Axel Petri-Preis (PhD)

Engaging with Audiences and Communities

Axel Petri-Preis (PhD) studied music education, German philology and musicology in Vienna. He has been active in the field of audience and community engagement internationally for more than ten years, and his projects have received several awards. He is a senior scientist and deputy head at the Department of Music Education Research,Music Didactics and Elementary Music Making (IMP) at the mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. His research currently focuses on the education and further training of (classical) musicians in relation to Musikvermittlung and on community engagement in classical concert life.