Johannes Kretz, composer, researcher for computer music


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