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Tscharkwiani Marianna

Compositions

# Title Year of Originsort icon Duration Instrumentation Category
1 Cauldron Of Light 2010
2 Suite Georgiana 2009 7m
3 "Erhalt der Stille" 2009
4 _fosziliation 2008 39m - 42m
5 Asphixia - in memoriam Anna Politkowskaja 2007 45m
6 Asphixia 2007
7 David versus Goliath 2007
8 Insekta 2007
9 Alptraum 2006 2m 7s
10 If all my friends are dead 2006 3m 21s
11 Inevitable Crash 2006 1m 8s
12 Corriendo 2005 1m 3s
13 Samba Para E. 2004 1m 20s
14 Konzertetüde Nr. 1 in E 2004 1m 45s
15 Konzertetüde Nr. 2 in E 2004 1m 3s
16 Mad Logic - für Big Band 2003 3m
17 Beflügete Bewegungen 2002 5m
18 Ex - für Trompetenquartett 2002 3m
19 Frame 2002 5m
20 Halfragtime 2001 2m
21 Song 2001 2m
22 Easy Life - für Big Band 2000 3m
23 Überlegungen 2000 10m
24 Parodie Avance 1999
25 Running - "Rbola" 1999 4m
26 Schatten 1999 16m 44s
27 Sieben Ebenen 1998 10m
28 Quasi Timpano 1998 2m
29 Surrender 1998 2m 56s
30 Look 1997 2m 47s
31 Koma 1997 3m
32 India 1996 5m
33 Wandering Jew 1996 11m
34 Isse Ra 1996 2m
35 1/1 1996 5m
36 Banale Geschichte 1996 4m
37 Vier Gedichte 1995 4m
38 Studie für Violoncello 1995 1m 30s
39 Kleine militäre Musik 1995 3m

General Information

Date of Birth:  9. May 1972
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Marianna Tschwarkwiani came to Vienna in 1994 to explore the theoretical and historical aspects of electronic music in the 20th Century and to collect material for her thesis on Karlheinz Stockhausen.

 

In addition to her compositional work, the artist is currently working on a doctoral degree in music-sociology at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. For the past few years she has written numerous virtuoso compositions for guitar in various song styles, from jazz, pop and rock to heavy metal.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1979 - 1986

Music Elementary School No. 7, Tbilisi (Nadezhda Silagadze)

1986 - 1991

Z. Paliashvili Special Music Secondary School, Tbilisi (Maia Zulukidze)

1991 - 1996

V. Saradjishvili State Conservatory, Tbilisi: musicology (Leah Dolidze)

1994 - 2000

composition

1994 - 1995

university course for electro-acoustic music

1998 - 2003

media composition and applied music

1998 - 2000

private lessons in composition

doctorate of philosophy (Alfred Smudits)

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
2002

foundation of the artist-duo Margin and ever since intensive cooperation with the Austrian artist/performer Gina Mattiello

 

 

foundation of the formation "Soul Contamination" (heavy metal/electronics/acustic) together with Eduardo Valdés (guitar and composition)

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)
1996

worked on the dubbing of the silent film "Theodor Herzl" from 1921

2007
2008

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1994

scholarship

2005

composition sponsorship

2008

composition sponsorship

Description of Style

Particular interest is in media music. Strong involvement of electronic computer samples. Fusion of serious, entertainment and avantgarde music. Various forms of jazz, pop-rock, heavy metal and cross-thematic, multi-media approaches are crucial for the compositions.

 

Marianna Tscharkwiani, 2009

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