University for Music Vienna | Royal Northern College of Music | Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London
German-born violinist Sebastian Müller is Professor for Violin at the University for Music Vienna and leads one of the most successful major and junior violin classes in Great Britain. He currently teaches at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (London), the Royal Northern College of Music, Chetham’s School of Music (Manchester) and the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Previously, he taught at the Leeds College of Music (UK), at the Institute for High Musical Gifted at the Hanover University of Music, Theatre and Media and at the Universities of Manchester, Chichester and Sheffield (UK). In addition to the first winners of the “Jugend Musiziert” competition in Germany, his students also include winners of national competitions and recipients of prestigious scholarships in England. and have received positions in the great orchestras of Europe. In addition to his work with the National Youth Orchestras of Great Britain and Portugal, Sebastian Müller is the director of the Pro Corda Violin Courses in Great Britain. He is regularly engaged for master classes in Great Britain, Eurpopa, South America and Russia. He recently filed a patent that improves the complex statics of violin making. Sebastian Mueller received his violin training by P. Zukerman, I. Goldstein, D. Hahn, I. Kertscher, S. Picard and N. Imai. He first studied at the music academies in Berlin (Hanns Eisler), Amsterdam and Hanover, where he graduated with the highest grade. He was awarded a scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. His award was followed by a Junior Fellowship. As a soloist, he has appeared in many countries in Europe and abroad, most recently with the violin concertos of Beethoven, Sibelius, Paganini and Mozart, among others with the Skipton Camerata, the Paraguayan National Orchestra, the Leeds College of Music Symphony Orchestra and the Togliatti University Orchestra. Sebastian Müller has gained orchestral experience with the London Symphony Orchestra, the Britten Sinfonia and the Skipton Camerata, of which he is concertmaster. He is the first winner of the “Jugend Musiziert” and the “Ivan Sutton Chamber Music Competition.” He plays a violin by S.P. Greiner.