Jakob Schauer is a Vienna based sound artist, producer and DJ and with his solo project he works in the acoustic field of drone and experimental music. By mixing complex sound algorithms and pre-recorded material, Schauer creates multiple layers of sound structures in tonal and atonal moods and grows acoustic landscapes of variable physics, sizes and geometries. He will release his first solo album “Nzanga” on MOOZAK records in November 2018.
In his installations Jakob Schauer researches on the interplay of space and sound and focusses on the spatial positions and movement of sounds in architecture or environments.
Further he is a founding member of the „Elektroakustischen Kammermusikensembles“ (EaKmE), which focuses on improvised electroacoustic music and organizer of the concert row “Wow! Signal” and “Wow Signal Festival” in Vienna. In his music his enthusiasm for experiments and improvisation, as well as his excitement for beats and bass is recognizable.