Riehm, Rolf - Hamamuth – Stadt der Engel; Wer sind diese Kinder - Furrer, Beat

Köp + Lägg till önskelista + 159 kr - Fåtal i lager

Leveranstid: Skickas vanligtvis inom 2-5 dagar
Both the work “Hamamuth – Stadt der Engel”, premiered at the Darmstadt Summer Courses in 2006, and the concerto “Wer sind diese Kinder”, premiered at the Donaueschingen Music Festival three years later, are two of the major artistic attempts of the past decades which try to substantially broaden the spectrum of political music.

In “Hamamuth – Stadt der Engel”, the composer Rolf Riehm intends to respond as an artist to the omnipresence of violence experienced during the Iraq War. “This is about prevailing perceptions. 'Stadt der Engel' [City of Angels]: They refer to the pictures of devastation in Iraq which can be regularly seen on TV” – this is the beginning of Riehm's detailed introductory text which is incorporated in the score of the work. In “Wer sind diese Kinder” [Who are these children], this approach is continued.

Both works show that it would be insufficient to look for their political facets exclusively on a semantic level. The physical understanding of music appears to be almost equally important: As a consequence, the political is deeply engrained in the texture of Riehm's works – as a reflection on the omnipresence of international political conflicts and on how to deal with it appropriately. “Hamamuth – Stadt der Engel” and “Wer sind diese Kinder” are examples of how both dimensions are interwoven with each other in Riehm's works in a fascinating way.

co-production with Deutschlandradio ; production by Südwestrundfunk
Artikelnummer WER67552
Streckkod 4010228675528
Utgivningsdatum 2013-08-30
Kategori Klassiskt
Skivbolag Wergo
Enhet Hybrid SACD
Antal enheter 1
Artister Hodges, Nicolas
SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Dirigenter Furrer, Beat
Kompositörer Riehm, Rolf
Skriv din egen recension
Du måste logga in för att kunna skriva en recension
Om du tycker om Hamamuth – Stadt der Engel; Wer sind diese Kinder, berätta det gärna för dina vänner! Du kan snabbt och enkelt dela denna sida direkt på Facebook, Twitter och via e-post här nedanför.


89 kr
Berlioz, Hector - Concert Overtures - Cambreling, Sylvain
89 kr
Ravel, Maurice - Orchestral Works - Bour, Ernest
429 kr
Michael Gielen Edition, Vol. 7 (8 CD) - Gielen, Michael
159 kr
Strauss, Richard - Tone Poems, Vol. 5 - SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Brahms, Johannes - Michael Gielen Edition, Vol. 3: Brahms - Symphonies (5 CD) - Gielen, Michael SWR19022CD 2016-10-14 359 kr
Zimmermann, Walter - Voces Abandonadas - Hodges, Nicolas WER73562 2016-10-07 159 kr
Stravinsky, Igor - Les Ballets Russes, Vol. 10 - Peskó, Zoltán SWR19020CD 2016-09-09 159 kr
Hirsch, Michael - La Didone abbandonata & String Quartet - Engel, Titus WER67522 2012-08-01 159 kr
Vasks, Peteris - Vox Amoris - Pogotskina, Alina WER67502 2012-04-01 159 kr
Rihm, Wolfgang - Orgelwerke - Susteck, Dominik WER67512 2012-03-01 159 kr
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Mitt konto
Min varukorg: 0 artiklar