Wendelin Bitzan


Services Offered

Teaching in various subjects of music theory and music history
Historical composition
Thoroughbass and continuo playing
Keyboard skills: Accompaniment and improvisation
Music analysis
Aural skills and ear training
Music and media

Composition and arrangement
Music notation and score-writing

Music journalism and text editing
Programme and liner notes, introductions to works
Musicological research papers and analyses
Lectures and presentations on music history or analysis
Concert introductions, moderation for broadcast and live-stream
Texts for musicians and performers: bios, concert announcements, websites
Editorial revisions, copyediting, and proofreading
Concert and record reviews


Berlin University of the Arts (teaching, programme notes, moderations, live-streams)
Hanns Eisler School of Music Berlin (teaching)
Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung Berlin (bibliographical notes)
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach School for Musical Excellence Berlin (arrangements)
Berlin Choral Union (commissioned work)
Berlin Girls’ Choir (programme notes)
Berliner Bachakademie (audio editing)
Detmold University of Music (teaching)
Dresden Technical University (analytic annotations of scores)
Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf (teaching)
Laeiszhalle and Elbphilharmonie Hamburg (concert introduction)
Festival Rarities of Piano Music Husum (programme notes)
Kasseler Musiktage Festival (programme notes)
Bärenreiter-Verlag Kassel (music editions)
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (analytic annotations of scores)
Magdeburg Theatre (commissioned work, arrangements, education work)
Richard Wagner Association of Minden (commissioned work)
G. Henle Verlag Munich (Noteneditionen)
Deutsches Kulturforum östliches Europa Potsdam (music notation)
Rostock University of Music and Performing Arts (teaching)
Wiley VCH publishers, Weinheim (text editing)


GMTH (Gesellschaft für Musiktheorie), board member
SMT (Society for Music Theory)
GfM (Gesellschaft für Musikforschung)
EPTA (European Piano Teachers Association), German section
DTKV Berlin (Deutscher Tonkünstlerverband)
Pro Musik (Association of Freelance Musicians)
C3S SCE (Creative Commons Collecting Society)
ELMU Education e. V., board member
GEW (Gewerkschaft für Erziehung und Wissenschaft)
International Nikolai Medtner Society