Christian from Blohn
Study and training
Von Blohn completed his studies at the Saar University of Music in Saarbrücken with an A-exam in Catholic church music and a diploma in music education. His organ teacher was André Luy , in whose master class at the Conservatoire de Lausanne he also continued his studies and was awarded the Premier Prix de Virtuosité . Further studies with a focus on "early music" led him to Daniel Chorzempa at the Music Academy in Basel and to the Mozarteum in Salzburg .
Since 1993 he has been a church musician at the Catholic parish church of St. Hildegard in St. Ingbert . There he is head of the St. Ingbert branch of the Episcopal Church Music Institute of the Speyer diocese , where he teaches the prospective C church musicians in the subjects of choral conducting and organ , and dean's cantor for the Saarpfalz dean's office . Since 2015 he has also worked as a church musician at St. Josef in St. Ingbert . He is also a lecturer for choral conducting and répétiteur at the Saar University of Music in Saarbrücken.
He is the director of the Collegium Vocale Blieskastel , with which he regularly performs choral works such as the St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach or the oratorio "Paulus" by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy , occasionally in cooperation with the St. Hildegard Church Choir .
- Works by and about Christian von Blohn in the catalog of the German National Library
- Official website of Christian von Blohn
- Christian von Blohn on the website of the church music department of the Speyer diocese
- website of the Collegium Vocale Blieskastel, accessed on March 24, 2011
- website of the St. Hildegard Church Choir ( Memento of the original from October 2, 2015 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. . Retrieved March 24, 2011
- website of the Collegium Vocale Blieskastel, concert review of the St. John Passion ( Memento of the original from June 12, 2007 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link has been inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. . Retrieved March 25, 2011
|SURNAME||Blohn, Christian von|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German organist, church musician and music educator|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1963|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Homburg|