Kaspar MAINZ | Sing and dance
(University for Music and Theater Leipzig)
In the United States, he has taught at the Amherst Early Music Festival and performed at the Connecticut Early Music Festival and with Piffaro (The Philadelphia Renaissance Wind Band). He has also presented Baroque dance workshops at New York University, SUNY Stony Brook, Goucher College, Wake Forest University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Mr. Mainz has co-authored four books on historical dance, including “Terrstepery, A Primer for Historical Dance.” His reconstruction of Beauchamp’s Sarabande was presented at a dance conference in London in 1996, and published in the Derra de Moroda Festschrift in 1997.
He has prepared a set of instructions for historical dances to accompany a piano method for children that has been published by Schott Verlag.
Mr. Mainz has taught at Salzburg University, University of Leipzig, Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg-Augsburg, Palucca Schule (Dresden), Salzburg Mozarteum, the Musik Akademie Nürnberg-Augsburg, and the University of Graz.