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Chariklia Apostolu

Lecturer for Musical Rehearsals

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg



  • Conservatory of Athens (studies of piano and piano pedagogy with Thalia Mira, degree with excellence for outstanding artistic achievement)
  • University of Athens (degree in geology with honours)
  • Mozarteum in Salzburg (piano performance with Alfons Kontarsky, vocal accompanying with Kammersänger Werner Hollweg, Hartmut Höll and  Mitsuko Shirai, fortepiano with Anthony Spiri)
  • Private studies of harpsichord, thorough bass and historical performance practice with Rolf Basten in Munich
  • Study of conducting with August Haltmayer
  • Anton Bruckner Private University (choral conducting with Kurt Dlouhy, MA with excellence, orchestral conducting with Ingo Ingensand, MA with excellence)



Pedagogical Experience:


  • 1995 / 1996 Répétiteuse for courses led by Robert Holl and Thomas Hampson
  • 1995–2000 Lectureship for solo and class vocal accompaniment in the Voice Department of the Mozarteum in Salzburg
  • Since 1994 Répétiteuse at the International Summer Academy Mozarteum (with G. Trojanowa, R. Knoll, G. Volkert, Edda Moser and others)
  • Since 2000 Teaching contract for musical rehearsal in the Opera Department of the Mozarteum in Salzburg
  • Since 2007 Recitative course at the International Summer Academy Mozarteum
  • Since 2012 Teacher of conducting at the Joseph Haydn Conservatory in Eisenstadt 



Artistic Experience:


  • Musical direction, rehearsal director and choral rehearsals for productions of the Institute for Musical Theatre at the Mozarteum in Salzburg
  • Rehearsal director at the Salzburg Festival (including Mozart’s Apollo et Hyacinthus and The Obligation of the First and Foremost Commandment, played cembalo on the DVD production for Deutsche Grammophon)
  • Musical direction for productions at the Theater an der Rott in Eggenfelden
  • Conducted the Chamber Philharmonic Budweis and the Orchestra of the Theater for Lower Saxony, among others
  • Rehearsal director at the operetta festival Herbsttage Blindenmarkt
  • Rehearsal director and choral director at the Chiemgauer Opera Festival        
  • Continuo accompaniment and celesta for the Bruckner Orchestra Linz for CD recordings
  • Numerous solo concerts and song recitals with Kammersänger Werner Hollweg and Ulrike Sonntag, among others