Planning: SELBSTVERSUCHE for large Chamber-Ensemble. Based on the life of Alexander von Humboldt. Ist perf planned Cuba, November
20219. Studio Musikfabrik Köln.
Just finished: A LIGHTHEARTED MOMENT Three St Kilda Folk-Songs for Guitar and Accordion. For Volker Höh and Helmut C. Jacobs. Ist perf 23rd Feb 2019 in Montabaur (private).
SIX KILDA MELODIES, settings of melodies from St Kilda for Cello and Accordion. For Philip Graham and Heidi Luosujärvi. 1st performances 25th August 2018, 20h, Burg Trifels in 76855 Annweiler; 26th August, 17h, Weingut Lanius-Knab in 55430 Oberwesel
If You Look Closely You Will See Faces (2nd concerto for trombone and strings) for musicians in Cuba. First performance in Camagüey. Wonderful trombone soloist Roger Reinier Meriño Martinez. Walter Themel conducted. Second performance with young string orchestra in Las Tunas, 24th March 2018. Third performance La Habana, Cuba, November 2019 (Festival de Musica Contemporanea).
Interesting didactic projects culminating in fascinating concerts:
(In der Raste 1, 53129 Bonn) Saturday, 13th April, 9h30
Composition-course for primary-school children at Donatus Schule Bonn. April-May 2019. Final concert at Beethoven Kinderfest
15th June, 14h, Pantheon Bonn. Siegburger Str. 42 53229 Bonn
Lust der Täuschung - Thrill of deception - composition course in Aachen (MusicLoft) for school children. Based on optical illusion material displayed at the Exhibition Lust der Täuschung at Ludwig Forum. Children compose pieces related to objects in the exhibition. Final concert in Ludwig Forum Aachen 13th June 2019, 18h .
Going to be published soon:
10 Dreams for Cello and piano at Editions Musica Ferrum - look for that in the Autumn of this year!
Suite for solo violin, ISMN 979-0-011-41050-9 at Robert Lienau Musikverlag (RL 41050).
The Radio-play Scheherzad und der Brunnen der Geschichten (Karleinz Koinegg, music by David Graham) is available at der Hörverlag