Instrumentation: String Quartet The starting point for my piece Prisma is a single bar that I see as a unit with unchangeable components. Such components are not exact pitches or exact dynamics, but directions (glissando upwards, crescendo), which I also call “micro-components”. The material which I develop in this piece and which I see as […]
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, viola, cello, glass harmonica and live electronics The main idea of this piece is the issue of inner child which could be linked to the personality of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This idea was the base for the following musical conception: There is only one musical element, the glissando, which either rises or […]
Two performers: Dusan Sretovic and Hristina Susak, live electronics and videoConversation between conscious and unconscious being, between emotions and time.
Instrumentation: trombone, cello, percussion, e-guitar, piano, sampler and live electronics By observing the two, at first sight, contrasting types of behavior: laughing and crying, and comparing them in a few aspects: psychological, emotional and acoustical, there arises the question about the difference. The rounded form of the piece shows, on one hand contrast and, on […]
Instrumentation: violin, voice, live electronics + performance “Watschenmann” is a novel written by Karin Peschka. It was adapted for theatre by Berenice Hebenstreit and Michael Isenberg.
Violin, voice, live electronics and installation composed, installed and performed by Hristina Susak Tree is metaphor of a living being which is alive but cannot move. It symbolizes human’s transient physical existence and disability to get rid of it. The violinist and the tree are representing two aspects of One (one unit/one being): aspect of […]
Instrumentation: big symphony orchestra “Skrik” developed further into bigger orchestra piece; The fluctuating motive, made up of two main elements: rising and falling, is associated to the inner struggles of a human, which rise every time more and more, despite suppression. In one moment they reach the highest point. This high point is also suppressed […]
Instrumentation: mixed ensemble and sampler The fluctuating motive, made up of two main elements: rising and falling, is associated to the inner struggles of a human, which rise every time more and more, despite suppression. In one moment they reach the highest point. This high point is also suppressed and declines, and then the real […]
Musical theatre for 2 actors, 2 cellos, sampler, live electronics and video
Pop song https://soundcloud.com/user-897101912/liehristina/
Jazz piece for BigBand
Installation, sound design and performance by Hristina Susak The installation represents a 3D Cartesian coordinate system with x-, y- and z-axes which symbolizes the way we perceive and understand the world around us which is being formed and limited by our senses´ abilities. The act is divided in two parts. In the first part of […]
Instrumentation: violin and accordion
This work consists of 7 movements and represents a development of an earlier work “7 Miniaturen für Violine Solo”. The first movement of the violin piece works with a single note, the second movement works with the same note and two additional notes. Every next movement correspondingly works with every time developed amount of notes. […]