|11918||Claude Ferrier: Pinguine (1998)||
for eight-part mixed speaking choir|
Texts: Joachim Ringelnatz Based on Joachim Ringelnatz.
Chorus with instruments
|8416||Felix Baumann: "nah / hautnah" (2000/01)||
for orator, solo soprano, violoncello and ensemble (fl.cl/perc/pf/vn.vc)
(Stimmen beim Komponisten)
Texts: Sarah Kirsch, Sappho, Michel Serres, Stefan Buri, Hans Magnus Enzensberger Commissioned by and with the support of 'Pro Helvetia', (the Swiss culture foundation) for the 50th anniversary of the Zurich Chamber Voice Choir. First performed in Zurich on the 20th November, 2001 by the Chamber Voice Choir Zurich, Martina Fausch, Martina Schucan and the Ensemble for New Music Zurich (Bernhard Erne). A piece dealing with the proximity of music and speech, the border area between commutation and murmuring, exactly there where the word is weak and the music has already begun.
|8810||Rico Gubler: erschöpfen - als kleines (1995/96)||
for solo speaker, four screamers/whisperers, two chamber speaking choirs and bass flute|
|2831||Alfred Knüsel: Mitte wird Bewegung (1995)||
for speaking choir, violin, clarinet and keyboard instrument|
Text: Alfred Knüsel 'Peinture naïve' in music.
|2906||Josef Kost: Vesper (1994)||
for amateur choir, youth choir (both also speaking choirs), congregation, mezzo-soprano, baritone, liturgist, harp, organ and two percussion|
Texts: Bible / Liturgy A composition in various instrumental formations based on texts from Psalms and paraphrases on the subject of creation. Both the youth and amateur choirs are accompanied by the organ or percussion instruments; the singing congregation is accompanied by harp and drums, and the female and male cantor are accompanied by marimbaphone. Intermediate to difficult level. Liturgical duration: 60'
|9504||Louisa Lasdun: Concerto für Wörter (1996)||
for male and female speaker and male and female voices|
Texts: Isolde Schaad A rhythmical and difficult speaking part for a mixed speaking choir. A lively, humorous, theatrical and cheeky piece with choreography, lighting and text from the book ‘KüsschenTschüss - Sprachbilder und Geschichten zur öffentlichen Psychohygiene’ by Isolde Schaad.
|10024||Kit Powell: Der Wal (1998)||
for spoken choir and 4-handed piano|
Texts by Jürg Schubiger. A short piece suitable for young performers.
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