Header Logo

[10/04/2014 // 20:30] zeitkratzer @ Festival SONIC PROTEST Paris, Eglise Saint-Merry
Reinhold Friedl’s zeitkratzer will perform music by William Bennett (WHITEHOUSE), a world premiere by French composer Gilles Sivilotto and parts of zeitkratzer’s Volksmusik

Also performing that night: Merzbow and DJ Sounds of Silence
zeitkratzer: Lisa Marie Landgraf: violin / Burkhard Schlothauer: violin / Hildur Gudnadottir: cello / Martin Heinze: double bass  / Reinhold Friedl: piano / Maurice de Martin: percussion / Frank Gratkowski: clarinets / Liz Allbee: trumpet / Hilary Jeffery: trombone / Benjamin Schultz: sound / Andreas Harder: light/
Eglise Saint-Merry, 76 rue de la Verrerie. 75004 Paris.  
Doors opening : 8pm / zeitkrater: 8.30 pm
Sonic Protest: http://www.sonicprotest.com/
https://www.facebook.com/SonicProtest/photos/gm.1427292294177056/680542802009454/?type=1&theater

 

[01/12/2013 // 20:00] zeitkratzer @ WORLDTRONICE, Haus der Kulturen der Welt Berlin.

zeitkratzer plays electronic music transcriptions (among others from the electronic studios in Warsaw and Belgrade) by Eugeniusz Rudnik, Halim El-Debh, WHITEHOUSE, Andrzej Dobrowolski, Ludmila Frajt and Bohdan Mazurek. And as a
TRIBUTE TO LOU REED the so far unreleased fourth part of the instrumental version of LOU REED’S METAL MACHINE MUSIC.
Burkhard Schlothauer, violin / Lisa Marie Landgraf, violin / Hildur Gudnadottir, cello / Ulrich Phillipp, double bass / Reinhold Friedl, piano / Maurice de Martin, percussion / Frank Gratkowski, clarinets / Hild Sofie Tafjord, french horn / Hilary Jeffery, trombone / Rashad Becker, sound / Andreas Harder, light

HKW

[03/11/2013 // 20:00] Bernhard Schütz, Reinhold Friedl, Maximilian Brauer & … @ VOLKSBÜHNE Berlin: Robert Schumann DICHTERLIEBE

Music by Robert Schumann & Reinhold Friedl / voice: Bernhard Schütz / piano: Reinhold Friedl / With: Maximilian Brauer and the Band Fucking Famous

Volksbühne

[27/10/2013] Good by Lou! Lou Reed passed away today…

We have been shocked that Lou Reed passed away today. Just now, when we are about to finish the mix of the first complete instrumental version of METAL MACHINE MUSIC! We will play the final, so far unreleased part of METAL MACHINE MUSIC in our Berlin concert on December 1 as a tribute to Lou! Read more at:

THE WIRE

[03/10/2013] zeitkratzer & Keiji Haino / Stockhausen

The recordings of the last project with zeitkratzer and the Japanese Noise hero Keiji Haino at Jahrhunderthalle Bochum [Ruhrtriennale] are now mixed and almost ready for release in winter. Looking forward to this one too! zeitkratzer & Keiji Haino also played a 45-minutes version of Stockhausens “Aus den 7 Tagen”, that will be released later.

[01/09/2013] zeitkratzer & WHITEHOUSE

The recordings of the new project with zeitkratzer and William Bennett [WHITEHOUSE], produced and freneticly acclaimed at the festival in Nancy, France earlier this year are mixed now and almost ready for release in late autumn/winter! Looking forward!

[14&15/05/2013 RELEASE] zeitkratzer @ Nancy, France

zeitkratzer will perform two concerts:
May 14: Stockhausen „Aus den Sieben Tagen“ „From the seven Days“
May 15: zeitkratzer plays WHITEHOUSE /William Bennet, new works and Morton Feldman

[31/01/2013 // 20:00] zeitkratzer @ klub katarakt, Kampnagel Hamburg

zeitkratzer will present a three-set concert night including James Tenney: Critical Band; Column One: Entropium; Reinhold Friedl: Xenakis[a]live! with video-projection by Lillevan, Burkhard Schlothauer: tromper, Terre Thaemlitz: Superbonus

Bild

[04/01/2013 NEW RELEASE] zeitkratzer: Grand Orchestra, CD, tochnit aleph

„Grand Orchestra” is a multiple attempt at sustainability in the actual and concrete sense of the word: how can we amplify music without electricity? Sustainability in the creative sense: how can we make music with amateurs without under challenging them? Sustainability as a musical category? Education, training? Just dare the laeity by throwing them into an overwhelming sound! Encourage the simplest of sounds, noises and their agglomeration. Allow spatial displacement, an accumulation of imprecision, unclarity and variation to develop into power and richness, a new Utopian beauty: music for amateurs and professionals: Grand Orchestra!

tochnit aleph

Bild

[01/12/2012 NEW RELEASE] zeitkratzer SONGS, Vinyl only! Bocian Records

zeitkratzer SONGS merges zeitkratzer’s noise, zeitkratzer’s unfathomable electro-like sound layers, zeitkratzer’s rhythmical complexity, … and Mark’s voice, flying above, croaking, reciting, disappearing inside the noise, singing the falsetto or just floating on a repetitive prepared piano loop …. A beautiful good-by to Pop – back to the real song, the real air, with orchestral density and minimalistic sound layers: SONGS!

Bocian Records

Bild

[28/09/2012 RELEASE] OUT NOW: CD zkr0014 zeitkratzer NEUE VOLKSMUSIK

zeitkratzer continue their Volksmusik-adoption, this time including new tunes from Switzerland, even playing noise on two alp horns. The Wire Magazine wrote: "zeitkratzer’s exuberantly contaminated, funny and imaginative music should set Herder and his nationalist acolytes reeling aghast in their graves!"

[22/03/2012 // 22:00] zeitkratzer @ MaerzMusik Berlin, Berghain

zeitkratzer will present new cooperations with Elliott Sharp and Column One and perform their new compositions - almost sold out

[03/12/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer ELECTORNIX @ Gdansk, Poland

zeitkratzer will present new cooperations with Elliott Sharp and Column One and perform their new compositions - almost sold out

[26/11/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer performs Reinhold Friedl’s highly acclaimed “Xenakis[a]live!” @ Deutsche Ensemble Akademie, Darmstadt, Germany

This performance will include the projection of the live-video by Lillevan, that has been released on Asphodel

[14/10/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer play Lou Reed’s METAL MACHINE MUSIC, full version, Reggio Emiglia, Italy

zeitkratzer will perform for the first in Italy the full four-part version of Lou Reed’s Metal Machine Music with a new light concept by zeitkratzer’s Andreas Harder.

[13/10/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer play Lou Reed’s METAL MACHINE MUSIC, full version, Festival RomaEuropa, Rome, Italy

zeitkratzer will perform for the first in Italy the full four-part version of Lou Reed’s Metal Machine Music with a new light concept by zeitkratzer’s Andreas Harder.

[04/09/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer & Keiji Haino @ Ruhrtriennale, Jahrhunderthalle Bochum, Germany

zeitkratzer will again perform with Keiji Haino after the legendary cooperations with Keiji in Austria and Germany, released on CD ; And present in the first part the new version of Karlhein Stockhausen’s „Aus den sieben Tagen“ !

[03/09/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer MUSICAL CONPENDIUM OF HORROR @ Queen Elisabeth Hall, London, UK

zeitkratzer will perform for the first time Reinhold Friedl’s “a musical compendium of horror”! A tribute to Bernard Herman’s Psycho-strings, Penderecki’s Utrenja, and other famous horror film music, with a special light concept by zeitkratzer’s Andreas Harder

[21/08/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer play NOISE UNPLUGGED @ Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

zeitkratzer will present the result of extensive rehearsals playing NOISE unplugged, only amplified by Berlin children. Harsh, crude noise, strange ambiences, without electricity, only using human power, strings, wind instruments, several Tam-Tams and grand pianos…

[13/08/2011 // 22:00] zeitkratzer presents a new edition of VOLKSMUSIK @ Festival Alpentöne, Altdorf, Switzerland

zeitkratzer will present the highly acclaimed Volksmusik at a Volksmusik-Festival in Switzerland, incluing new tracks dedicated to Swiss folk, including alpenhorns etc…

[14/04/2011 // 22:00] zeitkratzer back @ music Biennale Zagreb, Croatia

zeitkratzer performs the world premiere of John Cage's "Nine", constructed by Burkhard Schlothauer, and performs for the first time Karlheinz Stockhausen's "Aus den Sieben Tagen". zeitkratzer’s SONGS feature Marc Weiser (aka rechenzentrum aka Mark Markowitch) as a singer.

[12/04/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer presentation @ Kino Siska, Ljubljana, Slovenia

zeitkratzer presents the result of rehearsal and recording period in Ljubljana: John Cage's "Nine", constructed by Burkhard Schlothauer, a new version of Karlheinz Stockhausen's "Aus den Sieben Tagen". zeitkratzer’s SONGS featuring Marc Weiser (aka rechenzentrum aka Mark Markowitch) as soprano.

www.kinosiska.si

Bild

[12/04/2011 // 20:00] zeitkratzer presentation @ Kino Siska, Ljubljana, Slovenia

zeitkratzer presents the result of rehearsal and recording period in Ljubljana: John Cage's "Nine", constructed by Burkhard Schlothauer, a new version of Karlheinz Stockhausen's "Aus den Sieben Tagen". zeitkratzer’s SONGS featuring Marc Weiser (aka rechenzentrum aka Mark Markowitch) as soprano.

release | old school

 press

Borduere