noid /aka arnold haberl, *1970, living in vienna
composer . performer . improviser | auricular . cello . electronic devices
his musical approach can be described as fundamental research.
his works span a wide range of contradictory outcome, from solos to compositions for ensembles, from sound installations to videos.
using electronics as well as acoustical instruments.
consequently denying the borderline between music and sound-art.
this lead him to collaborations with artists of different fields:
choreographers, like joão fiadeiro, colette sadler, akemi takeya, philipp gehmacher, etc…
visual artists as for instance alexander schellow, heike kaltenbrunner, erik hable or andré goncalves.
as an improvisor he performs among others with: klaus filip, taku unami, o.blaat, axel doerner, christian weber, erikM, dieb13, kazuhisa uchihashi,
burkhard stangl, yan jun, taku han-noda, carl stone, mattin, etc…
he is programmer for the “ppooll” project: an open source / copyleft / freeware, designed for live – improvisation, composition, interactive installations, etc…
together with klaus fillip (the main programmer) he was invited to present this software at the cycling74 user conference in san francisco april 2009
he is part of the organizing team for the annual “reheat” interdisciplinary festival,
and he was curating soundart exhibitions in the frame of the “konfrontationen nickelsdorf” festival in 2009 and 2010.