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STAFF

artistic director - Ulrike Mayer-Spohn (UMS)
artistic director - Javier Hagen (JIP)

 

COMPOSERS whose works have been premiered by UMS 'n JIP

Abols, Juris
Alonso, German
Alsina, Ariadna
Aperghis, Georges
Ataç, Idil
Atzakas, Thimios
Bages i Rubi, Joan
Bank, Jaques
Bejo, Ermir
Berio, Luciano (†)
Bhagwati, Sandeep
Bochikhina, Olga
Bovey, Pierre-André
Brown, Earle (†)
Cage, John (†)
Changwitchukarn, Kanokpak
Chen, Yeungping
Chershnykov, Aleksander
Clift, Paul
Codera Puzo, Luis
Conforti, Simone
Dahinden, Roland
Dayer, Xavier
Dick, Leo
Dougherty, William
Du, Yun
Dudas, Richard
Ercetin, Turgut
Figols Cuevas, Daniel
Fujikura, Dai
Fuchsmann, Michael
Fueter, Daniel
Galperin, Miguel
Gedizlioglu, Zeynep
Gorlinsky, Vladimir
Gribinchika, Marina
Guo, Wenjing
Gustovska, Laura
Gysin, Beat
Hadjileontiadis, Leontios
Han, Dongsun
Heiniger, Wolfgang
Herlins, Oskars
Hofer, Markus
Hong, Sungji
Huang, Ruo
Imai, Shintaro
Kadisa, Anastasija
Kagel, Mauricio (†)
Käser, Mischa
Kawashima, Motoharu
Kaya, Erçin
Keller, Max E.
Kenshiro, Matsuo
Kim, Hyuna
Khrust, Nikolay
Kittos, Haris
Klingenberga, Ieva
Kokoras, Panagiotis
Kronlaks, Rolands
Lapidakis, Michalis
de Lautour, Reuben
La Rosa, Steve Eugene
Lee, Junghae
Lee, Phoebus
Leimane, Linda
Li, Kar Yee
Liu, Jian
Lehmann, Hans-Ulrich (†)
Lluch, Carmen
Makrygiannakis, Kostas
Malondra, Mateu
Maronidis, Dimitris
Mence, Selga
Michon, Alain
Miyama, Chikashi
Nadzharov, Aleksander
Newland, Paul
Newski, Sergej
Ng, Kelvin
Oliver, Jaime
Onishi, Yoshiaki
Özer, Mehmet Can
Pala i Nosas, Xavier
Papageorgiou, Dimitris
Pareyon, Gabriel
Pohlit, Stefan
Porten, Maria
Pousson, Jachin
Prat, Francesc
Rai, Takayuki
Ralli, Eleni
Rannev, Vladimir
Rappoport, Oliver
Rhee, Kyungmee
Riehm, Rolf
Rise, Indra
Roberts, Adam
Rouvelas, Antonis
Rubbert, Rainer
Rumbau Masgrau, Octavi
Rykova, Elena
Schiess, Christophe
Schnebel, Dieter
Schuler, Denis
Schwamborn, Florian
Seglias, Zesses
Sistermanns, Johannes S.
Smite, Gundega
Steinauer, Mathias
Streich, Stefan
Suzuki, Kotoka
Svetlichny, Anton
Van Steenhoven, Karel
Takahashi, Keitaro
Tally, Mirjam
Tam, Chin Fai
Tanaka, Shugo
Tao, Yu

Taylor, Alan
Tedde, Giorgio
Thomas, Zach
Töpp, Thorsten
Underriner, Chaz
Uzunselvi, Mehmet Ali
Vassena, Nadir
Vérin, Nicolas
Vitkova, Lucie
Wen, Deqing
Wicomb, Pierre-Henri
Wu, Chris
Yakin, Murat
Yip, Viola
Yoffe, Boris
Zapf, Helmut
Zurbriggen, Andreas

 

STAGE DIRECTORS working with UMS 'n JIP

Wolfgang Beuschel
Gian Manuel Rau
Pablo Maritano
Marcelo Delgado

 

VISUAL ARTISTS

Simon Wunderlich
Marie N. Guex
Gisela-Ethaner Schelble
Robert Cahen

 

CONDUCTORS having premiered works by UMS 'n JIP

Beat Furrer
Titus Engel
Mark Foster
Jürg Henneberger
Filippo Perocco
Tsung Yeh
Philip Bride
Jan Dobrzelewski
Jean-François Monot
Raphael Immoos
Markus Utz
Oliver Rudin
Andreas Felber
Franziska Welti
Michael Gohl
Cool-Jae Huh

 

ENSEMBLES having collaborated with/premiered works by UMS 'n JIP

Ensemble Phoenix Basel
Amar Quartett
Garcia Abril Quartet
Paul Taylor Orchestra & Eliana Burki
HEMU Orchestra
dissonArt Ensemble Thessaloniki
Ensemble l'Arsenale
Klangbox
UmeDuo
Zafraan Ensemble Berlin
Spazio Musica Ensemble Cagliari
MCME Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble
Ensemble InverSpace
Ensemble Uroboros London
Ensemble Via Nova Weimar
Ensemble Nuove Musiche Savona
Ensemble Infinity à5
Taller Sonoro Sevilla

 

VOCAL ENSEMBLES having premiered works by UMS 'n JIP

Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart
Männerstimmen Basel
molto cantabile
Basler Madrigalisten
Basler Vokalsolisten
Schweizer Jugendchor
Singfrauen Winterthur
Putni Vocal Group
VocalEnsemble ZHdK
Cool a cappella Seoul
Kammerchor Winterthur
Zürcher Vokalisten

 

UNIVERSITIES & ACADEMIES having hosted UMS 'n JIP

Moscow Tschaikovsky Conservatoire
Rachmaninov Rostov Conservatoire
Taganrog University
Shanghai Music Conservatory
Beijing Central Conservatory of Music
Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts HKAPA
Chinese University of Hong Kong CUHK
Adelaide University Australia
Istanbul Technical University ITÜ MIAM
Kunitachi College of Music Tokyo
Hanyang University Seoul
Center for Research in Electro-Acoustic Music and Audio CREAMA, Seoul
American University of Cairo AUC
Aristotle University Thessaloniki AUTH
Music Village Agios Lavrendios Greece
IEMA Greek Music Information Center
Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of Music Riga
Jana Ivanova Rezekne Music Academy Latvia
Tbilisi State Conservatoire, Composition Dpt.
Tbilisi State Conservatoire, Music Technology Studio
Mallorca Summer Academy
Conservatorio Superior de Musica Manuel Castillo de Sevilla
International Conference for Computer Music ICMC 2014, Athens
Arizona State University ASU, Herberger Institute, Tempe AZ
University of North Texas NTU, Denton
Columbia University, Composition Department, New York City
New York University NYU, Composition Department, New York City
Guanxi Arts Universtiy Nanning China
Taipei National University of Arts TNUA
National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
International Conference for Computer Music ICMC 2016, Utrecht
Georgia Tech, Center for Music Technology
Universidad Nacional de San Martin Buenos Aires
Centro de Experimentacion del Teatro Colon Buenos Aires CETC
Ludwig Maximilian Universität München
ZHdK Zürich
Musikhochschule Basel, Musikforschung
ESB Studio für Elektronische Musik Basel
HKB Bern
HEMU Lausanne

 

FESTIVALS having hosted UMS 'n JIP

Festival Nueva Opera de Buenos Aires
CETC Centro de Experimentacion del Teatro Colon Buenos Aires Argentina
China ASEAN Music Week
Shanghai New Music Days
ICFC Bohol Philippines
Avignon Festival
Adelaide Festival
Forum Wallis
Latvian New Music Days
Arena Festival Riga
DeciBels Riga
Music Village Mount Pelion
Onassis Cultural Center Athens
Aleksandrinsky Theatre St Petersburg
Erarta Museum of Modern Art St Petersburg
Fishfabrique St Petersburg
Schloss Solitude
RandSpiele Berlin
Mixtur Barcelona
Encuentros Sonoros Sevilla
Projecte Rafel Valencia
ME_MMIX Palma de Mallorca
Festival Sirga Flix
London Ear Festival
Sounds of Stockholm
Levande Göteborg
ICT Vilnius
ICMC 2014 Athens
Taipei International Contemporary Music Festival
Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona
Babylon Istanbul
Theaterhaus Gessnerallee Zürich
Schweizerisches Tonkünstlerfest
musica aperta
Musikpodium Zürich
Dampfzentrale Bern
Do Audible Galicia
Nymus Live!
Archipel Geneve
Weimarer Frühjahrstage für Zeitgenössische Musik
Savona International Music Festival Primavera Sacra
ISCM World Music Days
Tongyeong Music Festival

 

TEACHERS UMS 'n JIP have been studying with

Roland Hermann (singing)
Alain Billard (singing)
Nicolai Gedda (singing)
Dorothea Winter (recorder)
Ulrike Mauerhofer (recorder)
Conrad Steinmann (recorder)
Marion Verbruggen (recorder)
Gerd Lünenbürger (recorder)
Heiner Goebbels (composition)
Wolfgang Rihm (composition)
Beat Furrer (composition)
Erik Ona (composition)
Martina Graulich (baroque violin/alto)
David Plantier (baroque violin/alto)
Randal Cook (fiddle)
Peter Eötvös (contemporary music)
Aribert Reimann (contemporary music)
Mauricio Kagel (contemporary music)
Mike Svoboda (contemporary music)
Marcus Weiss (contemporary music)
Jürg Henneberger (contemporary music)
Irwin Gage (Lied)
Hartmut Höll (Lied)
Ernst Haefliger (Lied)
Daniel Fueter (Lied)
Michael Gohl (choir conducting)
Johann Sonnleitner (ancient music)
Karel van Steenhoven (ancient music)
Kees Boeke (ancient music)

 

COACHES

Irvine Arditti
Sandeep Bhagwati

 

STRUCTURES UMS 'n JIP are involved with

ISCM Int. Society for Contemporary Music (jury WMD Young Composers Award 2014, diff. working groups)
ISCM Switzerland (SGNM/SSMC, president)
ISCM Valais/Switzerland (IGNM-VS, president)
ECPNM European Conference of Promoters of New Music (board)
Swiss Music Edition (board)
Swissfestivals (board)
Swiss Contemporary Music Festival Forum Wallis (director)
UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage ICH (board VS/Switzerland)

 

 

 

FLIGHT CASES

UMS 'n JIP swear by flight cases by Swiss manufacturer
Free Power Eventtechnik in Gampel/Valais/Switzerland
and German manufacturer Benk Cube/don't panic in Hamburg/Germany

Don't Panic - Die Case-Manufaktur, Hamburg Bergedorf
Freepower Eventtechnik, Gampel, Switzerland

 

 

 

INSTRUMENTS

UMS 'n JIP perform on recorders by German and Swiss
recorder manufacturers Ehlert and Küng

Küng, Switzerland
Ehlert, Germany

 

 

 

UMS 'n JIP support SANAKVO FOUNDATION,
a Swiss, non-profit, humanitarian foundation.
Their goal is to develop and supply the Sanakvo process
(needing no mechanical or electrical energy input)
to people in regions suffering from clean water scarcity.
"Sanakvo" means "healthy water" in Esperanto.
>>> More about Sanakvo Foundation.