Marie Maidowski (soprano) and YoungSeob Jeon (piano) won as a song duo at the „International Vocal Competition ’s-Hertogenbosch“ both the 2nd prize and the prize for the best interpretation of a work by a composer.
At the International Competition for Lied Art of the Hugo Wolf Academy Stuttgart 2022, Katja Maderer and her duo partner Amadeus Wiesensee received the special prize for the best interpretation of a contemporary song.
From August 2020 to March 2021, Prof. Christiane Iven is in a free semester for an artistic development project. Seven months of reading, researching and writing only. She will not teach during this time and will offer master classes again from March 2021.
Damien Gastl will be a member of the opera studio at the Opéra du Rhin in Strasbourg starting with the coming season. In addition, this summer he will sing the title role in the opera production “Don Giovanni” at the Festival Styriarte in Graz, which will be a concert production due to Covid-19.