Rendezvous: Final 1, July 2
The German composer Sergej Maingardt holds a Bachelor’s degree in electronic composition from the Cologne School of Music and Dance, a Bachelor’s degree in media technology from the University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf, and a Master’s degree in media analysis and culture from the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf. Today, he is working on his Master’s degree in electronic composition with Michael Beil and took part, for the 2014-2015 season, in the International Ensemble Modern Academy.
Sergej Maingardt’s music has been performed in Darmstadt, Donaueschingen, Europe meets Vietnam (Hanoi, Vietnam), Gdansk Dance Festival 2013 (Poland), Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn, Acht Brücken Festival in Cologne (2012/2011/2010), Kunstmuseum (Bonn, Germany), Art & Arcade (Maison des arts électroniques de Bâle), Who Inspires Us ? Tadeusz Kantor ! (Krakow, Poland), Next_generation_4.0/5.0 (Karlsruhe Center for Art and Media), In Front (Aachen, Germany), Audio Art Festival (Krakow, Poland), Now & Next (Tanzhaus, Düsseldorf), Platina Festival (Cologne), Globolize:Cologne 2013.