June 3, 2024

Justus Hermann Wetzel and his contemporaries

Just released – a project close to the heart of the wonderful Peter Schöne: a CD with songs by the newly discovered Hermann Justus Wetzel combined with settings of the […]
May 28, 2024

Nomination for the Austrian Music Theater Prize

I was told that I should come to the Austrian Music Theater Award ceremony on September 1. Apparently my opera “The Last Conspiracy” has been nominated for the category “Best […]
April 28, 2024

The White Garden

If life was a white garden, every blossom in it would be like a blanc piece of paper. Poet and podcaster Sabine Bergk and composer Moritz Eggert talk about contemporary […]
April 12, 2024


Moritz Eggert ‘#METOO, HITCHCOCK’, with the Basel Sinfonietta and Titus Engel #baselsinfonietta #titusengel A look behind the scenes at the concert preparations for the premiere of #METOO, HITCHCOCK’. Alfred Hitchcock’s […]
February 23, 2024
Finally, the English version: “If art is too “colorful” for you, then you are too gray.” #nmz #badblogofmusick
January 29, 2024

The Loss of Truth

“The decline of truth creates a new superstition that is more fatal than any false belief that we attribute to the Middle Ages from today’s perspective. And it attacks the […]
January 4, 2024

New Year’s greetings to humanity

“But there is some chance that we can make a difference wherever we don’t despair. And this difference could be what matters.”
January 3, 2024
“Millions of times we will stare at our cell phone or a computer instead of a person’s face. And only very rarely will we experience anything of relevance.”