Compositions (Selection)

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My chamber music works are being ordered by music students, amateur 

musicians, music schools, and professional musicians. I gladly receive requests via the contact form any time.

A few more recent pieces have not been performed yet (marked below as new); ensembles interested in a premiere are welcome !


Examples of international performances: 

- The "Toccata capricciosa" for woodwind octet was performed in April,

   2021 by members of the "Alpe Adria Youth Symphony Orchestra" of the

   music schools of the State of Kärnten/Austria as a video production

   (YouTube).

- The "Three pieces for woodwind quartet" were performed in a Bachelor 

   recital at SUNY Music College, Potsdam, N.Y., USA, on Nov. 14, 2020.

- The "Variations on a Theme by Pergolesi" for oboe, cor Anglais, bassoon

   & contrabassoon had their world premiere at the 47th annual conference

   of the "International Double Reed Society" (IDRS) in Granada (Spain),

   on August 30, 2018

- They were also played in a final exam of chamber music at the Music

   College Karlsruhe (Musikhochschule Karlsruhe), Germany, in February,

   2019. 

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Metamorphoses. Variations for Orchestra  (9')       new

picc, 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bs / 4 hns, 3 tr, 3 trb / timp, cymb, snare dr, woodbl, guiro / strings  
                                                                                                                            
  YouTube

Chamber Music & Solo Pieces:
a) Wind

 

"... thoughts are wandering ..."
     Trio for oboe, bassoon & piano 
 (15')         new    YouTube 


Just a Joke for clarinet & bassoon (3'30')              YouTube


Woodwind Quintet (fl, ob, clar, hn, bs) (3 movements, 13') 

                                                                                                YouTube

Bassoon Quartet (3 movements, 13')          new YouTube


Three Pieces for Woodwind Quartet (fl, ob, clar, bs)  
                                                                                   (14')      YouTube

Variations on a Theme by Pergolesi for oboe, cor Anglais,

      bassoon & contrabassoon  (15')                               YouTube


Toccata capricciosa for woodwind octet             YouTube

    (2 fl, 2 ob, 2 clar, 2 bs)  (13')  Original: piano four hands

                                                                               another video:  YouTube

Moods for brass quintet (2 tr, hn, trb, tb)  (4 movements, 12')

                                                                                                YouTube

Horn Quartet (also as trio version; commissionend work for 

      the horn class of Musikschule Balingen/Württ.)     (3 movements, 14') 

                                                                                               YouTube

Trumpet Quartet (3 movements, 10')                          YouTube


Trombone Octet (ATTB - ATTB)   (3 movements, 15')  YouTube


Transitions & Variations for trombone octet  YouTube
    (ATTB-ATTB)  (9')

 

b) Strings, Guitar, Piano

 

Three Caprices for violin solo (10')                              YouTube

    (also as version for viola)


String Quartet (4 movements, 23')                                   YouTube


Five Miniatures for Violoncello & Double Bass (8')   YouTube


Dialogues for guitar und double bass (18')              I:   YouTube


Double Bass Quartet  (3 movements, 13')


Little Violin Trio for Advanced Learners (4 movements, 7')


Toccata capricciosa for piano four hands (13')      YouTube

   


Vocal works: 

  

"Invictus" for mixed chorus & piano                            YouTube   
     on a poem by W. E. Henley
(from the same titled film about
      Nelson Mandela). In memoriam Nelson Mandela. (8')


Five Musical Aphorisms by Wilhelm Busch

    for mixed chorus & piano (11')                                      YouTube


Neruda Songs for baritone & piano

    (Four songs on texts from "20 Love Poems and a Song of

      Despair" by Pablo Neruda)   (22')


Ringelnatz Songs for medium voice & piano         new
  
(Eleven songs on poems by Joachim Ringelnatz)  (20')


Gloria for mixed chorus & organ or 3 trp + trb  (7')


Motets for mixed chorus a cappella:

-    Hohelied der Liebe (aus 1. Korinther 13)  (8')

-    Psalm 23 "Der Herr ist mein Hirte, mir wird nichts  

     mangeln"  (6')

-    Psalm 130 "Aus der Tiefe, Herr, rufe ich zu dir"  (6')