previous & upcoming

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2017

november

30
installation pedal drones and
performance presumption&failure
@trugschluss konzerte #12, munich

19
new piece for raummusik und so
@ alte feuerwache (ausstellungshalle), cologne

october

20
performing pounding ponc and other works
@ exposition of new music, sklelena louka, brno/cz

may

24-28
workshop + performance
@ sound days, liepaja, latvia

2016

november

16
hortus clavichordium
for clavichord, live electronic and 2 improvising musicians
with annette maye, clarinet and elisabeth coudoux, cello
@ kunst-station sankt peter, koeln

6
strings attached
performance together with annegret heinl(de) & jan steklik(cz)
@ kuenstlerforum, bonn

5
smart_crash
performance for a volunteer orchestra of networked smartphones and tablets
@ salon des amateurs, digitale festival, duesseldorf

october

30
glocke + tier (bell + beast)
for carillon and a group of performers with portable radios
@ radiorevolten festival, halle

september

24
the earworm experiment
live electronic music together with dirk specht
@ meakusma festival, eupen

16-18
tuerorgel / door organ
soundinstallation for 3 moving doors and feedbacksystems
@ sound moves symposion, artoll, bedburg-hau

july

11
70 coconuts for clarence barlow
contribution to Bar70w
symposium and festival in honour of barlows 70 birthday
@ alte feuerwache, koeln

9
klang & strom
ensemble fuer nichtgekonnte musik / students of ph karlsruhe
@ ex-leo, run by die anstoß e.v., karlsruhe

june

21
mapping the sun
video + sound for the online project mapping - vues et apercus / orte und sichten / sites and sight
by aquarium compagnie, france

4
YouMe
network concert between institute of music @nctu, taiwan and
klanglabor@ academy of media arts, cologne
4 musicians on each side, 8 channels of audio total + video + livestream on youtube

may

26
HI MATE @ HEIMAT
ensemble fuer nichtgekonnte musik
@ Gedenk- und Bildungsstätte Andreasstraße, erfurt

20+21
when in doubt, duck
@ pact zeche zollverein, essen

march

5 - 23:05 (GMT +1)
the O. theorem - alphabet 5/11
eletronic music
@ radio program "The artist's corner"
commissioned by hr2 kultur

1
il poco dolce for three instruments
@ "the world according to bob" - two days of music and talks around bob gilmore
city university, london

january

24
autoreaktives hauskonzert
together with elisabeth fuegemann, ilan volkov, marcus schmickler
@ opekta ateliers, cologne

2015

december

12
electronic concert together with peter behrendsen
@ festival fuer experimentelle musik muenchen

november

29
il poco dolce for three instruments (2015)
is premiered by the trio scordatura
in a concert dedicated to the renaissance composer nicola vicentino
@ muziekgebouw, amsterdam

23-28
together with my friends from ensemble fuer nicht gekonnte musik
participation in their project leerstand (vacancy)
for artistic interventions in empty shops.
muelheim, cologne

20-21
installations rendez vous and drumstick
the piece keys+knives and a solo performance
@ tectonics festival tel aviv

18
when in doubt, duck
sounddesign for a new theatre piece by tine van aerschot
@ kaai studios, brussels
in cooperation with Kaaitheater / PACT Zollverein (essen) / Gessnerallee (zuerich) / Vooruit (gent) / wpZimmer (antwerpen)

11
a warning commentary on resonance III
collaboration with pia palme
@ essl museum, klosterneuburg/austria

august

14
collaboration with pia palme for the opening concerts
@ hotel pupik artist residency
schrattenberg/austria

june

14
katalogos for string quintet in 5 tone et and actions (1999)
performed by christopher williams and the miranda quartet
@ infektion! festival for new musical theatre,
staatsoper im schiller theater, berlin

13 - 21
soundinstallations leichte muse and
a new work"camera obscura acustica" for the gardens of the mendel museum
@ exposition of new music / brno international music festival, brno

may

18
performance strings attached
together with annegret heinl(de) & jan steklik(cz)
@ plato, ostrava

6 - 21
soundinstallation leichte muse
during an exhibition of the wonderful rosenberg museum
@ alexander ochs private, berlin

3
doing a live remix with multiple laptops, operated by volunteers
of a concert by IL LUSORIUS
(meike herzig recorders & serpent, albrecht maurer fidel,
violin a.o., annette maye clarinets)
@ musiklabor, rhenania koeln

2
doing a live remix of a concert by IL LUSORIUS
(meike herzig recorders & serpent, albrecht maurer fidel,
violin a.o., annette maye clarinets)
@ schauspielhaus bergneustadt

ben patterson: the lost tape
radiophonic realisation of ben pattersons search
for his first tape piece and a reconstruction thereof
commissioned by hr2 kultur frankfurt

january

14
privat klavier quartett [radio]
radio piece from the recording of my 2014 piece
privat klavier quartett
for 4 pianists, 1 grandpiano and a game of cards
commissioned by hr2 kultur frankfurt

2014

december

13
schoener scheitern im advent
(merrier failing in advent)
performance with the ensemble fuer nicht gekonnte musik
(ensemble for non mastered musics)
@ tanztheater erfurt

8
performing at FEEDBACK - 120TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
produced by resonance fm
@ cafe oto, london

5
sounderbar -experimental drinks & experimental music
together with andrea pieroni, ethnobiologist
produced by bbk in cooperation with die beste aller welten
@ matjoe, cologne

november

23
formosas famous teatime brunch
huikuan lin (taiwan) - pipa
lucia mense - recorders
chao-ming tung (taiwan) - erhu & electronic
peter behrendsen & hans w. koch - electronic
@opekta ateliers, koeln

14 - 23
sonic memory - an audio game installation
as part of play instinct@ goethe institute
and audio art festival, krakow

october

23 + 24
workshop about experimental electronic music in schools and
concert with works by composers from the experimental music yearbook
(from the cd west coast soundings)
@ sinuston festival, magdeburg

17 - nov 23
circle of fifths [realtime version]
for "on the edge of perceptibility"
soundart exhibition @ art hall, budapest

september

7- oct 5
sounding the fabric
soundinstallation for soundseeing V
@ textilwerk bocholt

august

4-15
workshop as consulting artist
for the transart team of national chiao tung university
for their upcoming exhibition @ digital art center taipei, taiwan

july

12 + 13
below low
caput (josef novotny, heimo wallner, hans w. koch)
presents pieces for a DIY-sub bass organ
commissioned by viertelfestival lower austria
@ stift zwettl, austria

june

27 + july 2nd
meisterscheitern
performances with the ensemble fuer nicht gekonnte musik
(ensemble for non mastered musics)
@ matjö, koeln

10
circle of fifths [realtime version]
@ EMS14 - electroacoustic music studies network conference, berlin

1
workshop concert with students
for soundseeing V
@ cuba cultur, muenster

may

9 - 11
zifferblatt witten
a special version of circle of fifths as a realtime clock version
in a joint installation with jens brand
@ wittener tage für neue kammermusik, witten

2 - june 1
soundinstallation leichte muse
for soundseeing V @ cuba cultur, muenster

april

30
privat klavier quartett
for 4 pianists, a grand piano and a card game
commissioned by hr2 kultur
@ lange nacht der neuen musik, musikhochschule, frankfurt

12
release concert for our cd west coast soundings with composers from the experimental music yearbook
@ kolumba museum, koeln

march

29 + 30
12 tone chord long duration action
together with martin phelps, michael hirsch and christian jendreiko
as part of "12 kosmische beispiele", a series of events curated by christian jendreiko
@ bergerkirche, duesseldorf

23 - aril 27
circle of fifths (realtime version)
@ kunsthaus, wiesbaden

13
concert with the ginger ensemble & hans koch
@ dampfzentrale, bern

08 - june 9
lichtregie
soundinstallation for 16 light controlled solenoids in an unaccessible room
@da, kunsthaus, kloster gravenhorst
as part of soundseeing V

04
live horoscope of the cosmic cockroaches conjunctions and confusions
(live soundtrack to the unfolding cosmic drama)
performance for the vernissage of the exhibition astrology & arts
@ magyar muhely gallery, budapest

03
live horoscope of the cosmic cockroaches conjunctions and confusions
(live soundtrack to the unfolding cosmic drama)
performance for the finissage of the exhibition astrology & arts
@ a4 – associations for contemporary culture, bratislava

february

22 - march 30
licht-luft-homoeostat & stereo_sport2: fensterln
2 soundinstallations for soundseeing V
@ stadtgalerie, ahlen

january

11
der stein des wilden
performed installation with a yamaha tq5 synthesizer
together with christian jendreiko
for a symposium on schinkels architecture theory
curated by volker zander @ glassmoog, cologne

2013

december

6
cellular_sound [piano version]
for grand piano, cellphones and live electronic
in a concert together with works by john cage, richard teitelbaum, peter behrendsen and andreas wagner
@ curva minore, palermo

november

29
cellular_sound [piano version]
for grand piano, cellphones and live electronic
@ mex21, dortmund

24
confusium
live electronic concert together with peter behrendsen
@ loft, koeln

21 + 22 workshop on sound + performance
@rose bruford college, uk

7-15
lecture and workshop on interactive media
@ national chiao tung university, taiwan

5-31
"lumen" a collaborative video + 4 channel audio
(created together with barbara hindahl during our residency at q-o2 in 2011)
@ astrology & arts, mistogalerie, brno

2
"topless 10" a collaborative video with josef novotny and a short performance
for the program Raumklänge: Phill Nibock
curated by georg dietzler
@alte feuerwache, koeln

october

6
premiere of "bird without dyning"
for live electronic and 8 loudspeakers
@ raummusik und so, koeln

september

03 - 30
residency
including a presentation of 2 new works on sept 29
- 3 transformations for piano
- short history of chords (electroacoustic music)
@ kuenstlerhaus lukas, ahrenshoop

august

17
the band CAPUT (hans w. koch, lukas kranzelbinder, josef novotny, paul skrepek, heimo wallner)
performs during the opening of the 2013 session of hotel pupik, schrattenberg/ styria

july

18
performance for the 80th birthday of professor georg heike
@institute for phonetics, university of cologne

june

21
circle of fifths (realtime version)
e.t.(l.a.)
as part of a program curated by georg dietzler & angelika schallenberg
@ alte kirche, stommeln

may

10
voyohr (8-channel version)
@ elektroakustischer salon curated by bjoern gottstein,
festival acht bruecken, koeln

5
e.t.(l.a.)
@ center for new music, san francisco

april

27
"electronic music goes to school - some critical reflections"
opening address for the symposium composing with sounds
@ zkm , karlsruhe

march

9
planetary interludes from radioastronomic sounds
for a performance of gustav holst "the planets"
as part of passionen stationen, bonn

february

24
performance for the opening of an exhbition with works by barbara hindahl
@ kunstverein ellwangen

13 - march 31
"lauschvorrichtung für das wachsen des grases"
(listening aparatus for the growing of the grass)
soundinstallation in public space
as part of the project passionen stationen,
featuring 12 artists and 13 places in and around bonn

2012

december

8
benchmark_consort
@ festival fuer experimentelle musik, munich

4
the laptop in my life
a concert with pieces from 2001 - 2012
@ alte feuerwache, cologne

2
presumption & failure
for 2 badminton players and live-electronics
sven weber, christian holzmacher (badminton), volker straebel (live-electronic)
@sportstuecke, a festival around contemporary music and sport, berlin

e.t. (l.a.)
and other composers from the experimental music yearbook
performed by frank gratkowski, seth josel, anton lukoszevieze, lucia mense and me
@ rainy days festival, philharmony luxembourg

november

23
ben patterson and me play live music to the
flux film anthology
@ an event produced by mudima foundation, milano

17
benchmark_consort and other laptop pieces
@ audio art festival, krakow

october

28 - dec 5
circle of fifths (premiere of the realtime version)
as part of the "visual sounds" program curated by georg dietzler
@ mauritius kirchgarten, cologne

19
(still) the same group
@ alte feuerwache, cologne

16
the same group
@ kulturbrauerei, berlin

06
bettina wenzel (voc), joker nies (electr.) and me together with polish musicians
gerard lebik (reeds), damas piotr damasiewicz (trp) and wojciech romanowski (perc.) in pixelklaenge, a joint program by
avant art (wroclaw), mex (dortmund) and gerngesehen (cologne)
@ avant art festival, wroclaw

september

29-30
silicon spirits , a project about the motherboard as ouija board
@festival ima reloaded - intimate spaces
ima (institute for media archeology), hainburg, austria

22
drei deutsche dreingaben premiered by the fabulous sprechbohrer-trio
@ koelner musiknacht

16
dazwischer
for electric guitar & live electronic
@ opening concert of haste toene

august

28
computermusic I (exploded view)
benchmark_consort and other pieces
@super tuesday in ben pattersons playroom
nassauischer kunstverein, wiesbaden

17
caput (josef novotny, heimo wallner & me)
@ hotel pupik, austria

july

26
lecture performance around cages variations IV for the series
constellations: "how to perform john cage?"
produced by stefan fricke and michal rebhahn
@ 46th international summer course for new music, darmstadt

01 - 30
"sammelstellen"
a solar powered soundinstallation for the joint centennial of
john cage and darmstadt central station
@ darmstadt central

june

17
requiem for a baby grand
@ stadtgalerie mannheim
release party for the dvd "requiem for a baby grand" on PanRec

may

01
artistic director for a production of james tenneys
"In a large, open space, within which the audience is able to move freely, for any 12 or more sustaining instruments (1994)"
@ acht bruecken festival, cologne

march

25
performing john cages "inlets" and "branches"
together with sabine schall, klara schilliger and valerian maly
and peter behrendsen as artistic director
@ maerzmusik festival in the botanical garden, berlin

february

25
e.t. (l.a.)
which i composed for the experimental music yearbook
@ issue project room, new york

2011

december

20
new piece "a curved sunbeam on vintage paper"
for the Multiple Joyce Orchestra
featuring also new works by frank gratkowski, carl ludwig huebsch and matthias schubert
@ stadtgarten, cologne

13
"lumen" a video by visual artist barbara hindahl with sound by me,
created during our joint residency @ qo2 earlier this year, is shown in the program
"dans la ligne de mire - projection numerique no 3", a compilation festival by stephane pichard
@ cinema accatone 20, paris

november

18 - 20
concert & workshop about liveelectronic, voice and improvisation
together with bettina wenzel
@ sporting club rusaffa in valencia
organized by llorenc barber / el cant del canto

07 - 13 taiwan
8 / 9
lecture and workshop @ national chiao tung university
in the class of prof chao-ming tung

11 / 12
performance and lecture @ national chengchi university
on invitation by associate prof christine chang, director, digital content & technologies college of communication

01 - 06 corea
concerts, workshops collaborations
with corean musicians and the people from steim
@ lig art hall, seoul

october

30
brindisi
8 channel piece
@ "raummusik und so" im kunstwerk, koeln

24 - 28
workshop a walk from the past
anton lukoszevieze and ensemble apartment house
@ aldeburgh young musicians, uk

14
e.t. (l.a.) @ the wulf, los angeles
produced by the experimental music yearbook

13
visiting artist @ calarts / school of music
lecture in mark trayles class

12
guest @ kxlu, los angeles in bonnie barnetts trilogy series,
together with scott cazan

08
11:05 pm - 0:00 am cet radio broadcast
quintentzirkeln (circling fifths)
comissioned by hr2-kultur | the artist's corner

07
concert together with jens brand
@ cmmas, morelia

01 - 06
@ festival transitio IV
oct 1 - nov 9 circle of fifths @ fonoteca nacional
oct 5 workshop "syncing hard & soft a therapy session for your personal computers split personality" @ centro multimedia
oct 6 concert benchmark_consort
mexico city

september

23+24
2 performances for the finissage of the gateways exhibition
@ kumu art museum
with kind support of the local goethe institute
tallinn

10
stimmhaft/stimmlos (voiced/unvoiced)
bettina wenzel & hans w. koch
@ koelner musiknacht
cologne

july

10
berlin bahn bells
for the carillon berlin tiergarten
+ live transmission of sounds from berlin central station
in collaboration with
electronic studio tu berlin
deutschlandradio kultur
berlin

june

5
spongeworks
in a duo together with byungjun kwon
@ festival for applied acoustics
cologne

may

6
ein kreis von lauten leuten
(a circle of loud people) for a large number of megaphones
@ blurred edges festival
hamburg

april

15
[ X ∞ = op ( X ∞)]3
@ stadtgarlerie saarbruecken
for the opening of the exhibition
"analogie des digitalen" by
barbara hindahl
saarbruecken

march

23 - april 6th
circle of fifths[broadcast]
soundinstallation
@ hessischer rundfunk
frankfurt / main

february

15
computermusic I (exploded view)
@ the artefact festival "the emergence of things"
STUK kunstencentrum, leuven

2
cellular_sound
played by rhodri davies
@ MTC auditorium, bath spa university
bath

january

17
angel of abstract
performance at qo2
for arts birthday
brussels

4 - 19
angel of abstract
residency at qo2 together with visual artist barbara hindahl
working on material from 16th century mathematician/spiritist john dee.
brussels

2010

december

3, 10, 17
curating a series of soundinstallations and concerts, featuring
jens brand (dec 3), peter behrendsen (dec 10) and joker nies (dec 17)
for soundpattern#2
@ KING KONG contemporary art project
mannheim

november

29
on invitation from steim
benchmark_consort
@ musiclab #4 at pakhuis de zwijger
amsterdam

26
hauskonzert
with the premiere of "cellular sound"
for cellphones and electric harp
@ the home of rhodri davies
gateshead

24
performing with ensemble apartment house
the electronic version of "atlas eclipticalis"
by john cage
@ huddersfield contemporary music festival
huddersfield

23
performing with ensemble apartment house
"entropic song meditations"
by anton lukoszevieze
@ huddersfield contemporary music festival
huddersfield

17
lecture demonstration
@ brunel university, department of music
london

13
ein kreis von lauten leuten
(a circle of loud people)
for a large number of megaphones
@ the first installment of I HAVE NOTHING TO SAY AND I AM SAYING IT
samstagdemonstrationen neuer musik
by ensemble zwischentoene
berlin

october

31
chasing feedback
for live electronics and 8 loudspeakers
@ raummusik und so

9
performance
[a bit of hot air
to blow
it off bot hair]
@the annual meeting of the international artists forum
duisburg

august

7 - till november 20th, every saturday 1-4pm
for the little william theater festival of new music
curated by chris kallmeyer,
i contributed fo(u)r t(w)o play - 4 experimental duos
which will be played on some of those saturdays.
@ hammer museum, los angeles

july

25
concert - performance
together with josef novotny
for portable organ, church organ and live-electronics
@ hotel pupik, schrattenberg
kapuziner church, murau/austria

june

20
performance
[a bit of hot air
to blow
it off bot hair]
@zwielicht farbfernseher
berlin

10
performing with apartment house
"entropic song meditations" by anton lukoszevieze @
schumann fest
duesseldorf

2 - 5
benchmark_consort
and a pure data workshop @
aksiomas new media drivers conference
ljubljana

may

11 - 13
circle of fifths
and a performance, developed from an older piece @
+3dB contemporary sound art festival
budapest

05 - 09
sounds_of_my_neighbourhood
a global soundscape project for the musiktriennale koeln @ the
foyer of cologne philharmonic hall

april

29 - may 30
rendez-vous
shown @ the hermes ear exhibition
@ piros fekete galeria, millenaris, budapest

05 - 09
"cellscape" - a dial-in landscape with cellphones
installation developed in the framework of hansa art special
together with kids from the "ganztagsgrundschule gereonswall"

march

26
"stele fuer n.o." for orchestra
premiere @ MaerzMusik
konzerthaus, berlin

10 - 11
collaboration with michael douglas kollektiv (dance), martin sonderkamp (dancer & choreographer) and christopher williams (music)
for the kollektives project "one week stand"
@ buehne der kulturen, koeln

8 / 22:00 cest
selbstlaut
radioprogram @ hr2 kultur
streaming available

feb

15 - 21
dazwischer
for electric guitar & live electronic
played by seth josel
15 @ ccrma colloquium series, standford
16 @ cnmat, berkeley
21 @ green mill, chicago

8 - 28
doing a residency @ steim, amsterdam
to develop an installation for the sonic acts XIII
feb 25-28

4 - 11
circle of fifths
@ klangzeit muenster 2010, muenster
location: entrance of the music academy

jan

19 @ domicil, dortmund
22 @ cuba, muenster
_vs
for piano, disklavier, keyboard, video & electronics
jens brand, simon nabatov and me
with kind support of deutscher musikrat

2009

december

13
performance & talk
in a shared evening (starts at 5 pm) with antje vowinckel
@ sowieso neukoelln, berlin

10
presentation of some works
@ elektroakustische musik hoeren
technical university (tu) berlin

november

21-22
circle of fifths
@ klangbiennale 2
hessischer rundfunk, fankfurt

11 - 15
stereo-sport
audio piece for the geluidpost-program
@ novembermusic festival, s´-hertogenbosch

11
dazwischer
for electric guitar & live electronic
played by seth josel
@ guitar festival , muenster

october

9
performance
for recalling terry fox
@ kunststation st. peter, cologne

september

19
"...man ruft nur blipper!"
alberto de campo, hannes hoelzl, joker nies & me
each with a blippoo-box
@ musiknacht koeln

12
22:05 - 22:50 cest @deutschlandfunk koeln
"vorgabe und fehler"
a radioprogram about my music
by hanno ehrler

august

25
concert/performance together with bettina wenzel & filmmaker shrikant agawane
@ national centre for performing arts, mumbai
with kind support by the goethe-institute / max mueller bhavan, mumbai

july

12
concert together with katharina klement, susanna gartmayer, klaus lang
@ konfrontationen09, nickelsdorf

june

11
concert together with julia eckhardt
@ lokaal01, breda

may

25 - 31
david tudor: rainforest IV (youtube_video)
cologne-version under the tutelage of matt rogalsky
@ alte feuerwache, cologne

17 - june 13
stereo-sport
audio piece for the geluidpost-program
@ lokaal01, breda

15 - oct 18
archive of an anonymous ghost-seer
curated for the exhibition "awake are only the spirits - on ghosts and their media"
@ hartware medien kunst verein, dortmund

8
christopher williams, ben patterson, hans w. koch
@ moltkerei werkstatt, cologne

april

16 - 18
tschitrakarna (katharina klement, klaus lang and me)
@ 7th v:nm festival, graz

11
concert together with nic collins
@ lampo, chicago

8-10
visiting artist
@ the school of the art institute of chicago, department of sound, chicago

3
lecture / concert
@ institute of intermedia, prague

march

27 - 31
installations & performance
for the festival SOUNDart & ARTsound
curated by jozef cseres
@house of arts, brno/cz
with kind support form the goethe institute, prague

18 - 26
duo&2 presents its performance-environment
luft / licht
@medienkulturhaus, wels
as part of what you really need, a project for the
european cultural capital linz09

9 - 11
styria meets cologne
musicians of the v:nm, graz play together with musicians from cologne @loft, cologne
first concert for tschitrakarna: katharina klement, klaus lang and me

jan

16
variations on variations
after john cage
a project by peter behrendsen
@alte feuerwache, cologne
opening concert of the new electronic concert series reiheM, sponsored by the city of cologne

7- april 18
monades with ears
portable soundinstallation for the festival laptopia #5
@ museum of bat yam, tel aviv

2008

december

13
piano, wired
simon nabatov, piano / peter behrendsen + hans w. koch, live-electronic
@ loft, cologne

9
mit sicherheit
concert - installation for 6 pianos and live-electronic
together with harald muenz
@ piano house schoke, cologne
commissioned by hcmf and bbc

november

30
a qubit of emotion
for violin, viola and cello with a laptop each
played by ensemble appartment house
@ huddersfield contemporary music festival
commissioned by hcmf and bbc

24
strichzeichnung
for 2 pianos one quartertone apart
played by nada kolundzija & deborah richards
@ belgrade philharmonic hall
commissioned by deborah richards
also works by clarence barlow, charles ives, vuk kulenovic, jasna velickovic

6
dazwischer
for electric guitar & live electronic
played by seth josel
@ sarc, belfast

october

13 - nov 2
residency @ denkmalschmiede hoefgen

5
presentation of some works @ share nyc

september

20
8pm: "wii wie winken"
concert @ koelner musiknacht, cologne
together with peter behrendsen, volker hennes, hannes hoelzl and joker nies

4pm: bandoneonbook
@ on/off limburg

14
the benchmark consort
in concert @ s-chatten , deutzer bruecke, cologne
a program curated by chao-ming tung

12
concert for the vernissage of heimo wallner´s (at) exhibition "blasmusikausflug"
@ slowboy, duesseldorf
together with bettina wenzel (voice) and heimo wallner (trumpet)

8
the benchmark consort
in concert @ ars electronica, linz,
where it won an award of distinction in digital musics

august

10 - 24
residency @ atelier azur, norway
together with katherine liberowskaja, phill niblock, bettina wenzel, livia baldanza and sofia magalhaes

july

25 (until oct 17)
soundinstallation "steirerlied-zentrifuge"
for the project DUR - der unprivate raum opens in gleisdorf, austria

june

throughout
compliments of the day
new piece for the project "repondeur" by palais de tokyo, paris

may

30/31
bandoneonbook & other pieces
@the festival Relative (Cross)Hearings, artus art laboratory, budapest
supported by the goethe-institute
other artists include: jozef cseres, julius fujak, suture duo: eric cordier and seijiro murayama, jens brand, S16 duo: EN a.k.a. pal toth and zsolt kovacs, heimo wallner, rhodri davies and daniel goode & the collaborative workshop
curated by zsolt sores

15
more&more
performed by the belgrade laptop orchestra
@ the skc, belgrade
more info on last_fm

14+15
duo&2
presents rooming around
@ the buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, cologne

april

23/24
alpen:gluehen - elektronen aus oesterreich
festival with improvised electronic music from austria and cologne.
curated by achim tang and me.
@ stadtgarten, cologne

19
requiem for a baby grand
kind of a fluxus-reenactment, together with ben patterson , jozef cseres and thomas lehn
@ deutzer bridge, cologne during the cologne art fair

throughout
heimat
@ mainfrankentheater, wuerzburg, as part of the series "foyerpieces",
curated by sebstian hanusa & stefan fricke

march

29
the alkan-graph
new piece for the ensemble apartment house
commissioned by radio wdr3 for the series "ensembl[:E:]uropa"
funkhaus, cologne

feb

22/23
circle_of_fiths & other pieces
@ edith russ site for media art, oldenburg

08
bandoneonbook & other pieces
in the festival nits d aielo i art #11
@ octubre ccc, valencia

06
bandoneonbook & other pieces
in the festival escenacontemporanea
@ circulo de bellas artes, madrid

03
concert together with
barbara held & christopher williams
@ miscelanea, barcelona

01 - 29
"call first" using an enochian incantation by john dee (1527-1608) voice: bettina wenzel in the project "repondeur" by palais de tokyo, paris

jan

28
more&more & bandoneonbook
@ club transmediale, berlin

24
jens brand & hans w. koch: formula2
@ nocturne 16, academy of media arts, cologne
also feat. works by sven hahne & matthias muche

23
jens brand & hans w. koch, lecture @ academy of media arts, cologne

2007

december

18
22:00 - 23:00 cest, radio
"selbsthoerbild mit computerleichnam" - a radiophonic selfportrait
commissoned by hr2-kultur, hessischer rundfunk, frankfurt

16
cut-off-frequencies, for violin and live-electronics
played by violinist johnny chang in his program "string utopia" @ cross street studios, newton, auckland (nz)

november

30
computers as musical instruments
@ peng, mannheim during the exhibition "heiter bis wolkig" by claus stolz

22-23
concerts with electronic and improvised music
together with peter behrendsen, joker nies, josef novotny, bettina wenzel
@ sklenena louka, brno/cz

16-17
tesla-transmissions
a collaborative installation/performance by volker straebel and hans w. koch
for the exhibition 9 evenings reconsidered @ tesla, berlin

3
computers as musical instruments
@ the festival scheitern lernen | het leren mislukken | to learn to fail
curated by anne wellmer nov 1-3 @ tesla, berlin

october

14
23:15 - 0:00 cest, radio
a collage of soundpostcards for the radio day of european cultures
commisson by the studio akustische kunst, wdr3, cologne

9
lecture and presentation @ freie kunstakademie, mannheim

september

12
23:05 cest, radio
my piece voyohr (2003) will be broadcasted in a program called "pornophonie" by wdr3 open: studio elektronische musik

august

25
a portrait of the audience from inside the cage simultaneously with bandoneonbook in a concert around john cage with the ensemble apartment house @ henie onstad kunstsenter, oslo.
other works by georges aperghis, laurence crane, christopher fox, alvin lucier, nam jun paik, kunsu shim, christian wolff, amnon wolman

july

20
more&more in a version for 6 apple-laptops of different generations @ hotel pupik, schrattenberg/austria

9
"litany for j.c." in a version for the california ear unit @ redcat, los angeles in a concert featuring composers from the villa aurora
among them sebastian claren, sabine ercklentz, carsten henning, ulrich krieger and charlotte seither

june

14
"present_tense" for soloinstrument & live-electronic (computergenerated score) premiered by kathy pisaro, english horn @ R.O.D./calarts in michael pisaros "dogstar orchestra, volume 3"
featuring also works by
morton feldman
michael pisaro
bettina wenzel
and an improvisation of anne lebaron, bettina wenzel and me

3
concert @ dangerous curve, l.a.
works by
cat lamb
lewis keller
bettina wenzel
and me

may

30
bettina wenzel and me as studio guests in bonnie barnetts "trilogy"-series @ kxlu 88.9, l.a.

27
bettina wenzel and me @ dangerous curve, l.a.
the same afternoon also playing
plAy ensemble and celer

april

19
"bleeps and bloops" at calarts R.O.D, featuring cooper baker, clay chaplin, morgan jenks, marc nimoy, phill stearns, rob wannamaker and a duo of bettina wenzel and me

12-14
computermusic I (exploded view) @ the fourth annual bent festival, which this year will start in los angeles, then move on to minneapolis and end in new york.

1
bettina wenzel and me as late guests at telic art exchange "A Nice Afternoon Symphony Orchestra", curated and carefully put together by marc sabat

march

29
lecture / presentation together with bettina wenzel in john bischoffs class "20th century styles & techniques" at mills college, oakland

25
computers as musical instruments together with works by bettina wenzel and a new collaborative work at phill niblocks experimental intermedia, new york

1 - 25
works for america:
installations shanti, idle motion and drumstick at the UTSA satellite space-gallery, san antonio/texas together with wall drawings by heimo wallner. for the opening performances together with bettina wenzel and the curator, sculptor ken little. including a talk at the university.

feb

2
computers as musical instruments @ the R.O.D. concert hall/calarts together with works by bettina wenzel and volker straebel

jan

25
improvisation-concert with
miya masaoka at the ceait-festival/redcat, los angeles

2006


december

15
quatuohr extended = ensemble fragmente
improvisation-concert with
quatuohr: j. zoepf (sax), h. schneider (git), m. charig (trp), w. schliemann (perc)
and guests: m. seuthe (vcello), b. wenzel (voice), m. meyerjohann (keyboard, voice, zither), hans w. koch (electronics) at the loft, koeln

november

29 - dec 3
computers as musical instruments
at the safe and sound -festival, belgrad


25
tatlin-quartet:
annegret heinl, ben patterson, dima bulnygin and me
at the Espace multimedia gantner, bourogne, france

19
time-hits in various lines
for two epee fencers, flute, percussion, piano & live-electronics
commissioned by the "rainy days"-festival
at philharmonie luxembourg

october

22 - 29
residency at the q-o2 werkhuis, brussels
together with jens brand

19
computers as musical instruments with a few new pieces added
at the cafe journal, cologne

14
RandomAccessMusic
peter behrendsen & hans w. koch
at the koelner-musiknacht

september

29 - oct 01
circle of fifths
soundinstallation & concert
at the voorkamer in lier / belgium

17
ioc - improvisors of cologne
tiziana bertonicini (vln.), hans w. koch (el.), thomas lehn (synth.), achim tang (dbass), bettina wenzel (voc.)
at the colourscape music festival in london

16
midi-programming for "der vierte raum"
a project by jens brand for the wdr-jazznight

08
bad_lausick / selbenbach
2 electroacoustical compositions for the festival
"was hoeren wir? / "what are we hearing?"
curated by stefan fricke, berlin
at bad lausick / saxonia

august

25 - 27
private concert
soundinstallation
at hotel pupik, alte meierei schrattenberg, austria

july

22
duo &2
bettina wenzel & hans w. koch
at hotel pupik, alte meierei schrattenberg, austria

05
ioc - improvisors of cologne
tiziana bertonicini (vln.), hans w. koch (el.), thomas lehn (synth.), jeffrey morgan (sax.), simon nabatov (pno.), michael plewka (el.), achim tang (dbass), bettina wenzel (voc.)
at the colourscape music festival in cologne
as part of the scorecologne festival

may

28
url-plus
konrad doeppert, hans w. koch, joker nies, live-electronics
joachim zoepf, soprano saxophon, bassclarinet
at loft, cologne

05
piano - frames (empirical plositivism)
collaboration with simon nabatov, (piano-improvisation) and live-video generation/transformation for the festival explosiv-exklusiv at hochdorf (ch)

mar

05
FeedBat
live-electronic pieces by peter behrendsen (nachtflug, a piece about bat-sounds) & hans w. koch (feedbackdance IV)
at the neues kunstforum, cologne

04
dazwischer
for electric guitar & live-electronic, played by seth josel at the subtropics-festival, miami

feb

09
erfindungshoehe hausmusik for recorder, guit. & live-electronic
at korona: musik fuer instrumente, laptop & video - interaktiv I at galerie rachel haferkamp, cologne
also presenting works by richard barrett and manfred stahnke

jan

25
lecture & concert
(feedbackdance II / spacescan / portrait of a virus seen as a swan (virus-alert) / not yet) in the series "auscultations", curated by tisha mukarji
at the royal art-academy, department walls & spaces, copenhagen

21
>not yet< for laptop and audience
at tributes to phill niblock
at the buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, cologne

2005


dec

15
eine oper, so lange wie ein pils (an opera, as long as it takes to draft a pils-beer)
three short operas by jens brand, hans w. koch and chao-ming tung
at the low-budget -pub, cologne

04
in veraenderlichen gewichtsanteilen
concert at stralau 68, berlin
marcelo aguirre perc./voice, steffen basho-junghans 6&12-string guit., hans w. koch electronics and bettina wenzel voice

02
luftveraenderung for fl., ob., clar. + live-electronic
at the konzerthaus belin -werner-otto-saal, gendarmenmarkt 2, 10117 berlin
played by trio e-vent, as part of the 10th anniversary-festivities for villa aurora
featuring also works by: peter ablinger, jens brand, thomas meadowcroft, makiko nishikaze, daniel rothman, volker staub

nov

23
double-concert with atsuhiro ito at kulturbunker muehlheim

15
spongeworks
at Composers Club (November Music) at logos, gent
also presenting bruno forment (be)
bettina wenzel (de)
johannes westendorp (nl)

05
installation: praetorium praeteritum (maerchen)
at the praetorium (ancient roman administrative center), cologne
as part of the 6. museumsnacht, cologne

oct

1
fench - german improvisors meeting
concert at atelier tampon, paris together with
from paris: pascal battus guit., frederic blondy computer, betrand gauguet sax., dan warburton violin
from cologne: tiziana bertoncini violin, thomas lehn analog sythesizer, bettina wenzel voice
atelier tampon: 14, rue jules valles, 75011 paris, phone: +33 (0)1 43 73 53 46, metro : charonne

aug

29
kurkonzert
concert at kurpark baden/vienna together with
christian einfalt & juergen ramacher e-guit & synth, martin kolber windblown instruments, synth, andreas wagner clar & fl

jul

15 - 17
rendez-vous in nl
my film rendez-vous shown at korte digitale film festival, the hague (section humor).

07
computers & sponges
concert at the t-u-b-e, munich as part of their circuit-bending-festival.

may

10
uploaded a modified soundfile as contribution to the
totts.org // Proyecto SONDA -explorador sonoro- project
farewell, little sound...

04
micro-ambush for violin, tenorrecorder & live-electronics
black jackets company, brussels meets krahnenbaum company, cologne
a concert with pieces around "the eyes of ambush" by stephen montague at the kunststation st. peter , cologne.
also featuring compositions by harald muenz, chao-ming tung, david nunezanez and pierre kolp.

apr

30
concert at the MAMU gallery (H-1071 budapest, damjanich u. 39.)
1st set: prell
2nd set: hans w. koch - zsolt kovacs - zsolt söres

29.04. - 29.05 thank_you [budapest]
installation as part of "site specific" - an exhibition project about analogies to places
werner degreif (mannheim) installation, painting /wall drawings, trumpet performance
barbara hindahl (mannheim) installation / intervention and space-drawing
hans w. koch (cologne) composition, performance, installation
an seebach (hildesheim) action analoge to site
maki takano (yokohama) installation / concept art
veronika witte (berlin) installation, video, performance
curated by barbara hindahl
hosted by liget galeria, budapest


17
collagen und musikalische imagination
matinee for the 80th birthday of poet margot scharpenberg (us/de)
scores by annegret heinl
poems by margot scharpenberg
music by tiziana bertoncini (violin), hans w. koch (electronics), bettina wenzel (voice)
at the literaturhaus koeln

mar

26
cut-off-frequencies, for violin and live-electronics
played by violinist johnny chang at the microscores-festival, los angeles.

2004



nov

29
"alte liebe" for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & electronic
played by the italian ensemble alter ego at the italian cultural institute, cologne
featuring also compositions by harald muenz, chao-ming tung and several italian composers.

24
3 voices: julia fischer (linz), eden mcnutt(pittsburgh), bettina wenzel (cologne)
3 electronic musicians: hans w. koch (cologne), joker nies (cologne), josef novotny (vienna)
playing everything from solo to sextet in a studio-concert at Feedback Studio
leitgebgasse 7, 1050 wien

22 & 23
concerts at the electronic music festival of the janacek-academy and sklenena louka , brno
also featuring joker nies (cologne), josef novotny (vienna), bettina wenzel (cologne)
and from the netherlands han buhrs, allan purvess, ernst reijseger

06
concert at the livraria eterno retorno, lisbon
together with:
manuel mota - guitar, tisha mukarji - piano, objects, ernesto rodriguez - viola, bettina wenzel - voice.

oct

30
preludes a rien
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
concert in wiesbaden

10 - 17
arche noah vom rhein
installation project in the deutzer bruecke, cologne
together with annegret heinl (cologne), marian palla (brno/cz), ben patterson (wiesbaden), jan steklik (usti/cz)

sept

- 08
...still in fuessen

aug

29 - sept 8
preludes a rien
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
as guest-ensemble, doing performances and workshops at the festival vielsaitig, fuessen

july

09 - august 31, every tuesday at 9, 12 am, 3, 6 pm
kanon koeln
a melody for the carillon in tower of the cityhall, cologne
commissioned by the soundart-festival raumklang-klangraum
(other weekdays bring melodies by clarence barlow, georg hajdu, peter kiefer, siegfried koepf, masahiro miwa, anthony moore)

june

15
23 preludes a rien
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
dance / music / video performances
at buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, koeln

12
loses ende for tenor-gamba
played by holger peters in a concert
at the hochbunker, koeln-ehrenfeld

04 - 07
rheinwaerts (together with bernhard koenig)
a 68-hour nonstop musical marathon from bonn to duisburg
as part of the festival stadt-klang-fluss

may

28
quatuohr extended = ensemble fragmente
improvisation-concert with
quatuohr: j. zoepf (sax), h. schneider (git), m. charig (trp), w. schliemann (perc)
and guests: m. seuthe (vcello), b. wenzel (voice), m. meyerjohann (keyboard, voice, zither) at the loft, koeln


18 - 27
"two voices" - sound- & videosculpture
cooperation with sculptor sheherd ndudzo (botswana) during "among others 5" at kuenstlerhaus dortmund
other participating artists: peter morrens (be) & juha valkeapaeaea (fi), marcelo aguirre (arg) & karen scheper (de), peter regli & hans peter frehner (both ch)

apr

20
lecture & concert at the jan-van-eyck-academy, maastricht
as part of the "spark"-series, curated by guy de bievre & yolanda harris


10
"wortschatz" for prerecorded favorite words of several poetes and live-electronic at kuenstlerhaus schloss wiepersdorf
in the same concert works by christian fp kram, manuel mota, katherina rundcenkova

01
manuel mota (el.git) & hans w. koch at ausland, berlin
also playing: olaf rupp (git) & tony buck (perc.)

mar

...still in schloss wiepersdorf

feb

02
feb 02 - april 13 residency at kuenstlerhaus schloss wiepersdorf

01
electronic four
at the cuba, muenster

jan

29
electronic four: peter behrendsen, erhard hirt, hans w. koch, joker nies
at the kulturbunker k-muehlheim, koeln

15
presuumption & failure
at: musik & sport audio, video & bodyworks
by jens brand, harald muenz, hans w. koch at
buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, koeln

2003

dec

19
quatuohr extended = ensemble fragmente
improvisation-concert with
quatuohr: j. zoepf (sax), h. schneider (git), m. charig (trp), w. schliemann (perc)
and guests, a.o.: m. seuthe (vcello), b. wenzel (voice), m. meyerjohann (keyboard, voice, zither)
at the werft, koeln

06
multiple-fallouts
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
dance / music performances
mex, dortmund

04
concert at the johannes gutenberg universitaet mainz
-fachbereich musik-
together with peter behrendsen

nov

29
concert for the 60th birthday of peter behrendsen
galerie rachel haferkamp, koeln

22
divadlo29
pardubice (cz)

19
sklenena louka
brno (cz)

18
together with tEoRia OtraSu
playing to the silent-movie
greed (1924) by erich von stroheim
at the constantinus-university
nitra (sk)

16
fluc
vienna

16 - 22
improvisation-concert-tour in austria-slovakia-czech republic
together with bettina wenzel, voice (cologne), josef novotny, electronics (vienna) and david subik, trombone (brno)

oct

31
voyohr
8-channel electronic-piece
at raummusik und so
kunstwerk deutz, cologne

26
multiple fallouts
duo &2
at the 10th anniversary of skop
dance/music-pieces
frankfurt-main


sept

28
espace donné los angeles
the city as musical instrument
cooperation project with andreas wagner
supported by villa aurora
beyond baroque, los angeles/us

19
concert-performance
at
jusshi, tokyo, together with tomomi adachi

13
welcome noise
installation as part of puddles 2003
at
jusshi, tokyo/jp


aug

01
computermusic I >exploded view<
at
festival garage, stralsund

july

22
feedbackdance 3
at
sprachmusik
concert for the 70th birthday of georg heike
university of cologne, aula

13
di passagio
michael vorfeld, bettina wenzel, hans w. koch
percussion, voice & electronics
werft, koeln

11
digitizer (for tenor-recorder and live-electronic)
performed by lucia mense at the
summer-concert of the cologne society for contemporary music (kgnm)
piano-haus then, koeln

10
response 2003 music & political power
concert with works from the schoolworkshops
an activity of the buero fuer konzertpaedagogik
at the el-de haus, koeln (ns-documentation-centre)

03
institut fuer experimentelle salonmusik meets ensemble online
ortrud kegel, chao-ming tung, hans w. koch - ensemble online/vienna
buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, koeln


june

13
computermusic I >exploded view<
liveperformance
center for contemporary non-objective art, brussels/be

mai

23
artituren
annegret heinl, bettina wenzel, hans w. koch
audio-visual performance
haus balchem, koeln

17
steve kaspar - hans w. koch
audio-visual works
center for contemporary non-objective art, brussels/be

14
corona
joker nies & hans w. koch
electronics
galerie rachel haferkamp, koeln

09
ich sehe was, was du nicht hoerst...
(i see something, you don´t hear...)
portrait - concert of annegret heinl, painter
annegret heinl, chao-ming tung, hans w. koch
performances
buergerzentrum alte feuerwache, koeln

05
corrida des sons
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
voice & electronics
stadtgarten, koeln

04
multiple-fallouts
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
dance / music performances
at cuba, muenster

april

08
feedbackdances 1 + 2, spongeworks, spacescan, noch nicht
at the skc, belgrad/yu

04
institut fuer experimentelle salonmusik:
improvisations on istrian folktunes at "sprachproben - concert-portrait harald muenz", koeln

04
licht & luft - soundinstallation with two lightcontrolled hairdryers
as part of the group-exhibition: das alchemitische werk II
at the niederoesterreichisches dokumentationszentrum fuer moderne kunst, st. poelten/at

march

28
electronic four: peter behrendsen, erhard hirt, hans w. koch, joker nies
at the 7th nozart-festival, koeln

23
multiple-fallouts
duo &2 betttina wenzel & hans w. koch
dance / music performances
at galerie rachel haferkamp, koeln

feb

21
leitkultur
improvisation-concert with
quatuohr: j. zoepf (sax), h. schneider (git), m. charig (trp), w. schliemann (perc)
at the werft, koeln

jan

23
improvisation-concert
together with betttina wenzel, jonas qvale, lasse marhaug, michael francis duch
at theatre avant-garden, trondheim/no

14
loreley und andere katastrophen
institut fuer experimentelle salonmusik
at the kunstwerkstatt am hellweg, bochum