Christina Ertl Shirley

a.k.a. c.e.s/ Lilith Finkenzeller

makes radiofeatures

works with fieldrecordings

works with the sounds of plants

part of several sound projects (eichel, plants and empire etc.)

part of SissiFm

is secretary by heart

curator at ausland e.g.: CC No.1-Festival (together with Rut Waldeyer), Verity Susman, yoyooyoy-collective, chra, Boris Hegenbart, Konzert Minimal, Cherry Sunkist, ausland-evening   at Doofe Musik -Festival at Haus der Kulturen der Welt and many more...

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raudio aasland-Avant Gardening

3 Mar 2013 - 21:00


with Lilith Finkenzeller/Johnny Chang (Berlin) & Radio Cegeste (Dunedin, Neuseeland)

A signal is relayed across the world. Modes of interactions and channels of communications are established between Dunedin New Zealand and Berlin Germany.

plants vs. animals / Rupp & Fischerlehner

11 Jan 2015 - 20:00
plants vs. animals / Rupp & Fischerlehner © by the artists

Olaf Rupp - git
Rudi Fischerlehner - dr

plants vs. animals
Liz Allbee: tr, Christina Ertl/plants and empire: plants, electr, Melodie Fenez/a.melodie: plant synth, Felicity Mangan: fieldrecordings, Ute Wassermann: voice and birdwhistles

Doors: 20:00, Beginn 20:30


Taking Things Apart : Day 3

21 Oct 2018 - 20:00

Taking Things Apart Festival Day 3:

Heike Vester & Madita Zetzsche / Ocean Sounds

Christina Ertl-Shirley, Felicity Mangan and Gretchen Blegen

Mario de Vega

doors:  19h30  |  concert:  20h00

Plants and Empire + H. Leichtmann & V. Tricoli

22 Feb 2020 - 20:30

Plants and Empire
Christina Ertl-Shirley – plants, self-built electronics

Hanno Leichtmann & Valerio Tricoli
Hanno Leichtmann – drums, electronics
Valerio Tricoli – Revox B77 tape recorder