Franz M. Herzog
born in 1962, he studied choral conducting and composition. As artistic director of the chamber choir Vocalforum Graz and the Styrian regional youth choir Cantanima (2004-2013) he achieved numerous international successes. In 2011 he founded the Gospel & Jazz Choir at the Johann Joseph Fux Conservatory Graz.
Herzog is internationally active as a conductor, composer and lecturer for choral conducting. He is currently the director of the choral conducting course at the Johann Joseph Fux Conservatory. He was also one of the artistic directors of the 5th World Choir Games in 2008 and the World Choir Championships in 2011.