GIO JANIASHVILI    

 

Work
Multimedia | Performance | Music Theatre
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Piano
Electronic
Installation Art
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Multimedia Concert / Performance / Music Theatre

THERE IS NO NECESSITY THERE IS ONLY DESIRE FOR THE SUBLIME | For sound and wall projection | Duration: 40' 00 | 2017
EXIT YOUR FLESH! AFTER WILLIAM BLAKE | The Multimedia Spectacle for sound and video art. Single Channel Video. Stereo sound. Duration: 65' 00 | 2015
MUFFLING FOG - AFTER MARTIN HEIDEGGER | The Multimedia Concert for live piano/pianist, sound and video art. Duration: 45' 00 | 2014
LIFE IS REAL ONLY THEN, WHEN I AM | The Multimedia Music Theatre / Opera for baritone, flute, trombone, cello, piano, video, sound, lighting. Duration: 45' 00 | 2013
DEMONSTRATION FOR SIX GROUPS | The musical performance for a 'leader' with megaphone and unspecified number of musicians with unspecified instruments in six groups surrounding the audience. Duration: 05' 00 | 2013
FORTUNE TELLER | Performance and live sound installation. Duration: indefinite | 2009


Orchestra / Ensemble

THE RENDEZVOUS OF FRIENDS - THE FRIENDS BECOME FLOWERS | For string orchestra. Duration: 13' 00 | 2017
TRIPTYCH | For large orchestra. Duration: 14' 00 | 2016
FUNERAL MUSIC | For chamber ensemble and sound tape. Duration: 16'00
WORLD: A SONG OF UNGAR | For tenor, string orchestra and tape. Duration: 06' 45 | 2013
MR. BEDBUG IS WALKING DOWN THE STREET | For large orchestra and performer/narrator with megaphone. Text by Vladimir Mayakovsky. Duration: 05' 00 | 2011
NOSTALGIA | For orchestra. Duration: 07' 00 | 2011
io io | Commissioned by Rivka Golani | For solo viola, flute, bass clarinet, crotales, violin, 
cello, tape and live electronics. Duration: 09’ 50 | 2010
COMPOSITION FOR CHAMBER ENSEMBLE | For flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, b. clarinet, 
perc., 2 violins, viola, cello, contrabass. Duration: 10’
 00 | 2010
MR. IDIOT IS TALKING ON TV | For trumpet, piano, electric bass, timpani, 6 percussionists and sound. Duration: 02' 00 | 2008


Solo / Chamber / Diverse

ANTIPHONE | For two Bb trumpet/s and sound tape. Duration: 07' 00 | 2020
THE SEDUCTION OF EUROPA | Concert for flute and electronics. Duration: 44' 00 | 2017
"__________" | For cello and percussion. Duration: 18' 00 | 2015
WAITING FOR… | I Version for viola four violas, 2014. II Version for string quartet, 2015. Duration: approx. 12' 30 | 2014
THREE MINIATURES FOR STRING QUARTET | For string quartet. Duration: 03’ 40 | 2014
HALLUCINATION | For flute, Bb clarinet, piano, violin, cello. Duration: 06' 45 | 2012
ENERGETICA | For trumpet and electronics. Duration: 05’ 37 | 2012
TECHNOMORPHIC ENSEMBLE | For piano, contrabass, contrabass, drums, electronics:
SOLAR BEAT | 05' 30 | FLOWING INTO HALLUCINATION | 03' 10 | ANATOMIC | 06'00 | 4TH WAY | 06' 00| CITY LIFE | 04'30 | TECHNOCITY | 08'50 | 2012
TRANSCEDENTAL PERFORMANCE: PRELUDE AND CHANT | Semi-improvised performance consisting of works: PRELUDE for cello and electronics and CHANT for soprano saxophone and electronics. Duration: 11' 30  | 2011
CHANT | For soprano saxophone, tape and live electronics. Duration: 05’ 35 | 2011
PRELUDE | For cello and live electronics. Duration: 03’ 52  | 2011
STRING QUARTET - QUASI VARIATIONS IN THREE MOVEMENTS | For string quartet. III mov. with optional tape. 
 Duration: 13' 00 / with tape: 15’ 40 | 2010
ANGEL IN A DREAM | For harp, tape and live electronics. Duration: 5' 30 | 2010
WHISPERING | For Bb clarinet and live electronics. Duration: 04' 30 | 2008
ABSTRACTION | For viola and piano. Duration: 03' 00 | 2008
WINTER, SANTA, PARENTS, CHILDREN AND FRIENDS | For bassoon, Bb trumpet, tubular bells, cello, contrabass. Duration: 05' 45 | 2008
THERE IS CHAOS IN THE CITY |For violin, glockenspiel and percussion. Duration: 05’ 00 | 2008
CHILD'S WALK | For flute and tape. Duration: 04’ 13 | 2008
UNTITLED | For string Quartet. Duration: 03' 31 | 2006
MILITARY SPACE | For trumpet, saxophone, bass clarinet, drum set and tape. Duration: 02' 50 | 2006
MOOD | For flute, bass clarinet, bass guitar, electric piano, synthesizer, drums. Duration: 05' 22 | 2006


Piano

"__________" | For piano and sound. Duration: 46' 00 | 2020
THE BALLAD FOR TWO CHORDS | For piano. Duration: 08' 40 | 2020
HUMPTY DUMPTY | For piano. Duration: 01' 30 | 2020
"__________" | The cycle of 42 pieces | For piano / or pitched percussion. Duration: variable | 2020
"__________" | For piano. Duration: variable | 2020
"__________" | For piano. Duration: 12' 00 | 2016
"__________" | For piano and sound. Duration: 07' 15 | 2015
THE PIANO BOOK | For piano. Duration. 12' 00 | 2013
TWO PRELUDES FOR PREPARED PIANO | For prepared piano. Duration: 05' 00 | 2013
TRIPTYCH: INVOCATION, INFINITY OF SPACE, EK-STASIS| The total duration of all three works: approx. 70' 00:
EK-STASIS | For piano. Duration: 32' 30 | 2012
INVOCATION | For piano. Duration: 17' 30 | 2012
INFINITY OF SPACE | Sound composition for quadraphonic sound. Duration: 19' 00 | 2012
CAUCASIAN ORNAMENT | Dedicated to Diego Ghymers | For piano. Duration: 08’ 35 | 2011
LULLABY | For piano. Duration: 01' 00 | 2011
BEYOND ZONA | Dedicated to Andrey Tarkovsky | For piano and tape. Duration: 04’ 56 | 2011
PERFORMANCE FOR PIANO & MEGAPHONE | The improvisation for piano, voice and megaphone. Duration: Variable | 2011
TRANSFORMATION: Performance Art for Pianist | For amplified piano (with optional tape and lighting). Duration: 08' 00 | 2010
ABSTRACTION | For piano. Duration: 01' 40
 
 | 2010
UPATRONO URO: THE HAMMER WITHOUT A MASTER | For piano and electronics. Duration 21’ 00
 | 2009
PRAYER | For amplified voice or taped voice and piano. Duration: 07' 15 | 2009
DREAMING | For piano and sound. Duration: 08' 00 | 2009
TOCCATA | For piano. Duration: 03’ 30 | 2008
SOMETHING IS WRONG | For piano and electronic sound. Duration: 05’ 40
 | 2008
FROM THE WINDOWS | For piano. Duration: 02’ 20 | 2008
THEME AND VARIATION | For piano. DUration 02' 00 | 2008
SEVDA | For piano. Duration: 02' 00 | 2008


Vocal / Choral

"__________" | For text. Duration: variable | 2021
"__________" | For text. Duration: variable | 2019
RITUAL AFTER ANTIGONE from THE ANTIGONE PROJECT: AFTER SOPHOCLES| For six voices and live electronics. Duration: 04'15 | 2013
AFTER ANTIGONE  from THE ANTIGONE PROJECT: AFTER SOPHOCLES| For voice, live electronics, electronic and concrete sounds. Duration: 05' 08 | 2013
TO THOSE PINK PEACHES | For SATB Chorus. Text by Galakation Tabidze. Duration: 04’ 00 | 2011


Electronic Music / Sound Composition

I AM NOT YOUR SWEET HEART | For taped voice and electronics. Duration: 14' 30 | 2021
BORN BY CHANCE | For sounds and live computer. Duration: variable / approx. 23' 00 | 2019
PROCESSION | For sounds and live computer. Duration: variable / approx. 26' 00 | 2019
SYNTHETIC PATHOGEN I and II | Sound installation for headpones | Duration: 02' 20 | 2018
CHAOS | Sound composition. Duration: I Version 10' 20 / II Version 06' 30 | 2018
DADA | Sound composition. Duration: 05' 10
| 2018
SPECTRES OF VOICE | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 13' 10 | 2016
NECROPHILE | Sound composition. Duration: 22' 30 | 2015
IN THE MIDST OF THE CITY | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 12' 30 | 2014
INTERVENTION | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 11' 00 | 2014
WORKER'S MEMORY | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 08' 19 | 2014
AFTER ANTIGONE'S DEATH from THE ANTIGONE PROJECT: AFTER SOPHOCLES | Sound and optional spatial installation | Duration: 13 min. loop | 2013
NON - CONFROMIST OBJECT | Sound composition / installation for quadraphonic sound. Duration: 06' 30 | 2013
SCREAM | Electronic music. Duration: 15’ 02 | 2013
NOISE DANCE: THE ERUPTION OF THE MONSTER OF DUST | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 13' 00 | 2013
INFINITY OF SPACE | Sound composition for quadraphonic sound. Duration: 19' 00 | 2012
WE ARE GETTING NOWHERE | Dedicated to John Cage | For live computer. Duration: 23 min. in two parts. | 2012
TECHNOCRATIC | Sound composition. Duration: 06' 00 | 2012
HALLUCINATION | For laptop live electronics. Duration: 6’ 40
 | 2011
PSYCHOTIC TRANCE | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 16' 37 
 | 2011
SHAMANIC RITUAL | Sound composition. Duration: 20' 28 
 | 2011
BIRTH | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 12' 31



 | 2011
FROM THE STOMACH | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 09' 36


 
 | 2011
ECHOES OF ANSCESTORS | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 15' 00 
 | 2011
BACK TO PAST | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 04’ 25 
 | 2011
COMING OUT OF THE BODY | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 07' 09


 
 | 2011
HEART BEAT OF SOLAR SYSTEM | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 05' 36 
 | 2011
PSYCHOTIC DRAMA | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 15' 00 
 | 2011
DIMENSIONS | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 18’ 30 | 2010
ONE DAY IN SUMMER | Sound composition / installation. Duration: 17' 34 | 2010
FROM 21ST TO 20TH | Sound composition. Duration: 22' 36 | 2010
THE HAMMER | Electronic music / Sound composition. Duration: 09' 15 | 2009
GHOST | The live computer sound installation. Duration: variable
 | 2009
NETWORK WITH 9 LOOPS | For laptop live electronics. Duration: variable | 2009
PLANE | Sound composition. Duration 13’ 36 | 2009
PLANE WITH COLLAGE | Sound composition. Duration: 14' 05 | 2009
Intro to TransFormation | Sound composition. Duration: 02' 31 | 2009
TransFormation | Sound composition. Duration: 12' 41 | 2009
BLACK BIRD | Electronic Music / sound composition. Duration: 07’ 47 | 2008
FIRE: AUGUST 8, 2008 | Sound composition. Duration: 07’ 46 | 2008
GLOBAL DISORDER - I and II Parts' | Sound composition. Duration: 42' 07 | 2008
SLEEPING IN FRONT OF THE TV | Sound composition. Duration: 27' 04 | 2008
MOVING BODY | Sound composition. Duration: 08’ 24 | 2008
DREAM | Sound composition. Duration: 13’ 51 | 2008
BIRD SONG | Sound composition. Duration: 13' 00 | 2008
TV NIGHTMARE | Sound composition. Duration: 24' 09 | 2007
TV HORROR | Sound composition. Duration: 29' 46 | 2007
THE REAL GEORGIANS ARE ROLLING IN THEIR GRAVES | Sound composition. Duration: 09’ 30 | 2007
The sound compositions dedicated to Civil War in 1990s Tbilisi, Georgia | 2007:
I - CHAOS | Duration" 07’ 32 | II - CIVIL WAR | Duration: 04’ 20 | III - IN THE ROOM | Duration: 06’ 16 | IV - IT IS COLD | Duration: 04’ 38
PIGS IN THE CHURCH | In seven movements – For sampled instruments and sound. Total Duration 19’ 50 | 2007:
I - INTRO | II - JUSTICE OF THE GOD | III - BLOODY PRIES VS. DIRTY PIGS | IV - PIGS ARE BURGLING THE CHURCH | V - PIGS ARE FRIGHTENED
VI - PIGS ARE RUNNING FROM THE CHURCH | VII - PIGS ARE DEAD, PRIEST IS DEAD


Electronic Music and Video

THE LAST MOVEMENT FROM EXIT YOUR FLESH! | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 15’ 30 | 2015
MIRROR | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 03’ 30 | 2014
GROTESQUELY DISTURBED | Single channel video. 5.1 surround sound / or stereo sound. Duration: 02' 04 | 2013
MOUNT RIVER | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 02' 54 | 2012
PORTRAIT | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: Duration: 17’ 00 | 2012
OUT IN THE SPACES | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 12' 40 | 2012
SUPRA-HUMANISATION | The interactive sound and video installation | Duration: indefinite | 2012
FROM MY CAGE | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 11' 57

 | 2011
PSYCHOTIC DRAMA | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 15' 00 | 2011
IN THE SOUND OF THE CITY | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 15' 40 | 2010
ONE DAY IN SUMMER | Single channel video. Stereo sound . Duration: 12’ 00 | 2010
1+1=1 | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Duration: 11' 25 | 2010
TRILOGY: TAKE A TRAIN, BAD WEATHER, TRAIN | Single channel video. Stereo sound. Total Duration: 32' 00 | 2009:
TAKE A TRAIN | Duration: 09’ 16
BAD WEATHER | Duration: 07’ 00
TRAIN | Duration: 15’ 04
TAKE A TRAIN AND GO NOWHERE | Single channel video. Stereo Sound. Duration: 24' 13 | 2009
WE ARE GETTING BURNED | Single channel video. Stereo Sound. Duration: 03’ 22 | 2008
IMPRISONED BIRDS | Single channel video. Stereo Sound. Duration: 08’ 19 | 2008
SOS | Single channel video. Stereo Sound. Duration: 03’ 17 | 2008
AT NIGHT IN THE ROOM | Single channel video. Stereo Sound. Duration: 02’ 40 | 2008


Cinema Collaborations

HUMPTY DUMPTY | Animation | Georgian translation and illustrations: Ketevan Kintsurashvili. Animation concept and design: David Janiashvili. Animation: Nikoloz Aduashvili. Original music: Gio Janiashvili | 2020
ZYGMUNT WALISHEVSKY AWARD ANIMATION| Commisioned by the Polish National Institute in Tbilisi | Design by David Janiashvili. Music by Gio Janiashvili. Animation by Nikoloz Aduashvili | Stamba Hotel, Tbilisi.
NERVOUS MAGIC LANTERN | 3D projection by Ken Jacobs. Music by Gio Janiashvili | Festival Summer of Robot | Secret Project Robot, New York | 2015
STEEL FACTORY | Video by Tornike Abuladze | Music by Gio Janiashvili MEDITATION FOR STEEL FACTORY (2012) for organ/synth and sound | 2012
CREATIVE CITIES - Film for the festival: Surrogate Cities Exploded! Music by Gio Janiashvili | Southbank Centre, The Royal Festival Hal, and Canary Wharf, London | 2012


Dance and Performance Collaborations

RUDE HEALTH PERFORMANCE | Multimedia performance and installation event organized by Trinity Laban composers: Gio Janiashvili, Timothy Cape, Edward Henderson, Will Handysides, Barry O'Halplin, Ben Corrigan | Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London | 2013
BA in Dance Show by Trinity Laban choreographers | Music by Gio Janiashvili | Laban Bonnie Bird Theatre, London | 2011
RUDE HEALTH CONCERTS | Multimedia concert and performance organized by Trinity Laban composers | Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London 2011
MUTE CODES | The dance performance by Marie Brenneis. Electronic music from UPATRONO URO: THE HAMMER WITHOUT A MASTER by Gio Janiashvili | 2010
ANARCHY | The dance performance by Marie Brenneis. Electronic music from UPATRONO URO: THE HAMMER WITHOUT A MASTER by Gio Janiashvili | 2010
DECEMBER 1952 by Earl Brown | The collaborative dance and musical performance directed by Lizzy Kew Ross and Ian Mitchelperformed | Laban Bonnie Bird Theatre, Royal Festival Hall Ballroom of Southbank Centre, East 15 Acting School, East 15 Acting School, Metropolitan University and Newham College, London | Trumpet and movement performance, and contribution to musical concepts (and stage design at Laban Theatre) by Gio Janiashvili | 2010-2011


Exhibition Collaborations

1+1=3 by THINK INC | Visual Installation by Tornike Abuladze and sound installation SYNTHETIC PATHOGENE (2018) by Gio Janiashvili | Prisco Haus, Munich | 2019
MAELSTROM: Franz Marc, German Expressionism and Modernism in Georgia | Curator: Ketevan Kintsurashvili. Exposition Design: David Janiashvil. Video installation MOUNT RIVER by Gio Janiashvili | Georgian National Museum, D. Shevardnadze National Gallery, 2015 | Georgian Art Palace, 2017
KETEVAN MATABELI RESTROSPECTIVE EXHIBITIONS | Curator: Dr. Ketevan Kintsurashvili. Exposition Designer: David Janiashvili. Sound installation AFTER ANTIGONE'S DEATH by Gio Janiashvili | Georgian National Museum - D. Shevardnadze National Gallery, Tbilisi | 2015
WORKER'S MEMORY | Sound installation by Gio Janiashvili for the exhibition of Tornike Abuladze | Alte Brauerei Stegen, Ammersee, Munich | 2015
PROVERBS | The multimedia installation by David Janiashvili. Music by Gio Janiashvili | Marjanishvili Theatre, Tbilisi 2014 | Garikula, Georgia Fest I Nova 2017
CONLONINPURPLE | Mechanical marimba/sculpture by Gerhard TRIMPIN | Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London | 2012
VAJA PSHAVELA | Visual installation by Georgi Alexi-Meskhishvili and sound installation THOUGHT IS BOUNDLESS LIKE THE WORLD by Gio Janiashvili | The National Gallery in Prague, Georgian National Exhibition at the 12th Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space | Tbiilisi History Museum, Georgia | 2011

 



 


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