fresko music

As a guitarist Christof Vonderau performed on festivals in Europe and South America. For many years he has been engaged in connecting Old and New Music at Church performances, partly in projects with young people or actors like Walter Schmidinger and has been involved in different radio activities.

Since 1996 Christof has composed music for documentaries, feature films, silent movies, image films, published at Fresko Music , for example:

  • Paul Cezanne - die Badenden. Regie: Hans Glauert ARTE/ZDF
  • Biofleisch statt Rinderwahn. Neue Wege in der Landwirtschaft. Mit Franz Alt. Regie Hans Glauert. ZDF/SWF
  • Verwehte Spuren. The Jewish painter K.Löwenthal. 3sat. Dir.:Christiane Hein
  • Henryk - Portrait of a junkie. SFB. Director: J.Weiss
  • Als wäre alles das letzte Mal. Remarque zum 100. SFB/WDR/ARD . Director: W. von Sternburg
  • Max and the origin of the world. Cinema Film, DFFB/Tobis . Director: T.Löhn, Award: besonders wertvoll
  • Der Austausch - die vergessene Entführung des Peter Lorenz. SFB/SWR . Directors: Klaus Stern/Klaus Salge. Nominated for Adolf Grimme Award.
  • Ich bin in die Eiszeit geraten. Anna Seghers zum 100. WDR . Regie Wilhelm von Sternburg
  • Enigma of the Taj Mahal. ZDF/Discovery. Director: Eike Schmitz
  • My Dear Muslim. 35min. Docu. Dir: Kerstin Nickig. Best short at European Shortfilm Biennale, Ludwigsburg 2005, Best short/City of Prague Award at One-World-Festival, Prague 2006, Award of the International Film Critics (FIPRESCI), Krakow 2006
  • Die Meinungsumfrage. Kurzfilm. Regie: Ole Schwarz, Eva Mende. Skoda-Shortfilm-Award 2005, Golden Directors Chair 2005, Shortfilmfestival Euskirchen 1st jury- and audience award
  • 120 Jahre Einsamkeit. Doku. Regie: Jörg Förster, Rocha Marroqin-Winkelmann
  • Fisch für 1,90.Short. Dir.: Ole Schwarz, Tobias Lindner
  • Nordland-Fjordland. Silent movie. Zeughaus, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin.
  • Adelbert`s Dilemma. Experimental. Dir.: Carlos Bustamante.
  • My Father, My uncl. Documentary. Dir.: Christoph Heller.
  • Wohl und Wehe. Spielfilm (30min). Dir.: Carlos Bustamante
  • Contributions to the following tv-stations: ARD, 3sat, WDR, ZDF, SWR, NDR, SFB, HR, ARTE. Commercial or image films for the City of Berlin and Inter Nationes.

"The seemingly improvised music provides rooms although for the listener, the immanent topic is ambivalence, demonstrating that contradictions can harmonically coexist by making them clearly apparent " (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Album: Polar. 11/96)