Jan Schumacher

Past projects

Courses
2014 Singing Week of Bavarian Singing Association Bad Feilnbach
2014Choir- and Orchestra WeekAMJ, Hinterschmiding
2014Singing WeekSüdtiroler Chorverband, Burgeis (IT)
2014Course at the Singing Seminar 2014Chorverband Vorarlberg, St. Arbogast (AT)
2014Workshop "New Scores for Amateur Choirs"Sängerkreis Hersfeld
2013Workshop "Romantic Repertoire for malechoir"/td>Dallas (US), ACDA National Convention
2013Workshops about several choir booksDortmund, chor.com
2013Workshop for singers and conductorsSängerkreis Gelnhausen
2012Workshop "New Scores for Amateur Choirs"Sängerkreis Hersfeld
2012Open Singing for Male ChoirsFrankfurt, German Choir Meeting
2012Discovery Workshop "Male Choir" (cancelled)Torino (IT), Europa Cantat Festival
2012Workshop "Shakespeare in Choral Music"Usedom, AMJ, Intern. Youth Chamber Choir Meeting
2012Workshop "Romantic"Istanbul (TR), Korofest, Bogazici University
2012Repertoire workshopHafnarfjördur (IS), Icelandic Choral Conductors Association
2012Male Choir WorkshopGraz (AT), Styrian Choir Association
2012Workshop "Voice Training for Men"Netphen, ICV
2011Hessian Choir Youth, ChoirstudioFrankfurt
2011Musica Viva, course for madrigalsItaly, Fattoria La Capitana
2011Workshop RomanticBulgaria, Sofia
2011Workshop "Modern Malechoir"Dortmund, chor.com
2011Course at the Singing Seminar 2011Chorverbadn Vorarlberg, St. Arbogast (AT)
2011Alpe Adria Cantat, Atelier RomanticItaly, Lignano Sabbiadoro
2011Workshop "Romantic music for malechoir"Argentina, Puerto Madryn, World Symposium on Choral Music
2011Scholarship of German Musci CouncilUSA, Chicago, ACDA National Convention
2010Alpe Adria Cantat, Atelier RomanticItaly, Lignano Sabbiadoro
2010Musica Viva, Haydn: Stabat materItaly, Schloss Goldrain
2010Musica Viva, A cappella compositionsItaly, San Cristoforo
2010Choir seminar, vocal coach04. Festivokal Bad Nauheim
2010Choir seminarLorsch, Kreis Bergstraße
2009Study Tour for ConductorsFestival "Touch the future"
2009Conductors workshop for Schott Music at the German Choir Conductors Conference 2009Works of Peteris Vasks
Jury
2014AdvisorHessian Choir Festival
2013IV. Festival VIVAT ACADEMIAWarsaw (PL)
2013Swiss Choir CompetitionAarau (CH)
2011"Koor van het Jaar"Brüssel (BE), La Flagey
Guest Conductor
2013Coro Camara de Merida (VE)Bach: St. John´s Passion
2012Coro Camara de Merida (VE)works by Schumann, Monteverdi, Busto, Schubert and folklore
2012Chamber Choir of Europe"Lovestories"
2012Choir of the Music Academy FreiburgSchubert meets Rossini
2011Camerata Vocalis of Tübingen UniversitySecular Concerts, Works by Brahms and Schumann
2010Camerata Vocalis of Tübingen University6. Tübinger Bach-Night
2010Camerata Vocalis of Tübingen UniversityCeremony for Fr. Silcher, works by Silcher and Hiller (UA)
2010Music University MainzProject-Ensemble: Works of Staudt (UA), Mendelssohn, Brahms, Britten
2008Youth choir of Rheinland-PfalzProject conductor
2007Music University Mainz/Chamber Opera RheinsbergSchumann: Der Rose Pilgerfahrt
2004Chamber Opera Rheinsberg"The Singing Lake"
2003Opera Mainz - Children´s TheaterThe little Magic Flute
Rehearsal Conductor
2014Fauré: Requiem (Choir of TUD)Christian Weidt, Darmstadt
2014Last night of the proms (Choir of TUD)Wolfgang Heinzel, Darmstadt
2013Mahler: Symphony Nr. 8 (Choir of TUD)Martin Lukas Meister, Darmstadt
2013Last night of the proms (Choir of TUD and Youth Choir Hochtaunus)Wolfgang Heinzel, Darmstadt
2013Purcell: Opernchöre Beethoven: Elegischer Gesang (Choir of TUD)Christian Weidt, Darmstadt
2013Mahler: Symphony No. 2 (Choir of TUD)Wolfgang Seeliger, Darmstadt
2012Berlioz: Requiem (Choir of TUD)Wolfgang Seeliger, Darmstadt
2011Works by Strauss and Weber(Choir of TUD)Christian Weidt, Darmstadt
2009Verdi: Requiem (Project Choir/Choir of TUD)Clemens Heil, Mainz
2009Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Choir of TUD)Martin Knell, Darmstadt
2008Mahler: Symphony No. 2 (LJC RLP)Gustavo Dudamel, Venezuela
2008Schubert: Rosamunde (Choir of TUD)Martin Knell, Darmstadt
2008Mozart: Freimaurerkantaten (Choir of TUD)Martin Lukas Meister, Darmstadt
2008Brahms: Quartette, Zigeunerlieder (LJC RLP)Wolfgang Schäfer, Staufen
2007Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius (LJC RLP)Proinnsias O' Duinn, Irland
2007Offenbach: La vie parisienne (Kammerchor Mainz)Florian Ludwig, Bremen
2005Purcell: The Tempest (Kammerchor Mainz)Christian Rieger, Karlsruhe
2004Loewe: Musicals (Kammerchor Mainz)Caspar Richter, Wien
2003Mendelssohn: Sommernachtstraum (Kch Mainz)Grzegorz Nowak, Polen
2003Ruzicka: Inseln...randlos (Kammerchor Mainz)Peter Ruzicka, Hamburg/Salzburg
2002Righini: Don Giovanni Tenorio (Hochschule Mz)Michael Hofstetter, München
Kammerchor Mainz
2008Radio Service Deutschlandfunk
2007Schütz: Musikalische Exequien und Motetten (Nees, Bach...)
2006SWR TV - Musical Advent Calendar
2006Christmas Concert Schloss Biebrich
2005SWR Broadcasting - Christmas Concert
2004A cappella concerts (Pachelbel, Bruckner, Harris...)
2003Opening Concert "Voice-Symposium" of Music University Mainz (Mendelssohn, Schütz, Baumann, Jennefelt, Lauridsen, Mahler/Gottwald...)
2002A cappella concerts sacred/secular (Brahms, Lechner, Eben, Mendelssohn...)
Assistant conductor
2007Bruckner: Messe e-moll (LJC RLP)Mathias Breitschaft, Mainz
2006Rossini: Petite Messe Solenelle (LJC RLP)Jürgen Budday, Maulbronn
2005a cappella program (LJC RLP)Robert Sund, Schweden
2003a cappella program (LJC RLP)Volker Hempfling, Köln
2001 to 2003 Mendelssohn: Loreley
Bruch: Moses
Tschaikosky: Eugen Onegin (Szenen)
Orff: Carmina burana
Puccini: Missa di Gloria
Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht
Collegium Musicum of University Mainz (Joshard Daus)
Bach: Messe h-moll
Bach: Motetten
Haydn: Nelson-Messe
A cappella Programme
Choir of Music University Mainz (Eberhard Volk)