Rebecca Saunders — Skin

an exceptionally original creation…. that was at once uncomfortable, tender, frightening and poignant (jury British Composer Awards 2017)
British composer Rebecca Saunders won the British Composer Awards 2017 for her composition "Skin" in the category chamber ensemble. more

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Agenda 2017/2018

Klangforum Wien's concert season 2017/2018. Includes composer's texts about their new works. more

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Prizewinner's Concert Live Recording #KlangforumOnAir

South Tyrolian born Hannes Kerschbaumer is this year's winner of the Erste Bank Composition Prize. Two of his works were performed at the prizewinners’ concert at Wien Modern Festival 2017, alongside Beat Furrer und Gérard Grisey. A live-recording of the concert is available for 7 days from December 5th on radio Ö1: more

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Hannes Kerschbaumer — schurf Ι

The works of the "schurf"-series are based on a simple idea – exploring the sounds of a simple ascending or descending line. more

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Yoshiaki Onishi — Vgf II

The title Vgf is an abbreviation that I derived from the word “vogelfrei“. I rediscovered this word as it was used in an article written by a colleague and close friend of mine, Scott Gleason. more

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Klangforum Wien twice featured in Ö1

There are two Ö1 radio broadcasts featuring Klangforum Wien, at the moment. Both can be streamed online until November 4, 2017. more

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Javier Torres Maldonado — Móvil, cambiante

The function of the players in the Ensemble is therefore not traditional given that in some moments some of them can take on concertante roles associated with the trajectories they follow in space, or else play different instruments than their own... more

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Klangforum Wien live in the RadioCafe

Sophie Schafleitner and Uli Fussenegger are guests at the "Ö1 Klassik-Treffpunkt" talk with Renate Burtscher. In addition, some representatives of Klangforum Wien musicians will perform live on stage. more

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Job Advertisment — Intendant

As of January 1st, 2020, the position of 
Intendant of Klangforum Wien will become vacant and will need to be filled. more

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Alexander Kaiser — schwarzes licht (becoming Kaser)

"to fancy everything & also nothing" is a line from the poem "I am a barrel" by N. C. Kaser, who died in 1987. Like Kaser, I was born in South Tyrol and, half a century later, grew up in the very same village. more

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