Faidra Chafta-Douka

dot dot dot II

(13 min.)

Premiere of the composition commissions I:
C | KOLUMBA Kunstmuseum des Erzbistums Köln
Sunday, May 22, 11 a.m.


Faidra Chafta Douka was born in 1990 in Athens. She studied composition at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki under Michalis Lapidakis and Dimitris Papageorgiou, at the Hochschule für Musik Dresden under Mark Andre, Manos Tsangaris and Franz Martin Olbrisch, and currently studies at the Universität der Künste Berlin under Daniel Ott. In the last years she participated in a number of seminars and masterclasses, for example with Georges Aperghis, Beat Furrer, Tristan Murail, Michael Roth, Clemens Gadenstätter and others. Her pieces have been performed in workshops, festivals and other concerts, by such diverse performers as the Dissonart Ensemble, AuditivVokal Dresden, Dresdner Philharmonie, trio sostrenuto, and many more. Lately her interest is not only to focus on instrumental music, but also on music theatre and specifi cally working with language, voices and minimal stage dramaturgy.