Christian F. Schiller © Jürgen Schmücking

Schiller Christian F.

Compositions

# Title Year of Originsort icon Instrumentation Category
1 HOHNOR - for two harmonicas and ensemble 2017
2 1R - for automated instruments 2016
3 nögin - for fingers/nails 2015
4 Gleichung - installation 2014
5 hinab - for electronics 2013
6 ihr - for electronics 2013
7 tschüs - for electronics 2012
8 (T)ERROR - für Elektronik 2012
9 rrrr - Klangaktion für Ratschen 2011
10 bund 2011 - 2012
11 Rrrr - Klangaktion für dutzend Ratschen + Vuvuzelas 2010
12 Ja - remix des Stückes "thunder" von Jakuzi's Attempt 2010
13 Voces 2009
14 wehrt 2009
15 Gsicht - Signation 2007
16 Flussleere - Komposition und Aktion 2007
17 aus(r)asten - für Klavier und BassDrum 2006
18 Rrrr - ourdoor Geräuschaktion für ~ 20 Ratschen 2006
19 Pflichtwatschn - für Elektronik 2005
20 drunt - für Elektronik 2005
21 dust basst 2005
22 i(d) - Installation 2005
23 un - für Schlagzeug, Kirchenorgel, Cello und Assistenten 2005
24 zur Zeit leider - für Anrufbeantworter und Elektronik 2004
25 schwarz gestreift - für E-Bass und Schlagzeug 2004
26 Kopfschlag - für Countertenor, Schlagzeug und Super8-Film 2003
27 inhale - für Unterwasserstimme/Installationsbox 2003
28 Vronlichnam = Herrenleib - performative Soundinstallation 2003
29 Schlagschatten 2003
30 "es fährt ein Zug" oder "Zug1876" - Algorythmische Komposition 2002
31 Reisz 2002
32 liquid underground - Mehlsilo - Installation mit Kristina Landrichter 2002
33 volume - Improvisationskonzert für Schlagzeug und Elektronik 2002
34 exit x - für E-Gitarre und Zoom-Player 2000
35 [grafischer Werktitel] - für sechs Trompeten und Klavier 2000
36 ... - - - ... - für 4 Bierflaschen und 4 Laserpointer und Nebel 2000
37 noom - Soloperformance für Klavier und Elektronik 2000
38 Vöckes - für 2 Klavier und Elektronik 1999
39 Händ - for piano 1998

General Information

Year of Birth:  1977
Place of Birth:  Gmunden
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chfs = Christian F. Schiller studied composition from October 1998 until September 2004 at the University of Music and the Dramatic Arts Graz with Gerd Kühr (1998 - 2002) and Georg Friedrich Haas (2002 - 2004).

 

He has taken part in various projects such as sound installations, concerts, performances and cooperations with Peter Jakober (composer), Kristina Landrichter (stage designer), Alfred Lenz (electro-acoustic musician), Florian Meixner (counter tenor), Helmut Schäfer (computer artist), Garfield (musician), DD Kern (musician), Ensemble Piktogramm, Klangforum Wien (Klangwege 2003) and Recherche Ensemble (Klangspuren 2005), among others.

 

He has participated in festivals such as Steirischer Herbst, Styriarte (Psalm), SAKRA!, Hörfest, ForumFestival, elevate, Klangspuren, Donaufestival, ... StudenzenStudios (experimental sound studio) together with Alfred Lenz. Head of in-dust.org ("artistic playground" and organisation), Schlagschatten (closing event of Graz03 - Kulturhauptstadt Europas) and the Festival Project SAKRA!.

 

He received a promotional music award from the City of Graz in 2004. Austrian Grant for Composition 2008 and 2013.
Participant at the international Workshop CROSSINGS in Johannesburg/Southafrica 2010, the Festival iFIMPaC in Leeds/United Kingdom 2012, the Vienna Roomservice Festival 2012, the series MARIBORING in Maribor/Slovenia 2013 and the MEDIATIONS BIENNALE in Poznan/Poland 2014.

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1998 - 2002

studies in composition

2002 - 2004

studies in composition

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
1996

"CUM": band project together with Mike Mairinger (The Brewed)

2002

PianoFeedbackDistortion: music project together with Alfred Lenz

2003

co-curator of "No Space is Innocent" (music programme)

2003

in-dust.org: "artistic playground" and organisation

2003

SAKRA!: co-organised the experimental festival at St. Andrä church

2003

"Galle": experimental brunch with pfd, Marco Siciliani, uvm. / SUB Graz

2004

participated as a musician at performances of works by Slobodan Kajkut, Markus Krispel and the Vexations project of Styriarte 2004

2005

EXIL: photography exhibition together with Garfield "Die Besachwalterung oder Kurz vor der Machtübernahme"

2006

StudenzenStudios: experimental sound studio together with Alfred Lenz

2007 - 2011

participation as a musician of GOPO (GrazerOrgelPfeifenOrchester) in performances of works by Peter Jakober

2010

CROSSING: resident at an international workshop in Johannesburg/South Africa

2010 - 2011

KONFRONTATIONEN: a school project to encourage young people's expression

2011

IMPULS: group discussion "Writing the Future"

Performances (Selection)

PeriodPerformanceCompositionOrganisationLocation
2003

closing event of Graz03 - Kulturhauptstadt Europas

2003

within the context of Klangwege 2003

2003

premiere; within the context of SAKRA! 2003; St. Andrä-Kirche

2003

premiere

2003

within the context of the first in-dust.org-performance

2003

presentation with Helmut Schäfer at St. Andrä Kirche Graz

2004
2004

premiere

2005

Ensemble Recherche

2005

premiere

2005

premiere, in the context of the award-ceremony of the Steirischen Kunst-Preis for Georg Friedrich Haas

2005

presentation of the sound-installation for sensor, drums and cobweb

2006
2006

PSALM Festival

2007

premiere; commission by the Hotel Grafenast Tirol for the 100th birthday

2008

final composition; Graz Hauptbrücke

2010

performance: Hauptplatz + Kaiser-Josef-Platz

2012

Festival iFIMPaC

2012

Vienna Roomservice Festival

2013

Serie MARIBORING in Maribor, Slovenia

 

MEDIATIONS BIENNALE

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)
2003

commission by St. Andrä Kirche Graz

2005
2006

new festival signation tune

2006

commission of PSALM Festival Graz

2008

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
2004

city promotional award

2008

Austrian Grant for Composition

2013

Austrian Grant for Composition

Performer of (Composition)

Contact, Links

Website:  in-dust.org