1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2012-03-27Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Music for Clarinet & Orchestra (Über die Linie II); Coll'Arco (Vierte Musik), for violin & orchestra
Performers: Widmann, Carolin; Widmann, Jörg
Conductors: Cambreling, Sylvain; Jensen, Eivind Gullberg
Ensemble: SWR Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg
Prolific contemporary composer Wolfgang Rihm will celebrate his 60th birthday this year. This, the 6th installment in Haenssler Classic's critically acclaimed survey of Rihm's orchestral...continue...
Recording information: Konzerthaus Freiburg (2009-02-12&2010-02-27&2010-)....continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2010-10-26Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Verwandlung, for orchestra; Verwandlung 2, for orchestra; Verwandlung 3, for orchestra; Verwandlung 4, for orchestra
Conductors: Arming, Christian; Pintscher, Matthias
Wolfgang Rihm is one of the best known and most frequently discussed contemporary composers. The fifth installment of the Wolfgang Rihm Edition brings together four...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2009-10-20Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Quid est Deus; Ungemaltes Bild; Frau/Stimme
Performers: Fugiss, Carmen; Siebert, Isolde
Conductors: Cambreling, Sylvain; Goldmann, Friedrich; Gielen, Michael
Ensemble: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra, Baden-B
The latest release of recordings of the complete orchestral works of Wolfgang Rihm. This edition of orchestral works has been recorded and produced under the...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2008-10-17Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Symphony no 1, Op. 3; Symphony no 2; Nachtwach, for 8 voices, chorus, 4 trombones & woodblock; Vers une Symphonie fleuve III, for orchestra; Raumauge, for chorus & 5 percussionists
Performers: Boom, Barbara van den; Creed, Marcus [Conductor]; Frei, Angelika; Gölzenleuchter, Heinrich; Hartmann, Bernhard; Huber, Martin; Linn, Rüdiger; Lustig, Aleksandra; Mayer, Hubert; Peuse, Micha...
Conductors: Stockhammer, Jonathan; Gelmetti, Gianluigi; Huber, Rupert
Ensemble: ; Ensemble Varianti
"The composer shows remarkable assurance in his first symphony, written in 1969, when he was 17. It's a serial piece, and its roiling turbulence and...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2007-12-15Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Dis-Kontur, for large orchestra; Lichtzwang, for violin & orchestra; Sub-Kontur, for orchestra
Performers: Négyesy, János
Conductors: Cambreling, Sylvain; Bour, Ernest
Ensemble: ; South German Radio Symphony Orchestra
This collection documents a critical phase in the stylistic development of one of contemporary music's most versatile and uncategorizable voices. Wolfgang Rihm is a modernist...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2007-03-15Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Music for Oboe & Orchestra; Styx und Lethe, for cello & orchestra; Dritte Musik, for violin & orchestra; Doppelgesang no 1
Performers: Fels, Lucas; Fukai, Hirofumi; Grimmer, Walter; Ott, Alexander; Schneider, Gottfried
Conductors: Zender, Hans; Gielen, Michael; Latham-Koenig, Jan
Ensemble: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Wolfgang Rihm is one of the most performed, most discussed, most successful living German composers-and one of the most productive as well: he has written...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2002-10-07Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Tutuguri, ballet for speaker, chorus, tape & orchestra
Performers: Haller, David
Conductors: Bollon, Fabrice
Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
This is a terrific piece of contemporary music. It is huge, loud, percussive, dissonant and good. Wolfgang Rihm is one of the most important composers...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2001-04-10Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Deus passus
Performers: Banse, Juliane; Kallisch, Cornelia; Pregardien, Christoph; Schmidt, Andreas [baritone]; Vermillion, Iris
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart ; Stuttgart Bach Collegium
"Rilling and his forces bring all this out with crackling sympathy. The soloists are remarkably expressive, the Kantorei aren't one of the world's most recorded...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2000-08-04Works: Wolfgang Rihm: Morphonie, for string quartet & orchestra; Klangbeschreibung I, for 3 orchestra groups; Klangbeschreibung II, for 4 women's voices, brass quintet & percussion ensemble; Klangbeschreibu...
Conductors: Bour, Ernest; Gielen, Michael
Ensemble: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra; The Hague Percusssion Ensemble
"These are important first recordings of orchestral works...that turned out to be milestones in...Rihm's development...[In] 'Morphonie'...Rihm [used] a complex musical language to convey an unmistakab...continue...