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Christof Unterberger

Artistic Major(s): Media Music

Artistic & pedagogical education 

  • 1995 Paris Conservatory (CNSMDP)/cello, concert diploma class of Prof. Phillipe Muller

Teaching & Research 

  • Since 2021 Masterclass "Orchestral Programming" at the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, Mannheim


Further work experience 

  • Participation as cellist in projects/recordings of Plácido Domingo, Soap & Skin, Kenny Werner, Arkardy Shilkloper, Ulrich Drechsler, Etta Scollo, Patricia Kaas, Michael Bolton, Sarah Brightman, Natalie Cole, Marque, Nneka, Christina Stürmer, Mark Seibert and Andre Heller.

    Productions and arrangements for RSO Vienna, Camilla Nylund, Söhne Mannheims, Impulso Tenors.

Prizes, awards, miscellaneous 

  • Vienna Film Music Award, 1st place 2010
  • Appreciation Award of the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna 2010
  • Vienna Film Music Award, 2nd place 2009
  • VSL Composition Competition, 1st place 2008
  • Peter Gabriel's RealWorld Remixed Award, 2nd place 2007
  • "Moondace Columbine Award" International Moondance Film Festival, Hollywood 2006
  • "Best Film Score" Dervio Film Festival Italy 2006