"Wincor’s conducting was both precise and evocative."
"Schubert’s symphonic charms were balm for the ears, especially given Wincor’s fine sense of structure and proportion. She coaxed exquisite delicacy when called for — the opening was magical ...."
Austrian conductor Katharina Wincor was recently named third prize winner of the 2020 Mahler Competition and invited to participate in a masterclass with Iván Fischer and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Since the start of the 2019 season, she has served as Assistant Conductor of the Dallas Symphony and Music Director Fabio Luisi.
Wincor currently continues her studies with Johannes Schlaefli at the Zurich University of the Arts, before which she has acted as assistant to Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla at the Salzburg State Theatre and was a singer and chorus master's assistant of the Arnold Schoenberg Choir in Vienna.