was born 1951 in Zams / Tyrol / Austria. He studied composition and
guitar at the conservatory of the City of Innsbruck as well as musicology
at the University of Innsbruck. Besides, Zechberger took private studies
in composition with Prof. Dr. Boguslaw Schaeffer.
He participated in courses and workshops for computer composition and
electro-acoustic music, amongst others at "CCMIX" in Paris.
He has been working on alternative music-pedagogical concepts for many
years with workshops for computer music, improvisation and graphically
In 1984 he founded the "Tiroler Ensemble für Neue Musik"
and has led it since. Zechberger has made radio and CD recordings and
live radio broadcasts; he teaches Harmony and Harmonic Theory at the
Department of Musicology at the University of Innsbruck.
Günther Zechberger has won several awards and prizes