Dieter Kaufmann

Dieter Kaufmann

Also known as Kaufmann
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Discography of Dieter Kaufmann:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Schrott & Korn: Eine Abfallsymphonie 12 Audio 1992 Amadeo
2 Blech & Kehle: Eine Alpensymphonie 12 Audio 1992 Amadeo
3 Mellan Dröm Och Verklighet - Twixt Dream And Reality 6 Audio 1979 Proprius
4 Concertomobil 4 Audio 1986
5 Herbstpathétique / Bildnis 2 Audio 1972 Musikalische Jugend Österreichs
6 Die Vier Jahreszeiten / Concertomobil 21 Audio 1994 Extraplatte
7 Musikprotokoll 1978 - Steirischer Herbst - Neue Musik Für Tasteninstrumente 4 Audio ORF
8 Jeunesse Musicales Präsentiert 6 Audio 1975 Musikalische Jugend Österreichs

Dieter Kaufmann (1941, Vienna, Austria) studied instrumental composition in Vienna with Karl Schiske (1916-1969), Gottfried von Einem (1918-1996), [a=Olivier Messiaen] (1908-1992) & René Leibowitz (1913-1972) ; electroacoustic composition in Paris with Bayle and Schaeffer at the Groupe de recherches musicales de l'ORTF in Paris, France.

Since 1970, he has been teaching electroacoustic music at the High Conservatory in Vienna: composition since 1990, electroacoustic composition since 1997.

In 1975, Dieter Kaufmann and his wife, the actress Gunda Koenig, founded the "K&K Experimental studio" whose main purpose is the production and the play of musical theatre. He received commissions from several festivals : Warsaw, Donaueschingen, Graz, Vienna, Bourges and Crest and in 1988, he awarded in Bourges, France a prize for Journey in paradise, another the prize Ernst Krenek with the opera of the same name in 1990. In 1997, the austrian Republic awarded him for his whole work.

In 2001, Dieter Kaufmann is nominated president of the association of Austria composers's union, president of the association of mechanical copyrights for author as well as dean of studies for composers, conductors and engineers of sound at the University of Music and Dramatic Art in Vienna.

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