Jan Müller-Wieland, born 03/30/1966 in Hamburg, Germany


2022/23 Mentor "Auror:innenwerkstatt" for opera and drama of the Theater Studies Munich/Münchner Kammerspiele
2022 Head of "Im Rausch der Isar" interdisciplinary project, Munich adult education center/conservatory of music. Composer-in-Residence VOLTAGES Festival Heimbach. Jury University Competition Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Berlin
2020-22 Lecturer at the Music Academy in Brixen, German National Academic Foundation
2019 Guest lecturer at music academies in Shanghai and Tbilisi
2018/19 Musical direction "Liminal Space" Munich Biennale. Composition direction "Utrecht, Caravaggio, Europe" Alte Pinakothek Munich. "Mary - an expulsion" Ruhrtriennale NRW. "An Angel over Verdun" Requiem after Ernst Toller
2015-17 Mentor of the composition residency Beethoven House Bonn/German National Academic Foundation
2015 Direction "Splinters and Memory" 70 years of Auschwitz, sound space performance reactor hall Munich/LMU architecture
2014 "Egmont's freedom or Bohemia is by the sea" Munich Philharmonic, Munich Philharmonic Choir. "King of the Night" NDR Hamburg. Jury chairmanship at the Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Berlin University Competition
14.19.2012 Guest lecturer "Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse Paris"
2011 3rd String Quartet "Second Moon" Joachim Quartet Berlin
2010 Composition direction "Why don't I know" Munich Biennale. "Der Knacks" after and with Roger Willemsen
2009 Berlin Opera Prize Jury. Composer-in-Residence Allice Tully-Hall New York
2007 Professor of Composition at the Academy of Music and Theatre in Munich
2006 Musical Director of the Lukas Leuenberger production "Die Dreigroschenoper " (The Threepenny Opera) on the occasion of the new opening of the Berlin Admirals’ Palace
2005 Composer-in-Residence with the Beaux Arts Trio in the USA
2004 Composer-in-Residence with the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra in Moscow
2003 Composer-in-Residence at the 3rd Feldkirch Festival and at the Festival Les Jeux Floraux de Marseillan Member of the Academy of the Arts in Hamburg Mitglied der Akademie der Künste in Hamburg
2002 Furtherance Prize for Composers of the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation
2001 Composer-in-Residence at the Menuhin Festival in Gstaad
2000 Invitation of the Goethe Institute in Hanoi (Vietnam) and Kyoto (Japan)
1998 Instructor at the chamber music furtherance course "Jugend musiziert" in Rheinsberg
1997 Composer-in-Residence at the 33rd German chamber music course "Jugend musiziert" (Young People Making Music)
1995 Furtherance prize of the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs Invitation to the International Choir Symposium in Ljubljana
1994 Jury member of the BMW Music Theatre prizes of the 4th Munich Biennale, Festival for New Music Theatre
1993 Furtherance Prize of the Bach Prize of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg Hindemith Prize of the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival
1992/93 Stipend recipient of the Academia Tedesca "Villa Massimo" in Rom
1991 Composition diploma with honours Comprehensive contract with Hans Sikorski International Music Publishers Stipend recipient of the Cit» des Arts in Paris Stipend recipient of the Leonard Bernstein Foundation for a Composition course with Oliver Knussen at the Tanglewood Music Center
1989 Furtherance Prize of the Hanseatic City of Lübeck Artistic Participation in the Direction of the 14th Cantiere di Montepulciano d`Arte Stipend recipient of the Chopin Academy, Warsaw
1988 - 91 External supplementary studies with Hans Werner Henze at the Cologne Music Academy/td>
1987 Furtherance Prize of the Southwestfalian Philharmonic
1986 - 91 Studies at the Lübeck Music Academy composition with Friedhelm Döhl
1992 Invitation to the opening concert of the 3rd Munich Biennale at the Philharmonie of the Munich Gasteig in der Philharmonie des Münchner Gasteig
1991 Conducting Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center/USA as stipend recipient of the Leonard Bernstein Foundation with conducting courses with Oliver Knussen and Seiji Ozawa
1991 Invitation of the Deutsche Symphonie Orchester in Berlin on the occasion of the "Rostrum of Composers" in Paris
1987 Invitation of the Southwestfalian Philharmonic
1988 - 91 Dirigierassistent an der Musikhochschule-Lübeck, insbesondere für das Hochschulorchester. Gründung eines Ensembles für neue Musik
1986 - 91 Conducting assistant at the Lübeck Music Academy, especially for the Academy Orchestra. Founds an ensemble for new music.
1986 - 91 Studies in conducting at the Lübeck Music Academy with Günter Behrens

Continuous conducting appointments with the following ensembles/ orchestras (amongst others)

  • Concert Hall Orchestra Berlin
  • Tanglewood Festival Orchestra
  • Chamber Players of Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Ensemble for Percussive Art
  • Ensemble of the Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Federal Youth Orchestra
  • Staatskapelle Berlin
  • Ensemble United Berlin
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester
  • Southwestfalian Philharmonic
  • Elbland Philharmonic
  • Salzburg Percussion Trio
  • Hamburger Camerata
  • Camerata Freden
  • Hamburg Youth Orchestra
  • Central German Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • German Film Orchestra Babelsberg

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