Annette Giesriegl is an Austrian vocalist based in Graz/Austria. She works in the field of jazz, free jazz, improvised and contemporary music.
Annette has a Jazz degree from the music university of Graz Austria, since then she constantly expands her vocal material and musical language, for example, with studying Indian music in London, UK.
Her musical focus is on “what the voice can do”. She includes vocal sounds from musics from all over the world and she works with electronics to expand her vocal material in term of sounds and virtuosity. Her musical projects are various. In the centre of her attention is the area of creating music in the moment and in tune with
this, she works with musicians all over the world to explore the language of spontaneous music.
For many years she has been connected to London´s scene of Improvised Music and has worked/ is working with Veryan Weston, Steve Beresford, John Edwards, Alison Blunt, Lol Coxhill, The London Improvisers Orchestra and many others.
Annette Giesriegl has performed in many places including Europe, US, Brasil, Israel, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
New Jungle Orchestra (DK), Veryan Weston (UK), Lol Coxhill (UK), Maggie Nichols (UK), Jay Clayton (US), Elisabeth Harnik (A), Denovaire (A), Alison Blunt (UK), Dena Derose (US) John Edwards (UK), Mark Sanders (UK), Manon Liu Winter (A), Franz
Schmuck (A), Franz Hautzinger (A), Simon Nabatov (D), Elisabeth Flunger (L/A), Dena Derose (US/A), Mat Wilson (US), Armin Pokorn (A) Stefan Heckel (A), Mia Zabelka (A), Marcio Mathos (UK), Rowland Sutherland (UK), Tony Marsh (UK), Jon Rose (OZ), Alexis Porfiriadis (GR), Michael Fischer (A), David Leahy (UK), Clementine Gasser (A), Emre Kartari (TK), Ewald Oberleitner (A), Karl Sayer (A), Hamid Drake (US), Tim Daisy (US), Gerhard Rühm (D/A), Bill Noertker (US), David
Boyce (US), David Mihaly (US), Claudia Cervenca (A), Josef Klammer (A), London Improvisers Orchestra, Vienna Improvisers Orchestra (A), Styrian Improvisers Orchestra (A).
In order to learn more about her projects, released CDs and credits visit her homepage