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Judges & Members

Dr. phil. Wolf-Dieter Seiffert, born in 1959 in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, read musicology, modern German literature, and philosophy at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet in Munich. On a scholarship from the “Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes”, he did his doctorate in 1990 with a thesis on “Mozart’s early string quartets” (Rudolf Bockholdt).

That same year, Seiffert started work at G. Henle Publishers as an editor. Parallel to his work at the publisher, he completed a diploma in business studies at the St. Gallen University, KMU-HSG, financed by the Guenter Henle Foundation. Seiffert became managing director of G. Henle Verlag in 2000. Seiffert has edited numerous Urtext editions for G. Henle Publishers, predominantly on Mozart’s works.


Dr. Wolf-Dieter Seiffert

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