WorksSelection

Säulen (Pillars)Sonata for Great Organ

Säulen (Pillars) is an extensive organ sonata in three movements. The opening movement picks up a theme from Schönewolf’s Sonata for violin solo, Caritas abundat, transforms it into a space-consuming …

De ProfundisThe 130th Psalm for speaking choir, mixed choir and organ

The 130th Psalm (Vulgata: 129th Psalm) belongs to the six penitential psalms and has often been set in notes. The present work begins with a loud, exalted sound of the organ in order to plunge into …

Caritas abundatA Song sonata for solo violin

A solo sonata for violin inevitably draws comparison with Johann Sebastian Bach’s monumental pieces for this instrument.The present work, Caritas abundat, follows in this powerful polyphonic …

Suite for flute solo

The Suite for flute solo is a collection of dances with an extensive opening movement in front. Hevel havalim represents a kind of extensive overture. A slow introduction is juxtaposed with a fast …

Songs in PicturesNaturodes in nine pictures, two contemplations and one imprecation for soprano and harp with an exhibition of paintings

“An almost magical experience.” Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger The songs in pictures, a synaesthetic work of art with lyric, painting and music, is an ode to beauty, beauty, as reflected in art, in the …

Schwebungenfor recorder quartet or saxophone quartet

Schwebungen is a work about flying, hovering and pulls out all the tonal stops – in versions for recorder and saxophone quartet. Desireful, breathy, dragging with cranes, roaming in wild dances, …

In PrincipioFor Flute, Viola, Harp, Trombone and Soprano

Following the extremely arduous and protracted work of composing the Concerto for String Quartet SOLO, this piece was initially conceived as a short and simple work for flute, viola and harp—an …

Concerto for String Quartet SOLOString Quartet No. 2

The apparent oxymoron in the title of String Quartet No. 2 refers to a formal peculiarity of the work: four of its five movements end in a solo cadenza for one of the instruments—the fifth movement …

Contribution to “Chorbuch a tre”

Today an increasing number of church choirs are lamenting the lack of male voices. The present Chorbuch a tre addresses this situation with 160 three-part settings. The collection, designed for …