m

m

chfs = Christian F. Schiller (*1977 in Gmunden/UpperAustria and grown up in Vöcklabruck/UpperAustria) studied Composition from October 1998 to September 2004 at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz/Austria with Gerd Kühr (1998 - 2002), Younghi Pagh-Paan (Klangwege 2003) and Georg Friedrich Haas (2002 - 2004). | Diploma Thesis | Numerous different projects in form of conceptual sound-installations, concerts, performances and cooperations with e.g. Peter Jakober (composer), Kristina Landrichter (stage designer), Alfred Lenz (mediaartist), Florian Meixner (countertenor), Helmut Schäfer (computer artist), Garfield (musician/photographer), DD Kern (musician), Mamela Nyamza (choreographer), Zbigniew Karkowski (composer), Robert B. Lisek (scientist), Manuel Knapp (mediaartist), Mick Barr (musician/composer), Klangforum Vienna, Ensemble Piktogramm, Ensemble Recherche and Studio Dan. Head of in-dust.org (room to move + organisation), Schlagschatten (finishing composition of Graz03 - cultural capital of Europe) and SAKRA! (concert series at St.Andrä church Graz). City of Graz Promotional Music Award 2004. StudenzenStudios (experimental studio) together with Alfred Lenz since 2006. Austrian Grant for Composition 2008 & 2013. Participant at e.g. Klangspuren 2005, Elevate 2005, steirischerherbst 2006 & 2014, Styriarte 2008, the international Workshop Crossings in Johannesburg/Southafrica 2010, the Festival iFIMPaC in Leeds/UK 2012, the Vienna Roomservice Festival 2012, the series Mariboring in Maribor/Slovenia 2013, the Mediations Biennale in Poznan/Poland 2014 and the Kunststation St.Peter in Cologne/Germany 2016. Lives and works in Graz. | Press |

 

 

m

m

"händ"

for Piano / two- three- four-handed

(1998)

"exit x"

E-Guitar and Zoom-Player

~ for Sandra ~

(2000)

"x"

for 6 Trompets and Piano / fragmentary finished

(2000)

" ... - - - ..."

for 4 Beer-Bottles, Laserpointer and Fog

Part of SAKRA!2003 / St.Andrä Church Graz

(2000)

"Zug 1876"

algorithmic Composition / Part of IEM Soundreport CD

airplayed on Radio Helsinki

(2002)

"Kopfschlag"

for Countertenor, Drumset and Super8-Film / Part of Hörfest 03

together with Florian Meixner (Countertenor) / Forum Stadtpark Graz

(2003)

"inhale"

for Underwatervoice / Installationbox

Part of in-dust.org - Feuertaufe / Postgarage Graz

(2003)

"Vronlichnam = Herrenleib"

Performative Soundinstallation / Part of SAKRA! /

commissioned by St.Andrä Church Graz / together with Helmut Schäfer

(2003)

"Reisz"

for Sopransaxophon, Bassclarinet, Piccolotrompet, Basstrombone, 2 Drumsets, 2 Violins, Doublebass

Part of Klangwege 03 / realised by Klangforum Vienna @ Orpheum Graz / airplayed on Radio Ö1 (Zeitton)

(2002/2003)

"Schlagschatten"

Performance for the Shadow-Object Uhrturmschatten (Markus Wilfling)

finishing composition of Graz03 - Cultural Capital of Europe / together with Helmut Schäfer

(2003)

"zur Zeit leider"

for Answering-Machine and Electronics

Part of Hörfest 04, Forum Stadtpark Graz & Zwischenbilanz, Minoritensaal Graz

airplayed on Radio Ö1 (Zeitton)

(2004)

"schwarz gestreift"

for E-Bass and Drumset / Part of Komprovisation

concurrently played with Peter Jakober´s "abwartend" / MUWA Graz

(2004)

"Pflichtwatschn"

for Electronics / Part of lee#2-sampler 2005

airplayed in London on http://www.frequenzen.co.uk & selected for the SoundDevicesDublin 2013

(2004)

"drunt"

for Electronics / Part of Hörfest 05 / Graz

(2005)

"dust basst"

for DoubleBass and Assistent

(2005)

"(i)d"

Installation for drumset (+cobwebs) / Part of elevate Festival´s first edition

together with DD Kern (Fuckhead) / Stallbastei, Schloßberg Graz

(2005)

"un"

for Drumset, ChurchOrgan, Cello and Assistents / commissioned by the Festival Klangspuren 2005

realised by Ensemble Recherche (Germany) / St. Laurentius Church, Wattens (Tirol), Austria

(2005)

"aus(r)asten"

for Piano and BassDrum / Phase #1

(2006)

outdoor performance for ~ 30 Ratschen

commissioned by the Festival PSALM

(2006)

"Gsicht"

Signation / commissioned by the Festival STYRIARTE

(2007)

"aus(r)asten"

for Piano and BassDrum / GRAFENAST = 100 / Tirol

(2007/2008)

"flussleere"

for Mur (River), Sirens, 7 FemaleVoices and Electronic

commissioned by the Festival STYRIARTE, Graz

(2008)

"rrrr"

Soundperformance for numerous Ratschen

(2009)

"voces"

Sound for a Documentary

by Mischa G. Hendel

(2009)

"wehrt"

Sound for a sculpture by Giovi

(2009)

"nd"

for the 250th Friedrich von Schiller´s

(2009)

"schlaff"

Wax-Candle-Sculpture

(2009)

"rrrr"

Soundperformance for numerous Ratschen + Vuvuzelas

(2010)

"JA"

chfs remix of thunder by Jakuzi´s Attempt

(2010)

"rrrr"

Soundperformance for numerous Ratschen

(2011)

"bund"

for E-Bass & Snare-Drum

(2011/2012)

"tschüs"

[tʃyːs]

(2012)

"and"

for the end

(2012)

"(T)ERROR"

for Computer-Crash

(2012)

@ VIENNA ROOMSERVICE FESTIVAL

(2012)

"hinab"

chfs´s Ab-Hinc reconfiguration

(2013)

"ihr"

for the Rock is Hell #50 compilation

(2013)

"Schlagschatten"

DIY-release 10 years after

(2013)

"Modularity"

Online-release of the Zehnt-Quartett

(2014)

"Gleichung"

Installation for SAKRA!2014

(2014)

@ INDIVIDUUM-COLLECTIVUM

(2014)

"nögin"

for finger/nail-tipping

(2015)

"abwartend & schwarz gestreift"

Jakober & Schiller

(2016)

"1R"

for austomated instruments

(2016)

"ex ident"

(2017)

m

m

"CUM"

Bandproject together with Mike Mairinger (The Brewed)

(1996/1998)

"Vöckes"

for 2 Pianos und Electronics

"Scandal"-Concert together with Peter Jakober / Stadtsaal Vöcklabruck (OÖ)

(1999)

"noom"

for Piano and Electronics / Soloperformance / Parkhouse Graz

(2001)

"liquid underground"

Mehlsilo-Installation together with Kristina Landrichter (stagedesigner) / Marienmühle Graz

(2001)

"volume"

Improvisation Concert for Drumset and Electronics

together with Alfred Lenz + Schauer / Kristallwerk Graz

(2002)

"pianofeedbackdistortion"

(since 2002)

"Galle"

experimental Brunch with pfd, Marco Siciliani, more / SUB Graz

(2003)

(since 2003)

SAKRA!

(since 2003)

"Die Besachwalterung"

Exhibition of Photoworks by chfs and Garfield / EXIL Graz

(2005)

StudenzenStudios

(since 2006)

chfs - Profil

(since 2007)

chfs adé

(2008)

chfs - Profil

(since 2008)

chfs - Portrait

(2009)

chfs @

> \ < | > / <

KONFRONTATIONEN

(2010)

chfs @

MARSCH MACHT MOBIL

(2010)

chfs @

(2010)

chfs @

(2010)

chfs @

(2011)

chfs @

IMPULS

(2011)

chfs @

> \ < | > / <

KONFRONTATIONEN

(2011)

XX

(2011)

chfs´

(2011)

chfs´

(2011)

chfs´

(2011)

"NULL0"

chfs & Garfield

(2012)

chfs @

> \ < | > / <

KONFRONTATIONEN

(2012)

XX

TROPF

(2012)

chfs @

(2013)

chfs @

(2013)

chfs @

(2013)

chfs @

(2013)

chfs @

(2013)

chfs @

> \ < | > / <

KONFRONTATIONEN

(2013)

chfs @

(2014)

chfs @

(2014)

chfs @

(2014)

chfs @

(2014)

chfs @

(2014)

chfs @

(2014)

XX

(2014)

chfs @

(2015)

chfs @

(2016)

chfs @

(2016)

chfs @

(2016)

chfs @

(2016)

chfs @

(2017)

chfs @

(2017)

m

m

"Banderra Nerra"

by Slobodan Kajkut / as Bass-Voice / Part of Hörfest04 / Forum Stadtpark Graz

(2004)

"Jubbookov Revolt"

by Slobodan Kajkut / as big Drum / Part of Zwischenbilanz / Minoritensaal Graz

(2004)

"vertikal infostruktur vögel feeling"

by Markus Krispel / as 2 hanged E-Guitars / Part of Hörfest04 / Forum Stadtpark Graz

(2004)

"styriarte"

18 Hours - Eric Satie - Vexations - Project / e.g. on the Piano / Minoritensaal Graz

(2004)

"Zerfall der Europäischen Union"

by Slobodan Kajkut / as Drummer / Stefaniensaal Graz

(2005)

"GOPO"

GrazerOrganPipesOrchestra by Peter Jakober

Avantgarde Festival Schiphorst, 2006 / Radiokulturhaus Vienna, 2011 / Cd, 2015

JAKOBER PORTRÄT

as part of GOPO / Radiokulturhaus Vienna

(2011)

m

 

 

 
 

© chfs