Rudolf Flotzinger

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Rudolf Flotzinger (born September 22, 1939 in Vorchdorf , Upper Austria ) is an Austrian musicologist .


Flotzinger graduated from the Stiftsgymnasium Kremsmünster from 1951 to 1958 and then studied musicology at the University of Vienna with Erich Schenk and Walter Graf . In 1965 he received his doctorate and in 1969 his habilitation in Vienna on topics of early music. In 1970 he was awarded the Cardinal Innitzer Prize . From 1971 to 1999 he was head of the Institute for Musicology at the Karl-Franzens University Graz and from 1999 to 2006 chairman of the commission for music research at the Austrian Academy of Sciences .

Flotzinger is co-editor of the three-volume “Musikgeschichte Österreichs” and editor of the five-volume “ Österreichischen Musiklexikons ” as well as a member of the Academia Europaea in London and a corresponding member of the Academies of Sciences in Vienna, Zagreb and Ljubljana.


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  1. Archived copy ( Memento from August 17, 2011 in the Internet Archive )