«Nice to meet you!»

I'm Christoph Renhart,
a composer living in Graz, Austria.
Working as a senior lecturer.
Giving recitals as a pianist
and organizing concerts.
Into the arts of programming and (web)design.
Biography | Works | Upcoming

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List of works

  1. Orchestra
  2. Ensemble
  3. Chamber
  4. Solo
  5. Miscellaneous



A new piece of mine will be premiered by the Ensemble Zeitfluss on September 30th in Graz. I feel honoured to compose a new piece for the excellent ensemble and I am particularly looking forward to working together with the ensemble after last years most successful collaboration at the musikprotokoll 2018.

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Next concerts and events

August 2 – 11 • Schladming, Austria

Camp Styria 2019

I'm looking forward to the Camp Styria 2019 – an orchestra summer school for children and young adults – which will take place in the Styrian town of Schladming. As a part of a wonderful team, I will be responsible for arrangements and simplifying some parts.

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Awards and Prizes

Invited composer at the ['ictus'] Young Composers Forum in Brussels and Mons in 2019

«Catalogue des Arts et Métiers» named as recommended work at the 66th International Rostrum of Composers in 2019

Musikförderungspreis der Stadt Graz in 2018

Austrian State Scholarship in composition in 2017

Invited composer at the Malta International Spring Orchestra Festival in 2017

Third prize for the orchestra at the Weimarer Frühjahrstage für zeitgenössische Musik 2017

International Nikolaus Fheodoroff-Kompositionspreis 2015 for the songbook «Farben des Mohns»

A prize for the string quartet «Epitaph für Ovid Naso» announced by the Alban Berg Foundation, Jeunesse and the Hugo Wolf Quartet in 2015

Dombrowski-Stiftungspreis in composition 2015 for the work «Farben des Mohns»