Justin Henry Rubin:

Compositions

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Piano/Harpsichord Works
Chamber Works
Choral Works
Organ Works
Orchestral Works
Vocal Works

An Interview with Justin Rubin, composer:   Composer


Piano/Harpsichord Works

An Interview with Justin Rubin on composing for keyboard instruments:   Keyboard Works

4 Ecossaises for Piano   

4 Preludes and Fugues for Piano   

6 Preludes   

24 Pralinudettini per pianoforte

24 Préludes  

A few little piano pieces from the Summer of 2015

A New Grounde  

À Rebours: two pianos/piano four-hands  

[performed by Duo Gastesi-Bezerra]  Mvmt. I  Listen  Mvmt. II  Listen  Mvmt. III Listen

A stitch in time...  

A Waltz through the Vapor     [performed by the composer] Listen

Album Leaves 2011

Album Leaves 2015

Albumblatt

August Preludes

August Suite

Anurj

Ballade

Before Morning: An Improvisation for Daybreak 12/30/16

Brief thoughts on the winter of 2013

broken crystal...falling gently, falling silently: piano four-hands

Chaconne-Ritornello for Piano

Ciacona e Fuga (in commemoration of the centennary of Karl Amadeus Hartmann):   

Circulus ad infinitum

Colloquy

Comodo  

Compendium aphorismus  

Compendium contrapuncti  

Daily Studies, Bagatelles, and Meditations for the Development of the Expressive and Technical Potential of the
Student of the Piano

Dances of Bhimbetka

Deux Préludes après Satie pour piano à quatre mains: piano four hands

[Second Prelude - Virtual Performance]  Listen

Diverse curiose e rare partite musicali, per uso e recreatione di gli amatori di pianoforte

Drafts

Drei Ländler für Klavier

Écossaises and Waltzes for Piano

Eight Passing Steps

Eight Waltzes

Eleven Piano Bagatelles for 2020

Ephemerides

Excursions   [Second Excursion - Virtual Performance]  Listen

Fantasy in b minor

Fantasy in d minor

Fantaisies sur l'air "Une Jeune Fillette"

Five Brief Extemporizations on Plainchants and Chorales  

Five Dialogues  

Five Piano Canons  

Five Shape-Note Ruminations  

Floating Elements for a Sculpture

Florida Music  

Four Canonic Studies on Themes by Schubert

Four Fughettas  

Four Piano Canons  

Four Pieces for Piano  

Four Preludes and Fugues  

Four Three-Part Canons

Fuga contraria

Fugue Studies

Improvisation and Fugue

It's six of one...  

Klavierstück in d  

Kleine Partita super "Jesu, der du selbsten wohl"

Kujawiak in F major on the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Mieczyslaw Weinberg (1919-1996)

Late Winter Dances

Le tombeau de J.C.F. Fischer

Linnea's Waltz

Litany-Variations on Psalm 109 by Heinrich Schütz

Literary Devices  

Little Book of Chorales I  

Little Book of Chorales II  

Little Book of Chorales III  

Little Book of Chorales IV  

Little Book of Chorales V  

Little Book of Chorales VI  

Little Book of Chorales VII  

Little Book of Chorales VIII  

Little Book of Chorales IX

Little Book of Chorales X

Little Book of Chorales XI

Little Chaconne for Piano - on the death of my father, Jerome, who gave me everything.

Little Suite in e minor  

Livre de pièces pour clavecin: harpsichord solo   D'autres pieces

Los Sentimientos de Conventillo  

Meditations on the Nature Poetry of Samuel Greenberg: piano four hands

Messe pour piano à quatre mains: piano four hands

Momentary Truths

Moments of Nostalgia   

Monumentum pro Giacinto Scelsi ad annum C   

Neue Lieder ohne Worte

Nocturne-Epitaphs 

Noktiurn in memory of Andrei Tarkovskii 

Partita on the Agincourt Carol

Partita on "There were three Ravens"

Partita super "Aus tiefer Not schrei"

Partita super "Elselein, liebstes Elselein"

Partita super "Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag"

Partita super "Helft mir Gotts Güte preisen"

Partita super "Vater unser im himmelreich"

Partita super "Wer nur den lieben Gott"

Petite romance pour piano en intonation juste [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Piano Album 2005  

Piano Album 2006  

Piano Album 2008  

Piano Album 2017  

Piano Album 2020  

Piano Sonatina 2015  

Piano Suite in Eb-minor

Pralinudettino–Istampitte per celesta

Prelude and Fugue in a   

Prelude and Fugue in D   

Prelude and Fugue in G   

Prelude, Contemplation, and Fugue  

Preludes 2014  

Preludium in Bb major

Preludium in d minor

Preludium in e minor

Quattro ostinati

Quattro ricercari a tre voci: piano solo

Recueil de Chants

Reimagining Mozart's Adagio in B-flat major K. 411/484a: piano solo

Reimagining Schubert's Allegretto Fragment D. 900

Reminiscences of Schubert's "Des Fischers Liebesglück" D. 933

Ricecare super "Uß tieffer nodt schry ich zu dir" [De profundis]

Ritornelli

Ritual Variations on "Hanacpachap cussicuinin"

Rondo in d for piano in Memory of George Rochberg

Rumination on "Komm, Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist" for Piano Four-Hands

Rumination on "Hosanna filio David" for Piano Four-Hands

Ruminations on "Babylon is Fallen"

Ruminations on "Ecstasy"

Ruminations on "Let Us Break Bread Together" performed by Solon Pierce Listen

Ruminations on "Nearer, My God, to Thee"

Ruminations on "Wayfaring Stranger"

Ruminations on "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern"

Scarlett Suite

Shadow Puppets

Short Passages

Six Bagatelles [Second Bagatelle - Virtual Performance]  Listen

Six Character Pieces

Six Miniatures for Piano

Six Piano Canons  

Six Short Stories

Something to remember me by  

Sonata 2017  

Sonata in e minor  

Sonatina in E minor  

Sonata in f minor for Piano Solo  

Sonata in g minor  

Sonata-Impromptu   [Third Movement played by Justin Rubin at a live concert]  Listen

Sonata-Memoir

Sonata pro defunctis

Sonatina in Ab for Piano

Sonatina in Two Movements in Bb for Piano

Sonatinietta  

Studies in Repose  

Studies in the Form of Free Variations on Telemann's Aria "Meine Hilfe kommt vom Herrn"

The Still Waters by Sagamore Hill 

Theme and Delusions on Beethoven's "Für Elise" for Piano Four-Hands

Thirty Short Pieces for the Developing Pianist

Three Chorale Variations

Three December Canons for Piano

Three Little Pieces for Harpsichord (ossia piano)

Three Little Pieces for Piano

Three Little Sacred Improvisations

Three lyrical miniatures

Three Pastoral Fugues and Postludes for Piano Solo

Three Piano Canons

Three Pieces for Piano Four-Hands

virtual instrument samples: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Three Preludes and Fugues for Piano

Two Impromptus for Piano

Two Piano Intermezzi  

Two Variations on Lutheran Chorales  

Two Very Trivial Pieces for Piano  

Une Suite de Pièces 

Variations on "A Mighty Fortress" perfomed by Adam Bowles Listen

Variations on "Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh' darein"

Variations on Deo Gracias: two pianos   [performed by Piano Duo Gastesi-BezerraListen

Variations on "Ich hab' mein' Sach' Gott heimgestellt"

Variations on "Idumea"

Variations on "Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod"       

Variations on "Katyusha"

Variations on "Maria durch ein Dornwald ging"          

Variations on "Mit Fried' und Freud ich fahr' dahin"

Variations on Mozart's "Lacrimoso son' io" KV 555

Variations on "My Country, 'Tis of Thee"  perfomed by Solon Pierce Listen

Variations on "Nun freut euch, lieben Christen, g'mein"

Variations on O filii et filiae

Variations on Psalm 19 by Heinrich Schütz

Variations on Psalm 79 by Heinrich Schütz [in memory of Jody Lou Birkholm]

Variations on the Andante from Mozart's Sonata in C major K.545

Variations on "Vater unser im himmelreich"

Variations on "Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten"

Variationis super "Frère Jacques"

Variationis super "L'homme armé"

Walzerträume


Organ Works
(including organ and instruments)

An Interview with Justin Rubin on composing for keyboard instruments:   Keyboard Works

5 Præludia

7 Canonic Etudes for Organ

Aer

Adagio and Fugue in d

Aer and Fugato: oboe and organ

Aer Listen  Fugato   Listen  [virtual performances]

Album Leaf

Aria, Capriccietto e Fuga

Autumn Praeludia

Batalha

Bagatelles for Organ

Before the Ascent of a Soul into Elysian Repose

Calidore: two violins and organ [virtual performance] Listen

Capriccio e Fuga

Chorale Preludes 2018

Chorale Preludes 2019

Chorale Variations on "Ach wie flüchtig": 2 treble instruments and organ

Cinque Breve Toccate d'Intavolatura d'Organo

Compendium contrapuncti organi

Compendium organum MMXIV [virtual performance example] Listen

Contrapuntal Study in Trio for Organ  

Deux Offertoires

Dialoghi per organo

Die kleine Orgel

Drei kleine Choralbearbeitungen

Early Autumn Aria for Organ

Ectenia for Organ Solo

Eight Miniatures for Organ

El órgano de cámara

Élévation pour orgue

Etudes in Trio for Organ

Fantasia super "Wem in Leidenstagen: treble instrument and organ

Fantasie super "Vater unser im Himmelreich"

Fantasie super "Mitten wir im Leben sind"

Fantasy in d for organ

Fantasy super "Erschienen ist der herrliche Tag"

Fantasy on "Sollt ich meinem Gott nicht singen"

First Trio Sonata

Five Organ Chorales in Trio

Five Trios for Organ

Four Chorale Preludes for Organ

Four Pieces for Organ

Four Psalm Preludes

Four Studies on the Organ Chorale

Funeral Litany for Organ

Fünf Choralphantasien

Fünf kleine Choralbearbeitungen

Incantation

Kleine Orgelmesse

Kyrie alternatim

Little Fantasy and Fugue in f minor  

Little Fantasy and Fugue in G  

Little Organ Book 2015

Little Organ Pieces for Contemplation

Little Rondo for Organ

Little Trio Sonata in c minor

Little Trio Sonata in G for Organ

Miscellanea organi

Nine Brief Pieces for Organ

Organ Book I  

Organ Book II  

Organ Book III  

Organ Book IV  

Organ Book V  

Organ Book VI  

Organ Book VII  

Organ Book VIII  

Organ Book IX  

Organ Book X  

Organ Book XI  

Organ Book XII  

Organ Book XIII  

Organ Book XIV 

Organ Book XV 

Organ Book XVI 

Organ Book XVII 

Organ Book XVIII 

Organ Book XIX

Organ Book XX

Organ Book XXI

Organ Book XXII

Organ Book XXIII

Organ Book XXIV

Organ Book XXV

Organ Book XXVI

Organ Book XXVII

Organ Book XXVIII

Organ Diary, July 2016

Organ Ostinati

Ostinato-Litanie 

Organ partita super "Christus, der ist mein Leben"

Organ partita super "Es wird der letzte Tag herkommen"

Organ partita super "Ich ruf zu dir, Herr"

Organ partita super "Nicht so traurig, nicht so sehr"

Organ partita super "Nun sich der Tag geendet hat"

Variations on a Theme by Senfl

Organ Trio in f minor for P.M.

Partita "Ein' feste Burg ist under Gott"

Partita "Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort"  

Mvmt. I  Listen  Mvmt. III  Listen  [performed by the composer]

Partita super "Christ, der du bist der helle Tag "

Partita super De Profundis "Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir"

Partita super "Frère Jacques"

Partita super "Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält"

Partita "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern"  

Partite legare  

Passacaglia "Singen wir aus Herzens Grund"  

Præludia, Tricinia, Bicinia, Fantasias, Toccatas, Variations and Partitas on Lutheran
Chorales and Gregorian Hymn Tunes for the Liturgical Year

Præludium harmoniæ eiusdem  

Præludium suasoria  

Praeludium in G for organ

Praeambula novae: Baroque organ

Prelude, Adagietto, and Fugue in F

Prelude super "Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh' darein"

Prelude super "Mit Fried' und Freud ich fahr' dahin"

Prelude super "Nun komm', der Heiden Heiland"

Proœmium, Carmen, et Fuga  

Psalm 4: A Prayer for Peace: organ four-hands

Psalm 39

Psalm 125

Sechs kleine Stücke für Orgel

Sechs Orgelchoräle

Second Trio Sonata

Seven Organ Chorales

Seven Short Trios for the Organ Student

Shiv'ah (in memory of Alan Lauritz Berg)

Short Arrangements of Organ Hymns and Chorales

Sieben Orgelchoräle

Simple Arrangements of Organ Hymns and Chorales

Six Organ Chorales for W.B.

Six Preludes for Organ

Sonata Cantabile

Sonatina in Two Movements

Suite en E mineur pour orgue

Summer Suite 2012  

Symphonia epopea

Symphonic Fantasy

Symphonic Variations

Ten Short Organ Chorales

Ten Organ Chorales for 2020

The Past is With Us [performed by Carson Cooman] Listen

The Venus of Brassempouy

Three Chorale Fantasias

Three Chorale Partitas

Three Little Pieces for Organ

Three Little Trios for Organ

Three Organ Chorales in Trio

Three Prœludia

Three Preludes and Fugues [Fugue I performed by the composer] Listen

Three Short Studies for Organ

Three Solemn Variations on a Solemn John Dowland Song

Tochata e Canzona

Trio Sonatas: First Second  Third

Tripartita super "Christ, der du bist der helle Tag": portative organ

Two Brief Preludes and Fugues

Valediction in F major

Variata super Cunctipotens Genitor

Variationis Canonica super "Nun komm', der Heiden Heiland"   

Variationis super "Vater unser im Himmelreich"   

Variations on the Agincourt Carol

Variations on Schütz's Psalm 132: organ solo

Versiculi

Vesper Chant for Organ vers. 1 vers. 2

Vier kleine Choralbearbeitungen

Vier kleine Choralvorspiele


Orchestral Works

Andromède  [virtual performance]  Listen

Blue Columbine [virtual performance]  Listen

Caprice: Wind Symphony [performed by the UMD Wind Ensemble, dir. Mark Whitlock] Listen

Concertino for Clarinet and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino for Clarinet, Bassoon and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino for Horn and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino for Oboe and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino for Piano Four-Hands and Winds [virtual samples] 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen  

Concertino for Trumpet and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino for Trombone and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concertino Rondo for Bassoon and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Concierto Pequeño vers. 1 vers. 2   - contact for live recording [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Due fiori sinfoniche [Virtual Performance] 1 Listen  2  Listen

Earth: Orchestra and Female Chorus

Intermezzo for Flute and Strings [Virtual Performance]  Listen

Little Overture for Marimba, Winds, and Brass [Virtual Performance]  Listen

New Beginnings: A Fanfare: Wind Symphony

Overture    

Passacaglia Tenebrosa     [contact composer for a demo recording]

Short Suite for Symphonic Winds

Soliloquy for Bass Clarinet and Strings [virtual performance]   Listen

Sterilized Intervention: marimba solo and orchestra [virtual performance]   Listen

Sticking Up: marimba and bassoon soloists, two brass choirs and orchestral chimes

Symphonietta I     [contact composer for a demo recording]

Symphonietta IV     [contact composer for a demo recording]

Symphonietta V : string orchestra     [virtual performance]  I Listen II Listen

Two Bygone Dances: chamber orchestra [virtual performance]  1.Cotillion Listen 2.Pavyn Listen

"Unrisen splendour of the brightest sun...": trumpet solo, four horns, timpani, and string orchestra

[virtual performance]   Listen

Variations sur "O filii et filiae": Wind Symphony

"When the lamp is shattered, The light in the dust lies dead...": violoncello and orchestra

[virtual performance] Listen

"Who poured the phantom...And chased huge heavens within ash of thought...": two solo violins and orchestra

[virtual performance] Listen


Choral Works

...a bird of the wilderness...: female choir

A metaphysic doubt: male choir with optional accompaniment 

A vestige...: 2 Altos, 2 Tenors, Baritone and Bass

A Song of Life: SATB choir and two violins

Absolve, Domine: mixed choir

Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig: SSATTB choir

Aeterne rerum conditor: SATB and organ     

Agnus Dei: male choir and piano

An Exhortation: SSAA Choir

Ave Maria: three sopranos (soloists or choir) and piano or organ

Ave verum corpus: SATB and piano (version with organ)

Beyond the Veil: SATB choir and two violins

[performed by the Wilmersdorfer Kammerchor, dir. Christian Bährens and Duo Gelland, violins] Listen

Chorale Partita on "Vater unser im Himmelreich": SATB [optional piano]     

Colour Grain: mixed choir

Credo in unum Deum: SATB and piano

Cum Angelis: treble choir and piano or organ

Dance of Life: female choir with organ accompaniment

Day is dying in the west: SATB choir

Daylight: ATBB (or TTBB) choir

Dedication and Fanfare: SATB and orchestra with solo clarinet

[performed by the UMD Symphony and Chorus, dir. Rudy Perrault] excerpts: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Destination: SATB and two violins

[performed by the UMD Chorus, dir. Stan Wold and Duo Gelland, violins] Listen

From the Sonnets of Apology: SATB and chamber orchestra     [contact composer for a demo recording] newer edition with parts

Gloria alternatim: female voices and piano

Hymnus de Resurrectione: voices and organ

I will hide her...Within my soul: SATB and optional piano

Im traulichen Kreise: SATB and optional piano

In the darkness: AATT and piano

Intende voci: SATB choir with soloists and piano

Kleine geistliches Gesangbuch: SATB and piano (ad lib.)

Kleine Kyrie: SATB choir or soloists and organ or piano

Kyrie alternatim: male voices and piano

Kyrie antiphonalis: SATB and organ

Kyrie pro Adventus et Quadragesimae: SATB and piano/organ

Lamentations: soprano, contralto, bass and organ

Latin Hymn and Fuging Tune: SSATB   

Lauda anima mea Dominum: female choir and organ

Lost Love: TTBB   

...love of finished years: SATB, woodwind quintet, double string quartet, and piano      

Madrigals for 3 Voices: SAB

Magnificat and Nunc dimittis: SATB choir and organ

Memento mori: Female choir and chimes

Misericordias Domini: SATB choir and piano

Moonlight: SSAATTBB soloists

Momento mori September 11, 2001: SATB   [performed by the UMD Chorus, dir. Stan Wold] Listen 

Motet: "Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Gotteszorn wandt": SATB and organ

Motet: "Meine Seel' erhebt den Herren": SATB and organ or piano

...my spirit was wafted in softness away...: SATB and Positive Organ

Observance: 2 Soprano Soloists and SATTB    

October 2, 1911: A Love Letter: TTBB and piano

Of such I dream, my world!: SATB Choir and piano

Oh river flowing through the silent night: male voices and piano

On Leaving Some Friends at an Early Hour: SATB choir     

Our Father: two part setting with organ or piano accompaniment

Pange, lingua: SATB   

Psalm 55: Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Bass, and Organ

Psalm 90: SSATTB and optional piano/organ

Puro refulgens lumine: SSATB      

Regina cæli: SATB choir or soloists and organ or piano

Response to L'Simcha: Psalm 17: SATTB and organ

Salve, Regina: female voices and piano

Sanctus ritornello: female voices and piano

Saviour of the Nations, Come: two part setting with piano accompaniment  

The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross: SATB and chimes (ad lib.)

Short Early Choral Works  

Silent Numbers: SATB chorus, percussion, piano, and string quintet

Sonnet to Twilight: three sopranos (canon for soloists or choir) and optional piano

Sonnets of Apology: Motion and Reflection: soprano, alto, string quartet and piano

Tantum ergo: male choir and piano

The dream is over...: SATB and organ

The Human Seasons: TTBB choir    

...the painted banquet...: SATB choir and 2 violins

The Thorn: male choir and piano

The Welcome: male voices and piano    

"...then thou shalt call, and the Lord shall answer...": SATB chorus and soloists, trumpet, & organ

Three beauteous springs: SATB [virtual performance] Listen

Three Little Motets on Lutheran Chorales: SSATB                                               

Three Motets on Lutheran Chorales: SSATB         

Totus in corde: SATB and optional piano         

Trio super "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland": Mezzo, Alto, Baritone

Tristis est anima mea: voices and organ/piano

Twilight: male choir, flute/violin, and violoncello

Two Madrigals on Poems of Rupert Brooke: SATB choir  

Victimae paschali laudes: SATB [optional piano]   

When the leaves are turning brown: SATB and organ

Where the Angels Ever Sing: two part setting with organ accompaniment

Why do I love the silence of the moon: SATB and organ

  


Vocal Works

A Changeling: voice and piano

A little breath...: voice and piano

...a Meeting and a Parting...: voice and piano

A Rhyme of the Snowdrop: voice and piano

...a shadowy path apart...: voice and piano

A Summer Day: voice and piano

A thousand joys and griefs in dreamy forms appear...: song cycle for voice and piano

A Withered Rose: voice and piano

Ades, King of Hell: voice and piano

Agnus Dei: voice and piano

All nature tells: voice and piano

Alma Redemptoris Mater: voice and piano

Alto Songs: unaccompanied

Amatrice: voice and piano

Among the Clouds: voice and piano

An April Cloud: voice and piano

An Invocation: voice and piano

An Ode to Evening: mezzo-soprano and string trio [virtual performance] Listen

And paleness came, like moonlight...: voice and piano

Angel of Earth: voice and piano

Anonymous Songs: voice and piano

Anyone to Anyone: song cycle for voice and piano

As now the shades of eve...: voice and piano

Ave verum corpus: voice and piano

Away to the Woodlands: voice and piano

Before, Behind, and Beyond: voice and piano

Between the Rosewood and the Underbrush: mezzo-soprano and guitar (ossia piano/perc.)

Blue breathing Night: baritone and piano

Cease to weep: voice and piano

Come here, fond youth: baritone and piano

Coming Summer: voice and piano

Contrapuntal Study for Voice and Piano

Crooked eclipses...: three female voices and violoncello

Day that I have loved: baritone, violoncello, and piano (sop. vers.)

Distant Message: male voice and piano

Down the River: voice and piano

Dream-Land: voice and piano

Drei geistliche Gesänge: voice and piano

Enigmas: baritone and vibraphone

Evening: voice and piano

February: voice and piano

feigned illusions: soprano and chamber ensemble

Five Aphoristic Selections from the Poetry of Samuel Greenberg: tenor and piano

Five Little Sacred Songs: voices (2 treble, tenor, and bass) and piano excerpt Listen

Fragements of Fragments: voice and piano

from heart undaunt: soprano and chamber ensemble

From the Life of Crabbe: baritone voice and piano

From the Sick Sleuth Sonnets: voice and piano

For the Lord will be at your side: baritone and piano

Happier days may yet be mine: voice and piano

Heaven and earth shall pass away: voice and piano

Hidden Music: voice and piano

How should I like...?: voice and piano

Hymnus de Resurrectione: soprano, tenor, and organ

Hypochondriacus and Old Familiar Faces: voice and piano

I once rejoiced: voice and piano

If I could but forget: soprano, mezzo-soprano, and piano   

If you are fire and I am fire: voice and piano

...in the light of burning Woods...: voice and piano

Infancy Asleep: youth voice and two violins

In Hours of Grief: voice and piano

In the Midst of the Seas: male voice and piano

Laura: voice and piano

Let us be companions still: voice and piano

Life a Glass Window: tenor and piano

Light and Shadow...Bright or Obscure: male voice and piano

Litany: "Ach wie flüchtig": male voice and organ

Loose Pages: soprano, alto, and piano

Lost Years: voice and piano

Mother's Day 2019: voice and piano

Mourner's Kaddish: baritone/male voice and piano

My pulse is languid, all my senses die: voice and piano

Night Scene: voice and piano

No separate existence: voice and piano

Now I am on the earth: voice and piano

November: voice and piano

O bid me not to wander: voice and piano

On a Beautiful Sunset: contralto and piano version with percussion

On an Obelisk in my Garden: voice and piano

Once more, and yet once more: baritone and piano

Our Hidden Leaves: voice and piano

Passion-flower: voice and piano

passion sought: soprano, flute, clarinet (Bb), violin, violoncello, and vibraphone

Pater Noster: female or youth voice and piano

Peaceful Shades: voice and piano

Poems Left Behind: voice and piano

Poets Forever at Dawn: voice and piano

Remember him who's far far away: voice and piano

Sechs kleine geistliche Orgelstücke mit Stimmen: organ and voices

Shadowings: voice, string quintet, and piano

Sleep and Death: voice and piano

Sleeping and Waking: voice and piano

Sleeplessness: voice and piano

Soft Songs: voice and piano

Solitude: voice and piano

Songs of a Foreigner: voice and piano

Spiritual Love: mezzo-soprano and piano

Spring Dreams: voice and piano

Sunbeams in the Wood: voice and piano

Summer Wind Gusts: voice and piano

Suum Cuique: voice and piano

The Autumn Walk: voice and piano

...the beauteous phantom flies...: voice and piano

The Crescent Moon: voice and piano

The Darken'd Veil: voice and piano

...the dawning hour...: voice and piano

The Deserted Garden: voice and piano

The Disdained Lover: voice and piano

The Flower that Swept by Bliss: voice and piano

The Forging of the Anchor: bass voice and piano

The Heart you left, when you took mine: voice and piano

...the infinite nature of Sorrow...: voice and piano

The Instinct of Hope: voice and piano

The Joy of Grief: voice and piano

The kiss of twilight: voice and piano

The Lake: voice and piano

The Lake of Geneva: voice and piano

The Last Green Leaf: voice and piano

The Lover, the Waterlilly, and Nature's natal hour: voice and piano

The Old Clock: voice and piano

The Outcast: voice and piano

The Pleasures of Memory: voice and piano

The Poet's Hour: voice and piano

The Sea-Maid's Ring: voice and piano

The Seasons of the Heart: voice and piano    

The Secret: voice and piano

The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross: baritone and organ

The Shipwreck: voice and piano

The silent volume: voice and piano

The Stream of Home: voice and piano

The Sunken City: voice and piano

...the unbeing past...: voice and piano

The Violet and the Nightingale: voice and piano

The Wheels: voice and piano

The World's Wake: voice and piano

They are no more: voice and piano

There is a silence upon the Ocean...: voice and piano

This eloquent breath...: voice and piano

Three Chants: voice(s) and piano

Three Epithets: speaker, flute, percussion, and harp

virtual instrument samples (without speaker): 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen  

Three Songs of Solitude, Loss, and Transience: baritone voice and piano

Three Songs on Age: voice and piano

Through the mirk shade: voice and piano

Time Long Past: voice and piano

To A Child: voice and piano

To Contemplation: voice and piano

To crumble in our separate night...: voice, violoncello, and piano

To Vesper: voice and piano

Towers of Sand: baritone and piano

Two Barlas Songs: voice and piano

Two Bowles Songs: voice and piano

Two Emerson Songs: voice and piano

Two Heywood Songs: voice and piano

Two Montgomery Songs: voice and piano

Two Sacred Songs: voice and piano

Two Songs from the French: voice and piano

Ultima Verba: mezzo-soprano and guitar

Under a Leafless Oak: voice and piano

Valediction-Vocalise: wordless voice and organ

Vocalise for Late Summer: voice and piano

Voices of the Past - A Song Cycle on Poems by Adelaide Anne Procter: voice and piano

We Met But Once: voice and piano

What Shall Be Missed?: voice and piano

When leaves fall and cold winds come: voice and piano

When I am gone: voice and piano

...while I watch o'er thee...: voice and piano

Who I love: voice and piano

Wind and Cloud: voice and piano

Written Near a Waterfall: voice and piano

Yesterday: voice and piano

Youth and Age: baritone and piano

Zion spricht: Der Herr hat mich verlassen: voice and piano


Chamber Works

A Child's Dream: violin and guitar

virtual instrument sample: Listen  

A Final Pavian: In Memory of Peter Maxwell Davies: percussion septet

"A Pastoral" for Clarinet (A) and Piano

A piacére: oboe and clarinet (Bb)

A Little Infinite Canon for Two Violins

A Little Summertime Drama: flute and piano

Absent: alto sax (Eb) or viola and piano

Absolute Advantage: trumpet (Bb) and marimba

virtual instrument samples: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Adaptive Expectations: for clarinet (Bb) and vibraphone 

virtual instrument sample: Listen

All in Good Time: flute, tenor sax (Bb), and 2 percussionists

Allegretto Scherzando for Woodwind Quintet virtual instrument sample: Listen

An Evening Walk: violin and string trio

"...And moonlight shadows sleep...": violoncello and piano

And this great human rebellion: clarinet (Bb), bass clarinet (Bb), and string quartet

virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Andante Lirico for Violin and Piano

Antiphon for Brass and Organ: two trumpets (C), two trombones, and organ

virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Ainissesthai: versions for French horn (F) and piano and viola and piano

"...amid slumber I sealed aweep as I crept for a phantom thought...": clarinet (Bb), bass clarinet (Bb), and piano

virtual instrument sample: Listen  

...And flowers return, – but not the flowers I knew...: clarinet (A), violoncello and piano [virtual performance] Listen

April and Silence: violoncello and piano    

Aria di sera: English horn (F) and String Bass

Aubade for Winds: 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns, and 2 bassoons [virtual performance] Listen

Austerity Measures: flute and bassoon

virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Babillage: clavier , 2 flutes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, strings [new ed. with parts]

Ballad on joy!: marimba and woodwind quartet [virtual performance]   Listen

Bagatelles for Bassoon and Marimba: (CD on Innova, catalogue number 738)

virtual instrument samples: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen  4  Listen

Barcarollette: flute, clarinet (A), and bassoon [virtual performance]   Listen

"Before we breath a little further...": violin, viola, and violoncello

[virtual performance] movements: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

Benediction: piano and chimes

"... between sparkling lust that stirs in motives life!": flute, clarinet (Bb), marimba, and celesta

[virtual performance] movements: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

Blick ins Licht: string sextet [virtual performance] Listen

Boutefeu: oboe, clarinet (Bb), and bassoon virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Boutefeu II: flute, oboe, and bassoon

[virtual performance] movements: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

Breath of Life: Native American flute, flute (or violin), viola, and cello

- available from JP/Zalo Publications  

[performed by James Pellerite at California State University with members of the California State University at Hayward Concert Artists.]

excerpts: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Boutadettas: bassoon and piano (CD on Innova, catalogue number 738)  

Canon in b minor for Two Violins

Canon in d minor for Two Violins (2 versions) [virtual performance] a. Listen b. Listen

Canonic Impromptu: two bassoons

Canzona nova for Brass Quintet [virtual performance] Listen

Canzonetta: oboe and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Canzonette a due: clarinet (Bb) and violoncello

Canzonette a tre: flute, violin, and violoncello or bassoon

Canzoni per violino e guitarra

Canzoni per violoncello e guitarra

Capriccietto d'inverno: viola and bassoon [virtual performance] Listen

Cautious Mischiefs: flute, clarinet (Bb), bassoon, piano, percussion, and string trio

Chaconne Éternelle: piano quartet

Chaconnette for Oboe, Clarinet and Piano [virtual performance] Listen

Chaconny in b minor: flute, oboe, clarinet (Bb), violoncello, and harp [virtual performance] Listen

Chimaeras: viola and piano  

Choosing Sides: clarinet (Bb), bassoon, and marimba [virtual performance] Listen

Ciaconna per tre strumenti: percussion, piano, and string bass

Concert Piece in E minor for Violin and Piano

Contrapuntal Ephemera: strings and keyboard instrument

Contrapuntal Study for Flute, Clarinet (A) and Violin [virtual performance] Listen

Contrapuntal Study for String Trio [virtual performance] Listen

Contrapuntal Study for Three Violoncelli [virtual performance] Listen

Contrapuntal Study for Two Oboes and Violin [virtual performance] Listen

Currents (for Morton Feldman): bass clarinet (Bb) and piano 

Dancing on Delicate Ground: bassoon and string trio

Danza Naturale: flute and harp [virtual performance] Listen

Dash: bassoon and vibraphone  [virtual performance] Listen

alternate version: bass clarinet and vibraphone  [virtual performance] Listen

December Menuet for Bassoon and Piano

Determinants of Demand: flute, clarinet (Bb), bassoon, marimba and piano

virtual instrument sample: Listen

Distant Companion: violin, clarinet (Bb), tenor sax (Bb), and piano

Divertissement: oboe and string trio

virtual instrument sample: I Pastorale Listen II Scherzando Listen

Division of Labor: percussion quartet virtual instrument sample: Listen

Double Jugalbandi: four percussionists and recorded media Media: Listen

Durkh un durkh: violin, mandolin and guitar   Listen [performed live by Duo 46 and Avi Avital]

Duro: alto sax (Eb) and piano clarinet (Bb) and piano or bassoon and piano

virtual instrument sample: 1 (clarinet vers.) Listen 2 (bassoon vers.) Listen

Ecossaises for Violin and Marimba (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen 4  Listen

Egloga: violin and piano   (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

Eithne: flute and clarinet (Bb)     [virtual performance] Listen

Elemental: violoncello and piano    

Elusive Places: violin, mandolin, and guitar    

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Estemporaneo per due musicisti: violin and piano ver.  violin and guitar ver.  

[virtual performance] violin and piano version: Listen   (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

Estemporaneo per tre musicisti: violin, violoncello, and piano

Estemporaneo per quattro musicisti: violin, viola, violoncello, and piano

Parts: piano   violin   viola   violoncello

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Eternal Canons: three violins and portative organ

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen 4 Listen 5  Listen 6  Listen

Evening Pastorale: 4 flutes  [with parts]

Fantasie and Fugue for String Trio [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen

Fantasia Breve for String Quartet [virtual performance] Listen

Fantasie for Piano Quartet [virtual performance] Listen

Fantasy on Pamina's Aria "Ach, ich fühl's": bassoon and piano (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

Fiori d'inverno: flute, violin, and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Flirt: oboe and 2 clarinets (Bb) [virtual performance] Listen

for Ainhoa - a Poem for Violin and Piano

for Sol: bass clarinet, 2 percussionists, and piano  

Four + One: two clarinets (Bb), two bassoons and marimba [virtual performance] Listen

Four Bagatelles: piano quartet  (version 2)

Fugal Study in G minor for Piano Quintet

Gaillarde pour flûte, piano et vibraphone

Gioco Chiassoso: clarinet and 2 bassoons or clarinet, bass clarinet and bassoon

[virtual performance] Listen

Hard Currency: marimba and percussion quintet [virtual performance] Listen

"He who calls the stars by name..." : two violins, viola, violoncello, and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Hit Back: two vibraphones [virtual performance] Listen

Hocket in Your Pocket: bassoon and percussion (CD released on Innova, catalogue number 738)    

Humoresque and Adagio for Violin and Piano [virtual performances] 1 Listen   2  Listen

"In secret hides this wild peace...": two violins, viola, and violoncello [virtual performance] Listen

Indifference curve: trumpet (Bb), trombone, and three percussionists [virtual performance] Listen

Insider Trading: horn (F), trombone, and tuba [virtual performance] Listen

(version 2 for trumpet (Bb), trombone, and tuba)

Katkovirta: percussion and piano   virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Krttika: brass quintet and marimba virtual instrument sample: Listen

La valse du nord: violoncello and guitar

Là-Bas: two bass clarinets (Bb) virtual instrument sample: Listen  

"Like Boats lost in fogs - We dance as the innocent summer sun - In silence and awe": oboe, basset horn (F), and bassoon

also version for bass clarinet virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Little Caprice: flute and bassoon

Little Chaconne on the 350th Anniversary of the Birth of Henry Purcell: oboe, two violins, and bassoon

Little Chaconne for Two Guitars

Little Canonic Meditation for Piano Quintet [virtual performances] Listen

Little Canonic Study for 2 Clarinets [virtual performances] Listen

Little Canonic Study for 3 Horns [virtual performances] Listen

Little Infinite Canons for Two Trombones

[virtual performances] 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

Little Nostalgic Rondo: for English horn (F) and piano   [virtual performances] Listen

Little Sarabande: viola and bassoon

Livre de pièces pour trio: flute, violin, and harpsichord 

Love! is truly a lost jewel...: two violins   [virtual performance] Listen (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

Lyrical Incantations: alto saxophone (Eb) and piano  

[performed by Rhonda Taylor] excerpts: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

Macineranno: two violoncelli  

Menuet Breve for String Trio [virtual performance] Listen

Menuetto in g minor for String Quartet [virtual performance] Listen

Movements for Brass Quintet and Organ  

Musical Specimen: bassoon, marimba, and piano  [virtual performance] Listen

[vers. for bass clarinet (Bb)]

Night Song for Benjamin: clarinet (Bb), bassoon, and vibraphone  [virtual performance] Listen

Night Song for Noa: clarinet, cello or bassoon and piano (CD released on Innova, catalogue number 738)    

clarinet, bassoon, pno. ver. clarinet, cello, pno. ver.

piano trio ver.

Non-durables: two alto saxophones  [virtual performance] Listen

Nostalgia: bassoon and piano (CD released on Innova, catalogue number 738)  

[performed by Jefferson Campbell and Alexander Chernyshev] Listen

Alternative version for viola and piano -

Nouveaux Estampies: clarinet and bassoon - (CD released on Innova, catalogue number 738)    

[virtual performance] movements: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen

"Nun komm'...Now Comes": two violins and piano/portative organ

O felix apparicio...: bass instrument(s) [bassoon, violoncello, etc.] and piano

Odd Men Out: 10 percussionists

On another last day... : violin and piano (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

"On their translucent lids, whose texture fine Scarce hides the dark blue orbs that burn below With unapparent fire...":
piano quartet   [virtual performance] Listen

Paean: flute and organ  

Petite fantasie: clarinet (Bb) and piano virtual instrument sample: Listen

Petite suite pour quatre musiciens: clarinet (Bb), horn (F), bassoon, and piano

Piccola rapsodia per tre musicisti: clarinet (Bb), violin and piano   

excerpt [virtual performance] measures 56-90: Listen  

Piccolo fugato per due oboi: two oboes   [virtual performance]   Listen

Piccolo scherzo per tre strumenti: flute/violin, bassoon, and marimba    (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

version for flute, cello, and piano  [virtual performance] Listen

...piercing years of ceaseless light plead untold passions that beat the scattered stars... : flute, clarinet (Bb), violin, violoncello, marimba, and piano

 [virtual performance] Listen

Pleasant Prophecies: flute, clarinet (A) and bassoon    [virtual performance] Listen

Poem for String Quartet in e minor   [virtual performance] Listen

Pralinudettino-Bagatelle: clarinet (Bb), trumpet (Bb), and piano  [virtual performance] Listen

Prelude and Fugue for Brass Sextet: 2 trumpets (Bb), horn (F), euphonium, and tuba

 [virtual performance] 1. Listen   2. Listen

Prelude to the Death-Dream of John Evelyn Barlas: string quartet  

[virtual performance] Listen  

Procession to Tmolus: trombone ensemble  [virtual performance] Listen  

Punto Intenso Contra Remisso: sax quartet and piano

Quartet for Clarinet and String Trio: clarinet (Bb), violin, viola, and violoncello [virtual performance] Listen

Quartetto Scherzando: bassoon quartet  [virtual performance] Listen  

Reminiscences of Hugo Distler: two violins

Ricercare in G minor for Three Flutes [virtual performance] Listen

Ricercare-Fantasia: flute ensemble [virtual performance] Listen

Rival Consumption: clarinet (Bb) and percussion quartet  

[virtual performance] I: Listen II: Listen

Rivalry: soprano saxophone (Bb), violoncello, and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Romances for Violin and Piano  

Romanza in Bb Major for Violin and Piano

Samuel Greenberg Constellation: violin duo (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

Scattered Uncertainty: clarinet quartet

[virtual performance] I: Listen II: Listen III: Listen

Scurry: string bass and piano

Scraps: woodwind quintet  [virtual performance] Listen  

Sechs kleine variationen für zwei violinen: "There were three Ravens"

Second Piece for Two Percussionists: unpitched percussion

excerpt 1 Listen  excerpt 2  Listen   excerpt 3  Listen   excerpt 4   Listen

Secret Rhymes: piano and string quartet

Serenade in Grey: oboe and string quartet

[virtual performance]   Listen

Serenata: 2 clarinets (Bb) and piano

Serenata per due amici: clarinet (Bb) and piano

"Shades of autumn quietly lowered a - Humble veil upon the ground in preservation...": marimba and vibraphone [2 players] [virtual performance] Listen

"...sharing with starlike speks at night this uncertain force...": woodwind quintet and piano

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Six Bagatelles for Two Violins

Six Very Small Places: violin, violoncello, and piano

Sketches for Brass Quintet   [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Slumber remained dark and unfelt: string quartet (also a shortened version - Slumber remained dark and unfelt, Silent)

   [virtual performances] 1 ListenListen

"...some voice disturbs me from the inner room...": flute, clarinet, and vibes [virtual performance] Listen

Sonata Breve for Violin and Piano [virtual performance] Listen

Sonata for Violoncello and Piano

[Alexander Chernyshev, Piano and Betsy Husby, Cello] movement 1 Listen movement 2  Listen  

Sonnet Sonatainas: violin and piano

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen 4  Listen

"Sought in secret...": trumpet ensemble [virtual performance] Listen

Suite estemporanea for Brass Quartet: two trumpets (C), tenor trombone, and tuba

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Suite for String Quartet [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

Summer Dreamings: flute, oboe, clarinet (Bb), and bassoon virtual instrument sample: Listen  

Summer and Winter: flute and marimba or flute and harp

virtual instrument sample: 1 (marima vers.) Listen 2 (harp vers.) Listen

"The armed man should be feared"...and other lessons from the Renaissance: clarinet (Bb), two percussionists and piano

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

...the city as in Dreamingland lost...: violin and piano virtual instrument sample: Listen

The Cobweb in the Sky: flute, oboe, and clarinet (Bb) virtual instrument sample: Listen  

The Couple: violoncello and piano  

"...the glittering rocks - that calm the eye, romantic tears of sparks - From the noxious sky...": flute and string quartet

virtual instrument sample: Listen

The Hallucinations of Dance Master Guglielmo Ebreo da Pesaro: violin and guitar

 [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

The Pale Memory: fl., cl., bass cl., mar., vibes, harp, pno., celeste, and strings    [virtual performance] Listen

The Shape of Things to Come: saxophone trio  [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen 3  Listen

The Tree and the Sky: violoncello and piano  

"...they recede, and now Bending within each other's atmosphere Kindle invisibly...": 2 violins and 2 pianos

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen Listen

Three Canonic Duets for Violin and Viola

virtual instrument samples: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Three Chorales for Two Violins   (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

[virtual performance] 1 ListenListen Listen

Three Little Chorales for Violoncello and Piano   [virtual performance] 1 ListenListen Listen

Three Pieces for Bassoon and Piano [virtual performance of second piece] Listen

Throw Caution: wind sextet [virtual performance] Listen

"...Tired Hope may, like the rose, Fade 'neath time's fleetness...": flute and piano

Toccatina per duetto: bassoon and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Tourdion pour flûte et piano

Trickle Down Effect: saxophone quartet [virtual performance] Listen

Trio for Four: flute, violin, and piano four-hands

Trio super "Des heil'gen Geistes reiche Gnad'": trombone trio

Two in a dream....dancing: soprano sax, two percussionists and piano [with parts]

[performed by Zeitgeist at a reading session] excerpt 1 Listen  excerpt 2  Listen   excerpt 3  Listen

Un piccolo duetto di basso: bassoon and violoncello (CD on Innova, catalogue number 738)  

[virtual performance]   Listen

Una serenata per cinque: woodwind quintet (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

[virtual performance] movements: 1 Listen   2  Listen  3  Listen  4  Listen

Variations on a Theme by Henry Purcell for Piano Quartet [virtual performance] Listen

Variations on "In allen meinen Taten": violin, oboe, clarinet (Bb), bassoon, and harpsichord (or piano)

[virtual performance] Listen

Variations on "Nun komm', der Heiden Heiland": clarinet and piano (CD on Innova, catalogue number 738)  

[virtual performance] Listen

Variations on "Palomita que vienes herida": flute, clarinet (Bb), vibes, and marimba

[virtual performance] Listen

Variations on "There were three Ravens": flute and piano [virtual performance] Listen

Variations on "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern" : violin and piano (CD on MSR, catalogue number 1398)

[virtual performance] Listen

Vårsång utan ord: two violins and piano

Waltz: cello and piano [Alexander Chernyshev, Piano and Betsy Husby, Cello] Listen

"Where cowering shadows, in patience Hold -The figure now in Sunlight gold.": clarinet (Bb) and string quartet

[virtual performance] Listen

Wintry Mix: flute, oboe, bass clarinet (Bb), and vibraphone  [virtual performance] Listen


Solo Instrumental Works

Aurai: bassoon [virtual performance] Listen version for sax version for flute

Ballata: guitar

Common Assertions: percussion

for Rhonda: saxophone

Haiku Éternelle: clarinet or bass clarinet solo

Internal Portal: flute

Poe Extracts: guitar (performer has some speaking parts)

[performed by Andrew Hull] excerpts: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen  4  Listen  5  Listen  

Recitative Styrienne: bassoon or horn - (CD released on Innova, catalogue number 738)

[bassoon version performed by Jefferson Campbell] Listen

Splinters: marimba

Three Miniatures: guitar [performed by Andrew Hull] excerpts: 1 Listen  2  Listen  3  Listen

Three New Miniatures: guitar

Vuoto: guitar


Other Works

Fugue in f minor, Fugue in a minor (Juvenilia)