O.Univ.Prof. Mag. Gottfried Holzer-Graf
University Professor in Organ
- Mirabellplatz 1
- 5020 Salzburg
- +43 (662) 6198 5221
- +43 (676) 88122367
- Mi. 16.00 - 17.00h
Gottfried Holzer-Graf was born in Styria (Mürzzuschlag). He studied music/musical education, German language/literature and musicology in
Receiving a sponsorship award at the 5th International Bach Contest in Leipzig and winning the award for improvisation at the International Bruckner Contest in Linz in 1978, Holzer-Graf went on to become the founder and artistic director of the Neuberger Kulturtage (1977-1978). He conducted the Wochen Alter Musik in
In 1974, Gottfried Holzer-Graf began lecturing at the
Beginning in 2003 until 2006, Holzer-Graf held the office of Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Furthermore, he jointly assumed the position of Interim Chancellor with Vice-Chancellor Dr. Lange throughout the academic year 2005/06. During this time, planning and execution of events celebrating the Mozart Year 2006 were handled, a development plan was prepared and compensation agreements were generated, institutes were refurbished and the curriculum was revised and implemented.
In addition, cooperative agreements with the State Conservatorium Feldkirch and the State of Tyrol were reached. Finally, the move into the new main university building at Mirabellplatz 1 took place in summer of 2006. After the election of a new Chancellor, Holzer-Graf took a one-semester sabbatical leave and has returned to teach at the Mozarteum University with the beginning of the winter semester 2007.