Helmut Dencker
Registered as:

Dencker Helmut

Compositions

# Title Year of Originsort icon Duration Instrumentation Category
1 minirumori 2005
2 Patchwork/Stückwerk 2002
3 Cambiamenti 1998
4 Quartett für Saxophon 1996 16m
5 Amarcord 1995
6 electric violin 1994
7 Für sechs Instrumente mit Schlagzeug: Das Pendel - (Arbeitstitel) 1994
8 Werde munter, mein Gemüte - (J. S. Bach) BWV 147, Transkription für 2 Gitarren 1994
9 random walk - für zwei Gitarren 1992 14m
10 Bruchstücke aus "Stylus phantasticus I" 1992
11 Klavierstück 1990 11m 30s
12 Klavierquintett 1990 14m 15s
13 Stylus phantasticus I - für 8 Lautsprechergruppen 1990 - 1993 30m 58s
14 Natté 1989 11m 50s
15 Revolutionsständchen 89 1989 10m 35s
16 Current Loops 1982 20m 30s
17 Vorlauf - Nachlauf 1979 9m 20s
18 blech & holz 1977 8m 50s
19 Anakoluthien 1977 6m 30s
20 Musik für Orchester 1977 7m 30s
21 Reamalgamerge - Zweites Streichquartett 1976 15m 10s
22 Solo für Posaune 1975 6m 30s
23 Im-Puls 1974 2m 53s
24 Erstes Streichquartett mit Gesang 1974 18m
25 Juxtaposition 1974 9m 48s
26 Giorno per giorno - Acht Lieder nach Gedichten von Giuseppe Ungaretti 1974 16m

General Information

Year of Birth:  1944
Date of Birth:  5. August 1944
Place of Birth:  Husum
Country of Birth: 
Nationality: 

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1968 - 1971

church music

1972 - 1978

composition

1972 - 1978

composition

1975

diploma composition with distinction

1976 - 1980

extraordinary studies in technical mathematics, intense preoccupation with the aesthetics of information, the French structuralism and electronic music

 

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
1979 - 1982

realization of the computer language EMC-Compiler

1988 - 1989

realization of the computer language EM-SEQUE

1989

realization of the computer language AMPL (Algorithm Musical Processing Language) and NOTRAN for instrumental compositions

lecturer of Music History of the 20th Century, computer and electronic music and music theory

several years as a cantor and organ player in Northern Germany

lectures and lecture recitals at various universities and art schools in Austria, Germany and the Czech Republic

Performances (Selection)

PeriodPerformanceCompositionOrganisationLocation
1976
1978
1982

World Music Days in Graz

1984

Musica Verticale Rome

1989
1989

Music and Technology

1991

Elektronischer Frühling Vienna

1991

Forfest Kromeríz

1991

International Music Festival Brno

1991

KlangArt-Congress Osnabrück

1992
1992

3. Forfest Kromeríz

1992

Vier Tage Absolute Musik Linz

1993

electronic access 93 Graz

1993

Festival Elektronischer Frühling Vienna

1993

Festival Internacional de Música Contemporánea Bogotá

1993

International Competition Musica Nova 93 Prague

1994

5th Biennale of Contemporary Music Brno

1995

6. Forfest Kromeríz

1995

electronic access 95 Graz

1995

KlangArt Osnabrück

1995

Open-air Electroacoustic Concerts Brasil

1996

Absolute Music Allentsteig

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1975

Dr.-Eduard-Coudenhove Award

1976

federal scholarship for composition

1977

promotional award for art

1993

International Competition Musica Nova 93 Prag: award at the composition competition