1983-2000 dean of the Jazz department at the Music University Graz.
Associate Jazz Artist at the Royal Academy London.
2003 - 2012 Chairman of the IASJ - International Association of Schools of Jazz.
2002 - 2009 Vice-chairman Advisory Board of the EYJO - European Youth Jazz Orchestra, Denmark
Several times voted as „Austrian musician of the year“.
Soloconcerts „Wiener Festwochen“, „Solo,Duo,Trio“ Krakow...
Since 1978, Karlheinz Miklin Trio (Ewald Oberleitner b, Karlheinz Miklin jr.d); nine CD/LP released, Festivals, TV- and Radiorecordings all over the world, with guests such as Art Farmer, Albert Mangelsdorff, Sheila Jordan, Mark Murphy, Enrico Rava, Bill Dobbins, Ed Neumeister, Armen Donelian, Karl Ratzer, Wolfgang Puschnig......
- Aniversario - Sketches from Illyro-Argentina by Ian Patterson
...belongs to the best of contemporary European Jazz. El Pais (Spain)
...a musician with glowing expression. Jazz Podium (Germany)
...multi-reed-player with a strong sound. Coda Magazine (Canada)
...a blues-rooted force in the tenor playing that is deep seated and effective. Cadence (USA)
...has a big, soulful, breathy sax sound. Cue (South Africa)
...surprised with the depth of his interpretation. La Nacion (Argentina)