Heinrich Von Kleist is the sixth track on the tenth album by Klaus Schulze, "X." (1978). The title refers to the German poet and writer Heinrich von Kleist (1777-1811).


Recorded: January to summer 1978

Composer(s): Klaus Schulze

Perfomer(s): Klaus Schulze, Harald Grosskopf (drums), Wolfgang Tiepold (cello)


Heinrich Von Kleist is one of the main themes in the movie "Barracuda" (1978).

It is the first Schulze track featuring Wolfgang Tiepold on cello.

This track was (partly) used for:

  • the US thriller "Barracuda" (1978)
  • the German tv movie "Der Malawi See" (1986)
  • the French film "Les Volcans, le Passion des Krafft" (1994)


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