About Us


Mag. Ulrike Haderer

ulliBorn in 1979 in Mistelbach/Lower Austria
Diplomas in early childhood education an adventure-pedagogy; hobby-cellist
Studies at the University of Vienna: Journalism and Communications Sciences with majors in Documentary Film, Geography, and Ethnology, specializing on Iran
Film training with Prof. Mikunda (University of Vienna), Peter Elster (Media Department, Natural History Museum Vienna) as well as Sigi Menzel (Bavarian Broadcasting Corp, Munich)
1999 to 2004 employment in a PR agency
1999 to 2010 freelance employment with the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, later free adventure pedagogist an climbing therapist
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Erich Haderer

erichBorn in 1956 in Linz
Studies at the University of Vienna: Violin performance with Prof. G. Pichler (Alban Berg Quartett), Music Pedagogy, Instrumental Music Pedagogy and History
Musicological publications (contributions to folk music research)
Teaching (violin, chamber music and orchestral conducting) at the Graz/Oberschützen Academy of Music as well as at the Niawaran Institute, Teheran
Concertmaster of various orchestras, member of the Vienna Chamber Orchestra for almost 40 years and chamber music in various ensembles
Approx. 3000 concerts and teaching in 75 countries around the world, including numerous exotic destinations and appearances for royal families (e.g. Queen Sirikit in Bangkok, first concert of any classical string quartet in Nepal and Bhutan)

Close artistic co-operation with conductors, soloists and composers like Rudolf Barschai, Rudolf Buchbinder, Ivor Bolton, Richard Danielpour, Richard Egarr, Philippe Entremont, Adam Fischer, Heinz Holliger, Sir Neville Marriner, Gianandrea Noseda, Krysztof Penderecki, Günther Pichler, Jordi Savall, Heinrich Schiff, Uto Ughi and Stefan Vladar and formerly with Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Sándor Végh und Carlo Zecchi in numerous highly-reputed concert series in Vienna (Konzerthaus and Musikverein), Salzburg (Mozarteum), Berlin (Philharmonie), Paris (Theatre des Champs-Elysees), New York (Carnegie Hall), Tokio (Suntory Hall), Osaka (Symphonie Hall).

1980 to 1990 personnel manager and tour manager of the Vienna Chamber Orchestra
1985 first video recordings (Bautechnische Versuchsanstalt Wien)
1993 recipient of the Golden Medal of Merit of the Republic of Austria
Mountaineering worldwide (climbing of approximately 3500 peaks so far)

Joint Undertakings and Projects

Ulli&Erich im MittelmeerPlanning and implementation of adventure tourism projects in cooperation with the Lower Austrian provincial government (Nature & Sport Waidhofen an der Ybbs, Falkenmauer climbing site)
Interdisciplinary tourism project in central Iran (Anarak Transdisciplinary Center ATC)

Low budget production of documentary films (Austria, Canada, India, Iran, Mexico) with personal contribution of almost all components (script, filming under extreme conditions, editing, performance of soundtrack music, etc.)
2006 Film subsidies from the provincial government of Lower Austria and the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Art for the documentary Califias Goldinsel (Califia's Golden Isle)

First climbing and establishing of numerous alpine climbing routes and the setting up of new climbing gardens in the Alps, in the Balkans and in Iran  
Numborous adventure trips all over the world, ski tours, white water canoeing, paragliding
In the summer of 2002, a production by the Bavarian Broadcasting Corporation of their first climbing and subsequent securing of Schlossgespenst/Direct Northern Ridge, a route in the 1400 meter high north face of Schermberg in the Totes Gebirge Range, Upper Austria; with 42 pitches, it still stands as one of the longest climbing routes secured to a modern standard in the Alps
Diverse publications in alpine magazines
2005 Training as sport climbing practice leader at the Austrian Alpine Club

Since 2010 hiking and climbing trips as well as diverse outdoor activities with people of all ages in the academic as well as the private sector. In the framework of trans-disciplinary adventure pedagogy and therapeutic rock climbing we explore new paths with individuals, couples, families and small groups; since 2016 in cooperation with psycho- and ergotherapists.

Ständige Abwechslung bewahrt uns vor Routine.