But save the date for 2021.

11th July – 17th July 2021!

Information will follow soon!

Chamber music

Not only individual lessons and workshops are planned. If you like, you can take part in the ensemble music. Experience to work on pieces with other participants of the ACADEMY.

One-to-one tuition

A mix of one-to-one tuitions and workshops will make your week varied, excited and full of new experiences.

Orchestral and solo repertoire

We want to enable you to work on each piece with the lectures, whether solo or orchestra repertoire

Success coaching

Success begins in the mind! Thoughts, emotions and the competence to control your inner processes contribute to optimum performance.

Mental strength

Development of self-regulation techniques, relaxation capability, power of concentration and mental performance preparation.

Stress competence

Maintaining the ability to perform in stressful situations, retaining composure and confidence when under pressure and emerging fortified from it.


The most important information you have to know at a glance:
– Beginning: 12th July 2020 at 2 p.m. (Location: Graz, Steiermarkhof)
– End: 18th July 2020 (after breakfast)
– Registration: 21th January 2020 to 10th May 2020
– for more details/pricing, click here


The highlight of the week – the final concert PERCUSSIONISTS UNITED 2020 at the Steiermakhof, Graz.
The participants and tutors will perform togehter on stage on 17th July 2020 at 7.30 p.m.
Entrance free, no ticket needed.

Meet our Tutors 2020

These world-famous and successful percussionists will travel to Graz this summer to experience an unforgettable week with percussionists like you.

Markus Rhoten

Percussion Tutor
Principal Timpani New York Philharmonic Lecturer at the Julliard School of Music New York

Raphael Haeger

Percussion Tutor
Percussionist Berliner Philharmoniker Conductor

Frédéric Macarez

Percussion Tutor
Soloist Timpanist Orchestre de Paris Director of Percussion Studies at Conservatoire Régional de Paris Lecturer at ISEM Aix-en-Provence

Jörg Hannabach

Percussion Tutor
Percussionist Münchner Philharmoniker Ensemble “Municussion”, Percussion Quartett Münchner Philharmoniker “Hochschule für Musik und Theater München”

Simone Rubino

Percussion Tutor
International Soloist 1st place ARD competition

Manuel Clemente Alcaraz

Percussion Tutor
Ensemble Schallfeld 1st place Jeunesses Musicales National Competition Workshops and Masterclasses in Europe

Ulrike Stadler

Percussion Tutor and artistic director
Lecturer of a percussion class at the University of Art Graz and at the Joseph Haydn Conservatory in Eisenstadt

Timpanist recreation Großes Orchester Graz

certified mental and sports mental trainer

Ulrich Katzenberger

Identity Trainer
Mental and empathy training Team development

Leonhard Königseder

Identity Trainer

1st percussionist and principal timpanist of the Graz Philharmonic Orchestra & Opera Graz

certified mental and sports mental trainer