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Amadeus School Vienna

Promotion of young talent with a focus on music

Amadeus School Vienna
23 July 2013 For kids
As distinguished from the University Mozarteum Salzburg, which provides artistic and pedagogic university programmes in the disciplines of music, performing and visual arts, the Amadeus School Vienna addresses youths from 6 to 18 years of age, who desi...
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Music as a Gateway to a Better Future

Two impressive examples of the power of music – or how music can grant a better life to socially underprivileged children.

Music as a Gateway to a Better Future
05 September 2013 For kids
“The world sends us garbage, we send back music.” This is the life motto of Favio Chavez, founder of the garbage orchestra. It is the year 2006 in Asunción, the capital of Paraguay. In the Cateura slum, garbage collector Nicolas Gomez has an idea....
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Child Prodigies of our Age

The long and arduous path of modern child prodigies – the example of the Chinese pianist Lang Lang.

Child Prodigies of our Age
04 September 2013 For kids
This would sound all too familiar to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and to many aspiring talents of our time: the road to success is long, winding and very arduous. In Mozart’s time it was the long journeys in a stage coach on gravel roads, always in the ho...
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