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  • February 4, 2017 (Saturday), Zürich, Hottingersaal, Gemeindestraße 54, 7:39 p. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (1/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • February 11, 2017 (Saturday), Bern, Le Cap (Französische Kirche), Predigergasse 3, 8 p. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (2/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • February 18, 2017 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7 p. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (3/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • February 26, 2017 (Sunday), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 11 a. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (4/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • March 4, 2017 (Saturday), Berlin, Ölberg-Kirche, Paul-Lincke-Ufer 29, 8 p. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (5/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • March 11, 2017 (Saturday), Basel, Ackermannshof, Druckereihalle, St. Johanns-Vorstadt 19-21, 8 p. m.: 11th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2017 (6/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Diana Muela Mora, flute, Yolanda Fernandez, clarinet, Simon Thompson, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser:
    • «Iguur» for soprano solo, on a sound poem by the composer (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1a, Musical Work Number 1517, ca. 5 min.;
    • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35, ca. 11 min.;
    • «Trio» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2016), Ergon 57, Musical Work Number 1772, ca. 13 min., world premiere;
    • «Klavierquartett», version for flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano (1979/83-84/87), Ergon 9, ca. 9 min.; and finally the
    • Große Vokaltrilogie: «Drei Gesänge», consisting of
      • 1.) "Verlorene Zukunft" for soprano and violoncello, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 3, Musical Work Number 1777, ca. 11 min., world premiere;
      • 2.) «Gestörte Lieder» for baritone, bass flute and bass clarinet, on a poem by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 4, Musical Work Number 1778, ca. 11 min., world premiere; and
      • 3.) «Quala Mirs» for soprano, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, on a text by the composer (2016), Ergon 58, no. 5, Musical Work Number 1779, ca. 11 min., world premiere;

  • March 21, 2017 (Tuesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 6:35 p. m.: Seminar about "Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (1st part).
  • March 22, 2017 (Wednesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 7:25 p. m.: Seminar about "Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (1st part).
  • März 24, 2017 (Friday), Winterthur, Konservatorium, Room 1.001: Member of the Jury for the Schweizerische Jugendmusik-Wettbewerb.
  • April 4, 2017 (Tuesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 6:35 p. m.: Seminar about "Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (2nd part).
  • April 5, 2017 (Wednesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 7:25 p. m.: Seminar about "Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (2nd part).
  • April 8, 2017 (Saturday), Lörrach, Pflegeheim St. Fridolin, Josef-Rupp-Weg 9, 3:00 p. m.: Works by Mozart, Beethovon, Schubert, Wohlhauser a.o., with Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and mandolin.
    • Three vocal pieces from the Renaissance for two singing voices:
      • Pierre de la Rue: Three "Pleni sunt coeli" from the "Missa l'homme armé" I, from the "Missa de Feria" and from the "Missa Sancto Job".
    • Works from the Renaissance and from the Classical period as well as from the Post-romantic period for soprano and piano:
      • Giulio Caccini: "Amarilli, mia bella"
      • Anonymus: "O Leggiadri Occhi belli"
      • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: The so called "Rose aria" ("Deh vieni, non tardar") from the opera "Figaro" and
      • "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen" from the opera "The magic flute"
      • René Wohlhauser: Three Lieder to texts by Joseph von Eichendorff: "Der Einsiedler", "Frische Fahrt" and "Wünschelrute".
    • Volkslieder for two singing voices and mandolin:
      • "Das Heidenröslein", a poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe put in music by Heinrich Werner.
      • "Im Maien" (text: Julius von Rodenberg, music: Agathon Billeter)
      • The famous swiss Volkslied "s'isch äben e Mönsch uf Ärde" ("Guggisberglied")
      • "Hab oft im Kreise der Lieben"
      • Franz Schubert: "Der Lindenbaum" (arranged for two singing voices)
      • "Der Mond ist aufgegangen" in a two voices arrangement by René Wohlhauser.
    • Jazzrock pieces for piano and djembé:
      • René Wohlhauser: "Buried Memories" und "Driftin'"
  • June 10, 2017 (Saturday), Zeiningen, Konzertreihe Zeiningen, Mitteldorf 14, 7:00 p. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, compositions by René Wohlhauser: a contemporary world premiere, Jazzrock pieces, Musical Diaries, songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.
  • June 17, 2017 (Saturday), Berlin, 3. Berliner OaarWurm-Festival für zeitgenössische Tonkunst und Literatur. Kulturhaus Alte Feuerwache Berlin-Friedrichshain, Marchlewskistraße 6, 7:00 p. m.: World premiere of the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser by the "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass).
  • June 24, 2017 (Saturday), Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, compositions by René Wohlhauser: a contemporary world premiere, Jazzrock pieces, Musical Diaries, songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.
  • July, 1, 2017 (Saturday), Bättwil, Musikstudio, Birnenweg 28, 7:00 p. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, compositions by René Wohlhauser: a contemporary world premiere, Jazzrock pieces, Musical Diaries, songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.
  • July 8, 2017 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, Basler Straße 147, 11:00 a. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder with Christine Simolka, soprano, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano. Program:
    • Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759): "In den angenehmen Büschen", HWV 209, Aria from "Neun Deutsche Arien" (1724-1727) for soprano, violin and piano, text: Barthold Heinrich Brockes
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828): "Gretchen am Spinnrade", op. 2, D 118 (1814), for soprano and piano, text: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828): "Erstarrung" from the "Winterreise" (1827) for baritone and piano, text: Wilhelm Müller
    • Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868): "Dunque io son", duet from the opera "The Baber of Seville" (1816), for soprano, baritone and piano, text: Cesare Sterbini
  • September 23, 2017 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Kapelle der Evangelisch-methodischen Kirche, Turnhallenstr. 11, 8:00 p. m.: Markus Stolz performs the world premiere of "Cellissimo graduale" for violoncello solo by René Wohlhauser.
  • September 26, 2017 (Tuesday), Berlin, Reihe "unerhörte Musik", Theater BKA, Mehringdamm 34, Kreuzberg, 8:30 p. m.: The "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass) performs the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • September 30, 2017 (Saturday): Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (1/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 2, 2017 (Monday), Stuttgart, Freies Musikzentrum, Am Roserplatz / Stuttgarter Str. 15, 8:00 p. m.: The "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass) performs the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • October 3, 2017 (Tuesday), Winterthur, Festival musica aperta, Villa Sträuli, Museumstraße 60, 8:00 p. m.: The "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass) performs the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • October 4, 2017 (Wednesday), Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstr. 5, 8:00 p. m.: The "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass) performs the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • October 5, 2017 (Thursday), Fulda, Museum Vonderau, Jesuitenplatz 2, 8:00 p. m.: The "art ensemble berlin" (Antonella Bini, flute, Art-Oliver Simon, piano, and Oliver Potratz, double bass) performs the work "Quamakútsch" for flute, double bass and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • October 7, 2017 (Saturday): Rheinsberg, Musikbrennerei, Königstraße 14, 7:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (2/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 8, 2017 (Sunday): Berlin, Ölberg-Kirche, Paul-Lincke-Ufer 29, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (3/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 14, 2017 (Saturday): Paris, Temple du Port Royal, 18 Boulevard Arago, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (4/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 19, 2017 (Thursday): Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky-Universität, Ammerländer Heerstraße 69, 2:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (5/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 21, 2017 (Saturday): Hamburg, Forum Neue Musik, Christianskirche, Klopstockplatz 2, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (6/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 22, 2017 (Sunday): Detmold, Klangwerkstatt, Gerichtsstraße 8, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (7/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere).
  • October 28, 2017 (Saturday): Weimar, Forum Seebach, Tiefurter Allee 8, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (8/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere), Violeta Dinescu (world premiere) and Jörn Arnecke.
  • October 29, 2017 (Sunday): Erfurt, Haus Dacheröden, Anger 37, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2017 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with 10 world premieres of contemporary vocal chamber music (9/9).
    Works by Heinz Holliger, René Wohlhauser (two world premieres), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Jörg-Peter Mittmann (world premiere), Khadija Zeynalova (world premiere), Peter Helmut Lang (world premiere), Giordano Bruno do Nascimento (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere), Jean-Claude Wolff (world premiere) and Violeta Dinescu (world premiere) and Jörn Arnecke.
  • January 27, 2018 (Saturday): Bern, Le Cap (Französische Kirche), Predigergasse 3, 8:00 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (1/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere
  • February 3, 2018 (Saturday): Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7:00 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (2/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere
  • February 11, 2018 (Sunday): Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 7:00 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (3/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere
  • February 17, 2018 (Saturday): Berlin, Elias-Kuppelsaal, Göhrener Straße 11, 7:00 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (4/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere
  • February 24, 2018 (Saturday): Zurich, Lavatersaal, St.-Peter-Hofstatt 6, 7:30 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (5/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere
  • March 3, 2018 (Saturday): Basel, Ackermannshof, Druckereihalle, St. Johanns-Vorstadt 19-21, 8:00 p. m.: 12th annual international tour of the "Ensemble Polysono", January-March 2018 (6/6).
    The tour under the title "Kunst ist der Notschrei" (Art is the outcry), a quotation by Arnold Schönberg presents works by Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis and René Wohlhauser.
    The regrouped ensemble consists of Christine Simolka, soprano, Tatiana Timonina, flute, Andriy Bandurin, clarinet, Vladislav Smirnov, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conducting.
    The program:
    • Karlheinz Stockhausen: «Xi» for bass clarinet (1986)
    • Iannis Xenakis: «Charisma» for clarinet and violoncello (1971)
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • «Mira schinak» for soprano, flute and piano (2006), to a sound poems by the composer, Ergon 33, music work number 1307
      • «Gedankenflucht» for violoncello and piano (1995), Ergon 22
      • «New work» for soprano and clarinet, world premiere
      • «Trio no. 2» for flute, clarinet and violoncello (2017), world premiere
      • «New work» for sopran, baritone, bass flute, bass clarinet and violoncello, world premiere

2016

  • January 13, 2016 (Wednesday), Swiss Radio SRF2 Kultur broadcasts in the radio program "Neue Musik im Konzert" at 10:00 p. m. the concert recording of November 17, 2015, in which Moritz Ernst performed a. o. "Manía" for piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • January 30, 2016 (Saturday), Basel, Stadt-Casino, Hans Huber-Saal, Steinenberg 14, cooperation with the Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz and the university of Basel, 8:00 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (1/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere); Ticket advance booking: Bider & Tanner

  • February 7, 2016 (Sunday), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 7:00 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (2/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere); Ticket advance booking: www.muenchenticket.de

  • February 13, 2016 (Saturday), Berlin, Elias-Kuppelsaal, Göhrener Straße 11, 7:00 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (3/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere)

  • February 20, 2016 (Saturday), Zurich, Lavatersaal, St.-Peter-Hofstatt 6, 7:30 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (4/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere)

  • March 5, 2016 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7:00 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (5/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere)

  • March 12, 2016 (Saturday), Bern, Le Cap (Französische Kirche), Predigergasse 3, 8:00 p. m: 10th annual international tour of the "Ensembles Polysono", January-March 2016 (6/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Matthias Ebner, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by René Wohlhauser («Une Nuit toute passionée» for soprano and flute, to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, no. 11, music work number 1749, ca. 11 min., world premiere; «Quantenströmung», version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996/1997), Ergon 23b, ca. 12 1/2 min.; «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum», version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano (2000-2001/2011), Ergon 26f, ca. 15 min.; «Duometrie» for flute and bass clarinet (1985-1986), Ergon 12, ca. 3 min.; «Je passe un temps aussi fort que possible», for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, to sound texts by the composer and to texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2015), Ergon 53, Nr. 10, music work number 1745, ca. 40 min., world premiere)

  • April 19, 2016 (Tuesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 7:00 p. m.: Seminar about "Quantenströmung" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (1st part).
  • April 26, 2016 (Tuesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 7:00 p. m.: Seminar about "Quantenströmung" for flute, violoncello and piano by René Wohlhauser (2nd part).
  • June 16, 2016 (Thursday): The Label "Neos" Munich presents a new CD with works by René Wohlhauser, performed by the Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser:

"René Wohlhauser · Kasamarówa"

Vocal chamber works by René Wohlhauser, performed by the Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser and premiered by the duo at European tours in 2005-2014

The Kasamarówa Cycle 43:30
01 Blay for soprano and baritone (2009), Ergon 40, no. 2, 05:30
02 Charyptin-Fragmente for soprano and baritone (2010), Ergon 42, no. 2, 04:37
03 Marakra Code 02.2 for soprano and baritone (2011), Ergon 44, no. 6, 06:27
04 Uom Raswékje for soprano and baritone (2012), Ergon 45, no. 1, 07:56
05 Mera gor nit for soprano and baritone (2013), Ergon 48, 08:34
06 Kasamarówa for soprano and baritone (2014), Ergon 52, 10:26
***
07 Iguur for baritone solo (2009), Ergon 40, no. 1c, 04:27
***
The Sulawedic Cycle 25:51
08 gelsüraga for soprano and piano (2005), Ergon 31, no. 1, 02:50
09 hang gomeka for soprano and piano (2005), Ergon 31, no. 2, 02:52
10 suragimanä for soprano and piano (2005), Ergon 31, no. 3, version b, 05:08
11 Duett for soprano and baritone (2008), Ergon 31, no. 4a, version 3, 02:57
12 flutching music for two musical speakers (2005), Ergon 31, no. 5, version a, 02:48
13 sulla tastiera for musical speaker and piano (2005), Ergon 31, no. 6, version a.1, 04:06
14 Ausklang für tiefes Klavier for piano (2006), Ergon 31, no. 7, 02:10
Appendix:
15 Duett, double version for baritone solo (2008), Ergon 31, version no. 4b, 03:00
Total time 73:48

Recordings: Christian Seiffert, 2005-2014
© 2016 NEOS Music GmbH
Prod.: 2016 René Wohlhauser
Distribution: https://neos-music.com/
NEOS 11605, München
Producer: Wulf Weinmann
ISBN: 4 260063 116056
Executive Producer: René Wohlhauser
DDD


Kasamarówa (2016)



  • June 18, 2016 (Saturday), Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, jazzrock grooves, pop songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.

  • June 26, 2016 (Sunday), Zeiningen, Konzertreihe Zeiningen, Mitteldorf 14, 7:00 p. m.: Fascination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, Jazzrock grooves, pop songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.

  • July 2, 2016 (Saturday), Bättwil, Musikstudio, Birnenweg 28, 7:00 p. m.: Faszination Music, concerts for the World Music Day, classical Lieder, Jazzrock grooves, pop songs and others. Insights in the polystilistic studio of a composer with Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7 keyboard, mandolin and e-guitar.

  • July 9, 2016 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, Basler Straße 147, 10:30 a. m.: Classical Lieder with Christine Simolka, soprano, Elia Seiffert, piano and violin, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano. Program:
    • Henry Purcell: "When I am laid in Earth" (Arrangement: René Wohlhauser)
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "L'amerò"
    • Franz Schubert: "Der Lindenbaum"
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Là ci darem la mano"
  • August 20, 2016 (Saturday): Basel, Schillerstraßen Festival, 2:00 p. m.: Christine Simolka, narrator and soprano, and René Wohlhauser, DX7 keyboard and vocals, perform a short version of the fairytale "D'Schneehäx und dr Zouberer Merlin", 1st episode: "D'Quellwasserfroueleni" (1985). (Text: Peter Fuchs †, Music: René Wohlhauser)
  • September 7, 2016 (Wednesday): Basel, Musikakademie, Rebgasse 70, 12:30 p. m. (Noon concert): Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (1/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • September 10, 2016 (Saturday): Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (2/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • September 17, 2016 (Saturday): Stuttgart-Uhlbach, Gemeindehaus Andreaskirche, Innsbrucker Straße 6, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (3/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • September 25, 2016 (Sunday): Paris, Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello face n° 11, 6:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (4/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 01, 2016 (Saturday): London, Gallery The Cello Factory, 33-34 Cornwall Road, 7:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (5/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 08, 2016 (Saturday): Berlin, Ölberg-Kirche, Paul-Lincke-Ufer 29, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (6/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 09, 2016 (Sunday): Rheinsberg, Musikbrennerei, Königstraße 14, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (7/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 10, 2016 (Monday): Berlin, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Jablonskistraße 15, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (8/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • 22. Oktober 2016 (Samstag): Bremen, Weserburg, Museum für moderne Kunst, Teerhof 20, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (9/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • November 06, 2016 (Sunday): Schlitz, Landesmusikakademie Hessen, Schloß Hallenburg, Gräfin-Anna-Straße 4, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (10/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • November 07, 2016 (Monday): Baden-Baden, Rathaus, Alter Ratssaal, Marktplatz 2, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2016 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal chamber music (11/11). Works by Luigi Nono, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Andreas Staffel (world premiere), Volker Ignaz Schmidt (world premiere), Michael Quell (world premiere), Hans-Karsten Raecke (world premiere), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Gwyn Pritchard (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) und Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • December 28, 2016 (Wednesday), Hamburg, 9.23 p. m.: The Norddeutsche Rundfunk "NDR Kultur" broadcasts in the program "neue musik" the work "Duett" for baritone solo by René Wohlhauser, sung by René Wohlhauser. Editor: Helmut Peters.

2015

  • January 16, 2015 (Friday), Basel, Stadt-Casino, Hans Huber-Saal, Steinenberg 14, in cooperation with the Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz and the university of Basel, 8:00 p. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (1/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere). Ticket advance booking: Bider & Tanner

  • January 23, 2015 (Friday), Heilbronn, Kreissparkasse, Am Wollhaus 14, 7:00 p. m.: Pianist Ortwin Stürmer performs a.o. "Mikosch … lost in the Ultra Deep Field" by René Wohlhauser.

  • January 24, 2015 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7:00 p. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (2/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere). After concert talk with the audience & aperitif (Presentation: David Wohnlich).

  • February 1, 2015 (Sunday), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 11:00 a. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (3/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere). Ticket advance booking: http://www.muenchenticket.de/

  • February 7, 2015 (Saturday), Bern, Le Cap (Französische Kirche), Predigergasse 3, as part of the festival "l'art pour Aar", 8:00 p. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (4/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere).

  • February 14, 2015 (Saturday), Zurich, Lavatersaal, St.-Peter-Hofstatt 6, 7:30 p. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (5/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere).

  • February 21, 2015 (Saturday), Berlin, Elias-Kuppelsaal, Göhrener Straße 11, 7:00 p. m.: Polysono Tour January-February 2015 (6/6). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Anja Brezavscek, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by Beat Furrer («invocation VI» for soprano and bass flute (2004), on a text by Juan de la Cruz), Michael Jarrell («Assonance III» for bass clarinet, violoncello and piano (1989)), Hans Eugen Frischknecht («Psalm der Hoffnung» for soprano, clarinet and piano (1988/92)) and René Wohlhauser («Musik für Flöte» for flute solo (2002), Ergon 29; «CI-IC», version for flute and violoncello (1985), Ergon 11; « L'amour est une duperie – l’amour n’est pas une symbiose », Hommage à Jean-Paul Sartre et Simone de Beauvoir, scene for soprano, baritone, flute (& bass flute), clarinet (& bass clarinet), violoncello and piano, on forbidden texts by Jean-Paul Sartre and on permitted texts by Simone de Beauvoir (2014), part 1: Ergon 53, No. 3, music work number 1709; part 3: Ergon 53, No. 4, music work number 1712, world premiere). Ticket advance booking: Ticketportal ReserviX

  • April 8, 2015 (Wednesday): The Label "Neos" presents as "Wohlhauser Edition 3" under the title Manía a new CD with piano works by René Wohlhauser, performed by pianist Moritz Ernst:
    • 01 vocis imago, Version for piano solo (1993-1995), 18:41
    • Drei Stücke für Klavier (1986-1987)
    • 02 1. "Paginetta" per pianoforte, 00:54
    • 03 2. "Adagio" for piano, 00:36
    • 04 3. "Déploîment" for three-pedal piano, 02:55
    • 05 Manía for piano solo (2001-2002), 12:31
    • 06 Nesut for piano solo (1977), 08:24
    • 07 Naschra, Original version for 1/16-tone upright piano (2013), 12:29
    • 08 Naschra, Version for 1/3-tone piano (2013), 11:33
    • 09 Naschra, Version for standard chromatic piano (2013), 11:51
    • Total time 79:56
    • Neos 11416

  • June 9, 2015 (Tuesday), University Basel, Kollegiengebäude, lecture room no. 19, 8 p. m.: In the context of the adult education centre there takes place a public interview with the composer René Wohlhauser. Presentation: Dr. phil. Susanne Gärtner. Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, perform the 1st part of the duo version of "L'amour est une duperie".
  • June 20, 2015 (Saturday), Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: "Polystilistic work presentation in occasion of the Day of Music in the House of Music". Composition, improvisation, variation and paraphrase through all times and styles from Renaissance down to the present. Christine Simolka, soprano and djembé, Elia Seiffert, piano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, DX7, mandolin, electric guitar, present a program in 5 parts:
    • 1. part: Vocal music from 7 centuries (a. o. the world premiere of the extended version of the arrangement of "When I am laid" and the world premiere of the trio version of "L'amour est une duperie – l'amour n'est pas une symbiose" 1st and 3rd part)
    • 2. part: The piano between composition and improvisation
    • 3. part: The ironic paraphrase of common genres: "Schneehäx 3" concert suite (10 numbers: Titelsong, Zwischenmusik 2, Fasola 6, Zwischenmusik 3, Zwischenmusik 5, Lied 2 (Zwergenlied), Zwischenmusik 6, Zwischenmusik 7, Fasola 13, Lied 3 (Märitfrouelied)sound samples)
    • 4. part: Jazzrock between composition and improvisation for piano and djembé
    • 5. part: Dialect Folk and chamber Rock for vocals, mandolin, piano, djembé and electric guitar.

  • June 21, 2015 (Sunday), Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 11:00 a. m.: Same concert as June 20, 2015.

  • June 27, 2015 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, 10:30 a. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, Elia Seiffert, piano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone, perform under the title "Vocal music from 7 centuries" the following program:
    • Pierre de la Rue (ca. 1460-1518): "Pleni sunt coeli", duo from the "Missa L’homme armé" for soprano and baritone
    • Henry Purcell (1659-1695): "When I am laid", aria of Dido for soprano and piano from the opera "Dido and Aeneas"
    • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-1736): "Cujus animam gementem" from "Stabat Mater" (1735) for soprano and piano
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart (1756-1791): "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet of Pamina and Papageno for soprano, baritone and piano from the "Magic flute" (1791)
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828): "Der Wegweiser" from the "Winterreise" (1827) for bariton and piano
    • René Wohlhauser (*1954): "Lana Gana" (1978/2010), for soprano, baritone, mandolin and piano
  • June 27, 2015 (Saturday), Lörrach, Meeraner Platz, 11:30 a. m.: Same program.
  • September 5, 2015 (Saturday), Basel, Schillerstraße, 4:00 p. m.: Performance of Christine Simolka (vocal und djembé) and René Wohlhauser (vocal, piano and e-mandolin) at the "Straßenfest der Schillerstraße" with piano improvisations, Jazzrock pieces, fable music for children and adults and songs by René Wohlhauser. Programm:
    • 1st part: Jazzrock pieces by René Wohlhauser, with René Wohlhauser, e-Piano, and Christine Simolka, djembé:
      • "Untitled No. 25"
      • "Buried Memories"
      • "Driftin'"
    • 2nd part: "Schneehäx concert suite" (1987), a selection of the music pieces of the fable "D'Schneehäx und dr Zouberer Merlin", volume 3, composed by René Wohlhauser, with Christine Simolka, vocals and djembé, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and piano.
      • "Titel-Lied"
      • "Zwischenmusik 2" (world premiere of the extended version)
      • "Fasola 6" (world premiere of the extended version)
      • "Zwergenlied"
      • "Fasola 13" (world premiere of the extended version)
      • "Märitfrouelied" (world premiere of the extended version)
    • 3rd part: Songs by René Wohlhauser, with Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and e-mandolin:
      • "Lana Gana"
      • "Dornrösli schlaf"
      • "Rabe"
      • "Geschter"
      • "Läbscht ir Vergangenheit"
      • "Liechter"
      • "Lied für dä Tag"
  • September 13, 2015 (Sunday), Berlin, Musiksalon Friedenau, Ev. Gemeindesaal "Zum Guten Hirten", Großer Saal, Bundesallee 76A, II. OG, 6:00 p. m.: Regina Jakobi, mezzosoprano, and Ursula Meyer, piano, perform a.o. "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano and "Drei Stücke für Klavier" by René Wohlhauser.
  • September 19, 2015 (Sunday): Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (1/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • September 20, 2015 (Sunday): Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 11:00 a. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (2/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • September 27, 2015 (Sunday): Paris, Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello face n°11, 6:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (3/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 4, 2015 (Sunday): Stuttgart, Casa Escala, Alte Weinsteige 22 F, 11:00 a. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (4/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 11, 2015 (Sunday): Berlin, Ölberg-Kirche, Paul-Lincke-Ufer 29, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (5/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 23, 2015 (Friday): Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky-Universität, Kammermusiksaal, Ammerländer Heerstraße 69, 6:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (6/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • October 24, 2015 (Saturday): Hamburg, Forum Neue Musik, Christianskirche, Klopstockplatz 2, 8:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (7/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • November 01, 2015 (Sunday): Salzburg, Mozarteum, Mirabellplatz 1, 11:00 a. m.: Autumn tour 2015 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music (8/8). Works by Enno Poppe, René Wohlhauser (world premiere), Jan Kopp (world premiere), Achim Bornhöft, Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu (world premiere), Henri Pauly-Laubry (world premiere) and Bruno Siberchicot (world premiere).

  • November 15, 2015 (Sunday), Basel, Safe, Unternehmen Mitte, Gerbergasse 30, 5 p. m.: Clarinetist Igor Kombaratov performs "Souvenirs de l'Occitanie" for Bb-clarinet by René Wohlhauser.
  • November 15, 2015 (Sunday): Winterthur, Alter Stadthaussaal, Marktgasse 53, 7 p. m.: Pianist Moritz Ernst performs "Manía" for piano by René Wohlhauser in the concert serie "Musica aperta".

  • November 17, 2015 (Tuesday): Bern, Französische Kirche, Chor, Predigergasse 3, 7 p. m.: Pianist Moritz Ernst performs "Manía" for piano by René Wohlhauser at the festival "L'art pour l'Aar".



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2014

  • January 7, 2014 (Tuesday): The Label "Neos" presents a new CD with works by René Wohlhauser, performed by the Ensemble Polysono: Quantenströmung, chamber music
    • 01 Klavierquartett, Version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/1983–1984), partially rev. 1987, 08:43;
    • 02 Duometrie for flute(s) and bass clarinet (1985–1986), 03:03;
    • 03 Gedankenflucht for cello and piano (1995), 15:49;
    • 04 Quantenströmung, Version for flute, cello and piano (1996/1997), 12:59;
    • 05 Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum, Version for clarinet (& bass clarinet), cello and piano (2000–2001/2011), 14:29;
    • 06 Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse for flute and piano (2007), 10:37;
    • 07 Ly-Gue-Tin for voice(s) and piano sounds on phonopoetic texts by the composer (2008), 10:11;
    • The Ensemble Polysono:
      • Christine Simolka, soprano,
      • Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute,
      • Igor Kombaratov, clarinet,
      • Markus Stolz, violoncello,
      • René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conductor,
      • Christian Seiffert: recordings


Quantenströmung (2014)

  • January 10, 2014 (Friday), Basel, Stadt-Casino, Hans Huber-Saal, Steinenberg 14, 8.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (1/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • January 18, 2014 (Saturday), Vienna, Alte Schmiede, Schönlaterngasse 9, 7.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (2/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • January 25, 2014 (Saturday), Bern, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 7.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (3/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • January 26, 2014 (Sunday), Visby (Gotland, Sweden), Music society Visby / Musikaliska Sällskapet i Visby, Gotlands composer school / Gotlands Tonsättarskola, foyer of the Almedals library: Pianist Ortwin Stürmer performs a.o. "Mikosch … lost in the ultra deep field" (2013) by René Wohlhauser.
  • February 1, 2014 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (4/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • February 9, 2014 (Sunday), München, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 7.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (5/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • February 22, 2014 (Saturday), Zürich, Lavatersaal, St.-Peter-Hofstatt 6, 7.30 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (6/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • February 26, 2014 (Wednesday), Swiss Radio SRF2 Kultur broadcasts in the radio program "Neue Musik im Konzert" at 10:30 p. m. the concert recording of November 24, 2013, in which Ortwin Stürmer did a. o. the world première of "Mikosch … lost in the Ultra Deep Field" for piano by René Wohlhauser.

  • March 8, 2014 (Saturday), Berlin, Elias-Kuppelsaal, Göhrener Straße 11, 7.00 p. m.: Tour January-March 2014 of the Ensemble Polysono (7/7). The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour the whole "Marakra Cycle" by René Wohlhauser (duration: 80 min.). The different parts are called: I.) mira schinak, II.) 'Srang, III.) Sokrak, IV.) Iguur – Blay – Luup, V.) Charyptin, VI.) Marakra Code Ø, VII.) Marakra Code 2

  • April 13, 2014 (Sunday), Basel, Musik-Akademie, Großer Saal, Leonhardsstraße 6, 7.00 p. m.: The music academy of Basel presents a concert at the occasion of the 60th birthday of the composer René Wohlhauser. Various chamber music works will be played, a.o. the world première of "Manía", given by the pianist Moritz Ernst.

  • June 3, 2014 (Tueday), Tübingen, "Vielklang-Festival der Universitätsstadt Tübingen", Johannes-Evangelist-Gemeindehaus, Bachgasse 3, 8:00 p. m.: Pianist Ortwin Stürmer performs (as part of his "Universum" concerts) a.o. the work "Mikosch … lost in the Ultra Deep Field" by René Wohlhauser. At 7:00 p. m. ethnologist Prof. Dr. Roland Hardenberg gives an introduction concerning the issue "Performanzen-Universum" in non western cultures.
  • June 18, 2014 (Wednesday): Swiss Radio SRF 2 Kultur broadcasts at 10.30 p. m. the recording of the concert of April 13, 2014 in the Großer Saal der Musikakademie Basel.
    • Program:
    • René Wohlhauser (*1954):
      • «Manía» for piano (2001/02), Ergon 28, World première
        • Moritz Ernst, piano
      • «imago III» and «imago V» from «vocis imago», version for violin solo
        • Egidius Streiff, violin
      • «Blay» for soprano and baritone (2009), Ergon 40/II
        • Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone
      • «Drei Stücke für Klavier» (1986/87), Ergon 14
        • 1) «Paginetta» per pianoforte
        • 2) «Adagio» for piano
        • 3) «Déploîment» for grand piano with 3 pedals
          • Stéphane Reymond, piano
      • «Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse» for flute and piano (2007), Ergon 35
        • Szu-yu Chen, flute
        • Kirill Zwegintsow, piano
      • «Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum» for saxophone, percussion and piano (2000/01), Ergon 26
        • Pedro Pablo Cámara Toldos, saxophone
        • Ana Carlota Cáceres Bermejo, percussion
        • Haize Lizarazu, piano
      • «vocis imago» for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello (1993-95), Ergon 20
        • Anja Brezavscek, flute
        • Igor Kombaratov, clarinet
        • Matthias Würsch, percussion
        • Moritz Ernst, piano
        • Egidius Streiff, violin
        • Markus Stolz, violoncello
        • René Wohlhauser, conductor
  • July 12, 2014 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, 10.30 a. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano perform under the title "opera arias by Purcell, Mozart, Wagner and Wohlhauser" works by
    • Henry Purcell: "When I am laid", Aria of Dido for soprano and piano from the opera "Dido and Aeneas"
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Der Vogelfänger", aria of Papageno for baritone and piano from the "magic flute"
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Ach, ich fühl's", aria of Pamina for soprano and piano from the "magic flute"
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet of Pamina and Papageno for soprano, baritone and piano from the "magic flute"
    • Richard Wagner: "Dir töne Lob", duet of Venus and Tannhäuser for soprano, baritone and piano from the opera "Tannhäuser"
    • René Wohlhauser: "Rachearie" of Ingeborg Bachmann for sopran and piano from the opera "Gantenbein".
  • August 16, 2014 (Saturday), Basel, Schillerstraße, 4:00 p. m.: Performance of Christine Simolka and René Wohlhauser at the "Straßenfest der Schillerstraße" with opera arias, piano improvisations, JazzRock Songs, Oldies and Songs by René Wohlhauser. Program:
    • 1st part: opera arias with Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano:
      • Henry Purcell: "When I am laid", Aria of Dido for soprano and piano from the opera "Dido and Aeneas"
      • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Der Vogelfänger", aria of Papageno for baritone and piano from the "magic flute"
      • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet of Pamina and Papageno for soprano, baritone and piano from the "magic flute"
      • Richard Wagner: "Dir töne Lob", duet of Venus and Tannhäuser for soprano, baritone and piano from the opera "Tannhäuser"
      • René Wohlhauser: "Tannhäuser-Variationen" for piano (and djembé), world première
    • 2nd part: Jazzrock Songs by René Wohlhauser, with René Wohlhauser, E-Piano, and Christine Simolka, djembé:
      • "Untitled No. 25"
      • "Buried Memories"
      • "Driftin'"
    • 3rd part: Folkpop-Oldies with Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin (arranged for two voices and mandolin by René Wohlhauser):
      • "California Dreamin’"
      • "Leaving on a Jetplane"
      • "Those were the Days"
      • "Country Roads"
      • "The Night they drove old Dixie down"
      • "Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay"
      • "The House of the Rising Sun"
    • 4th part: Songs by René Wohlhauser with Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin:
      • "Lana Gana"
      • "Dornrösli schlaf"
  • September 3, 2014 (Wednesday): Basel, Mittagskonzert at the Musik-Akademie in the Haus Kleinbasel, Rebgasse 70, 12.30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • September 6, 2014 (Saturday), Zepernick / Berlin, Festival Randfestspiele, St. Annen-Kirche, 3:30 p. m.: Pianist Ortwin Stürmer performs (as part of his "Universum" concerts) a.o. the work "Mikosch … lost in the Ultra Deep Field" by René Wohlhauser.
  • September 7, 2014 (Sunday): Stuttgart, Pianogalerie, Silberburgstraße 143, 11:00 a. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • September 20, 2014 (Saturday): Basel, Haus zur Musik, Schillerstraße 5, 7:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • September 28, 2014 (Sunday): Paris, Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello face n° 11, 6:30 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • October 4, 2014 (Saturday): Berlin, Nikodemus-Kirche, Nansenstraße 12-13, 7:00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • October 10, 2014 (Friday): Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky-Universität, Kammermusiksaal, Ammerländer Heerstraße 69, 6.00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • October 11, 2014 (Saturday): Hamburg, Forum Neue Musik, Christianskirche, Ottenser Marktplatz 6, 8.00 p. m.: Autumn tour 2014 of the "Duo Simolka-Wohlhauser" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano) with contemporary vocal music. Works by Rudolf Kelterborn (world première), René Wohlhauser (world première), Jan Kopp (world première), Wolfgang Rihm, Violeta Dinescu, Khadija Zeynalova, Henri Pauly-Laubry (world première) and Bruno Siberchicot (world première).

  • November 20, 2014 (Thursday): St. Petersburg, composers house, 7 p. m.: Pianist Moritz Ernst performs the very virtuoso piano piece "Manía" by René Wohlhauser at "The International Sound Ways Festival of Contemporary Music" in St Petersburg.

  • November 24, 2014 (Monday): The CD "Swiss Piano Project" is released by the Label "musiques suisses". The works, performed by Pianist See Siang Wong, include a.o. "Morphología-Polyphonía" by René Wohlhauser.


    Swiss Piano Project

  • December 5, 2014 (Friday): St. Gallen, Pfalzkeller, Klosterhof, 8:00 p. m.: Pianist See Siang Wong performs a.o. the world première of "Morphología-Polyphonía" by René Wohlhauser.



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2013

  • January 17, 2013 (Thursday), Basel, Musik-Akademie, Leonhardsstraße 6, lecture hall 6-348: Public introduction to the concert of 2nd february 2013 in the Stadtcasino Basel.
  • February 2, 2013 (Sat), Basel, Stadtcasino, Hans Huber-Saal, Steinenberg 14, 8.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2013 (1/4): In cooperation with the Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz and the university of Basel the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Barbara Bossert, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Matthias Würsch, percussion, Helena Bugallo, piano, Egidius Streiff, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "vocis imago" works by György Kurtág (from the "Kafka-Fragmente" for soprano and violin, op. 24, 1985/86), Vinko Globokar ("Toucher" for one percussion player, 1973, text from Bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei"), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("aufblühen" for flute, clarinet and violoncello, 2011) and René Wohlhauser ("vocis imago" for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, Ergon 20, 1993-95, as well as the world premiere of "Uom Raswékje Nadak" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, on own formant generated phonemes, Ergon 45/II, 2012, music work number 1638).

  • February 24, 2013 (Sun), Bern, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 7.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2013 (2/4): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Barbara Bossert, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Matthias Würsch, percussion, Helena Bugallo, piano, Egidius Streiff, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "vocis imago" works by György Kurtág (from the "Kafka-Fragmente" for soprano and violin, op. 24, 1985/86), Vinko Globokar ("Toucher" for one percussion player, 1973, text from Bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei"), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("aufblühen" for flute, clarinet and violoncello, 2011) and René Wohlhauser ("vocis imago" for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, Ergon 20, 1993-95, as well as the world premiere of "Uom Raswékje Nadak" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, on own formant generated phonemes, Ergon 45/II, 2012, music work number 1638).

  • March 9, 2013 (Sat), Zurich, Lavatersaal, St.-Peter-Hofstatt 6, 7.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2013 (3/4): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Barbara Bossert, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Matthias Würsch, percussion, Helena Bugallo, piano, Egidius Streiff, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "vocis imago" works by György Kurtág (from the "Kafka-Fragmente" for soprano and violin, op. 24, 1985/86), Vinko Globokar ("Toucher" for one percussion player, 1973, text from Bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei"), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("aufblühen" for flute, clarinet and violoncello, 2011) and René Wohlhauser ("vocis imago" for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, Ergon 20, 1993-95, as well as the world premiere of "Uom Raswékje Nadak" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, on own formant generated phonemes, Ergon 45/II, 2012, music work number 1638).

  • April 7, 2013 (Sun), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 7.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2013 (4/4): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Barbara Bossert, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Matthias Würsch, percussion, Helena Bugallo, piano, Egidius Streiff, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "vocis imago" works by György Kurtág (from the "Kafka-Fragmente" for soprano and violin, op. 24, 1985/86), Vinko Globokar ("Toucher" for one percussion player, 1973, text from Bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei"), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("aufblühen" for flute, clarinet and violoncello, 2011) and René Wohlhauser ("vocis imago" for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, Ergon 20, 1993-95, as well as the world premiere of "Uom Raswékje Nadak" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello, on own formant generated phonemes, Ergon 45/II, 2012, music work number 1638).

  • April 8, 2013: The Label Neos presents a new CD with works by René Wohlhauser, performed by the Ensemble Polysono: "The Marakra Cycle" in 7 parts and 79 minutes length for soprano, baritone and chamber ensemble to sound poems by the composer (2006-2011). NEOS 11308 https://neos-music.com/ The Ensemble Polysono: Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano and conductor, Christian Seiffert: recordings, guests: Marzena Toczko, violin, and Tabea Resin, flute


The Marakra Cycle (2013)

  • April 15, 2017 (Tuesday), Basel, Musikakademie, Leonhardsgraben 4, Room 5-207, 7:00 p. m.: Seminar about "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • May 5, 2013 (Sun), Stans-Staad, 5.30 p. m.: Markus Stolz performs a.o. the world premiere of the parts III and IV of "vocis imago" in the version for cello solo.
  • May 19, 2013 (Sun), 4226 Breitenbach (CH), Reformierte Kirche, Fehrenstraße 46, 10.15 a. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, René Wohlhauser, baritone, and Doris Andres, organ, perform "Mein Freund ist mein" ("My friend is mine") from the cantata "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme" ("Wake up, the voice calls us"), BWV 140, by Johann Sebastian Bach, and "Habe deine Lust an dem Herren" by Heinrich Schütz, SWV 311.
  • June 1, 2013 (Sat), Basel, Schillerstraße, 4 p. m.: Performance of Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and mandolin at the "Straßenfest der Schillerstraße". Program: The oldies "California Dreamin’", "Leaving on a Jetplane", "Those were the Days", "Country Roads", "Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay", arranged for soprano, baritone and mandolin; the Jazz Rock songs "Keep on moving!", "Another Day", "Buried Memories", "Step it up tonight!" by René Wohlhauser, performed by René Wohlhauser, e-Piano, and Christine Simolka, djembé; as well as the Folk-Rock-Songs "Lana Gana" and "Dornrösli schlaf" by René Wohlhauser for soprano, baritone and mandolin.
  • 2013/6/18 (Tue), Basel, Museum Kleines Klingenthal, Unterer Rheinweg 26, 6.00 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and mandolin perform works by Mozart, e.g. "Batti, batti", Arie of the Zerline from the opera "Don Giovanni", arranged for sopran, baritone and mandolin by René Wohlhauser, and "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet from Pamina and Papageno from the "The magic flute" at the award presentation of "sun21"-Faktor-5-Nachhaltigkeitspreis.
  • June 29, 2013 (Sat), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, 1.00 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and mandolin perform works by Johann Sebastian Bach ("Mein Freund ist mein" from the cantata "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme", BWV 140, for soprano and bass with mandolin), Wolfgang Amadé Mozart ("Batti, batti", Arie of the Zerline from the opera "Don Giovanni", arranged for sopran, baritone and mandolin by René Wohlhauser, and "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet from Pamina and Papageno from the "The magic flute"), René Wohlhauser ("Blay" for soprano and baritone), Pierre de la Rue ("Pleni sunt coeli" for soprano and baritone) and Walther von der Vogelweide / René Wohlhauser ("Unter den Linden" for soprano, baritone and mandolin).
  • July 1, 2013 (Mon): The book "Aphorismen zur Musik, Beiträge zum musikalischen Diskurs" by René Wohlhauser is published at the Pfau-Verlag Saarbrücken under ISBN 978-3-89727-493-8.
  • July 11, 2013 (Thu), Bangkok, Thailand International Composition Festival 2013, Mahidol University Bangkok 8-14 July, 7 p. m.: Jürg Henneberger performs at the south east asian tour of the "Duo Amrein-Henneberger" the "Drei Stücke für Klavier" ("Three pieces for piano") by René Wohlhauser.
  • July 19, 2013 (Fri), Singapore, Raffles Institution Artspace, 7:30 p. m.: Jürg Henneberger performs at the south east asian tour of the "Duo Amrein-Henneberger" the "Drei Stücke für Klavier" ("Three pieces for piano") by René Wohlhauser.
  • July 21, 2013 (Sun), Alor Setar, Malaysia, State of Kedah, Chinese Association: Jürg Henneberger performs at the south east asian tour of the "Duo Amrein-Henneberger" the "Drei Stücke für Klavier" ("Three pieces for piano") by René Wohlhauser.
  • July 24, 2013 (Wed), Kota Kinabalu, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Theatrette Ahmad Nisfu, School of Arts, Ums, 7.30 p. m.: Jürg Henneberger performs at the south east asian tour of the "Duo Amrein-Henneberger" the "Drei Stücke für Klavier" ("Three pieces for piano") by René Wohlhauser.
  • July 25, 2013 (Thursday), 10.35 p. m.: Swiss Radio SRF 2 Kultur broadcasts "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello by René Wohlhauser, performed by the Ensemble Polysono.
  • September 8, 2013 (Sun), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 5.00 p. m.: Launching new tour. The Duo Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano, performs a new program: "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • September 15, 2013 (Sun), Stuttgart, Pianogalerie, Silberburgstraße 143, 11.00 a. m.: The Duo Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano, performs its tour program: "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • September 29 (Sun), Paris, Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello n°11, 6.30 p. m.: The Duo Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano, performs its tour program: "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • October 6, 2013 (Sun), Köln, LOFT, Wissmannstraße 30, 11.00 a. m: The Duo Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano, performs its tour program: "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • Oktober 12, 2013 (Sat), Berlin, Haus Nostitzstraße, Nostitzstraße 6-7, 7.00 p.m.: The Duo Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano, performs its tour program: "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • October 18, 2013 (Fri), Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky-Universität, Kammermusiksaal, Ammerländer Heerstraße 114-118, 6.00 p. m.: Concert / Colloquium about new vocal music with Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and piano. "Traumgesicht" for baritone solo by Klaus Huber, "Bruchstücke" for soprano solo by Gerald Resch, "Mera gor nit" (world première) for soprano and baritone and "Ly-Gue-Tin" for soprano and piano by René Wohlhauser, "Drei winzige Liebeslieder" for soprano and piano by Jan Kopp, "Drei Stücke für ein Schwimmbad" for soprano and piano by Isabel Klaus, "Sequenza III" for female voice solo by Luciano Berio, "Ailes en murmures" for soprano and baritone by Jean-Claude Wolff as world première, and "Hapax Requiem" for soprano and baritone by Bruno Siberchicot as world première.

  • November 3, 2013 (Sunday), Stuttgart, Freies MusikZentrum, Am Roserplatz, Stuttgarter Straße 15, Stuttgart-Feuerbach, 5 p. m.: Pianist Moritz Ernst performs the world premiere of "Naschra" for sixteenth tone piano by René Wohlhauser.

  • November 20, 2013 (Wed): Swiss Radio SRF2 Kultur broadcasts the concert recording of February 2, 2013 in the radio program "Neue Musik im Konzert" at 10:30 p.m.

  • November 24, 2013 (Sun), Basel, Basel Art Center Halle 33, Riehentorstraße 33, 1.30 p. m.: Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin perform self written songs and famous oldies, arranged for two voices. Charity appearance in favour of the foundation for cancer suffered children. Program: The oldies "California Dreamin’", "Leaving on a Jetplane", "Those were the Days", "Country Roads", "The Night they drove old Dixie down", and two songs by René Wohlhauser: "Lana Gana" and "Dornrösli schlaf".

  • November 24, 2013 (Sun), Basel, Gare du Nord, Schwarzwaldallee 200, 5.00 p. m.: Pianist Ortwin Stürmer performs a.o. the world premiere of a new work by René Wohlhauser: "Mikosch … lost in the ultra deep field" (2013).



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2012

  • 2012/1/8 (Sunday), Basel, Schmiedenhof, Rümelinsplatz 4, 7.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (1/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/1/14 (Saturday), Zurich, Kulturhaus Helferei, Kirchgasse 13, 8.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (2/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/1/21 (Saturday), Berne, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 7.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (3/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/1/28 (Saturday), Vienna, Alte Schmiede, Schönlaterngasse 9, 7.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (4/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/2/5 (Sunday), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 11.00 a. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (5/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/2/11 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstraße 35, 7.00 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (6/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/2/25 (Saturday), London, The Warehouse, 13 Theed Street, 7.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (7/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Luigi Nono ("Djamila Boupachà" for soprano solo (1962) on a text by Jesus Lopez Pacheco), Beat Furrer ("Invocation III" for soprano and flute (2004) on a anonymous text from the 16th century), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première).

  • 2012/3/9 (Friday), Stäfa, Reformierte Kirche, 8.15 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2012 (8/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs on its new tour under the title "Sound in time and space" works by Franz Schubert (five Lieder, orchestrated by Hans Hoerni for the Ensemble Polysono: "Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt" (Lied der Mignon), "Lachen und Weinen", "Die Männner sind méchant", "Du liebst mich nicht", "Im Frühling"), Iannis Xenakis ("Kottos" for violoncello solo (1977)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Les deux" for flute and clarinet (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum", world première of the version for clarinet, violoncello and piano (2000-01/2011) as well as "Marakra Code Ø" for baritone solo and "Marakra Code 2" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violoncello and piano, with percussion, on own texts (2011), world première). And in addition three Jazz-Rock pieces by René Wohlhauser, with improvisations: "Another Day", "Step it up tonight" and "Driftin'".

  • 2012/3/10 (Sat), Winterthur, in the context of the concert series "musica aperta" in the "Theater am Gleis", Untere Vogelsangstraße 3 (near to the train station), 8.15 p. m.: Egidius Streiff plays a.o. the world première of the version for violin solo of "vocis imago" by René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/3/15 (Thursday), Basel, Museum Klingental, Unterer Rheinweg 26, 7:30 p. m.: Egidius Streiff plays a.o. the version for violin solo of "vocis imago" by René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/3/26 (Monday): The Bayerische Rundfunk broadcasts an portrait interview and music by René Wohlhauser. BR-Klassik, 22.05 Uhr, program "Horizonte".
  • 2012/5/6 (Sun), Basel, Maison 44, Steinenring 44, 5 p. m.: Aleksander Gabrys performs the world première of "parlando sulla cordiera", version for musical speaking voice and double bass of "sulla tastiera" (2005/2009) by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2012/6/9 (Sat), Basel, Unternehmen Mitte, Tresor/Safe, 5 p. m.: The "duo verlenti" (Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, Flute, and Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, perform a.o. the world premiere of "vocis imago no. 6" for bass flute and bass clarinet by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2012/7/14 (Sat), Lörrach, Stadtkirche, 12.00 noon: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, baritone and mandolin perform works by Giulio Caccini ("Amarilli, mia bella" for soprano and mandolin), Wolfgang Amadé Mozart ("Batti, batti", Arie of the Zerline from the opera "Don Giovanni", arranged for sopran, baritone and mandolin by René Wohlhauser, and "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet from Pamina and Papageno from the "The magic flute"), René Wohlhauser ("Blay" for soprano and baritone), Pierre de la Rue ("Pleni sunt coeli" for soprano and baritone) and Walther von der Vogelweide / René Wohlhauser ("Unter den Linden" for soprano, baritone and mandolin).
  • 2012/9/1 (Sat), Kulturfest Roggenburg (Switzerland, Kanton BL), 8 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/9/5 (Wed): Basel, Mittagskonzert der Musik-Akademie im Haus Kleinbasel, Rebgasse 70, 12.30 p. m.: "Zeitgenössische Vokalmusik aus Europa / Contemporary vocal music from Europe", Works by René Wohlhauser, Heinz Holliger, Max E. Keller, Wolfgang Rihm, Jakub Sarwas and Bruno Siberchicot, performed by Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone.

  • 2012/9/7 (Fri), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstr. 12, 8 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/9/15 (Sat), Moutier, Pantographe, 8 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/9/22 (Sa), Stuttgart, Pianogalerie, Silberburgstraße 143, 7 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/9/30, Paris, Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello, 6.30 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/10/5, Berlin, St. Matthäuskirche, Matthäikirchplatz, 7.00 p. m.: The "Duo Polysono" (Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone) perform their new tour program with contemporary vocal music, with works by Heinz Holliger, Wolfgang Rihm, Salvatore Sciarrino, Jan Kopp, Bruno Siberchicot, as well as world premieres by Max E. Keller, Jakub Sarwas, Henry Pauly-Laubry and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2012/11/11 (Sunday), Arlesheim, Mehrzweckhalle Domplatzschulhaus, 3.00 p. m.: Author René Wohlhauser will give a reading from his novel at the "Bühnete" festival.



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2011

  • 2011/1/9 (Sunday), Basel, Schmiedenhof, Rümelinsplatz 4, 7.30 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (1/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/1/15 (Saturday), Bern, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 7.00 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (2/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/1/16 (Sunday), Basel, Maison 44, Steinenring 44, 8 p. m.: Simone Keller (piano) and Aleksander Gabrys (voice and double bass) play "sulla tastiera" by René Wohlhauser.

  • 2011/1/22 (Saturday), Zurich, Kulturhaus Helferei, Kirchgasse 13, 8.00 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (3/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/1/29 (Saturday), Lucerne, Marianischer Saal, Bahnhofstrasse 18, 7.30 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (4/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/2/5 (Saturday), Gelterkinden, Musikschule, Rünenbergerstrasse 35, 7.00 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (5/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/2/13 (Sunday), Munich, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Strasse 5, 11.00 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (6/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/2/17 (Thursday), 10.30 p. m.: Swiss Radio DRS 2 broadcasts the recording of the concert of 2011/1/22 in the Helferei Zürich with the Ensemble Polysono. (See there for the program.)
  • 2011/2/19 (Saturday), Vienna, Altes Rathaus Barocksaal, Wipplingerstrasse 8, 7.00 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (7/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/3/5 (Saturday), London, The Warehouse, 13 Theed Street, 7.30 PM: Polysono Tour 2011 (8/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Marzena Toczko, violin, Markus Stolz, violoncello, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone and conductor) performs works by György Kurtág ("Hölderlin: An …" for soprano and piano, op. 29, No. 1 (1989) on a text by Friedrich Hölderlin), Klaus Huber ("Traumgesicht" for baritone solo (1971), from: "… inwendig voller Figur …", text from the apocalypse according to John), James Clarke ("Untitled No. 6" for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano (2010), text by James Clarke, world première), Iannis Xenakis ("Charisma" for clarinet and cello (1971)), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("über Brücken" for flute, clarinet and piano (2010), world première) and René Wohlhauser ("Quantenströmung", world première of the version for flute, violoncello and piano (1996), "Charyptin" for soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet, violin and violoncello (2010), world première).

  • 2011/5/22 (Sunday), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 4.00 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform works by Ludwig van Beethoven (piano sonata Op. 31, No. 2 in d minor, «Sturmsonate» (1801/02), 1. mouvement), Wolfgang Amadé Mozart («Bati, bati», Aria of Zerline from «Don Giovanni» (1787)) and René Wohlhauser («Racharie» from the opera «Gantenbein» for soprano and piano (2004) as well as «Blues-Rock vom 26.1.2006»).
  • 2011/6/4 (Saturday), Bergün (CH), Hotel "Weißes Kreuz": Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, mandolin, play a.o. «Lana Gana» by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2011/6/17 (Friday), University of Basel, Fest der Moleküle, Open Air, Pestalozzistrasse, 5 p. m.: Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin, play their program with oldies and selfwritten songs: a.o. «Lana Gana» and "Dornrösli schlaf" by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2011/6/18 (Saturday), Zurich, Festival der Künste at the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste, Vortragssaal der ZHdK, Ausstellungsstr. 60, 6:45 p. m.: The pianist See Siang Wong gives the world première of the version No. 2 of "Manía" for piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2011/6/25 (Saturday), Weil am Rhein (Germany), Evangelisches Gemeindehaus, Riedlistraße 16, 4:00 p. m.: Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin, play their program with oldies and selfwritten songs: a.o. «Lana Gana» and «Dornrösli schlaf» by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2011/7/9 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche am Burghof, 11.00 a. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform under the title "Arie Antiche – Arie Moderne" works by Pierre de la Rue ("Pleni sunt coeli" from the mass "L'Homme armé"), Anonymus ("O Leggiadri occi belli"), Giulio Caccini ("Amarilli, mia bella"), Wolfgang Amadé Mozart ("Batti batti", aria of Zerline from "Don Giovanni", "Ach, ich fühl's", aria of Pamina from "The Magic Flute", "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", duet of Pamina and Papageno from "The Magic Flute") and René Wohlhauser ("Rachearie" from the opera "Gantenbein").
  • 2011/9/11 (Sunday), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 5 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform under the title "Neue Gesänge aus Europa (2)" works by Jean-Luc Darbellay, György Kurtág, Hans-Jürgen von Bose, Luigi Nono, Henry Pauly-Laubry, Jan Kopp (world première), Thomas Simaku, Horst Ebenhöh and René Wohlhauser (world première).

  • 2011/9/17 (Saturday), Basel, Mission 21, Missionsstraße 21, 5.00-7.00 p. m.: René Wohlhauser improvises on the piano on the occasion of the vernissage of Friedel Ammann concerning his photo exhibition "Women an their stories".
  • 2011/10/2 (Sunday), Paris, Le Bateau Daphné, Quai Montebello (close to Notre Dame), 6.30 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform under the title "Nouveaux Chants d'Europe" the same program as at the 2011/9/11.

  • 2011/10/22 (Saturday), Basel, Kunstausstellung, Tierpark Lange Erlen, Pavillon, 3 p. m.: Christine Simolka, vocals, and René Wohlhauser, vocals and mandolin, play at the vernissage of the art exhibition "vielfältig". www.vielfaeltig.ch
  • November 2011: In the november issue of the "Schweizer Musikzeitung" appears a large interview with René Wohlhauser about the micro tonality under the title "Am Utopischen festhalten, um weiterzukommen".



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2010

  • 2010/1/10 (Sunday), Basel, Schmiedenhof, Im Schmiedenhof 10, 7.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (1/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/1/17 (Sunday), Bern, Ono, Kramgasse 6, 6 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (2/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/1/23 (Saturday), Zürich, Kulturhaus Helferei, Kirchgasse 13, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (3/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/1/30 (Saturday), Luzern, Marianischer Saal, Bahnhofstr. 18, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (4/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/2/9 (Tuesday), Berlin, concert serie "unerhörte Musik", Berliner Kabarett-Anstalt, Mehringdamm 34, Kreuzberg, 8.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (5/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/2/14 (Sunday), München, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Str. 5, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (6/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/2/20 (Saturday), Vienna, Alte Schmiede, Schönlaterngasse 9, 7 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (7/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 2010/2/27 (Saturday), London, The Warehouse, 13 Theed Street, 7 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2010 (8/8): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano and conductor) plays works by Klaus Huber ("Vida y muerte no son mundos contrarios" for soprano and cello (2007), lyrics by Octavio Paz), Heinz Holliger ("Contrechant sur le nom de Baudelaire" for clarinet solo (2007)), James Clarke ("Verstörung" for bass clarinet, cello and piano), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Nischen I" for soprano, piccolo, bass clarinet and cello (2009), lyrics by August Guido Holstein, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopetic lyrics for soprano, baritone, music speaker(s) and enlarged piano (2005), "Klavierquartett", version for flute, clarinet, cello and piano (1979/83-84, rev. 1987), "Iguur-Bley-Luup" on own onomatopoetic lyrics for soprano solo, soprano-baritone-duo and soprano with small ensemble (flute, clarinet and cello (2009)), WP).

  • 28th of April to 2nd of Mai 2010, Weimar: Egidius Streiff plays on the festival «XI. Weimarer Frühjahrstage für zeitgenössische Musik» imago 3 und 4 from the version for violin solo of "vocis imago" (1st of May).
  • 2010/5/2 (Sunday), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 3:30 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform works by Ludwig van Beethoven (piano sonata "Pathétique"), Pierre de la Rue (Duo from "Missa l'homme armé") and René Wohlhauser ("Blay" for soprano and baritone).
  • 2010/5/3 (Monday), Würzburg, Hochschule für Musik, Kammermusiksaal, 8 p. m.: "Neue Kompositionen für Flöte und Violine". Concert with Carin Levine and Egidius Streiff in cooperation with the "Studio für Neue Musik". Egidius Streiff plays "imago 6" from the version for violin solo from "vocis imago".
  • 2010/6/26 (Saturday), Lörrach, Stadtkirche am Burghof, 12.30 a. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform works by Schubert, Brahms, de la Rue and Wohlhauser. (Johannes Brahms: «Ständchen», «Wie Melodien zieht es mir», «Vergebliches Ständchen»; Franz Schubert: «Auf dem Wasser zu singen», «An die Musik», «Die Forelle»; Pierre de la Rue: «Pleni sunt coeli» from the mass «L’homme armé» for soprano and baritone; René Wohlhauser: «Blay» for soprano and baritone.)
  • 2010/9/5 (Sunday), Basel, Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 5 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform under the title "Neue Gesänge aus Europa" works by Jörg Widmann, Gerald Resch, György Kurtág, Giacinto Scelsi, Michael Jarrell, James Erber, Wolfgang Rihm, Wolfgang Motz and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2010/9/17 (Friday), Basel, Peterskirche, 8 p.m.: Concert for the 550 Years Anniversary of the University of Basel. Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano and baritone, perform works by Schubert, Brahms, de la Rue and Wohlhauser.

  • 2010/9/19 (Sunday), Basel, Adullam-Kapelle, Mittlere Straße 15, 2.30 p. m.: Igor Kombaratov plays a.o. the piece "Souvenirs de l'Occitanie" for clarinet solo by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2010/11/14 (Sunday), Arlesheim, Mehrzweckhalle Domplatzschulhaus, 5 p. m.: Christine Simolka and René Wohlhauser perform at the "Bühnete"-Festival a program for voices and mandolin. (Oldies: «California Dreamin'», «Country Roads», «The Night they drove old Dixie down», «Leaving on a Jetplane", «Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay» as well as «Lana Gana» by René Wohlhauser.)
  • 2010/11/21 (Sunday), Gelterkinden, Methodistenkirche, Matinée 11.30 Uhr: Christine Simolka, soprano, and Markus Stolz, piano, play a.o. "gelsüraga" by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2010/12/11 (Saturday), Flüelen, Musikakademie Uri: Christine Simolka, soprano, and Markus Stolz, piano, play a.o. "gelsüraga" by René Wohlhauser.



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2009

  • 2009/1/10, Basel, music hall QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (1/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/1/17, Bern, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 7.30 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (2/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/1/24, Zürich, Kulturhaus Helferei, Kirchgasse 13, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (3/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/1/31, Luzern, Marianischer Saal, Bahnhofstr. 18, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (4/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/2/15, München, Gasteig, Kleiner Konzertsaal, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 8 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (5/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/2/22, Berlin, Universität der Künste, Kammersaal, Fasanenstraße 1b, 6 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (6/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/2/28, Wien, Alte Schmiede, Schönlaterngasse 9, 7 p. m.: Polysono Tour 2009 (7/7): The Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler Kombaratov, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, and René Wohlhauser, piano and conducting) play works by Heinz Holliger ("Trema" for cello solo), Brian Ferneyhough (No. 4 from the "Études transcendantales" for soprano and flute), Ursula Seiler Kombaratov ("Gebot der Stunde" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello on lyrics by Hansheinrich Rütimann, WP) and René Wohlhauser ("Ly-Gue-Tin", for voice and piano, "Gedankenflucht" for cello and piano, "Sokrak" for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello and piano, WP).

  • 2009/3/8 (Sunday), Arlesheim, Ortsmuseum Trotte, 5 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, play works by Ludwig van Beethoven (Mondscheinsonate) and Wolfgang Rihm (from the "Lieder und Gesänge op. 1").
  • 2009/5/9 (Saturday), 7 p. m. Uhr, Jecklin-Forum, Rämistraße 30, 8001 Zürich: Under the title «Klassiker der Moderne (?)» Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, present works by Hans Werner Henze, Giacinto Scelsi, Luciano Berio, Helmut Lachenmann, Wolfgang Rihm, Klaus Huber, György Kurtág, Heinz Holliger and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2009/5/10 (Sunday), 5 p. m., Musiksaal QuBa, Bachlettenstraße 12, 4054 Basel: Under the title «Klassiker der Moderne (?)» Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, present works by Hans Werner Henze, Giacinto Scelsi, Luciano Berio, Helmut Lachenmann, Wolfgang Rihm, Klaus Huber, György Kurtág, Heinz Holliger and René Wohlhauser.

  • 2009/5/21 (Thursday), 8 p.m., Rorschacherberg am Bodensee, Schloß Wartegg: Egidius Streiff plays at the «violin summit» the world première of the version for violin solo of "vocis imago".
  • 2009/5/28 (Thursday), 10.30 p.m.: Swiss Radio DRS 2 broadcasts the recording of the concert of 2009/1/24 in the Helferei Zürich with the Ensemble Polysono. (See there for the program.)

  • 2009/5/29 (Friday), 8 p.m., Imprimerie, St. Johanns-Vorstadt 19, Basel: The pianist Moritz Ernst plays beside a world première by Andreas Pflüger the "Drei Stücke für Klavier" and "Nesut" for piano by René Wohlhauser.

  • 2009/6/19 (Friday), 7 p. m., Mondsee (Austria), Galerie Schloß Mondsee: Moritz Ernst plays "Nesut" for piano by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2009/6/27 (Saturday), 1.40 p. m., Lörrach, Stadtkirche am Burghof: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone. Program:
    • Three duets for soprano and baritone from the renaissance:
      • Pierre de la Rue: "Pleni sunt coeli" from "Missa de Feria"
      • Pierre de la Rue: "Pleni sunt coeli" from "Missa de Sancto Job"
      • Pierre de la Rue: "Pleni sunt coeli" from "Missa L’homme armé"
    • Franz Schubert: Four Lieder for soprano and piano (1823/1827/1828):
      • "Halt!"
      • "Der Lindenbaum"
      • "Auf dem Flusse"
      • "Die Post"
    • René Wohlhauser: From "Sechs Lieder auf Gedichte von Eichendorff" for soprano and piano (1976):
      • "Der Einsiedler"
      • "Wünschelrute"
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • "Ly-Gue-Tin" for voice and piano on own onomatopoetic lyrics
  • 2009/7/11 (Saturday), 7 p. m., Zepernick near Berlin, festival "XVII. Zepernicker Randspiele": Egidius Streiff plays "imago 3" from the version for violin solo of "vocis imago". www.randspiele.de
  • 2009/8/20 (Thursday): The Label "musiques suisses" released the CD "Grammont-Porträt" René Wohlhauser with chamber music works by René Wohlhauser:
    • 1) "carpe diem in beschleunigter Zeit" for string quartet (1998/99) 13’22’’, Arditti Quartett: Irvine Arditti, Greame Jennings, Violine; Ralf Ehlers, Viola; Rohan de Saram, Violoncello; Recording place: RSI Rete 2, Lugano, December 6, 2003; Recorded by Michael Rast
    • 2) "Entropía" per violoncello solo (1997/98) 12’15’’, Frank Cox, Violoncello; Recording place: Radiostudio Zürich, April 8, 2000; Recorded by Andreas Werner
    • 3) "Gedankenflucht" for violoncello and piano (1995) 14’31’’, Martin Jaggi, violoncello; Anton Kernjak, piano; Recording place: Radiostudio Zürich, April 21, 2008; Recorded by Andreas Werner
    • 4) "Die Auflösung der Zeit in Raum" for saxophon, percussion and piano (2000/01) 15’55’’, Trio Accanto: Marcus Weiss, saxophon; Christian Dierstein, percussion; Yukiko Sugawara, piano; Recording place: Musikakademie Basel, Neuer Saal, september 14, 2007; Recorded by Andreas Werner
    • 5) "Musik für Flöte" (2002) 7’14’’, Tabea Resin, flute; Recording place: Studio Bättwil, July 11, 2007; Recorded by Christian Seiffert
    • 6) "Quantenströmung" for flute, viola and harp (1996) 13’37’’, Sabeth Trio Basel: Matthias Ebner, flute; Markus Wieser, viola; Sarah O’Brien, harp; Recording place: Radiostudio Zürich, february 13, 2009; Recorded by Andreas Werner
    • 7) "Rachearie" from the opera "Gantenbein", arranged for soprano and piano (2004) 1’45’’, Christine Simolka, soprano; René Wohlhauser, piano; Recording place: Studio Bättwil, october 22, 2005, Recorded by: Christian Seiffert
    • T.T.: 79’00’’
    • Bestell-Nr.: MGB CTS-M 117
    • Eine Koproduktion mit Schweizer Radio DRS 2
    • «MUSIQUES SUISSES/Grammont Portrait» ist die CD-Reihe der Arbeitsgemeinschaft zur Förderung schweizerischer Musik: Migros Kulturprozent, Radio DRS 2, Pro Helvetia, Schweizerischer Tonkünstlerverein, SUISA-Stiftung für Musik.
    • © 2009 und P 2009 Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund · Direktion Kultur und Soziales · CH-8031 Zürich


Grammont-Porträt René Wohlhauser

  • 2009/8/30 (Sunday), 8 p. m., Basel, Kulturpavillon am Zoll Otterbach, Freiburgerstr. 80: Among other authors René Wohlhauser reads in the with 100 people packed Kulturpavillon under the title "Die Poesie des Büroproletariats" an episode from his novel which is in hand. Subsequently a round of critics discuss the texts (Guy Krneta, author, Katrin Eckert, director litterature house Basel, Martin Zingg, author, Andreas Mauz, literary critic).
  • 2009/9/19, 5 p. m., Lausanne, Konservatorium: At the Schweizerisches Tonkünstlerfest Aleksander Gabrys (voice) and Simone Keller (piano) perform "sulla tastiera" for music speaking voice and keyboard player (2005).
  • 2009/10/29 (Thursday), 10.05 p. m.: The Bayerische Rundfunk broadcasts in "BR-Klassik" a part of the concert recording with the ensemble Polysono in the Gasteig Munich: "Trema" by Heinz Holliger and "Sokrak" by René Wohlhauser. (Program "Horizonte".)
  • 2009/11/5 (Thursday), 10.30 p. m.: Swiss Radio DRS 2 broadcasts two works by René Wohlhauser: "carpe diem in beschleunigter Zeit", performed by the Arditti string quartet, and "Quantenströmung", performed by the Sabeth Trio Basel. (Program "Neue Schweizer Musik auf CD".)
  • 2009/11/14 (Saturday), 7 p. m., Basel, Schmiedenhof: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, baritone, play at the 75 year jubilee of the SMPV Nordwestschweiz:
    • Pierre de la Rue:
      • "Pleni sunt coeli" from "Missa L’homme armé" for soprano and baritone
    • René Wohlhauser:
      • A contemporary transcription of Pierre de la Rue's "Pleni sunt coeli" for soprano and baritone
      • "gelsüraga" for soprano and piano on own onomatopoetic lyrics
      • "hang gomeka" for soprano and piano on own onomatopoetic lyrics



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2008

  • 2008/1/11, Basel, Gare du Nord, Schwarzwaldallee 200, 8 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (1/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/1/13, Bern, Konservatorium, Kramgasse 36, 6 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (2/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/1/20, Zürich, Jecklin-Forum, Rämistraße 30, 6 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (3/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/1/27, Luzern, Marianischer Saal, Bahnhofstr. 18, 6 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (4/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/2/10, München, Gasteig, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 8 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (5/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/2/17, Berlin, Universität der Künste, Kammersaal, Fasanenstraße 1b, 6 p.m.: Polysono Tour 2008 (6/6): Contemporary music with the Ensemble Polysono (Christine Simolka, soprano, Ursula Seiler, flute, Igor Kombaratov, clarinet, Markus Stolz, cello, René Wohlhauser, piano). Works by Rihm, Holliger, Seiler, Ferneyhough and Wohlhauser (world première of "Studie über Zustände und Zeitprozesse" for flute and piano and "'Srang" for soprano, flute, clarinet and cello).

  • 2008/2/28: Swiss Radio DRS 2 broadcasts from 10.35 to 12.00 p.m. the recording of the concert from the 2008/1/13 in the Konservatorium Bern.

  • 2008/4/6: Arlesheim, Ortsmuseum Trotte: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, perform works by Ludwig van Beethoven (piano sonata no. 1, op. 2, no.1 and various Lieder) and by René Wohlhauser (world première of a new work for soprano and piano).
  • 2008/4/24: Basel, Schule für Gestaltung, 6.00 p.m.: Vernissage of the book "Komponisten in Basel".
  • 2008/5/18: Perrefitte near Moutier, Galerie Selz Art Contemporain, 2.30 p.m.: The ensemble "vvv-trio.ch" (Lionel Zürcher, Violin, Rolf Dieter Gangel, Viola, and Erich Plüss, Cello) perform the world première of a new string trio by René Wohlhauser.
  • 2008/5/19: Biel, Farrel-Saal, Oberer Quai 12, 8 p.m.: Second performance of the string trio.
  • 2008/5/22: Basel, Gundeldingerfeld, Dornacherstraße 192, Querfeldhalle, 7.00 p. m.: World première of a new work for voice(s) and piano, performed by Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano. In addition René Wohlhauser plays the piano sonata no. 1, op. 2, no. 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven and own variations on "The House of the Rising Sun" for piano as well as two Riffs für saxophon and piano together with Andrea Formenti, saxophon.

  • 2008/6/1: Basel, Gare du Nord, Schwarzwaldallee 200, 8.00 p. m.: "Between composition and improvisation". World première of new works for percussion solo (performed by Matthias Würsch) and saxophon solo (performed by Marcus Weiss). Performance of "Entropía" for cello solo (by Markus Stolz) and "gelsüraga" and "hang gomeka" for soprano and piano (by Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano). Improvisations on the structures of the composed pieces.

  • 2008/6/28: Lörrach, Stadtkirche am Burghof, 11.30 a.m. / 1.40 p.m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano. Program:
    • Duets for soprano and baritone from the Renaissance
    • Beethoven: "Marmotte", "Der Kuß" und "Flohlied" for soprano and piano
    • Schubert: "Geheimes", "Lachen und Weinen" for soprano and piano
    • Wohlhauser: Drei Lieder on lyrics by Eichendorff for soprano and piano.
    • Wohlhauser: "hang gomeka" for soprano and piano
  • 2008/9/12: Basel, on the Rhein: concert as closed event of the Gewerbeverband Basel-Stadt.
  • 2008/9/21: Basel, music hall QuBa, Bachlettenstr. 12, 4054 Basel, 5 p.m.: Die Persiflage, Jokes, humor and irony in the music of Renaissance, Classical Age, Contemporary Music and of the Jazz as well as in litterature:
    • 1st part: Hidden text persiflage? Pierre de la Rue: "Pleni sunt coeli" for two voices
    • 2nd Part: The classical persiflage: Ludwig van Beethoven: "Der Kuß" and "Flohlied" for soprano and piano.
    • 3rd part: The modern persiflage: Mia Schmidt: "Zur Ruhe kommen" for soprano and piano (world première)
    • René Wohlhauser: Integral performance of the cycle "Sulawedische Lieder, Gesänge und Vokalstücke" on own onomatopoetical texts for soprano, baritone, music speaking voices and piano:
      • "gelsüraga" for sopran and piano
      • "hang gomeka" for sopran and piano
      • "suragimanä" for sopran and piano (world première)
      • "flutching music", for music speaking voices (world première)
      • "sulla tastiera" for music speaking voicers and keyboard (world première)
      • "Ausklang for low piano" (world première)
    • 4th part: The litterarical persiflage: "Die Geburt der Lautpoesie im Unterrichtszimmer", lecture from the novel manuscript "Heinrich K. oder das Alphabet der Psychokosmologie".
    • 5th part: Outside, cliché-persiflages from the other musical domain: "21 variations on the Old Time Jazz" for piano. A musical persiflage. (world première)
    • "Jazz-Vokalduett" for soprano and baritone (world première)
  • 2008/10/31: Basel, GGG-Bibliothek Gundeldingen, Gundeldingerfeld, Dornacherstr. 192, 6 p.m.: Vernissage of the catalogue concerning the concert of 2008/5/22.
  • 2008/11/29: Basel, Kunsthalle, 7 P.M.: Vernissage of the exhibition "Regionale 09", in which the graphical cryptograms of René Wohlhauser are exposed. (2008/11/30 to 2009/1/4.)



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2007

  • 2007/1/5: Zürich, Jecklin Forum, 7.00 p.m.: Contemporary music with Christine Simolka, soprano, Tabea Resin, flute and René Wohlhauser, piano. Works by Olivier Messiaen, Luciano Berio, Heinz Holliger, Brian Ferneyhough and René Wohlhauser (world première of "Mira schinak" for soprano, flute and piano).

  • 2007/1/7: Basel, Quartierzentrum Bachletten, 5.00 p.m.: Contemporary music with Christine Simolka, soprano, Tabea Resin, flute and René Wohlhauser, piano. Works by Olivier Messiaen, Luciano Berio, Heinz Holliger, Brian Ferneyhough and René Wohlhauser (world première of "Mira schinak" for soprano, flute and piano).

  • 2007/1/30: Basel, Music Academy, Großer Saal, 20.15 Uhr: Martin Tchiba plays "Drei Stücke für Klavier".
  • 2007/2/7: Basel, Music Academy, Haus Kleinbasel, 12.30 a.m.: Old and new Lieder by Franz Schubert, Gustav Mahler, Heinz Holliger and René Wohlhauser played by Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano.

  • 2007/3/21: Basel, Elisabethenkirche, 12.15 a.m.: Old and new Lieder by Franz Schubert, Gustav Mahler, Heinz Holliger and René Wohlhauser played by Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano.

  • 2007/4/17: Basel, Großer Saal of the Music Academy, 8.15 p.m.: Hans-Jürg Rickenbacher, tenor, and Benjamin Bunch, guitar, play the world première of "mikka resna" on own phonetic lyrics.

  • 2007/4/29: Arlesheim, Ortsmuseum Trotte, 5.00 p.m. Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano:
    • Wolfgang Rihm (*1952): "Untergang" from "Gesänge op. 1" (1969) for soprano and piano
    • René Wohlhauser (*1954): "Drei Stücke für Klavier" (1986/87) for piano solo
    • René Wohlhauser: Variations on "The House of the Rising Sun" (2006) for piano solo
    • Anonimo: "O leggiadri occhi belli" for soprano and piano
    • Alessandro Stradella (ca. 1645-1681): "Se nel ben" for soprano and piano
    • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-1736): "Se tu m'ami, se sospiri" for soprano and piano
  • 2007/5/22: Basel, Gare du Nord, 8.00 p.m.: The piece "Duometrie" for flute and bass clarinet is played by the Ensemble Laboratorium within the series of ISCM concerts.

  • 2007/6/16: Basel, Münstersaal (Bischofshof), 3.30 p.m:
    • Wolfgang Amadé Mozart (1756-1791): Violinsonate Nr. 10 in B-Dur, KV 378 (1781), 1. Satz (Sviad Gamsachurdia, Violine, und René Wohlhauser, Klavier)
    • Ursula Seiler (*1973): 12 Miniaturen (2001/03/06) (Ursula Seiler, Flöte, und Igor Kombaratov, Klarinette)
    • René Wohlhauser (*1954): Drei Stücke für Klavier (1986/87) (René Wohlhauser, Klavier)
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828): Geheimes (1821)
    • Franz Schubert: Lachen und Weinen (1823) (Christine Simolka, Sopran, und René Wohlhauser, Klavier)
  • 2007/6/23: Lörrach, Burghof, 1.00 p.m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano:
    • Andreas Hammerschmidt (1611-1675): Kunst des Küssens (1642)
    • Adam Krieger (1634-1666): Der Augen Schein (1667)
    • Anonimo: O Leggiadri Occhi Belli
    • Alessandro Stradella (1645-81): Se Nel Ben
    • Franz Schubert (1797-1828): Geheimes (1821)
    • Franz Schubert: Lachen und Weinen (1823)
    • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976), aus Folksong Arrangements: The Sally Gardens (1943)
    • René Wohlhauser (*1954): Der Einsiedler (1976)
    • René Wohlhauser: Frische Fahrt (1976)
    • René Wohlhauser: Wünschelrute (1976)
  • 2007/6/26: Zürich, Theater Rigiblick (Germaniastr. 99), 8 p.m.: Tabea Resin plays "Musik für Flöte solo" (2002).
  • 2007/9/30: Basel, Quartierzentrum Bachletten, 5 p.m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, mandolin, baritone, perform under the title "Die Dynamik der Gegensätze. Komposition, Improvisation, Paraphrase und Variation" works by Pierre de la Rue, Andreas Hammerschmidt, Franz Schubert, Wolfgang Rihm and René Wohlhauser, as well as improvisations and arrangements in various styles, completed by a reading out of a novel by René Wohlhauser.

  • 2007/10/12: Wilen/Sarnen, Atelier Schürstr. 5, 7.30 p.m.: Markus Stolz plays "Entropía" for Cello solo (1997/98) at the Vernissage of Guschti Meyer.
  • 2007/11/3: Basel, Schmiedenhof, 7 p. m.: Christine Simolka, soprano, and René Wohlhauser, piano, play at the Konzertmarathon SMPV Nordwestschweiz Lieder by Pierre de la Rue, Andreas Hammerschmidt, Franz Schubert, Wolfgang Rihm and René Wohlhauser, as well as improvisations and arrangements in various styles.

  • 2007/11/11: Sissach, Tee-Raum (Hauptstr. 63), Matinée 11 a.m.: Markus Stolz plays "Entropía" for Cello solo (1997/98).



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2006

  • 2006/9/10: Brienz, Geigenbauschule, 5.00 p.m.: Christine Simolka, soprano and René Wohlhauser, piano, play under the title "Lieder der Romantik ~ Kontrapunkt der Gegenwart", eight Lieder from the cycle "Die schöne Müllerin" by Franz Schubert and the cycle "Frauenliebe und -leben" by Robert Schumann which consists of eight Lieder, too. Between them they will play some Lieder by Gustav Mahler and by René Wohlhauser, one of them as world première.

  • 2006/9/24: Basel, Quartierzentrum Bachletten, 5.00 p.m.: Christine Simolka, soprano and René Wohlhauser, piano, play under the title "Lieder der Romantik ~ Kontrapunkt der Gegenwart", eight Lieder from the cycle "Die schöne Müllerin" by Franz Schubert and the cycle "Frauenliebe und -leben" by Robert Schumann which consists of eight Lieder, too. Between them they will play some Lieder by Heinz Holliger and by René Wohlhauser, one of them as world première.