Uli Fussenegger

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Uli Fussenegger was born in 1966 in Feldkirch, Austria. He studied with Franz Dunkler in Feldkirch and with Ludwig Streicher in Vienna. After a few years of intense concert activity, with emphasis on Early Music and historically authentic performance practice, he specialised in Contemporary Music and became a member of Klangforum Wien in 1987.

He has been working since as soloist as well as ensemble player; numerous works have been written especially for him, amongst

others by Georges Aperghis, Bernhard Lang, Beat Furrer, Matthias Pintscher and Mauricio Sotelo. In addition, his field of expertise includes free improvisation and electronics; he participated in a great number of CD-, DVD- and TV-productions as musician, composer, recording supervisor and producer.

Uli Fussenegger has founded and still runs the CD label DURIAN Records. He teaches at the University for Music in Lucerne and at the International Holiday Courses for New Music in Darmstadt.