Rebecca Minten

vita

Rebecca (IT/CH/DE) holds a Bachelor of Arts as well as a Master in Music Performance from the Bern University of the Arts where she’s been studying until 2023 in the class of Ernesto Molinari specializing in bass and contrabass clarinet. She’s currently pursuing another degree in contemporary music at the Hochschule für Musik Basel and is also part of the Microtonal Music Studios research programme in Helsinki.

Rebecca's work focuses on new music, transdisciplinary creation, and free improvisation. She is also involved in jazz and folk music. She has co-founded various groups: the Tzupati Orchestra (Balkan/Klezmer), NoRest! (free improvisation quartet), Duo Edaphos (contrabass clarinet duo), IPSO (interdisciplinary collective) and Gonzalez-Minten duo (electro-acoustic composition).

She also participates in festivals such as the Darmstädter Ferienkurse für Neue Musik 2021&2023, the Winterthurer Musikfestwochen 2021, Klangspuren Schwaz 2021, Mixtur Festival 2022, zoom-in 2022 and the Musikfestival Bern, where she's been leading the project inSENSé in 2022. She took part in the summer academy of the Ensemble Modern Frankfurt 2021 (IEMA) and has been artist-in-residence at the Biennale Mediterraneo Archipelago in Palermo in 2022 as part of the Art4T program.

She received scholarships from Hirschmann Stiftung (2022), Fondation Nicati-de-Luze (2022-23) and the Ammann Falb Stipendium 2023.

Finally, she has worked with artists such as Eliane Radigue, Georg Friedrich Haas, Simon Steen-Andersen, Jacques Rebotier, Pierre Jodlowski, Egle Oddo, Adriana Hölszky, Jacques di Donato, Shizuyo Oka, Franziska Baumann, Frank Gratkowski, Joelle Léandre, Hans Koch, Lotte Anker, Alexandra Grimal, Brian Archinal and Françoise Rivalland.

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