About Birgit Ulher
Born in Nuremberg, Birgit Ulher studied visual arts, which still have an important influence on her music. Since moving to Hamburg in 1982 she has been involved in free improvisation and experimental music. She works mainly on extending the sounding possiblities of the trumpet by using splitting sounds, multiphonics and granular sounds. She also has developed her own extended techniques and preparations for producing these sounds.