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3-9-3 project at IEM Graz

After years of composing music and sound sculptures for the IKO, IEM and gksh are going to develop a new artistic research project for the 3-9-3 array built by Stefan Riedel at IEM.

Interview broadcasted by WDR

In the run-up to the exhibition “gleAM” at art space Fuhrwerkswaage Cologne Peter Backof interviewed gksh for WDR radio.

New Paper on Sculptural Qualities

Together with former OSIL members Matthias Frank and Franz Zotter gksh has published the results from listening tests “Evaluation of Three Auditory-Sculptural Qualities Created by an Icosahedral Loudspeaker” in Applied Sciences.

CD-Recordings of Semaphor at CUBE/IEM

23.02 – 25.02.2019 – Dummy head recording of spatial sound-composition Semaphor for Helder tenor recorder and IKO at CUBE, Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics Graz with Susanne Fröhlich und Frank Schultz.

The Hudson Review New York on gleAM

Last year the final concert of the Edgard Varèse professorship at SIM Berlin was reviewed by the New York quarterly magazine of literature and the arts The Hudson Review. The article “Curious Conjunctions in Berlin” wonderfully written by Elizabeth Lyon can be found online here (gleAMreview) – scroll down until you see the IKO….! and […]

Talk at Kuenstlerhaus Graz

08.11.2018 – 06:00 p.m. – Round table – gksh, Constantinos Miltiadis, Elisabeth Fiedler, and Juergen Dehm – ON Immersion, Sculpture and Sound.

OSIL final Symposium

13.09. – 14-09.2018 – The sympoisium finalizes our compact spherical loudspeaker array research from the past 4 years, Orchestrating Space by Icosahedral Loudspeaker (OSIL).

IKO/OSIL International Summer School at MUMUTH Graz

10.09. – 12.09.2018 – Within the 3-day workshop it is possible to work and experiment with the 3 IEM Icosahedral Loudspeakers (IKO). There will be enough time for discussion and exchange of concepts and ideas in between.

SIMMRRRRRN with WFS at HAW Hamburg

14.08.2018 – After first experiments with the Wave Field Synthesis systems at TU studios Berlin and UdK/Sound Studies Berlin, the new spatial sound-composition was installed and further developed at the Department for Informatics of HAW Hamburg.

Performance at Kunstverein München

13.07.2018 – For the opening of Brud’s  “The Donut of Confusion” show Aditya Mandayam, gksh and Juan-Pablo Villegas where re-interpreting the space of “große Halle” at Kunstverein München as an audio-visual Ambisonics instrument in a live performance. k.m.

Masterclass at HAW Hamburg

04.06. – 07.06.2018 – Composing with Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Virtual Auditory Environments  

Semaphor Lab

09.05 – 12.05.2018 – Research and Rehearsals for the new piece for Helder Tenor Recorder and IKO at IEM Graz with Susanne Fröhlich.

Hugh crash-so far-not guilty

30.04. – 01.05.2018 – First works on new piece for solo bassoon and 4 headphones.1 with Stephanie Hupperich. Premiere 2019 year in Berlin.

Towards the Expanded Field at HDA Graz

Towards the Expanded Field – experimental and interdisciplinary approaches to immaterial spatiotemporal environments – Performances, Lectures, Exhibition

Workshop at HfBK Hamburg

26.01. – 27.01.2018 – with the experimental film class Katharina Pethke. Reflections on sound-picture relations: strategies, experiments and fears of loss.    

HAPPY NEW YEAR

I wish you all the very best for 2018! Thank you for 2017! gksh    

SIMMRRRN – new piece in WFS at TU Berlin

Developing a new spatial sound-composition in Wave-Field-Synthesis at the Electronic Studio of the TU Berlin as part of the Edgard Varèse professorship (Spatial Practices VII.).

Insonic 2017

07.12. – 10.12.2017 A workshop, two lectures and a concert at ZKM Karlsruhe

gleAM at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin

16.11. – 17.11.2017 –  Final concert of the cooperation between Hemholtz-Zentrum Berlin and gksh. After two years of research, exchange and composition the results will be presented in 4 concerts within 2 days in the BESSY II building at Adlershof Berlin.

Lecture and concert at Sounding out the Space Dublin

An International Conference on the Spatiality of Sound 2‒4 November 2017A collaboration between DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama, the Dublin School of Creative Arts and GradCAM Lecture on verbalization of sculptural sound phenomena in loudspeaker environments. grrawe (8 channel version) ist part of the concert programme. http://soundingout2017.com/

”Semaphor” continued

Continuing the work on Semaphor within the Edgard Varèse professorship at TU Berlin (Spatial Practices V). A space sound composition for IKO and Helder Tenor Recorder. A collaboration with Susanne Fröhlich.

gksh Edgard Varèse professor 17/18

gksh was announced next Edgard-Varèse guest professor of DAAD and TU Berlin. The activities within the professorship will be titled SPATIAL PRACTICES I-X. gksh will be teaching two main seminars Composing Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Computer Music and Spatial Concepts in the Sonic Arts as well as hosting a series of interviews on spatial practices […]

Keynote performance at MusA Karlsruhe

07.07.2017 3 p.m. University for Music Karlsruhe with Elena Ungeheuer performing the keynote for the conference on Sound in Music Karlsruhe. Space Always Matters. Does Spatialized Music Tell Us Any News?

“Semaphor” with Susanne Fröhlich

30.06.2017 gksh starts with the work on Semaphor, a space sound composition for IKO and Helder Tenor Recorder. A collaboration with Susanne Fröhlich.

“das Meer – the Sea” live at Analog Lucerne

24.06.2017 6:30 p.m. Bundesstrasse, Lucerne Performative live radio play for one speaker and live electronics das Meer – the Sea is a three-part literary-musical narrative by the Suhrkamp author Gunther Geltinger and the sound artist and composer Geriet K. Sharma. Speaker: Verena Lercher Live electronics: gksh Voices: Simon T. Roden I Georgette Dee Length 33’00’’

IKO Tour 2017

07.06. – 18.06.2017 gksh and Frank Schultz at the three week IKO Tour. Lectures, performances and concerts at HAW Hambrug, KONTAKTE festival Berlin and at ZKM Karlsruhe.  

“Eadweard’s Ears – Muybridge extended” Premiere Berlin

Berliner Editionen 1-4 08.02 – 11.02.2017 7:30 p.m. Uferstudios Berlin An interface for composers, dancers and musicians. Concept and direction: Penelope Wehrli Composition and Musical direction: Gerriet K. Sharma Choreographic development and dance: Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Rubato) Electric guitar: Alejandra Cardenas Bassoon: Stephanie Hupperich Percussion: Alexander Nickmann Funded by Hauptstadtkulturfond Berlin.

IKO Cologne Concert

CONCERT 17.11.2016 8 p.m. University of Applied Sciences – Karl-Schüssler Saal Concert with mirage 1, 4 & 6 and the IKO.

{kA}: Oblivous to Gravity at European Sound Art Award 2016

OPENING 23.10.2016 Sklupturen-Museum Glaskasten Marl … The room chosen by the composer – the FRENCH PAVILLION IN ZAGREB – is itself the important instrument here. What is examined both inside and outside: the space as an element of the compositional process. Not least by virtue of its structural characteristics and the materials used, which exert […]

Rigorosum

07.10.2016 7:30 p.m. Ira-Malaniuk-Saal, Reiterkaserne Graz Defense: Composing with Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Computer Music

“das Meer – the Sea” at Luzerner Theater

PERFORMANCE 24.09.2016 8 p.m. Box of LT Performatives Live-Hörstück für Sprecher, Stimmen und Live-Elektronik das Meer – the Sea is a three-part literary-musical narrative by the Suhrkamp author Gunther Geltinger and the sound artist and composer Gerriet K. Sharma.

BESSY II VSR sound sculptures from light impulses at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin

Cooperation between the research group at Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin and gksh of BESSY II VSR. By mid-2017 five sound sculptures will be produced using the icosahedral loudspeaker on the basis of the synchrotron data. The storage ring BESSY II VSR in Adlershof produces extremely brilliant photon pulses from the long-wave terahertz range to the hard […]

“Eadweard’s Ear – Muybridge extended” rehearsal start Berlin

SPACE-RESERACH project by Peneolope Wehrli Choreographic development and dance: Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Rubato) Programming and Interface-Design: Joa Glasstetter Composition and Musical direction: gksh Reacitve Ensemblecomposition for basson, e-guitar, percussion and live-electronic Funded by Hauptstadtkulturfond Berlin  

“mirage 5 & 6”

In the cause of the OSIL-project and the final works for the doctorate at the artistic-scientific doctoral school of the KUG the experiments and compositional processes have started.

“blist” at ZHdK Zürich

31.01. – 04.02.1016 3rd rehearsal phase with Verena Lercher and 16 record players at University of Arts Zurich. The free production and performance group blist deals with the exploration of performative and installative techniques and methods at the interface of body, language and new media.

OSIL_Lab listening experiments 3

07.01. – 14.01.2016 Listening experiments with probands on sculptural sound phenomena by the icosahedral loudspeaker at IEM Graz.

Lecture Recital & Concert at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

13.11.2015 Haus der Kulturen der Welt John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10 10557 Berlin SYMPOSIUM – Artistic Needs and Institutional Desires Are we – here OR there – together? Composing with Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Computer Music Towards a shared perceptual Space Lecture and concert with Icosahedral loudspeaker  

“spatial turns” – Passing Places at Bruch and Dallas Cologne

02.10.2015 9:30 p.m. Bruch & Dallas, Ebertplatz Köln spatial turns – Performance with recordplayer orchestra Daniel Burkhardt’s video exhibition uses two contiguous gallery rooms and also includes the environment of the Ebertplatz. Due to the arrangement of 8 identical record players in both gallery rooms, the visual setting is varied. 8 records produced for the […]

brittle film – Passing Places at Bruch & Dallas, Cologne

01.10.2015 10 p.m. Bruch & Dallas, Ebertplatz, Köln brittle film – Music for a video Within a concert for solo live electronics, the video work Passing Places is accompanied like 100 years ago in the cinema silent film era. The concert follows a linear structure, which develops acoustically through the entire length of the video. […]

“graphic below” at ICSA 2015

The HOA spatial sound composition graphic below is part of the Long Ambisonics Night at the ICSA 2015. The concert will be broadcasted live by Ö1.

OSIL_LAB

Three weeks of composing, writing and researching with the IKO and the OSIL-group at Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics Graz.

Izlog Festival Zagreb – Lecture

07.05.2015 6 p.m. Festival-Café Savska cesta 25, 10000 Zagreb – Croatia Lecture about spatial practices and the OSIL project at the festival centre.  

New series of works “mirage”

Start of the new series of spatial sound compositions for the IEM_icosahedral Louspeaker. Premiere of mirage 1 is planned for 06.05.2015 at Izlog festival Zagreb in Croatia.

Concert at EPARM Festival Graz

23.05.2015 7 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz Within the context of the EPARM festival gksh gives a concert at the concert evening of the artistic doctoral school Graz.  

Lecture on Building-Sound Compositions Music Biennale Zagreb

20.04.2015 3 p.m. MM, SC Center Savska cesta 25, 10000 Zagreb – Croatia After completing the building-sound composition for and with the French Pavilion in Zagreb gksh gives a lecture on the series of works and the ensemble {kA}: Chambers for Space Inquiries.

Izlog Festival Zagreb — Concert 1

19.04.2015 8:30 p.m. French Pavillion SC Savska cesta 25, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia Three pieces for an icosahedral speaker at the French Pavilion Zagreb at the Izlog-festival for Soundart and experiemental music. The concert is also the opening event for the three year FWF/PEEK project OSIL.    

Building-Sound composition for the French Pavillion at the Music Biennale Zagreb

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity – series Curated by Davorka Begovic gksh will create a new building-sound composition for the historical building of the French Pavillion at the Music Biennale Zagreb. The compositon will be premiered on 18.04.2015 at 11:59 p.m. Further performances on the following seven evenings at the same time.

“Gegenwart der Erinnerung” at Schauspielhaus Graz

OPENING 15.01.2015 7:30 p.m. Schauspielhaus Graz Spatial sound compoistion for the theatre play Gegenwart der Erinnerung by Gert Jonke. Director: Christiane Pohle Set and Costume: Penelope Wehrli Composition: gksh Percussion: Matthias Frank Trumpet / Flugelhorn: Lukas Hirzberger with Sebastian Reiß I Christoph Rothenbuchner I Philine Bührer I Florian Köhler I Thomas Frank I Franz Xaver Zach […]

PEEK application “Orchestrating Space by Icosahedral Loudspeaker” was accepted

Orchestrating Space by Icosahedral Loudspeaker The application by Franz Zotter, Matthias Frank und gksh was accepted by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) within the framework of the Programme for Arts-based Reseach (PEEK). For the next three years the group will work on spatial sound research and composition with the IEM-Icosahedral Loudspeaker.  

Workshop at HFBK Hamburg

22.11. – 23.11.2014 HFBK Hamburg Reflections on sound-picture relations: strategies, experiments and fears of loss.    

signale-graz 1001 with works by gksh

The 9th edition within the concert series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Composition, Radioart and Performance. Curated by Prof. Gerhard Eckel. 11.11.2014 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti Hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT grrawe, firniss, grafik unten, I_LAND – Space sound compositions for icosahedron loudspeakers, loudspeaker dome by gksh lose enden – Installation for rescue blankets by […]

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity / building sound-compositions / Haus Johannes Graz

Sharma G.K., Bergmann N. – {kA}: Oblivious to Gravity, building sound-compositions Haus Johannes Graz –  in: yearbook of the Institute for Art in Public Spaces 2014 and Public Art – Art in Public Spaces Styria 2012/13. Edition by Elisabeth Fiedler and Dirk Möllmann, Publishing house for Modern Art Vienna (AT).

“das Meer-the Sea” and “RISS-CRACK” at Tuscany Hall Wuerzburg

CONCERT 28.05.2014 7:30 p.m. Tuscany Hall of the Residency Wuerzburg The Institute of Musicology will present both radiophonic hearplays das Meer (the Sea) and RISS-(TEAR) by Suhrkamp author Gunther Geltinger and gksh in a loudspeaker concert at the Tuscany Hall in the Wuerzburg residency. Inbetween the two works, Oliver Wiener talks with the author and […]

MUMUTH Labor Graz

22 .04. – 27.04.2014 Installation of I_LAND for the 29-speaker dome of the György Ligeti Hall and testing of the Icosahedral loudspeaker for concert performance at MUMUTH Graz.

Residency at ZKM Karlsruhe

TALK with Ludger Brümmer within the framework of IMA lab No.22. 06.02.2014 6 p.m. at KUBUS of ZKM gksh will continue his work on the spatial sound composition graphic below during his residency at the Centre for Art and Media Karlsruhe.    

Sound installation for the theatre play “Lungs”

OPENING 24.01.2014 8 p.m. Schauspielhaus Graz Director: Sam Brown Set and costume: Hanna Penatzer Soundinstallation: gksh with Jan Gerrit Brüggemann, Verena Lercher For the piece Lungs by Duncan Macmillan gksh developed together with the London based director Sam Brown a sound installation for the stage space. Fragments from the book 10 Billions by Stephen Emmot […]

I_LAND at Ahead Festival Vilnius

OPENING 21.11.2013 7 p.m. I_LAND is part of the Ahead Festival concert program–opening of the new Ambisonics dome at Astronomical Observatory of the Vilnius University, Lithuania. FURTHER PERFORMENCES 22.11.2013 at 5 p.m. I 7 p.m. I 9 p.m. 03.12.2013 at 5 p.m. I 7.p.m.  

signale-graz 1000

8th concert in the series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Comosition, Radio Art and Performance. Curated by gksh. 08.11.2013 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT Works by Ramón González-Arroyo INTRODUCTION 7:30 p.m. MUMUTH-lounge      

“My little Vegas” at Forum Stadtpark Graz

OPENING 21.09.2013 7 p.m. For the finissage of the exhibition Interstices – Zwischenräume by Georgios Marentakis, David Pirrò, Johanna Reiner, Raphael Kapeller – gksh and Marko Ciciliani play My little Vegas using the 48 speaker setup of the installation. Artistis: Marko Ciciliani I Raphael Kapeller I David Pirrò I Martin Rumori I gksh Supported by […]

{kA}: The Chambers for Space Inquiries at Musiknacht Cologne

OPENING 14.09.2013 10 p.m. St. Peters Church Cologne {kA}: The Chambers for Space Inquiries will perform a spatial building-composition by using the issit (in situ sound installation tool) that was delveloped since 2010 and comprises a multichannel audio system with 32 speakers and software tools for the question and answer play with the site. This […]

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity / building sound-compositions

Sharma G.K. – {kA}: Oblivious to Gravity. building sound-compositions in (half-) puplic spaces (in German) in Staging and Effects – the Magic of Scenography (chapter in book). Edition by Ralf Bohn and Heiner Wilharm, Transcript publishing house, 2013.

Final Concert of Artist in Residence Programme Wuerzburg

03.07.2013 8 p.m. Toscana Hall Historical Residency Building, Wuerzburg After the two years residency in which the Atelier Klangoschung (Sound Research) was founded, the triology grrawe, firniss & graphic below by gksh will be performed in a final concert. For this event a mobile 40-loudspeakers instrument “hive” that was planned, developed and established during the […]

Final works on “graphic below” at Toscana Hall Wuerzburg

21.05. and 24.05.2013 Within a final session the spatial sound-Composition graphic below is finished at Toscana hall in the Wuerzburg Residency building. The piece will be premiered on 03.07.2013 in cooperation with the Atelier Klangforschung of the University of Wuerzburg.

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7th concert in the series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Comosition, Radio Art and Performance. Curated by gksh. 26.04.2013 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT Works by Sandeep Bhagwati INTRODUCTION 7:30 p.m. MUMUTH-lounge    

“Rauschen und Brausen I” at Urban Transition Exibition, Kunstverein Ingolstadt

OPENING 18.04.2013 7 p.m. Galerie im Theater Schloßlände 1 Rauschen und Brausen I by Daniel Burkhardt with sound composition by gksh will be part of the video art exhibition Urban Transition – paths through the city at Kunstverein Ingolstadt with other works by Heike Baranowsky, Jörg Herold, Mischa Kuball, Angela Melitopoulos und Jan Verbeek.  

“graphic below” study 2 at staircase No.3

15.04.2013 8 p.m. Inffeldgasse 10/3, Graz The 3rd concert with and within the soundinstallation staircas. The installation was opend in 2008 with a first concert and has been integral part of the acoustic building since that time. Works by Martin Rumori, David Pirrò, Hans Holger Rutz and gksh.

Working for the Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics

In 2013 gksh will work for and with the Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics Graz. The joint work of recent years with Franz Zotter will be continued in the development of the icosahedral loudspeaker as a tool for spatial composition and concert instrument. In addition, gksh will curate the concert series signal-graz with Prof. […]

signale-graz 0110

6th event of the concert series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Composition, Radio Art and Performance. Curated by gskh. 14.11.2012 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti Saal Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT Heterotopolis by Marko Ciciliani, Austrian Premiere Light Design: Marko Ciciliani Laser Design: Marcel Bühler With the participation of the ensemble Bakin Zub. INTRODUCTION 7:30 p.m. […]

“Copia” and “Abandonee” – Sound Installation at Universitiy Wuerzburg

OPENING 31.10.2012 7:30 p.m. Institute of Music Research – University Wuerzburg INSTALLATION I Copia by Gerriet K. Sharma and Oliver Wiener Studiensammlung Musikinstrumente – Residenzplatz 2A INSATLLATION II Abandonee – by Gerriet K. Sharma and Dirk Specht Binaural headphone installation of the space-sound composition Abandonee (2006/07) Studiensammlung Musikinstrumente – Residenzplatz 2A Open between 01.11. – 06.12 […]

“grrawe” and “firniss” at ICMC 2012 Ljubljana

05.09. – 09.09.2012 The spatial sound compositions grrawe and firniss (study 3) have been invited to the International Computermusic Concerence 2012. The two versions for IKO were created in close cooperation with Franz Zotter (IEM).  

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity opens at regionale XII

OPENING 22.07.2012 After four weeks of testing and installation the building sound composition in the old tannery Anna-Neumann-Straße 20, Murau opens. The work can be experienced every day from 23.07. – 22.07.2012 at 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.    

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity – Building sound composition at regionale XII

28.05.2012 The works at Alte Gerberei – Old Tannery in Murau have started. After several tests and Inquiries a further Building-Composition will be developed untill the opening of the regionale XII on 22.06.2012. The work is part of the cicle {kA}: Oblivious to Gravity. Supported by {kA}: Chambers for Space Inquiries I Institute of Electronic […]

Audiovisual Spatial Compositions with Daniel Burkhardt and gksh in Enschede

TIDE 26.04.2012 7 p.m 21 rozendaal – Het Rozendaal 21 7523 XG Enschede, NL Der Schlaf & die Betäubung and Rauschen und Brausen I 16.05.2012 11 a.m TETEM kunstruimte, Stroinksbleekweg 16 7523 ZL Enschede, NL For the first time, Daniel Burkhardt and gksh show all three joint works together. They were invited by 21 rozendaal […]

signale-graz 0101

5th Event of the concert series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithhmic Composition, Radio Art and Performance. Curated by gksh. 23.03.2012 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz KONZERT More Dust & Stalks and Trees and Drops and Clouds Martin Lorenz by Herbert Brün Oscillations by Luc Döbereiner Psappha & S.709 by Methexis Iannis […]

Premiere “The Big Bang” at Theater Tuchlaube in Aarau-Switzerland

The piece that was developed by Capri Connection and gksh in the beginning of 2012 about the CERN and the brave quest for the Higgs-Boson. Direction: Anna-Sophie Mahler Dramaturgy and Produciton: Boris Brüderlin Space-soundcomposition and live sound-direction : Gerriet K. Sharma Stage Design: Duri Bischoff Costume: Mirjam Egli Light Design: Demian Wohler with: Susanne Abelein, […]

Premiere “Big Bang – The Search for the Gottesteilchen”

09.02.2012 8 p.m. After 7 weeks rehearsal time the premiere takes place at Kaserne Basel. Direction: Anna-Sophie Mahler Dramaturgy and Produciton: Boris Brüderlin Space-soundcomposition and live electonics : Gerriet K. Sharma Stage Design: Duri Bischoff Costume: Mirjam Egli Light Design: Demian Wohler with Susanne Abelein, Thomas Douglas, Cathrin Störmer, Silvester von Hösslin The play was […]

Lecture Performance by {kA}: Chambers for Space Inquiries at tanzhaus NRW

13.01.2012 The lecture performance Reverb – between manipulation, simulation and situation takes place on at the symposium Frequenzdialoge. Zum Medieneinsatz in Tanz und Medienkunst and the festival Temps d’images at tanzhaus nrw, Duesseldorf. Above all, we perceive spaces in their physical condition due to the quality of their acoustic reverberation. Since reverberation can also be […]

signale-graz 0100 – dedicated to the 85th birthday of Gottfried Michael Koenig

Concert for the 85th birthday of Gottfried Michael Koenig at MUMUTH Graz. Curated by gksh. 16.12.2011 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz ROUND TABLE 6 p.m. lead by Elena Ungeheuer with Decroupet, Essl, Gasperini, González-Arroyo, Reith, Tazelaar und Gottfried Michael Koenig CONCERT 60 Blätter – Essay – Intermezzo – Klangfiguren II – […]

Premiere “WEREWOLF WORKLOAD” at Minoritensaal Graz

10.11.2011 8 p.m. Minoritensaal, Mariahilferplatz 3 Text-Sound-Performance by Jörg Albrecht and gksh. In cooperation with the IEM Graz, the Atelier Klangforschung University of Wuerzburg. Supported by Land Steiermark.    

Special Grant by the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz

gksh receives a special grant for the realisation of his Master-project {kA}: Oblivious to Gravity from the Universtiy of Performing Arts Graz. “We want to promote outstanding students from whom we can expect essential independent achievements in the development and development of the arts. (KUG)”  

Audiovisual installation with Daniel Burkhardt

AUS DEN AUGENWINKELN by Daniel Burkhardt. OPENING 30.09 2011 7 p.m. Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Dortmund As part of the exhibition, Daniel Burkhardt (DEW21 Art Award Winner 2010) and gksh will be presenting the joint new work Der Schlaf & die Betäubung (Sleep and Sedation).      

Premiere “Geister in Princeton” Schauspielhaus Graz

WORLD PREMIERE of the play Geister in Princeton by Daniel Kehlman 24.09.2011 7:30 p.m. Schauspielhaus Graz Direction: Anna Badora Set: Raimund Orfeo Voigt Music and sound composition: gksh with Johannes Silberschneider and the ensemble of the Schauspielhaus Graz.  

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity – Building sound composition Graz

CONCERT 29.08. and 30.08.2011 Sauraugasse 4, Graz After the first building of {kA}: Oblivious to Gravity was explored and investigated in Würzburg in July 2011, the next one follows already in August, namely in Graz. Since 1st August 2011 the building in Sauraugasse 4 is compositionally explored. After one week of space inquiry, sound materials […]

{kA}: Oblivious to Gravity – Building sound composition in Wuerzburg

CONCERT 30.07.2011 Officers villa 3 at Hubland After the four-week stay in the building the first building sound composition will be finished and presented to an audience. The photo and audio documentation will shortly be published on the website. Booklet, texts and recordings follow in autumn.  

“cornerghostaxis#1” in Oslo

PERFORMANCE 31.05.2011 Oslo Town Hall The piece for ambisonic sound projection and solo bassoon cornerghostaxis#1 was invited for a concert at the New Interfaces for Musical Expressions conference – NIME 2011 in Oslo. Soloist: Dana Jessen Composition and Sound concept: gksh    

“Macbeth in the City” at Sommerblut 2011 Cologne

INSTALLATION 13.05. – 15.05.2011 The listening installation Macbeth in the City is reinstalled for the Sommerblut-Festival 2011 in the city centre of Cologne. The audience moves with an audio guide on a parc through the center of Cologne and experiences a fusion of the classical piece with the city life. A project by Bettina Eberhard […]

“Faust hat Hunger und verschluckt sich an einer Grete” – Opening

OPENING 30.04.2011 8 p.m. Schauspielhaus Graz The play Faust hat hunger und verschluckt sich an einer Grete by Ewald Palmetshofer will be premiered after seven weeks of rehearsing at the Schauspielhaus Graz. Direction: Anna-Sophie Mahler Set and costume: Sophie Krayer Space-sound concept and music: gksh with Katharina Klar I Pia Luise Händler I Verena Lercher […]

“WEREWOLF WORKLOAD” funded bei Cultural Department Styria

The performance project WEREWOLF WORKLOAD by Jörg Albrecht und gksh, started in September 2010, will be funded by the Culutral Department Styria. The premiere will take place at the Großer Minoriten Saal Graz at the end of October 2011.    

“melt” and “loose ends” at PactZollverein Essen

INSTALLATION 25.02.2011 PactZollverein Essen During the 43rd Ateliers presentations both works melt and loose ends will be shown. Theses spatial sound-compositions deal with material transformations, the choreographie of perception and the sculptural aspects of sound.      

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3rd concert in the series for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Comosition, Radio Art and Performance in cooperation with impuls 2011. Curated by gksh. CONCERT 14.02.2011 7:30 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti Saal Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz PROGRAM Live-electronic works by Del Prete, Essl, Jun, Toro-Pérez, Yurtsevich    

“loose ends”- Residency at PactZollverein Essen

February 2011 Further development of the spatial-sound installation loose ends during the residency at PactZolverein Essen. Started in 2010 in Graz, the work will be installed over the month on the small stage – slowly.    

Start with works on “firniss”

firniss is the counterpart to grrawe. During the rehearsals and performances of grrawe, various new ideas emerged, which offer different space-compositional possibilities for the icosahedral loudspeaker. Aspects that could only be indicated in the first composition are deepened and further developed in firniss.  

Opening of the exhibition “klang körper räume” at Kunsthaus Mürzzuschlag

12.01.2011 A headphone installation of the spatial sound composition I_LAND by gksh is shown at the exhibition klang körper räume at Kunsthaus Mürzzuschlag. Further works are shown by Le Corbusier I Earl Brown I Ben Van Berkel I Beat Furrer I Werner Jauk I Bernhard Leitner I Klaus Kada I LichtblauWagner I the next ENTERprise […]

Research grant by the bm:wf

The University of Music and Performance Arts Graz bestows a research grant by the bm:wf – Ministry for Science and Research – to gksh.  

Performance lecture about “Peepshow” at Kunstverein Graz

14.12.2010 gksh gives a performance lecture on the space-sound composition for Peepshow at the symposium Longing for…. at Kunstverein Graz. Further talks, lectures and performances with Richard Siegal I Alessio Silvestrin I Andreas Lichtblau I Susanna Wagner I Nik Haffner I Werner Jauk I Louise Wagner I Bernhard Leitner I Klaus Kada I Darral Toulon […]

2nd Workshop at Academy of Fine Arts and Design at Halle

19.11. – 21.11.2010 SoundscapesBodyofSoundSoundSpace – sound as basis for artistic works Workshop and tests with space-sound-constellations Department Media Art Halle While the first two parts of the workshop in the summer semester dealt with text-sound and image-sound relations, the third was about artistic handling of spatial sound.      

Workshop at the University of Art and Design Halle

May and November 2010 Department of Media Art Workshop and tests on speech-sound and image-sound relations. Sound as a starting point for artistic work: SoundscapeSoundbodiesSoundspace. While the first two parts of the workshop dealt with text-sound and image-sound relations in the summer semester, the third part in November dealt with the space-related artistic handling of […]

“WERWOLF WORKLOAD” with Jörg Albrecht at hörgeRede Festival Graz

24.10.2010 6 p.m. Kleiner Minoritensaal Graz Together with the author and new “Stadtschreiber” of Graz Jörg Albrecht gksh presents the Text_Soundperformance WERWOLF WORKLOAD at hörgeREDE Festival curated by Elevate Graz. Further performences by Fritz Ostermayer (AT) with Felix Kubin (DE) I Oswald Egger (IT) with Christof Dienz (AT) I Yoko Tawada (JP) with Nik Bärtsch […]

signale graz

2nd concert in the series signale-graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Comosition, Radio Art and Performance. Curated by gksh. 22.10.2010 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György-Ligeti-Hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT algorithmic compositions by Geßler I Harnik I Mayer I Nachtmann I Papageorgiou I Schaufler I Stankovski I Toufektsis      

restaging of “Peepshow”

13.10.2010 Restaging of Peepshow by Marie Brassard at Schauspielhaus Graz. Direction: Anna-Sophie Mahler Set and costume: Sophie Krayer Dramaturgy: Regula Schröter Sound concept and live-electronic music: gksh Performance: Martina Stilp, gksh    

“Macbeth in the City” by Ulbe Production

OPENING 09.09.2010 Listening installation Macbeth in the City in the city centre of Cologne. A project by Bettina Eberhard und Ulrike Schwab. Music and Sound composition by gksh. The audience moves with an audio guide on a parc through the center of Cologne and experiences a fusion of the classical piece with the city life. […]

“grrawe” at DAFx-Concert at Mumuth Graz

07.09.2010 The spatial sound-composition grrawe is part of the DAFx-Concert programme at MUMUTH Graz. grrawe has emerged from a cooperation between Franz Zotter and gksh. The piece was presented as commissioned work by the IEM at the Forum Alpbach 2009.  

Workshop at Academy of Fine Arts and Design at Halle

13.05. – 16.05.2010 SoundscapesSoundbodySoundSpace – Sound as basis for artistic works. Workshop and tests with text-sound and image-sound relations. Department Media Art Halle The first two parts of the workshop in the summer semester dealt with text-sound and image-sound relations.  

signale graz 0001 – 1st concert evening at MUMUTH Graz

1st concert series of signale graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Composition, Radioart and Performance. Curated by gksh. 26.03.2010 7:45 p.m. MUMUTH, György Ligeti hall Lichtenfelsgasse 14, Graz CONCERT Compositions by Truax I Boulez I Kosugi I Smalley I Gonzalez-Arroyo I György Ligeti The biannual concert series of signale-graz of the University of Music and Performing Arts […]

rehearsals for concert series “signale graz”

22.02.2010 The IEM starts with the speaker setups at MUMUTH concert hall Graz for the concert series signale graz for Electroacoustic Music, Algorithmic Composition, Radioart and Performance.  

“das Meer – the Sea” live in Berlin with Simon Roden

01.02.2010 During the opening evening of the exhibition new talents – junge biennale Köln Simon Roden and gksh perform das Meer – the Sea at Landesvertretung North Rhine-Westphalia, Berlin. Performative live radio play for one speaker, voices and live electronics das Meer – the Sea is a three-part literary-musical narrative by the Suhrkamp author Gunther […]

“Peepshow” – Opening

07.01.2010 After 5 months of preparation and 7 weeks of rehearsals, Peepshow by Marie Brassard  was premiered at Schauspielhaus Graz. Direction: Anna-Sophie Mahler Set and costume: Sophie Krayer Dramaturgy: Regula Schröter Sound concept and live-electronics: gksh Performance: Martina Stilp, gksh  

Motion-Enabled Live Electronics

Eckel G., Pirrò D., Sharma G.K. – Motion-Enabled Live Electronics –  in: Proceedings of the SMC 2009 – 6th Sound and Music Computing Conference Porto (PRT).

“cornerghostaxis # 1″ at BEEM

11.07.2009 cornerghostaxis #1 is presented at BEEM (Bodily Expression in Electronic Music) symposium at MUMUTH-concert hall Graz. Soloist: Dana Jessen Composition and Sound concept: Gerriet K. Sharma  

Workshop at Abtei Grammar School Duisburg

June 2009 Workshop on the history and techniques of radio art – ars acoustica. Production of a hear play with students of Abtei Grammer School Duisburg for Traumzeitfestival 2009, Duisburg. PREMIERE 4-Channel installation at Soundart 09 (Traumzeitfestival)