23 Notable alumni of
Carl Maria von Weber College of Music

The Carl Maria von Weber College of Music is 1743rd in the world, 589th in Europe, and 63rd in Germany by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 23 notable alumni from the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Peter Schreier

    Peter Schreier
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1935-2019 (aged 84)
    Enrolled in the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music
    Studied in 1956-1959
    Occupations
    singeropera singerconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Peter Schreier was a German tenor in opera, concert and lied, and a conductor. He was regarded as one of the leading lyric tenors of the 20th century.

  2. Vladimir Jurowski

    Vladimir Jurowski
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    composerconductormusic director
    Biography

    Vladimir Mikhailovich Jurowski is a Russian conductor. He is the son of conductor Michail Jurowski, and grandson of Soviet film music composer Vladimir Michailovich Jurowski.

  3. René Pape

    René Pape
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    opera singer
    Biography

    René Pape is a German operatic bass. Pape has received two Grammys, was named “Vocalist of the Year” by Musical America in 2002, “Artist of the Year” by the German opera critics in 2006, and won an ECHO award (the German equivalent of the Grammy) in 2009.

  4. Franz Eckert

    Franz Eckert
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1852-1916 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Franz Eckert was a German composer and musician who composed the harmony for Japan's national anthem, "Kimigayo" and the national anthem of the Korean Empire, "Aegukga".

  5. Walter Damrosch

    Walter Damrosch
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1862-1950 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    conductorcomposer
    Biography

    Walter Johannes Damrosch was a German-born American conductor and composer. He is best remembered today as long-time director of the New York Symphony Orchestra and for conducting the world premiere performances of George Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F (1925) and An American in Paris (1928). Damrosch was also instrumental in the founding of Carnegie Hall. He also conducted the first performance of Rachmaninoff's third piano concerto with Rachmaninoff himself as a soloist.

  6. Alberto Franchetti

    Alberto Franchetti
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1860-1942 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Alberto Franchetti was an Italian composer, best known for the 1902 opera Germania.

  7. Egon Petri

    Egon Petri
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1881-1962 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    violinistmusicologistorganistpianist
    Biography

    Egon Petri was a Dutch pianist.

  8. Hartmut Haenchen

    Hartmut Haenchen
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    conductor
    Biography

    Hartmut Haenchen is a German conductor, known as a specialist for the music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, and for conducting operas in the leading opera houses of the world.

  9. Thomas Kurzhals

    Thomas Kurzhals
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1953-2014 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    musiciancomposer
    Biography

    Thomas Kurzhals was a German keyboardist, composer and rock musician, best known as a member of the bands Stern-Combo Meißen and Karat.

  10. Günter Sommer

    Günter Sommer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    jazz musicianpercussionistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Günter "Baby" Sommer is a German jazz drummer.

  11. Elisabeth Rethberg

    Elisabeth Rethberg
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1894-1976 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Elisabeth Rethberg was a German operatic soprano singer who was active from the period of the First World War through to the early 1940s.

  12. Conny Bauer

    Conny Bauer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    jazz musicianfilm score composer
    Biography

    Konrad "Conny" Bauer is a German free jazz trombonist. He is the brother of the trombonist Johannes Bauer.

  13. Kurt Böhme

    Kurt Böhme
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1908-1989 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Kurt Böhme was a German bass.

  14. Christian Lillinger

    Christian Lillinger
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    percussionistcomposer
    Biography

    Christian Lillinger is a German drummer, composer and percussionist. He was born in Lübben, grew up in the German village of Kuschkow, and has been living in Berlin since 2003 working as a musician and composer. Christian has performed in concerts and at festivals in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the US. He has played with Joachim Kühn, Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky, Beat Furrer, Miroslav Vitous, Dave Liebman, Wadada Leo Smith, William Parker, Evan Parker, Louis Sclavis, Joe Lovano, Peter Brötzmann and Tony Malaby.

  15. Paul Schöffler

    Paul Schöffler
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1897-1977 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Paul Schöffler was a German operatic baritone, particularly associated with Mozart, Wagner, and Strauss roles.

  16. Siegfried Vogel

    Siegfried Vogel
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Siegfried Vogel is a German operatic bass. Based at the Staatsoper Berlin, he performed internationally at major opera houses and festivals, including the Salzburg Festival and the Bayreuth Festival. He began in Mozart roles, but expanded his repertoire, including world premieres of operas.

  17. Ike Moriz

    Ike Moriz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music
    1995-1999 graduated with Bachelor of Music
    Occupations
    composermusic video directorrecord producersingermusician
    Biography

    Eike Moriz, better known as Ike Moriz, is a German-South African singer, songwriter, musician, record producer and actor. He has released 20 albums in the indie rock, pop, Latin, easy listening, dance, lounge, blues, jazz and swing genres.

  18. Felix Berber

    Felix Berber
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1871-1930 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    university teacherviolinistconcertmaster
    Biography

    Karl Heinrich Felix Berber was a German violinist.

  19. Julia Kadel

    Julia Kadel
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Enrolled in the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music
    Studied in 2009
    Occupations
    pianistcomposer
    Biography

    Julia Kadel is a German jazz pianist and composer.

  20. Ekkehard Klemm

    Ekkehard Klemm
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    university teacherconductor
    Biography

    Ekkehard Klemm, is a German conductor.

  21. Carl Ehrenberg

    Carl Ehrenberg
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1878-1962 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    university teachermusic pedagogueconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Carl Emil Theodor Ehrenberg was a German composer.

  22. Erika Wedekind

    Erika Wedekind
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1868-1944 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    opera singerteacher
    Biography

    Erika Wedekind, complete named Frida Marianne Erica Wedekind, also Erika Oschwald, was a German operatic soprano. She came from the Wedekind zur Horst family. Her brothers were the writers Frank Wedekind and Donald Wedekind. She was married since 1898 to the Kgl. Privy Councillor Walther Oschwald.

  23. Emil Genetz

    Emil Genetz
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1852-1930 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    language teachercomposer
    Biography

    Karl Emil Moritz Genetz was a Finnish composer of patriotic choral works.