Georges Aperghis

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Georges Aperghis
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Greek composer (born 1945 in Athens, Greece). Son of the Greek sculptor Αχιλλέας Απέργης. In 1963 he settled in Paris where he took up musical studies. Most of his works demonstrate his fascination with the relationship between music, words and theatrical gesture.
Selected works: Graffitis for percussionist (1980), Quatre récitations for cello (1980), Liebestod, opera (based on Bettina Brentano's letters to Goethe; 1981), L'Echarpe rouge, opera (after A. Badiou; 1984), Le Coup de foudre for percussion (1985), Conversations (1985), Enumerations (1988), Triangle carré for string quartet and percussion trio (1989), Jojo, instrumental theatre (1990), Déclamations for baritone, bass clarinet and orchestra (1990), H, litanie musicale et égalitaire, stage music (1992), Sextet for Five Female Voices and Cello (1993), L'Adieu for contralto and large orchestra (1994), Cello Sonata (1994), Tristes tropiques, opera (libretto by C. Clément after C. Lévi-Strauss; 1997), Die Hamletmaschine - oratorio for soloists, choir, percussion and instrumental ensemble (2000), Machinations, musical spectacle for four women and computer (2000), Petrrohl for six voices (2001).
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6521.009 Georges Aperghis - Le Piano Préparé album art Christian Ivaldi - G. Aperghis* / Ph. Capdenat* Christian Ivaldi - G. Aperghis* / Ph. Capdenat* - Le Piano Préparé(LP, Album) Philips 6521.009 France 1970 Sell This Version
HM 5135 Georges Aperghis - Récitations album art Georges Aperghis - Martine Viard Georges Aperghis - Martine Viard - Récitations (Album) Harmonia Mundi HM 5135 France 1983 Sell This Version
201992 Georges Aperghis - Simulacre 1 . A Bout De Bras . Les Sept Crimes De L'amour . Cinq Couplets . Il Gigante Golia . 280 Mesure Pour Clarinette album art Georges Aperghis, Ensemble Accroche-Note* Georges Aperghis, Ensemble Accroche-Note* - Simulacre 1 . A Bout De Bras . Les Sept Crimes De L'amour . Cinq Couplets . Il Gigante Golia . 280 Mesure Pour Clarinette(CD, Album) Accord 201992 France 1992 Sell This Version
2CD 476 1635 Georges Aperghis - Simulacres  album art Georges Aperghis Simulacres (2xCD, Album) Accord 2CD 476 1635 France 1992 Sell This Version
MFA 216004 Georges Aperghis - Sextuor - L'origine des espèces album art Georges Aperghis Sextuor - L'origine des espèces(CD, Album) MFA - Radio France MFA 216004 France 1995 Sell This Version
TE008, TE 008 ND 214 Georges Aperghis - Parcours album art G. Aperghis* / C. Brahem* / J.P. Drouet* G. Aperghis* / C. Brahem* / J.P. Drouet* - Parcours(CD, Album) Transes Européennes, Transes Européennes TE008, TE 008 ND 214 France 1995 Sell This Version
TE014 Georges Aperghis - Triptyque album art Georges Aperghis, Gaston Sylvestre, Brigitte Sylvestre Georges Aperghis, Gaston Sylvestre, Brigitte Sylvestre - Triptyque(CD, Album) Transes Européennes TE014 France 1998 Sell This Version
ZZT 020501 Georges Aperghis - Musique De Chambre album art Georges Aperghis Musique De Chambre(CD, Album) Musique Française d'Aujourd'hui ZZT 020501 France 2002 Sell This Version
CYP5607 Georges Aperghis - Ictus Live [Die Hamletmaschine-Oratorio] album art Georges Aperghis | Ictus (2) Georges Aperghis | Ictus (2) - Ictus Live [Die Hamletmaschine-Oratorio](CD, Album) Cypres CYP5607 Belgium 2002 Sell This Version
472 916-2 Georges Aperghis - Machinations. Spectacle Musical Pour Quatre Femmes Et Ordinateur album art Georges Aperghis - Sylvie Levesque, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Sylvie Sacoun, Geneviève Strosser, Olivier Pasquet Georges Aperghis - Sylvie Levesque, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Sylvie Sacoun, Geneviève Strosser, Olivier Pasquet - Machinations. Spectacle Musical Pour Quatre Femmes Et Ordinateur(CD) Accord 472 916-2 France 2002 Sell This Version
CDO0426 Georges Aperghis - Tingel Tangel / Jactations album art Georges Aperghis Tingel Tangel / Jactations(CD) Vand'Oeuvre CDO0426 France 2003 Sell This Version
ASCP 0506 Georges Aperghis - Ensemble De Violoncelles album art Aperghis*, Globokar*, Pascal*, Roy*, Xenakis* Aperghis*, Globokar*, Pascal*, Roy*, Xenakis* - Ensemble De Violoncelles(CD) Ameson ASCP 0506 France 2005 Sell This Version
CYP5621 Georges Aperghis - Avis De Tempête album art Georges Aperghis - Ictus (2) Georges Aperghis - Ictus (2) - Avis De Tempête(SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel) Cypres CYP5621 Belgium 2005 Sell This Version
WWE 1CD 20270 Georges Aperghis - 14 Récitations album art Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac - 14 Récitations(CD, Album) col legno WWE 1CD 20270 Austria 2006 Sell This Version
0012942KAI Georges Aperghis - Crosswind / Alter Ego / Rasch / Volte-face / Signaux album art Georges Aperghis - Geneviève Strosser, XASAX Georges Aperghis - Geneviève Strosser, XASAX - Crosswind / Alter Ego / Rasch / Volte-face / Signaux(CD) Kairos 0012942KAI Austria 2009 Sell This Version
NEOS 10912 Georges Aperghis - Works For Piano album art Georges Aperghis - Nicolas Hodges Georges Aperghis - Nicolas Hodges - Works For Piano(SACD, Multichannel, Album) NEOS, Fundación BBVA NEOS 10912 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
WER 6851-2 Georges Aperghis - Sprechgesänge | Speech Songs album art MusikFabrik - Jonathan Harvey | Beat Furrer | Georges Aperghis | Unsuk Chin MusikFabrik - Jonathan Harvey | Beat Furrer | Georges Aperghis | Unsuk Chin - Sprechgesänge | Speech Songs(CD) Wergo WER 6851-2 Germany 2010 Sell This Version
0013222KAI Georges Aperghis - Contretemps / SEESAW / Parlando / Teeter-totter  album art Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Uli Fussenegger, Klangforum Wien, Emilio Pomárico, Sylvain Cambreling Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Uli Fussenegger, Klangforum Wien, Emilio Pomárico, Sylvain Cambreling - Contretemps / SEESAW / Parlando / Teeter-totter (CD, Album) Kairos 0013222KAI Germany 2012 Sell This Version
CYP5625 Georges Aperghis - Wölfli-Kantata album art Georges Aperghis Wölfli-Kantata(CD, Album) Cypres CYP5625 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
NEOS 11411-14 Georges Aperghis - Donaueschinger Musiktage 2013 album art Aperghis* - Lang* - Manoury* - Poppe* - Posadas* - Zimmermann* Aperghis* - Lang* - Manoury* - Poppe* - Posadas* - Zimmermann* - Donaueschinger Musiktage 2013(4xSACD, Hybrid, Multichannel) Neos NEOS 11411-14 Germany 2014 Sell This Version
umfr-cd15 Georges Aperghis - Tourbillons / 14 Récitations Pour Voix Seule album art Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Olivier Cadiot Georges Aperghis, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Olivier Cadiot - Tourbillons / 14 Récitations Pour Voix Seule(2xCD, Album) Umlaut Records umfr-cd15 France 2015 Sell This Version
STR 37059 Georges Aperghis - Duals album art Fedele*, Ohana*, Aperghis* - Simone Beneventi, Andrea Rebaudengo Fedele*, Ohana*, Aperghis* - Simone Beneventi, Andrea Rebaudengo - Duals(CD, Album) Stradivarius STR 37059 Italy 2016 Sell This Version
WER 7358 2 Georges Aperghis - Funambules album art Georges Aperghis, Rolf Riehm, Johannes Schöllhorn, Stefan Prins, Trio Accanto Georges Aperghis, Rolf Riehm, Johannes Schöllhorn, Stefan Prins, Trio Accanto - Funambules(CD, Album) WERGO WER 7358 2 Germany 2016 Sell This Version
STR 37058 Georges Aperghis - Two Pianos album art Aperghis*, Castiglioni*, Dufourt*, Ligeti*, Sciarrino*, Alfonso Alberti, Anna D'Errico Aperghis*, Castiglioni*, Dufourt*, Ligeti*, Sciarrino*, Alfonso Alberti, Anna D'Errico - Two Pianos(CD, Album) Stradivarius STR 37058 Italy 2017 Sell This Version
NEOS 11728 Georges Aperghis - Musica Viva 28 : Concerto Pour Accordéon, Six Études album art Georges Aperghis, Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks* Georges Aperghis, Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks* - Musica Viva 28 : Concerto Pour Accordéon, Six Études(SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel, Album) Neos NEOS 11728 Germany 2017 Sell This Version