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Rechsteiner Franz N.

(30. 04. 1941)

Rechsteiner Franz N.
Gartenstr. 5
CH-8800 Thalwil
Schweiz
Tel: +41 (0)1 720 96 41


Biography
Franz N.Rechsteiner was born in Appenzell. On completing his theological studies in 1967 he began musical studies in Zurich in 1972 where he received his diploma for teaching and violin under H. Reitz, P. Wettstein and R. Kelterborn. From 1971 until 1973 he was a pupil in composition under R. Kelterborn. From 1973 until 1975 he was music teacher at the college in Stans (Switzerland) and since 1974, teacher for musical theory at the 'Akademie für Schul- und Kirchenmusik Luzern' (Lucerne Academy for School and Church Music).
His main genera are chamber music, vocal music, cantatas, oratorium, and church music (concertante and liturgical).


Work list
Reminiscere (1989)
for organ
For the 2nd sunday of Lent.
Duration: 9' 00"
Manuscript
Meditationen zu den Lesungen der Osternachtliturgie (1991)
for flute and violin
Duration: 4' 00"
Manuscript
Mose-Requiem (1997-1998)
for soli (STBar), mixed choir and orchestra (pic.4.4.ca.3.0.cbn/5.4.2.btbn.1/timp.perc/hp.2pf/0.0.4.2)
Texts: Lukas Spinner
Duration: 60' 00"
Manuscript
Noch nicht Nacht (2000)
Chamber cantata
for altus, alto recorder, Baroque violin, gamba and harpsichord
Texts: Pius Strassmann
Duration: 11' 00"
Manuscript
Psalmenkonzert (2000)
for soprano, organ, timpani and string orchestra
Duration: 16' 00"
Manuscript
Transitus (2001)
Symphony
for wind orchestra
Duration: 17' 00"
Manuscript
Liturgische Solokantaten zum Kirchenjahr I: Kantate zum Advent (2003)
for baritone, clarinet, congregation and organ
Texts: Justin Rechsteiner
Duration: 3' 00"
Müller & Schade AG
Moserstr. 16
CH-3014 Bern
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)31 320 26 26
Fax +41 (0)31 320 26 27
musik@mueller-schade.com
www.mueller-schade.com
Mache dich auf (2003)
Advent motet
for mixed a-cappella choir
Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Symphonia vocalis (2003)
for mixed a-cappella choir
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Liturgische Solokantaten zum Kirchenjahr II: Kantate zu Weihnachten (2004)
for alto, violin, congregation and organ
Texts: Justin Rechsteiner
Duration: 3' 00"
Müller & Schade AG
Moserstr. 16
CH-3014 Bern
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)31 320 26 26
Fax +41 (0)31 320 26 27
musik@mueller-schade.com
www.mueller-schade.com
Liturgische Solokantaten zum Kirchenjahr III: Kantate zur Passion (2004)
for baritone, sax (a, t), congregation and organ
Texts: Justin Rechsteiner
Duration: 3' 00"
Müller & Schade AG
Moserstr. 16
CH-3014 Bern
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)31 320 26 26
Fax +41 (0)31 320 26 27
musik@mueller-schade.com
www.mueller-schade.com
Liturgische Solokantaten zum Kirchenjahr V: Kantate zu Pfingsten (2004)
for soprano, horn, congregation and organ
Texts: Justin Rechsteiner
Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
Liturgische Solokantaten zum Kirchenjahr IV: Kantate zu Ostern (2005)
for tenor, oboe, congregation and organ
Texts: Justin Rechsteiner
Duration: 3' 00"
Müller & Schade AG
Moserstr. 16
CH-3014 Bern
Schweiz
Tel. +41 (0)31 320 26 26
Fax +41 (0)31 320 26 27
musik@mueller-schade.com
www.mueller-schade.com
... et adhuc... (2006)
Sketch
for organ
Duration: 14' 00"
Manuscript
Concertino (2007)
for violin, organ, timpani and string orchestra
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
ex nihilo - quo (2007)
Sextet
for 2 violins, 2 violas and 2 violoncelli
Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
in transversum (2007)
Music
for piano solo
Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
2 Psalmen (2010)
for mezzo-soprano and organ
Duration: 20' 00"
Manuscript
(2011)

Duration: 7' 00"
Manuscript
Diskographie