Pieces for Orchestra

Beethoven_off_set (or "I take it back the ninth symphony")

for symphony orchestra and ensemble (2015-2018)

The Recognitions for Orchestra and Tape (2006)

WP: 6.02.2006, Eurogress Aachen, Sinfonieorchester Aachen, Ltg, GMD Marcus R. Bosch

ÜBerlinien II for sopran and orchestra (2010)


for Piano and Orchestra (1992/rev.2000)


Heliou für kleines Orchester (2004)

Work for the Scene-Music for theatre

Sotto voce - shortopera for Soprano and Video

01.09.2011, Hauptbahnhof Berlin, Claudia Herr, Soprano, Gil Sperling, Video, Georg Steker, Director, Annika Voigt Text

Timbuktu oder die Bibliothek der Wüste (2008-Proj.)

...because not as my heart beats on you

theatremusic after texts by Helmut Krausser for soprano, baritone, 7 Musicians and tape (2000-2001)

WP: 15.03.2000, Space Museum Ludwig Aachen, Cond. Andreas F. Staffel, Director: Karl Walter Sprungala, Katharina Marquet, Wolf Latzel, Baritone. Other Performances: 12.10.2001, Parkstadt Limburg Theater, Netherlands Conductor, Bernhard Moncado, New Musicensemble Aachen, Dominik Engler, Soprano, Wolf Latzel Baritone

Ensemble Music

Kubik (07) for 14 players

(Fl., Ob., Klar., Fag., Hrn., Tr., Tb., Pno., Hrf., Vl., Vla., Vlc., Db.)

Islands and Clouds for 12 flutes

WP: 3.5.1999, Partikasaal Robert Schumannhochschule Düsseldorf, flute class Hochschule

Effigies (08) for 12 players (Fl., Ob., Klar., Fag., Hrn., Perc., Pno.)

Soleil et Chair for dancers, video setting, ensemble and 12 instrumentalists (2002-2006)

(Fl., Ob., Klar., Hrn., Pno., Perc., Vl., Vla..) Db.)

WP: 12.6.2004 Stadttheater Aachen Foyer, Sinfonieorchester Aachen, conductor Jeremy Hulin; further performance of No.II (Just another Nightmusic) children's concert (Music from other planets) 25.01.2005, Sinfonieorchester Aachen, conductor Jeremy Hulin

Solo Pieces

Anthemion (2007) for Harp-Solo

WP: 4.11.2017 Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Katharina Hanstedt

Schatteninschriften (Épigraphes a l´ombre) for Bassflute Solo (2011)

WP: 15.05.2011 intersonanzen Potsdam, Klaus Schöpp

Aponovi (Where the Wind blows down the gap ) Tongues of fire arr. for Glissandoflöte (2017)

WP: 5.07.2018 Zepernicker Randfestspiele. Further performances: 14.11.2019, Klangwerkstatt Berlin, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Erik Drescher - 26.09.2020, Pyramidale 2020, Tramophonie, Erik Drescher

Im hohen Holz (In high woods) for Oboe(s) Solo

WP: 19.10.2017 Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Antje Thierbach

Kindled Spirit for E-Guitar Solo

WP: 26.03.2018, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Dennis Sobolev. Further performances: 19.09.2020, Ruben Mattia Santorsa, Musikstudio Ohrpheo

Lipflowers for Horn Solo (2016)

WP: 30.9.2017 Pyramidale Marzahn-Hellersdorf, Elena Akuro

Polymonolie I for accordion solo

WP: 7.06.2015 Cultural Center ZIL, Moscow, Sergej Tschirkow. Further performances: 24.3.2017 Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Roman Yusipey, 8.07.2017 Kirche zum Heilsbronnen Berlin-Schöneberg, Roman Yusipey, 29.09.2017 St.Nicolaus Alsterdorf, Hamburg, Roman Yusipey, 27.10.2017 Festival intersonanzen, Neza Torka, 5.01.2018, Stadtkirche Liestal, Basel (Ch) Sergey Tschirkow, 21.04.2018 Odessa, Philharmonie, Roman Yusipey, 28.09.2018 Wuppertal, Musikhochschule, Roman Yusipey, 20.10.2018, Philharmonie Lemberg, Roman Yusipey

Polymonolie II

WP: 6.11.2015 Scriabin Museum Moscow, Sergej Tschirkow. Further performances: 1.07.2016, Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Susanne Stock - 28.8.2016, Rangsdorf GEDOK Gallery, Susanne Stock - 12.10. 2016 Hochschule Osnabrück, Susanne Stock - 15.10.2016, Circle 1, Kreuzberg

Sonata for Violin Solo ("Um Haaresbreite") (2003-2016)

WP: 7.10.2010, BKA-Kreuzberg, Kinneret Sieradtzki. Further Performances: 24.06.2016, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Andreas Neufeld

Um Haaresbreite (Version for Mooni) (Aprèlude and Allegro Ossesionato) for Violoncello Solo (2016)

WP: 3.02.2017, Wong Whee Moon

Um Haaresbreite (Version for Ulrike)

WP: 21.09.2017 Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Ulrike Brand, Cello

Tongues of fire arr. for glissando flute (2017)

WP: 5.07.2018 Zepernicker Randfestspiele, Erik Drescher Flute. Further performnces: 14.11.2019, Klangwerkstatt Berlin, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Erik Drescher - 26.09.2020, Pyramidale 2020, Tramophonie, Erik Drescher

Tongues of fire arr. for trumpet (2017)

4 intermezzi for double bass - solo (2017)

Schatteninschrift II | Primeval Monologue

for double bass clarinet (2019)

UA: 20.9.2019, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Theo Nabicht, double bass clarinet


for tenor saxophone (2019)

WP: 29.11.2019, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Taewok Ahn, Saxophone

Lascia Vibrare

for Clarinet in B (2020)

Capriccio for Hardy (2020)

for solo tuba and toys for children


Suite "Sur bois" for flute and piano (1999-2009)

WP: 9.06.2017, Encounterpoints, Musikstudio Ohrpheo, Erik Drescher, flutes and Pavlos Antoniadis, piano

Five Encounters for violoncello and piano (2002)

WP: 6.2. 2002, Stadttheater Aachen, Christoph Bubeck, violoncello, Andreas F. Staffel, piano. Further performances: 24.09.2004, Oper Frankfurt, Christoph Bubeck, Andreas F. Staffel

Encounterpoints I for violoncello and piano (2014)

WP: 24.01.2015, Klangbrücke Aachen, Claudius von Wrochem, violoncello, Andreas F. Staffel, piano

Treibgut (Floatsam) II for baroque oboe and accordion (2016)

WP: 1.07.2016, Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Antje Thierbach, oboe, Susanne Stock, accordion. Further performances: 2 8.08.2016, Rangsdorf, Gedock Gallery, Antje Thierbach, Susanne Stock - 12.10.2016, Musikhochschule Osnabrück, Antje Thierbach, Susanne Stock - 15.10, 2016, Circle 1 Kreuzberg, Antje Thierbach, Susanne Stock

Treibgut (Floatsam) II for oboe and piano (2019)

Treibgut (Floatsam) II for oboe and guitar (2019)

Um Haaresbreite (by a hairbreadth) (version for two violins) (2016)

WP: 5.11.2016, Cecilia and Martin Gelland

Lascia Vibrare for clarinet and piano

WP: 1.06.2018, Kunsthaus sans titre, Potsdam, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble

Lascia Vibrare (version for flute and clarinet)

Über kurz oder lang (Seven pieces for violin and piano) (2019)

WP: 22.05.2020, Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin (streaming concert), Andreas Neufeld, Violin, Tatjana Neufeld, Piano.

Immersion for saxophone and partially prepared piano (2019)


Trio Del llanto (after Garcia Lorca) for flute, guitar and viola (2003)

WP: 4.3. 2003, Ikob Eupen (Bel.) Olaf Futyma, Fl., Vicente Bögeholz, Guit., Tom Morrison, Vla.

Trialogue for three Flutes (Trialog, Stimmungswechsel, Tongues of fire) (2003)

Trio: Distances/ Branching Lines for violin, violoncello and piano (October 2005)

WP: 3.06.2012 Friedenssaal Potsdam, Ensemble Mosaik (Catchatur Kanajan, violin, Matyas Meyr, Cello, Ernst Surberg, piano)


String Quartet No. I (1999)

WP: 2.12.1999, “Festival in Front” Klangbrücke Aachen, Portrait Andreas Staffel

Stringquartet No. II (Asanisimasa for Wilhelm Genazino) (2006)

WP: 8.06.2008, Tours, Finale Concours Henri Dutilleux, Quatuor Metaboles (Quartet of the Competition)

String Quartet No. III For Gerhard Richter (2014 - 2016)

Fortune for Saxophone Quartet

WP: 16.09.2011, Friedenssaal Potsdam, Sonic.art. Saxophonequartett

Two monochrome landscapes (Fl, Pno, Perc., violoncello)

WP: 7.4.2013, Weimar, Mon Ami, En Plythos

Out of Focus for four electric guitars (2012)

13.09.2013, Fabrik Potsdam, E-Werk (Guitarquartet)

String Quartet No. III An Gerhard Richter (2014 - 2016)

WP: 30.05.2019, Kunsthaus sans titre, Potsdam, Royal String Quartet Warsaw


Quintet (Her fork strikes Piazolla in the dawn at the river) Sax, Acc., String Trio (2005)

WP: 24.04.2009, Potsdam City Hall, Ensemble Junge Musik, Conductor: Helmut Zapf. Further Performances: 12.07.2009, Zepernicker Randspiele, Ensemble Junge Musik, Helmut Zapf

ÜBerLinien und unter Punkten

WP: 1.06.2018, Kunsthaus sans titre Potsdam, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble (MCME)


Sextet (Spokes) (Fl., Kl., Kl., Perc., Vl., Vlc.)

WP: 4.9. 2008, Haus Quillo, Nordwestuckermark, Ensemble Anthemion

"Aprèlude" for sextet (Bassklar., Horn, Piano, Akk.,Vlc. (2016)

WP: 24.06.2016, Fabrik Potsdam, Ensemble Junge Musik, Direction: Helmut Zapf. Further performances: 10.7.2016, Zepernicker Randfestspiele, Ensemble Junge Musik, Direction: Mushashi Baba

"Flexagon" (2017)

Blurred Images (Fl., Clar, piano, string trio)

Mitteschnitte for Fl. (Picc. Alt), Clarinet in Bb (bass clarinet), Piano, Vl., Vla., Vlc. (2020)

WP: 20.8.2020, Kunsthaus sans titre, intersonanzen Potsdam, Modern Art Sextett.


Encounterpoints II (ensemble book) (saxophone, bassoon, percussion, soprano, string trio)

WP: 1.11.2014, Exploratorium Berlin, Xenon Ensemble

Twilight/fading light (Fl., Kl., Hrn., Kl., Perc., Vl., Vlc.)

WP: 14.12. 2002, Ensemble Neue Musik Aachen, Cond.. Prof. Wolfgang Trommer

Piano Music


Nachtweben | Fluctuation (1999/rev. 2018)
31.05.2019, intersonanzen, Potsdam, Andreas F. Staffel

Mondschatten) (1999)
WP:. 3.12.1999 Klangbrücke Aachen, Andreas F. Staffel

29.09.2020, Jan Gerdes, BKA Unerhörte Musik

B-A-C-H (2000)

Hydromorphe (für präpariertes Klavier) (2002)

Schattentasten (Choral | Elf-einhalb | Monshi | Piccole domande al Sigr. Alberti | Der springende Punkt) (2006)

WP: 13.12.2015, Pianosalon Christophori Berlin, Daniel Seroussi. Further performances: 16.2. 2018,Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Jan Gerdes - 28.11.2013, German Embassy Bischkek, Kirgisien, Andreas F. Staffel - 23.08.2020, Andreas F. Staffel, Kunsthaus sans Titre Potsdam

Versetzung gefährdet - 6 Pieces for Young Pianists (2008-2009)

(Blues, Tangofuge, Valse d'adieux, Lauer Marsch, Versetzung gefährdet, Anneliese shut up; written fort the Potsdamer Kalender Musik 2009

Centaur - First Sonata, for prepared piano (2009)

WP: 13.09.2013, Fabrik Potsdam, Andreas F. Staffel

Tastenschatten, Cycle for Piano, 2012-2014

(Untouchable, Choral II, Kitschresistent, Magic squares, Polylines, Inside out, Out of focus-Last Blues)

WP: 30.5.2014, Musicstudio Ohrpheo Berlin, Jan Gerdes (I+III), 20.1.2015 BKA Berlin, Jan Gerdes (IV). Further performances: 29.11. 2015, 6.08.2015 Museum for Music Instruments Teheran, Moritz Ernst (II+IV) Jazzschmiede Düsseldorf, Jan Gerdes (IV)

Kitschresistent Version for Piano and Liveelektronik (2016)

WP: 18.06.2016, Remix-Ackerstadt Berlin, Andreas F. Staffel

Two glasses past midday (2019), written for the project: 250 pieces for Ludwig van Beethoven by Susanne Kessel

Elise shut up (2020)

WP: Online stream, Fidan Agayeva-Edler.

Vocal Music

a) Choral Works

Banale Madrigale...

Conversations and commonplace texts for mixed choir a cappella (2005)
(Morning hour, online offline, stock market prices, personal ad, regulars' talks, remote control)

WP: 3.06.2018, Kunsthaus sans Titre Potsdam, Maulwerker (version for three singers

Speechless - Fuge for eight voices a capella (2015)

WP: 14.06.2016, Palais im großen Garten Dresden, Auditiv Vocal (conductor:Olaf Katzer). Further performances: 28.09.2016, Stadtmuseum Dresden, Auditivvocal, Direction Olaf Katzer, Choreography: Katja Erfurth

Just because one is so used to it, it is not normal for three baritones

according to words of Marcus Wiebusch (KETTCAR)

WP: 29.09.2012, Pyramidale Marzahn Hellersdorf, BKA Berlin, Thorbjörn Björnsson and Phillip Mayer, baritone, Daniel Pannermayr, bass. Further performances: 16.04.2013, BKA-Berlin, Thorbjörn Björnsson and Phillip Mayer, baritone, Daniel Pannermayr, bass

b) Songs

Die schöne Nacht, Sinnsprüche (Goethe) for Soprano and Piano (2004) 24.09.2004

comissioned by the town of Frankfurt, Opera Frankfurt, Katharina Marquet, Andreas F. Staffel

4 Diotimasongs after Friederich Hölderlin for soprano and piano (1992-98)

WP: 3.12. 1999, Klangbrücke Aachen, Katharina Marquet, Andreas F. Staffel

arr. for Soprano and Accordion (2020)

3 Songs on poems by Georg Trakl for Bariton and Piano (1992)

7 Songs after Paul Celan for Bariton and Klavier (2001)

8 Songs after Lovepoemes by Bertold Brecht (2000 - 2011) for Soprano, Bariton and Tenor

WP: 30.06.2012, Brechthaus Berlin, Margarete Huber, soprano, Jan Kobow, tenor, Andreas F. Staffel, piano. Further performances: 2.10.2012, BKA-Berlin, Margarete Huber, soprano, Jan Kobow, tenor, Andreas F. Staffel, Piano - 17.10.2009, Musikstudio Ohrpheo Berlin (partial premiere) Yvonne Friedli, soprano, Jochen Voigt, tenor, Andreas F. Staffel, piano - 4.10.2016 Centro Cultural Sao Paolo, Brazil Katia Guedes, soprano, Jan Gerdes piano (III. V+VII) - 11.10. German Consulate Sao Paolo Brazil, Katia Guedes, soprano, Jan Gerdes piano | Arrangement of three songs from this for soprano and double bass (2017) U.A. 18.12, 2017, Konzerthaus Berlin, Lisa Ströckens, Soprano, Stephan Goldbach, Double Bass[

Terzet about Love (Brecht) for Soprano, Tenor, Piano and Violin

Selected Songs after Helmut Krausser (2000) for Soprano and Baritone

Pastoral after Edna St.Vincent Millay (2005)

Local Stunned (after own texts) for Soprano, Baritone, Piano and Smartphone Dictograph (2016)

WP: 7.09.2016, Musikakademie Basel. Further performances: Stuttgart, Paris, London, Berlin, Rheinsberg, Bremen, Schlitz, Baden-Baden; Christine Simolka, soprano, René Wohlhauser, baritone, piano, smartphone dictator


Four songs after poems by Gottfried Benn for high soprano, piano, live electronics and tape (2017)

WP: 7.09.2017, Wabe Berlin, Katia Guedes, soprano, Julius Holtz, electronics, Andreas F. Staffel, piano. Further performances: 6.10.2017, O´ Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon;Katia Guedes, soprano, Julius Holtz, electronics, Ulrich Mitzlaff, violoncello, Andreas F. Staffel, piano (with kind support from the Goethe Institute)