Michael Schneider is a German flutist, recorder participant, and conductor who specializes in historically informed efficiency practices. As successful from the ARD Competition in Munich in 1978, Schneider started his career executing with Camerata Köln, and he also founded the time musical instruments ensemble La Stagione Frankfurt. In 1980, he became a teacher at the faculty of Arts in Berlin, and he provides taught at the faculty of Music and Dramatic Arts in Frankfurt, where he developed a training course on interpretation of period music. Schneider provides given get better at classes on the Jerusalem Early Music Workshop, the Conservatoire de Paris, and the summertime Academy in Innsbruck. He provides appeared using the Northwest German Philharmonic Orchestra, the Magdeburg Philharmonic Orchestra, the MDR Leipzig Radio Chamber Philharmonic, the Cappella Coloniensis, the Zurich Chamber Orchestra, as well as the Israel Chamber Orchestra. Schneider provides produced many discoveries of neglected repertoire, including functions by Georg Philipp Telemann, Alessandro Scarlatti, George Frederick Handel, Alessandro Stradella, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Franz Ignaz Beck, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Franz Joseph Haydn, Georg Anton Benda, yet others. In 2000, Schneider earned the Telemann Award of the town of Magdeburg, in appreciation for his dedication to the composer.