Carsten Schmidt

Künstlerische Abschlussprüfung “mit Auszeichnung,” Folkwang-Hochschule, Essen, Germany. MM, Artist Diploma, Indiana University. MMA, DMA, Yale University. Extensive performance and broadcast activities as soloist, chamber musician, and soloist with orchestras throughout Europe, North America, and Japan; numerous master classes, lectures, and workshops at educational and research institutions. Special interests include: keyboard literature and performance practices; early keyboard instruments; the music of Ernst Krenek; the relationship of performance, analysis, hermeneutics, and recent gender studies; and the interaction of poetry and music in song repertoire. Member, artistic board, Volte Foundation for Chamber Music, the Netherlands; artistic director, International Schubert Festival 1997; research fellow, Newberry Library; fellow, German National Scholarship Foundation. SLC, 1998–

Undergraduate discipline: Music

Courses taught in Music

Courses from previous years

  • Advanced Theory: Advanced Tonal Theory and Analysis
  • Awareness Through Movement™ for Musicians
  • First-Year Studies in Music
  • Orchestra Projects
  • Advanced Theory: Advanced Tonal Theory and Analysis
  • Advanced Theory: Continuo Playing
  • Intermediate and Advanced Aural Skills
  • Music of the Baroque
  • Orchestra Projects
  • Advanced Theory: Advanced Tonal Theory and Analysis
  • Awareness Through Movement® for Musicians
  • Baroque Ensemble
  • Evolution of a Performance
  • Keyboard Literature
  • Orchestra Projects

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