In my talk I will talk about the making of my new piece “Brittle“. I will explore the creative process and what can be generalized for my work. Topics include tools, inspirations, friends, colleagues and obstacles.

Susanne Kirchmayr aka Electric Indigo works as musician, composer and DJ. Her name stands for the intelligent interpretation of techno and electronic music. She started her DJ career 1989 in Vienna and worked at the legendary Hard Wax record store in Berlin from 1993 to 1996. In 1998 she founded female:pressure, the international network for female*, non-binary and transgender artists in electronic music that was awarded with an Honorary Mention at Prix Ars Electronica 2009. She feels equally at home in the Berghain DJ booth as on the live stages of Europe’s and North America’s most adventurous festivals. Electric Indigo’s compositions premiered at festivals like Wien Modern, CTM and Heroines of Sound. Imbalance Computer Music released her 2018 debut album 5 1 1 5 9 3. Her latest album Ferrum was released with Editions Mego in March 2020.