Maja Osojnik

Maja Osojnik

Concert

Born in Slovenia in 1976, Maja Osojnik lives and works in Vienna, Austria, as a singer, composer, improvising electroacoustic musician, sound artist, mostly using voice, Paetzold bass recorders, own field recordings, DJ-CD, tapes and other lo-fi electronic devices, toys, trash and found objects.

Osojnik made a name for herself in different musical fields, such as early music, contemporary, experimental, jazz, free improvisation, sound art and heavier music.She composed for theater, dance, animation movies, film, silent film, sound installations and diverse ensembles, and wrote lyrics/texts for different projects, among them Maja Osojnik Band, Broken.Heart.Collector and Rdeča Raketa. As part of her artistic activity, she gave workshops on improvised music in Austria, Slovenia and Korea, founded Maja’s Musik Markt and co-organised the 7th Viennese Soulfood Festival in 2013. Performing at renowned venues all over Europe, Maja Osojnik also received several awards and scholarships.

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