Peter Streiff

05.06.1944

Peter Streiff was born in Berne. Following his education as a graphic artist he studied music at Berne Conservatory. He has been a member of the ‘Ensemble Neue Horizonte’ in Berne since 1969. In 1971 and for the following five years he taught children and teenagers in various departments of education. From 1973 until 1989 he taught theory, analysis and new music at Winterthur Conservatory. He has held teaching posts at Berne Conservatory and at the teacher-training college of the University of Berne since 1987.

Peter Streiff
Bernastr. 55
CH-3005 Bern
Fon: +41 (0)31 351 12 88


Samples:


Scores


Movimento e cadenza (1980)
10'
for tenor recorder
Order No: 5007, sFr. 16.00
A virtuosic piece, asymmetrical in form. Dedicated to Regula and Conrad Steinmann.

Melodien Bd. II (1983)
13'
for bass clarinet or another reed instrument (e.g. oboe, English horn, bassoon, saxophone)
Order No: 5011, sFr. 18.00
Thirty-one strophes bound in an enormous arch form. A piece with a flowing, rhythmic metre; not fast.

Wandelnde Gänge (1985/87)
22'
for string quartet
Order No: 5012, sFr. 34.00
(Stimmen SME/EMS: sFr. 40.-; € 40.-)
Alternating, flowing, speaking, jumping sounds. Commissioned by Elsbeth Roethlisberger and dedicated to Markus Roethlisberger. Sponsored by the SME Lucerne.

Zeichen und Gebärden (1990)
10'
Orchestral sounds in six parts
(2.2.2.2/2.2.2.1/timp/str)
Order No: 5013, sFr. 47.00
Written for Toni Mummenthaler and the ‘Bern Mediziner Orchestra’. The six parts vary in character from full orchestra tutti to delicate chamber music. Created for a very good amateur orchestra.

Über Granit gebeugt (1991/92)
12'
Seven traces through spaces
for instrumental ensemble (fl.ob.cl.bn.asx/hn.tbn/perc/va.vc.db)
Order No: 5014, sFr. 34.00
A delicate piece which touches, crisscrosses, repulses and ignores on different levels. Commissioned by 'Moments Musicaux Aarau'.


Discs


Vierteltonduo Bächli/Schneider
Charles Ives: Three Quarter Tone Pieces
Peter Streiff: Handwerk-Hörwerk (Ausschnitte)
Dieter Jordi: Arabesque (Ausschnitt)
Roland Moser: Kabinett mit Vierteltönen
Pierre Mariétan: Transmusique II
Martin Wehrli: Klavierstück III
Dieter Jordi: Der Ameisenhaufen von innen
Ivan Wyschnegradskij: Intégrations
(Gertrud Schneider; Thomas Bächli)


Musiques Suisses MGB CTS-M 70
SME/EMS Order Nr.: 102
Price CHF: 30.-

Ensemble Neue Horizonte Bern: Historische Aufnahmen 1968-1998
Werke von und mit:
Hansjürgen Wälderle, Peter Streiff, Niklaus Sitter; Urs Peter Schneider; Erika Radermacher; Roland Moser; Suzanne Huber; Elisabeth Grimm; Matthias Bruppacher


Musiques Suisses MGB CTS-M 76
SME/EMS Order Nr.: 86
Price CHF: 39.- (2 CDs)

4 Streichquartette
Roland Moser: Neigung
(Berner Streichquartett)
Peter Streiff: Wandelnde Gänge
(Euler Quartett)
Fritz Voegelin: 4 Szenen
(Quartetto di Lugano)
Peter Wettstein: Janus
(Carmina Quartett)


Jecklin szene sCHweiz JS 283-2
SME/EMS Order Nr.: 4
Price CHF: 30.-



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