Christian Reiner

(c) Tibor Andreas Kiss


Genre(s): Contemporary Music
From: Vienna, Austria



Christian Reiner is a poetry, prose and experimental text speaker.

He works solo and in various formations on radio plays, theater projects, readings, concerts and CD recordings. His works are mostly found in the intermediate area of language and music. He has been cooperating with improvising musicians and dancers since the mid-90s and has developed his own way of improvising with spoken word and the possibilities of the human voice. In various formations and ensembles, he presents his work at festivals, guest performances and concerts. For a young audience also at children’s eye level.

He is a member of various ensembles and collaborations such as Reiner Weber, Koch Reiner Siewert, Weisse Waende, Rheuma 3000, Oral Office, Snaut, tetete, Franz Hautzinger’s Poet Congress, and many more.


The parts of its sum – Jazz Festival Saalfelden 2021 Recap

INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL SAALFELDEN took place once again, for its 41st time at the end of August 2021. It was, as usual, a strong, long and explosive program. Therefore packing it into a collection of … read more »

“When You Improvise, It’s Not the Notes That Are Important, It’s the People”: Christian Reiner, Artist in Residence at Jazzfestival Saalfelden

CHRISTIAN REINER is this year’s Artist in Residence at the 41st INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL SAALFELDEN (August 16th-22nd, 2021). In light of this, Arianna Fleur spoke with CHRISTIAN REINER about his heavy metal days, his love … read more »