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One Charming Night (2017)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
(suiteable for church)

  for mezzo and electric guitar
work list 248-17-NW

completed 03/19/2017

text (trad.)

voices Mezzo

instruments electric guitar

duration 4' 20''

world premiere 11/19/2017
Susanne Barta, Adrian Pereyra
Landshut (Germany), Skulpturenmuseum

dedicated Susanne Barta, Adrian Pereyra

publication http://www.sikorski

   
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Muzak (2016)

  Orchestral works - Singing with instruments
also look at Vocal music

  for voice and orchestra
work list 241-HW-2016

completed 03/22/2016

text Moritz Eggert

voices amplified voice

instruments orchestra: picc., 2 Fl., 2 Ob., C.A.., 2 cl. (Bb), Bassclar., 2 Bn., Double-Bn.. – 4 Hn., 3 Trp. (Bb), 2 tb., 1 Bass-tb., Tba. – timp., 2 perc, Drumset – harp, piano/keyboard – E-guitar, E-Bass – strings (min. 10.8.6.4.3.)

duration 43'

world premiere 06/04/2016
David Robertson, Symphonieorchester des BR, Moritz Eggert
Munich (Germany), Herkulessaal, "musica viva"

dedicated David Bowie

publication http://www.sikorski.de

texts Partiturvorwort mit Text zum Stück

Moritz Eggert:
Muzak (2016)
Kompositionsauftrag des Bayerischen Rundfunks (musica viva)
Für Stimme und Orchester
Länge: 43 Minuten
Besetzung:
Picc.
2 Fl.
2 Ob.
Cor Anglais
2 Klar. (B)
Bassklarinette
Alt-Sa... [more]

[ Moritz Eggert , 22.03.2016 ]


   
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Unbesiegt (2013)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
also look at Choir music for vocal ensemble
(suiteable for church)

  for 4 singers, 6 voices and ensemble
work list 217-HW-2013

completed 04/20/2013

text Ludwig I.

voices 2 baritones, 2 basses
6 (male) voices

instruments Ten.-Sax, Bass Trombone, 3 percussionists(4 Tom-Toms, Vibraphone, Great Drum)

duration 17'

world premiere 06/08/2013
Ensemble Oktopus, Konstantia Gourzi, cond.
Kelheim (Germany), Befreiungshalle

dedicated Cornel Franz

publication http://www.sikorski.de

Video




texts Unbesiegt, Partiturvorwort

Moritz Eggert: Unbesiegt

Für 2 Baritöne, 2 Bässe, 6 Stimmen und Ensemble

Kompositionsauftrag der Stadt Kelheim





Heil Euch, wack're Männer, muth'ge Krieger,
Die errungen Ihr den Heldenkranz,
... [more]

[ Moritz Eggert , 20.04.2013 ]


   
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Das Ewig Weibliche (Eternal Love) (2012)
after a line from Goethe

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  for solo singers, choir, piano and orchestra
work list 208-12-NW

completed 01/28/2012

voices soprano, baritone, bass, choir

instruments picc., 2 Fl., 3 Ob., 2 cl. (Bb), Ten.-Sax, Basscl., 2 Bn., Dbn. – 4 Hn., 3 Tr. (Bb), 2 tbn., 2 bass-tbn., Tb. – Timpani, 2 percussionists – hp., piano, electric organ - strings

duration 6'

world premiere 03/16/2012
Bochumer Symphoniker, Philharmonic Choir Brno, Rebecca Nelsen, sopr., Peter Schoene, bar., Miklosz Sebestien, bass, Moritz Eggert, pf., Steven Sloane, Dir.
Bochum (Germany), Jahrhunderthalle

publication http:www.sikorski.de

   
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Yodler (2010)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
(suiteable for church)

  for singing fiddler, singing diatonic accordion player, singing guitarist
work list 196-NW-2010

completed 08/12/2010

text vocalises

instruments Violin or fiddle (+ voice)
diatonic accordion (+ voice)
guitar (+ voice)

duration 3'

dedicated Monika Drasch

   
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De Avaritia (2010)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
also look at Musiktheater und Performance
(suiteable for church)

  For soprano, mezzo soprano, alto (or altus), 2 tenors, baritone, bass, children’s choir, choir, 5 percussionists, 2 pianos as well as transport means (helicopters) and live video/sound transmission (theatrical version only)
work list 195-NW-2010

completed 08/08/2010

text "De Avaritia" from "Carmina Burana" (ca. 1230)

voices soprano, mezzo soprano, alto (or altus), 2 tenors, baritone, bass, Kinderchor, Großer Chor

instruments 5 percussionists, 2 pianos

duration 16'

world premiere 09/02/2010
Philipp Amelung, conductor, Susanne Bernhard, Soprano, David Erler, Altus, Thomas E. Bauer, Baritone, Uta Hielscher and Moritz Eggert, piano, Schlagwerker der Bayerischen Staatsoper, Max Reger Vereinigung, Lofoten Voices, Regional choirs, Andu Dumitrescu, video
Kulturwald Kinderchor (version with helicopters)

Deggendorf (Germany), Stadthalle, opening "Kulturwald" Festival

special can be used as a prologue to Orff’s „Carmina Burana“

texts De Avaritia, komplettes Partiturvorwort

Moritz Eggert: DE AVARITIA (szenische Version)


Prolog zu Orffs „Carmina Burana“
Unter Verwendung des ersten Gedichtes der Carmina Burana (ca. 1230)


Besetzung:

Sopran
Mezzosopran
Alt (auch männlicher Altus) („Ferne... [more]

[ Moritz Eggert , 8.8.2010 ]


   
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Andernacht (2010)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
also look at Voice with other instruments
(suiteable for church)

  for 2 voices and ensemble
work list 190-NW-2010

completed 03/20/2010

text ---

voices mezzo soprano, tenor

instruments Flute, percussion (1 player), violin, cello, double bass, accordion, piano

duration 10' 30''

world premiere 05/15/2010
Simon Bode, ten., Barbara Hoefling, mezzo, Ida Bieler, vl., Jhong-Yun Chey, fl., Martin Heinze, cb., Maria Kliegel, vc., Cornelia Monske, perc., Elsbeth Moser, baj., Nina Tichman, pf., Moritz Eggert, conductor
Burg Namedy bei Andernach (Germany), 20. Andernacher Musiktage

dedicated Maria Kliegel und ihre Freunde

publication http://www.sikorski.de

texts Andernacht, kurzer Text zum Stück

„Andernacht“

Maria Kliegel bat mich, ihr ein Stück für ihr Kammermusikfestival auf Burg Namedy bei Andernach zu schreiben. „Kann es irgendetwas mit der Stadt Andernach zu tun haben? Es soll ein Überraschungsstück sein, das am Schluss des Konzertes gespielt wird“.more]

[ Andernacht, short text about the piece , 10.4.2010 ]


   
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Auf dem Wasser zu singen (2009)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
also look at Large ensemble
(suiteable for church)

work list HW-185b-09

completed 05/04/2009

text Goethe

voices 2 Tenors, 2 Baritones, 2 Basses

instruments 3 trumpets, 1 Horn, Tenor Trombone, Bass Trombone, Bass Tuba, 12 percussionists, DJ, Accordion

duration 14'

world premiere 07/05/2009
Gebrueder Teichmann, Max-Reger-Vereinigung, „The Next Step“ Percussion-Ensemble, Mateja Zenzerovic, acc., C.W. Bauer, Speaker/author, Blaeserensemble der Tiroler Festspiele, Moritz Eggert, conductor, pf.
Erl (Austria), Staustufe, Tiroler Festspiele

publication http://www.sikorski.de

texts Auf dem Wasser zu singen, detaillierte Besetzung

Moritz Eggert
AUF DEM WASSER ZU SINGEN



Besetzung:

3 Trompeten (B)
1 Horn
1 Tenorposaune
1 Bassposaune
1 Basstuba

12 Schlagzeuger:
I Pauken (4, SATB)
II Snare-Drum
III Große Trom... [more]

[ Auf dem Wasser zu singen, detailed instrumentation , 07.05.2009 ]


Multimedia

IMGUraufführung in Erl
Uraufführung in Erl



see also Three Interludes (Auf dem Wasser zu singen)
Auf dem Wasser zu singen (theatrical concert)


   
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Anna Who Was Mad (2006)
7 songs from wide unclasp

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments
also look at Essays
(suiteable for church)

  for voice and mixed and ensemble
work list 130b-06-Bearbeitung

completed 12/31/2006

text lyrics by Anne Sexton and William Shakespeare

movements I. wide unclasp
II. Anna Who Was Mad I
III. The Silence
IV. Anna Who Was Mad II
V. Locked Doors
VI. Rowing
VII. these same thoughts


voices female voice

instruments cl., bn. – hn., tr., tn. – perc. , drum set (1 player each) – E-Git., E-Bass – pf., keyb. (1 player each) – 1.1.1.1 (15 musicians)

duration 24 h ' ''

world premiere 73
Europäische Ensembleakademie, Bettina Koziol, voc., Sian Edwards, cond.
Dortmund (Germany), Konzerthaus

special New instrumentation/reworking of some songs from the cycle "wide unclasp" (see above)

dedicated Andrea Heuser

soundcarrier European Ensemble Academy


publication http://www.sikorski.de

Multimedia

MP3
Excerpt from the piece, performed by Bettina Koziol (voc.), and the European Ensemble Academy under Sian Edwards

MP3
2nd Excerpt from the piece, performed by Bettina Koziol (voc.), and the European Ensemble Academy under Sian Edwards



see also wide unclasp


   
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Ballack, du geile Schnitte (original version) (2006)
version 1: for soprano and accordion

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  for soprano and accordion
work list 160-06-HW

completed 01/14/2006

text original texts from the guestbook of the homepage of Michael Ballack

voices soprano

instruments Accordion

duration 13'

world premiere 05/01/2006
Irene Kurka, sopr., Stefan Hippe, acc.
Munich (Germany), Fussballglobus, Globusklaenge

special small performance elements

dedicated Simone Hohmaier

publication Sikorski, www.sikorski.de

texts Ballack du geile Schnitte, kompletter Gesangstext

Die folgenden Texte sind originale Beiträge aus dem Forum der Homepage von Michael Ballack, zwischen Weihnachten 2005 und Neujahr 2006. Die Rechtschreibung und Aussprache folgt der originalen Vorlage.

Hey Balle!!!
Ich will dir ja nicht in deine Entscheidung rein reden abe... [more]

[ 28.07.2006 ]


Multimedia

MP3
Ballck, du geile Schnitte (Ausschnitt) mit Irene Kurka und Stefan Hippe



see also Ballack, du geile Schnitte (Version 2 für Bariton und Klavier)
Ballack, you lusty tart (version 3 for soprano and piano)


   
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wide unclasp (2002)

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  song cycle for female voice and jazz ensemble
work list 130-02-HW

completed 08/18/2002

text Anne Sexton (from "The awful rowing towards God") and William Shakespeare (2 short quotes)

movements I. wide unclasp
II. Anna who was mad I
III. The room of my life
IV. Courage
IX. Locked doors
V. Anna who was mad II
VI. When man enters woman
VII. The silence
VIII. Anna who was mad III
X. Rowing
XI. these same thoughts
XII. Anna who was mad IV


voices female voice

instruments trumpet (Bb), electric guitar, drumset, piano, cello, bass (acoustic)

duration 1 h 10'

world premiere 10/25/2002
Celine Rudolph, voc., Steven Bernstein, tr., Gerry Hemingway, dr., Georg Breinschmid, cb., Sebastian Hess. vc., Ralph Beerkircher, git., Moritz Eggert, pf.
Eltville/Erbach (Germany), Schloss Reinhartshausen, "between the lines" concert

special The whole cycle was conceived for the label "between the lines" as a "concept album"; all musicians have to partly improvise, chords and scales are mostly suggested by the author; sometimes experimental notation.

dedicated Andrea Heuser

soundcarrier wide unclasp


publication http://www.sikorski.de

texts Pressestimmen

"Moritz Eggert gehört zu den ungewöhnlichen Komponisten, die anscheinend jedes Terrain betreten können und es sich unverkrampft aneignen.(…)Es ist eigentlich erstaunlich, wie sicher sich die Kompositionen und Arrangements Eggerts im Bereich des Jazz ausleben. Die Haltung stimmt und me... [more]

wide unclasp, kurzer Text zum Stück

Das Winchester-Haus ist ein sehr merkwürdiger labyrinthiner Ort in der Nähe von San Francisco: Hier lebte die Erbin der Winchester-Gewehrfabrik, die sich unter dem Fluch der durch die Winchester-Gewehre Getöten wähnte, und daher aufgrund eines Ratschlags einer Spiritistin ein Hau... [more]

[ 11.01.2005 ]


Multimedia

MP3
eccerpt from Anna who was mad I from the CD



see also Anna Who Was Mad
Wide Unclasp (theatrical version)


   
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Agur's saying (2001)
2nd version

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  for soprano and cello
work list 53b-01-BE

completed 2001

text text: Liber Providentium

voices soprano

instruments cello

duration 5'

world premiere 06/09/2001
Naomi Grundke, soprano, Judith Schimanowski, cello
Saarbruecken (Germany), Musikhochschule

dedicated Detlev Glanert

see also Agur's saying


   
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Song (1996)
from "Bright Nights"
version for voice and small ensemble

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  version for voice and small ensemble of an aria from the opera "Bright Nights"
work list 66a-96-HW

completed 03/10/1996

text text: vocalises

voices soprano

instruments Soprano-Sax., Ten.-Sax, Double-Bn.., Acc., Pf., Synthesizer, Vc.

duration 5'

world premiere 04/18/1996
Eric deClercq, cond., Jenny Haisma, soprano, Newt Hinton Ensemble
Rotterdam (Niederlande), Zaal de Unie

soundcarrier Porträt-CD Moritz Eggert


see also Bright Nights (original version, reworked version)


   
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Agur's saying (1994)
original version

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  written for the collaborative work "Agur's sayings"
work list 53a-94-HW

completed 08/05/1994

text text: Liber Providentium

voices low alto

instruments trombone

duration 5'

world premiere 19940000
Doris Huber, Alt, Mike Svoboda, Posaune
Munich (Germany), Neues Theater

dedicated Detlev Glanert

see also Agur's saying


   
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Song from "Merlin"

  Vocal music - Singing with instruments

  song after a text from "Merlin" by Tankred Dorst
work list 20-88-NW

completed 12/17/1988

text text: Tankred Dorst

voices singer (could also be an actor/actress)

instruments Oboe, percussion (1 player), Vc., Pf.

duration 4'

   
   
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