I just finished the composition assignment for the 900-year celebration of Zwickau. ‘Hymnus’ is a piece of 8 minutes, for round about 150 musicians: The Philharmonic Orchestra of Zwickau together with its choir, 2 school-choirs, 1 Rock-Band, 1 solo-violin, organ and church bells. Intensive time the last weeks – but I’m very happy and the guys […]
2 very interesting and challenging requests came in this month: I was asked to compose round about 8 minutes for the 900 year celebration of the German city ‘Zwickau’ – for more than 150 musicians, a.o. 3 choirs and the professional ‘Philharmonisches Orchester Plauen-Zwickau‘. The other assignment is also challenging: The ‘Sasel Haus‘ in Hamburg […]
We all had a really great time at ‘ La Biennale die Venezia’. Perfectly organized by the women of ‘Schauspiel Leipzig’, great weather, fantastic atmosphere, cool performance, super team. More of that please…..
If you click on ‘read more’ you’ll find some recordings of my arrangements of old Eastern-Germany-Punk-Songs which I wrote for the choir of the ‘Schauspiel Leipzig’ conducted by Daniel Barke. Artig (Feeling B) NOT (Kaltfront) Maschinenrepublik (Die Fabrik) Nazi Punks (Dead Kennedys) Deutsch Deutsch Deutsch (Sperma Combo)
I’ve been a bit quiet these last weeks. Lots of work. I’m preparing the music for the opening of the next season at ‘Schauspiel Leipzig‘, which takes most of my attention cause they want to have round about 45-60 minutes of music for choir and a kind of a band (more details soon). Besides that […]