Markus Obereder, Mag.art.
Lecturer in Music Education
- Mirabellplatz 1
- 5020 Salzburg
Markus Obereder, Prof. Mag.art., studied at the University of Music Mozarteum in Salzburg and at the Louisiana State University, USA (choral and orchestra conducting, music pedagogic).
He teaches at the University of Music “Mozarteum” Salzburg and is the Head of the university course “choral conducting of youth and children choirs” which is in cooperation with the Vienna Boys Choirs.
He is the Director of the Orchestra of the Music High School Salzburg and toures frequently to different countries. He worked with famous music personalities such as Bobby Mc Ferrin, Ivor Bolton, Leopold Hager, Bernjamin Schmid, Radovan Vlatkovic and conducted various orchestras and choirs such as the Mozarteumorchester, Austrian Ensemble for New Music and the Salzburger Bachchor. He studied with W. Hagen-Groll and E. Ericson.
Markus Obereder was Director of the “Austrian Youth Choir Academy” and Conductor of the Eurochor 2005.
His choirs won several choir competitions such as
- the International Youth choir competition in Celje, Slovenia, 2004
- the International Schubert choir competition, Vienna 2005
- “Austria cantat” Graz, 2006.
His girls choir was Finalist at the EBU competition “Let the people sing”, Wuppertal 2007.