"[...] Ulrich Kohler's "Trois essais" [Three essays] reveal a skillful architecture in an economical and precise language. I enjoyed strongly certain sound structures reminiscent of Stravinsky's Symphony in three movements. A very talented and expressive character has come forward here [...]" (Extract of the press release written by Swiss composer Jean Perrin [1920-1989] in the local press Gazette de Lausanne, July 6 1968.)
These three short movements are like three subtle and delicate sound kaleidoskopes which illustrate the considerable resources in macro and micro contrasts (sound colors, articulations, dynamics) of brass instruments. Score & parts.