Pseudo-biographical, by work field
Berliner jayrope was born at 321 ppm as a kid of two pipe organ players. Classical piano & opera singing training was received from age 4/6-14. Standard music education stopped then in favor of learning from anything perceivable by ear.
Current work: composition, sound design, live performance, production, musical direction, supervision, often for contemporary etc. dance.
jayrope runs a number of collaborations with other musicians (*).
2000++ dance & theatre music, composition, sound design and/or live performance – for
Samir Akika (Theater Bremen/Unusual Symptoms), Helena Waldmann (Theaterhaus Stuttgart, Radialsystem Berlin, etc.), Florian Bilbao (Deutsches Theater Kasachstan), Nir de Volff, Schauspiel Hannover, Schauspiel Bochum
▜ 2007++ Air Cushion Finish* (with fellow vocalist Lippstueck) – movies for the blind.
1990++ selected clients & collaborators
Atari Teenage Riot/Alec Empire, DVA, Michael Griener, Arto Lindsay, Neil Carlill/Vedette*, Maria Farantouri, Kip Hanrahan, Niklas Kraft, Paisiel, Prinzenallee/Bleubird*, Scenic Panner*, Napszyklat, Oligor y Microscopia, Operation Sapphire
1999++ selected concerts
• Meakusma Festival, Belgium • Festival of Vision, Hongkong • Suoni per il Popolo, Canada • SXSW, USA • Holocaust Memorial, USA • Ars Electronica, Austria • Donaufestival, Austria • Jazzfestival Saalfelden, Austria • Klangbad Festival, Germany • La Noche en Blanco, Spain • Kometa Festival, Latvia • Braillė Satellitė, Lithuania • Goldmund Festival, Germany • Fusion Festival, Germany • Jazzfest Berlin, Germany • Transmediale, Germany • Ausklangfestival, Germany