Listening Room Programme 2
Daniel Mayer (*1967) is a composer with a focus on works including electro-acoustics. His music has been performed at international festivals of electronic and contemporary music and was rewarded with the Giga-Hertz production prize for electronic music 2007 at ZKM Karlsruhe. He completed studies of pure mathematics, philosophy, and music composition with Gerd Kühr in Graz, Austria. 2001/02 postgradual study at the Electronic Studio Basel with Hanspeter Kyburz. Since 2011 working at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz/IEM, since October 2016 visiting professor for electro-acoustic composition. In the winter term 2022/23, he was Edgard-Varèse guest professor of DAAD at TU Berlin.