Johannes KRETZ

www.johanneskretz.org

Works

Instrumentation: Sopranblockflöte und Tasteninstrument (Klavier oder Synthesizer)

Year of Creation: 1990
NE 22 012
Instrumentation: Klarinette und Klavier

Year of Creation: 2013
NE 22 024
Instrumentation: Klavier

Year of Creation: 1990
NE 03 003/5
Instrumentation: Klavier

Year of Creation: 1990
NE 03 003/6
Instrumentation: Klavier

Year of Creation: 1990
Sample:
Instrumentation: Klavier

Year of Creation: 1990
NE 03 001/6

Curriculum Vitae

Johannes Kretz

composer, electronics performer, artistic researcher

Born 1968 in Vienna.

Studies (composition, pedagogy) at the music academy Vienna with F. BURT and M. JARRELL and mathematics at the University Vienna • 1992/93: studies at IRCAM, Paris with Marco Stroppa and Brian Ferneyhough

1994-2003 Assistant/Professor for computer music at the International Bartok Seminar in Szombathely (H) • 1996-2001 Teacher for music theory and composition at the conservatory of Vienna since 1997: teacher for for computer music at the university for music and performing arts Vienna (mdw), since 2001 also music theory, since 2004 also composition, since 2009: habilitation in composition, associate professor • 2008-2019: Head of ZiMT (“center for innovative music technology”) of mdw, 2013-2021 dean/head of department of the Institute for composition, electro-acoustics and Tonmeister education of mdw • 2018-2021: project leader of “creative (mis)understandings”, a 3-year artistic research project funded by FWF-PEEK. Since 2020 head of the artistic research center (ARC) of mdw. 2021: Chair of Conference Committee of the 12th International Conference of Artistic Research of the Society for Artistic Research (SAR)

Founding member of NewTonEnsmble Vienna, of the European Bridges Ensemble, the international composers group PRISMA, and of ikultur.com. Co-curator of aNOther festival Vienna together with Wei-Ya Lin.

Scholarships and Awards: e.g. Austrian Federal Grant 1997, Stiftung Delz (CH, 2001), Theodor Körner Prize 2004

Commissions of work & performances at/with National Theater Hall, Taipei, Wien modern festival, Festival Ars Electronica, Konzerthaus Wien, Eclat festival Stuttgart, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble On Line, Vienna Flautists, quartett22, Internationale Lemgoer Orgeltage, Haller Bachtage, Triton Trombone Quartett, Wiener Kammerchor.

Performances in Austria, Germany, Poland, France, Czechia, Hungary, Turkey, Latvia, Lithuania, Argentinia, Mexico, Canada, USA, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, China, Uzbekistan, Iran, India.

Johannes KRETZ