Annette G. Borck

Conductor, Choir Director, Pianist

first musical instruction in the parental home

from 1974 - private lessons in recorder with Norbert Wystup in Zwickau

1978 - flute lessons with the same teacher

1981 - admission to the music school Dessau, subject flute with Jordan Kaney, private piano lessons by Thea Labes (church musician in Belzig), taking over the musical direction of the children's choir of the Protestant parish in Wiesenburg

until 1988 - participation in the ensemble "Early Music on Historical Instruments" in Belzig

1982 - secondary school degree from the Dessau music school with a major in flute

1983 to 1985 - head of the seminar at the ecclesiastical high school in Naumberg an Saale, first organ lessons with Irene Greulich (organist of the church St. Wenzel)

in 1985 - graduated from high school in Naumburg

from 1985 to 1988 - studied church music at the ecclesiastical high school Dresden, organ lessons with cathedral organist Hansjürgen Scholze, choir direction with Wolfram Zöllner, Konrad Wagner and Professor Dr. h. c. Christfried Brödel

1988 - graduation of the musical subjects with the B-exam, admission as a freelance music teacher for recorder, flute and piano by the city council of Dresden, organ concerts or vespers in Dresden, Belzig, Zingst, Greiz, Wörlitz, Köthen

1989 - took over the artistic direction of the singing group "disput"

1990 - founding of the chamber choir and association "consonare"

1990 - concerts with consonare in Dresden, Meißen, Zwickau, Vordingborg (Denmark), on the island of Rügen, beginning of choral conducting studies at the academy of music "Hans Eisler" in Berlin, with professor Horst Müller

1991 - she moved to the conservatory "Carl Maria von Weber" in Dresden as a distance student, choral conducting lessons with professor Matthias Geißler, orchestral conducting with Alexander von Brück, continuation of choral work with "consonare" (about 20 performances per year), regular organ playing in various Dresden churches, head of the courses "Game, Music and Rhythm" at "Unternehmen Kultur e.V."

1995 - graduated from the choral conducting studies as a diploma-conductor 

1999 - collaboration with the singer Katharina Scheliga (recitals)

2000 - foundation of the "consonare Kinderchor" a children's choir affiliated with the consonare e.V.

2003 and 2004 - concert tours of the chamber choir "consonare" to Poland, lecture as further education for church musicians in Bautzen: "Singing with preschool children"

2004 - german premiere of the "Troix Madrigaux de Michel-Ange" by Alexander Tansman

2004 to 2007 - lieder recitals with Helmut Rennschuh at the piano, englisch course in Galway (Ireland), followed by private english lessons with Bertrand Colson and Jennifer Lain in Dresden, reading and moderation of literature as part of the "Stories by the fireplace" in the club Bärenzwinger in Dresden, active participation in renaissance music project in Trinitatiskirche in Dresden

in 2009 - she intensified her interest in piano playing and improvisation, lessons with professor Günter Philipp in Weinböhla, beginning of collaboration with clarinetist Karolin Ketzel-Grüneberg (free improvisation clarinet and piano - audio sample on youtube)

2010 and 2011 - active participation in masterclasses at the "Altenburger Musikseminar"

2013 - active participation in the piano course with professor Ute Pruggmayer-Philipp as part of the 35th summer academy for visual arts, music and theater in Neuburg an der Donau

2016 - active participation in the conducting studio "Choral Symphony" with professor Ekkehard Klemm, conducting the second part of Joseph Haydn's oratorio "The Creation" in concert in Dresden Lukaskirche with Singakademie Dresden, Sachsenringchor Zwickau, Jenaer Madrigalkreis, The Philharmonic Orchestra Plauen-Zwickau and soloists Teresa Suschke, Falk Hoffmann und Georg Streuber

2018 - perfomances with Karolin Ketzel-Grüneberg in the Marcolini-Saal of the hospital Dresden-Friedrichstadt as part of a project for children of the "Ostrale"

since autumn 2019 - work as fee force for ono-to-one lessons in piano at the music school in Radeberg
2022 - Concert: "Nothing stays the same" in the church in 03238 Massen-Niederlausitz Baroque music, songs, free improvisations (singing, recorders, clarinet, bass clarinet, viol) with Karolin Ketzel Grüneberg and Yasushi Iwai
2023 - intensive study of energy healing. Active participation in courses of Reconnective Healing® according to Dr. Eric Pearl.
Since March works with the youth choir of the "Romain-Rolland-Gymnasium" in Dresden as voice coach and choir assistant of Katja Schöne.