Rai - Can You Hear Me?!
Album Release: October 20, 2022
available as stream and download
Presale started on iTunes and Amazon
further information here
Mit Musik kenn ich mich aus
Rudolf Nykrin, Rainer Kotzian
Music Theory for Children (Language: German)
Output: Workbook with video course
Order No.: ED 23445
Podcast "Video-Tutorials in the Classroom" (Language: German)
Even beyond home schooling and distance learning: With video tutorials, music and instrumental lessons can be made more lively and motivating. Rainer Kotzian and Christian Müller report on how to create a video from a print product and how to create animated video tutorials for music lessons yourself. Link to the Podcast.
At its meeting on April 28, 2021, the University Council of the Nuremberg University of Music elected Rainer Kotzian President of the Nuremberg University of Music. The appointment will be made on October 1st, 2021 by the Minister of State for Science and Art Bernd Sibler, who congratulated on the election: "Congratulations on this election! Prof. Rainer Kotzian is a passionate musician, a great music teacher and, as a committed dean of studies and vice president, is already very familiar with the tasks in university administration. He is predestined to lead the Nuremberg University of Music as future President through the pandemic into a successful future [...]" Further information here.
Podcast "Orff-Schulwerk in digital Times" (Language: German)
If we transfer the ideas of the Orff-Schulwerk to our digital age, completely new possibilities for making music arise. In a conversation with Rainer Kotzian, it becomes clear how up-to-the-minute Carl Orff still is and what great use this knowledge has when working with music apps, for example. Link to the Podcast.
On March 30, 2021, the university management of the Nuremberg University of Music appointed Rainer Kotzian and Franzpeter Messmer to the board of directors of the Franz Hofmann and Sophie Hagemann Foundation from April 1, 2021. Further information here.