730012 BOKU music

Exercise course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Schmid, Erwin , Eislmair, Oliver , Nachtmann, Gerhard , Fritz, Benedikt , Brunauer, Christoph , Köllner, Alexander
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


BOKU Blaskapelle is BOKU‘s very own wind orchestra, performing a wide range of repertoire at many fun filled social events as a well as contributing to keeping Austria’s orchestra traditions alive.
Traditional (Austrian) concert music (polka, waltzes, marches, Viennese concert music)
(Symphonic) Concert works
Popular music
Movie scores
Yearly concert
Participation in competitions for wind orchestra organized by the Wiener Blasmusikverband (“Konzertwertung” organized by Vienna’s society for wind orchestras)
Marching contests (“Marschwertung“)
Attendance at traditional Austrian music festivals

See “Dates and Groups” for the kick-off meetings time, date and location. This meeting is held at the start of every semester and will give you all the information you need to become a member of BOKU Blaskapelle and about forthcoming activities. Additionally, the course directors and section leaders will be present to answer all your questions.

Previous knowledge expected

Proficiency with a woodwind/brass instrument or percussion

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Further musical training, getting to know different musical styles and genres
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.