Enjott Schneider is a german composer writing for concert halls, churches, music festivals and opera houses all over the world. He also composed hundreds of filmscores and is the president of the „German Composers Association“ since 2013.
New CD in summer 2020: ..............FLUTE STORIESRecorded in january 2020 in Katowice/Poland and now released in summer 2020: FLUTE STORIES... about Water, Trees, and a Chinese Concubine... with Lukasz Dlugosz & Agata Kielar Dlugosz (flutes) Silesian Chamber Orchestra & Silesian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Miroslaw Jacek Blaszczyk
Monography ENJOTT SCHNEIDER published as book by Allitera-VerlagIm Juli 2020 neu erschienen: Die Buch-Monographie über ENJOTT SCHNEIDER (im Allitera-Verlag) aus der Reihe Komponisten in Bayern. Dokumente musikalischen Schaffens im 20. und 21. Jahrhundert, Band 66. Es ist ein spannendes Lesebuch über ein ganz und gar der Musik gewidmetes Leben geworden, - mit einem Fototeil.
New CD: KRASNOYARSK COUNTERPOINTSWith Label WERGO (Distribution: NAXOS) released in february 2020: two freshly composed Concertos, - the one with Reinhold Friedrich, who is playing extraordinary with three types of trumpets in the same composition, - the other with an usual combination of instruments in a double concerto. Artem Chirkov (Soloist of St. Peterburg Philharmony) plays his double bass from low to the highest violin-like ranges....And Mikhail Dzyudze, a multitalent beetween Folk, Rock & Classic, plays on his Contrabass-Balalaika... a gigantic and really unknown instrument.
Mai 2020: INSIDE THE WORLD - MUSIK NACH INNENJust for my 70th anniversary released at Label ambiente audio: INSIDE THE WORLD - MUSIK NACH INNEN with some Highlights from the CD-series "Enjott Schneider - Sacred Music"
COMPOSING AGAINST... AND DESPITE THE CORONA-VIRUSTwo "Corona works" were created around the virus, rehearsed via online rehearsals, and soon - finally - played live in the concert hall: For Beijing Symphony Orchestra in China the composition WUHAN 2020 SYMPHONIC POEM FOR ORCHESTRA, and for the Silesian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra in Katovice/Poland a work "IN MEMORIAM PENDERECKI": MAZURKA TRISTE.
- 19. Jul 2020
Ataccot for Organ, in Gland/SwitzerlandSunday 19.7.2020 at 17:00 in the Protestant Church in Gland/Switzerland Johannes Skudlik (Organ) performs ATACCOT, - the retrograde version of Bach Toccata d-minor
- 25. Jul 2020
BEETHOVENS "SCHÖPFUNG". Naturbilder Aschaffenburger Bach-Tage25th of July .2020 at 8 p.m. in the Stiftskirche Aschaffenburg: Süddeutsche Kammerchor with soloists and chamber orchestra conducted by Gerhard Jenemann performing: Enjott Schneider BEETHOVENS „SCHÖPFUNG“ Naturbilder zum Septett op. 20 für Sopran, Tenor, Chor und Ensemble (Texte: Ludwig van Beethoven und Johann Wolfgang von Goethe). = 33. Aschaffenburger Bachtage 2020 "Bach und Beethoven"
- 26. Jul 2020
Works of J.S. BACH and ENJOTT SCHNEIDER in St. Bonifaz München26th of July 2020 in München Abtei St. Bonifaz Hansjörg Albrecht and the Arcis Saxophone Quartet ar performing works by J.S.Bach and Enjott Schneider. Enjott Schneider's ATACCOT for organ, his CRUCIFIXUS for saxophone quartet and organ, NATURKLÄNGE for organ and electronic playback.
- 28. Jul 2020
Concert for the 270th anniversary of death of J.S. Bach28th of July 2020 Concert for J.S. Bach's 270th anniversary of his death "Water IV" with works by J.S. Bach and Enjott Schneider....among others world premiere of the organ concerto "Vom Geist des Wassers" (soloist: Johannes Skudlik) and "WASSERORATORIUM" for solos, choir and orchestra. Performers: Munich Bach Choir and Munich Bach Orchestra, conductor: Hansjörg Albrecht
- 4. Aug 2020
AT THE EDGE OF TIME in Gdansk/Oliwa PolandOn Tuesday 4.8.2020 in Cathedral of Oliwa in Gdansk/Poland: Johannes Skudlik (Organ) performs AT THE EDGE OF TIME. Variations on Mozarts Requiem KV 622