Johannes Kalitzke

Also known as J.Kalitzke

Discography of Johannes Kalitzke:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Symphony No.1 • Yigdal Cantata • Chamber Pieces I & II 15 Audio 1997 Arte Nova Classics
2 Violin Concerto • Symphony No. 3 8 Audio 2005 Naxos
3 Macchina D'Autunno / Tübingen, Jänner / Das Labyrinth Der Lieder 13 Audio 1992
4 Concierto Para Piano Y Orquesta / Concierto Para Violín Y Orquesta / Movimientos Para Dos Pianos Y Orquesta 3 Audio 2010 Kairos
5 Secret Theatre - Ritual Fragment - Nenia: The Death Of Orpheus 3 Audio 1995 cpo
6 Bählamms Fest - Musiktheater In 13 Bildern Nach Leonora Carrington 12 Audio 2003 Kairos
7 Salut For Caudwell 3 Audio 2009 Kairos
8 Hauskor 3 Audio 2009 Kairos
9 Si Bleu, Si Calme 5 Audio 2003 Kairos

Born 1959 in Cologne, German composer of mostly orchestral, chamber, choral, and vocal works, also active as a conductor.

He studied church music from 1974-76, then composition with York Höller, conducting with Wolfgang von der Nahmer and piano with Aloys Kontarsky at the Musikhochschule Köln from 1978-81. He studied at IRCAM in 1982-83, and also studied composition privately with Vinko Globokar while in Paris and electronic music with Hans Ulrich Humpert at the Musikhochschule Köln at the same time.

Numerous ensembles and orchestras have commissioned him.

A conductor since 1984, he is renowned for his interpretations of both classical and new music, with ensembles such as Collegium Novum Zürich, Ensemble Recherche, Klangforum Wien, and most especially [a=MusikFabrik], which he co-founded in 1991 and served as its artistic director and conductor from 1991-97.

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