Istvan Zelenka
1936 -
Hungary / Austria / Switzerland
Picture
I. Zelenka
Istvan Zelenka (30/07/1936), a Hungarian composer, born in Budapest.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians and PropylaŽn - Welt der Musik - Die Komponisten
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis (picture)
Istvan Zelenka, born in Budapest; musical studies
1956 - Emigrates to Vienna
1960 - Austrian citizenship
1962 - Geneva: Sound engineer, LPs
1966 - Marries Kati
1976 - Swiss citizenship
1976 until 2001 - Radio Suisse Romande: musical director/producer
1978 until 1991 - Responsible for a radio musical trend magazine
1981 until 2001 - Heads courses at Geneva Conservatory
Compositions of philophonic urban spaces (performance networks), chamber music, orchestra, musical theatre, electro acoustics, 'piŤces de s'ťcoute', texts etc..
1995 - Debut as a performer
2000 - Debut as a computer aided painter
2002 - First exhibitions
Source:http://www.musinfo.ch/index.php?content=maske_personen&pers_id=779
Requiem pro viventibus
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1957
Requiem pro viventibus (Requiem for the living) is for soprano and strings trio, written in 1957.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians and PropylaŽn - Welt der Musik - Die Komponisten
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis