Maiken

Born 1977 in Vienna. Works as a freelance cellist of classical, contemporary, improvised and jazzrelated music.

Founding member of the ensemble Studio Dan, her own duo project strings&noise and member of the Black Page Orchestra. Over the years she has developed a special interest in the field of dance and theatre performance. Intensive collaboration with the dancer Eva Maria Schaller (Choreographic Signatures), currently with the pieces “Vestris 4.0” and “(un) raveled-Bolero for 2” Furthermore she works among others with the JazzWerkstatt Wien, the Neue Oper Wien, snim, the Ensemble Platypus and the Ensemble XX Jahrhundert.

Numerous national and international appearances at well-known festivals and venues such as Konzerthaus Wien, Porgy & Bess, Alte Schmiede, Ruprechtskirche, 21er Haus Wien, Kampnagl Hamburg, Festival Herbstklang, Festival Glatt & Verkehrt, Jazzfest Berlin, Wien Modern, Steirischer Herbst, Wiener Festwochen, Warschauer Herbst, La Strada, Festival Imagetanz, Jazzfestival Saalfelden and Inntöne Festival Diersbach.