Ivana Pristasova
Instrument: violin

Pristasova Ivana

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Year of Birth:  1974
Place of Birth:  Bratislava
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first lessons at the age of seven

studies at the conservatory



lessons with Eugenia Tchougaeva


2000 - 2009

concert-master of "Kammersolisten Bratislava", many concerts under her lead


foundation of the "Trio Eis" with Petra Ackermann and Roland Schueler


ever since member of the ensemble Wiener Collage


ever since cooperation with the on_line ensemble and with the Ensemble XX. Jhdt.

2002 - 2007

cooperation with Klangforum Wien in many projects around Europe, e.g. at the Festival Agora Paris, Triennale Ruhr, Salzburg Festival, Vienna Modern, Klangspuren, Schleswig-Holstein-Festival, Biennale Venice, Lucerne Festival a.m.o.


ever since teacher of a violin-class and head of Ensemble für neue Musik KONStellation


ever since member of the "Mondrian Ensemble Basel"

participation in numerous productions of music-theatre at several European opera-houses

member of the "Ensemble Phace/contemporary music" at Vienna and of the "oenm. österreichisches ensemble für neue musik" at Salzburg

cooperation as a chamber-musician with artists such as Benjamin Schmidt, Robert Cohen, Vladimir Mendelssohn, Gottlieb Wallisch and Patricia Kopatschinskaja and with composers such as S. Sciarrino, H. Lachenmann, G. F. Haas, E. Poppe, B. Gander. B. Furrer, Ch. Herndler, P. Billone, G. Torro-Perez a.m.m.

stronger interest in jazz and "world music" as well as performances a.o. with Dhafer Yousseff (oud), Jatinder Thakur (tabla) and Peter Herbert (double bass)

several tours and CD-productions with the "Vienna Art Orchestra" under the lead of Matthias Rüegg

foundation of several formations playing chamber-music, a.o. of the "opera aperta ensemble" at Bratislava

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