FOYER | JOHANNES WINKLER



* 1984, Blackforest, is a german artist, contemporary music composer [dipl.], concept developer, cultural ambassador and influencer of the Score of Influence. He lives and works in Essen. Read more ...

 
 


 
 



news | recent work



counting news | Jan 2024
Musikakademie Rheinsberg 05 / 2024









part 3 of my piano cycle 'Antennen' | Nov 07, 2023









contemporary music couch guests | September 20, 2023









contemporary music travels | August 14, 2023









composing 'Antennen' for piano - and ... | July 31, 2023









about the Score of Influence | July 30, 2023








read older news | 2020 - 2022






 SCORE OF INFLUENCE 


  CONTEMPORARY MUSIC-THEATRE | 2017 - 2024




'Score of Influence' is an innovative contemporary music-theatre format by the german composer, media-artist and influencer Johannes Winkler.
Since 2017, hundreds of his so called  slide compositions »  are interacting inside and outside its social media bubbles: A transmedial musical narrative emerges along several instagram accounts and presence formats (concerts, performances, installations and workshops) - reflecting contemporary aspects of 'counting and dreaming' (rhythm) ...



... In the 'Score of Influence' presence formats Winkler re-composes the post materials into new works (music, video, images and narratives) that process the character / history of the current locality ...


... the interactive overview of the Score of Influence shows its accounts ('elements') and the flow of creative processes in this transmedial total artwork: zoom 2D or navigate 3D ...




Winkler often works with tensions between 'counting & dreaming': In 2018, he founded the southindian-german carnatic-rhythm network Netzwerk Konnakol Deutschland with Mridangam Master und Co-Founder of TCFA Academy Anushaant Nayinai Wijayan. This traditional way of counting musical rhythm is linked to conceptual music works, programming of digital tools, comments from artificial intelligence and intercultural workshops / masterclasses:





As a 'contemporary music influencer', Winkler combines rather abstract arithmetic aspects of rhythm with its cultural embeddings - accompanied by recent subjective daily experiences:





Read more on www.johanneswinkler.de - and follow the following 7 'Score of Influence' accounts on Instagram:



❶   WINKLER.WORKS

Winklers slide compositions oeuvre repository - as carousel posts; main account; post list (excerpts)

❷   WINKLER.TRAVEL

'Travel Impressions' - with masterpieces of 20/21th century contemporary music - and (couch-) guests. How to join (german)

❸   JUAN.CARLOS_CONTEMPORARYPIANO

Juan Carlos Maskerados: Essen based forgetful contemporary pianist; plays 22th, 21th and 20th century music - and 17th, 18th or 16th | Recent performances

❹   KONNAKOL.DE

Advanced southindian rhythmtechniques; Essen based didactic network with carnatic musicians from TCFA Academy Germany. In 2018, Winkler initiated it with Master of Mridangam Anushaant Nayinai Wijayan | project website: www.konnakol.de

❺   WINKLER.SINGULARITY

A.I. variations of posts from all 'Score of Influence' accounts

❻   DECONSTRUCTED.STORIES

Contemporary music video podcast - presenting 'Score of Influence' feeds using Winklers software 'Maxgram'. Presenting also guest feeds. Watch current episode

❼   WIND.MUSIK

Setting the 'Score of Influence' compositions in motion