Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Grabstein für Stephan Op. 15c


Original / Hungarian title
Grabstein für Stephan Op. 15c
Foreign language / English title
Grabstein für Stephan Op. 15c
In memoriam Stephan Stein
Year of composition

chit. solo - ob., cl. in mi b, cl.b. - 3 cor., 2 tr., 2 trb., tuba - timp., pnino., arm. (anche cemb.), cel., arpa, vibr., campli., cimb. - perc. (, 2 gong (acuto e grave), tam-tam, gr.c.) - 3 vla., 3 vlc., cb. - 3 fischietti (whistles), 3 allarmi (gas driven hoops)
8 min

Premiere information
26 May 1989, Szeged, Hungary; Salieri Chamber Orchestra, Tamás Pál (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Editio Musica Budapest, Z. 13 813
Available here!
Col Legno WWE 2CD 31870, 1994; Deutsche Grammophon 447 761-2, 1996; BMG Ricordi CRMCD 358 162, 1996
Remarks, other info
For guitar and groups of instruments dispersed in space

Revised in 1989

Prix de Composition Musicale 1993 of the Fondation Prince Pierre de Monaco (together with Op. 27 No. 2 (Double Concerto))



Title Publisher
Kurtág, György - Portraitkonzert - Salzburg, 10. 8. 1993. Col Legno
Arthaus Musik
Arthaus Musik