The music of the Austrian composer Carl Tertio Druml draws on his divers background in music theory, jazz, popular and theatre music. Ensemble Modern, for example, premiered his chamber opera Wiener Ménage 2019 in Frankfurt, and festivals such as the Tiroler Festspiele Erl and the Chigiana Music Festival in Siena premiered his pieces. At the same time, he still works in Jazz and popular music and will cooperate in December 2022 for the second time with the big band Nouvelle Cuisine. Carl Tertio Druml started his musical education in Amsterdam und has been studying composition with Judit Varga at the university for music in Vienna. He took a master class with Salvatore Sciarrino. He has a master’s degree in philosophy, one in theatre studies and was a fellow of the Akademie Musiktheater Heute (2017-19). He has been singing at the extra choir of the Vienna State Opera since 2019.