Petra Stump

Since 2012 Petra Stump is a professor of chamber music at the Joseph Haydn Institute of Chamber Music and Special Ensembles at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

Winning various awards she pays attention not only to the classical repertoire, but also of contemporary and improvised music. In addition to her own chamber music projects Petra Stump is a member of the ensemble XX. century.

Music Education

2014 Course in “Music Physiology and Musicians’ Medicine” at the Kurt-Singer-Department/Berlin University of the Arts
1994–2002 Soloist diploma with honor in Clarinet Performance, University of Music Vienna/Austria (Alfred Prinz and Johann Hindler)
1997–1999 Soloist diploma with honor in Bass Clarinet Performance, Conservatorium van Amsterdam/The Netherlands (Harry Sparnaay)
1999–2002 Music Performance Studies with Ernesto Molinari, Hochschule der Künste Bern/Switzerland
2000–2003 Training course for breath and movement education, University of Music Vienna/Austria (Johann Leutgeb)

Prizes, Awards…

2018 Artist in Residenz – Chulitna Lodge Research Institute Alaska/USA
2018 Porträt CD “Fantasy Studies” – CD mit eigenen Werken – orlando records
2017 CD “Vienna Reed Quintett” mit Heri Choi (Oboe), Heinz-Peter Linshalm (Klarinette), Alfred Reiter (Saxophon) und Sophie Dartigalongue (Fagott) – NAXOS
2015 Mentor in the program “Künstlerinnen-Mentoring-Programm” of the Austrian Government (Mentee Vera Karner)
2014 Course in “Music Physiology and Musicians’ Medicine” at the Kurt-Singer-Department/Berlin University of the Arts
2013 Interpretation prize for YPSILON at the Stockhausen courses 2013
2011 2nd price Concours Nicati – competition for interpreters of contemporary music (stump-linshalm)
“Artist in Residence/Berlin” – Land Vorarlberg
2010 CD “ShortCuts” (stump-linshalm)
2010 World première of TREUE (FIDELITY) for bass clarinet, basset-horn and e-flat clarinet and CD-Recording by Karlheinz Stockhausen
2006 World première of 1+1=1 for 2 bass clarinets by Pierluigi Billone – CD released by KAIROS
2006 “BA-CA Artist of the Year 2006” – Award by Jeunesse Austria & Bank Austria Creditanstalt
2006 Stipend Award Paliano
2006/2007 Sponsorship “The New Austrian Sound of Music” by the Austrian Government
2005 CLARINET UPDATE – New Music for Young Clarinet Players (published by Doblinger Vienna)
2005 Pasticcio Price for the CD “born to be off-road” (stump-linshalm)
2003 World performance and CD-Recording of „Rechter Augenbrauentanz“ by Karlheinz Stockhausen
2003 Stipend Award “Emanuel und Sofie Fohn Stiftung”
2002 Award of the Austrian Government for the best Soloist Diploma of 2002
2001 Winner of the Chain Concours – Competition for Contemporary Music Switzerland
2001 Participant of the Académie de musique du XXème siècle in Paris with the Ensemble InterContemporaine
1999 Soloist diploma with honor in Bass Clarinet Performance


2018 CINNAMON ROSES for 2 Clarinets (UA 31.05.2018, Wien with the Duo Stump-Linshalm)
2018 CINNAMON ROSE for Clarinet solo (UA 31.05.2018, Chicago/USA with Emily Mehigh)
2017 FANTASY STUDIES for Piccolo/Altoflute, Es-/Bass clarinet, Violoncello, Recorder and Saxofon (WP 27.04.2017, Vienna with ensemble xx. jahrhundert)
2017 TIEFES ROT for Bassclarinet solo and Clarinet Orchestra (WP 24.06.2017, Leeuwarden/NL with Fie Schouten and Capriccio Clarinet Orchestra/NL)
2016 WÄNDELESEN for Alto Flute, Bassclarinet and Bassoon(WP 20.10.2016, Vienna with Sylvie Lacroix, Petra Stump-Linshalm and Maria Gstättner)
2016 BLANDA for 2 Tenor Recorders
2015 UISGE BEATHA – A Guide to Flavours for Contrabass Clarinet solo (WP 18.12.2015, Vienna with Heinz-Peter Linshalm)
2015 TROTZIG + for 4 Bassclarinets (WP 07.07.2015, Graz with Caroline Wüst, Lisa Kronsteiner, Anna Koch and Julia Lenzbauer)
2013–15 MASSIV for 2 Bassclarinets (WP 1.Part INCUDINE 02.02.2014, Reykjavik/IS with Heinz-Peter Linshalm and Petra Stump-Linshalm; 2.Part ROTONDO 01.03.2015, Klosterneuburg with Heinz-Peter Linshalm and Petra Stump-Linshalm; 3.Part VELACO 13.12.2015, Vienna with Magdalena Moser and Heinz-Peter Linshalm)
2013 TROTZIG for 3 Bassclarinets (WP 22.08.2013, Mürzzuschlag with Harry Sparnaay, Heinz-Peter Linshalm and Petra Stump-Linshalm)