Biography

Works

Dramatic Works

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Türkenkind (Turk Child)

Chamber Opera (2011) 63′
publ.: Doblinger
words: Kristine Tornquist on *Maria Theresias Türkenkind* by Irene Montjoye

vocal: Mezzosoprano
instruments: fl., ob., cl., bsn., hr.,trp., trb., perc., oud, vl., va., c., db.
pr: 14.9.2011, Vienna, Castle Schönbrunn (sireneOperntheater, cond.: Juri Everhartz, stage manager: Kristine Tornquist, vocal: Nina Plangg)

Sarabande

Chamber Opera (2008) 50′
Words (german): Kristine Tornquist (on Leo Perutz)

scoring: singers: Mezzosopr., Ten., Bar., Bass
instruments: fl., cl., bs., trp., trb., vl., va., vc.

premiere: Vienna, Former Bread Factory, 12.6.2009: sirene Operntheater, cond.: Jury Everhartz, stage manager: Kristine Tornquist

Endlich Schluß (Finished at last)

Chamber Opera (2002) 80′
publ.: Doblinger
words (german): Silke Hassler
(on the play Endlich Schluß by Peter Turrini)

scoring: singers: baritone, vocal ensemble
(2 S., 1 Ms., 2 A., 2 T., 1 Br., 2 B.)
orchestra: 2 fl., 1 ob., 1 cl., 1 b.-cl., 1 bn., 1 a.-sax, 2 hr., 2 trp., 2 trb., 1 perc., 1 pn., 2 vl., 2 va., 2 vc., 1 db.

premiere: Vienna, Semper-Depot, 13.9.2003: Neue Oper Wien, cond.: Walter Kobera, stage manager: Monika Steiner

Stretta

Lyric Scene for Soprano, Tenor, Speaker und 9 Instruments (2003) 14′
publ.: Doblinger
words: Friederike Mayröcker

scoring: sopr., ten., speaker; fl., cl.in Bb, a-Sax.in Eb, trp.in Bb, trb., perc.(1 player), Akk., vl.,vc.

premiere: Innsbruck, Landestheater, 31.10.2004: sireneOperntheater, cond.: Dorian Keilhack, stage manager: Kristine Tornquist

Ödipus

Chamber Opera (1994) 80′
publ.: contemp art
words (german): Herbert Vogg

scoring:
singers: soprano, mezzo-soprano, alto or counter-tenor or sopranist, tenor, buffo-baritone, bass-baritone, bass, speaker (male)
orchestra: 1,1,1,1 – 1,1,1,0 – 1 Schl. – Str. (mind. 1,1,1,1,1, max. 5,4,3,3,1)

premiere: Vienna, Messepalast, 13.10.1994: Neue Oper Austria, cond.: Ottokar Procházka; stage manager: Thomas Birkmeir

Wenn der Teufel tanzt (When the devil is dancing)

Comic Opera (1996) 90′
publ.: Doblinger
words (german): Ernst A. Ekker

scoring: singers: soprano, mezzo-soprano, alto, tenor, buffo-tenor, baritone, bass-baritone, bass, singer(tenor)-dancer-actor, speaker (male); choir; orchestra: 1,1,1,1 – 1,1,1,0 – 1 perc. – hrps. – str.(small)

premiere: Villach, congress center, 17.7.1996: Carinthischer Sommer 96, cond.: Peter Keuschnig; stage manager: Felix Benesch

In der Ewigkeit des Augenblicks (In the Eternity of the Moment)

Scenic Symphony (1991) 35′
words (german): Adelbert v. Chamisso

scoring: 2 tenors, 3 speakers, silent actors (min.6), chamber choir, 226 solo instruments: fl., alto fl., ob., clar., bass clar., fg.,hrn., 2 trp., trb., tba., 2 perc., hrp., hrps., 3 vl., 3 va., 3 vc., 2 db.

premiere: Vienna, Odeon, 16.10.1992:
Sung Whan Cho, Michael Nowak, Junges Orchester Wien, Chamber Choir of the Wiener Musikhochschule / Herwig Reiter

Die Unvollendete (The Unfinished…)

Ballet (1997) 25′ (+ Schubert Symphony b-minor)
Libretto: Alf Kraulitz

scoring: 1,1,2,1 – 1 sax.(alto) – 2,1,1,0 – 1 perc., pn. – 1,1,1,1,1

premiere: St.Pölten, Festival Hall, 5.7.1997: Donaufestival 97, Österreichische Kammersymphoniker, cond.: Peter Keuschnig; choreography: Liz King CD: Österreichische Kammersymphoniker / Peter Keuschnig (NÖ Donaufestival)

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Discography

Musik by Wolfram Wagner

Sonata for Violin and Cello:
Manol Iankov, Ingrid Wagner-Kraft
(Vienna Modern Masters VVM 2022)
3 Capriccios for Solo Flute:
Heidrun Lanzendörfer (Vienna Modern Masters VMM 2022)
5 Moments for String Sextet:
Vienna String Sextet (Vienna Modern Masters VMM 2022) Sonata for Solo Cello:
Ingrid Wagner-Kraft (Vienna Modern Masters VMM 2022)
Toccata for Wind Ensemble and Percussion:
Ensemble Kontrapunkte / Peter Keuschnig
(Vienna Modern Masters VMM 2022)
Secundum Scripturas for mixed choir a cappella:
Vienna Chamber Choir / Johannes Prinz
(Vienna Modern Masters VMM 2022)
Gesänge des Leids (Songs of Harm; Hiob 3. part):
Junges Orchester Wien, Chamber Choir of the Musikhochschule Wien / Herwig Reiter
(Vienna Modern Masters VVM 2022)

Endlich Schluß
(Finished at last)
Chamber Opera
Libretto: Silke Hassler

on the play Endlich Schluß by Peter Turrini,
Music: Wolfram Wagner; Neue Oper Wien, Mann: Andreas Jankowitsch, Vokalensemble der Neuen Oper Wien, Amadeus Ensemble Wien, cond: Walter Kobera.

CD-Nr: Neue Oper Wien-record AT-A32
available at: Neue Oper Wien + Herminengasse 10/23 + 1020 Vienna + tel: +43/1/216 27 69 + www.neueoperwien.at

Wolfram Wagner
works for cello and piano

Ingrid Wagner-Kraft cello,
Josef Mayr piano
Elegia, Sonaten, Miniatur
(Extraplatte, EX 988-2)

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Current Dates

25.3.2017

3:30pm

Vienna, Konzerthaus, Mozart-Saal:

„Seele der Nacht“ (Ensemble VieVox)

28.3.2017

7:30pm

Vienna, „Zur Zukunft“:

Wienerlieder-Arrangements for choir (Ars Vivendi, Chorvereinigung Jung Wien, Louis Braille Chor)

30.3.2017

7:30pm

Vienna, OESTIG-Hall:

„Miserere“ for 3 Trumpets (Asam Mori, Hermann Gasser, Ferenc Kovac)

2.4.2017

4 pm

Graz/A, Palais Meran:

Toccata for Piano (Andreas Teufel)

6.4.2017

7:30pm

Mödling/A, Schönberg-House:

Songs from „liebeslose“ (Rupert Bergman, Tzveta Dimitrova)

11.5.2017

7pm

Vienna, Musikverein, Metal Hall:

Piano-Variations for Isabella (Anita Pohl; premiere)

21.5.2017

10:15am

Vienna, St. Stephans Cathedral:

Missa Brevis (Choir and Orchestra of St. Stephans / Markus Landerer)

11.6.2017

11am

Vienna, Salesians Church:

Magnificat for Choir (Webern-Chamberchoir of the Music University Vienna / Alois Glaßner)

26.6.2017

7:30pm

Vienna, Guildhall Wieden:

Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano (TRIS Ensemble)

25.8.2017 Lübeck/GER, St. Jakobi:

„Hymnos“ for Organ (Pier Damiano Peretti; premiere)

22.3., 23.3.2017 Fribourg/CH, Festival International d’Orgue, Église St. Michel:

„Hymnos“ for Organ (Pier Damiano Peretti; dancing: „Da Motus“)

Review of past concerts

12.3.2017
7 pm
Pinsdorf/A, Church:
Die Himmelsleiter (Ensemble 15.21)
6.3.2017
7:30 pm
Vienna, Konzerthaus, Schubertsaal:
Trio for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano (Trio Gassenhauer Vienna: Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Mennan Bërveniku; premiere)
25.2.2017
St. Pölten/A, Music School:
Impromptu for Piano, Variations and Song for 3 Flutes (Competitors of the INÖK-Competition)
27.1.2017
8 pm
Graz/A:
Variations for 2 Violins and
Cello (ALEA-Ensemble)
22.1.2017
4 pm
Graz/A, Palais Meran:
2. Sonata for Cello and Piano (Tobias Stosiek, Natasa Veljkovic)
19.12.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Society for Music Theatre:
Canon, Recitative and Gigue for Double-Bass (Michael Pistelok);
Arioso for Viola d’amore and Piano (Margit Urbanetz-Vig, Josef Mayr)
18.12.2016
6:30 pm
Langenzersdorf/A:
„Es ist ein Ros entsprungen“ for Chor a.c. (Ensemble Persephone / Guillaume Fauchere)

 

15.12.2016
7:30 pm
Graz/A, Stephaniensaal:
„verirrt“ (Clemens Zeilinger, Instrumentalists and Chamber Choir of the University of Music Graz / Johannes Prinz)
10.12.2016
6 pm
Vienna, Servits Church:
„Es ist ein Ros entsprungen“ for Chor a.c. (Ensemble Persephone / Guillaume Fauchere)
8.12.2016
Vienna, Guildhall:
„Es ist ein Ros entsprungen“ for Chor a.c. (Ensemble Via Lentia / Thomas Pulker)
6.12.2016
Atlanta, Georgia/USA, State University School of Music: 2. Saxophone Quartet (Akira Quartet)
3.12.2016
6 pm
Vienna, Church Hietzing:
„Miserere“ for 3 Trumpets (Josef Wagner, Asam Mori, Hermann
Gasser; premiere)
2.12.2016
6 pm
Vienna, Piarists Church:
„Miserere“ for Brass Trio (Trio Colore Wien)
1.12.,2.12.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Schwarzberg:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano
(Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Maciej Skarbek)
27.11.2016
10 pm
Vienna, St.Ursula:
Missa Sanctae Crucis, 2 Latin Chants (Choir of the Music University Vienna, organ: Elke Eckersdorfer, cond.: Ingrun
Fussenegger)
18.11.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Guildhall Hietzing:
Trio for Flute, Violin and Cello (Sigrid Kostner, Johannes
Pflegerl, Yishu Yang); Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano (Zemlinsky Trio Wien: Siegfried Schenner, Yishu Yang, Ilse Schumann)
27.10.2016
6:30 pm
Vienna, Richard Wagner Conservatorio:
2 Capriccios for Flute (Ghazal Saeedi); Songs from „liebeslose“ (Farnoosh Rahimi, Anastasia Kurznietsova)
23.10.2016
7 pm
Graz/A, Basilica:
“Secundum scripturas” (Domchor Graz / Josef Doeller)
23.10.2016
5 pm
Poysdorf/A:
„Miserere“ for Brass
Trio (Trio Colore Wien; premiere)
12.10.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Carmelite Church:
„Edith Stein“ Oratorio (Angela Amtmann, Walter
Wegscheider, Choir and Orchestra of Grinzing, cond.:
Florian Amtmann)
9.10.2016
Zürich/CH:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano (Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Maciej Skarbek)
30.9.2016
Leipzig/GER:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano (Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Maciej Skarbek)
13.5.2016
7:30 pm
Bruck an der Mur/A:
Brecht-Choirs for Choir and Orchestra (premiere; part of the
Koloman-Wallisch-Cantata; Choirs and Orchestra of the Austrian Arbeitersängerbund, cond.: Christian Stary)
13.08.2016
1 pm
Emkendorf/GER, Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano
(Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Aurelia Visovan)
21.07.2016
7:30 pm
Mecklenburg Vorpommern Music Festival:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano
(Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Aurelia Visovan)
10.07.2016
11 am
Zwettl/A, Basilica:
„Die Himmelsleiter“ (Ensemble 15.21)
21.6.2016
8 pm
Vienna, Salvatorsaal:
“dir” (Chor Persephone / Guillaume Fauchere)
18.6.,19.6.2016
7 pm
Vienna, Technic University:
„Wir“ (We) for Choir a.c. (BOKU-Chor)
17.6.2016
7:30pm
9:30pm
New York/USA, Chelsea Music Festival:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano (Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Robert Fleitz)
19.5.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, OESTIG-Hall:
Fantasy for Piano (Anita Pohl; premiere); Quartet for Flute, Violin, Viola and Bassoon (Wolfram Wagner, Claudia Pumberger, Isabella Wagner, Katherine Mandl; premiere)
 8.-10.5.2016
 Ludwigslust/GER, Internat. Sperger Competition:
„Kyrie“ for Solo Double-Bass (compulsory piece of the competition)
7.5.2016
7:30 pm
Zürich/CH, Predigerkirche:
„Das Gebot des Herrn“ (The Lord’s Commandment; Sonja Equiluz, Cantus Novus Wien / Thomas Holmes)
30.4.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Votivchurch:
„Das Gebot des Herrn“
(The Lord’s Commandment; Sonja Equiluz, Cantus Novus Wien / Thomas Holmes)
24.4.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Musikverein, Golden Hall:
„verirrt“ („lost“) for Choir, Piano and Clarinet Quartet
(Wiener Singverein / Johannes Prinz; premiere)
2.4.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Haydn-House:
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano
(Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Mennan Berveniku)
31.3.2016
Vienna
7:30 pm
Guildhall Margareten
Fantasy Piece for Clarinet, Double-Bass and Piano
(Vera Karner, Dominik Wagner, Mennan Berveniku)
8.3.2016
7:30 pm
Vienna, Musikverein, Glass Hall:
2. Wind Quintett
(Webern Wind Quintet; premiere)
16.2.2016
7 pm
Vienna, Alte Schmiede
Ballad for Double-Bass and Piano
(Dominik Wagner, Charlotte Baumgartner), Vivace for Solo Double-Bass
(Dominik Wagner; premiere)
30.1.2016
7 pm
Vienna, Society for Music Theatre
Sonata for Viola and Piano (Georg Hamann, Beata Beck)

Contact

Wolfram Wagner

Am Hundsturm 16/3
A-1050 Vienna

Tel.: +43/676/463 83 81

Email: wagner@mdw.ac.at

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