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Hauser Fritz

(1953)

Hauser Fritz
Hauser Fritz
Bachlettenstr. 5
CH-4054 Basel
Schweiz

Tel: +41 (0)61 281 25 13
Internet: www.fritzhauser.ch

Biography
Born 1953 in Basel, Switzerland, Fritz Hauser has developed his sound language in the most varied of ways. With solo concerts, in numerous small and large formations, in multi-media projects (theatre, dance, film, radio, literature, visual arts, architecture) and with numerous recordings, he has contributed to raising the drum-set from a mere timekeeper to an instrument.
His concert tours have taken him through Europe, Canada the USA, the CIS, Russia, China, the Near East, Australia, and Japan.
Fritz Hauser has brought the work of the most varied of composers to the world's attention in premiere performances of pieces for solo percussion by John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, Rob Kloet, Bun Ching Lam, Joey Baron, Stephan Grieder, Pierre Favre, Mani Planzer, Robert Suter, Warren Smith, Franz Koglmann, Art Clay et al.
He has worked on numerous cross-media projects together with director Barbara Frey, architect Boa Baumann and the choreographers Anna Huber, Joachim Schloemer and Heddy Maalem.
In the field of improvisation, he has worked with many musicians including Urs Leimgruber, Joelle Leandre, Marilyn Crispell, Christy Doran, Lauren Newton et al.
Since the Stockholm International Percussion Event in 1988, he collaborates with various percussion soloists and ensembles the world over - Kroumata, Steven Schick, Keiko Abe, Synergy Percussion, Amsterdam Percussion Group, Nexus, Jean Geoffroy, ensembleXII, Speak Percussion included.


Work list
Die Welle (1986)
for percussion ensemble (ten players)
Duration: 10' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 23.00
zytraffer (1992)
for percussion ensemble (seven players)
Duration: 8' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 31.00
Die Klippe (1995)
for percussion (marimba) solo
Duration: 7' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 18.00
Auftritt mit Maske (1995)
Solo
for percussion
Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
Wanderungen (1996)
sound installation
Duration: 4h 30' 00"
Manuscript
double exposition (1996)
for percussion quartet
Duration: 30' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 42.00
Toteninsel (1997)
12 pieces
for cymbals
Duration: 31' 00"
Manuscript
Le souvenir (1997)
for percussion quartet
Duration: 10' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 21.00
zytraffer zwei (1997)
for percussion ensemble (eight players)
Duration: 8' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 34.00
Stille Nächte (1998)
for 3 percussionists and saxophone
Duration: 70' 00"
Manuscript
nothing will ever change (1998)
for percussion ensemble (ten players)
Duration: 5' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 16.00
Ore piccole (1998)
for eleven percussion
Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
On Time and Space - Part 1 (1999)
for solo percussion
Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
On Time and Space - Part 2 (1999)
for solo cymbals
Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
On Time and Space - Toolbox (1999)
for percussion and cymbals solo
Manuscript
Am Rande des Horizonts. Eine Odyssee (2000)
Radio play
for female speaker and three female singers
Texts: Fritz Hauser
Duration: 47' 00"
Manuscript
Acht Objekte für Film und Musik (2000)
Sound installation
Post - Olympia-Stadion - Cresta Run - Altes Restaurant - Restaurant Krone - Coop - Kirche - Heilbad.
Duration: 30' 00"
Manuscript
Sounding Stones (2000)
Therme Vals 1-5
for sounding stones
Duration: 48' 00"
Manuscript
Drumlines (2001)
Suite
for percussion instrument
Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
Trommel mit Mann (2001)
for small percussion instrument
Duration: 55' 00"
Manuscript
Umwege (2002)
Performance
for percussion and dance
Duration: 30' 00"
Manuscript
Paradise (2002)
Music for a dance piece
for percussion
Duration: 29' 00"
Manuscript
Zeichnung (2002)
Duo
for percussion
Duration: 6' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 13.00
Lichtspiel (2002)
for percussion instrument
Duration: 16' 00"
Manuscript
Schallmaschine (2002)
Musical procedures
for percussion orchestra
Duration: 70' 00"
Manuscript
Vom Aufzeichnen der Träume (2003)
for speaker and percussion
Radio play monologue with texts from the volume "Dass fast alles anders ist" by Ludwig Hohl.
Duration: 52' 00"
Manuscript
Improvisation (2003)
for percussion and violoncello
Duration: 20' 00"
Manuscript
Improvisation 21/11/03 (2003)
for percussion and piano
Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Wandlungen (2004)
for cymbals
Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
As we are speaking (2004)
for percussion quarte
Duration: 8' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 60 70
Fax +41 (0)41 210 60 70
mail@musicedition.ch
www.musicedition.ch
CHF: 29.00
Wolkenstück (2004)
for piano and percussion
Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
Improvisation (2004)
for cymbals and violoncello
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Klangland (2004)
Solo
for percussion instrument
Duration: 45' 00"
Manuscript
Konzertimprovisation (2004)
for percussion instrument
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Valser Geschichten / Glockenmusik I-VI (2005)
for various bells
Duration: 26' 00"
Manuscript
Trois de pas (2005)
Music for a dance piece
for percussion
Duration: 26' 00"
Manuscript
5 Fades (2005)
for percussion solo
Duration: 18' 00"
Manuscript
Alles bewegt sich (2005)
Trio
for various percussion insruments
Duration: 50' 00"
Manuscript
Aufs Schlimmste zu (2006)
Music for radio play
for percussion
Duration: 60' 00"
Manuscript
Solotrio 1 (2007)
for percussion solo
Duration: 21' 00"
Manuscript
Solotrio 2 (2007)
for percussion trio
Duration: 43' 00"
Manuscript
Das Wesentliche in aktueller Form (2007)
Solo
for various percussion insruments
Duration: 70' 00"
Manuscript
Begegnung im Unbekannten (2007)
for voice, piano, percussion, violoncello, dance
Duration: 65' 00"
Manuscript
bricco lu (2007)
for percussion orchestra (12 percussion instruments)
Duration: 14' 00"
Manuscript
Stilllives (2006-2008)
3 versions
for various percussion instruments
Duration: 35' 00"-55' 00"
Manuscript
Gong (2008)
for percussion solo
Duration: 14' 00"
Manuscript
rundum (2008)
for percussion orchestra (12 percussion instruments)
Duration: 38' 00"
Manuscript
Schraffur (2008)
for gong and radio play studio
Duration: 48' 00"
Manuscript
Schraffur (2008)
for gong and percussion ensemble or orchestra
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Mais le diable marche à nos côtés (2010)
for various percussion instruments
Duration: 60' 00"
Manuscript
Improvisation 1 (2010)
for violoncelo and percussion
Duration: 30' 00"
Manuscript
Repertory
Mela Meierhans: Prelude and Echo for black quartet (saxophone, drums, Bass/vocals, piano)
Diskographie