Thomas Wally
Instrument: violin

courtesy by T. Wally ©

Wally Thomas

Compositions

# Title Year of Originsort icon Duration Instrumentation Category
1 Les iles des nombres II 2018
2 Soliloquy II: You made your excuses and left 2017 11m
3 Soliloquy III: polypolar dancing drone bass bear. 131 Fragmente 2017 13m
4 Caprice (VII) ultrajaune 2016
5 jeux éoliens III - for ensemble 2015 10m
6 poème respirant - for 15 instruments 2014 11m
7 platypuses deconstructed - for ensemble 2014 3m
8 cycle: 25 easy pieces 2014 - 2016 ~ 1h 30m
9 jeux éoliens II 2014 11m
10 Das Märchen vom alten Mann 2013 50m
11 Caprice (VI) mosaïque 2013 12m
12 jeux éoliens 2013 10m
13 music for viola and zither 2012 10m
14 Hommash. Caprice (V) anglois - assez vicieux 2012 12m
15 Capriccio (III) giocoso, crudele e un poco amabile 2012 12m
16 ... jusqu'à l'aurore ... Caprice (IV) bleu 2012 11m
17 resectio et reconstructio I-IV - for flute and string-quartet 2012 11m
18 Soliloquy 2012 9m
19 la malinconia della porpora ardente - for trombone and 15 strings 2011 12m
20 Jeu: Stille Kost. Caprice II 2011 - 2012 11m
21 impressions ... en relief II - for piano and 11 instruments 2010 13m
22 melencodia III - for oboe and 11 instruments 2010 - 2011 15m
23 la pureté de l'envie blanche - for string-quartet 2010 10m
24 ... und ein einziger Ton weinte in einem Frühling ... 2009 17m
25 Caprice - for string-trio 2009 10m
26 music for alto recorder and accordion 2009 9m
27 ... und sonnige nebelblicke umwehten nasse winterrosen ... 2009 ~ 6m 30s
28 pieni joulusoitto - for ensemble 2009 5m
29 music for violin and piano 2009 10m
30 transfigurations 2008 8m
31 meer, teich, schwefelquelle - for ensemble 2008 9m
32 loop fantasy - for orchestra 2007 ~ 12m 30s
33 loops&grids 2006 14m
34 en bref 2005 6m
35 impressions ... en relief 2005 10m
36 floating, freezing, fusing: spheres 2005 12m
37 Nico - for Big Band 2004 3m
38 Verwebungen 2004 10m
39 Entwachsen - for ensemble 2004 9m
40 Verästelungen 2004 14m
41 Levabo oculos meos 2004 9m
42 4 Bagatellen - version for chamber orchestra 2003 9m
43 Komprovisation/Es 2003 6m
44 4 Bagatellen - for string-quartet 2003 9m

General Information

Year of Birth:  1981
Date of Birth:  26. July 1981
Place of Birth:  Vienna
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Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
2005 - 2006

composition (Paavo Heininen)

2005 - 2006

lessons with Erkki Kantola

2005 - 2006

lessons with Päivyt Meller

2007

participation in the composers-workshop "Across the Frontiers"

2008

degree in composition with distinction

2008

diploma violin (Konzertfach) with distinction

2008

first diploma in musicology with distinction

Konzertfach (applied music) violin

composition

composition

composition

master classes a.o. with Dimitrios Polisoidis and Volkert Steude

master-classes

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
2002

ever since substitute

2002

ever since several fixed-term contracts

2003 - 2008

author of several concert introductions

2004

foundation and ever since member

2007 - 2008

concert master of the orchestra of the mdw

2011 - 2012

"composer in residence"

2012

"ensemble in residence" with the ensemble LUX

2012

ever since teacher of the course "Historical Compositional Techniques"

Kammersolisten Bratislava: various collaborations

Schubert-Ensemble: various collaborations

various collaborations

various collaborations

various collaborations

various collaborations

various collaborations

various collaborations

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)

Duo Goliardi

Studio for Contemporary Music in Moscow

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
2004

selection for obligatory piece

2005

Jeunesses Musicales competition in composition Bukarest: finalist

2008

music+culture - international competition for composers (USA): 3rd prize

2009

Helmut Sohmen prize in compositon

2009

state scholarship for composition

2010

outstanding artist award

2010

"composer in focus"

2012

state scholarship for composition

2012

promotional award

2012

finalist at the 9th international composition competition Città di Udine

2012

New Austrian Sound of Music (NASOM 2012/2013): first-ranked with the ensemble LUX

2015

working scholarship for a piano-cycle

2015

2nd Prize at the Toru Takemitsu Composition Award 2015

2016

Theodor Körner Award

2016

prize for his compositional oeuvre

2017

call for Scores for the mise-en music festival (New York): one of 49 compositions which were chosen for performance out of 1122 submissions

Performer of (Composition)

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