The Styrian Voices aka STYV for short are a young austrian pop choir, which was founded in 2016 and since 2020 is a part of the Johann-Joseph-Fux-Konservatorium in Graz. STYV wants to be a platform for young talents and give them an outlet for their creativity, musicality and foster their enthusiasm. This project is supervised by the choir director Patrik Thurner and the beatboxer Ivory Parker.
Patrik Thurner is a singer, composer, arranger living in Graz/Austria that has studied jazz voice, voice pedagogy and jazz composition and arrangement. He is currently teaching pop voice at the Johann-Joseph-Fux-Konservatorium and the University for Music and Performing Arts Vienna (MDW) where he also directs two pop choirs. “