ZiMT

Johannes Kretz, composer, researcher for computer music

www.johanneskretz.com

Born 1968 in Vienna, studies (composition, pedagogy) at the music academy Vienna with F.BURT and M.JARRELL and mathematics at the University Vienna • 1992/93:  studies at IRCAM, Paris • co-founder of the NewTonEnsemble, of the international composers group PRISMA and of www.ikultur.com • teacher for for computer music at the music university in Vienna, since 2001 also music theory, 2004 assistant for composition in the class of Michael Jarrell. • Since 2009: habilitation in composition, associate professor • Since 2008: Head of the ZiMT ("center for innovative music technology") of the music university Vienna • Since 2010: Head of the "course for computer music and electronic media" • performances in Austria, Germany, France, Poland, Hungary, Turkey, Lithuania, Czechia, Argentina, Mexico, Japan, China, Taiwan and South Korea • regular broadcasts in Austrian and German radio 
• commissions of works from Konzerthaus Wien, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble On Line, Vienna Flautists, quartett22, Internationale Lemgoer Orgeltage, Haller Bachtage, Triton Trombone Quartett, Wiener Kammerchor • numerous grants and prizes