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4570
Danube-University Krems
Dr. Karl Dorrekstraße 30
3500 Krems