Falb Viola

Compositions

# Title Year of Originsort icon Instrumentation Category
1 Stratos 2014
2 Synchrotron 2014
3 fÜNf 2014
4 INS:IST:ING 2014
5 konträr:polar 2014
6 Regentanz 2014
7 Klasse Musi 2014
8 More Than Sketches 2014
9 Just Another Year 2014
10 Yessey 2013
11 Alles Walzer 2013
12 Next:ten 2013
13 Phonic 2013
14 My Little Horror Show 2013
15 saXas 2013
16 Auf der Überholspur 2013
17 Bobble Boom 2013
18 Bassklarinetten Duos & Etüden 2012 - 2015
19 Eingang-Zwischenraum-Ausgang 2012
20 Radetzkys Neue Welt 2012
21 Viola's Art of Playing 2012
22 Faultier-Träume 2012
23 Bubble Bop 2012
24 Extended 2011
25 Triolino 2011
26 Confusion 2010
27 Drehmoment 2009
28 4 Kleine Werke, 2. Satz 2009
29 Heldenhaft die Heidenschaft 2009
30 Space Art Music 2008
31 Miniaturen für Stabspiele 2008
32 Doch und nicht nur 2008
33 Viola's Art of Living 2008
34 For Tanja 2008
35 Vom Suchen, vom Finden und vom Festhalten des Glücks 2007
36 Treffen in der Wirklichkeit 2007
37 Gitarren auf der Suche nach dem Glück 2007
38 Hope that you can feel it, feel it 2007
39 Spanish Torrero 2007
40 Fanfare 2006
41 A Lifetime's Requiem 2006
42 4 kleine Werke 2006
43 Fris blado 2002

General Information

Year of Birth:  1980
Date of Birth:  29. March 1980
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Die preisgekrönte Saxophonistin Viola Falb hat sich längst den Ruf erarbeitet, eine der vielseitigste MusikerInnen der heimischen Jazzszene zu sein.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation

studies

studies

2004 - 2005

study abroad

2007

master degree

2007

study of jazz composition

2007

study of classic and popular music

2010

studies with Greg Osby, Steve Lehman, Ellery Eskelin, Hal Crook etc.

2010

composition lessons by Chris Potter, Steve Lehmann, Ellery Eskelin, Will Vinson

2013

composition lessons

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation

ensemble member

bandleader

saxophone player

saxophone player

member

foundation of the formation TRIP-LING

member of the European Saxophone Ensemble

Performances (Selection)

PeriodPerformanceCompositionOrganisationLocation
2007

Hradec Králové: winning concert of the European Jazz festival (Newcomer)

Jazzzeit Audience Award Concert

Performances in-country and abroad: New York, Peking, Athen, Istanbul, Ankara, Kopenhagen, Glasgow, Cserfö, Madrid, Ljubliana, Triest, Tallinn, Riga, Kasachstan, Kirgisien, Jazzfest Vilnius, Jazzfest Wien, Jazzfest Wiesen, Salzburger Jazzherbst, Jazzfest Saalfelden, Porgy&Bess Wien, Arnold Schönberg Center, Radiokulturhaus, Orpheum Graz, Dom im Berg, Volksoper Wien, Konzerthaus Wien, Musikverein Wien, Theater in der Josefstadt, Jeunesse Wien, Joe Zawinul´s Birdland

 

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)
2007
2007

"Electic Dinner"

2007

Stadtkapelle Hollabrunn

2008

Space Art of Music (composition for wind orchestra and JazzWerkstatt)

2009
2013
2014
2014
2014
2014

DuoKa

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
2004

Jazzzeit Audience Award

2004

Hans-Koller-Award (Nomination as "Newcomer of the Year")

2006

Jazzzeit Audience Award

2006

Hans-Koller-Award (Nomination as "Newcomer of the Year")

2008

winner of the Hans-Koller-Award in the category "Newcomer of the Year"

2013

start scholarship

2013

winner of the Classical:Next composition prize

2013

winner of the Lower Austria culture prize

2015

state scholarship

2015

2nd prize at the TU orchestra competition for Trombosonic

2015

winner of the Harry Pepl prize

Description of Style

Viola Falb's music moves towards melodies and tonal colors, and mixes modern classical elements with jazz influences.

Discography, Projects

Discography:

  • 2012: ... around the world (with Falb Fiction; SWR41/12)
  • 2008: lost control (with Falb Fiction; jwr 01/08)
  • 2005: waiting for (with Falb Fiction; jwr 03/05)

Contact Person of (Organisation)

Band/Ensemble Member of

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