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We are happy to put you in touch with musicians and scholars who can provide advice regarding your queries. Numerous experts at the University of Music FRANZ LISZT Weimar are available to offer insights, provide contextual information, and give interviews. We can find the suitable contact for you through our database of experts. Please get in touch with us.
  •  Jan  Kreyßig

    Jan Kreyßig

    Press Office – Director
    Press Officer
    Rößlersches Haus – Administration Building
    Room: 206
    +49 3643 | 555 159
    +49 3643 | 555 199
You find experts for the following topics at the university:

General queries about music

  • differences between art music and popular music
  • music as cultural heritage
  • the fascination and impact of techno music
  • historical composers
  • how to write a no. 1 hit
  • chants for football stadia
  • (lay) choirs as a mass phenomenon


Artistic areas

  • orchestra instruments (strings, wind and brass instruments, percussion)
  • guitar
  • piano
  • artistic song interpretation
  • organ
  • conducting (orchestra, choir)
  • opera coaching
  • voice/ music theatre
  • early music
  • jazz
  • composition (instrumental, electroacoustic)

Musicology

  • historic musicology
  • systematic musicology
  • arts management
  • transcultural music studies
  • history of jazz and popular music
  • history of Jewish music
  • music theory

Music pedagogy and music education

  • Elementary Music pedagogy
  • didactics
  • instrumental teaching
  • vocal training
  • choir conducting
  • music physiology, health for musicians

Press Officer

Jan Kreyßig
Administration Building, R 206
Platz der Demokratie 2/3
99423 Weimar, Germany
Tel. +49 3643 | 555 159
Fax +49 3643 | 555 199
presse(at)hfm-weimar.de