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Debrunner Ruedi

(26. 02. 1962)

Debrunner Ruedi
Debrunner Ruedi
Herzoggut 11
CH-5000 Aarau (AG)
Schweiz

Tel: +41 (0)62 822 63 54
Fax: +41 (0)62 822 63 54

www.ruedidebrunner.ch



Genre: Classical Music
Professional activity: Composers, Interpreters
Biography
* 26. 02. 1962.

Ruedi Debrunner studied piano (teaching diploma) under Chr. Lieske in Winterthur and clarinet under A. Wäfler and H. Leuthold in Zurich (concert diploma). He teaches both instruments at music schools and colleges. He performs in classical concerts and as an improvising musician. Besides producing chamber musical, choir and orchestral works he has also composed and written the lyrics for numerous musical theatre pieces for children and adults since 1990. His compositions have been awarded various prizes including one in the section 'Music for Chamber Orchestra' in 1995 at the Composition's Competition for Young Composers organised by the 'Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne'.

Work list
Piece for Cello and Piano (1980)

Duration: 4' 00"
Manuscript
Über ein Thema für 35 cm Tenorsaxophon (over a theme for 35cm tenor saxophone) (1981)

Instrumentation: for four-handed piano

Duration: 1' 30"
Manuscript
Sphärenmusik (1982)
Scenic music to 'Himmelwärts' by Ödön von Horváth

Instrumentation: for string quartet

Duration: 2' 00"
Manuscript
Spironipsel (1984)

Instrumentation: for two clarinets and four-handed piano

Duration: 13' 00"
Manuscript
Duette (1984)

Instrumentation: for bassoon and guitar

Manuscript
Geschichte eines Herzinfarktes (1985)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Volkstänze aus Südrahelien (1985)

Instrumentation: for four-handed piano

Duration: 1' 30"
Manuscript
Two Dances (1985)

Instrumentation: for two soprano recorders

Duration: 2' 00"
Manuscript
Ein Regenwurm will fliegen (1986-1995)
Theatre music

Instrumentation: for two clarinets (also bass clarinet) and piano

Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Canon-Suite (1986)

Instrumentation: for children's orchestra (any instruments)

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Im tunkle Wald (1986)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 5' 00"
Manuscript
Quer und Klar (1986)
Three etudes

Instrumentation: for flute and clarinet

Duration: 7' 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
Ohrboogiewurm (1987)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 1' 20"
Manuscript
black & white (1987)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: ' 30"
Manuscript
Die drei Clowns (1987)

Instrumentation: for soprano recorder, alto recorder and piano

Duration: 5' 00"
Manuscript
Fünf einseitige Klavierstücke (five single-sided piano pieces) (1987)

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Sketches (1988-1989)

Instrumentation: for piano

Duration: 14' 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
Ursa minor, URSA MAIOR (1989-1990)
Cosmic shenanigans

Instrumentation: for clarinet and piano

Manuscript
Rondo Rondine (1989)

Instrumentation: for organ

Duration: 4' 00"
Manuscript
Zusammen-Spiele (1989)

Instrumentation: for two violins

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
"Tag" und "Nacht" (1989)
Two canons

Manuscript
Am Fest der De Brounnère auf Burg Ehrenfels (1990)

Instrumentation: for three melodic voices + bass: any instruments

Duration: 1' 00"
Manuscript
De wiiss Elefant (1991-1994)
A musical picture book

Instrumentation: for children's choir/orchestra

Duration: 45' 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
Eine kleine Frechheit für Annelies (1991)

Instrumentation: for oboe, clarinet and bassoon

Duration: 2' 00"
Manuscript
Quartetto fiatoforte (1992)
Three movements

Instrumentation: for flute, oboe, clarinet and piano

Duration: 15' 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
Four Clarinet Duets Based on Folk Musical Drafts (1992)

Duration: 9' 00"
Manuscript
Präludium (1992)
motivational piece for clarinet lesson

Manuscript
Ein Jugendstilklavierstück (an Art Nouveau piano piece) (1992)

Duration: 1' 00"
Manuscript
Duo (1994)

Instrumentation: for flute and clarinet

Duration: 4' 00"
Manuscript
Musik für Kammerorchester (1994)

Instrumentation: (2.2.2.2/2.2.0.0/timp/str)

Duration: 15' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 38.40
(Parts: CHF 60.-)
Two Chansons (1994)

Instrumentation: for voice and piano

Texts: Mascha Kaléko

Duration: 5' 00"
Manuscript
Kunibert and Koni (1995)
A visit to the Middle Ages. A musical theatre for children

Instrumentation: for theatrical group/children's choir/children's orchestra

Duration: 60' 00"
Theaterverlag Marabu
Sempacherstr. 12
8032 Zürich
LAMÈRE LAMOUR LAMORT (1995-2000)
Dance theatre

Instrumentation: for two dancers, two singers and six instruments (cl/v.va.vc.db/mar)

Duration: 40' 00"
Manuscript
Psalms (1995)

Instrumentation: for two sopranos, choir and string orchestra

Duration: 20' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 43.80
Parts: CHF 30.-
Piano reduction: CHF 40.-
Hey Boy! (1996)
Musical for youths

Instrumentation: for 10 theatrical roles (four of which sing), choir, dance and orchestra

Duration: 70' 00"
Theaterverlag Marabu
Sempacherstr. 12
8032 Zürich
Azele böle schele (1996)

Instrumentation: for two violins or two celli or four-handed piano

Duration: 6' 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
Rondell (1996)

Instrumentation: for speaking choir, mixed choir and eleven instruments

Three parts: Speaking choir, Rondo (instrumental), Canon.

Duration: 25' 00"
Manuscript
Die Helvetische Sphinx (1997)
Musical theatre

Instrumentation: for four singers, actor, choir and orchestra

Texts: Peter Höner

Duration: 80' 00"
Manuscript
IM PULS (1999)

Instrumentation: for cello and piano

Duration: 7' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 27.60
Concerto per violino ed orchestra (2000)

Instrumentation: (2.2.2.2/2.1.1.0)/timp/mar.cel.hf/str)

Duration: 11' 00"
Manuscript
Musaka Songs (2003)
Praphrase of Cameroonian hymns

Instrumentation: for precentor (m/f), monophonic choir, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, violin, violoncello and double-bass

Duration: 18' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 43.20
(Parts: CHF 50.-)
Im Aargau sind zwöi Liebi (2003)

Instrumentation: for 2 pianos or four-handed piano

Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
Winterlicht (2004)
For Mona

Instrumentation: for piano solo

Duration: 3' 00"
Manuscript
Cello &Cello (2005)
Piece work

Instrumentation: for 2 celli

Duration: 14' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 21.60
Tief unterm Sehn und Verstehn (2005)
Offertorium

Instrumentation: for a-cappella choir

Texts: Silja Walter

Duration: 8' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 30.00
Pfingstkantate (2006)

Instrumentation: for choir, clarinet and organ

Texts: Silja Walter, Anton Rotzetter, Kurt Marti, Hrabanus Maurus

Duration: 21' 00"
Manuscript
Der Sämann (2007)

Instrumentation: for choir and speaker ad libitum

Duration: 7' 30"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 16.80
O somma luce (2007)

Instrumentation: for choir

Texts: Dante Alighieri

Duration: 9' 00"
Manuscript
4 Maibrummel-Lieder (2007)

Instrumentation: 1-2 voice children's song with piano or string accompaniment

Duration: veriabel
Manuscript
SOHO (2007)

Instrumentation: for saxophone quartet, harp and string orchestra

Duration: 19' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 57.60
(Parts: CHF 50.-)
LENZ. Am tiefen Blau ein leises Rot (2007)

Instrumentation: for male speaker, female speaker, choir and string quartet

Duration: 35' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
www.musinfo.ch
CHF: 77.80
(Parts: CHF. 45.-)
Mein Etui (2007)

Instrumentation: for four-handed piano

Duration: 2' 30"
Manuscript
WELT STADT ABEND (2008)

Instrumentation: for symphonic wind orchestra

Duration: 12' 30"
Manuscript
Im Wasserspiegel (2009)

Instrumentation: for clarinet and piano

Duration: 8' 00"
SME/EMS
Postfach 7851
CH-6000 Luzern 7
Schweiz
info@musinfo.ch
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CHF: 31.80
Sibe (Kanon) (2009)

Instrumentation: for 2 voices and piano

Texts: Ruedi Debrunner

Duration: 2' 00"
Manuscript
Tanz im Mond (2010)
2 children's songs

Duration: variabel
Manuscript
In wachsenden Ringen (2010)

Instrumentation: for bass, choir, violin and cello

Texts: Rainer Maria Rilke

Duration: 6' 30"
Manuscript
KLEEidoskop (2011)

Instrumentation: for soprano, clarinet and string orchestra

Texts: Paul Klee

Manuscript
Repertory
Jean Binet: Petit Concert für Klarinette und Orchester
Jean Binet: Les comptines de l'oiselier für Klarinette und gemischten Chor
Ruedi Debrunner: Quartetto fiatoforte for flute, oboe, clarinet and piano
Ruedi Debrunner: Quer und Klar for flute and clarinet
Fritz Guggisberg: Suite für Klavier
Rudolf Kelterborn: Vier Stücke for clarinet and piano
Kit Powell: Stone Poem für Klarinette und Tape