Unterschrift Carl Orff

“Carl Orff Foundation Professorship”

The following position is available at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich starting on 1 October 2015:

W 2 Professor of Elemental Music Education (EMP)
“Carl Orff Foundation Professorship”

We are looking for a distinguished figure with a high level of artistic and pedagogical expertise and relevant teaching experience. Areas of responsibility include the supervision of study programmes in the area of Elemental Music Education, in training and in other curriculum-related matters. This includes covering the methodological and conceptual range of this subject area...

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The Special Course 2014 - 2015

Advanced studies in music and dance education – “Orff Schulwerk“

October 2014 – June 2015

Carl Orff Institute
For elemental music and dance pedagogy
University Mozarteum Salzburg

Brochure as a pdf file


International Summer Course 2013

7th - 12th July 2013 at the Carl Orff Institute Mozarteum University Salzburg

Elemental Music and Dance Education for All

Focal point: Inclusion

In keeping with inclusive pedagogy this course addresses pedagogues from a variety of institutions - from kindergarten, schools, special schools and integrative groups to therapeutic institutions, adult education and work with senior citizens.

Each course participant plans his/her individual programme consisting of 3 different workshops per day that are held in German or English.

Furthermore there will be lectures, films and plenary discussions in the first morning session and practical activities (singing, dancing, making music) in the evening.

Sessions will be held in German or English

Directors: Manuela and Michel Widmer

International summer course 2014

July 6 - 12, 2014 Carl-Orff-Institut University Mozarteum Salzburg

Elemental Music and Dance Pedagogy Orff Schulwerk

Brochure as a pdf file

The Special Course 2012-2013

Advanced Studies in Music and Dance Education –

October 2012-June 2013

Teaching language: English

Carl-Orff-Institute for Elemental Music and Dance Pedagogy, University Mozarteum Salzburg

(Description of the course, english, PDF, 16 pages, 400 KB)



50 Years Orff-Institute

International Symposium Orff-Schulwerk

Salzburg, July 7-10, 2011

 “50 Years Orff Institute” will be extensively recognized and celebrated in
this symposium. The significance of this unique educational and meeting
site, founded by Carl Orff, will be illuminated from many different sides.

(Complete brochure: PDF, 16 pages, 614 kb)