Tim Helbig, M.Mus

Since he began studying Media Art and Design at the Bauhaus University Weimar in 2008, Tim Helbig`s works have dealt with designing and realizing sound installations and live improvisation concerts using real sound objects.2012 – 2014 he has been studying electroacoustic composition at SeaM Weimar with Robin Minard. As a musician he is currently active in various formations and in different genres, including jazz, ska, world music, electronic and free music. His work in the area of live performance is focused on playing self-developed electroacoustic instruments in multi channel environments.

WORKS

electroacoustic music / live-electronic

09/2018 »Antje Horn & Tim Helbig« live-electronics and compositions for the theater play »The Sun Show« by Asaf Hameíri (director: Asaf Hameíri) @ Aufbaubank Thüringen, in corporation whit Kulturstiftung des Freistaats Thüringen / Vernissage of the exhibition »nachmorgen«
05/2018 »5Waves of Diving — A slow motion downfall concert in 5 movements: from dry to wet« live-electronics and compositions »5Waves of Diving« with Kiko Faxas (keys and fx), Judith Zykan (voc) @ Theaterhaus Jena
04/2018 »The Sun Show — Ein Untergangsmärchen« live-electronics and compositions for the theater play »The Sun Show« by Asaf Hameíri (director: Asaf Hameíri) @ Theaterhaus Jena
01/2018 »IN DER REPUBLIK DES GLÜCKS — Ein unterhaltsamer Abend in drei Teilen« acousmatic composition / experimental live-electronic and conventional compositions for the theater play »IN DER REPUBLIK DES GLÜCKS« by Martin Crimp (director: Moritz Schönecker) @ Theaterhaus Jena
10/2017 Concert @ 30. Tage Neuer Musik Weimar acousmatic composition / improvisation / live-electronic with Norico Kimura, Nils Alf, Martin Hünniger (27.10.2017) @ MonAmi, Weimar // 19:30 h
08/2017 Concert during vernissage (( AMBECH )) acousmatic improvisation / live-electronic during Vernissage AMBECH @ Villa Rosenthal / Jena (30.08.2017)
08/2017 HENNIG-HELBIG-MARKOWSKI // 06.08.2017 STRAND22 acousmatic improvisation / live-electronic with Ludger Hennig and Markus Markowski @ Strand 22 / Jena (06.08.2017)
07/2017 Concert @ 3. Lützerodaer Klangkunsttage acousmatic improvisation / live-electronic with Martin Hünniger and The Dandy Desmond Doping Tour @ 3. Lützerodaer Klangkunsttage
05/2017 Concert / Reading with Marcus Rollof (Frankfurt M.) acousmatic improvisation / live-electronic during reading of Marcus Rollof @ Kunstverein Jena (Galerie)
10/2016 »IM HAUS / IM TAL« acousmatic composition / live-electronic for the theater play »IM HAUS« and »IM TAL« by Martin Crimp @ Theaterhaus Jena
04/2016 »DIE STADT« acousmatic composition for the theater play »Die Stadt« by Martin Crimp @ Theaterhaus Jena (10.2 channels)
01/2016 »IRRSINN - Neuro-Poetische Lesung« acousmatic / live-electronic composition for @ Theaterhaus Jena (22.1 channels)
10/2015 »De Profundis« acousmatic composition (4 channels)
10/2015 »Impetus« »Kaffee Lampe« @ Trafohaus Jena (12.1 channels) | free music / live-electronic concert with Michael v. Hintzenstern, Nils Alf, Martin Hünniger, Tim Helbig
07/2014 »Impetus [in Kromsdorf]« electroacoustic concert; nine compositions for experimental instruments, electric guitar, bariton sax, bass clarinet and live-electronic (15 Channels)
2014 »Impetus [In Jena]« freemusic-improvisation for experimental instruments, electric guitar, bariton sax, bass clarinet and live-electronic (8 Channels)
2014 »Impetus with objects [in Helsinki]« electroacoustic composition for experimental instruments and live-electronic (8 Channels, Ambisonics)
2014 »Impetus [in Weimar]« electroacoustic composition for experimental instruments and live-electronic (8 Channels, Ambisonics) with Martin Hünniger
2014 »»Auf's Ohr II — Theaterhaus Jena«« soundartperformance and concert / Theaterhaus Jena (with Filip Hiemann)
2013 »»Auf's Ohr I« — Theaterhaus Jena« soundartperformance and concert / Theaterhaus Jena (with Filip Hiemann)
2013 »Stella - BearMountain« sound collage with Frank Stellas »Bearmountain«, Jena (2 Channels)
2013 »Holzscheit an Amboss« electroacoustic composition for experimental instruments and live-electronic (8 Channels, Ambisonics)
2011 »Gedankensprünge« electroacoustic composition, tape (2 Channels, Ambisonics)
2010 »Inside/Outside« electroacoustic composition, tape (8 Channels, Ambisonics)
2009 »Seven« electroacoustic composition, tape (2 Channels, Ambisonics)

soundinstallations

04-06/2018 LEAKS« Sound installation @ Unterbühne, Theaterhaus Jena (24 channels), a collective work with Kiko Faxas
11-12/2017 »Quintessentials« @ GALERIE EIGENHEIM, Weimar — »A SORT OF SOUND — Klang in der Bildenden Kunst« with: Erwin Stache, Werner Schubert Deister, Anna Schimkat, Tim Helbig, Michael Barthel, Michael v. Hintzenstern, Moritz Wehrmann, Gabriele Stötzer, Adam Noack, Gokcen Dilek Acay
04/2015 »3Räume« »Künstler am Hof« @ Unterbühne, Theaterhaus Jena (24 channels)
09/2014 »20 Columns« »20th school anniversary – Christian Highschool Jena« @ Christian Highschool Jena (soundinstallation/theaterperformance/contemporary music performance with 20 steel columns, 20 solenoids, 20 lamps and 20 students; a common project by Dr. Philipp Schäffler, Sabine Wolf-Schilling, Heide Haupt as well as Students of the class 10b)
06/2013 »Author's Chair« »JuLi im Juni« @ Gaswerk Weimar (4.1 channels)
10/2012 »Kommunikation zwischen Röhren III« @ Jenaer Kurztheaterspektakel 2012, former furniture store »Koch« (8 channels)
09/2012 »Kommunikation zwischen Röhren II« »Löwenplatz« am Brühl, Weimar (8 channels)
04/2012 »Quintessentials« @ salon pink, gaswerk weimar (25 channels)
06-09/2011 »Liszt – Ein musikalischer Sturm aus Weimar« radio-soundinstallation @ Liszthaus, Weimar / Klassikstiftung Weimar with Maxie Goetze, Florence v. d. Weth, Hans Wastlhuber
06-07/2011 »Kommunikation zwischen Röhren I« @ »KunstwerkStadt« Poessneck, 2011 in the main church (2 Channels)
03/2010 »Dialog zweier Gitarren« @ kunsthof, jena (2 Channels)
2010 »Kommunikation zwischen Röhren I« @ kunsthof, jena (2 Channels)

Radio Feature / Sounddesign / Filmmusik

2014 »Sünden« Filmmusik (Regie und Buch: André Helbig)
2012 »Herberge« electroacoustic radioplay (Heike Fröhlich)
2012 »Figurales Radio« Radioplay // Theaterhaus Jena / Lutz Eggert / Offener Kanal Jena
2011 »20 Jahre House und Techno« Podcast/Feature for Freude-Am-Tanzen Rec., Jena
2010 »Ian Simmonds« Podcast/Feature for Freude-Am-Tanzen Rec., Jena
2009 »Zweirad« Filmmusik (Regie und Animation: Mariam Pfeiffenberger)

misc

2018 fellowship of Kulturstiftung Thüringen for 3 acousmatic and live-electronic compositions (more informations soon)
02/2017 Workshop Burg Giebichenstein // Halle >> Wintersession 2017 workshop in electroacoustic music / sound art / fieldrecording / soldering / …
2015/2016 School Project: »Response« Project founded by the HfMDK Frankfurt/M. & Hessisches Kultusministerium, Project to bring up Neue Musik to Schools/Classes. performed at »Alte Oper Frankfurt« // Teamer:Mario Wiegand, Tim Helbig
2015 fellowship of Kulturstiftung Thüringen for experimental composition / sound art:
1. Lützerodaer Klangkunsttage / Klangkunstgarten (07/15),
»de Profundis« (10/15),
IMPETUS // TRAFOHAUS JENA // 09.10.2015Trafo-Concert (10/15)
2015 - 2016 »Künstler am Hof« Theaterhaus Jena
since 2015 artistic collaborator @ SeaM, Weimar Studio für Elektroakustische Musik // BU Weimar
since 2015 technical assistent @ »Tage Neuer Musik Weimar« // Michael v. Hintzenstern / Hans Tutschku // Klang Projekte Weimar e.V.
2014 - 2015 technical head of Festival »Weimarer Frühjahrstage für Neue Musik« via nova e.V.
since 2010 freelancing in sound and studio recording, … e.g. Helmar Kilian, Marlene Schnabel-Marquart (FreieKunst.com, Markant Studio), Landesmusikrat Thüringen / via nova e.V. SeaM, Weimar