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Something autobiographical

DAVID KOSVINER was born on 2 December 1957 in Johannesburg (South Africa.) After his schooling, he first studied at the University of Cape Town with Peter Klatzow, James May and Stuart Reiner. After attending composition seminars with Morton Feldman in 1983, he went to Germany to further his studies at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik … Continue reading


Upcoming performances

…unterwegs… subtitled ‘musica per pianoforte ed orchestra’ will be premiered by Jill Richards and the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Christian Lindberg on Saturday, 22 January 2011 in Cape Town. ———————————————————————————————— a new trio for violin, clarinets and accordion will be premiered on Monday, 8 November 2010 in the Orchesterproberaum of the Stuttgart Musikhochschule in … Continue reading

curriculum vitae, contact and worklist

DAVID KOSVINER born 2 December 1957 in Johannesburg, South Africa Education 1963-74 attended King David Primary School (Linksfield) and Sandringham High School in Johannesburg 1975-78 undergraduate studies at the University of Cape Town (composition with Peter Klatzow, music theory with James May, percussion with Peter Hamblin, conducting with David Tidboald) 1978 Bachelor of Music (BMus) … Continue reading