About The Speaker
Mario Schneider was born in 1970 in Neindorf and studied musicology, philosophy, and art history at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg until 1996. In 1996, he also completed a degree in composition at the school for music studies in Leipzig. He was part of Moderato Publishing from 1995 to 2002. There he learned from the well-known Peter Meisel. Since 1995 he has worked in several first-class studios, such as Hansa Studios Berlin, and with producers such as Martin Phillips. He worked with Harold Faltermeyer on several scores at Red Deer Studios. A film composition diploma under Professor Enjott Schneider followed at the school for music studies in Munich from 1998 to 2000. He has been working in his own recording studio in Halle (Saale) since 2003. In 2018, he received the German Film Music Award for best song.