Karlheinz Essl

Year of Birth
1960
Occupation
Composer
Country of Citizenship
Austria
Nation(s) of self identification
Austria
Place of Interview
Austria
Time Question
0:02 Do you identify as a European?
0:02 What was your formative European moment?
7:28 What was the worst moment in recent European history?
11:25 What is the single most important thing the EU has done for you personally?
14:10 What is the one thing you would most like the EU to have achieved by 2030?
15:05 In your view, is there such a thing as European music?
16:31 Are you happy with “Ode to Joy” as the anthem for Europe?
17:20 What would you choose instead as the anthem for Europe?
21:36 What is your view on technology and its ability to unite people?