Austrian musicians born in 1963

Here are 5 famous musicians from Austria were born in 1963:

Veronika Hagen

Veronika Hagen (May 5, 1963 Salzburg-) also known as Hagen, Veronika is an Austrian violist.

She started playing the viola at the age of nine and went on to study under the tutelage of revered teachers such as Hatto Beyerle and Thomas Kakuska. Veronika Hagen is widely recognized as one of the best violists of her generation, and has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in some of the world's most prestigious concert halls. She is also a member of the Hagen Quartet, which is one of the most celebrated string quartets in the world. In addition to her performing career, Veronika Hagen is also a sought-after teacher and has held various teaching positions at universities and conservatories in Europe and the United States.

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Mercedes Echerer

Mercedes Echerer (May 16, 1963 Linz-) otherwise known as Raina A. Mercedes Echerer . is an Austrian politician and actor.

Mercedes Echerer started her career as an actress and worked with various theaters in Austria and Germany. She is best known for her role in the 1995 film "Jenseits" and the 1997 film "L'Année Juliette." In addition to her acting career, Echerer has also served as a Member of the European Parliament for the Austrian Greens from 1999 to 2004.

In 2007, Echerer was appointed as the first female president of the Austrian Society for Authors, Composers and Music Publishers (AKM). She is also well known for her environmental activism and has been a vocal advocate for climate justice and sustainable living.

Echerer has received numerous accolades for her work, including the Cross of Honor for Science and Art from the Republic of Austria in 2010. She continues to be an active figure in the arts and politics community in Austria.

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Markus Schirmer

Markus Schirmer (June 10, 1963 Graz-) is an Austrian , .

Markus Schirmer is an Austrian pianist. He was raised in Graz where he began his musical education. He later studied at the Vienna Music Academy and the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz. He has performed at some of the most renowned concert halls across Europe and Asia, including the Musikverein and Konzerthaus in Vienna, the Berlin Philharmonie, and the Suntory Hall in Tokyo. He has also won numerous awards and competitions throughout his career. Aside from performing, Schirmer is also involved in teaching and mentoring young musicians.

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Thomas Larcher

Thomas Larcher (September 16, 1963 Innsbruck-) is an Austrian composer.

His albums include and Madhares (Piano: Till Fellner, Viola: Kim Kashkashian, Piano: Thomas Larcher, Münchener Kammerorchester, Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies).

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Monika Stadler

Monika Stadler (February 19, 1963-) also known as Stadler, Monika is an Austrian composer and harpist.

Her albums include I-ma-mai Song For The Earth, Scandinavia, Away for a while and Between Earth, Sea & Sky.

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