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Dorit Chrysler has been commissioned the Soundtrack Composition for the upcoming TV Series "M - Eine Stadt Sucht Einen Moerder" by David Schalko, a Production by RTL/ORF.

The 2nd Year Paris Residency at the GaiteLyrique continues with L'Ecolé Théremin - KidCoolThereminSchool , concept by Dorit Chrysler.

Collaborative Projects with CERN , REESE school in Manhattan & Ola Maciejewska Dance Company. Upcoming: WOMAD July 27-29/ Season Opening at Schlachthaus Theater BERN - residency - Sept. 2018/ Firewater Festival - Sept. 18/ GaiteLyrique Paris Oct. 26-27/ Theremin Residency in Oakland, CA, December 18th.


Call for Submissions:

The NY Theremin Society, co-founded by Dorit Chrysler w/ Suzanne Fiol of Issue Project Room will be releasing an Audio CD Sampler "Theremin 100" commemorating the Theremin's 100th Birthday in 2019 - featuring contemporary Theremin Compositions - for more details in how to submit a track: The NY Theremin Society


2017: yearlong residency at the GaiteLyrique Museum in Paris - Interview "Why You Should Open Your Mind To The Theremin" MoogMusic17

The NY Theremin Society presents: KidCoolThereminSchool Dorit Chrysler brings concerts and theremin teachings to Paris' GaiteLyrique: Lécole Thérémine

March 17: Release on Mute Records - Adult. "Detroit Houseguests" collaboration -listen

February 17: ReIssue of "Best Of" by Dorit Chrysler on VINYL PlagDichNichtRecords - preorder

Upcoming 2017: Appearance at WOMAD Festival, c/oPOP, Ars Electronica, CPH Jazzfestival..


July 17: In Collaboration with CERN at WOMAD Festival, GB


INTERVIEW TheCreatorsProject/Vice/2016


"Dame Electric" was conceived by the NY/Austrian musician, educator and curator, Dorit Chrysler who was chosen to curate the 2016 edition of Moving Sounds Festival for the NY Austrian Cultural Forum. "Dame Electric" centers on pioneer female performers of analogue electronic music. In additions to concerts and live visual performances in venues across NYC, the six-day festival included workshops, panel discussions and a special screening of the extended trailer for the upcoming documetary on legendary pioneer analogue electronic musician, Suzanne Ciani. Headliner Suzanne Ciani's first NY solo performance since 1973 in NY on a Buchla synthesizer was a sold out event at Brooklyn's Roulette.

2016 in Pictures

2016 KidCoolThereminSchool in Detroit at Henry Ford Museum, DAME ELECTRIC Festival/Nuit Blanche Paris/City of Bern Residency Sept-Oct/Japan Tour 18-26th of Nov/Paris Oct-Nov @ Nanterre Amandiers/December Berlin Concert/Workshops/Video Shoot CERN, N/O/D/E Theremin Festival Lausanne, MOOG FEST Durham NC, Tony Cragg Paris, Milano, Rome, Zurich Helmhaus, Madrid - more dates & details

Moogfest'16 - 3D DC

2015 October 31st: Symphony Orchestra Debut with the San Francisco Symphony Orchstra at Davies Symphony Hall

2015 HBO Documentary on Scientology "GOING CLEAR" featuring Dorit's Theremin Playing Excerpt LIVE on PBS HOUSTON

2015 November: Colorado University, Concert & Lecture

2015 Tour Excerpt: Asheville, Brazil, China, Japan, Houston, Dublin, Paris, Vienna, Switzerland, Italy, Copenhagen, Malmo, Berlin

February 14th: Sao PAULO, BRAZIL - February 15: RECiFE, BRAZIL - RecBeatMusicFestival

January Residence in DETROIT with ADULT - Jan.18th MOCAD Detroit

2015 I Dont Want To Set The World On Fire




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Maggie Gyllenthal is playing a thereminist in her latest movie "Frankie"

Moscow/St. Peterburg Winter - Concerts & Workshops - Meeting the Theremin Family - We're making a Documentary!

Testing the new Theremini at the Moog Music Factory
Al Jazeera News America
Asheville's Most Fascinating Women-Verve Magazine
Wall Street Journal

This summer: Guest appearance w/ Trentemoeller at Roskilde Festival/ Concert at Karlskirche Popfest Vienna/Cafe Intime Copenhagen/Chart Artfair/Deutsches Haus NYU/ details

Pioneer Works Center for Arts and Innovation has offered Dorit a long term residency to help build their new music department starting fall 2014 - this also gives the NY Theremin Society a physical presence and permits continuing the Theremin Workshops and KidCoolThereminSchool Classes in the fall - Moog Music brings the KIDCOOLTHEREMINSCHOOL to their factory in Asheville, NC where Dorit will teach kids there every month, starting this october - more details tba.

April 18th & 19th: National Museum of Modern & Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
Artist Residency at PIONEERWORKS started March 1st

MOOGFEST April 23-26th, Asheville, NC - DAILY concerts @ Diana Wortheim Theater playing Francois Chambard's Design Theremins

The NY Theremin Society launched Theremin Workshops and a Concert March 29th, featuring a 12 Piece Theremin Orchestra - recorded by Clocktower Radio
May 4th - PioneerWorks Fete hosted by Liv Tyler & Maggie Gyllenthal
March 28th - RoughTradeNYC Moog SynthResidency - Theremin vs Synth

February 27th - MoMA - Live Soundtrack Performance to the opening night screening of the major MoMA exhibition VIENNA UNVEILED: A CITY IN CINEMA - SEE the ZDF's TV - REPORT of the Concert

THE NY THEREMIN SOCIETY: Theremin Workshops scheduled for June dtba.  
The Swamp Behind My House V2 directed by Zack Richard
AVALANCHE directed by Jesper Just and Martin de Thurah credits
FOX NEWS - Interview
NOISEY/VICE - Dorit Chrysler is the Theremin Goddess
CBS News
ARTE TV presents: Die Theremin Goettin
NOWNESS Interview
WINTERGLOW directed by Margarita Jimeno credits
The Swamp Behind My House directed by Ada Bligaard Søby, edited by Thomas Daneskov

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Live Soundtrack
ANDERS TRENTEMOELLER presents Dorit Chrysler and "Avalanche", a haunting, evocative EP on his In My Room imprint! The two first met when Anders asked Dorit for her theremin play on his recent album "Into The Great Wide Yonder'. Dorit also joined Anders on stage at his remarkable perfor-mance at the Roskilde Festival in 2010 (which has been captured in the "Silver Surfer, Ghosts Rider Go!! video) as well on Trentemøller's live tour through the USA last year.
Winterglow - Based on Lost Filmfootage of a Short directed by Meghan Gerety starring Dorit Chrysler & Andy Grier, edited by Ana Carvalho
*This Nameless Spectacle* Jesper Just and Dorit Chrysler LIVE at Louisiana Museum





June - November 2013

check out the Danish Pavillion: Video Installation by Jesper Just featuring Sound Composition by Dorit

PERFORMA 13 - Philippe Quesne presents *Bivouac* featuring a Mole & Dorit Chrysler    
Dorit has been voted top 5 female independent artists - thank you, ReykjavikBoulevard!    
  4 - 7 of July - ROSKILDE FESTIVAL13 - Dorit Chrysler with Baby Dee - all 4 nights LIVE Performance.  
July 19 - HENRYS DREAM FESTIVAL - Copenhagen  
roskilde 13
July 28 - PopFest - Vienna - Music Panel & Concert at Rhiz 22.30pm    
September 15th - The NY THEREMIN SOCIETY presents: Joe's Pub, NYC more  
SWEDEN TOUR - Presented by KOLONI - February 25th to March 3rd    
At BERLIN STUDIO Transporter Raum recording with Tocotronictoco
17.01.2013 : : Switzerland : Neuchatel : Case a Chocs
18.01.2013 : : Switzerland : Bern : Dampfzentrale
19.01.2013 : : Switzerland : Lausanne : Node Festival
20.01.2013 : : Switzerland : Zurich : Exil
live w anders
Dorit Chrysler & Anders Trentemøller LIVE at Otto's Shrunken Head - "Avalanche" Record Release Party Dec.2012
November 11th 2012 - CPH DOX festival in Copenhagen - Dorit Chrysler and Anders Trentemøller LIVE
chix on speed
Playing THEREMIN TAPESTRY with Melissa Logan at the CHICKS ON SPEED Cultural Workshop in Berlin, Sept. 14th
Opening for and playing with Trentemøller across the US and Canada, April 2011
Introducing the new Polyphonic Theremin for MOOG Music Inc. on APRIL 1st.
Nick Zedd playing Dc's Installation at "Revolver" at Casino Metropolitano in Mexico City, November 26 article in La Jornada
COMA Festival at Belo Horizonte BRAZIL, October 28th
Performing at the opening of the VENICE BIENNALE, June 3rd
Stageview from a sold out Show at Webster Hall w/Trentemøller, NYC October 14th
MOOGFEST - Theremin Panel with Albert Glinsky & Neon Indian's Alan Palamo, moderated by Brian Kehew, Asheville NC Oct. 30th
Music for the works of Jesper Just's Solo Show, John Curtin Gallery in Perth Australia - February 4th
Hermitage, St. Petersburg , Cyberfest Nov. 18th
Sergej Kuryokhin Art Center in ST.PETERSBURG Cyberfest, Nov. 19th
Release of new full length CD "Sea of Negligence" April 5th 2011
Live at Casino Metropolitano, Mexico City, Revolver Nov. 10th
Live at Moogfest, with Neon Indian, Asheville Oct. 30th
Guest at the "Uwe Schenk trifft.." TV Show Stuttgart, Sept. 17
MOOG SOUND LAB - live - NME link May '11
SEA OF NEGLIGENCE the new full length album by Dorit Chrysler has been released in the US. It features mixes by Anders Trentemøller and Jason Forrest and a guest performance by Judah Bauer. Mailorder at available also for download on iTunes & CD Baby .
Upcoming Appearances: June 29th - Dublin - celebrating Ireland's MOOG Launch
July 9th - Berlin - with Jason Forrest at CHEZ JACKI
July 29th - Copenhagen - TRAILERPARK FESTIVAL (joining DARKNESSFALLS on July28th)
DC's most recent performance for MOOG SOUNDLAB here
LIVE at the Venice Biennale
LIVE with Trentemøller on tour one & two
POLYTHEREMIN: Moog's April Fools Day Gift to the World (Wired) - watch Dorit introducing the POLYTHEREMIN for MOOG MUSIC

The trailer for THE KINGDOM by LARS VAN TRIER features music by Dorit Chrysler, this fantastic series has just been released in the US.

Here's the official music video of Anders Trentemoeller "Silversurver, Ghost Rider Go!" featuring Dorit on Theremin.

Dorit will hold a concert and Theremin workshop at the MOOGFEST, Oct. 31st - the festival takes place in Asheville, NC and features Devo, Massive Attack and many more. On September 30th you can catch her open for Anders Trentemoeller at Vega in Copenhagen. She will also join Trentemoeller onstage in Kopenhagen, Vienna and at the legendary Roundhoue in London. See live for more details of upcoming solo shows in Sweden in October.
Check out Dorit playing Theremin along w/ Anders Trentemoeller at the Orange Stage of Roskilde Festival 2009! and because this is fun, here are some bootlegs too
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