Johannes Voit biography
Johannes Voit studied music education, composition and English/American studies in Dresden and Norwich (England) obtaining a doctorate in musicology. He participated in the Körber Foundation’s Masterclass on Music Education and was awarded scholarships by the Siemens Arts Programme, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Paul Sacher Foundation. As a music educator he has instigated artistic, educational and socio-cultural projects for numerous concert halls, ensembles and festivals. He has held the position of music education manager at the Kölner Philharmonie from 2012 to 2015. In 2015 he was awarded the "Junge Ohren Preis" for the project "Plingpolyplü Fantastiko". As a lecturer he taught at the College of Music in Dresden, the University of Cologne and in the pedagogical further education programme for composers "KOMPÄD". Since 2015 he is junior professor for music education at the University of Education Karlsruhe.