Emmanuel Witzthum - violist, composer, multidisciplinary artist, and lecturer. Studied at the Manhattan School of Music, NYC with Michael Tree of the Guarneri Quartet. Performed with numerous orchestras such as the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra in NYC, the Berlin Staatskapelle, ensemble Intercontemporain and others. As electronic musician and composer participated at the year long cursus at IRCAM, Paris and was guest composer of the DAAD artists program in Berlin. Performed at the ZKM, the 104 Paris, the Matadero Madrid, the Jewish Museum Berlin amongst others and recorded for Deutsche Grammofon under Pierre Boulez with ensemble Intercontemporain.
Seven years after his first album released on the wonderful label Cotton Goods, he presents on eilean rec. his second opus. 4 tracks, 4 Haikus like 4 seasons. In parallel, Since 2010, he has recorded with Craig Tattersall (Humble Bee) under the project E & I, three releases and one Ep.