Biography of Ernst Krenek (1900-1991)

23.08.1900
Born in Vienna
1916
Studies with Schreker in Vienna and Berlin
1925
Works at the operas in Kassel and Wiesbaden, journey to Paris and meeting with Groupe des Six
1927
Moves to Vienna
1933
His compositions are no longer played in Germany
1937
After a concert tour to America he stays there.
1939
Professorship at the Vassar College in Poughkeepsie
1942
Professorship at the Hamline University in St. Paul
1945
American Citizenship
1950
Works again in Europe and teaches at the International Summer Course for New Music at Darmstadt
22.12.1991
Dies in Palm Springs

Sheet music for flute:

Sonatina op. 92/2b
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(flute, clarinet)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegretto comodo
  2. Adagio
  3. Vivace
One score


CDs with/from Ernst Krenek

Ulf-Dieter Schaaf, Thomas Wellen
jpc
  1. Hector Berlioz: Danse des Sylphes aus La damnation de Faust (02:22:00)
  2. Friedrich Cerha: Seven Anecdotes for flute and piano:
  3. I. (00:29:00)
  4. II. (01:00:00)
  5. III. (00:00:00)
  6. IV. (00:00:00)
  7. V. (00:29:00)
  8. VI. Flauto solo (02:41:00)
  9. VII. Potpourri (01:13:00)
  10. Franz Schubert: Introduktion und Variationen auf Trockne Blumen:
  11. Introduktion. Andante (02:40:00)
  12. Thema. Andantino (02:02:00)
  13. Variation I. (01:49:00)
  14. Variation II. (01:57:00)
  15. Variation III. (02:23:00)
  16. Variatio IV. (01:56:00)
  17. Variation V. (02:37:00)
  18. Variation VI. (02:52:00)
  19. Variation VII. Allegro (03:19:00)
  20. Ernst Krenek: Nocturne for flute and piano from School Music op. 85 (06:18:00)
  21. Paul Amadeus Pisk: Introduktion und Rondo op. 61 (08:53:00)
  22. Albert Franz Doppler: Fantaisie pastorale hongroise op. 26 (10:46:00)

Literature von/über Ernst Krenek

Last edit 22.12.2012