Bill Dietz

Year of birth, place
1983, Bisbee, Arizona, United States

Bill Dietz studied composition at the New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA/USA and cultural studies at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN/USA. He has been living in Berlin since 2003, initially as student and assistant to Peter Ablinger. He frequently works with Christian von Borries, Catherine Christer Hennix, Chris Newman and, in 2009, with Maryanne Amacher as well. He has been director of the ensemble »Zwischentöne« since 2007.

Among others, his compositions have been performed as part of Happy Days Sound Festival, Oslo/Norwegen; MaerzMusik, Berlin/Germany; Incubator Arts, New York, NY/USA; at the Romanische Nacht at the WDR, Cologne/Germany; Tbilisi 6. Never on a Sunday, Tbilisi/Georgia. As an interpreter of music he also regularly appears as (Documenta XII, Musikprotokoll des Steirischen Herbsts, Tate Modern, Hamburg Bahnhof).