Ensemble

Ma Mère l'Oye
25'

 

arrangement of Ravel's 1912 balletsuite (with prelude and entr'actes) for the Calefax Reed Quintet
oboe, altosax, clarinet (Bb and Eb), bassclarinet (also contrabassclarinet and basset horn) and bassoon.

2014

Love Unsung-excerpt


5' for the Stolz Quartet (oboe, violin, viola and cello) as an excerpt from the larger musictheatre work, 2013
String Quartet
in three movements
22' Written for the Doelenkwartet, first performance on April 24 2013, Amsterdam, Muziekgebouw aan het IJ 2013

Le Tombeau de Couperin

19'


Arrangement for the Stolz Quartet of Ravel's marvelous piece from 1917.

Prélude
Forlane
Fugue
Menuet
Rigaudon


2012
Méditations sur la liberté et l'égalité
18'

for recorder quartet

1. calmo ed espressivo (7.40)
2. sostenuto, con calore (7.15)
3. fluente (ritmico, ma non pesante (3.30)

Movement 1 and 3 have been premiered the Brisk Recorder Quartet, on their 25th anniversary concert in November 2011 at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw. Two or three other movements, yet to be composed, will complete the work.

2011
Four movements for flute and piano
9'

Written for flutist Abbie de Quant and pianist Elizabeth van Malde. First performed on April 15th 2007 at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw (CD : FL 72413)
2007
       
Fanfare
3'

Written for the opening concert of the 2005 Holland Festival at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw. For large ensemble : 3 fl., 2 ob., 4 cl. (including bass- and contrabasscl.),2 hrn., 2 trpt., 2 tromb., 2 perc., piano, cimbalon, strings (3/3/2/3/2)
2005
12'


Commissioned by the Japan Netherlands Society for their "50th Anniversary Concert". First performance, conducted by Tetsuji Honna, November 17 2004 at Oji Hall, Tokyo, in the presence of Her Imperial Highness Kiko and prince Akishino. Music Sample (fragment 4.09 3,80MB)
Nobuko Imai (viola) Tomoko Mukayama (piano) and members of the Viotta Ensemble ( fl. ob. cl. bsn. hrn. 2vl. vc. cb.)   programm-note (Japanese+English)  more info

2004

Sauvage Noble

16'



Concerto for horn, oboe and ensemble (14 musicians) First performed by Marieke Schut (oboe) and Jan Harshagen (horn) and the ASKO Ensemble conducted by Oliver Knussen in January 2002 at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
Commissioned by the Michael Vyner Trust, London.

2001/'02

 

7'

 

(part III of McGonagall-Lieder) for four 'celli, double bass and two pianos

 

2001/'02

 

Freeze-suite

 

12'

 

for large ensemble (19 musicians)

 

1994/'97

G-string Mambo

9'

for string orchestra (8-6-4-3-2) Written for the Amsterdam SInfonietta, first performance conducted by Richard Dufallo

 

1994/'95

 

 

Shake well before use

 

6'

for wind ensemble (ten players)

1992/'93

Octet

12'

for wind ensemble (2 fl./2 ob./ 2 cl./bsn./hrn.) Written for the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble, first performance conducted by Stefan Asbury

1992

Three Mechanisms

 

26'

 

1. Fishbone
2. Chant/ Interlude
3. Hex

(original version for Orkest de Volharding) :
for flute, 3 saxophones, horn, 3 trpt, 3 trmb. and piano

(Tanglewood-version) :
for oboe, 2 cl., bsn., 3 hrn., 3 trpt., 3 trmb. and piano

1988/'91

 

 

Dinamismo di Cane al Guinzaglio

 

 

11'

 

 

for hrn., tpt., trmb., 2 perc., pno., amplified 'cello and double bass

 

 

1990

 

Zhamtha da Tseltha/ Hassan Begura

7'

 

transcription and orchestration of Georgian folk-music.
(thirteen players)

1988

 

 

Notch

 

 

10'

 

 

for thirteen players (4 woodw., 3 brass, perc., pno., 4 str.)

 

 

1987

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