music database

The mica-music database contains comprehensive entries on contemporary Austrian composers, performers, bands and ensembles. The main focus currently lies on the genres contemporary music and jazz.
An extensive presentation of performers from other genres can be found in the SR-Archive for Austrian pop music:, women in electronical music:,

Full discographies by Austrian performers are listed under:

The English version of the composer-database was co-funded by the Ernst von Siemens Foundation and by the AKM.

Aus der Musikdatenbank

© Othmar Bajlicz


Born in 1963. He studied trumpet and composition at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz and at the Vienna Conservatory. Since 1989 lecturer for ensemble direction, composing and arranging at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. As (guest-) soloist in numerous ensembles, partner of internationally known artists (including Elliott Sharp, Joachim Kühn, Otomo Yosihide) and as head of own projects ("Franz Hautzinger Speakers Corner," "Covered Music, Orchestra rain"), he is one of the Austria's most profiled musician-personalities.

Über die Musikdatenbank