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Faculty

Marion Traun

Artistic Major(s): Voice

Education

  • University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Austria:
  • 2010 – 2015: Bachelor Programme for Music Education (Voice - Popular Music), with specialisation in Piano - Popular Music, awarded degree with distinction in 2015
  • 2015 – 2018: Master programme for Music Education (Voice - Popular Music), awarded degree with distinction in 2018

Work Experience

  • Concerts domestically and abroad, e.g. Vienna Konzerthaus, Vienna Musikverein, Porgy & Bess, Chaya Fuera, Schwarzberg, Fania live, Donauinselfest Vienna, Metropol Vienna, Teatre Kursaal (Manresa/Spain), Crescendo Summer Institute (Tokaj/Hungary)
  • 1998 – 2011: Participation in various choirs (e.g. Flohhaufen, New Voices), performances at various galas in Vienna (e.g. Ein Herz für Haiti Benefitgala/Ronacher, with Uwe Kröger), CD recordings for the SOS Kinderdorf “Hymn of Europe”, ORF-TV recordings for “Licht ins Dunkel”, music recordings for commercials
  • since 2005: numerous performances with voice and piano in the genres of pop, soul and jazz for private events including weddings or confirmations
  • since 2012: Singer and arranger with libellaswing, regular performances at various events and galas 
  • 2013 – 2015: Soloist in the Contemporary Gospel Project “I see the Lord“ (Music for soloists, choir & orchestra) under the direction of Arnoldo Moreno, performances domestically and abroad
  • since 2015: Singer and pianist with Maroony  (Pop/Soul/Jazz)
  • since 2017: Backing Vocalist for Count Basic (Acid Jazz)
  • 2017 – 2018: Singer with Manteka (Salsa/Latin)
  • 2019 – 2020: Singer with Velvet Voices (Jazz/Pop)
  • till now: working regularly as a composer and singer-songwriter, vocal coach, pianist, lead-, background- and studiosinger in Pop, Soul, Jazz, Worship and Gospel

Publications

  • 2015 Audio book feature after Psalm 37 – „Das Land besitzen“
  • 2016 Single „Malineo – libellaswing“
  • 2017 Single „Mariella´s Song – libellaswing“
  • 2017 Single „I Found You – Chris Lee feat. Marion Traun“
  • 2017 Single „Mirame – Chris Lee feat. Marion Traun“
  • 2017 Single „Skyline – libellaswing“
  • 2018 „Malineo – libellaswing"
  • 2020 Single „Neverending Melody – Marion Traun feat. Anna Isabel Chan Flores“
  • 2020 Single „In Your Arms – Marion Traun“
  • 2020 Single „The Lord´s Prayer – Marion Traun“
  • 2020 Single „A Place To Call Your Own – Marion Traun“
  • 2020 Album „The Colors Of Mercy – Willi Platzer"

Teaching & Research

  • 2011 – 2018: Teacher at School of Popmusic, Vienna
  • since 2016: Lecturer at Jam Music Lab
  • since 2018: Teacher at School of Popmusic, Linz
  • since 2019: workshop instructor for voice at the "Jugendchöretage" in St. Pölten, Austria

www.mariontraun.at
www.libellaswing.at
www.maroony.at

Publications and Achievements