SOLO

Updated 9 October 2017


Aether (1983) 22'
Violin, Piano
First performance: 29 October 1983
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
János Négyesy, Violin, Cecil Lytle, Piano
Commissioned by The McKim Fund in the Library of Congress
EP66992



Ambages (1965) 9.5'
Solo Flute
First performance: October 1965
Villa Serbelloni, Bellagio, Karen Reynolds, Flute
EP06829]



Autumn Island (Islands from Archipelago: II) (1986) 13'
Solo Marimba
First performance: 7 November 1986
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC, Gordon Stout, Marimba
Commissioned by a National Endowment for the Arts Consortium Award
EP67191


The Behavior of Mirrors (1985-1986) 6.5'
Solo Guitar
First performance: 9 February 1986
92nd Street Y, New York, David Starobin, Guitar
Commissioned by David Starobin
EP67096



Colombi Daydream (2010) 7'45"
Solo Cello
First performance: 12 February 2011
Mystery Variations (31 short works based on the Chiacona by Giuseppe Colombi)
Anssi Karttunen, Cello
Festival Présences (Radio France), Théâtre du Châtelet
Paris

A Crimson Path (2000-2008) 26'30"
Cello and Piano
First performance (movements I and III): 29 September 2000
Rohan de Saram, Cello, Druvi de Saram, Piano
Parma, Italy

First performance (movement I): 10 May 2000
Rencontres d'ensembles de violoncelles, Beauvais, France
Rohan de Saram, Cello, Druvi de Saram, Piano
Movement I commissioned by Rencontres d'ensembles de violoncelles

First performance of complete version (movements I, II, III): 15 November 2002
Christopher Roy, Cello, Pascale Berthelot, Piano
Why Note? Festival
Dijon, France
Complete version commissioned by Festival Why Note?
EP68048


This work is co-commissioned by Rencontres d'ensemble de violoncelles in Beauvais
and by the Why Note? Festival in Dijon

NB The complete revised version has not yet been premiered (2015)


Dream Mirror, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Solo Guitar, Real-time algorithmic transformation



Epigram and Evolution, cf. PIANO
Solo Piano


Fantasy for Pianist, cf. PIANO
Solo Piano


Focus a beam, emptied of thinking, outward... (1989) 11'
Solo Cello
First performance: 27 February 1992
Merkin Concert Hall, New York, Rohan de Saram, Cello
EP67313



imagE/cello & imAge/cello, cf. STRINGS
Solo Cello


imagE/contrabass & imAge/contrabass, cf. STRINGS
Solo Contrabass


imagE/guitar & imAge/guitar (2009)
Solo Guitar
First performance: 3 March 2011
Pablo Gómez Cano, Guitar
The Phillips Collection
Washington, DC



imAge/flute (2014)
Solo Flute
First performance: 19 November 2014
Rachel Beetz, Flute
XI FESTIVAL Internacional de MÚSICA NUEVA Monterrey 2014
Teatro del Centro de las Artes
Monterrey, México

imagE/flute (2009)
Solo Flute
First performance: 9 May 2012
Rachel Beetz, Flute
Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
La Jolla, California


imagE/violin & imAge/violin, cf. STRINGS
Solo Violin



imagE/piano & imAge/piano, cf. PIANO
Solo Piano


The Image Machine, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Real-time interactive computer music


Kokoro (1991-1992) 18'
Solo Violin
First performance: 30 January 1993
Le Botanique, Brussels, Irvine Arditti, Violin
Commissioned by Irvine Arditti with funds from the British Arts Council
EP67484


MARKed MUSIC, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Solo Contrabass, Real-time algorithmic transformation


Mosaic (1962) 10'
Solo Flute (Piccolo), Piano
First performance: 25 May 1962
ONCE Event, Michigan State University, Lansing
Karen Hill, Flute (Piccolo), Bob James, Piano
EP6620



The Palace [Voicespace IV] (1978-80) 16'
(Modest staging) Bass Baritone, Quadraphonic
computer processed sound
Text: poem The Palace of Jorge Luis Borges
First performance: 28 February 1981
Contemporary Music Festival 1981, CalArts, Los Angeles
Philip Larson, Bass-Baritone
Commissioned by a National Endowment for the Arts Award
EP66856



Shifting/Drifting, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Violin, Real-time algorithmic transformation



Sketchbook (for The Unbearable Lightness of Being) (1985) 30'
Low female voice accompanying herself at the piano,
electronic processing
Text drawn from The Unbearable Lightness of Being, a novel by Milan Kundera
First performance: 14 May 1985
Symphony Space, New York, Joan La Barbara
EP67810



Summer Island (Islands from Archipelago: I) (1984) 11'30"
Solo Oboe, Quadraphonic computer processed sound
First performance: 7 November 1984
Interlink Festival, Tokyo, James Ostryniec, Oboe
Commissioned by Randolph S. Rothschild
EP67097



Toward Another World: LAMENT, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Solo Clarinet, Real-time algorithmic transformation


Transfigured Wind I (1984) 9'
Solo Flute
First performance: 19 May 2003
Reiko Manabe, Flute
Mandeville Center for the Arts, University of California, San Diego
EP67002A


Transfigured Wind IV (1985) 18'
Solo Flute, Quadraphonic computer processed sound
First performance: 10 February 1985
Lincoln Center, New York City, Robert Aitken, Flute
Commissioned by Robert Aitken
EP67002D



Variation, cf. PIANO
Solo Piano


Watershed I (1995) 27.5'
Solo Percussion
First performance: 1 December 1995
Manhattan School of Music, New York, Steven Schick, Percussion
EP67667A



Watershed IV, cf. ELECTROACOUSTIC
Solo Percussion, Real-time computer sound spatialization