Christina Vantzou

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Christina Vantzou is a Missouri native of Greek descent who resides in Brussels, Belgium.  A composer & experimental filmmaker, she works with space, sound, and image on a level of virtuosity and refinement.  Vantzou has composed and released four albums of ambient-classical music on the record label Kranky and has developed a form of graphic musical notation influenced by abstract minimalists.  Her many collaborations have included performing with Mark Linkous (Sparklehorse), co-founding The Dead Texan, creating abstract films for renowned musical artists, and performing with ensembles across 4 continents.   Her music has been paired with Paolo Sorrentino’s tv series The Young Pope, 16mm feature documentary film ‘The Breath’ and feature documentary ‘Gardener’s of Eden.’