Diploma candidate's seminar

Born in Laa A.D. Thaya (Lower Austria); LBA (Lehrerbildungsanstalt) -Matura with distinction. Teaching certificate for elementary schools.

Initially teaching in compulsory education (primary and lower secondary schools) and at music schools. In addition to the professional studies at the - formerly named - Wiener Musikhochschule and at the Universität Wien (music pedagogy, piano, history); Mag.phil .; then teaching at high schools. Conducted youth choirs.

Since 1979 teaching at the Music University of Vienna, first as a lecturer, since 1985 as a professor of solfeggio, music theory and theory of form at the “Institut für Gesang und Musiktheater” ; Also interim teaching at the former Department of Music Education in the subject "Klavierpraktikum". After his retirement (2011)  Supervisor of diploma project ("Methodki der Wissenschaftlichen Arbeit").

Awarded  “Verdienstmedaille” in Gold by the Senate, for his outstanding contribution to Musikunversität Wien.

Lecturing; as vocal and instrumental accompanist, concert activity at home and abroad.

Founder and director of the private music studios Prof. Carda with a wide range of courses in music theory courses for musicians and music lovers.

Within the framework of a specialized cultural and musical creation management, mediation of exquisite cultural and concert programs.

Founder and director of the private cultural, and course location; Danielmühle in Kattau in Eggenburg (northeast Austria) specializing in the promotion of young artists.


Department of Voice and Musical Theatre

Penzinger Straße 7
1140 Vienna

Mag.phil. Prof. Franz Carda

classroom: 01 38

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