Timur Sijaric


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...studied saxophone at the Conservatory of Vienna, composition at the Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna and currently studies musicology at the University of Vienna. From 2016 to 2017, Sijaric worked as a teaching assistant at the Institute for Science and Research of Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna. Since 2018, he has been employed as a research assistant (project The Wien-Film: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Film Studio 1938-1945. Module I.) at the Department of Musicology (formerly Institute for Art History and Musicology) at the Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. Since 2020, he has been a project leader of a year-long examination Wien im Kulturfilm: Aspekte der Audiovisuellen Inszenierung der Stadt 1938–1958. Music in the service of propaganda and image-building processes, audio-visuality and mediality of music constitute his field of research.

Full CV


  • Stefan Schmidl, Timur Sijaric. 2021. Franz Grothe: DIE FRAU MEINER TRÄUME (Filmmusik in historisch-kritischen Editionen, hg. von S. Schmidl. Band 01).. Stefan Schmidl. Filmmusik In Historisch-Kritischen Editionen. Wien: verlag filmarchiv austria.
  • Stefan Schmidl, Timur Sijaric. 2021. Subversive Obedience. The Film Music of Willi Forst´s Viennese Trilogy.. Studia Musicologica Labacensia 5: 127–143. doi:10.26493/978-961-293-055-4.
  • Timur Sijaric,. 2019. Oh my God, They Killed my Thesis!, Religion and Music in South Park.. Wien: Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien.