Lydia Rilling is a musicologist and music journalist specializing in contemporary music and music theater. Since 2016 she has been Chief Dramaturge at Philharmonie Luxembourg where she directs contemporary music programming including the festival “rainy days”. As a writer, journalist, and moderator she works for institutions including Südwestrundfunk (SWR) and Berliner Festspiele. She studied Musicology and Comparative Literature in Berlin, Paris, and St. Louis and was a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University in New York.
As of February 2017