Compositions for ensemble

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‘Tour de Chanson’ for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2010-2011)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice and guitar. Matthias Kadar. To listen to a live recording, please click on one of the compositions below:

• ‘Gazel au fond de la nuit’ (text: Aragon) for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice and guitar. Matthias Kadar

• ‘Wolfsbohne’ (text: Paul Celan) for chamber choir(2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren

• ‘Widsesankje fan in flie’ (text: Diet Huber ) for chamber choir and guitar (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, guitar. Matthias Kadar

• ‘Zeemanslied’ (text: Hans Dorrestijn) for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice and guitar. Matthias Kadar

• ‘Marc groet s’morgens de dingen’ (text: Paul van Ostaijen) for chamber choir (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren

• ‘Ô traits fichés’ (tekst: Pierre de Ronsard) for chamber choir (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren,

• ‘Le roi a fait battre tambour’ for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2011) dedicated to Edith Grosz


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice and guitar. Matthias Kadar

• ‘Je t’aime…moi non plus” (Paroles et musique de Serge Gainsbourg ©1985 by MELODY NELSON PUBLISHING) for chamber choir (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren

• ‘Mit ettél föld’ (text: Sándor Petöfi) for chamber choir, solo voice(2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice Matthias Kadar

• ‘Ha felkapom aszt a tükörfényes’ for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice Matthias Kadar

• ‘Este van nem látok’ for chamber choir, solo voice and guitar (2011)


Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Gert-jan van Beijeren, solo voice Matthias Kadar

‘Engführung’ (poem by Paul Celan) for tenor and baroque ensemble (2010)


Performed by Ensemble Ciudate and tenor Marcel Beekman

‘Navertellen’ by Wim de Bie for women choir and tenor solo (2009)

performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir, dir. Wilma ten wolde and tenor Marcel Beekman

‘Is dit een mens’ by Primo Levi for women choir and tenor solo (2009)

performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir, dir. Wilma ten wolde and tenor Marcel Beekman

‘Poèmes de Paul Celan’ for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh. To listen to a live recording, please click on one of the compositions below:

• ‘Spät und tief’ by Paul Celan’for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Corona’ by Paul Celan’for chamber choir  (2007-2011)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Sprich auch du’ by Paul Celan’ for tenor solo(2007)

Performed by Alberto ter Doest

• ‘Stimmen’ by Paul Celan’ for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Tenebrae’ by Paul Celan’ for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Blume’ by Paul Celan’ for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Ein Holzstern’ by Paul Celan’ for bass solo(2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Stehen’ by Paul Celan’for chamber choir (2007-2011)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Es wird’ by Paul Celan’ for chamber choir (2007)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

• ‘Der Tod’ by Paul Celan’for chamber choir (2009)

Performed by the Nederlands Kamerkoor, dir. Kaspars Putninsh

‘Encore et toujours’ on the texts of the ”correspondance 1951-1970” by Paul Celan and Gisele Celan Lestrange (editions du seuil) for soprano voice, clarinet, violin, cello and piano (2006) To listen to a live recording, please click on one of the compositions below:

Soprano: Cora Burggraaf, violin: Johan Berkhemer, Cello: Nadia David, Clarinet: Ákos Ács, piano: Reinild Mees

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

 

‘Goethe Rilke Celan, 5+1 Gedichten’ for youth girl choir in 6 movements with

 

* ‘ Wandrers Nachlied I’
Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer
* ‘Der Zauberlehrling’ by Goethe (2005)
Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer, solo Nora Fischer
* ‘Meeresstille’ by Goethe (2005)
Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer
* ‘Maitag’ by Rilke (2005)
Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer
* ‘Wandrers Nachtlied II’ by Goethe(2005)
Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer
* ’der Tod’ by Celan (2005)

Performed by the Dutch National Youth Choir. dir. Iván Fischer

‘Vandaag een jaar geleden’ for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, piano on text by S. Petofi translated into Dutch by S. Baracs (2004)

Performed by ensemble 88, soprano Manon Heijne

‘Aan het eind september’ for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, piano on text by S. Petofi translated into Dutch by S. Baracs (2004)

Performed by ensemble 88, soprano Manon Heijne

‘De sterrenhemel’ for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, piano on text by S. Petofi translated into Dutch by S. Baracs (2004)

Performed by ensemble 88, soprano Manon Heijne

‘Chant de poisson’ in three movements for flute, clarinet, basset horn, bassoon, horn in F and piano (2003)

Performed by ensemble Helikon, clarinet: Celeste Zewald, piano: Roger Braun

• ‘Cyrano’, last act of the theater piece by Edmond Rostand titled ‘Cyrano de Bergerac’ for soprano voice, baritone voice, C Melody saxophone, violin, alto violin, cello and piano. (2001)

Performed by ensemble Leo Smit Soprano voice: Valérie Guillorit, bariton: Matthias Kadar, C-melody saxophone: Hester Cnossen Violin: Emma Breedveld, Alto Violin: Rogier van der Tak, Cello: Doris Hochscheid, Piano: Frans van Ruth

‘Poemes de Ronsard’ in three movements on a text by Pierre de Ronsard containing
* ‘mignonne, allons voir. ..’
Performed by the ensemble Radak and Matthias Kadar
*  interlude
Performed by the ensemble Radak and Matthias Kadar
* ‘Je n’ai plus que les os’ (2000)
Performed by the ensemble Radak and Matthias Kadar
‘Translifan’ for saxophone ensemble (2 sopranos, 3 altos, 4 tenors, 2 baritons and 1 bass) and piano (2000)
Performed by the saxophone class of Arno Bornkamp, piano: Ralph van Raat, dir. Harry Sparnaaij
‘Histoires courtes’ for tenor recorder, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, accordion, harp, guitar, bass (2000)
Performed by the ensemble Oh-ton
‘d’ vizlifan suite’, dedicated to Theo Loevendie, a suite of 4 pieces for different instruments where the piano keeps a central role and then the saxophone.
* ‘Iomaesagnoitat d’ vizlifan’  for flute, alto saxophone and piano (1999)
Flute: Karin Leutscher, alto sax: Hester Cnossen, piano: Ralph van Raat
* ‘Erunois d’ vizlifan’  for vibraphone and piano (1999)
Performed by the duo at Emory university with Laura Gordy on the piano
* ‘Iomaeleneiloc d’ vizlifan’  for piano (1999)
piano: Ralph van Raat
* ‘Ferelnoix d’ vizlifan’  for Flute, hobo, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, 2 horns in F, bass trombone, harp, piano, percussion, tenor saxophone, 2 violins, alto violin, cello, bass (1999)
Performed by the ensemble of the Amsterdam Conservatory, solo saxophone: Hester Cnossen, Piano: Ralph van Raat
‘Iomaesagnoitat d’ vizlifan’  for flute, alto saxophone and piano and electronics (1999)
Flute: Karin Leutscher, alto sax: Hester Cnossen, piano: Ralph van Raat
‘De sacre types’ for flute, hobo, bass clarinet, mandoline, guitar, harp, piano, percussion, violin, alto violin, cello and bass.(1998)
Performes by the Nieuw Ensemble
• ‘Ratquiem pour des insectes’ dedicated to a dog named Ben, for 5 strings and 5 saxophones (1997)
* 1st movement
* 2nd movement
* 3rd movement
* 4th movement
* 5th movement
* 6st movement
* 7th movement
Performed by the Escher Ensemble, dir. Rolf Buijs