Alexander Därr has studied the following subjects at the university of musicin Nueremberg, Germany: Organ, improvisation, drums and composition. Further courses of studies like harpsichord, piano, old music, historical performance practice, conducting and pedagogy has broadened his skills. He finished his studies in Nuremberg with a pedagogical diploma, an artist dipoloma, organ diploma (Bachelor) and Master class diploma. Further organ master courses followed after his studies with Prof. Lorenzo Ghilemi (Milan, Italy), with Prof. Daniel Roth (Paris, France) and with Michael Schönheit (Leipzig, Germany). Alexander Därr’s activities include among other things freelance international activities as a concert organist, composer, conductor, music teacher and music coach. As composer, processor and issuer, Mr. Därr has published more than 400 compositions in different music publishing companies and finished commissioned works for the Jena Philharmonic, the North German Philharmonic Rostock, the Leipzig Gewandhaus, the Merseburg Organ Days, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal/Kanada. He also shares his versatile musicial works as componist with CDs, TV and radios productions e.g. with the Central German Broadcasting MDR (Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk) and the Bavarian Radio (Bayerischer Rundfunk). Alexander Därr has been director and lecturer at the musicantum Akademie in Nueremberg, Germany, since 2005.
More information about current projects and concerts here: www.alexander-daerr.de