Alexander Chernyshkov

is born in 1983 in Omsk, Russia. At 12 years old moves to Verona, Italy. Guitar player in different rock and jazz groups. Studies at Verona State Conservatory classical guitar, composition and theory. In 2007 moves to Vienna where he studies at Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien. Partecipates at Darmstadt Ferienkursen für neue Musik, where pieces Sakhar (wind instruments) and Almatiki daechta (solo voice) are performed. He works with ensembles such as musikFabrik, Nikel, Phace, Pro Arte, Mcme. Since 2011 plays and performs solo and in groups with other composers. Builds instruments of strictly acoustical and mechanical origin. Works and sleeps in Vienna.