Johannes Maria Staud

Johannes Maria Staud, Portraitfoto © Lucerne Festival/Priska Ketterer

Born in Innsbruck in 1974, the composer Johannes Maria Staud draws much of his inspiration from literature and the visual arts. Reflections on philosophical questions, social processes and political events also influence his compositions. In doing so, his artfully constructed works follow … read more »

Soundings 2004 – 2011

This year Soundings is celebrating its 8th anniversary with some of the most notable composers and musicians who were a part of this unique platform for contemporary music in the course of its history. Initiated in 2004 by the Austrian Cultural Forum … read more »

Portrait: Johannes Maria Staud

Johannes Maria Staud draws from incredibly rich sources to weave mystery and query into his compositions.  It is a form of musing which often draws from a concrete source of inspiration in order to provide a new constitution, in an abstract form … read more »