Dear Reader, My work often focuses on the sonic terrain between melody and spoken work. I consider this a sub-genre. That’s why this new website is divided into three main categories: Sound Installation, radio, and music/performance, which includes composer commissions, performance, and recordings. A melody is a story and a story is a melody. Enjoy the listening samples and broadcasts!
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
The David Marton group is a collective of musicians and actors who explore the intersection of music and theater. Currently the group has two productions at the Munich Kammerspiele, a Marcel Duchamp inspired version of La Sonnambula, and a stage adaptation Kerouac's On the Road.
Growing Hope is an extension of another WDR (West German Radio) documentary, Most Wanted Poets. While visiting prison classes...
Awards & Grants
University of Virginia, Artist in Residence in music, German studies, Jewish Studies. 2018
Prix Europa – The European Broadcasting Festival. Talking Melody-Singing Story. 2017
Schoeneberg Neighborhood Arts Fund Grant (Kiezfond): Rote Insel Geschichten. (Collecting stories and images of the Red Island neighbourhood) Photography & story collecting project with youth and jazz musicians. 2016Read More