In September, during IFA Berlin (“Europe’s Biggest Tech Show”), I was invited to speak about Artificial Intelligence and music at a top executive event of Deutsche Telekom. This is a slightly edited version of my speech and I hope that some of you might find some inspiration in these thoughts. Big Data, Data Science, and...Read More
I feel very honered that the board of the International Music + Media Centre (IMZ) has asked me to join their newly established Ambassador programme. The IMZ is the world's biggested market place for music film productions.
We have just published the new Karajan iPad-App, which gives you a comprehensive overview of Karajan’s life and works. Explore in-depth information on concerts, recordings and musicians that Karajan collaborated with. All information is organized on a map and interactive timeline. This app showcases the tremendous capabilities of our consolidated database and newly forged API....Read More
Workshop: Why Labels and Large Venues Don’t Matter: Building a Successful Career as a Young Performer
This workshop addresses the fundamental challenges that every young performer faces at the beginning of their career. In this two-hour long seminar participants will learn how to build a successful career in the classical music industry using simple marketing tools and web technologies. The course focuses on management issues and marketing strategies that help independent musicians achieve their goals step by step. The workshop
Back in October I helped out American rockband Incubus to put together a Youth Orchestra for a benefit concert in Santiago de Chile. Here is some video footage from the evening as well as an exclusive look behind the scences of that memorable event. The part about the fabulous Youth Orchestra starts at around 8:35...Read More
In February 2010 I had the great pleasure to introduce Kent Nagano and Jürgen Partenheimer to a large crowd at the German Conference at Harvard 2010. The two spoke about the relation of artist and state, a multi-faceted topic that proved to be a fitting closing for a conference on diverse matters such as renewable...Read More