Choral composer, choral expert, author and editor of choral books and series. Total sales of his works amount to several million. A distinguishing characteristic of Lorenz Maierhofer's music is the great diversity of his styles, ranging from contemporary and classical forms of expression to pop, jazz, gospel and ethno. The breadth of his compositional oeuvre ranges from the oratorio to the mass and from the scenic musical collage to hymn-like sacred songs and secular lieder. His numerous publications, recordings and international performances are proof of the creativity of his musical work. On the international stage, he is active as a lecturer, juror and conductor.