BIOGRAPHY

Born in Meggenhofen/Upper Austria in 1963, studied organ
(Peter Planyavsky) and composition (Erich Urbanner) at the
Vienna University of Music. Works as a composer and musician
at the intersection of jazz and New Music. Performances at various
festivals in the country and abroad. Works with sound design
and live electronics.


Cooperation with Adelhard Roidinger, Max Nagl, Burkhard Stangl, Achim Tang, Patrice Heral, Joanna Lewis, Jonathan Bepler, Thomas Lehn, hans w. koch, Katharina Klement, Hannes Löschel, Franz Hautzinger, Peter Herbert, Lol Coxhill, John Russell, David Tronzo, Gerry Hemingway, Tony Buck, Nader Mashayekhi, Julia Fischer, Elisabeth Harnik, Chris Abrahams, Jonas Hellborg, Dickson Dee, Park Je Chun, Nana Schulz, sofia v bustorff, Hemma Geitzenauer, Christina Zurbrügg, Lull, Kollegium Kalksburg, Ensemble Wien 2001, Aktionstheater Ensemble, Tanzfabrik Wien, among others.

Performances include the Vienna Jazz Festival 1992, the Festival Hörgänge 1993 at the Vienna Concert House, Nickelsdorfer Konfrontationen 1995, 2003 & 2004, Jazzfestival Hoeilaart/Brussel 1996, Festival der Regionen 1997, London Jazz Festival 1997, Grabenfesttage 1998, Jazzfestival Saalfelden 1998, 2001, 2002 & 2004, Musikprotokoll/Steirischer Herbst 1998, Festival Le Mans 1999, Rabat/Marokko 1999, Taiwan Tour 1999, Belluard Bollwerk/Fribourg 1999, New York 1999, Viennale 1999, Festival Nevers 1999, V:NM Festival Graz 1999-2017, Ulrichsberger Kaleidophon 2000, 2001 & 2004, Bath Festival 2000, Jazzfestival Figeac 2000, Jazzfestival Tampere/Finnland 2000, Festival What Is Music/Sydney & Melbourne 2001, Hamburger Musikfest 2001, Festival Hörgänge 2002, MIMI Festival/Marseille 2002, USA-Tour April 2003, Festival Inntöne 2003, Festival Jazz à Junas 2004, Music Unlimited/Wels 2004, Efemérní Svêty Improvizace/Brno 2004, Donaufestival Krems 2005, Bregenzer Frühling 2005, Philharmonie Luxembourg 2005, the NOW now. Festival/Sydney & Open Frame/Brisbane 2006, Bregenzer Festspiele 2006, Wiener Festwochen 2006, New Vision Arts Festival/Hong Kong 2006, ad libitum Festival/Warschau 2007, Sommerblut Kulturfestival Köln 2008, Festival 4020 Linz 2009, Festival d'orgue de Dudelange/Luxemburg 2010, Japan Tour October 2013, Viertelfestival NÖ 2014, Gmundner Festwochen 2015, ORF Musikprotokoll @ Höhenrausch 2015.

Model – Nana Schulz