Karlheinz Essl

Portrait KHE

Lexikon-Sonate

Infinite Interactive Realtime Composition for Computer-Controlled Piano
1992 ff.



1

6 Jun 1993
Vienna, Galerie im Weinstadl - presentation of the Digital "Lexikon-Roman" (A)
Libraries of the Mind

2

18 May 1993
University of Vienna, Institute for Artificial Intelligence - "Art / ificial Intelligence" (A)
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

3

3 Jun 1993
University of Vienna, Institute for Musicology - "Austrian Society for Musicology" (A)
Presentation: Manfred Angerer & Karlheinz Essl

4

30 Oct 1993
The Hague, Royal Conservatory, Institute for Sonology - Lecture (NL)
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

5

10 Feb 1994
Vienna, ORF Sendesaal - Live-Performance within the radio program "Kunstradio" (A)
Karlheinz Essl: Bösendorfer SE Grand Piano

6

17 Feb 1994
Salzburg, Literaturhaus Eizenbergerhof - presentation of the Digital "Lexikon-Roman" (A)
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl / Libraries of the Mind

7

18 Feb 1994
Vienna, Alte Schmiede - Workshop
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

8

28 Jul 1994
Darmstadt - Internationale Ferienkurse für Neue Musik (D)
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

9

3 Mar 1995
New London, Connecticut College - CONVERGENCE-Festival of the "5th Biennial Symposion on Arts and Technology" (USA)
Karlheinz Essl: Yamaha Disklavier

10

31 May 1995
Stanford University, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (USA)
Bob Willey: Yamaha Disklavier

11

14 Jun 1995
University of Barcelona, PHONOS Fundaçio - Lecture (E)
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

12

16 Jun 1995
Hagenberg, Gemeindesaal - "baby-ars" / Studio for Advanced Music Technology (A)
Live-Performance: Adelhard Roidinger, Mario Rosivatz
Technique: Gerald Wolf

13

7. + 9 Nov 95
Banff, Banff Centre for the Arts, Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Building (CA)
Interactive installation: Gerhard Eckel (IRCAM/Paris)
Yamaha Disklavier MX-100A

14

15 Nov 1995
Graz, Musikhochschule - Institut für Elektronische Musik (A)
Live-Performance: Se-Lien Chuang, Melanie Bong, Karlheinz Essl

15

8 Jan 1996
University of Toronto, Faculty of Music, Electro-Acoustic Music Studio (CA)
Lecture & Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

16

29 Feb 1996
Softwarepark Hagenberg / SAMT / Bruckner-Konservatorium Linz (A)
Workshop "Tele - Aus der Nähe betrachtet"
Presentation: Karlheinz Essl

17

10 Mar 1998
University of Toronto, Faculty of Music, Walter Hall (CA)
Live-Performance: Christina Baltazar & Erik Ross
Computer control: Dennis Patrick
Interactive installation (Yamaha Disklavier)

18

25 Mar 1996
Clark University, Worcester MA (USA)
The Sound of Multimedia - "Musical Practice and Its Interpretation in the Age of Digital (Re)Production"
Interactive installation (Yamaha Disklavier)

19

11 Apr 1996
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (USA)
Interactive installation (Yamaha Disklavier)

20

17 May 1996
Alte Schmiede, Vienna (A)
Elektronischer Früling - SAMT
Andreas Weixler: computer control

21

17 May 1996
Caen (F)
JIM'96 Computer Music Conference
Modules d'écoute (Listening Session): CD-recording of the premiere

22

30 May 1996
Musikhochschule Bremen (D)
Interactive performance (Yamaha Disklavier)
Georg Bönn: computer control

23

16 Jul 1996
Third Culture Symposion, Copenhagen (DK)
Yamaha Disklavier
Live performers: Morten Carlsen, Ivar Frounberg
Computer control: Karlheinz Essl

24

6 Aug 1996
3rd Brazilian Computer Music Symposion (Recife, Brazil)
Bob Willey: computer control

25

13 Oct 1996
Hochschule der Künste - Gesellschaft für Neue Musik, Berlin (Germany)
Live performance: Martin Supper, Orm Finnendahl
Computer control: Karlheinz Essl

26

25 Feb 1997
Version for computer-controlled piano and an improvising pianist
Cardiff, Wales (UK)
Welsh College of Music and Drama
Gillian Robson: piano
Suzanne Griffiths-Rees: computer control

27

3 Mar 1997
RX Gallery, Chicago (USA)
Live performance: R. Albert Falesch, Gene Coleman
Karlheinz Essl: computer control

28

29 May 1997
premiere of the direct-access version
Wels (A)
Studio presentation SAMT
Se-Lien Chuang: computer control

29

5 Jun 1997
KlangArt 97, Osnabrück (D)
Lecture and presentation on Realtime Composition
Yamaha Disklavier
Karlheinz Essl: computer control

30

13 Jun 1997
direct-access version
Linz (A)
SAMT / Bruckner Conservatory
"Night of Jazz and Computer Music"
Se-Lien Chuang: computer control

31

25 Jun 1997
Vienna (A)
Vernissage Fritz Ruprechter / ITO
conductors: Fritz Ruprechter / N.N.
computer control: Karlheinz Essl

32

3 Jul 1997
direct-access version
Stift Lilienfeld, Laienbrüderdormitorium (A)
Sommermusik-Akademie: portrait concert "Karlheinz Essl"
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

33

2.-8 Aug 1997
online version
Brasila (BR)
IV Brazilian Symposium on Computer Music
Universidade de Brasilia

34

19 Jul -17 Aug 1997
Salzburg Festival (A)
Kleines Festspielhaus, Orpheus-Foyer
Interactive installation (Yamaha Disklavier)

35

6 Sep 97
Berlin (D)
Podewil, Großer Saal
Softmoderne 3 - Festival der Netzliteratur
Libraries of the Mind / Karlheinz Essl: presentation of the electronic Lexikon-Roman

36

14 Oct 97
Passau (D)
Medienzentrum "Neue Passauer Presse"
Vernissage "Arnulf Rainer"
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

37

4 Nov 1997
Graz (A)
Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst
presentation: Andreas Weixler

38

19 Nov 1997
Copenhagen (DK)
Royal Academy of Music
presentation: Karlheinz Essl

39

20 Nov 1997
Copenhagen (DK)
University of Copenhagen, Dept. of Music
presentation: Karlheinz Essl

40

25 Jul - 30 Aug 1998
St. Pölten (A)
KLANGTURMST.POELTEN - Feedback IV
Interactive installation
architecture: Regina Freimüller
Yamaha Disklavier

41

20 Nov 1999
Prague (CZ)
Goethe-Institute
"Softmoderne - Literatur im Netz"
computer performance: Karlheinz Essl

42

20 Feb 1999
Vienna (A)
Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst
"Wiener Tage für zeitgenössische Klaviermusik"
version for computer-controlled piano and an improvising pianist
computer performance: Karlheinz Essl (Yamaha Disklavier)
piano: Manon Liu Rennert

43

5 Nov 1999
Düsseldorf (D)
Tonhalle, Kleiner Saal
Christian Banasik: computer performer (Yamaha Disklavier)

44

2 Jan - 19 Apr 2000
Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg (A)
Part of the sound art exhibition "Klangwelten"
permanent computer installation

45

spring 2000
live broadcast on "Something Else" - WLUW 88.7 FM, Chicago (USA)
version for Doepfer A-100 modular analogue synthesizer by Ernst Long

46

14 Sep 2000
Feuerwache, Köln (D)
Christian Banasik: computer performer (Yamaha Disklavier)

47

30 Nov 2000
Aichi Prefectural University (J)
Andreas Weixler: computer performance

48

14 Jan 2001
Bern, Kornhaus (CH)
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

49

15 Jan 2001
Zürich, Migros-Hochhaus am Limmatplatz (CH)
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

50

16 Jan 2001
Basel, Fachhochschule Hyperwerk am Totentanz (CH)
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

51

15 May 2001
Alte Schmiede, Vienna (A)
performance for computer and piano
Karlheinz Essl: computer
Carol Morgan: piano

52

10. Jun - 15 Jul 2001
Abbaye de Villers-Canivet (F)
permanent computer music installation
Exhibition Hans Mittendorf

53

30 Nov 2001
Hamburg, Jugendmusikschule (D)
Symposium NET.MUSIC
Karlheinz Essl: solo computer performance

54

7 Jan 2002
Cologne (D)
Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln
"Listening Night" - Klanglabor, Filzengraben 8-10
Karlheinz Essl: solo computer performance

55

27.-29 Sep 2002
Schreyahn (D)
interactive computer music installation
festival Schreyahner Herbst

56

20 Oct 2002
Salo (FI)
Salo Art Museum

57

4 Mar 2004
Antwerp (B)
deSingel - International Kunstcentrum
Stefan Prins: grand piano
Karlheinz Essl: Yamaha Disklavier via computer

58

27 May 2004
Gent (B)
LOGOS Foundation
Stefan Prins: computer performance

59

29 May 2004
Borgerhout/Antwerpen (B)
't Werkhuys
Stefan Prins: computer performance

60

12 Oct 2004
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Dialogue Redux
Richard Kent Jones: computer controll

61

6 Dec 2004
Paris (F)
Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique
Festival d'Automne
compatible/téléchargeable - concert pour disklavier solo

62

21 Jan - 21 Mar 2005
Tokyo, NTT InterCommunication Center (J)
Festival Art meets Media: Adventures in Perception
Curated by Alexei Shulgin and Yukiko Shikata

63

4 Apr 2005
Vienna, Porgy & Bess (A)
IM FOCUS: Karlheinz Essl
Karlheinz Essl: computer-controlled piano module

64

13 Apr 2005, 20:00
Stuttgart (D)
Forum Neues Musiktheater: Digital Piano Lounge
Andreas Breitscheid: Yamaha Disklavier

65

18 Apr 2005, 19:00
Götzis, Bildungshaus St. Arbogast (A)
Tage der Utopie: Entwürfe für eine gute Zukunft
Franz Nahrada: "Open Source – Die wahrgemachte Utopie des gemeinsamen Wissens"

66

2 Oct 2005
Leuven, Stuk (B)
TRANSIT Festival - Festival van Vlaanderen 2005
Stefan Prins: grand piano
N.N.: Yamaha Disklavier via computer

67

Sun, 19 Nov 2006
University of California, San Diego (USA)
Mandeville Recital Hall
Advanced Improvisation Ensemble
David Borgo: director, Yamaha Disklavier via computer
Matt Wilson: e-guitar
Tom Ferguson: e-bass
Mason Bretan: drums

68

18 - 23 Sep 2007
Porto, Casa da Música (PT)
Festival Musica Viva
installation with a Yamaha Disklavier

69

20 - 27 Sep 2008
Lisbon, Belém Arts Centre (PT)
Festival Musica Viva
installation with a Yamaha Disklavier

70

12 Dec 2008
Vienna, Bösendorfersaal (A)
Ghost Note Competition Finale
Karlheinz Essl: live performance on a Bösendorfer Grand Piano CEUS

71

4 Jun 2010, 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Stefan Marguran Art Space
316 Anzac Highway, Plympton, South Australia (AUS)
Exhibition Friends, curated by Stefan Maguran

72

26 Aug 2011
Morelia, Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonores (MX)
Portrait concert Karlheinz Essl
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

73

22 Oct 2011
Dublin, Projects Arts Centre (IE)
Portrait Concert Karlheinz Essl @ DublinSoundLab
Karlheinz Essl: computer performance

74

Thu, 27 Oct 2011
Perth, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (AUS)
2 Bradford St, Perth, Western Australia
The Mechanical Piano
Performed by Mark Gasser and Lindsay Vickery

75

13 Feb 2012
Toronto, Composer's Forum hosted by Adam Sherkin (CAN)
Presentation Karlheinz Essl

76

15 Feb 2012
Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, Faculty of Music (CAN)
Masterclass Karlheinz Essl

77

15 Jun 2012
Vienna, SEITE ZWEI - Bureau für Design (A)
Die Pianistengasse



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