Ursula Holliger

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Swiss classical harp player and educator, born 8 June 1937 in Basel, Switzerland and died 21 January 2014 in Basel, Switzerland. She was married to Heinz Holliger.
She studied in Basel and Brussels. She has appeared as a soloist all over Europe, the USA and in Japan. She has performed with many orchestras including the Concertgebouw-Orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the English Chamber Orchestra and "I Musici". Countless contemporary works have been dedicated to her or were first performed by her (F. Martin, H.W. Henze, E. Krenek, A. Jolivet, T. Takemitsu, E. Denisow, H. Holliger, K. Huber and others). She has made several records with harp compositions from every age of music.
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Albums

LP 30-208 Ursula Holliger - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (II) album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (II) Claves LP 30-208 Switzerland 1969 Sell This Version
LP 30-207/208 Ursula Holliger - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (I) •  Konzert G-dur KV 313 •  Andante C-dur KV 315 •  Rondo D-dur KV 184 Anhang •  Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (II) Konzert D-dur KV 314 •  Konzert C-dur (Flöte Und Harfe) KV 299 album art Mozart*, Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne Mozart*, Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (I) • Konzert G-dur KV 313 • Andante C-dur KV 315 • Rondo D-dur KV 184 Anhang • Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester (II) Konzert D-dur KV 314 • Konzert C-dur (Flöte Und Harfe) KV 299(2xLP, Album) Claves LP 30-207/208 Switzerland 1969 Sell This Version
PH 6859 588 Ursula Holliger - Handel: Harfenkonzert, Op.4 Nr.6 / Vivaldi: Konzert Für Vier Violinen H-moll, Fv IV - Konzert Für Zwei Mandolinen G-dur, Fv V / Bach: Konzert Für Oboe Und Violine Bwv 1060 album art Ursula Holliger, Gino Del Vescovo, Tommaso Ruta, Leo Driehuys, Roberto Michelucci, I Musici, Händel*, Vivaldi*, Bach* Ursula Holliger, Gino Del Vescovo, Tommaso Ruta, Leo Driehuys, Roberto Michelucci, I Musici, Händel*, Vivaldi*, Bach* - Handel: Harfenkonzert, Op.4 Nr.6 / Vivaldi: Konzert Für Vier Violinen H-moll, Fv IV - Konzert Für Zwei Mandolinen G-dur, Fv V / Bach: Konzert Für Oboe Und Violine Bwv 1060 Ex Libris, Grammoclub Ex Libris PH 6859 588 Switzerland 1972 Sell This Version
2530 407 Ursula Holliger - Miniatur II album art Toru Takemitsu - Ursula Holliger & Heinz Holliger · Aurèle Nicolet · Tadamaro Ohno · Basel-Ensemble · Jürg Wyttenbach Toru Takemitsu - Ursula Holliger & Heinz Holliger · Aurèle Nicolet · Tadamaro Ohno · Basel-Ensemble · Jürg Wyttenbach - Miniatur II(LP, Comp) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 407 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
P 708 Ursula Holliger - Werke Für Flöte Und Harfe album art Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger - Werke Für Flöte Und Harfe (Album) Claves P 708 Switzerland 1977 Sell This Version
573, Disco 573 Ursula Holliger - Harfe Und Violine album art Louis Spohr, Ursula Holliger, Thomas Füri Louis Spohr, Ursula Holliger, Thomas Füri - Harfe Und Violine(LP) Jecklin-Disco, Jecklin-Disco 573, Disco 573 Switzerland 1983 Sell This Version
D-VCL 9064 Ursula Holliger - Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra / Double Concerto For Oboe, Harp And Chamber Orchestra album art Richard Strauss / Witold Lutoslawski - Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra - Michael Gielen Richard Strauss / Witold Lutoslawski - Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra - Michael Gielen - Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra / Double Concerto For Oboe, Harp And Chamber Orchestra (Album) Vox Cum Laude D-VCL 9064 US 1984 Sell This Version
JD 573-2 Ursula Holliger - Sonates Concertantes  album art Louis Spohr, Ursula Holliger, Thomas Füri Louis Spohr, Ursula Holliger, Thomas Füri - Sonates Concertantes (CD, Album) Jecklin Edition JD 573-2 Switzerland 1986 Sell This Version
CD 50-280 Ursula Holliger - Französische Meisterwerke Für Harfe - Chefs-D'Œuvres Français Pour Harpe album art Ursula Holliger, Debussy*, Ravel*, Caplet* Ursula Holliger, Debussy*, Ravel*, Caplet* - Französische Meisterwerke Für Harfe - Chefs-D'Œuvres Français Pour Harpe (Album) Claves CD 50-280 Switzerland 1987 Sell This Version
150023-1 Ursula Holliger - Harfenkonzerte album art Louis Spohr, W. A. Mozart*, Christoph Poppen, Ursula Holliger, Aurèle Nicolet, English Chamber Orchestra / Heinz Holliger Louis Spohr, W. A. Mozart*, Christoph Poppen, Ursula Holliger, Aurèle Nicolet, English Chamber Orchestra / Heinz Holliger - Harfenkonzerte (Album) Novalis, Novalis 150023-1 Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
510 058 Ursula Holliger - Saudades album art Ursula Holliger, Barbara Sutter, Kammerorchester Serenata Basel, Johannes Schlaefli Ursula Holliger, Barbara Sutter, Kammerorchester Serenata Basel, Johannes Schlaefli - Saudades(CD) Pan Classics 510 058 Switzerland 1992 Sell This Version
434 105-2 Ursula Holliger - Concertos - Chamber Music album art Martinů*, Honegger*, Martin*, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Aurèle Nicolet, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Sir Neville Marriner Martinů*, Honegger*, Martin*, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Aurèle Nicolet, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Sir Neville Marriner - Concertos - Chamber Music(CD) Philips 434 105-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
CD 50-9603 Ursula Holliger - Recital For Two Harps album art Ursula Holliger, Catherine Eisenhofer*, Franck*, Debussy*, Schumann*, Viotti*, Mendelssohn*, Fauré* Ursula Holliger, Catherine Eisenhofer*, Franck*, Debussy*, Schumann*, Viotti*, Mendelssohn*, Fauré* - Recital For Two Harps(CD) Claves CD 50-9603 Switzerland 1996 Sell This Version
446 095-2 Ursula Holliger - Inner Song: Chamber Music By Elliott Carter, Heinz Holliger, Sándor Veress album art András Schiff, Heinz Holliger, Klaus Thunemann, Ursula Holliger, Radovan Vlatkovic*, Felix Renggli, Elmar Schmid András Schiff, Heinz Holliger, Klaus Thunemann, Ursula Holliger, Radovan Vlatkovic*, Felix Renggli, Elmar Schmid - Inner Song: Chamber Music By Elliott Carter, Heinz Holliger, Sándor Veress(CD, Album) Philips Classics 446 095-2 Germany 1997 Sell This Version
XL 172 601 Hans Werner Henze, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Collegium Musicum Zürich, Paul Sacher Hans Werner Henze, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Collegium Musicum Zürich, Paul Sacher - Doppio Concerto Per Oboe, Arpa Ed Archi - Fantasia Für Streicher - Sonte Per Archi(LP) Ex Libris, Grammoclub Ex Libris XL 172 601 Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version
92 914 Ursula Holliger - Oboensonaten album art Händel*, Vivaldi*, J. S. Bach*, C. Ph. E. Bach*, Heinz Holliger, Edith Picht-Axenfeld, Ursula Holliger, Marçal Cervera, Rama Jucker Händel*, Vivaldi*, J. S. Bach*, C. Ph. E. Bach*, Heinz Holliger, Edith Picht-Axenfeld, Ursula Holliger, Marçal Cervera, Rama Jucker - Oboensonaten(LP) Orbis (2) 92 914 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
839 787 LY Ursula Holliger - Works For Oboe & Harp album art Rossini*, Rust*, Bochsa*, C.Ph.E. Bach*, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger Rossini*, Rust*, Bochsa*, C.Ph.E. Bach*, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger - Works For Oboe & Harp Philips 839 787 LY Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
LP 30-407 Ursula Holliger - Concertante Nr. 1 In G-dur Für Violine, Harfe Und Orchester / Sonate In Es-dur Op. 113 Für Flöte Und Harfe album art Louis Spohr - Ursula Holliger , Harfe Hansheinz Schneeberger , Violine Peter-Lukas Graf , Flöte, Leitung English Chamber Orchestra Louis Spohr - Ursula Holliger , Harfe Hansheinz Schneeberger , Violine Peter-Lukas Graf , Flöte, Leitung English Chamber Orchestra - Concertante Nr. 1 In G-dur Für Violine, Harfe Und Orchester / Sonate In Es-dur Op. 113 Für Flöte Und Harfe Claves LP 30-407 Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version
WER 60 025 Ursula Holliger - Sonate Für Flöte, Viola Und Harfe - Sonate Für Violine Und Klavier - Sonate Für Violoncello Und Klavier album art Debussy* / Aurèle Nicolet, Ulrich Koch, Ursula Holliger, Saschko Gawriloff, Maria Bergmann, Siegfried Palm Debussy* / Aurèle Nicolet, Ulrich Koch, Ursula Holliger, Saschko Gawriloff, Maria Bergmann, Siegfried Palm - Sonate Für Flöte, Viola Und Harfe - Sonate Für Violine Und Klavier - Sonate Für Violoncello Und Klavier WERGO WER 60 025 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
3C 315 X Ursula Holliger - Works For Flute And Orchestra Volume 2 album art W.A. Mozart* - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra* W.A. Mozart* - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra* - Works For Flute And Orchestra Volume 2(LP, Album) Three Centuries Of Musick 3C 315 X UK Unknown Sell This Version
6540 263 Ursula Holliger - Concerto Per Arpa - 3 Concerti Grossi Op.6 album art Haendel*, I Musici Arpa Ursula Holliger Haendel*, I Musici Arpa Ursula Holliger - Concerto Per Arpa - 3 Concerti Grossi Op.6(LP) Fontana 6540 263 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

442 592-2 Ursula Holliger - 4 Flute Concertos / 2 Oboe Concertos / 1 Solo For Harp album art Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Aurèle Nicolet, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, David Zinman, Raymond Leppard, Rama Jucker Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Aurèle Nicolet, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, David Zinman, Raymond Leppard, Rama Jucker - 4 Flute Concertos / 2 Oboe Concertos / 1 Solo For Harp (Comp) Philips Classics 442 592-2 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
468 191-2 Ursula Holliger - Flute & Oboe Concertos album art C.P.E. Bach* - Aurèle Nicolet, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, David Zinman, Heinz Holliger, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard, Ursula Holliger C.P.E. Bach* - Aurèle Nicolet, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, David Zinman, Heinz Holliger, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard, Ursula Holliger - Flute & Oboe Concertos(CD, Comp) Philips Classics 468 191-2 Germany Unknown Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

CL 1002 Ursula Holliger - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester II album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Peter-Lukas Graf, Ursula Holliger, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne - Die Werke Für Flöte Und Orchester II(Cass) Claves CL 1002 Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version