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Daniel Matej

9 Mar 1963 Bratislava

pozon.sk/matej/

classical music: composition, keyboards, electronic instruments

Breeding: VENI ensemble, VAPORI del CUORE

Bio

1983 – 1989 Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (music theory)
1987 a foundation member and art director of the VENI ensemble
1987 – 1992 Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (composition – Ivan Parík)
1988 the International ISCM Composer‘s Workshop in Dolny Kazimierz, Poland (Luigi Nono, Luc Ferrari a i.)
1988 – 1989 Conservatoire National Supérieur de la Musique in Paris (composition – Betsy Jolas)
1989 – 1990 a teacher of music at the Basic School of Arts in Bratislava
1990 a scholarship holder of the Music fund and the director of programming at Evenings of New Music festival
1990 – 1992 Royal Conservatory (Koninklijk Conservatorium) in the Hague (composition – Louis Andriessen)
1991 – 1994 postgradual studies of music theory at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava
1994 – 1997 doctoral study of composition at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (Juraj Beneš)
1992 participant at Dartington Summer Music School (electronic and environmental music – Trevor Wishart, Robert Worby)
1993 co-founder of the ensemble Požoň sentimentál
1994 founder and the main redactor of the programme The Studio of New Music in the radio RAGTIME; co-founder of the slovak section of ISCM; mover, co-founder and artistic director of the ensemble VAPORI del CUORE
1995 – 1996 a scholarship holder „composer-in-residence“ based on a grant from DAAD in Berlin
1996 mover, co-founder and artistic director of the ensemble appendix CONSORT
1997 – 2003 artistic director and main dramaturgist of the international festival Evenings of New Music
since 1997 he lectures history of music, composition and the music theory at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (since 2002 – scientific assistant)
2003 chairman of the Slovak section ISCM
2004 lectureship, composition at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava

Works

Bibliography

  • Studies (Book Chapters, Dictionary Entries, Scholarly Articles)
  • ERDMANN, Martin: Einfache Dinge und böse Träume
    2007 MusikTexte – Zeitschrift für Neue Musik 2007, no. 8, p. 60–65
  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • ČORGOOVÁ, Naneta: VENI ACADEMY: letná akadémia v Kulturparku
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 7– 8, p. 4
  • TICHÝ, Stanislav: Dni starej hudby 2016
    Epochy kráľov
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 7-8, p. 14
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Eva Šušková : secret VOICE electric [recenzia CD]
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 5, p. 37 – 38
  • BERÁTS, Juraj: Hudba dneška v SNG 18: DVA-JA 3
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 5, p. 12
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Daniel Matej : Memories of You [recenzia CD]
    2015 Hudobný život year 47, 2015, no. 4, p. 39
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Hudba dneška v SNG
    Cesta pre štyroch, Zverokruh
    2015 Hudobný život year 47, 2015, no. 1-2, p. 8, 9
  • PUŠKÁŠOVÁ, Melánia: Ensemble Ricercata
    Prvé kroky rezidenčného súboru Rádia Devín
    2015 Hudobný život year 47, 2015, no. 1-2, p. 4
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: VENI ACADEMY: Rolling Tones / Im zarter Bewegung [recenzia CD]
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 3, p. 35-36
  • FELEDI, Tibor: Ars Nova 2014
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 12, p. 22–23
  • FULKA, Vladimír: Galéria hudby v Nitre
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 12, p. 4
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: studEND.doc
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 6, p. 9
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Daniel Matej: Fascinuje ma, že existuje akási "tichá alternatíva"...
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 4, p. 17–18
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: ISCM World New Music Days 2013 : Košice – Bratislava Viedeň
    Primát komornej hudby
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 12, p. 13
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: VAPORI del CUORE : Possible Stories [recenzia CD]
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 9, p. 37–38
  • ŠIŠKOVÁ, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 4, p. 11
  • KATINA, Peter: Milan Osadský : Nice [recenzia CD]
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 11, p. 37
  • PIAČEK, Marek: Exempla trahunt [rozhovor]
    2010 Hudobný život year 42, 2010, no. 12, p. 12
  • KAJANOVÁ, Yvetta: Ďalšie línie postmodernizmu v slovenskej hudbe generácie 80/90
    2010 Postmoderna v hudbe, Comenius University in Bratislava, Bratislava 2010, p. 160–162
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert – ŠUBA, Andrej: Dve výročia a jeden koniec [rozhovor]
    2009 Hudobný život year 41, 2009, no. 9, p. 14–18
  • Personal bibliography
  • V zrkadle času : Juraj Beneš
    Priateľ v sporoch, ktoré nekončia
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 9, p. 6–7
  • Milan Adamčiak – 65
    Zvláštna bytosť
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 1–2, p. 22
  • ISCM World New Music Days na Muzički biennale Zagreb 2011
    2011 Hudobný život year 43, 2011, no. 5, p. 23
  • Meredith Monk : Impermanence [recenzia CD]
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 3-4, p. 52
  • Nur die notwendigen Dinge tun...
    2007 MusikTexte – Zeitschrift für Neue Musik 2007, no. 8, p. 66–70
  • Chat Noir – dialóg s P. Zagarom
    2006 Hudobný život year 38, 2006, no. 11–12, p. 36–37
  • (Experimental) Music Between East und West (a short selective report about some music of the last two decades in our country)
    1998 Súčasná hudba medzi Východom a Západom = Zeitgenössische Musik zwischen Ost und West, Orman, Bratislava 1998, p. 234–238

Discography

  • Photo :
    2016 CD – Real Music House 2393-007-2
    1. Martin Burlas: Sailors
      Eva Šušková (v), Martin Burlas (C)
    2. Fero Király: January 2016
      Eva Šušková (v), Fero Király (pf, C)
    3. Daniel Matej: MORSeARIA (miserere)
      Eva Šušková (s), Daniel Matej (C), Adam Matej (C)
    4. Juraj Vajó: ... for female voice and tape
      Eva Šušková (v), Boris Vaitovič (C), Fero Király (C)
    5. Miroslav Tóth: The Director's Lament (fragment from the opera The Magical Massage Bar for Public Officers)
      Eva Šušková (v), Zuzana Biščáková (cmb), Miroslav Tóth (C)
    6. Víťazoslav Kubička: Portrait of a Woman
      Eva Šušková (v), Víťazoslav Kubička (C)
    7. Iris Szeghy: Story
      Eva Šušková (v), Juraj Ďuriš (mg), Iris Szeghy (mg)
    8. Július Fujak: Nowhere
      Eva Šušková (v), Ondrej Veselý (gui), Július Fujak (bgui, C*, pseudoharmónium), Ján Boleslav Kladivo (C*)
  • Photo : Attila Tverďák : elektrická gitara ATTILA TVERĎÁK : ELEKTRICKÁ GITARA
    2015 CD – Hevhetia HV 0070-2-331
    1. Daniel Matej: E [For e. g.]
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
    2. Boško Milaković: Continuous (Hommage à Morton Feldman)
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
    3. Juraj Vajó: Urban Song
      Attila Tverďák (elgui, v)
    4. Pavol Bizoň: Accords and Cords
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
    5. Luciana Berio: Sequenza XI
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
    6. Ivan Buffa: For Atti
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
    7. Peter Machajdík: Flight
      Attila Tverďák (elgui)
  • Photo : Daniel Matej : Memories of You DANIEL MATEJ : MEMORIES OF YOU
    2015 CD – Music Fund SF 00852131
    1. Daniel Matej: Nice
      fama Q, David Danel (vn), Roman Hranička (vn), Ondřej Martinovský (vl), Balázs Adroján (vc)
    2. Daniel Matej: I tried them and they were all ROTTEN
      Ivan Šiller (pf)
    3. Daniel Matej: Memories of You No. 1 (14 Variations for J. C.)
      Klára Lóczi (v), Anne La Berge (fl), Boris Lenko (ac), Enikő Ginzery (zmb), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    4. Daniel Matej: Chorals on SDEF for Conlon Nancarrow
      Daniel Matej (C)
    5. Daniel Matej: Structures, Pages (... and Improvisations)
      Jon Rose (vn), MATEJ ENSEMBLE of the Elder's Conservatory of the Adelaide University, Daniel Matej (dir.)
    6. Daniel Matej: (When I’m) FIFTY for piano (Lullaby)
      Ivan Šiller (pf), Branislav Dugovič (cl, clb), Daniel Matej (tunb)
    7. Daniel Matej: CAVE SONGS [remixed]
      Daniel Matej (C)
    8. Daniel Matej: FRAGILE
      Ivan Šiller (pf)
  • Photo : DON@U.COM : UNPREDICTABLE STANDARDS DON@U.COM : UNPREDICTABLE STANDARDS
    2014 CD – Institute of Media MI 012014
    1. Daniel Matej / don@au.com: Softly
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    2. Daniel Matej / don@au.com: Smile
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    3. Martin Siewert / don@au.com: Grace
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Andrej Šeban (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    4. Juun / don@au.com: Chelsea
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Andrej Šeban (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    5. Fabian Pollack / don@au.com: Besame
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Andrej Šeban (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    6. Daniel Matej / don@au.com: Tender
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
    7. don@au.com: Unpredictable
      don@u.com, Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Fabian Pollack (elgui), Martin Siewert (elgui, C*), Juun (pf), Bernhard Breuer (dr), Roman Laščiak (zvukový design)
  • Photo : VENI ACADEMY: Rolling Tones | In zarter Bewegung VENI ACADEMY: ROLLING TONES | IN ZARTER BEWEGUNG
    2013 CD – ISCM-R01 2262 001-2-2
    1. Louis Andriessen: Workers Union for any loud-sounding group of instruments
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv.), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    2. Terry Riley: In C for unspecified ensemble
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Ivan Šiller (pulzácia), Daniel Matej (pulzácia, umv.), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    3. Martin Burlas: 7th Day Record
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Ivan Šiller (pulzácia), Daniel Matej (pulzácia, umv.), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    4. Milan Adamčiak: Heterophonica II
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv., dir.)
    5. Milan Adamčiak: Adizione
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv., dir.)
    6. Marián Lejava: deadline:aria
      Milan Paľa (vl), VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv.), Marián Lejava (dir.)
    7. Earle Brown: December 1952 for unspecified ensemble
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv., dir.)
    8. Daniel Matej: Structures, Pages (... and Improvisations)
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv., dir.)
    9. František Chaloupka: The Book of Sand
      VENI ACADEMY, David Danel (vn), Milan Paľa (vl), Branislav Dugovič (cl), Daniel Matej (umv.), Marián Lejava (dir.)
  • Photo : Violin Solo 5 – Milan Paľa VIOLIN SOLO 5 – MILAN PAĽA
    2013 CD – Pavlik Records PA 0122-2-132
    1. Ľudovít Rajter: Suite for Violin Solo
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    2. Andrej Očenáš: Poem about Heart Op. 38
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    3. Ilja Zeljenka: Four Miniatures
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    4. Roman Berger: Convergence I
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    5. Jevgenij Iršai: Huslehubky (Violin Appetizers)
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    6. Juraj Pospíšil: Sonata Op. 22/2
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    7. Tomáš Boroš: Bausteine
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    8. Juraj Hatrík: Ciacona interrotta
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    9. Daniel Matej: Stormy
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    10. Július Kowalski: Partita for Violin in a Sixth-tone System
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    11. Ivan Hrušovský: Sonata
      Milan Paľa (vn)
  • Photo : Slovak Composers' Fifth Variations SLOVAK COMPOSERS' FIFTH VARIATIONS
    2011 CD – Slovak Music Bridge SMB 1752-001-2-2
    1. Igor Bázlik: E Flat B Flat Miniature
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    2. Miro Bázlik: Moment Musical for Sebastian
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    3. Roman Berger: Arc
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    4. Miloš Betko: Intra/Extra, Op. 41
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    5. Norbert Bodnár: Sunday Fracture
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    6. Vladimír Bokes: PF 2007, op. 81
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    7. Lukáš Borzík: eb-q-war-I-raw-q-se
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    8. Ivan Buffa: ...From Inside...
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    9. Martin Burlas: In memoriam Stanislav Bartovič
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    10. Adrián Demoč: Legatissimo
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    11. Igor Dibák: The Bajza Variations
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    12. Hanuš Domanský: Fantasia cantabile
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    13. Jozef Gahér: Toccata
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    14. Peter Martinček van Grob: For My Little Son
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    15. Peter Groll: Children's Piece
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    16. Matej Haász: Desire
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    17. Juraj Hatrík: Dimly For Now – As In A Mirror...
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    18. Jana Kmiťová: White Bridge
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    19. Jozef Kolkovič: Take the Fifth
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    20. Lucia Koňakovská: Verses for Piano
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    21. Ivan Konečný: Fantasia in E flat
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    22. Mirko Krajči: Quintum
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    23. Egon Krák: Micro
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    24. Pavol Krška: The Fifth Variations – PM
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    25. Víťazoslav Kubička: Twilight Op. 182
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    26. Marián Lejava: Fragment II (Variations)
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    27. Peter Machajdík: She Will Be Picked by Herself
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    28. Daniel Matej: Lynch Variations
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    29. Boško Milaković: MoNaMi
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    30. Milan Novák: Improvisation
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    31. Petra Bachratá: Bagatelle
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    32. Lucia Papanetzová: Imagination VI (Variation E flat – B flat)
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    33. Miroslav Pejhovský: Variations in E flat
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    34. Rudolf Pepucha: With Your For You
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    35. Marek Piaček: Lodovico's Quintessence
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    36. Jozef Podprocký: Passacaglia piccola
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    37. Daniel Remeň: ESta una BElla
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    38. Vladimír Rusó: Racconto dell'anima abbandonata
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    39. Ľubica Čekovská: LaSiFaDo
      Miki Skuta (pf)
    40. Karine Sarkisjan: Colours
      Diana Buffa (pf)
    41. Juraj Vajó: Variations
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    42. Ivan Valenta: Toccata Variations
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
    43. Ján Zach: Interludio
      Ivan Buffa (pf)
    44. Ilja Zeljenka: E flat B flat Variations
      Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
  • Photo : Milan Osadský – Nice MILAN OSADSKÝ – NICE
    2011 CD – Pavlik Records PA 009-2/9
    1. Toshio Hosokawa: Melodia
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    2. Mauricio Kagel: Rrrrrr...
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    3. Per Nørgård: Introduction and Toccata
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    4. Jürgen Ganzer: Phantasia 84
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    5. Lucia Chuťková: Desertshore
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    6. Vladislav Šarišský: MeNIA
      Milan Osadský (ac)
    7. Daniel Matej: Nice
      Milan Osadský (ac)
  • Photo :
    2011 CD – Divis-Slovakia R128 0004-2-131
    1. Franz Schubert/Chris Newman: Morgengruss
      Chris Newman (v), Ronald Šebesta (clb), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Eleonóra Skutová (pf), Daniel Matej (dr), Roman Laščiak (sde)
    2. Daniel Matej: p@ges [from] ch@rnolds
      Daan Vandewalle (pf), Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Boris Lenko (ac), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Peter Zagar (sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Roman Laščiak (sde)
    3. Marek Piaček: Corrado
      Ingrid Hrubaničová (v), Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Petr Michoněk (vc), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (sth), Róbert Jurčo (ac), Martin Burlas (elgui), David Dramm (elgui), Daniel Baláž (dr), Roman Laščiak (sde)
    4. Daniel Matej: Possible Stories (...and Other Stories)
      Ingrid Hrubaničová (v), Marek Piaček (fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl, clb), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Petr Michoněk (vc), Daniel Matej (v, gng), Róbert Jurčo (ac), Martin Burlas (elgui), David Dramm (v, elgui), Daniel Baláž (dr), Roman Laščiak (sde)
  • Photo :
    2010 CD – AZYL Music R266-0015-0-131
    1. Marek Piaček: Shambala Orchestra: The Final Dance
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    2. Peter Zagar: Serious Music
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    3. Ľubomír Burgr: Unisono suite
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    4. Boris Lenko: My tu a tí druhí
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    5. Peter Zagar: Tao
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    6. Frédéric Inigo: Anna Magdalena and the Book Makers
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (v, fl), Ľubomír Burgr (v, vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (v, pf)
    7. Marek Piaček: Bratislava Sútra
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (v, fl), Ľubomír Burgr (v, vn), Boris Lenko (v, ac), Peter Zagar (v, pf)
    8. Ľubomír Burgr: Not a Dream
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    9. Hilary Jeffery: Bratislavská apokalypsa
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    10. Peter Graham: Paríž v daždi. Požoň sentimentál Remix
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    11. Boris Lenko: Peter a Marek
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Peter Zagar (pf)
    12. Peter Zagar: Farewell Waltz
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf)
    13. Daniel Matej: Bargain Happiness
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf), Daniel Matej (v)
    14. Ľubomír Burgr: Your Good Feeling
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf), Ronald Šebesta (cl)
    15. Ján Boleslav Kladivo: Life
      Požoň sentimentál, Marek Piaček (fl), Ľubomír Burgr (vn), Boris Lenko (ac), Peter Zagar (pf), Ján Boleslav Kladivo (v)
  • Photo : Bratislava Veni Ensemble BRATISLAVA VENI ENSEMBLE
    2008 CD – Hevhetia HV 0027-2-331
    1. Tomáš Boroš: Anava
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    2. Daniel Matej: Make love not art! (Lucy’s Diamonds Are Forever)
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    3. Christian Wolff: Bratislava
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    4. Allison Cameron: Rainsnout
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    5. Richard Ayres: No. 15 (kind in een tuin vol verrassingen)
      VENI ensemble, Jana Pastorková (s), Anton Popovič (dir.)
  • Photo :
    2008 CD – Music Fund SF 00562131
    1. Marek Piaček: Waste Land I – VIII
      Lotz Trio
    2. Juraj Družecký: Divertimento
      Lotz Trio
    3. Boško Milaković: The Inner Singers
      Lotz Trio
    4. Daniel Matej: 3m für WAM
      Lotz Trio
    5. Johann Josef Rösler:
      Lotz Trio
    6. Martin Burlas: Sailing against Night
      Lotz Trio
    7. Marián Lejava: Aria (for Lotz Trio)
      Lotz Trio
  • Photo : Lieder ohne Worte (Songs wihtout Words) LIEDER OHNE WORTE (SONGS WIHTOUT WORDS)
    2007 CD – Atrakt Art – Association for Contemporary Arts and Culture AA08
    1. Daniel Matej: don@u.com / Lieder ohne Worte
      Marek Piaček (v, fl, C*), Ronald Šebesta (cl), Judith Unterpertinger (vc), Christian Fennesz (gui, lap), Martin Siewert (gui, C*), Martin Brandlmayr (bat), Peter Zagar (pf, sth), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj)
  • Photo :
    2006 CD – Music Fund SF 00482131
    1. Daniel Matej: In the End…
      VENI ensemble
    2. Daniel Matej: Schneller, weiter, höher
      ARCANA ensemble
    3. Daniel Matej: ('Nikabrik' or 'Trumpkin'?)
      Anne La Berge (fl), Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
    4. Daniel Matej: JAUNE, BLEUE, ROUGE
      VENI ensemble
  • Photo :
    2006 CD – Discant DK 0094-2 131
    1. Marek Piaček: El efecto föhn
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    2. Milan Novák: Three Tatra Bucolics
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    3. Ilja Zeljenka: Štefánka
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    4. Jozef Gahér: Legend after the Epistle of St. Jude
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    5. Juraj Hatrík: Vision
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    6. Ľubica Čekovská: In Conversation
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    7. Daniel Matej: Nice
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
    8. Marián Lejava: scarce resemblance (notturno no. 6)
      Duo Eugen Prochác - Rajmund Kákoni, Eugen Prochác (vc), Rajmund Kákoni (ac)
  • Photo :
    2005 CD – Atrakt Art – Association for Contemporary Arts and Culture AA06
    1. Daniel Matej: OVER4tea / Lost Angeles and Other Mirrors
      Martin Burlas (lap, sth), Ján Boleslav Kladivo (sth, C*), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Roman Laščiak (sde)
    2. Daniel Matej: OVER4tea / Noël Akchoté / NEXT
      Martin Burlas (lap, sth), Ján Boleslav Kladivo (sth, C*), Daniel Matej (turn, CD, C*, obj), Roman Laščiak (sde)
  • Photo : Alpine Songs - Refrains - Point Zero ALPINE SONGS - REFRAINS - POINT ZERO
    2003 CD – Atrakt Art – Association for Contemporary Arts and Culture YA 0002-2-331
    1. Daniel Matej: VAPORI del CUORE / Alfred Zimmerlin / Alpine Songs
    2. Daniel Matej: Refrains
      VAPORI del CUORE
    3. Daniel Matej: VAPORI del CUORE / Günter Müller / Point Zero
  • Photo : Contemporary Experimental Music from Eastern Europe 'From Gdansk till Dawn' CONTEMPORARY EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC FROM EASTERN EUROPE 'FROM GDANSK TILL DAWN'
    2002 CD – Leonardo Music Journal CD Series Volume 12, Cambridge
    1. Tigrics: Everbeener
    2. Olga+Jozef: 7B2
    3. Wolfram: Sentinel
    4. Nicron: Highpass.2
    5. Ea: S.pool
    6. Daniel Matej: SATIollagE
    7. Borut Savski: Birdy Activity
    8. Mołr Drammaz: Niezano(zano)
    9. The Abstract Monarchy Trio: Schrattenberg
    10. Arszyn: Oho! - Rzekła Żydówka Ukazując Drugie Duże Czarne Oko (Część Druga)
    11. Vladimir Djambazov: The Secret Life Of A Can
    12. Jeanne Frémaux: Fret Accord
    13. Arkona (2): Komputerliebe
    14. Daniel Matej: VAPORI del CUORE / Great Dance
    15. Martin Burlas: Monika Vypovedá
  • Photo : In the East IN THE EAST
    2002 CD – ORF MP02 CD 01

    CD ORF musikprotokoll im steierischen herbst, line_in: line_out
    1. Daniel Matej: VAPORI del CUORE / Alpine Songs 2
      VAPORI del CUORE
  • Photo : opera aperta ensemble - post-minimal set OPERA APERTA ENSEMBLE - POST-MINIMAL SET
    2002 CD – Institute of Media OF 0002 2 331
    1. Christopher Fox: Straight Lines in Broken Times
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (cl), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
    2. Martin Burlas: 13
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (cl), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc)
    3. Peter Zagar: Blumenthal Dance No. 2
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (cl), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc), Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
    4. James Tenney: Harmonium #5
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc)
    5. Daniel Matej: Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten seyn
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (cl), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc), Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
    6. Hauke Harder: Bryndzové halušky
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (cl), Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc)
    7. Peter Ablinger: B – A – C – H
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ronald Šebesta (clb), Peter Šesták (vl), Eleonóra Skutová (sth)
    8. Marek Piaček: Recitativo e canzonetta
      OPERA APERTA ensemble, Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
  • Photo : STATE OF THE UNION 2.001 STATE OF THE UNION 2.001
    2001 CD – Electronic Music Foundation EMF CD 028, New York

    realisation Creative Pig Studio
    1. Daniel Matej: SHARP (on B-A-C-H)
    2. Marek Piaček: RAINY
  • Photo : 3/4 revue 3/4 REVUE
    2000 CD – Atrakt Art – Association for Contemporary Arts and Culture
    1. Daniel Matej: VAPORI del CUORE / Microcosmos
  • Photo : BETWEEN BETWEEN
    1995 CD – MUSICA 790023-2, Viedeň
    1. Daniel Matej: Always
      Eleonóra Skutová (pf), Miki Skuta (pf)
    2. Daniel Matej: 383 – Music for Two (in the “Mondschein”)
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.), Jana Pastorková (s)
    3. Daniel Matej: Musica aeterna
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    4. Daniel Matej: Video (Billboards)
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.)
    5. Daniel Matej: (Two) Lullabies
      VENI ensemble
  • Photo : VENI ensemble VENI ENSEMBLE
    1992 CD – Music Fund SF 0004 2131
    1. Jozef Malovec: Cryptogram I
      VENI ensemble, Tonino Battista (dir.), Gabriele Mirabassi (clb), Daniel Matej (dr), Peter Krbaťa, jr. (dr), Peter Važan (dr), Robert Rist (dr), Eleonóra Skutová (pf)
    2. Peter Kolman: Molisation
      VENI ensemble, Marek Piaček (fl), Robert Rist (vbf)
    3. Ladislav Kupkovič: Octagon of Solitude, Boredom and Fear
      VENI ensemble, Róbert Jurčo (ac), Ronald Šebesta (clb), Jozef Lupták (vc), Róbert Krchniak (cl), Marek Piaček (fl), Rastislav Suchan (tr), Peter Vrbinčík (vl), Miloš Valent (vn)
    4. Peter Zagar: Music For Video
      VENI ensemble, Anton Popovič (dir.), Juraj Kováč (vc), Martina Bernášková (fl), Eleonóra Skutová (pf), Peter Vrbinčík (vl), Miloš Valent (vn), Vladimíra Rozsypalová (vn)
    5. Martin Burlas: From My Life...
      VENI ensemble, Róbert Jurčo (ac), Jozef Lupták (vc), Juraj Kováč (vc), Petr Michoněk (vc), Andrej Ivanov (cb), Peter Važan (dr), Ronald Šebesta (dr), Robert Rist (dr), Daniel Matej (pf), Martin Burlas (sth), Peter Vrbinčík (vl), Leo Sláma (vn), Miloš Valent (vn)
    6. Daniel Matej: Gloria
      VENI ensemble, Tonino Battista (dir.), Róbert Jurčo (ac), Igor Pasek (br), Ronald Šebesta (clb), Jozef Lupták (bgui), Juraj Kováč (vc), Petr Michoněk (vc), Pavol Mikula (kt), Andrej Ivanov (cb), Martin Burlas (elgui), Cyril Šikula (ob), Peter Krbaťa, jr. (dr), Robert Rist (dr), Eleonóra Skutová (pf), Miki Skuta (elpf), Peter Važan (ppf), Monika Kádeková (s), František Caban (t), Branko Kubina (tn), Peter Strešnák (tr), Peter Vrbinčík (vl)
  • Photo : VENI VENI
    1990 LP – Globus International 210027-1111
    1. Martin Burlas: Music for Robert Dupkala
      VENI ensemble
    2. Daniel Matej: Musica aeterna
      VENI ensemble

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Daniel Matej: MORSeARIA (miserere)
    for soprano and pre-recorded tracks
    30 Apr
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    Anasoft litera fest, A4 – Zero Space, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Eva Šušková (v), Daniel Matej (C)
  • Daniel Matej: Stormy
    Sequenza per violino solo
    13 Apr
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    "Music of Contemporary" in SNG, Slovak National Gallery, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Milan Paľa (vn)
  • Veronika Škutová: #cityvoice
    12 Mar
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    Radio_Head Awards Festival, Small Concert Studio of the Slovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ACADEMY, Daniel Matej (dir.)
  • Daniel Matej: Save Our Souls
    for recorder and piano
    17 Jun
    2015
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert of the winners of the Rajec Musical Spring, Small Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Zuzana Kozárová (fld), Monika Tujvelová (pf)
  • Martin Burlas: c durable
    for chamber ensemble
    24 Mar
    2011
    First performances in Slovakia
    Kasárne/Culture Park, Košice, SK
    PERFORMERS: Musica falsa et ficta, Daniel Matej (dir.)
  • Daniel Matej: FRAGILE
    3 Jun
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall of the Žilina Conservatory, Žilina, SK
    PERFORMERS: Sára Svobodová (pf)
  • Daniel Matej: STORMY MONDAY
    after Le quattro stagioni by Antonio Vivaldi
    18 Apr
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Bohdan Warchal Slovak Chamber Orchestra, Ewald Danel (vn), Jozef Lupták (vc), Ivan Šiller (pf)
  • Daniel Matej: THEMES AND VARIATIONS 4
    1 Nov
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jean-Marc Montera (elgui), VAPORI del CUORE
  • Daniel Matej: Nice
    17 Oct
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Fama Q
  • Daniel Matej: UNPREDICTABLE STANDARDS
    16 Oct
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: don@u.com
  • Daniel Matej: E [For e. g.]
    4 Oct
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    (New) Music at Home, Šamorín, SK
    PERFORMERS: Attila Tverďák (elgui)
  • Daniel Matej: THEMES AND VARIATIONS 3
    16 Jun
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VAPORI del CUORE
  • Pavol Bizoň: V(y)kráda(m) sa (čiarka) ticho!
    18 May
    2009
    First performances in Slovakia
    University of Performing Arts, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: studEND.doc, Daniel Matej (dir.)
  • Daniel Matej: Lynch Variations
    (on Passus Duriusculus Rhetoricus)
    20 Sep
    2007
    First performances in Slovakia
    The Fifth Double Concert, Mirror Hall of the Primate's Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Magdaléna Bajuszová (pf)
  • Daniel Matej: 4 Walt(z)er für Walt(50)er (when I'm fifty for 4 instruments no. 2)
    15 Oct
    2006
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Studio 12, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: ALEA
  • Daniel Matej: 3m für WAM
    29 Mar
    2006
    First performances in Slovakia
    Public Recordings of the Programme "Youth Studio", Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Lotz Trio
  • Daniel Matej: Dance (Do Not Play With Fire) for CD and video
    14 Oct
    2005
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Experimental Studio Bratislava, Ján Šicko (video)
  • Daniel Matej: A Set of Five Pick-Outs
    26 Nov
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Daan Vandewalle (pf)
  • Daniel Matej: John King (ballad opera)
    for soprano, baritone, bass, actress, actor-clarinetist, actor-trombonist, 3 dancers, statist, commentator, chamber orchestra and CD
    15 Dec
    2001
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ensemble, Marián Lejava (dir.), Martin Majkút (zbm.), Daniel Matej (hudba)
  • Daniel Matej: AIR (condition)
    8 Nov
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Evenings of New Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Marián Lejava (dir.), Daniel Matej (C)
  • Daniel Matej: Chorals on SDEF for Conlon Nancarrow
    12 Jun
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
  • Daniel Matej: Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten seyn
    Choral prelude for organ
    11 Jun
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall of the Bratislava Castle, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Ján Vladimír Michalko (org)
  • Daniel Matej: Bargain Happiness
    10 Jun
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall of the Bratislava Castle, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Daniel Matej (v), Požoň sentimentál
  • Daniel Matej: Dying Old
    (offertorium)
    9 Jun
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Musica aeterna, Marián Lejava (dir.)
  • Daniel Matej: Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten seyn (Auch „Three-in-One“ No. 2)
    Choral prelude for piano, clarinet, violin, viola and cello
    30 Apr
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: OPERA APERTA ensemble
    Premiere of the version for cello, clarinet, violin, viola and cello.
  • Daniel Matej: Vingt Regards
    (after Vingt regards sur l'Enfant Jesus by Oliver Messiaen), co-authors Sadovská and Biľak
    17 Mar
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Šamorín, SK
  • Daniel Matej: Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten seyn (Auch „Three-in-One“ No. 2)
    Choral prelude for piano, clarinet, violin, viola and cello
    11 Nov
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Moyzes Hall, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: OPERA APERTA ensemble, Ivana Pristašová-Zaugg (vn), Peter Šesták (vl), Jozef Lupták (vc)
    Premiere of the version for violin, viola and cello.
  • Daniel Matej: TOCCATA
    (after two toccatas by Claudio Monteverdi)
    22 Oct
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Days of Early Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Musica aeterna
  • Daniel Matej: (Three) Songs and Refrains (Memories of You 2)
    Are you washed? Believe it or not! Really?
    14 Nov
    1995
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: Make love not art! (Lucy’s Diamonds Are Forever)
    for two groups of melodic instruments ad lib. and drums with ocassional vocal accompainment
    14 Nov
    1995
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: Rock me, Baby! No. 1 (in the style of old masters)
    14 Nov
    1995
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: Possible Stories (...and Other Stories)
    for 9 improvising players and tape
    15 Jan
    1994
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
  • Daniel Matej: ('Nikabrik' or 'Trumpkin'?)
    19 Jun
    1992
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: Goodnight, my sweet dreams!
    5 Jun
    1991
    First performances in Slovakia
    SK
  • Daniel Matej: In the End…
    19 Nov
    1990
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Slovak Radio, Studio 2, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: VENI ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: JAUNE, BLEUE, ROUGE
    First performances in Slovakia
    SK
    PERFORMERS: Boris Lenko (ac)
  • First performances abroad
  • Martin Burlas: c durable
    for chamber ensemble
    6 May
    2015
    First performances abroad
    Hungarian Radio, Studio 6, Budapest, HU
    PERFORMERS: THReNSeMBLe, Balázs Horváth (umv.), VENI ensemble, Daniel Matej (umv.)
  • Daniel Matej: MACHAUT (ma fin est mon commencement) RE_MIXED
    6 May
    2015
    First performances abroad
    Hungarian Radio, Studio 6, Budapest, HU
    PERFORMERS: THReNSeMBLe, Balázs Horváth (umv.), VENI ensemble, Daniel Matej (umv.)
  • Daniel Matej: FRAGILE
    21 Sep
    2010
    First performances abroad
    53rd edition of the festival Bezruč's Opava, Opava, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Sára Svobodová (pf)
  • Daniel Matej: 4 Walt(z)er für Walt(50)er (when I'm fifty for 4 instruments no. 2)
    2006 First performances abroad
    Stuttgart, DE
    PERFORMERS: IVES ensemble
  • Daniel Matej: In the End…
    1989 First performances abroad
    Paris, FR

Gallery

  • Photo : 2006

  • Photo : Veni ensemble 2006 Veni ensemble

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
    Author: Pavel Kastl

Audio

  • Matej, Daniel: Possible Stories (...and Other Stories)






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