DMYTRO FEDORENKO

Ukrainian sound artist, promoter and producer

Producer

Together with artistic and curatorial works Dmytro Fedorenko also runs lots of projects as producer, publisher and production manager.

Starting with first tapes in 1998, together with Moon Records, Dmytro co-produced one of the first compilations of Ukrainian experimental music “Plastmasa”, as well as his first solo works as Kotra.

From 2002 till 2007 Dmytro was a co-producer of Nexsound. During that period he was responsible for all production process on that label, as well as for all concerts, festivals and special events run under this name. Dmytro is responsible for first releases of Zavoloka on Nexsound, and such successful label projects as re-releases of Muslimgauze CD’s “In Search Of Ahmad Shah Masood” and “Vote Hezbollah“.

From 2005 to 2007 Dmytro runs his small special label-project Live Reports, releasing only recordings of live events, primarily organized by himself. During two years Live Reports released recordings from such artists like Kapital Band 1,  Institut Für Feinmotorik, Gert-Jan Prins, Andreas Tilliander, Mikael Stavöstrand, Zavoloka, Zenial, Alexei Borisov and many others.

In 2006 Dmytro founds his own label Kvitnu and runs it till this moment. During first few years Kvitnu became home label for such artists as Zavoloka, Sturqen, Plaster, Matter, v4w.enko, Vitor Joaquim, Binmatu, Dunaewsky69 and Kotra.
In 2011 Kvitnu became a winner in three nominations of the Qwartz Electronic Music Awards 7 in Paris – as The Best label, The Best Artist (Sturqen) and Discovery Category (“Peste” by Sturqen). Also v4w.enko was nominated in Discovery category with his work “Harmonic Ratio”.

In 2014 to main highlights was added release by Pan SonicOksastus” on Kvitnu which was 100% produced by Dmytro.