Composer and multi-instrumentalist, one of the heads of the group Art Zoyd from 1971 till 1997, Thierry Zaboitzeff writes nowadays for dance, theater, multimedia events, movies as well as for his own projects and performances.
“With great sensitivity, Zaboitzeff pulls from his machines strange sounds that he mixes with those of acoustic instruments. Attracting natural noises into his sonic meshes, like insects that are led to buzz beneath an artificial light, he weaves apprehensive, vibrating spaces, haunted here and there by ancient memories...”
Franck Mallet : Le Monde De La Musique, Paris - janvier 1998 à propos de l'album Heartbeat
" The music of Thierry Zaboitzeff cannot be neatly fitted into any existing musical category. On and off one might be tempted by a few bars which indicate a category but soon enough such certainty is shattered...
...one wants to hear it over and over again - to start at its beginning once the last sound has faded... "
Harald Friedl, Vienna on March 11th, 2016 about Multiple Distortions.
photo credits on this page : Bettina Frenzel