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Bührer Urs

(13. 12. 1942)

Bührer Urs
Bührer Urs
Bachtelstr. 20
CH-8304 Wallisellen (ZH)
Schweiz
Tel: +41 (0)1 831 20 69



Genre: Classical Music
Professional activity: Composers
Biography
* 13. 12. 1942.

Born in 1942 and grew up in Neuhausen am Rheinfall. Bührer studied counterpoint and composition under Paul Müller and piano under Walter Frey and Karl Engel at the Zurich School of Music, graduating as teacher of theory and piano. He subsequently studied organ under Eduard Müller at the Basel School of Music where he graduated with a soloist's diploma. He then went on to study organ under Gaston Litaize and instrumentation and composition under Pierre Wissmer in Paris. He teaches primarily in the music theory disciplines, including in the church music department of the Zurich School of Music. He plays the church organ in Wallisellen and performs in concerts as a pianist and organist.

Work list
5 Kurze Stücke (1962-1963)

Instrumentation: for organ solo

Duration: 7' 00"
Manuscript
Orgelchoral "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden" (1963)

Instrumentation: for organ solo

Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
Concertino (1963)

Instrumentation: for organ

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Meditation on "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" (1964)

Instrumentation: for violin and organ

Duration: 6' 00"
Krompholz & Co.
Spitalgasse 28
CH-3011 Bern
Meditation on "Vater unser im Himmelreich" (1965)

Instrumentation: for cello and organ

Duration: 6' 00"
Krompholz & Co.
Spitalgasse 28
CH-3011 Bern
Six miniatures (1965)

Instrumentation: for flute and piano

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Capriccio (1966)

Instrumentation: for flute

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Ferme morte (1966)
Short cantata

Instrumentation: for soprano, flute and piano

Texts: Fritz Senft

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
String quartet (1967)

Duration: 17' 00"
Manuscript
Psalm 130 (1968)

Instrumentation: for organ

Duration: 13' 00"
Manuscript
Spiel mit 4 Farben (1970)

Instrumentation: for organ with three manuals

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Nachtstücke (1970)
Fantasy

Instrumentation: for alto (bass) and piano

Texts: Fritz Senft

Duration: 7' 00"
Manuscript
Rovelliana (1970)
Variations

Instrumentation: for recorder alone (pic, s, a, t and b recorders alternately)

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Short concert (1971)

Instrumentation: for flute and organ

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Fantasy based on a choral-like theme (1971)

Instrumentation: for two organs (grand organ and positive organ)

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Piano music in six parts (1971-1972)

Duration: 11' 00"
Manuscript
Variations on a rhythm (1972)

Instrumentation: for harpsichord

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Kaleidoskop (1973)

Instrumentation: for organ

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Ge-schichte (1974)

Instrumentation: for organ

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Bittet, so wird euch gegeben werden (1975)
Cantata

Instrumentation: for children's choir, oboe (obdam, ca), violin, violoncello and organ

Duration: 16' 00"
Manuscript
Episoden (1975)

Instrumentation: for trombone and organ

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Sonata (1975)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Fourteen organ chorals (1963-1976)

Duration: 25' 00"
Krompholz & Co.
Spitalgasse 28
CH-3011 Bern
quartet (1976)

Instrumentation: for flute (pic, afl), violin, viola and violoncello

Duration: 16' 00"
Manuscript
Suite (1977)

Instrumentation: for harpsichord

Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Dialogue about "All Morgen ist ganz frisch und neu" (1977)

Instrumentation: for oboe and organ

Duration: 7' 00"
Edition Kunzelmann
Grütstr. 28
CH-8134 Adliswil
Sextet (1978)

Instrumentation: for flute (pic), oboe (ca), violin, cello, guitar and harpsichord

Duration: 17' 00"
Manuscript
Kombinationen (1978-1979)

Instrumentation: for bassoon and piano

Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Crescendo (1979)

Instrumentation: for cello solo

Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Annäherungen (1980)

Instrumentation: for clarinet (bcl) and piano

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Jona im Walfisch (1980-1981)

Instrumentation: for sixteen voices (4.4.4.4)

Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Missa brevis (1981-1982)

Instrumentation: for mixed choir and organ

Duration: 20' 00"
Manuscript
Und das Licht scheint in der Finsternis (1982)

Instrumentation: for bass flute solo

Duration: 5' 00"
Manuscript
Passacaglia (1984)

Instrumentation: for English horn and piano

Duration: 7' 00"
Manuscript
Auseinander - ineinander - nebeneinander (1988)

Instrumentation: for four-handed piano

Duration: 5' 00"
Nepomuk Musik Verlag
c/o Breitkopf & Härtel Musikverlag
Walkmühlstrasse 52
D-65195 Wiesbaden
BRD
Tel. +49 (0)611 45 0080
vertrieb@breitkopf.de
www.breitkopf.com
Nine pieces for organ (1983-1991)

Duration: 18' 00"-27' 00" (je 2-3 Minuten)
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
Rausschmeisser (1991)

Instrumentation: for organ solo

Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
Ein Wandertag (1992-1993)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 11' 00"
Manuscript
Aus der Tiefe (1996)

Instrumentation: for contrabassoon and piano

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Introduktion, Aria und Finale (2008-2009)

Instrumentation: for piano and organ

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
4 Sprüche (2010)

Instrumentation: for soprano and organ

Selig sind — Ich bin der Weg — Gott ist die Liebe — Glaube.

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Variationen über "In dir ist Freude" (2010)

Instrumentation: for alto sax and organ

Duration: 11' 00"
Manuscript
7 Bagatellen (2012)

Instrumentation: for English horn, viola and harpsichord

Elegie - Toccata Rondosa - Gavotte - Mittwoch - Gebet - Englischhorn im Saitenbett - Double Serenade

Duration: 17' 00"
Manuscript
Tastar de corde und Fantasia über "O Heiland, reiss die Himmel" (2012)

Instrumentation: for guitar solo

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript