CONCERT MUSIC

 LIST OF WORKS: CONCERT MUSIC

SOLO

No Attetüde! (2008)  for harp solo (4’10)

Hip Hop for piano (2007)  for piano solo (4’34)

Rhythm some Blues (2007) for percussion solo  (5’00)

Elfen (2002) for piano solo (1’33)

DUOS

Anatomy of Rhythm  (2008) for percussion duo (14’30.)

Intome (2004) for flute and accordion (10’00 min.)

Musikalische Märchenreise – Musical Fairytales (2003) for flute and piano (6’00)

Sax’eon (2002) for alto saxophone and accordion (5’03.)

Dvandva (2001) for violin and piano (5’25)

Atem (2000) for alto saxophone and accordion (4’50

Für die Ewigkeit (1999) for 2 accordions (3’12)

Stück für 2 Klaviere (1998) for 2 pianos (6’00)

Witzelsucht (2008) for 4-hand piano (4’08)

CHAMBER WORKS

60 Seconds (2012)

Moving on… (2010) for fl., ob., engl. horn, clar., alto sax., bsn.,  hrp., pno., (6’00)

Dance of the Fairies (2007) for flute, cello and harp (5’00)

African Dream (2007) for flute, cello and harp (3’28)

Trial ADN Error (2006) for piano quartet (6:00)

The Monk and the Fish (2003/2004) for piano quartet (8:00)

Sax’eon (2002) for alto saxophone, e-guitar, and e-bass (5’18)

Symphonie für die Welt (2001) for 6 harps, recorder, percussion, e-bass, e-guitar and solo violin (9’55) 

Darkness of Water (2001) for string quartet, piano and tape (10:03)

Age of harp (2001) for 6 harps, contrabass and percussion (1’56)

Ein Strauss voll Versuchung (2001) for 2 fl., Engl. horn, clar., bs. Clar., 2 bsn. (1’42)

Für die Ewigkeit (2001) for 6 harp and contrabass (3’13)

Reise ins Leben (1999) for fl., clar., dulcimer., guit., pno. ( 4’15)

Ouvertüre zu Krabat (1997) for oboe, alto saxophone, drum set, woman choir, cembalo, and organ (6’50)

Sphären (1997) for accordion, alto saxophone, percussion, 2 violins, viola, 2 celli (6:20)

ORCHESTRA AND LARGE ENSEMBLE

Powerwalk (2003/2008) for string quintet, string orchestra and piano (6’00)

Fanfare (2007) for 6 trumpet, 5 horn, 3 trombone, 2 Euphonium, 2 Tuba, 4 percussion (3’00)

It’s Incredible (2007) (3’00)

Angels (2005) for choir, orchestra and piano (3’28)

Mikrokosmos (2003) for solo soprano and orchestra (11:20)

Persiflamia (2003) for Viola solo and Orchestra (6:00)

The Soldier and the Princess (2003) (7:30)

Little Ballet (2002) (1’30)

Theme “Jedermann” (2001) for string orchestra (1:34)

Für die Ewigkeit (2001) for 4 harps and string orchestra (2’30)

Natura et Homo (1997 For narrator and orchestra (8:40)

Zwischen Illusion und Wirklichkeit (1996) For 3 narrator and orchestra (6:50)

_______SOLO

Hip Hop for piano (2007)

Commissioned by: „Neighborhood Music School“ with funds provided by „Renée B. Fisher Foundation“, USA
RecordingHip Hop for piano – October 23, 2009: Hermann Kretzschmar, Schloss Engers, Germany (SWR)

Performance history:
Premiered: May 3, 2008 as part of the „2008 Fisher competition for young pianists“
Further performances:
 October 22, 2009: Hermann Kretzschmar, Fruchthalle / Kaiserlauten, Germany
– October 23, 2009: Hermann Kretzschmar, Schloss Engers/Neuwied-Engers, Germany
– October 24, 2009: Hermann Kretzschmar, Villa Musica / Mainz, Germany
– October 25, 2009: Hermann Kretzschmar, Herrenhaus / Edenkoben, Germany

Reviews (concert tour Ensemble Modern, october 2009)
– Offen für das Neue und Andersartige
Rheinpfalz, Kultur regional, october 24, 2009
– Keine Angst vor moderner Musik
Rheinpfalz, Kultur regional, october 28, 2009
– Vom Geräusch zum Klang – Ensemble Modern im Konzert
Mainzer Rheinzeitung, october 27, 2009
– Musik der Avantgarde
Allgemeine Zeitung Mainz, october 26, 2009
– Gelungene Attacken gegen eingefahrenes Hören
Rhein-Zeitung Neuried, October 26, 2009


No Attetüde! (2008)

Awards: 1st and special prize at ISME-IVME 2nd International Composition Contest 2008
RecordingNo Attetüde!  December 8, 2008: Wiels, Brussels by Anneleen Lenaerts
Performance history:
Premiered: November, 2 2008 by Anneleen Lenaerts
Other performances:
December 8, 2008: Wiels, Brussels by Anneleen Lenaerts

 

_______DUO

Anatomy of Rhythm (2007)

Commissioned by: Janus Percussion, underwritten by the American Composers Forum with funds provided by the Jerome Foundation.
Premiered: September 11, 2009 at Studio Z., St. Paul by Janus Percussion
Other Performances:
– February 12, 2010: Music Therapy Conference, Augsburg, Germany
Recording:
1st Movement: Rhythmnesis (performed live, percussion ensemble Leopold Mozart Zentrum)
2nd Movement: Feed-back (performed live, percussion ensemble LMZ)
3rd Movement: Shizorhythmia (performed live, percussion ensemble LMZ)
4th Movement: Witzelsucht (performed live, percussion ensemble LMZ)


Intome (2004)

Commissioned by: Flaccord
PremieredAlessandra Warnke (flute) & Stefanie Schumacher (accordeon), 2004
Recording:
1st Movement: Outrythme
2nd Movement: Inrythme
3rd Movement: Intorythme

Score published at Augemus Verlag


Atem (2000)

Commissioned by: Sax’eon

Premiered: November 7, 2000, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Gasteig, Munich by Stefanie Schumacher (accordeon) & Andres Hüüs (alto saxophone)
RecordingAtem – Stefanie Schumacher & Andres Hüüs, November 7, 2000

Score published at Augemus Verlag

 

 _______CHAMBER MUSIC

60 Seconds (2012)

Commissioned by Forum Zeitgenössische Musik Leipzig for „Cage 100 – Party Pieces Project“
Performed by Ensemble Either/Or, New York, 2012

Score


Moving on… (2010)

Commissioned by: Villa Musica (Rheinland-Pfalz)
Performed by Villa Musica Musicians, 2010


The Monk and the Fish (2003/2004)

Awards: Honorable Mention in the first Dr. J. Howland Auchinclose Prize
Recording: The Monk and the Fish (Ensemble Modern, Schloss Engers, october 23, 2009, SWR)
Discography: Masterworks of the New Era / Volume 13
Performance history:
Premiered: February 20, 2003, Carl Orff Auditorium Munich, Germany
Other Performances:
–  September 28, 2004: American Nights / Society of new music, Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College, Syracuse University. Musicians: Augustus Arnone, fortepiano; Vladimir Pritsker, violin; Kit Dodd, viola; Georg Macero, cello
– November 5, 2006: Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra – New Directions / Directed by Howard Quilling, Bakersfield
– July 15, 2008: Bar Harbor Music Festival, New Piano Quartet, Main/USA
– July 16, 2008: Bar Harbor Music Festival, New Piano Quartet,  Main/USA
– October 22, 2009: Ensemble Modern, Fruchthalle / Kaiserlauten/Germany
– October 23, 2009: Ensemble Modern, Schloss Engers/Neuwied-Engers/Germany
– October 24, 2009: Ensemble Modern, Villa Musica / Mainz/Germany
– October 25, 2009: Ensemble Modern, Herrenhaus / Edenkoben/Germany

Reviews (concert tour Ensemble Modern, october 2009)
– Offen für das Neue und Andersartige
Rheinpfalz, Kultur regional, october 24, 2009
– Keine Angst vor moderner Musik
Rheinpfalz, Kultur regional, october 28, 2009
– Vom Geräusch zum Klang – Ensemble Modern im Konzert
Mainzer Rheinzeitung, october 27, 2009
– Musik der Avantgarde
Allgemeine Zeitung Mainz, october 26, 2009
– Gelungene Attacken gegen eingefahrenes Hören
Rhein-Zeitung Neuried, October 26, 2009


Darkness of Water (2002)

Premiered: August 2002, Tokyo
Other performances:
German premiere: October 17, 2002, Reaktorhalle Munich, Germany
Recording:
1st Movement: Darkness of Water, recorded live performance, October 17, 2002
2nd Movement: Lonely Water, recorded live performance, October 17, 2002


Sphären (1997)
Performed by musicans from Camerloher Gymnasium Freising, 1997

 

 _______ORCHESTRA / LARGE ENSEMBLE

Powerwalk (2003/2008)

Award: Winner of Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra’s C. Keith Birkenfeld Composition Competition

Premiered: May 18, 2008 by the Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra
Other performances:
– March 2014, Youth Symphony of „Camerloher Gymnasium Freising, music directed by Sebastian Brand

Recording
Powerwalk – March 2014, Youth Symphony of „Camerloher Gymnasium Freising“, music directed by Sebastian Brand