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Since 2015 Lars Mlekusch is professor of saxophone, chamber music and contemporary music at the Zurich University of the Arts following his teaching position at the Konservatorium Wien University (2005-2017). He also conducts the universities contemporary ensemble Arc en Ciel on a regular base. 
His students are successful at international competitions, hold professorships at music universities in Austria, Germany or in the USA, major teaching positions in several countries, play in professional orchestras and are successful as solo and chamber music performers.
His students come from Switzerland, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Spain, Norway, The Netherlands, Belgium, Israel, United Kingdom, Armenia, Latvia, Poland, Hungary, Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Thailand, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Chile, USA.

Find more information about the studio, alumni, the different degree programs, auditions and much more on the following website:
official website
class website



Lars Mlekusch is teaching an annual summer saxophone masterclass together with Christian Wirth (France) and Timothy McAllister (USA) in Arosa, Switzerland.

For more information, please visit:

Arosa Music Academy (DE)
Arosa Music Academy (EN)




Hochschule für Musik Basel
Hochschule für Musik Luzern
Scuola Universitaria di Musica di Lugano
Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne

European Saxophone University Gap
Conservatoire Nationale Supérieur de Musique de Paris
Conservatoire de Bordeaux Jacques Thibaud
Conservatoire CRR Boulogne-Billancourt
Conservatoire Mulhouse 
Conservatoire CRR Cergy-Pontoise

Conservatoire HEAR Strasbourg
CESMD de Poitou-Charentes Poitiers
Stage de Virtuosité et d'Interprétation

University of Music Split
University of Music Zagreb 


Chopin University of Music Warsaw
Academy of Music of Poznan
Academy of Music of Krakow
Academy of Music of Katowice


Conservatorio di Musica Giuseppe Verdi Milano
Conservatorio di Musica Santa Cecilia Roma
Conservatorio di Musica Trieste
Fermo Saxophone Festival 

Alpen Classic Saxfest Bressanone

European Saxophone Congress Ciudad Real
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Vigo
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de A Coruna
Conservatorio Superior de Musica Zaragoza Aragon
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Sevilla
Conservatorio Superior de Musica Palma de Mallorca
Conservatorio Real Superior de Musica Madrid
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Alicante
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Malaga
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Granada
Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Cordoba

Northwestern University Chicago
Eastman School of Music Rochester
Manhattan School of Music New York
New England Conservatory Boston
University of Miami
University of Central Florida Orlando
Florida State University Tallahassee
University of Florida Gainesville
De Paul University Chicago
Bowling Green State University
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
University of Toronto
Brigham Young University Rexburg
Michigan State University Lansing



Competition Juries

Adolphe Sax Competition Dinant 2014
Jean Marie Londeix Competition Bangkok 2011
M-Prize Chamber Music Competition University of Michigan 2018
Nova Gorica Saxophone Competition 2011

Varazdin International Wind & Brass Competition 2016
EMONA Competition Slovenia 2015
Odessa Saxophone Competition 2015
Nochta Saxophone Competition Zagreb 2017
Deutscher Musikwettbewerb 2012
Prima La Musica Austria 
Schweizerischer Jugendmusikwettbewerb 


Final Juries at Hochschule für Musik Basel, Haute Ecole de Musique Strasbourg, HEM Geneve, HEM Lausanne, CESMD de Poitou-Charentes Poitiers, Conservatoire de Bordeaux Jacques Thibaud and others

impuls academy Graz since 2013

Conservatorium of Amsterdam
Conservatorium of Utrecht
Conservatorium of Music The Hague 


Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussels
Conservatoire Royal Bruxelles


Royal College of Music Stockholm


Conservatory of Music Ljubljana
Academy of Music Ljubljana

Royal College of Music London
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire


Music University of Debrecen


European Saxophone Congress Porto
University of Music Aveiro

Hochschule für Musik und Theater Köln
Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg
Hochschule für Musik Würzburg
Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin
Universität der Künste Berlin

National Taiwan University of the Arts TNUA
Asia Saxophone Congress Taiwan Chayi


Beijing Central Conservatory of Music
Sichuan Conservatory of Music
Shanghai Conservatory of Music


Senzoku Gauken College of Music Tokyo
Kunitachi College of Music 


Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts


World Saxophone Congress Bangkok 2009
Mahidol University Bangkok

New Zealand
Victoria University Wellington New Zealand
University of Hamilton New Zealand

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