Music

For Recorder Orchestra SnSATTBGK Score and nine parts This is probably the easiest piece I ever wrote for Recorder Orchestra - because I wrote it in 2019 for the 5th Anniversary of the Itzehoer Recorder Day. For five years, 70 to 100 recorder amateurs have come together every year to play together. UXOLO in Xhosa means forgiveness. For me, forgiveness is one of the most important, comforting,...
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Five Easy Pieces for Recorder Orchestra SAATTBBGK Score and nine Parts Since I started to give workshops on my African Recorder Music, I re-arranged some of my trios, quartets, and quintets for a bigger ensemble and simplified them thereby. This collection contains my five favorite arrangements of the last four years.   The Salutation in Djaboué is the opening movement of my very first African...
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African Suite No. 28 For Recorder Orchestra ATTBBBG Cb (SGB SKB) Score and 10 parts First Movement: The Emperor is coming Second Movement: The Girl at the Window Third Movement: Best Wishes from Africa REIWA is the name of the new Japanese era, that started in Japan with the coronation of the new Tennō Naruhito on May 1, 2019. It is translated with beautiful harmony and follows the last era of...
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Oriental Rhapsody for Recorder Orchestra Score and 15 Parts Sn S AAA TT BB Gb KbKBKb (SGB - SKB) In October 2012 I traveled two and a half weeks through Jordan with my kids. The highlight of our trip was a visit to the desert Wadi Rum, known for Lawrence of Arabia, who organized the Arab rebellion against the Ottoman Empire from here during the First World War. The film Lawrence of Arabia was...
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For Recorder Orchestra ATTBBGGKKK First Movement: Amaza (Waves) 2. Satz: She's still there 3. Satz: Fa wo do yi mame (Give me your love) Ububele in Xhosa means kindness. When the famous German Comedian and Songwriter Hanns Dieter Hüsch was asked, at the end of his life, what his work had all been about, he answered, "To bring more kindness into the world." I was quite impressed when I heard this...
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For recorder orchestra. Playing time: ten to eleven minutes. Umoya in Xhosa means the wind. Two years ago the Recorder Orchestra Nordwind (north wind) from Hamburg asked me for a composition on this subject, and I let myself drift by it. In the beginning, you hear the wind howl in autumn - I come from Northern Germany, not far from the coast of the North Sea, and there is always a wind coming...
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In 2003, I was asked to write a piece for 12 recorders for the closing concert of the Utrecht recorder festival. Its debut was performed by the Symen Quartett, Brisk Quartett and ALSQ in Utrecht in 29/5/2004. As is so often the case in my African pieces, Celebration expresses feelings of expectation, overwhelming exuberance and woefulness. However, the unusual instrumentation allowed me to write...
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Concert Piece for Recorder Quartet and Recorder Orchestra. Score and 15 Parts Instrumentation: Recorder Quartet: SATB Recorder Orchestra: SnoSSAATTBBGK Jinja is a quite idyllic village on the white Nile. I travelled there on January 23rd: it took about two hours from the airport in Entebbe. An endless, dusty street in the midst of all the green. Churchill called Uganda the Pearl of Africa,...
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For Solo Recorder and Recorder Orchestra. Score and eleven Parts. Siku njema is Kisuaheli and means The Great Day. It is my first piece for solo recorder and recorder orchestra and was inspired by my visit to the NYRO (National Youth Recorder Orchestra) concert in York in the summer of 2015. The solo recorder plays three different recorders - sopranino, bass and alto - during the piece, and...
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