Dorit Chrysler
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Instrument: theremin, vocals
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Dorit Chrysler © Peter Funch

Chrysler Dorit

General Information

Year of Birth:  1966
Place of Birth:  Graz
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Second home in New York since 1989, composer, theremin player and vocalist.

 

Education

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classical voice training

musicology

Activities

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2001

ever since international career with her solo project

2017

a year long residency for KidCoolThereminSchool at the Gaite Lyrique Museum in Paris, Lécolé Thérémine

ensemble project "Halcion"

New York Theremin Society: founder

European Theremin Association: founder

numerous concerts in Japan, Australia, Europe, the USA and Canada

her music is represented in the permanent collection of the MOMA, the Guggenheim Museum in New York and the Louisiana Museum in Copenhagen

Performances (Selection)

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2007

Disney Hall in Los Angeles

2007

Arts Festival

2008

participating performance artist

Commissions (Selection)

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worked on film music commissions for works including those of Danish artist Jesper Just

Description of Style

Her solo concerts exhibit a broad spectrum of electronically created compositions that take their cue from popular, classical and experimental influences. These works employ the theremin in an independent and unusual manner.

Discography, Projects

Discography:

  • 2007: 4WomenNoCry (Monika Enterprise)
  • 2006: Tiny Thrills (solo CD/Vinyl/Mp3; PlagDichNichtRecords)
  • 2005: Best of (solo CD; PlagDichNichtRecords)

Band/Ensemble Member of

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Fon

Contact, Links

Website:  doritchrysler.com
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