List of Compositions and Performances by Composer Andrew List

  Orchestral
  Chamber Ensembles
  Choral
  String Ensembles
  Music for Brass
  Vocal Music
  Piano Music
  Solo Works & Miscellaneous Ensembles


Orchestral:

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra "Earth Song" (25 min.)
Performance and recording by the Boston Classical Orchestra, November 2009; to be released on Albany Records.

Blast (14 min.) Commission and performance by the Civic Symphony of Boston, 2006.

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (20 min.) !!
CD released on Albany Records, recorded by the Prague Radio Symphony, 2004.
Premiered by Kalistos Chamber Orchestra Eva Szekely, violin. Boston 2005

Starting from Atlantis: Poem for Mezzo-Soprano and Orchestra (24 min.)
Commission and performance by The Metrowest Symphony Orchestra, 2004: D’Anna Fortunato, soprano.

Magical Dreamscape (String Orchestra) (14 min.)
Commission and performance by The Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, Boston, MA, 2001.

Orchestral Interlude from King Lear (8 min.) 2001

Concerto for Soprano-Saxophone and Orchestra (25 min.)
Performance by the University of Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra, Madison, WI, 1993: David Becker, cond.; Les Thimmig, soloist.

Five Movements for Orchestra (15 min.)
Performance by the New England Conservatory Symphony Orchestra, Boston, MA, 1981: Eiji Oui, cond.


Chamber Ensembles:

A New Work for Woodwind Quintet
Commission and performance by Western Wind Quintet, Spring 2012.

A New Work for 7 Instruments
Commission and performance by Western Michigan University, Fall 2011.

Visions from the Aboriginal Dreamtime (violin, clarinet, and piano) (16 min.)
Commission and performance by Zodiac Trio, 2011.

Noa Noa: A Gauguin Tableau (violin, clarinet, and piano) (20 mins.)
Commissioned and recorded by MONTAGE Music Society, performances in Colorodo and Boston, released on the MSR label, 2008 / Performed by the Zodiac Trio in Visby, Sweden, 2009, the Merkin Concert Hall in San Francisco, 2010, and in Boston, 2010.

Eros Dialogues: Songs for Mezzo-Soprano, Tenor and String Quartet (25 min.)
Performance by Esterhazy Quartet, Boston, MA and St. Louis, MO, 2005: D’Anna Fortunato soprano; Michael Calmes, tenor.

Quartetto-Alto Basso (clarinet quartet) (15 min.)
Commission and performance by Sta-Mane Clarinet Quartet, Venice, Italy. Premiered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2005.

Millennial Interlude (chamber orchestra) (10 min.)
Commission and performance by ALEA III Ensemble, 2000.

Oh My Beloved: Three Songs for Mezzo-Soprano, Clarinet and Piano on texts by Rumi
(9 min.) Commission and performance by Soli Espri at the All Newton Music School, Newton, MA, Edward Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA, 1996: D'Anna Fortunato, soprano; Chester Brezniak, clarinet; David Witten, piano / Performed in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2001.

Oh My Beloved Three Songs for Mezzo-Soprano, Clarinet and String Quintet texts by Rumi
(9 min.) Performed by Quadrivium Ensemble, Venice, Italy, 2006.

A Moment in Time Five Songs for Baritone and Chamber Orchestra (18 mins)
Performed by Boston University Chamber Orchestra, 1990: Richard Morrison, baritone.


Choral:

The Lord's Prayer for Mixed Chorus (6 min.) 2001

Three Songs for Children's Choir and Piano on Poems by Ogden Nash (6 min.)
Performance by The Longy Youth Choral Choir, Cambridge, MA, 1996: Judith Kotok, cond.

Kyrie-Gloria for Mixed Chorus
Performed by The Gregg Smith Singer,s Saranac Lake, NY, 1994 and by the Boston Chamber Choir, Boston, MA, 1994.

The Beatitudes for Mixed Chorus (10 min.)
Performed by Vocal Soloists Ensemble, Boston, 1982.


String Ensembles:

Rhapsody for Violin and Piano (14 min.)
Performance by The Szekely-Schene Duo, Boston, MA, 2009.

Halcyon Quintet for Flute and String Quartet (20 min.)
Commission and performance by BMOP Chamber Players, 2007, and The Boston String Quartet, 2011.

Love Dances for Cello and Contrabass (14 min.)
Commission and performance by Cello e Basso, Boston, MA, 2007: Emmanuel Feldman, vlc.; Pascale Delache-Feldman, cb.

Fantasy for Violin and Piano  (6 min.)
Commission and Performance by Duo Diorama, Chicago, IL, 2005 / Boston, MA, 2006: Minghuan Xu, violin; Winston Choi, piano.

Serenade for String Trio (14 min.)
Commission and performance by The Concordia String Trio, Boston, MA, Chicago, IL, Chico, CA, Peoria, IL, and Columbia, MO, 2006.

String Quartet No. 4  (20 min.)
Commission and performance by The Da Vinci Quartet, Boston, MA, Denver, CO, Chico, CA, Phoenix, AZ, and Colorado Springs, CO, 2005.

Six Bagatelles for String Trio (15 min.)
Commission and performance by The Concordia Trio, TSAI Performance Center, Boston, MA, 2002 /
Columbia MO, 2003 / Bradley University, Peoria, IL, and The Warebrook Festival Irasburg, VT, 2003 / Portland Chamber Music Festival, Portland, ME, 2010.

Dynamic Trio for Two Violins and Percussion (14 min.)
Commission and performance by The Artist Series at Webster University, St. Louis, MO, 2001.

String Quartet No. 3 (20 min.)
Commission and performance by The Esterhazy Quartet,  four performances in Boston, St. Louis, 1911 / The Arden Quartet, Amsterdam 2000, and Boston, MA, 2001.

Duo For Violin and Piano (15 min.)
Commission and performance by The Szekely-Schene Duo, Edward Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA, 1997 / St. Louis, MO, 2001 / Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2000: Saori Furukawa, violin; Lucine Simonian, piano / La Cité International des Arts Paris, France, 1998 / Boston, MA, 1997: Frederic Bednarz violin; John McDonald, piano, 2004, 2005.

Sonata for Cello and Piano (20 min.)
Commission and performance by The University of Missouri Research Board for Professor Darry Dolezal, Boston, MA 1997: Darry Dolezal, cello; Thomas Stumpf, piano / Performed at Edward Pickman Hall Cambridge, MA, and live performance on WGBH Radio Classical Performances Series, 1997, performance and recording: Emmanuel Feldman cello; John Mc Donald, piano, 2006

String Quartet No. 2 In Memoriam: Aaron Copland (20 min.)
Commission and performance by The Boston Composers String Quartet, performances in Boston, MA and Washington D.C., 1992 / Performances by the Esterhazy Quartet in Boston, MA and at The University of Missouri Columbia, MO, 1996.

Three Musical Meditations for String Trio (2 violins, viola) (9 min.)
Performed by the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble Aspen, CO, 1995 / Performed by members of the Esterhazy Quartet, Boston, MA, and St. Louis, MO, 1997.

String Quartet No. 1 in Eight Movements (15 min.)
Performed by The Boston Composers String Quartet, Boston, MA, 1990 / Performed by The Gaudi String Quartet as part of the Alea III International Composition Competition, 2000.


Music for Brass:

Three Etudes for Horn (7 min.)
Performance by the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, Aspen, CO, 1995.

Duo for Two Trumpets(5 min.)
Performed by Aspen Contemporary Ensemble Aspen, CO, 1995.

Trombone Quartet (12 min.)
Performed by The Boston Trombone Quartet Boston in a master-class given by the Empire Brass Quintet, 1990 / Performed by The New England Trombone Quartet, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, 1998.


Vocal Music:

On the Wing and Song Cycle in Celebration of Birds (30 min.)
Commissioned by the Fruitlands Museum and the Massachusetts Audubon Society, 2011-2012.

Songs of Love and Remembrance (soprano, harp and piano) (20 min.)
Commissioned by Mr. Peter Morris and Mr John Andrew Frey, cofounders of the Washington Institute for Creative Activity, Boston, MA, 2010. Premiered by Lisa Saffer, soprano, at the New Gallery Concert Series, Boston, MA, 2010.

The Four Seasons on Haiku by Basho (6 min.)
Performed by Stephen Ng, tenor and Kristie Born, piano, 2009

King Lear: An Opera in Two Acts, based on the play by William Shakespeare (work in progress)

Two Persian Love Songs on poems by Kaveh Goharin (6 min.) 2001
Premiered by D'Anna Fortunato, mezzo-soprano and John McDonald, piano, Amsterdam, 2001.

Three Love Songs for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano (9 min.)
Commission and performance by D'Anna Fortunato mezzo-soprano as part of a concert of New England Composers Past and Present, Jan.1999 / Performed at Just in Time Composers Concert, Feb. 1999 / Performed at Composers in Red Sneakers Concert, March 1999 / Performed in Amsterdam, Bowdoin College, Maine, and Boston, MA, 2001.

Four Songs for Soprano and Piano on Texts by Emily Dickinson (10 min.)
Performance by Carol Millard, soprano and William Merrill, piano, at The French Library, Boston, MA, 1993. Performance by the Phantom Arts Ensemble, Maria Tgzses, soprano and Geoffery Bulson, piano, Washington Institute for Creative Activity, Washington, DC, 1994.


Piano Music:

From the Temple of Dendera: Piano Etudes Inspired by the Egyptian Zodiac (35 min.)
Commission and performance by pianist George Lopez, 2011 in Boston, MA and Bowdoin College, 2011.

Three Sketches for Piano (8 min.)
Commission and Performance by John McDonald, piano in Boston, MA, 2006.

Piano Sonata No. 2 (22 min.)
Commission and performance by The Artist Series at Webster University, 2001: Daniel Schene, piano / Performed in St. Louis, MO, 2001 / Performed in Columbia, MO, and St. Louis, MO, 2002 / Performed in Boston MA, 2003 / Performed by Winston Choi, 2005.

Mystical Journey for Two Pianos (7 min.)
Commission and recording to be performed during an exhibition of architectural models at Le Palazzo delle Esposizioni in the Via Nationale Rome, Italy / Recorded by Piano Duo Post and Muldar, Amsterdam, 2000 / Premiered in Minneapolis by Renegade Ensemble and by Keys To the Future, New York, NY, 2008

Piano Sonata No.1 (21 min.)
Commission and performance by Stephen Gosling, Edward Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA, 1996 / Performed by Leslie Amper, Boston, MA, April 2000 / Performed by Anahit Simonian, Amsterdam, 2000 / Performed by John McDonald, Boston, MA, 2004.

Piano Etudes (9 min.)
Performed by pianists John Mc Donald Boston 1994; Geoffrey Burlson, Washington, D.C., 1994; Stephen Gosling Aspen, CO, 1995; Daniel Schene, St. Louis, MO and Amsterdam, 2000; George Lopez, 2009

Piano Fantasy Performed by John McDonald, piano, Boston, MA 1990 and 1993 .

Four Inventions for Piano (8 mins.) 1978

Seven Pieces for Piano (12 min.) Performed by Andrew List, piano, Boston, MA, 1977.


Solo Works & Miscellaneous Ensembles:

The Awakening Heart for Flute Solo (6 min.)
Commissioned and premiered by flutist Alan Weiss, Marsalle, France, 2010

Sonatine for Bassoon Quartet (14 min.)
Commission and performance by The New England Bassoon Quartet, 2008

Three Duets for Two Cellos (8 mins.) 2006

Tango-Tango for Solo Cello and Dancer 
Commission and performance by The Handel and Haydn Society, three performances in Boston, MA, 2003: Reinmar Seidler, cello; Carolyn Merritt, dancer.

Soliloquy for Bass Clarinet (8 min.)
Commission and performance by Henri Bok, bass clarinet; performed in New Orleans, LA, Miami, FL, and Sydney, Australia, 2001.

Three Duets for Bass Clarinets (9 min.)
Commission and performance by Peter Cokkinias and Henri Bok, bass clarinets, Boston, MA, 2001 / Perfomed by Duo Clarones, Sydney, Australia, 2001.

Suite for Solo Violin (14 min.)
Commissioned by Amsterdams Fonds Voor De Kunst for violinist Eva Szekely / Performed in Amsterdam, 2000 / Performed in St. Louis, MO and Boston, MA, 2000 and 2009.

Harp Nocturne (8 min.)
Commission and performance by Jocelyn Chang, harp, Edward Pickman Hall, Cambridge, MA and  Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, 1996.

Duo for Flute and Piano (10 min.)
Performed at The French Library Boston, 1994: Peggy Friedland, flute; Martin Amlin, piano / Performed by faculty members at Viterbo Colleg, La Crosse, WI, 1995 / Performed in Boston, May and November, 1998: Lisa Hennessy, flute; Ivana Lisek, piano.

Five Miniatures for Solo Clarinet (10 min.)
Performed by Chester Brezniak in Boston, MA, 1994 / Performed by Peter Cokkinias in Boston, MA, 1999, 2000, 2001 and in Amsterdam, 2001 / Performed by Francesco Spendolini in Boston, 2004 / Performed by Demetrius Speanas in Boston, MA and Russia, 2009

 

 

 

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