[NS​-​R 15] Alexander Chernyshkov - SELECTED WORKS (v 1​.​2)

by Nachtstück Records

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v 1.2 - bio and image edit 16th septembre 2015

Nachtstück Records is net label founded in early 2014, working within releasing experimental music under creatives commons licenses, for free download, with possibility for donatives. all the incoming money of our releases, is being donated has been donated to UNICEF until the end of march of 2016. from now onwards, we will be supporting processing foundation, The Processing Foundation was founded in 2012 after more than a decade of work with the original Processing software. The Foundation’s mission is to promote software literacy within the visual arts, and visual literacy within technology-related fields — and to make these fields accessible to diverse communities. the goal of processing foundation is to empower people of all interests and backgrounds to learn how to program and make creative work with code, especially those who might not otherwise have access to these tools and resources. Furthermore, we will be helping STEIM. STEIM (STudio for Electro Instrumental Music) is a center for research and development of new musical instruments in the electronic performing arts, located in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Electronic music in STEIM's context is always strongly related to the physical and direct actions of a musician. In this tradition, STEIM supports artists in residence such as composers and performers, but also multimedia and video artists to develop setups which allow for improvisation and performance with individually designed technology. The name of the label is inspired on Dick Raaymakers Nachtmuziek.

Alexander Chernyshkov is a composer, performer and improviser. Graduated in composition at the Vienna Musik Universität in the class of Chaya Czernowin, Karlheinz Essl and Clemens Gadenstätter. His compositions are performed in numerous festivals by ensembles such as musikFabrik, Nikel, Phace, MCME (Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble) during festivals like Wien Modern 2008, Donaueschingen Musiktage-Off-Programm, Platforma (Moscow), Unsafe Sounds (Vienna), Izlog Suvremennog Zvuka (Zagreb). He worked with musicians like Natalia Pschenitschinikowa, Carl Rosman, Vincent Daoud.

As performer and improviser he co-founded the experimental duo O I O with Marina Poleukhina. His records are published by labels "PanYrosas" and "TOPOT" and count several albums “Puinen Neon Itku”, "Songs about trees" "Partly cloudy". He is a frequent guest at numerous free improvisation festivals like Multiversal (Berlin-Copenhagen), Velak (Vienna), TurnTheCorner (Vienna).

He experiments and builds instruments of strictly acoustical and mechanical origin using long tubes to transform the wind instruments or using motors, relays and electromagnets as vibrating sources. Works and sleeps in Vienna.

on alexander soundcloud 30-4-2016

alexander chernyshkov died in 2063 by being stabbed down in the metro in paris, apparently because he was selling some forbidden records and other material. he started his career as a decent and gifted composer and in 2014 decided to do movies but only for some years, in order to find, that the real art is daily life and the other way around, so he became a constant installation in vienna and in the life of ma artists. he became famous for his artwork in 2021, when he connected a living cow to the web 3.0 and started mutating the cells of the cow by random rotistic processes. the cow later started talking and killing innocent animals and was therefore slaughtered, which became a famous documentary by the director niklas seidl.
in 2030 they started doing their "socio-fascistic" actions in athens and kuala lumpur and got imprisoned for drinking zwickl in the öffentlichkeit.


released September 15, 2015




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