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Schiller Christoph Markus

(28. 03. 1963)

Schiller Christoph Markus
Schiller Christoph Markus
Alte Stadtgärtnerei 13 / 1
D-79576 Weil am Rhein
Deutschland

Tel: +49 (0)7621 79 33 30
Fax: +49 (0)7621 79 33 30


Biography
Studied visual arts at the Academy of Art in Stuttgart and the HfBK (School of visual Arts) Hamburg. Studied piano under Daniel Cholette (1995 - 1999) and music theory at the Free School of Music in Basel (1995 - 1999).
Performs concerts as improvising pianist since 1997.
Co-organiser of the Festival for Improvised and Composed Contemporary Music in Basel (together with Hans-Jürg Meier and Dominique von Hahn).
Lives in Weil am Rhein and Basel.


Work list
Piano Piece I (1996)
Duration: 2' 00"
Manuscript
Innen - Aussen (1996)
for piano, trumpet and two trombones
The wind play in the open air while the audience and piano are to be found in the performance room. Piano: improvised play on the inside of a grand.
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Piano piece II (1997)
for four pianos
Four pianos in different rooms.
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Seestück (1998)
for mixed choir or female choir
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Du bist ein fernes Land (1998)
Cycle
for three female voices (SMezA)
Texts: Jacopo da Bologna, Friederike Mayröcker
Over a madrigal by Jacopo da Bologna and a poem by Friederike Mayröcker.
Duration: 18' 00"
Manuscript
de travers (1998)
for five transverse flutes
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
9 Heine-Lieder (1998-1999)
for soprano and piano
Texts: Heinrich Heine
Duration: 25' 00"
Manuscript
Die alles zerstörende Zeit (1999)
for eight male voices and piano
Texts: Franz Schubert
Duration: 30' 00"
Manuscript
Riss in der Stunde (1999)
for female choir
Texts: Marianne Schuppe
Duration: 8' 00" (variabel)
Manuscript
An den Schlaf (2000)
5 lieder after texts by Robert Walser
for voice and piano
Texts: Robert Walser
Piano ad lib. played by the singer him/herself.
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Ob sie von sonderlichem Brot esse (2000)
Ensemble lied
for soprano and eight instruments (fl/tpt.tbn/va.vc/pf/metal objects)
Text from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn'.
Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Zweige (2000)
for female choir
Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
eismeer (2001-2002)
Musical theatre
for speaker, three singers, male voice and ensemble, orchestra (4.2.2.1.sx/2.2.1.1/pf[=hpd]/gtr[=egtr]/perc/6.6.5.5.3) and electronic tape
libretto by Christoph Schiller after Julius Payer and Fridtjof Nansen.
Small version:
speaker, four singers, ensemble (2.1.sx/perc/pf/2.1.1.1) and electronic tape.
Duration: abendfüllend
Manuscript
Ofenküchlein (2002)
for mixed choir
Texts: tiptopf
Duration: 2' 30"
Manuscript
Kleingebäck (2003)
Madrigals
for five voices (SSATB)
Texts: tiptopf
Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Lego (2005)
for oboe, trumpet, guitar and piano
Duration: 7' 00"
Manuscript