Matthias Röder is the managing director of the Karajan Institute and as such responsible for the overall strategy and worldwide business development of the KARAJAN® brand and its associated products. Röder joined the Karajan Institute in 2011 from Harvard University, where he was a member of the music faculty and received a PhD in musicology in 2010. At Harvard he founded the Digital Musicology Study Group (now at MIT) and worked on several music technology and digital learning projects with partners such as the Packard Humanities Institute or the American rock band Incubus. Prior to Harvard University, Matthias studied music at the renowned Mozarteum University in Salzburg.
Matthias Röder: Die Europahymne. Eine Zusammenfassung des Referats vom 10. Juni 2016, in: Salzburgs Hymnen von 1816 bis heute. Dokumentation einer Tagung im Rahmen von “Salzburg 20.16” für den Arbeitsschwerpunkt Salzburger Musikgeschichte an der Universität Mozarteum Salzburg, hg. von Thomas Hochradner unter Mitarbeit von Julia Lienbacher, Wien: LIT, 2017, S. 179-184.