INFOBOXGenre(s): Contemporary Music
From: Vienna, Austria
Composer/improviser/performer; bass clarinet/contra alto clarinet/alto saxophone
She works in the fields of “multi-idiomatic“ improvisation, experimental rock, contemporary music and multimedia sound research.
Susanna Gartmayer studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna and the Glasgow School of Arts and was self-taught in saxophone, bass clarinet, composition and harmonics. Susanna Gartmayer is part of many ensembles for organized and improvised music, such as broken.heart.collector, möström, The Vegetable Orchestra, Möström, Bödenauer/Gartmayer Duo, Orchester 33 1/3, among others). Since 2015, she has organized the weekly “Monday Improvisers Session” with musicians Didi Kern and Thomas Berghammer.