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Performer: Stockhausen
Title: »Atmen Gibt Das Leben ...«
Style: Contemporary, Post-Modern
Year 1984
Country Germany
Label Deutsche Grammophon
Catalog Number 410 857-1
Genre: Classic
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 086
MP3 size: 1431 mb
Record From: Vinyl, LP, Promo

Stockhausen - »Atmen Gibt Das Leben ...« mp3


1Abschnitt 7 - Ende24:01
2 Chor-Oper Mit Orchester (Oder Tonband) (1974/77)
5Beginn - Anfang Von Abschnitt 724:20


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
410 857-1Stockhausen »Atmen Gibt Das Leben ...« ‎(LP)Deutsche Grammophon410 857-1Germany1984
Stockhausen 23Karlheinz Stockhausen Atmen Gibt Das Leben ‎(CD)Stockhausen-VerlagStockhausen 23Germany1993


  • ChorusChor des Norddeutschen Rundfunks
  • Composed By, Libretto By [Text], Directed By [Einstudierung Und Klangregie], Conductor [Orchestra]Karlheinz Stockhausen
  • Engineer [Recording]Hermann Rantz
  • Liner Notes [English Translation]Suzanne Stephens
  • Liner Notes [French Translation]Ralph Alexandre Fassey
  • Liner Notes [German]Karlheinz Stockhausen
  • OrchestraSinfonie-Orchester des Norddeutschen Rundfunks
  • Photography By [Back Cover]Clive Barda
  • Photography By [Front Cover]Fassey
  • Recording SupervisorBarbara Valentin


Recording: Köln, WDR, 9.2.1979 (chorus); April 1977 (orchestra)

℗ 1983 Polydor International GmbH, Hamburg
Made in West Germany

Includes a folded insert with notes and sung text


  • Barcode: 028941085719
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A): 410 857 - 1 S 1 320
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B): 410 857 - 1 S 2 320
  • Label Code: LC 0173
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Other (DG Suffix): GH


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polydor International GmbH
  • Published By – Stockhausen-Verlag
  • Printed By – Neef
  • Recorded At – Westdeutscher Rundfunk



Atmen gibt das Leben Breathing Gives Life, is a choral opera with orchestra by Karlheinz Stockhausen, written in 1974 and expanded in 197677. It is Number 39 in the catalogue of the composer's works, and lasts about 50 minutes in performance. The first part of Atmen gibt das Leben was composed for a cappella choir during a composition seminar on 1 February 1974. This was in response to a request from the German Choral Association for a piece that could be sung by amateur choirs, and Stockhausen's. Stockhausen: Atmen gibt das Leben. 39: ATMEN GIBT DAS LEBEN Breathing Gives Life Choir Opera with orchestra live or tape 19741977 48-53 min. Development ATMEN GIBT DAS LEBEN Breathing Gives Life is essentially written for a capella mixed choir, but Stockhausen also includes a somewhat secondary orchestra part usually played as a tape accompaniment which is used to color the unaccompanied choir. There are 2 sections to this work which were written almost 4 years apart from each other. The first part which has no orchestral accompanimen. Artist: Stockhausen Title: Atmen Gibt Das Leben Genre: Classical Type: Used - LP Label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalog ID: 410 857 Country: Germany Our ID: 114758. View other items by this Artist View other items on this Label. Atmen gibt das Leben. Release group by Karlheinz Stockhausen. DE1993. Release group information. Artist: Karlheinz Stockhausen. Vinyl - LP - original used - EXNM - deutsche grammophon - 410 857-1 - Deutschland - Karlheinz Stockhausen - Atmen Gibt Das to all tracks of Atmen Gibt Das Leben for free. Tracks In This Album. Atmen Gibt Das Leben - Karlheinz Stockhausen. Similar Artists. Similar Releases. 2020 CLiGGO MUSIC. Apps & Devices. Karlheinz Stockhausen was a German composer, acknowledged by critics as one of the most important but also controversial composers of the 20th and early 21st centuries. He is most known for his groundbreaking work in electronic music, aleatory controlled chance in serial composition, and musical spatialization. He studied with Martin at the Cologne Musikhochschule 1947-51, but the decisive stimulus came from his encounter with Messiaen's Mode de valeurs at Darmstadt in 1951. There he saw the possibilities of long-range serial process which he pursued in Kreuzspiel 1951 and KontraPun. Listen to online Karlheinz Stockhausen - Atmen Gibt Das Leben. or download mp3 tracks: download here mp3 release album free and without registration. On this page you can not listen to mp3 music free or download album or mp3 track to your PC, phone or tablet. Buy Karlheinz Stockhausen - Atmen Gibt Das Leben. from authorized sellers. Released at: This album was released on the label Deutsche Grammophon catalog number 410 857-1. This album was released in 1983 year. Format of the release is. The latest Stockhausen documentation to reach these shores is his mostly choral ''Atmen gibt das Leben. DG 410 857-1. Stockhausen started his career a quarter-century ago as a far more conventional modernist, turning out Serial scores and electronic pieces with earnestly chromatic seriousness. His turn to eccentricity, consonance and ritual may have begun with his time spent during the mid- 60's in that command center of American compositional eccentricity, California. Since then, his music has concentrated on communal rituals, a theatricality reminiscent of