Organ at noon
Stiftung Mozarteum, Großer Saal
11/23/2020 12:30 PM h
- Stephan Pollhammer (Propter Homines Organ)
Sinfonia (transcription by Marcel Dupré)
Robert Schumann (1810-1856) from: "Sketches" op. 58
No. 3: Lively from: "Studies" op. 56
No. 4: Heartfelt
No. 5: Not too fast
No. 3: Andantino/Slightly faster
Fernando Germani (1906-1998) Toccata op. 12
Louis Vierne (1870-1937) from: 6éme Symphony op. 59
Stephan Pollhammer, born in 1998, received his first musical education from 2002 to 2016 at the Musikum Hallein and graduated with distinction in the subjects recorder, organ and piano. During this period he was a multiple prize-winner in the competition "prima la musica". Since 2011 he is organist in the Hallein area.
In autumn 2015 he began studying organ at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg with Prof. Hannfried Lucke and from 2016 instrumental pedagogy piano with Christoph Declara.
In addition to the regular concert activity, he attended master classes with Martin Schmeding, Jaroslav Tůma and Matthias Maierhofer, among others.
In 2017 he was awarded the Promotion Prize of the International Summer Academy of the Mozarteum University from the fund of the provincial capital Salzburg for the promotion of art, science, and literature.
In July 2019 he was awarded the 1st prize at the International Maria Hofer Organ Competition Kitzbühel as well as the audience award, at the 3rd International Rheinberger Competition in Vaduz in September 2019, he was awarded the first prize.
In 2020 he was awarded 2nd prize at the Wiesbaden International Bach Competition.
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