Recordings for Dr.Dolittle, Salzburger Landestheater

I had the pleasure to record all the sound-files for the production of Dr.Dolittle (with Uwe Kröger) at „Salzburger Landestheater. With the fantastic Pia Douwes in front of the microphone, the recording was a real pleasure. (Images by Anna-Maria Löffelberger) Pressefotos: Doctor Dolittle Webseite des Salzburger Landestheaters

Upcoming concerts with Metamorphosis

New songs and upcoming concerts in CZ – Metamorphosis is active again: 18.11. 2017, 20.00 Jazzfestival in Slany/CZ, Main-stage 19.11.2017, 20.00. „Cafe V lese“, Prague Luff by Metamorphosis

Working for Salzburg Festival – Peter Sellars & Teodor Currentzis and musicAeterna

It’s great to work with Peter Sellars and Teodor Currentzis and his fabulous musicAeterna ensemble.

Sound-design for the exhibition „Связь“ in St.Petersburg/Russia

Exhibition „Связь“ I had the pleasure to make the sound-environment for an exhibition of glass-works by Maria Koshenkova at the gallery „Inner Voice“ in St.Petersburg, Russia. The Japanese bondage art „Shibari“, was the main inspiration for this exhibition.                    


Traunerl are traditional wooden boats which have been used since many generations to transport goods and people over the lakes of the beautiful Salzkammergut.  The Traunerl which is seen on the beginning of the clip (on the bottom of the lake) once had the honour to host the Austrian emperor Kaiser Franz Joseph and on other occasions the one or the other secret… Read more »

Working on West Side Story with Cecilia Bartoli, Salzburg Summer Festival 2016

It’s great to work again with the main sound-designer Gerd Druecker at the Salzburg Summer Festival 2016, mixing West Side Story with Cecilia Bartoli. Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor, Philip Wm. McKinley, Director Liam Steel, Choreography, George Tsypin, Sets Cecilia Bartoli, Maria present, Norman Reinhardt, Tony Michelle Veintimilla, Maria past, Karen Olivo, Anita George Akram, Bernardo, Dan Burton, Riff Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of… Read more »

My latest production for the Austrian duo „GRAB’N RIADER“ is finalized

Traditionelle Musik direkt vom Wolfgangsee, einem der schoensten Seen im Salzkammergut. Die Grab’n Riader musizieren auf bis zu 100 lokalen Veranstaltungen im Jahr und waren darueber hinaus auch schon im angrenzenden Ausland fuer Konzerte eingeladen. Auf ihrer neuen CD stellen sie echte oesterreichische Volksmusik vor, nicht zuletzt auch etliche eigene Kompositionen. Wer echte, unverfaelschte Volksmusik sucht… Read more »

Magical moments with Reve General on the Mimi Festival, Îles du Frioul, France

The Mimi festival took place on the small island Îles du Frioul, a truly amazing spot for such an event. Big thanks to the organizers and their team for their hospitality and a huge shout out to the enthusiastic crowd! All photos (c) Edouard Hartigan

  • Volapük + Metamorphosis = REVE GENERAL

    New upcoming project! Three members of Volapük and Metamorphosis together form „Reve General“, a new project which features two violins, two cellos, two guitars and drums. Upcoming concerts in November. More infos soon… .

  • Metamorphosis feature by Peter Maximalist in the blog „Woasches“

    Metamorphosis‘ music is a whirl of feelings alternating strength, poetry and rationality. It’s the desirable evolution of a classical chamber string quartet that has the power to catch the attention of your brain not forgetting to stimulate your heart.  Read the entire article

  • Black Volga – New Video

    Riding on an old Ural motorcycle with side-car through a cold autumn night in St.Petersburg, Russia. Some simple shooting/editing tricks turned it into a crazy trip along dark channels, bright boulevards and through dark lanes. Directed&edited by Richard Deutsch Camera, production support: Seva Amelin (Svetosila), Alexander Shirshov & Michael Blokhin (art-obstrel!) Driver Natasha Kosenkova Equipment… Read more »

  • Night shooting in St.Petersburg for the new Black Volga Video


  • Black Volga production

    The songs of BLACK VOLGA are produced with a strong retro touch, mixed in the box with some nice hardware-units from the past and emulations of vintage gear.                           BLACK VOLGA – EP-ONE Composed, arranged, played, recorded, mixed, produced by Richard Deutsch, Abandoned Zone… Read more »

  • Produced the new Iva Nova album

    The Rolling Stone magazine called them „the coolest female band in Russia.“ I had the pleasure to produce their new album.                               IVA NOVA – Krutila Pila Recorded by Richard Deutsch at TM Terminal/St.Petersburg Mixed by Richard Deutsch at Abandoned Zone Studio/St.Petersburg Mastered… Read more »

  • Production for Para Bellvm

    Para Bellvm are pioneers of the Russian gothic scene and a legendary underground band from St.Petersburg. I produced their new album – more infos are here Para Bellvm – Веди меня через ночь Recorded by Richard Deutsch at TM Terminal, St.Petersburg Mixed by Richard Deutsch at Abandoned Zone Studio St.Petersburg Mastered by Gregor Streng at Sound-bakery Vienna… Read more »