New CD!!!

New sound of zither


Traditional pieces for zither and new compositions played by Wilfried Scharf - arranged by Michele Gaggia



Andalusia - Petit valse - Die singende Zither - Der Weg zum Herzen - Secret - Ein Morgen am Traunsee - Erinnerung an Zirkus Renz - Ein Abend am Traunsee - Harry Lime Theme - Andante - Canzone - Ghosts


Seminar for plucked instruments

14-18/11/2018, Academy of Arts in Banska Bystrica/Slovakia

Wilfried Scharf`s part:

History, literature and playing of the zither



Best of Salzburger Saitenklang

28/11/2018, 8 p.m. at Ranshofen castle near Braunau am Inn


17/10/2018, 5 p.m., Stift St. Florian/Sala Terrena

Wilfried Scharf presents:


Friedensmesse aus Österreich


with St. Florian Boy`s Choir


Ensemble da Pace



Live-performance of the St. Florian Boy`s Choir under Markus Stumpner with samples from the CD

Concerts in Japan


Wilfried Scharf & Salzburger Saitenklang will perform in Tokyo, Yokohama, Tochigi etc.

"Zithern schlagn"

16/9/2018, 3 p.m., Danielmühle Kattau/Eggenburg

Wilfried Scharf will show all different styles of playing the zither etc.


Zither auf neuen Wegen

13/9/2018, 7.30 p.m., Bad Leonfelden/Spitalskirche


31/7/2018, 8 p.m., Linz

Wilfried Scharf @ Salzburger Saitenklang

Guest: Beate Kortner (soprano)

Info and tickets:

Russian Gusli and Austrian Zither

22/6/2018, SOTSCHI/Russia

Concert with Wilfried Scharf & Salzburger Saitenklang and a russian Gusli-orchestra

40. VAMÖ - Pfingst Seminar

18-22/5/2018, Hotel Zeillern-Castle near Amstetten

Seminar for  zither, dulcimer, guitar, harp, fluite, clarinet, accordeon etc

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9/4/2018, 6 p.m., Palais Niederösterreich/Vienna

Opening of the exhibition of Ernst Skricka  - music by Wilfried Scharf/zither

International Competition for folk instruments

9-13 march, 2018 in Kasan/Russia

Wilfried Scharf was invited to take part in the jury of the Wassilij Pletnev-Competition.

New Year`s Concerts in Paris

10/1/2018, 8 p.m., Auditorium de Radio France/Paris

11/1/2018, 8 p.m., Auditorium de Radio France/Paris

13/1/2018, 4 p.m., La Comète/Chalon-en-Champagne

Wilfried Scharf was invited to play with the Orchestre National de France

Maison de la Radio in Paris

La Comète in Chalon-en-Champagne