Klaus Huber

(b. 1924)

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(b Berne, 1924).

Swiss composer and violinist. Taught vn. Zurich Cons. 1950–60, Lucerne Cons. 1960–3, Basle Mus. Acad. from 1961. Comps. incl.: Invention and Chorale, orch. (1956); Noctes intelligibilis lucis, ob., hpd. (1961); Moteti cantiones, str. qt. (1963); Tenebrae, orch. (1966–7); James Joyce Music, hp., hn., orch. (1966–7); Psalm of Christ, bar., ens. (1967); Tempora, vn. conc. (1969–70); Jot oder Wann kommt der Herr Zurück, opera (1973); Turnus, orch., tape (1974); Im Paradies (1974–5); Litania instrumentalis, orch. (1975); Ohne Grenze und Rand, va., orch. (1976–7); Von Zeit zu Zeit, str. qt. (1984–5); Protuberanzen, orch. (1985–6); Spes contra spem, v., narr., orch. (1986–8); Winter Seeds, acc. (1993); Intarsi, chamber conc., pf., 17 instrs. (1993–4); Metanoia, org. (1995); Ecce homines, str. quintet (1997–8); Bicinium, an Old Man, bass‐bar., vn. (2005).

Subjects: Music.

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