Ulrich Windfuhr


Studies in Cologne with Günter Ludwig (Piano), Volker Wangenheim (Conducting), Amadeus Quartet (Chamber Music). Conducting courses with Roshdestvensky, Giulini and Bernstein. Conductor of operas and concerts worldwide. Professor of Conducting and Orchestra Direction in Hamburg since 2013.

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“The Art of the Accompaniment”

International Conducting Course from September 16 – 23, 2017 with Ulrich Windfuhr and the Hamburger Camerata.

Closing concert September 23, 2017 in St. Johannis-Harvestehude with prizewinners of the String Competition of the Summer School of the International Mendelssohn Festival.

Submission of video recordings of two works from different periods is required. Eight conductors will be admitted.

Passive participants will be admitted.


W. A. Mozart – Ouvertüre „Le Nozze di Figaro“ KV 492
Solo concert 1
W. A. Mozart – Ouvertüre „La Clemenza di Tito“ KV 621
Felix Mendelssohn – Ouvertüre „Die schöne Melusine“ op. 32
Solo concert 2
L. v. Beethoven – Ouvertüre „Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus“ op. 43