Eva-Maria Houben – Verschwindenden / Stilleben

1. verschwindungen – disappearances.

Superposition: disappearances V. my ear at the sea shell for organ and another wind instrument (2005) – to one another I for organ and another wind instrument (2003). And: Sounds of the environment. Different processes of disappearance.

Eva-Maria Houben / organ

Bileam Kümper / tuba.

Recorded by Bileam Kümper.

2.  stilleben – still life. some paintings for ensemble (var.) 

Johnny Chang / viola

Catherine Lamb / viola

Koen Nutters / upright bass.

Recorded by Johnny Chang at Konzert Minimal – Ackerstadtpalast, Berlin (14.6.2013)

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1. verschwindungen – disappearances - 35:21

2. stilleben – still life. some paintings for ensemble - 22.37

Eva-Maria Houben

Eva-Maria Houben has been performing works for the organ for more than 30 years. As she is related to the “wandelweiser-group” of composers, her compositions are published by “edition wandelweiser”, Haan. Her list of compositions up to now includes works for the organ, piano, clarinet, trombone, violoncello and other solo instruments, works for voice and piano, for wind and chamber ensembles, for orchestra and for voice and orchestra, works for choir (www.wandelweiser.de). She publishes on subjects of contemporary music (Steiner, PFAU, Edition Howeg, bis-label Oldenburg). Since 2000 her music has been published by Edition Wandelweiser (Haan). CDs have also been released by Another Timbre, Irritable Hedgehog and Makro. In 2012 she founded her own label diafani (www.diafani.de).