Peter Ruzicka

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Peter Ruzicka is an important contemporary German composer whose early music divulged the influence of Stockhausen, Henze, and Hans Otte.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Preludes (6) for piano 1987 Keyboard
Celan, opera Opera
Klangschatten for Alfred Schlee, for String quartet 1991 Chamber Music
String quartet No. 1, ("Introspezione, Dokumentation") 1970 Chamber Music
String quartet No. 3 ("...über ein Verschwinden") 1992 Chamber Music
Der die Gesänge erschlug, setting for baritone & chamber ensemble of poems by Paul Celan 1985 Vocal Music
Tallis for orchestra 1993 Orchestral
Sturz, string quartet No. 5 2004 Chamber Music
Erinnerung, Spuren, for clarinet & orchestra 2000 Concerto
String quartet No. 2 ("...fragment ...") 1970 Chamber Music
Die Sonne sinkt, 8 fragments after Nietzsche, for baritone or mezzo-soprano & orchestra 1997 Vocal Music
Das Gesegnete, das Verfluchte, sketches (4) for orchestra 1991 Orchestral
String quartet No. 4, with speaking part ("...sich verlierend") 1996 Chamber Music
Songs (5) on fragments by Nietzsche, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Celan Symphony, for 2 voices & orchestra 2000 Symphony
...und möchtet ihr an mich die Hände legen, for baritone & piano 2007 Vocal Music
Über Unstern, for orchestra 2011 Orchestral
Annäherung und Stille, Fragments (4) on Schumann for piano & strings 1981 Chamber Music
Recitativo, for cello & piano Chamber Music
Stille, Epilogues (4) For Violoncello 1976 Chamber Music
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