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Krista Martynes
Krista MartynesKrista Martynes is a clarinetist who brings new life to standard and new repertoire. She broadens her performances with inventive improv including audio and video sampling that maintains an acoustic character. Krista is known for her eclectic performance range; from classical to contemporary to improvisation. She performs as a soloist, chamber music, and ensemble clarinetist. Krista continuously adds depth to her boundless creative performances in major concert venues across the globe.

An accomplished classical and contemporary clarinetist, Krista has performed with the innovative franco-german "Orchestre des Régions Europénnes" under the direction of Konrad Von Abel, former assistant to Celibidache. She has participated in the Brockport Chamber Music Festival, and the Performing Arts York Region concert series. She also performed as a soloist and chamber musicain in the Musikprotokoll and Transart Festival in Italy, and the Klangspuren Festival in Austria. She lectured at the Toronto Electroacoustic Symposium and performed in the Sound Play Festival as part of the Symposium. She performed in the New Ways Sound Festival in St Petersburg, Russia in November 2010.

Krista actively seeks new opportunities to further new music, and within the last few years has commissioned pieces from Bryan Jacobs, Brian Harman, Jacob Sudol, and Nicolas Tzortzis. Krista had the opportunity to work with the Germany's Experimental Studio des SWR under the direction of Andre Richard, performing and participating in a documentary on the music of Luigi Nono. Krista can be heard and enjoyed in diverse contexts in various orchestras, and in innovative contexts with various ensembles.

Krista Martynes
4686 Rue Berri
Montreal, Qu
H2J2R5 Canada

PHONE: 514.967.8083
FAX: 514.967.8083