«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.
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List of works

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



My new work «A gnomic inventory» for chamber orchestra is scheduled to be premiered at the Musikverein, Vienna / Brahms-Saal on December 16th by the Wiener Concert Verein. The concert will also feature works by Haydn and Mozart and will be conducted by Claus Peter Flor. The composition is being supported by the SKE.

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Next concerts and events

November 25-30 • Brussels and Mons

['tactus] Young Composers Forum

I am looking forward to working together with the Brussels Philharmonic and the Ensemble Musiques Nouvelles in Belgium in November. ['tactus] Young Composers Forum invited young artists from Italy, Belgium, Austria, USA, Serbia, Spain and China to take part in this year's event in Brussels and Mons.

Visit the website of ['tactus]

Awards and Prizes

Invited composer at the ['tactus] 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»