Gerd Hermann Ortler

Composer - Arranger - Conductor

Selection of arrangements


 

Funiculì Funiculà

Recomposition / Arrangement for Claron Mc Fadden, Mike del Ferro and the Metropole Orchestra

Original Composed by Luigi Denza, English Lyrics by Edward Oxenford.

The Album ITALIAN OPERA MEETS JAZZ was released by Challenge Records.

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Track from 'Italian Opera meets Jazz'. CD release May 6th 2016, concert on May 8th in the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam. Arrangement: Gerd Hermann Ortler
 

 

Stuiter

ARRANGEMENT FOR REINIER BAAS, BEN VAN GELDER AND THE METROPOLE ORCHESTRA

Composed by Reinier Baas.

Recorded at the Westergastheater in Amsterdam. 

The full concert can be enjoyed free in the official MO app for iOS and Android! www.mo.nl/app Metropole Orkest (conducted by Christian Elsässer) collaborated with young Dutch musicians Reinier Baas (guitar) and Ben van Gelder (saxophone) in January 2016. This is 'Stuiter', a composition by Reinier Baas and arranged by Gerd Hermann Ortler.
 

 

Silver / Grey

Arrangement for reinier baas, Ben van gelder and the metropole orchestra

Composed by Ben van Gelder. 

Recorded at the Westergastheater in Amsterdam. 

The full concert can be enjoyed free in the official MO app for iOS and Android! www.mo.nl/app Metropole Orkest (conducted by Christian Elsässer) collaborated with young Dutch musicians Reinier Baas (guitar) and Ben van Gelder (saxophone) in January 2016. This is 'Silver/Grey', a composition by Ben van Gelder and arranged by Gerd Hermann Ortler.

 

 

Weird Nightmare

Recomposition of the Charles Mingus song for the Metropole Orchestra and roberta gambarini (voc.)

Premiere: Lantaren Venster (Rotterdam, Netherlands). Conducted by Vince Mendoza.

 

 

The Streets of San Francisco

Arrangement for the Metropole Orchestra.

Composed by Pat Williams. Conducted by Vince Mendoza.

This arrangement includes also a short part of Scott McKenzie's San Francisco. You will recognize it :-)

 

 

Tweetphony

arrangement for the metropole orchestra's tweetphony-project

 

 

High and Dry

Recomposition of the „Radiohead“ song for Big Band. 

Commissioned by the “hr BigBand Frankfurt”.
Premiere in Frankfurt am Main (Hessischer Rundfunk, Germany). Conducted by Ed Partyka.

 

 

more arrangements coming soon....

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