In the midst of the preparations for the opening of the Horst Günter Library and the song recital on June 6th, we have received the news that Thomas Hampson has to cancel his participation for personal reasons. We regret this very much. In his place, mezzo-soprano Yajie Zhang, whose career has taken an unusually successful course since her operatic debut (2013), will join Hartmut Höll for a song recital under the banner of Gustav Mahler.read more ...
Soprano Henriette Schein, a graduate of the Master's programme in Opera Singing at the Institute for Music Theatre (class of Prof. Christiane Libor and Prof. Stephan Klemm) will become a permanent member of the ensemble at the Badisches Staatstheater in Karlsruhe from the 2023/24 season. There she will perform as Despina in Mozart's "Cosi Fan tutte" , 1st Elf in Dvorak's "Rusalka", Isotta in "Die schweigsame Frau" by R. Strauss, the Shepherd in "Tannhäuser" by R. Wagner, Papagena in "The Magic… Weiterlesen
Dear members of the Freundeskreis of the Karlsruhe University of Music, Ladies and Gentlemen, On 27 April this year, the members of the Freundeskreis elected me as their new first chairman. The previous first chairman, Hans Hachmann, had announced his resignation after 22 years. In the run-up to the election, the Board had approached me and asked if I was willing and interested in taking on this task and standing for election. I considered the question a great honour, and after a short… Weiterlesen
Stays abroad during studies are usually associated with an Erasmus semester within Europe. For Nora Raber, it went a little further away as part of her final project in the master's program in music education, namely across the equator to Uganda. Three months, countless great encounters, countless exciting moments with music and people later, she is back here and looking forward to reporting on her project, the school, the country and the people: "Bulungi"About challenges of an international… Weiterlesen
On April 19, the Senate of the Karlsruhe University of Music overwhelmingly elected pianist Prof. Roberto Domingos as the new Prorector for Artistic Affairs. With this election, the area of artistic teaching in the rectorate could again be filled in a representative way. Congratulations![md]