Thanks to the initiative of Evgenia Votanopoulou and Dr Kostas Iatrou, Mozarteum Hellas was established in March 2019 and became a not-for-profit organisation in June of the same year.
On 17 June 2019 Mozarteum Hellas became a Member of the Association International Mozarteum Foundation.
Mozarteum Hellas’ mission and goals as reflected in the statutes are:
Α. Fostering classical music in Greece
Β. Fostering and disseminating Mozart’s music heritage
C. Organising lectures, seminars, conferences, recitals, concert performances, workshops, music events related to Mozart’s work and to other composers.
D. Creating and maintaining an archive of Mozart performances in Greece.
E. to collaborate closely with International Mozarteum Foundation and its branches in other countries, we would like to become members of the International Mozarteum Foundation and participate actively in its various projects and activities such as the annual Mozart Week Festival.
F. To raise awareness about Mozart’s music and music in general we plan to collaborate with other cultural institutions, associations and foundations to organise conference and music events. Such projects will have important synergistic and networking effects.
G. Another important aspect of our aims is to advance music education in Greece. We want not only to make music education more visible in Greece but also to help and empower young talents and aspiring music professionals to strengthen their competences and capacities through scholarships and exchange programs.