Concerts (Selection)
2019: Jauna Festival, Vilnius (LT) with Strøm / Hors Normes Festival, Le Pont (CH): Periferiya, residency & three concerts with Christian Kobi, Tomas Korber, Kurt Liedwart, Christian Müller, Mikhail Myasoedov aka Brinstaar & Boris Shershenkov

2018: Joyful Noise Festival, Biel (CH) with Gaudenz Badrutt, Dieb 13, Camille Emaille, Jean-Luc Guionnet, Hans Koch, Jonas Kocher, Franz Loriot, Irena Tomasžin & Martin Schütz / «flash! (run and relay), PAKT, Neufeldstadion, Bern (CH) – «Übungen am Spielfeldrand» by Butterland / Butterland at zoom in Festival, Bern (CH) / Convulsif plays a live score for Cabiria at Le Bourg, Lausanne (CH) / IMO at Mózg Festival, Bydgoszcz (PL) / Tour in France, Belgium and Netherland with Convulsif / «Instabile Systeme», La Voirie, Biel (CH), first presentation of SOLO DUO, the new solo piece and instrument by Christian Müller, produced in collaboration with Michael Carter (programming & technical implementation) contrasted by concerts by Gaudenz Badrutt, Christian Kobi, Philipp Läng, Thomas Peter, Annette Schmucki, Stefan Thut & Robert Torche / Convulsif at Barbarie, Biel (CH)/ «A Second Day» – Tour by Christian Kobi & Christian Müller in Russia, Estonia & Finland / Hors Normes Festival, Le Brassus (CH) – Myrmek / Hors Normes Festival, Le Brassus (CH) – Frantz Loriot – Christian Müller – Dragos Tara – Julian Sartorius / Filmstelle Zürich & IOIC – Live Score for the film «Cabiria» (Giovanni Pastrone, 1914) by Convulsif / Brutal Festival, Bayamo, Holguin, Camagüey, Santa Clara, Cienfuegos & Havanna (CU) with Convulsif / Shayna Dunkelmann – Michael Carter – Regina Dürig – Christian Müller, Trans-Pecos, Bushwick, New York (US)

2017: Three nights with Joyful Noise Orchestra, Le Singe, Biel (CH) / EKL (Christoph Erb, Raphael Loher, Emanuel Küenzi) and Müller, Two days residency at Kulturbrauerei, Luzern (CH) / Fall Tour in France & Belgium with Convulsif / «Ephemer» by Christian Kobi & Christian Müller - Sitespecific Musicperformance in the Lorraine-bridge, Bern (CH), presented at the Berner Musikfestival. With Jacques Demierre, Bertrand Denzler, Regina Dürig, Christian Kobi, Christian Müller, Dorothea Schürch, Michael Thieke & Big Zis / Extended China Tour with Convulsif – Beijing, Zhengzhou, Luoyang, Taiyuan, Xi'an, Wuhan, Changsha, Guangzhou, Shenzen & Hong Kong / Concert for the albumrelease «A Second Day» by Christian Kobi & Christian Müller, La Voirie, Biel (CH) / «Leads & Traces» comissioned and played by Ensemble Werktag in Zürich, Zug and Biel (CH) / Music for the Live-Text-Performance «Spazieren muss ich unbedingt» directed by Susanne Janson at Solothurner Literaturtage, Solothurn (CH) / Spring Tour in Switzerland, France, Germany, Poland & Czech Republic with Convulsif, a.o. at Noise Fest. #4 in SAS, Delémont (CH) and at Freistival, Nouveau Monde, Fribourg (CH) / Convulsif at Bieler Music Days, Coupole, Biel (CH)

2016: Joyful Noise Festival, Biel (CH), with Gaudenz Badrutt, Sarah Käser, Hans Koch, Jonas Kocher, Christoph Kurzmann, Christian Müller, Henrik Munkeby Nørstebø, Lê Quan Ninh & Dragos Tara / IMO at Splitter Music Festival Berlin, at Kulturnhalle Leipzig and at Salon Pink, Gaswerk Weimar (D) / PLAYFULL - a little festival, Biel (CH), with Rea Dubach, Christoph Erb, Marcelo Maira Moya, Christian Müller, Hannes Prisi & Sebastian Rotzler / Releasetour for the album «IV» by Convulsif in Switzerland, France, Germany & Poland, a.o. at Bad Bonn Düdingen, MS Stubnitz Hamburg, Morbus Maximus Bischofswerda & l'Embobineuse Marseille / Release Concert for the album «X» by Strøm with Christian Wolfarth & Tomas Korber at Le Singe, Biel (CH) / Releasetour for the album «X» by Strøm in Russia, Poland, Estonia, Finnland & Germany / Hors Normes Festival, Le Brassus (CH) – «Just Looking – Just Selling» by Butterland / IMO in Walcheturm Zürich (CH) & Exploratorium Berlin (D) / Extended Solo Tour in Chile & Argentina – Solo concerts, collaborations and performances a.o. with Sergio Merce, Federico Barabino, Leonel Kaplan, Fernando Perales, Cristián Alvear, Felipe Araya, the dancer & choreographer Amanda Piña, the dancer Alexandra Mabes

2015: Neue Musik Markt, Dampfzentrale, Bern (CH) – «Just Looking – Just Selling» by Butterland / IOIC Marathon der Hochkulturen – Live Score for the film «Cabiria» (Giovanni Pastrone, 1914) by Convulsif / IMO at Studio Boerne, Berlin / Autumn Tour in Belgium & France with Convulsif / Tour with IMO in France / Les Soirées Festi by Butterland / DEER at Festival 3 Tage Strom, Zürich, presented by IGNM Zürich & Musikpodium Zürich / Spring Tour in Germany, Poland & Belgium with Convulsif / Presentation of the project Myrmek at Le Singe, Biel / Christian Kobi & C. Müller at La Voirie, Biel

2014: Joyful Noise Festival, Biel, with Gaudenz Badrutt, Isabelle Duthoit, John Edwards, Hans Koch, Christian Müller, Jérôme Noettinger, Jean-Jacques Pedretti, Julian Sartorius, Martin Schütz and Derek Shirley / DEER at Festival Akouphène, Cave 12, Geneva / Tour in China with DEER / Concert at Salle Poma, Centre PasquArt with DEER and Yan Jun / «Werther versehrtes Herz» by Butterland at Reheat Festival, Kleylehof, Austria / Live-Soundtrack to «Lyrisch Nitraat» (Peter Delpeut) by DEER at VideoEx, Walcheturm, Zürich / «Les sons de la Vallée» – Patricia Bosshard, Loïc Grobéty & Christian Müller at Hors Normes Festival, Vallée du Joux / Several live performances with Regina Dürig, a.o. at Soundhund, Theater Chur, at WorkKlangRäume, Münster Bern / DEER at Sonic Mountains - Swiss Noise & Sound Culture, Dampfzentrale Bern

2013: Live-Soundtrack to Hamlet (Asta Nielsen) at Filmpodium Zürich by DEER invited by IOIC / Joyful Noise Festival. An orchestra with 21 musicians, a.o. with Hans Koch, Jonas Kocher, Gaudenz Badrutt, Thomas Peter, Julian Sartorius, BigZis, Patricia Bosshard, Alfred Zimmerlin, Martin Schütz, Jaques Demierre. Étage, Biel / Tour in Eastern Europe with DEER (Hans Koch, Silber Ingold & C.Müller) / Member of the IOIC-Crew during Art Basel, Honkong / During march: 31 performances with Regina Dürig in the project «Goodnightsalon», Biel

2012: Live-version of «magma» by strøm at the festival «Zwei Tage Zeit», Rigiblick, Zürich / Joyful Noise Festival with Xavier Charles, Jean-Philipp Gross, Pat Thomas, Michael Vorfeld, Hannah Marshall, Hans Koch, Martin Schütz, Gaudenz Badrutt, Jonas Kocher and Christian Müller. La Voirie, Biel / Chinatour with IOIC / Go East. Tour through the eastern Europe with strøm, Strotter Inst. and Flo Kaufmann

2011: Concert at the theater Chur with Dark / Tour with strøm in France / Several concerts solo and with other musicians (a. o. with dieb13 and Billy Roisz) in Vienna / Start of the work as member of Insub Meta Orchestra and several concerts with this large ensemble / Solo concert at the «Lange Nacht der elektronischen Musik» in the Dampfzentrale Bern / Ad'Absurdum meets strøm in Bad Bonn, Düdingen and in Biel

2010: Joyful-Noise-concert with Oren Ambarchi, Hans Koch and Martin Schütz / strøm with FM Einheit, Walcheturm Zürich / «promenade a travers une œuvre» by Jonas Kocher, Biennale Bern / Initiation and conceptual work for «Soundscapes» – a series of 6-channel-surround-concerts at the Festival Pod'Ring, Biel / strøm with Susanna Gartmayer & dieb13 at the Rhiz, Vienna / Ad'Absurdum meets strøm at the museum of art Solothurn

2009: Live-played sound installation by strøm at the Schiffbaufest of the Theater Zürich / «biennelectronic orchestra», a.o. with H.Koch, J.Kocher, V.Membrez at the Theaterspektakel Zürich / Tour in Netherlands and Germany with strøm

2008: Festival Rue du Nord, Lausanne / Festival Zoom-In, Bern / strøm with Burkhard Beins und Clayton Thomas at the Walcheturm Zürich (IGNM Zürich)

2007: «biennelectronic orchestra» at the Elfenaupark Biel / Audiosphere 1 (Helios) by Christian Kuntner, Open-Air-Installation with speakers hanging down form four balloons, Aarau / «Tanzlos» at the Pod'Ring Biel with Joy Frempong, Christian Kuntner, Lucas Niggli, Hans Koch

2006: strøm with Jacques Demierre and Urs Leimgruber, Taktlos/Tonart Bern, broadcast of the concert & of a portrait on Radio DRS2 / strøm-tour in Germany, Denmark. Norway & Sweden, a.o. at the Norbergfestival (S)

Music for theater & dance
2018: Music for the dance-performance-piece «Danza y Frontera» by Nadaproductions, directed by Amanda Piña. First representation in Tanzquartier, Vienna (AT). Further representations: Impulstanz Vienna 2019

2017: Music for the dance-performance-piece «The Jaguar And The Snake» by Nadaproductions, directed by Amanda Piña & Daniel Zimmermann. First representation in deSingel Antwerpen (BE). Further representations: Fondation Cartier Paris (FR), Parallèle Festival Théâtre du Gymnase Marseille (FR), STUK Leuven (BE), Tanzquartier Vienna (AT), Festival de la Cité Lausanne (CH).

2017: Music for the dance-performance-piece «The Forest Of Mirrors» by Nadaproductions, directed by Amanda Piña & Daniel Zimmermann. First representation in Spanski Borci, Ljubljana (SI)& Tanzquartier, Vienna (AT).

2015: Live Music with Shayna Dunkelmann for the dance-performance «Dance & Resistance» by Nadaproductions, directed by Amanda Piña & Daniel Zimmermann. First representation in deSingel Antwerpen (BE). Further representations: Tanzquartier Wien (AT) 2016, CoFestival Ljubljana (SI) 2016, STUK Leuven (BE) 2016, DansFabrik Brest (FR) 2017, «Der Maulwurf macht weiter», HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin (D) 2017, Tanzhaus NRW Düsseldorf (D) 2018

2013: Live Music for the dance-performance «War» by Nadaproductions, directed by Amanda Piña & Daniel Zimmermann, presented in Tanzquartier Wien 2013, at Impulstanz - Vienna international Dance Festival (AT) 2014, deSingel Antwerpen (BE) 2014, Baltic Cyrcle Festival Helsinki (FI) 2014, Next Fstival Buda Kortrijk (BE) 2014, At Siska! Festival Ljubljana (SI) 2014, Spring Festival for Performing Art Utrecht (NL) 2015, Feedback Tanzquartier Wien (AT) 2015, Santiago A Mil Festival (Chile) 2016, Impulstanz Classics - Impulstanz Vienna 2017

2002 – ... : Music productions for more then 30 theater-pieces in the team of the director Barbara-David Brüesch (till 2014 most of them in collaboration with Gaudenz Badrutt), a.o. at Staatstheater Dresden, at Staatstheater Stuttgart, at Staatstheater Mainz, at Schauspielhaus Wien, at Schauspielhaus Graz, at Stadttheater Bern, at Theater Basel, at Luzerner Theater and at Theaterhaus Gessnerallee Zürich

2010: Music for the dance-music-duet «Ohr» (Katharina Vogel & Christian Müller). That for commission for the composition by the swiss art foundation Pro Helvetia

2009: «Somnonaut» – Music for the solo piece by the performer Philipp Boë / Direction: Matthias Rüttimann

Installations / Audiovisual works
«AL NIENTE / NEAT LINE» – A participative sound- and textinstallation by Butterland (Regina Dürig & Christian Müller) with Thomas Flahaut/ Sonart MV, Centre PasqArt, Biel (CH) 2019

«Feeding The Hand That Bites Us» - A) Construction B) Post C) Book / Exhibition at Lokal Int., Biel (CH) by Butterland

«Das Universum ist eine komische Sache» - Audio drama for the culture bus Billi by Butterland, Biel, 2013

«Childhood Stories – China 2012» – Sound installation for 40 speakers, Lokal Int., Biel, 2013

Live played sound installation at the Schiffbaufest with Gaudenz Badrutt, Theater Zürich, 2009

Audiovisual performance (music and video) «magma» by strøm, Transmediale Berlin, 2009 / Festival 2 Tage Zeit Zürich 2012 / Temple St-Étienne – Collectif ödl Mulhouse 2011 / La Voirie, Biel 2013 / Mixtures Vevey 2013

Interactive sound installation «passage interne» by strøm, Tonkünstlerfest Zürich, 2007

Audiovisual installation «tagebuch» by strøm, Lokal-int Biel, 2007

Sound installation for the photo exhibition «Claude» by Enrique Muñoz Garcia, Bieler Fototage, 2006

Sound installation and film soundtrack for «Learning by Schrebergarten» (director: Jeanne Berthoud), Territoire Imaginaire, Expo02 Biel, 2002

Awards / Grants / Recidencies
2019: Three month studio residency by Pro Helvetia in St.Petersburg & Moscow, Russia

2017/18: Six month residency in NY, US, with Butterland granted to Regina Dürig by the canton Berne

2016: One month residency with Regina Dürig at Herhúsið, Siglufjörður, Iceland

2016: «Aus dem Reisewörterbuch» is nominated at sonOhr Hörfestival & receives a «Lobende Erwähnung» at Leipziger Hörspielsommer

2015: A residency for composition by STV/ASM in Casa Pantrova (Schweizerischer Tonkünstlerverein)

2015: One month residency with Regina Dürig at Halka Art Projekt, Istanbul

2015: Nomination of «Werther versehrtes Herz» at Leipziger Hörspielsommer

2014: Nomination of «Adda» at Leipziger Hörspielsommer

2014: Prize of the jury for the best experimental work for «Childhood Stories - China 2012» at sonOhr Festival

2013: Nomination of «Childhood Stories - China 2012» at Berliner Hörspielfesival and Prix Phonurgia Paris

2013: One month residency with Regina Dürig at Herhúsið, Siglufjörður, Iceland.

2010: Commission «Music and Dance» by the swiss art foundation Pro Helvetia for the composition of the music for the dance-music-duet «Ohr» (Katharina Vogel & Christian Müller)

2009: Grant for the composition of the music of «Somnonaut», solo piece of the performer Philipp Boë with music by Gaudenz Badrutt & Christian Müller, by the SSA (Swiss association of the authors)

2008 and 2009: Work residencies at the Institute STEIM in Amsterdam with strøm

2006: Six months residency «zeit» on the Lofoten, Norway.

2004: First Price of the Concours de Reding (by Schweizerischer Tonkünstlerverein, the swiss association for contemporary music) with strøm

2002: Reward «Coup de Cœur» for strøm by the committee for music of the Kanton Bern

Several financial supports by the city of Biel and the Kanton of Bern for works by him as solo artist, by strøm and by Butterland as well as supports for several tours (Solo, strøm, DEER, Convulsif) abroad by the swiss arts council Pro Helvetia