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Staatskapelle Dresden (2009 – 2010)

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Rebecca Saunders (born 19 December 1967) is an English composer. She lives and works as a freelance composer in Berlin.


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Born in London, Saunders studied violin and composition at the University of Edinburgh, earning a PhD in Composition in 1997. As a DAAD scholar, she studied with Wolfgang Rihm from 1991 to 1994 at the Hochschule fur Musik Karlsruhe; Nigel Osborne supervised her doctoral thesis.

Her awards include the Busoni Prize of the Berlin Academy of the Arts, the Ernst von Siemens Music Prize for composition, the Paul Hindemith Prize of the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, and the composition prize of the ARD. In 2010 and 2012, she taught at the Darmstadt International Summer Courses and was composer-in-residence at the Konzerthaus Dortmund from 2005-2006, Staatskapelle Dresden from 2009-2010, and Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival in 2010.

Fabio Luisi and the Staatskapelle Dresden gave the UK premiere of Saunders' revision of traces at the 2009 Proms.


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  • Behind the Velvet Curtain (1991–92), for trumpet, harp, piano and cello
  • Molly's Song 3—shades of crimson (1995), for alto flute, viola, steel-stringed guitar, four radios and music box
  • Duo (1996), for violin and piano
  • Into the Blue (1996), for clarinet, bassoon, cello, double bass, piano and percussion
  • dichroic seventeen (1996), for piano, two percussionists, two double basses, accordion and electric guitar
  • QUARTET (1998), for piano, violin, double bass and accordion
  • cinnabar (1999), for violin, trumpet and ensemble
  • albescere (2001), for twelve instruments and five voices
  • vermilion (2003), for clarinet, electric guitar and cello
  • insideout (2003), music for the choreographic installation by Sasha Waltz
  • blaauw (2004), for double-bell trumpet
  • Choler (2004), for piano duo
  • Miniata (2004), for accordion, piano, choir and orchestra
  • rubricare (2005), for strings and organ
  • Blue and Gray (2005), for two double basses
  • Stirrings Still (2007), for alto flute, oboe, clarinet, piano and bowed crotales
  • chroma IX (2003–08), for chamber groups in several spaces
  • traces (2006–09), for orchestra
  • Ire (2012), Concerto for Violoncello, Strings and Percussion
  • Fletch (2012), for string quartet
  • Shadow (2013), for piano
  • Void (2013–14), for two percussionists and chamber orchestra

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    Symphony No 6 in C Major - D 589: I Adagio - Allegro
    Le Nozze di Figaro K 492: Act IV Scene 8: Recitative and Aria: Alles ist richtig
    Clarinet Concerto in A Major - K 622: I Allegro
    Katja Kabanowa: Zweiter Akt - Trube Lieder
    Bassoon Concerto in B flat major - K 191: II Andante ma adagio
    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major - Op 11 - J 98: I Allegro
    Ernste Gesange for Bariton and Strings: No 2: Traurigkeit
    Adagio and Fugue in C Minor - K 546: I Adagio
    Der Rosenkavalier - Act III: Pt 1
    Nouveau divertissements: V Tres gai et rapide
    Das war sehr gut - Mandryka
    Serenade for Strings No 13 in G Major - K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": III Menuetto - Allegretto
    Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail - K 384: Act II: Recitative and Aria: Welcher Wechsel herrscht in meiner Seele
    Divertimento in D Major - K 136/125a "Salzburg Symphony No 1": I Allegro
    Non curo l'affetto - K 74b
    Le Nozze di Figaro K 492: Act IV Scenes 11-14: Finale: Still nur - still - ich will mich nahern
    No5 Scene And The Grandfather Dance
    Mass in B minor - BWV 232: Et in unum Dominum
    Don Giovanni - K 527: Act I - "Dalla sua pace"
    Clarinet Concerto No 1 in F Minor Op 73: 1 Allegro
    Ich danke - Fraulein
    Aber der Richtige
    Katja Kabanowa: Dritter Akt - Aber was bist du denn hier am Bangen?
    Nouveau divertissements: IV Tambourin
    Rosamunde Op 26 - D 797: Overture
    Und du wirst mein Gebieter sein
    Tiefland: Prelude: Two Vaterunser bet ich vor dem Schfengehn
    Concerto for 2 Keyboards in C major - BWV 1061: III Fuga
    No1 The Christmas Tree
    Le Nozze di Figaro K 492: Act IV: Jetzt scheint ja alles still zu sein
    The Marriage Of Rigaro: March


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