Posts in the Category: Composition

Review of Catch in Neue Musikzeitung and 5 Stars in Fono Forum

Posted in - Composition & Music Production on April 18th 2017 0 Comments

“Das klassische Saxophonensemble ist immer wieder für Überraschungen gut. Die Werke von fünf Komponisten, die das exzellente britische Sirocco Saxophone Quartet aufgenommen hat, haben alle ein scharfes Profil und könnten abwechslungsreicher nicht sein. Das reicht vom zackigen Bebop-Unisono bei Robert Myers über das gespenstische Stimmungsbild „Insomnia“ von Malte Giesen bis zum assoziativ zwischen Motorik und Stagnation wechselnden …

Clockwork released

Posted in - Composition on January 5th 2017 0 Comments

In October 2016 the video game clockwork with Thilo’s music was released on Steam. It is a puzzle-platformer with hand-drawn levels and beautiful artwork. Thilo designed the non-linear music system and composed the music to enhance the game’s atmosphere.

 

Here are some of the reviews on the music:

“Relaxing soundtrack that fits …

World Premiere

Posted in - Composition on November 19th 2016 0 Comments

On November 16, 2016, the Sirocco Saxophone Quartet played the world premiere of The Central at the Teo Otto Theater in Remscheid, Germany. Congratulations to the ensemble for the wonderful performance! The score will be available soon. In case you are interested, please use the contact form to request your copy.

Prairie Dog – Screening

Posted in - Composition on January 20th 2016 0 Comments

The feature Prairie Dog with music and creature sounds created by Thilo will be screended on February 11 at 7pm in the ATB Financial Community Room at CASA in Lethbridge, Alberta.

CD “Catch” on Longlist for the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik

Posted in - Composition on September 28th 2015 0 Comments

The Album “Catch” by the Sirocco Saxophone Quartet was released in August on the label Encora. The wonderful musicians perform never-released works by living composers. The album also contains “Back to Bar 190!”, one of Thilo’s recent compositions for saxophone quartet. Thilo produced, recorded, and mixed this album and we are all very pleased to …

Back to Bar 190! – Performance

Posted in - Composition on October 7th 2013 0 Comments

“Back to Bar 190!” was performed by the Edmonton Saxophone Quartet during their concert tour through Alberta in October 2015.

It was also played again by the Sirocco Saxophone Quartet at concerts in Germany and the Netherlands in the summer and in England in the fall of 2015.

World Premiere, Scotland

Posted in - Composition & Performance on December 3rd 2012 0 Comments sirocco

In July 2012 Thilo’s new composition for saxophone quartet premiered at the World Saxophone Congress in St. Andrews, Scotland. “Back to Bar 190!” was received very well and more performances of this work are scheduled. Please use the contact box to request a copy of the score.