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Works

Michel Roth's works are published by Ricordi and MusicaMundana.


Theatre/Opera 

  • Räuber-Fragmente (after Robert Walser)
         for actor, improvising soloist, saxophone, guitar and double bass (2011)
         Libretto: Michel Roth
         Audio / Score (complete book)
     /
  • Im Bau (after Franz Kafka)
         for soprano, oboe/lupophon, cello/singing saw, piano/melodica and live electronics (2011)
         Libretto: Michel Roth
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         Stage version: Audio / Brochure
         Radio opera version: Website / Publisher
     
  • Die Künstliche Mutter, a depressive operetta (after Hermann Burger)
         for soprano, mezzosoprano, tenor, bariton, two actresses and ensemble (2016)
         Libretto: Michel Roth

         Trailer / Video / Brochure

 

 

Orchestral Works.

  • Kristall for string orchestra (1998)
     
  • Der Spaziergang for two baritons and orchestra (2007)     Audio
     
  • rebotco for orchestra (2012)    Audio / Score
     
  • Die letzte Welt for percussion solo and orchestra (2018)     PreviewTrailer / Video (360°) / Score

  

Ensemble Works (including Choir)

  • Schöllenen for ensemble (2001)     Audio / Score

  • PATERA for frenchhorn quartet and percussion quartet (2003)     Audio
     
  • Die auf dich zurückgreifende Zeit for 6 voices and ensemble (2006)
         1. Zur Entstehung des Mittelmeers
       Audio / Score
         2. Die Badener Buch   Audio
         3. Das Kupfer   Audio
         4. Verankerungen   Audio
         5. Die Blumen   Audio
         6. Das historische Präsens   Audio
     
  • PESSOA for 9 voices and ensemble (2007)    Audio
     
  • molasse vivante for ensemble (2007)
     
  • MOI for big ensemble (after original tapes by Giacinto Scelsi) (2012/13)    Score

  • Grund for variable folk music ensemble (2013)   Audio 

  • Thou Not I - after 23 ultraconserved words from the last ice age for 16 voices (2015)    Audio / Score
     
  • DOPPELQUINTETT for woodwind quintet and string quintet and a game master (2017)     Score
     
  • pod for big ensemble (or two separated ensembles) and individual electronic devices (2017)     Audio / Score

 
 

Chamber Music

  • verinnerung for piano trio (2001)     Audio
     
  • erschöpfung for string trio (2002)     Audio
     
  • verrückung (...Boogie-Woogie) for piano quartet (2003/rev.2010)     Audio
     
  • Quellmund for oboe and string trio (2004)     Audio
     
  • HOAX. Variationen für zwei Gitarren (2004)     Audio
     
  • molasse vivante for piano duo (2004)     Audio
     
  • Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd for flute, piano and percussion (2005)     Audio
     
  • SKYTALE for clarinet, cello and piano (2005)     Audio
     
  • Zwirn for 4 natural horns (2007)     Audio
     
  • Wendungen for speaker and piano quintet (as a counterpart to Schoenberg’s "Ode an Napoleon") (2014)
         Audio (Wendungen 1) / Audio (Wendungen 2)
     
  • (w)hole for string quartet (2018)
     
     

Solo Pieces

  • Tönung und Schatten for accordion (2002)    Audio

  • Töne oder Tiere for natural horn (2006)     Audio
     
  • Trois Têtes de Giacometti for percussion (2007)    Audio (Tête 1) / Audio (Tête 2) / Audio (Tête 3)
     
  • Tête - Crâne for clarinet (A) (2007)     Audio / Score
     
  • KAVALKADE for double bass (2007)     Audio / Video
     
  • Plaie et Douceur for viola (2009)     Audio / Score
     
  • Raumerweiterungssignale for eighth-tone horn and electronics (2011)
     
  • Die Zunge des Gletschers for singing double bass player (2015)     Audio / Video
     
  • ʻAʻā for violin (2015/19)

  • LAUT etude for trombone (2016)     Score
     

 

Arrangements

  • Arnold Schönberg: Drei Klavierstücke op.11, arranged for chamber orchestra by Michel Roth (1999)
     
  • Es weckt das Lied die Liebe, early songs by Gustav Mahler arranged for chamber ensemble or small orchestra by Michel Roth (2003)
     
  • Franz Schreker: Nachtstück aus der Oper Der ferne Klang, arranged for chamber orchestra by Michel Roth (2006)