Biography of Sandor Veress (1907-1992)

01.02.1907
Born in Cluj, son of a singer
1916
Move of the family to Budapest
1922
First compositions
1925
Five years study with Kodaly.
1949
Emigration from Hungary due to political circumstances.
1950
Teacher at Bern conservatory.
1968
Lectorship at Bern university. Among his students were Heinz Holliger, Jürg Wyttenbach and Roland Moser.
04.03.1992
Dies in Bern

CDs with/from Sandor Veress

Albert Schweitzer Quintett
jpc
    György Ligeti: Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintett (1953):
  1. Allegro con spirito (01:13:00)
  2. Rubato - Lamentoso (03:11:00)
  3. Allegro grazioso (02:42:00)
  4. Presto ruvido (01:02:00)
  5. Adagio - Mesto (Bela Bartok in memoriam) (02:30:00)
  6. Molto vivace - Capriccioso (01:22:00)
  7. György Kurtag: Wind Quintet op. 2 (1959):
  8. Lento (00:45:00)
  9. Agitato (00:58:00)
  10. Vivo (00:58:00)
  11. Molto sostenuto (01:27:00)
  12. Rubato, improvisando (02:22:00)
  13. Grave, ma con slancio (00:55:00)
  14. Mesto (00:49:00)
  15. Rubato, molto agitato (00:39:00)
  16. György Ligeti: Ten Pieces for Wind Quintet (1968):
  17. Molto sosstenuto e calmo (02:26:00)
  18. Prestissimo minaccioso e burlesco (00:52:00)
  19. Lento (01:49:00)
  20. Prestissimo leggiero e virtuoso (00:53:00)
  21. Presto staccatissimo e leggiero (01:17:00)
  22. Presto staccatissimo e leggiero (01:17:00)
  23. Vivo, energico (01:07:00)
  24. Allegro con delicatezza (02:44:00)
  25. Sostenuto, stridente (01:18:00)
  26. Presto bizzarro e rubato (01:15:00)
  27. Sandor Veress: Sonata for Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon (1931):
  28. Allegro giocoso (02:18:00)
  29. Andante - Allegretto - Tempo I (03:26:00)
  30. Grave-Allegrissimo (03:06:00)
  31. Sandor Veress: Diptych for Wind Quintet (1968):
  32. Dark (Andante) (05:30:00)
  33. Figuras floszkulusok szeniesburdonon (Allegro) (04:05:00)
Last edit 02.01.2011