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Aaron Einbond

© Foto: Bruno Mathez

Year of birth, place

United States

Role at the ZKM

  • Guest Artist

Institute / Department

  • Institute for Music and Acoustics
  • Hertz-Lab


Aaron Einbond’s work explores the intersection of instrumental music, interactive technology, field recording, and sound installation. Ensemble Dal Niente released his portrait album »Without Words« on Carrier Records and he collaborated with Yarn/Wire and Matilde Meireles on the album »Cities« released on multi.modal. Alvise Sinivia premiered »Cosmologies« for piano and three-dimensional electronics produced by IRCAM at Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, SWR Experimentalstudio produced »Cartographies« for piano with two performers and electronics for the Kubus at ZKM | Karlsruhe, and the Académie du Festival d’Aix and Opera Lab Berlin co-produced his site-specific ambient chamber opera »Hidden in Plain Sight« in the streets of Aix-en-Provence. He has received a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, a Giga-Hertz Förderpreis, and Artistic Research Residencies at Ircam and ZKM. He teaches at City, University of London and is Co-Artistic Director of Qubit New Music in New York.


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