Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007)

Gruppen / Carré

Gruppen (24:00)

Conductor [Orchestra I] – Karlheinz Stockhausen
Conductor [Orchestra Il] – Bruno Maderna
Conductor [Orchestra Ill] – Michael Gielen
Orchestra – Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester*

Carré (30:15)

Chorus – Chor Des Norddeutschen Rundfunks Hamburg*
Conductor [Chorus And Orchestra I] – Mauricio Kagel
Conductor [Chorus And Orchestra Il] – Karlheinz Stockhausen
Conductor [Chorus And Orchestra Ill] – Andrzej Markowski
Conductor [Chorus And Orchestra Iv] – Michael Gielen
Orchestra – Sinfonie-Orchester Des Norddeutschen Rundfunks Hamburg*

Composed By, Liner Notes [German] – Karlheinz Stockhausen
Design – Holger Matthies
Liner Notes [English Translation] – Rolf Gehlhaar

Deutsche Grammophon ‎– 137 002
Also released as part of the 6-LP Avantgarde box set (1968), with different catalog# 104 989.
Gruppen for 3 orchestras (1955-57) recorded and produced by Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln, May 9th 1965.
Carré for 4 orchestras and 4 choirs (1958/59) recorded and produced by Norddeutscher Rundfunk Hamburg, October 1960.
Grand prix du disque.
Edison prize.

This recording is part of the Wolf Fifth Archive