Robert Wittinger
1945 -
Austria
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R. Wittinger
Robert Wittinger (10/04/1945), an Austrian composer, born in Knittelfeld.
Source:http://www.podium-wendel.de/Komponisten/Wittinger/wittinger.html
Maldoror-Requiem
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1986
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:Comte de Lautréamont and Martin Grzimek
Duration:55'20''
Label(s):Cadenza CAD 800 889
Maldoror-Requiem (1986), opus 42, is for 8 soli, mixed choir, narrator, and big orchestra. The requiem is written in the period 1984 - 1986. Text is a poem "Les chants de Maldoror" by the French poet Comte de Lautréamont (ps. of Isidore-Lucien Ducasse, 1846 - 1870), who has been considered as an insane man. The lyrics are completed by Martin Grzimek (1950 - ).
Author:Herman Ram
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Cm. de Lautréamont
(text)
M. Grzimek
(text)