Having been raised underÃ‚Â pianoÃ‚Â keys and those funny flashing knobs onÃ‚Â music sampling machines andÃ‚Â consoles; trained by a folk music production household at the foot of the Austrian alps toÃ‚Â the avant-garde, contemporary and temporary auditory experiences in the middle ofÃ‚Â Vienna, he creates orchestral soundtracks, sweeping melodies and complementary atmospheres for films and video games.
Born in 1993 the young Austrian music for games and film always fascinated him. He set the score for various scenes at the Vienna Film Music Prize and finished runner up two times in a row (2011/12).Ã‚Â He achieved major step up in his musical abilities by attending the Hollywood Music WorkshopÃ‚Â in Klosterneuburg from 2008 to 2013. This also gave him the opportunity to work with established film composers likeÃ‚Â Don Williams,Ã‚Â Bruce BroughtenÃ‚Â orÃ‚Â Conrad PopeÃ‚Â and accommodate himself with the film music business.
After several international music productions inÃ‚Â collaborationship with Daniel Wehr for major American TV Channels, SonyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢sÃ‚Â Resistance: Burning SkiesÃ‚Â (Orchestration/MIDI-Preperation) or Ã‚Â the filmÃ‚Â The Return of Elias UrquijoÃ‚Â (Orchestration) his compositions for concert also are performed in cities all over the globe (London, Vienna, Auckland etc.). He scored plenty of films in Austria, Germany, UK and US of aspiring directors and is also writing music for the international music library EON Sounds Productions, RavenRed,Ã‚Â KlanglobbyÃ‚Â and the sound library Vienna Symphonic LibraryÃ‚Â or IK Multimedia.
2014 he graduated in composition at theÃ‚Â private conservatory ViennaÃ‚Â under prof. Christian Minkowitsch and also has been studying piano under prof. Natasa Velkjovic at the university of music and performing arts ViennaÃ‚Â since 2011. From 2014 he is now a master student under prof. Ulrich Reuter andÃ‚Â Karim Sebastian Elias at the film university Babelsberg Konrad WolfÃ‚Â based near Berlin and also taken an exchange term at the Royal College of Music, London, in 2015.
He is looking forward to intresting projects and considerable cooperations.Ã‚Â Besides his mockup-productions, arrangement-works and orchestrations for example the school orchestras in Auckland, New Zealand, he works also for the Austrian company Stella-Musica.
Prima la musica
In the years 2006/2008/2010/2012 achieved the 1. Prize nationalwide in the category Ã¢â‚¬Å“Piano soloÃ¢â‚¬Â, including several awards for his own compositions (a.o. exceptional prize of the “Ãƒâ€“sterreichischen Musikrat”)
2008: 3rd place of the Big Band composition prize “Jugend komponiert”, for the composition “Feetless”.
Wiener Filmmusikpreis 2011/2012
(Vienna Filmmusic Prize 2011/2012), always the 2nd Prize for the scoring of “Der Atem des Himmels” and “Die Hexe Lilly Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Reise nach Mandolin”
Tage der neuen Musik
2010: “Tage der neuen Musik” (days of contemporary music) in Krems, 1st Prize for the composition and performance oft he piece “Saxo Moods”
“ZEITKlang” composition prize “Neue Musi”, 2nd award for the piece “Deep Light” for marching band.
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