Johannes Kalitzke

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Born 1959 in Cologne, German composer of mostly orchestral, chamber, choral, and vocal works, also active as a conductor.

He studied church music from 1974-76, then composition with York Höller, conducting with Wolfgang von der Nahmer and piano with Aloys Kontarsky at the Musikhochschule Köln from 1978-81. He studied at IRCAM in 1982-83, and also studied composition privately with Vinko Globokar while in Paris and electronic music with Hans Ulrich Humpert at the Musikhochschule Köln at the same time.
Numerous ensembles and orchestras have commissioned him.
A conductor since 1984, he is renowned for his interpretations of both classical and new music, with ensembles such as Collegium Novum Zürich, Ensemble Recherche, Klangforum Wien, and most especially MusikFabrik, which he co-founded in 1991 and served as its artistic director and conductor from 1991-97.
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Johannes Kalitzke Discography Tracks

Albums

WER 6512-2 Johannes Kalitzke - Macchina D'Autunno / Tübingen, Jänner / Das Labyrinth Der Lieder album art Johannes Kalitzke Macchina D'Autunno / Tübingen, Jänner / Das Labyrinth Der Lieder(CD, Album) WERGO, Deutscher Musikrat WER 6512-2 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
999 164-2 Johannes Kalitzke - Orchestral Music (Pro Et Contra · Märchenbild · Concordanza) album art Sofia Gubaidulina - Radio-Philharmonie Hannover Des NDR, Johannes Kalitzke, Bernhard Klee Sofia Gubaidulina - Radio-Philharmonie Hannover Des NDR, Johannes Kalitzke, Bernhard Klee - Orchestral Music (Pro Et Contra · Märchenbild · Concordanza)(CD) cpo 999 164-2 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
999 360-2 Johannes Kalitzke - Secret Theatre - Ritual Fragment - Nenia: The Death Of Orpheus album art Harrison Birtwistle - Rosemary Hardy, Musikfabrik NRW*, Johannes Kalitzke Harrison Birtwistle - Rosemary Hardy, Musikfabrik NRW*, Johannes Kalitzke - Secret Theatre - Ritual Fragment - Nenia: The Death Of Orpheus(CD, Album) cpo 999 360-2 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
74321 46508 2 Johannes Kalitzke - Symphony No.1 • Yigdal Cantata • Chamber Pieces I & II album art Stefan Wolpe - NDR Symphony Orchestra*Johannes KalitzkeNDR Choir*H. Neumann* Stefan Wolpe - NDR Symphony Orchestra*Johannes KalitzkeNDR Choir*H. Neumann* - Symphony No.1 • Yigdal Cantata • Chamber Pieces I & II(CD, Album) Arte Nova Classics 74321 46508 2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
0012402KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Si Bleu, Si Calme album art Misato Mochizuki - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke Misato Mochizuki - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke - Si Bleu, Si Calme(CD) Kairos 0012402KAI Austria 2003 Sell This Version
0012342KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Bählamms Fest album art Olga Neuwirth - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke Olga Neuwirth - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke - Bählamms Fest(2xCD) Kairos 0012342KAI Germany 2003 Sell This Version
Johannes Kalitzke - Violin Concerto • Symphony No. 3 album art Ulrich Leyendecker, Roland Greutter, North German Radio Symphony Orchestra*, Johannes Kalitzke Ulrich Leyendecker, Roland Greutter, North German Radio Symphony Orchestra*, Johannes Kalitzke - Violin Concerto • Symphony No. 3 (Album) Naxos Europe 2005 Sell This Version
Johannes Kalitzke - The Orchestral Works 2: La Nascita Del Verbo, Quattro Pezzi (Su Una Nota Sola), Uaxuctum album art Giacinto Scelsi - Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra*, Concentus Vocalis, Wiener Kammerchor, Peter Rundel, Johannes Kalitzke Giacinto Scelsi - Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra*, Concentus Vocalis, Wiener Kammerchor, Peter Rundel, Johannes Kalitzke - The Orchestral Works 2: La Nascita Del Verbo, Quattro Pezzi (Su Una Nota Sola), Uaxuctum Mode US 2006 Sell This Version
0012702KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Vier Toteninseln / Six Covered Settings album art Johannes Kalitzke - Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Thomas E. Bauer, Thomas Larcher, Johannes Kalitzke, Stadler Quartett Johannes Kalitzke - Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Thomas E. Bauer, Thomas Larcher, Johannes Kalitzke, Stadler Quartett - Vier Toteninseln / Six Covered Settings(CD) Kairos 0012702KAI Germany 2007 Sell This Version
WWE 2 SACD + DVD 20277 Johannes Kalitzke - I Hate Mozart »More Delicate Than Gratification Is Desire.« album art Bernhard Lang - Michael Sturminger , Libretto - Klangforum Wien - Johannes Kalitzke Bernhard Lang - Michael Sturminger , Libretto - Klangforum Wien - Johannes Kalitzke - I Hate Mozart »More Delicate Than Gratification Is Desire.«(2xSACD, Multichannel, Album + DVD-V) col legno WWE 2 SACD + DVD 20277 Austria 2008 Sell This Version
0012652KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Salut Für Caudwell / Les Consolations / Concertini album art Helmut Lachenmann - Wilhelm Bruck, Theodor Ross, Schola Heidelberg, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke Helmut Lachenmann - Wilhelm Bruck, Theodor Ross, Schola Heidelberg, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke - Salut Für Caudwell / Les Consolations / Concertini(2xCD) Kairos 0012652KAI Austria 2009 Sell This Version
0012992KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Hauskor album art Ramon Lazkano - Ernesto Molinari, Cello Octet Amsterdam, Basque National Orchestra*, Johannes Kalitzke Ramon Lazkano - Ernesto Molinari, Cello Octet Amsterdam, Basque National Orchestra*, Johannes Kalitzke - Hauskor(CD) Kairos 0012992KAI Austria 2009 Sell This Version
0013022KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Concierto Para Piano Y Orquesta / Concierto Para Violín Y Orquesta / Movimientos Para Dos Pianos Y Orquesta album art José Manuel López López - Alberto Rosado, Ernst Kovacic, Juan Carlos Garvayo, Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin*, Johannes Kalitzke José Manuel López López - Alberto Rosado, Ernst Kovacic, Juan Carlos Garvayo, Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin*, Johannes Kalitzke - Concierto Para Piano Y Orquesta / Concierto Para Violín Y Orquesta / Movimientos Para Dos Pianos Y Orquesta(CD) Kairos 0013022KAI Austria 2010 Sell This Version
GOD 16 Johannes Kalitzke - Monadologie XII album art Bernhard Lang - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke Bernhard Lang - Klangforum Wien, Johannes Kalitzke - Monadologie XII(LP + CD) God Records (3) GOD 16 Austria 2013 Sell This Version
C5241 Johannes Kalitzke - Iron Foundry; Piano Concerto No. 1 album art Alexander Mossolov, Steffen Schleiermacher, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Johannes Kalitzke Alexander Mossolov, Steffen Schleiermacher, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Johannes Kalitzke - Iron Foundry; Piano Concerto No. 1(CD) Capriccio (2) C5241 Austria 2015 Sell This Version
0015001KAI Johannes Kalitzke - Mania album art Reinhard Fuchs - Klangforum Wien, ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien, Anna Maria Pammer, Sylvain Cambreling, Beat Furrer, Johannes Kalitzke Reinhard Fuchs - Klangforum Wien, ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien, Anna Maria Pammer, Sylvain Cambreling, Beat Furrer, Johannes Kalitzke - Mania(CD, Album) Kairos 0015001KAI Germany 2016 Sell This Version

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