Marion Wörle

is a computer musician and grafic designer. She studied architecture, completing her studies with a diploma. While still a student one of her works was realised at the ars electronica 2004 in Linz. The mode of play and approach are continually informed by discovering new rudiments and current methods of articulation. Her approach is non-dogmatic, minimal and not confined to any one genre. She plays solo, in ad-hoc ensembles and co-founded the ensemble gamut inc.  She writes music for film, music theater and radio plays.
She is artistic director of many projects, e.g. WIR SIND DIE ROBOTER Festival and AVANT AVANTGARDE. From 2005 to 2011 she was co-founder of the Nachtjournal series of concerts in Cologne. Since 2006 she is founder & board member of ZAM – platform for adventurous music, an initiative of musicians and artists to develop an open platform and interface for projects, research and discourse across different scenes of and perspectives on modern music. Since 2009 she is co-manager and founder of the music label satelita. There are releases on der Hörverlag, Clean Feed Records, BÔŁT, satelita, and mark e.V. She lives and works in Berlin.

Maciej Sledziecki

Maciej Sledziecki, born in 1977 in Poland, is a composer and guitarist, working in the fields of new music, and filmmusic from small ensemble to chamber orchestra. After studing guitar at the North Neederlands Conservatoire and composition in Cologne he received comissions from WDR, ARTE, ON-Neue Musik Köln, Kunst-Station Sankt Peter, Kölner Gesellschaft für Neue Musik, komuna Warszawa, rbb, 3sat. His works were played in Germany, Britain, Poland, France, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland und the Netherlands. Films to which he wrote music were presented worldwide on festivals like Berlinale, HotDocs Toronto or Filmfest Shanghai. Releases on ARTHAUS, Bold, Kunst-Station and satelita. He lives in Cologne and in Berlin.