Wolfgang Klaesener

Curiculum vitae

1962 born in Dortmund
1979 Organ study at Professor Gisbert cutter
1981 Study of catholic church music at the Folkwang university for music, Essen
1987 State examination church music (A-Examen)
1990 Concert exam organ at Professor Daniel Roth, Paris/Saarbruecken
1992


Artistic final examination at Professor Manfred Schreier, Stuttgart/Trossingen
1988 Winner of the international Johann Sebastian Bach Wettbewerb, Leipzig
1989 Winner of the Walter Gieseking Wettbewerb, Saarbruecken
1991 Winner of five prices at the Concorso Polifonico Guido d'Arrezzo, Italy
1993 Winner at Internationaler Kammerchorwerttbewerb Marktoberdorf
1995


Winner of three prices at the Florilege Vocal de Tours , France
1984 Establishment of the Kettwiger Bach-Ensemble (international prices 1991, 1993, 1995)
1985 Lecturer in organ and choir line at the Bischoeflichen church school of music, Essen
1990 Lecturer in choir line at the church school of music Rottenburg/Neckar
since 1993 Artistic director/conductor of Kantorei Barmen Gemarke, Wuppertal
since 1995 Training job for choir line at the national university for music, Trossingen
since 1998


Director/conductor of the orchestra of the Bergische University of Wuppertal
Guestdirector and solo concerts as organist abroad the in and
Concert journeys with the Kettwiger Bach-Ensemble and the Kantorei Barmen Gemarke

CompactDisc
1990 Grande messe de Saint Hubert (with Hermann Baumann, Horn)
1994 E.Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius (Barmen Gemarke + Kettw. Bach-Ensemble)
1997 J.S.Bach: Johannes passion (Kantorei Barmen-Gemarke)
1997 J.S.Bach: Messe h-moll (Kettwiger Bach-Ensemble)
1998 Mini CD: F.Poulenc: Gloria, G.Swayne: Magnificat (Kettwiger Bach-Ensemble)


Co-operation with
Helmut Rilling (international bach academy Moscow 1991)
Wuppertaler Sinfoniker (Edward Elgar, The Dream OF Gerontius)
Wuppertaler stages (German Premiere schnittke, life with an idiot - Brecht/Eisler, Die Massnahme - Shakespeare/Mendelsohn, Midsommernightsdream dream)
WDR broadcast choir Cologne (rehearsing Brahms, Requiem - Elgar, Dream of Gerontius)



WAZ series: Fellow man / Wolfgang Klaesener
(, 21,02,1996) by de


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