Photo © Sandra Lorenz
Klangliche Täuschungen in drei Interaktionen
multiphonics piano and electronics (2023, UA)
commissioned by Heroines of Sound
Marina Khorkova, born in Russia, studied composition at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory and the State University of Music and the Performing Arts Stuttgart. In addition to scholarships from the Paul Sacher Foundation, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Villa Aurora in Los Angeles, and Akademie Schloss Solitude, her works have been awarded the Ernst Krenek Prize (Impuls Festival, Graz) and the Staubach Honorarium (Darmstädter Ferienkurse). In 2016, her WERGO portrait CD »klangnarbe« was produced by Deutscher Musikrat and Deutschlandfunk. Her works have been performed at such international festivals as the reMusik in Saint Petersburg and MicroFest in Los Angeles. Marina Khorkova lives and works in Berlin.