Joris Rühl

photoAfter having studied clarinet with Jacques Di Donato, Joris Rühl extended his classical practice towards contemporary music, written and improvised. He is member of Umlaut Records since it’s creation in 2009, a collective and label devoted to creative music. He is also member of the parisian experimental orchestra “Onceim”, since it’s creation in 2011. Joris Rühl could be heard a number of times on radio shows like “A l’improviste”, “Alla Breve” or “Le cri du patchwork” (on France Musique), or on the german stations WDR and SWR. He played with musicians like Xavier Charles, Ninh Lê Quan, Eve Risser, Axel Dörner, Séverine Ballon…He is undertaking a meticulous research on the extended techniques on the clarinet, which he uses in the context of improvised music, and also in precisely notated compositions. Transmitting is also an important part of his musical life : as a teacher in Montreuil conservatory as well as in other situations (pupils at school, students…)