Irene Malizia

Violin (Classical Music)/ Composition and Music Theory (Classical Music)

Function and Courses

  • Study Coordinator at JAM MUSIC LAB Classic Conservatory
  • International Office
  • Lecturer for: Violin, Composition, Improvisation and Composition, Music Theory and Harmony, Pedagogy


  • Postgraduate Studies in Electroacoustic Composition, University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna MDW
  • Master’s Degree in Composition passed with honour, Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna, MUK: Mag. Art
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Composition with honour. Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna, MUK: B.A.
  • Instrumental Pedagogy (Violin) with honour, Joseph Haydn Konservatorium, Eisenstadt: Diploma of Higher Education
  • Master’s Degree in Arts Education (Instrumental Didactic and Pedagogy) with honour, Conservatorio di Musica “L. Refice” di Frosinone (Italy): Mag. Art.
  • Master’s Degree in Violin with honour, Conservatorio di Musica “L. Refice” di Frosinone (Italy): Mag. Art.
  • Violin, Conservatorio di Musica “L. Refice” di Frosinone: Diploma of higher Education
  • First Level for the ORFF-Schulwerk Methodology: Diploma
  • Studies in Composition and Musc Analysis, Scuola di Musica di Fiesole Florence (Italy).
  • Master Courses in Violin, Arts Academy Roma (Italy)
  • Erasmus Scholarship 2009/2010 (Life Learning Agreement Program) for Violin and Pedagogy.
  • Leonardo Placement Scholarship (Working With Music 2014) as Violin teacher, Joseph Haydn Konservatorium Eisenstadt.

Work Experience

  • Ö1 Klassik-Treffpunkt – Live aus Millstatt, live-Performance with Duo Variando, July 2017
  • Workshops for „Music Composition for Children and Teenagers“ (Tage der neuen Musik 2017 – Töchter Tag 2013, 2014, 2015)
  • Commissions as Composer for: MUK Wien, MDW Wien, Fondazione Pescara Abruzzo, Scuola di Musica di Fiesole, St. Florianer Brucknertage, Prima la Musica, Off-Theater, Joseph Haydn Konservatorium ua.
  • Orchestra Activities: Max Steiner Orchester, Altomonte Orchester, RIAS Jugendorchester Berlin, Junge Philharmonie Wien, Junge Bayerische Philharmonie, Amici Musici ua.
  • Fondation of Variando Musica and of the Duo Variando (2014) with the guitarist Angelo Tatone.
  • International Concerts Activities in many Festivals and with many Agencies as Solo Violinist and in Ensembles such as: Albertina Museum, Konzertsaal (Joseph Haydn Konservatorium Eisenstadt), Teatro delle Fonti (Fiuggi), Liszt-Zentrum (Raiding), Judenburg, Minoritenkirche (Wien), Minoritenkirche (Krems), Kloster Chorin (Berlin) Schloss Nymphenburg (München), Palazzo della Provincia (Frosinone), Teatro Zandonai e Casa Mozart (Rovereto), Arts Academy (Roma), Konzerthaus und Berliner Philharmonie (Berlin), u.a.
  • Prizes in many Competitions as Violinist and as Composer.
  • Doblinger Prize 2012
  • Composition Scholarship of the city of Vienna 2018


  • Colori e Multiforme, educational DVD (Austria – Variando musica & Doblinger Musikverlag 2018)
  • The Colours of Spanish, Tango and Jazz. Duo Variando: Irene Malizia, Violin; Angelo Tatone, Guitar (Austria – Variando musica 2018)
  • Anton Bruckner Symphonie Nr. 5. Altomonte Orchester St. Florian, Remy Ballot (Austria – Gramola 2017)
  • Anton Bruckner Symphonie Nr. 9. Altomonte Orchester St. Florian, Remy Ballot (Austria – Gramola 2015)
  • Anton Bruckner Symphonie Nr. 3, Erstfassung 1873. Altomonte Orchester St. Florian, Remy Ballot (Austria – Gramola 2014)


  • Colori e Multiforme. 5 Pieces for Solo Violin, with increasing difficulty – Doblinger Verlaghaus (2015)
  • Anima(ae), three Pieces for solo Clarinet: Natura (for E-flat Clarinet), Creatio (for B-flat Clarinet), Meditatio (for Bass Clarinet) – Doblinger Musikverlag (2012)
  • ChrónOs [Ossessione Tempo], for Orchestra – Edizioni Sconfinarte (2010)
  • Contaminazioni, for String Quartet – Edizioni Sconfinarte (2011)
  • Dal Suono al Segno, dal Segno al SuonoMaster's thesis on the practice of instrumental teaching through spontaneous composition and improvisation – Conservatorio di Musica „Licinio Refice“ di Frosinone (2010)

Teaching & Research Activities

  • Gast Lecturer als Workshopsleiterin with the Erasmus+ Program in many Institutions: Taller De Musics in Barcelona (2019); Conservatorio A. Casella in L’Aquila (2019).
  • Advanced Training as Teacher/Researcher at the Orpheus Institute (advanced studies & research in music) in Ghent (2019) with the Erasmus+ Program.
  • Various lectures and workshops in various institutions and conferences: EPARM Conference 2019 (European Platform for artistic Research) in Cluj Napoca; MERYC Confrence 2019 in Ghent (IPEM Institute for Systematic Musicology, EuNET MERYC, Musica & De Krook); AEC and CEMPE Platform for Learning and Teaching (LATIMPE) in Oslo: Becoming musicians – student involvement and teacher collaboration in higher music education; ESTA Kongress 2018 in Neckarsulm; HARP 2018 – 1st International Conference on Artistic Research in Performance at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester; EPARM Conference 2018 (European Platform for Artistic Research) in Porto.
  • Since 2017: Musisches Zentrum Wien – Collaboration as a teacher for composition, improvisation and creative creation for children.
  • Seit 2014: Joseph Haydn Konservatorium Eisenstadt – Assistant Lecturer in the violin class of Prof. Mag. Veronica Kröner
  • Seit 2009: Workshops and projects for experimental composition and improvisation with children and teenagers.