Orchestra

Orchestra with Soloist

Ouroboros for violoncello and orchestra (2015)

20′
commissioned by Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ, Svenska Kammarorkester, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Norske Kammerorkester, Münchener Kammerorchester and Hong Kong Sinfonietta
WP: 11.02.2016, Amsterdam (NL), Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ | Jean-Guihen Queyras (violoncello), Amsterdam Sinfonietta

Alle Tage. Symphony for baritone and orchestra (2010–2015)

43′
Texts by Ingeborg Bachmann
commissioned by ZaterdagMatinee/Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Gewandhaus orchestra Leipzig, National Symphony Orchestra Washington
WP: 11.04.2015, Amsterdam, Concertgebouw (NL) | Matthias Goerne (baritone), Jaap van Zweden (conductor), Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, NTR ZaterdagMatinee (organizer) (performance of songs only); 26.11.2015, Leipzig, Gewandhaus (DE) | Matthias Goerne (baritone), Christoph Eschenbach… View Article

Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra (2011)

22′
Work commissioned by BBC Radio 3 (for BBC Proms 2011) and the Vienna Konzerthaus
WP: 18.08.2011, London (UK), Royal Albert Hall | Viktoria Mullova (violin), Matthew Barley (violoncello), Ilan Volkov (conductor), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Concerto for violin and orchestra (2008/2009)

24′
Work commissioned by the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern and the ZaterdagMatinee, Concertgebouw Amsterdam
WP: 26.03.2009, Vienna (Austria) | Isabelle Faust (violin), Bertrand de Billy (conductor), RSO Vienna

Böse Zellen for piano and orchestra (2006/rev. 2007)

22′
Work commissioned by the Ruhr Piano Festival and the city of Innsbruck
WP: 19.07.2006, Ruhr Piano Festival, Essen (DE) | Thomas Larcher (piano), Dennis Russel Davies (conductor), Munich Chamber Orchestra;
WP of the new version: 15.11.2007, Innsbruck (AT) | Till Fellner (piano), Aleksandar Markovic (conductor), Tiroler… View Article

Heute for soprano and orchestra (2005/06)

20′
Text: Alois Hotschnig
Work commissioned by the Tonhalle Düsseldorf/Düsseldorf Symphony
WP: 10.03.2006, Düsseldorf (Germany) | Salome Kammer (soprano), John Fiore (conductor), Düsseldorf Symphony

Still for viola and chamber orchestra (2002)

25′
Work commissioned by the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra and the International Mozarteum Foundation (ISM)
WP: 02.02.2003, Salzburg (AT), Salzburg Mozart Week | Kim Kashkashian (viola), Dennis Russell Davies (conductor), Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

Ensemble

My Illness Is the Medicine I Need for soprano and ensemble (2002/2013)

18′
Text: Interviews are from the Benetton magazine Colors; Editing of text: Thomas Larcher
see also: “My Illness Is the Medicine I Need” for soprano, violin, violoncello and piano (2002)
WP: 04.05.2013, Hilversum (NL) | Thomas Larcher (conductor), Christina Landshamer (soprano), Radio Kamer Filharmonie

Nocturne – Insomnia (2008)

15′
Work commissioned by the ZaterdagMatinee Amsterdam
WP: 01.03.2008, Amsterdam | Ed Spanjaard (conductor), Nieuw Ensemble Amsterdam

Voice

Alle Tage. Symphony for baritone and orchestra (2010–2015)

43′
Texts by Ingeborg Bachmann
commissioned by ZaterdagMatinee/Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Gewandhaus orchestra Leipzig, National Symphony Orchestra Washington
WP: 11.04.2015, Amsterdam, Concertgebouw (NL) | Matthias Goerne (baritone), Jaap van Zweden (conductor), Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, NTR ZaterdagMatinee (organizer) (performance of songs only); 26.11.2015, Leipzig, Gewandhaus (DE) | Matthias Goerne (baritone), Christoph Eschenbach… View Article

My Illness Is the Medicine I Need for soprano and ensemble (2002/2013)

18′
Text: Interviews are from the Benetton magazine Colors; Editing of text: Thomas Larcher
see also: “My Illness Is the Medicine I Need” for soprano, violin, violoncello and piano (2002)
WP: 04.05.2013, Hilversum (NL) | Thomas Larcher (conductor), Christina Landshamer (soprano), Radio Kamer Filharmonie

Das Spiel ist aus for 24 voices (2012)

10′
Text: Ingeborg Bachmann
Work commissioned by Südwestrundfunk
WP: 09.02.2012, Stuttgart (DE), ECLAT Festival Neue Musik Stuttgart | Florian Helgath (conductor), SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart

Chamber Music

lucid dreams for string quartet (2015)

27′
4th string quartet
Commissioned by MC2: Grenoble, Stiftung Berliner Philharmoniker, Wiener Konzerthaus supported by the Ernst von Siemens Foundation, Philharmonie Luxembourg and Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Foundation Hoffmann
WP: 02.12.2015, Maison de la Culture, Grenoble (F) | Belcea Quartet

Duo for violin and violoncello (2012)

18′
Work commissioned by the Austrian Cultural Forum
WP: 15.10.2012, New York (USA), Austrian Cultural Forum | Nicolas Dautricourt (violin), Nicolas Altstaedt (violoncello)

Madhares for string quartet (2006/07)

18′
3rd string quartet
Work commissioned by the International Mozarteum Foundation and the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra
WP: 20.01.2008, Salzburg (AT), Salzburg Mozart Week | Artemis Quartet

Uchafu for trumpet and piano (2003)

13′
Work commissioned by the International Music Competition of the ARD
WP: 11.09.2003, Munich (DE), International Music Competition of the ARD | David Guerrier (trumpet), N.N. (piano)

Solo

Innerberger Bauerntanz for piano (2012)

2′
as found at Ober-Hiandl Farmhouse in a manuscript collection dating from 1836
WP: 19.06.2012, New York (NY), The Juilliard School/Paul Recital Hall (USA) | Christopher McKiggan (piano)

What Becomes/Was wird for piano (2009)

20′
Commissioned by the European Concert Hall Organisation (ECHO)
WP: 13.11.2009, New York (USA), Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater (USA) “Pictures Reframed” | Leif Ove Andsnes (piano), Robin Rhode (video artist)

Sonata for violoncello (2007)

18′
Work commissioned by the Sweet Briar College of Music, London
WP: 21.06.2009 London, Wigmore Hall (UK) | Natalie Clein (cello)

Noodivihik for piano (1992)

10′
Work commissioned by the Society of the Friends of Music in Vienna
WP: 08.04.1992, Vienna (AT) | Thomas Larcher (piano)