About The Speaker
Prof. Dr. Daniel Mark Eberhard
Since 2015, Daniel Mark Eberhard has been Professor of Music Education and Music Didactics at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt. After several years of teaching at schools and as a university lecturer and research assistant, he was a substitute professor at the University of Augsburg and a visiting professor of music education at the largest art university in Europe, the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK). He is the author of more than 200 specialist publications and an internationally sought-after speaker in music teacher education and in selected areas of extracurricular music education. In addition to his work in committees and associations at the university, state and federal level, he is engaged as a reviewer, juror and member of accreditation committees as well as head of the Master’s program “Inclusive Music Education/Community Music”, which is unique in Europe. His artistic work as a musician and ensemble leader is documented on over 40 CDs/DVDs. He has performed with renowned artists at international classical and jazz festivals. Among other things, he was the founder and for more than 12 years the head of the Uni Big Band Augsburg as well as artistic director of a ZDF live production, and he is also an endorsement artist for several global instrument manufacturers. His scientific, artistic, and educational work has been recognized several times with awards, most recently with the Uniservitate Global Award 2022, the Kulturpreis 2022 (Culture Award) of the Bavarian State Foundation and in 2023 with the Award for Excellent Teaching of the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt.