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Benary Peter

(19. 09. 1931 - 27. 09. 2015)

Benary Peter
(LU)

 

Genre: Classical Music
Professional activity: Composers, Authors
Biography
* 19. 09. 1931, † 27. 09. 2015.

Peter Benary studied composition, piano and choral directing at the Musikhochschule Weimar and musicology and German Literature at Jena University.
1956 – Doctorate
After 1961 – over 30 years of teaching music theory, music history and chamber music at Lucerne Conservatory
Peter Benary has published numerous scientific papers; he works freelance for the press and radio. He has received several international awards for his compositional works, which encompass symphonic works, a ballet, choral works and works for organ and chamber music.


Work list
Kleine Kammermusik (1980)

Instrumentation: for 3 clarinets and bass clarinet

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Concertino (1989)

Instrumentation: for piano and string orchestra

Duration: 14' 00"
Manuscript
Ariel (1995)
Music

Instrumentation: for clarinet and string quartet

Duration: 12' 00"
Nepomuk Musik Verlag
c/o Breitkopf & Härtel Musikverlag
Walkmühlstrasse 52
D-65195 Wiesbaden
BRD
Tel. +49 (0)611 45 0080
vertrieb@breitkopf.de
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Kammerkonzert (1996-1997)

Instrumentation: for flute, viola, horn and small orchestra (str, hp, perc)

Duration: 22' 00"
Manuscript
Prolog und 5 Kanons (1996)

Instrumentation: for four violoncelli

Duration: 10' 00"
Manuscript
Stufen (1997)
Cantata

Instrumentation: for mixed choir, children's choir, male choir, 5 brass instrumentalists, string orchestra, piano and percussion

Texts: Friedrich Schiller, Oda Schäfer, Hermann Hesse, Hans von Hülsen, Prediger Salomo

Duration: 29' 00"
Manuscript
Trifolium (1998)

Instrumentation: for flute, viola and harp

Duration: 12' 00"
Manuscript
Recordare (1998)

Instrumentation: for bass tuba and organ

Duration: 6' 00"
Manuscript
Partita per cinque (2000)
Eleven miniatures and finale

Instrumentation: for flute, oboe, violin, viola and violoncello

Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Septett (2001)

Instrumentation: for clarinet, horn, bassoon, violin, violoncello and piano

Duration: 23' 00"
Manuscript
6 Tiergedichte (2002)

Instrumentation: for 6 solo male voices

Texts: Peter Benary

Duration: 15' 00"
Manuscript
Duo (2002)

Instrumentation: for violin and viola

Duration: 8' 00"
Manuscript
Veni sancte spiritus (2005)
Pentecostal music

Instrumentation: for baritone, mixed choir, brass quintet, 2 organs and 4 timpani

Duration: 55' 00"
Manuscript
Bibliography
Benary, Peter: Leise - aber deutlich. 100 Splitter und Balken zu Geschichte, Praxis und Theorie der Musik, Nepomuk, Aarau 1994
Benary, Peter: Klangrede und Wortlaut. Zum Verhältnis von Musik und Sprache (Publikationen der Musikhochschule Luzern), Luzern 2006