Works/Oeuvres/Werke

(Premiere info see below, Détails sur les créations ci-bas, Uraufführungensdetails siehe unten)

Ensemble (6+)
Au fond du cloître humide (2014) flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion [12′]

LUFT-1098 (2015)  flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, cello, harp and synthesizer [9′]

Virelai (2013) recorder, alto flute, violin, viola, cello and trombone [9′]

Fribourgeoiseries (2012) violin, violoncello, flute, clarinet, piano, harp, lupophone, contraforte [12′]

Affectations romanesques (2011) viola, violoncello, trumpet, clarinet, oboe, piano, percussion [7′]

Unlock’d her Silent Throat (2008) horn, electric guitar, piano, two percussion, string quartet [12′]

Chamber (2-5)
STYROPORÖS (2016) violin, cello, clarinet, flute and bowed polystyrene [8′]

Et tu m’as nommée nouveau monde (2015) cello, bass clarinet, bass flute [8′]

So be it (2015) saxophone quartet [10′]

Chanson (2012) string quartet [14′]

Atlas Quartet (2010) shakuhachi, clarinet, duduk and english horn [12′]

Une rose (2009) woodwind quintet [9′]

My Favourite Melody (2013) piccolo trumpet, flugelhorn, eighth-tone horn and tuba [8′]

Violon et Clarinette (2011) [7′]

Solo
At the still point (2016) two recorders and voice [9′]

Clarintabile (2014) clarinet and voice [12′]

Ricercar (2014) baroque violin [9′]

Soothe (2013) solo percussion [8′]

Ochluf (2010) organ [14′]

Prélude non mesuré (2011/12) pour cor sans corrections et piano sans pianiste [9′] 

Né à l’envers (2008) flute [4′]

Six miniatures assez faciles (2006) piano [4′]

Vocal
Die alten, bösen Lieder (2016) (mezzo-)soprano and percussion [9′]

Ballade (2013) (mezzo-)soprano and bandoneon [4′]

Maar… (2013) soprano and pierrot ensemble [8′]

Silk Hole (2011) three female voices and big band [4′]

It had something to do with the telling of time… (2010) amplified mezzo-soprano and ten players [9′]

Theatre
Manifeste Assi (2015)  for reciter and cello, bass clarinet and bass flute [55′]
(text by Natasha-Kanapé Fontaine and Joséphine Bacon)

Interlude and Finale for a night of Monteverdi (2012/13) seven singers, baroque strings, two percussionists and two Bassi Continui [5′;13′]
(text by Tarquinio Tasso, Ottavio Rinuccini, Giovanni Busenello and Thierry Tidrow)

Less Truth More Telling (2011/12) one-act opera for two singers, two speakers and chamber orchestra [30′]
(text by Matthew Ricketts)

 

Chronological with performers, place and time of premiere

       

2017
Morgensternlieder
for soprano and clarinet [7′]

    • Sarah Maria Sun, Kilian Herold (Antrittskonzert); Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, Germany, July 13th 2017

Heiliggeistkircheinterludien
for viola, clarinet and percussion [20′]

    • Hiyoli Togawa, Han Kim, Alexej Gerassimez, Heidelberger Frühling, Heidelberg, Germany, April 17th 2017

My Corporate Identity
an opera in ten scenes on a text by Uta Bierbaum [30′]

    • Manuel Nawri, conductor; Zsófi Gereb, staging; Deutsche Oper Berlin, Germany, April 28th 2017

2016
At the still point
for solo recorder [9′]

    • Erik Bosgraaf, ON New Music für Köln, Cologne, Germany, June 21st 2016

Into something rich and strange
for accordion and viola da gamba [9′]

    • Vincent Lhermet and Marianne Muller, Paris, France, October 7th 2016

Styroporös
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and percussion [12′]

    • Ensemble hand werk, New Talents Biennale Köln, Cologne, Germany, May 22nd 2016

Die alten, bösen Lieder
for soprano and percussion [10′]

    • Sarah Maria Sun, Johannes Fischer, Heidelberger Frühling, Heidelberg, Germany, April 9th 2016

2015
So be it
for saxophone quartet [9′]

    • Keuris Quartet, Cité de la Musique, Strasbourg, France, July 10th 2015

    • Keuris Quartet, Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam, Netherlands, August 18-20 2015

    • Forseti Quartet, Unerhörte Musik, Berlin, Nov. 15th 2016

Manifeste Assi
for speaker and three bass instruments [55′]

    • Academyspace, Cologne, Germany, June 20th 2015; Heather Roche, Clarinets; Niklas Seidl, Cello; Liz Hirst, Flutes; Thierry Tidrow and Natasha Kanapé-Fontaine, speakers

Et tu m’as nommée nouveau monde
for bass flute, bass clarinet and cello [11′]

    • Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany, December 17th 2014; Ensemble Surplus

2014
Clarintabile
for singing clarinetist [9′]

    • CMC Vancouver Creative Hub, Vancouver, Canada, December 17th 2014; Heather Roche

    • ON New Music für Köln, Cologne, Germany, June 7th 2016; Heather Roche

Au fond du cloître humide Jules-Léger Prize 2014
for piano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello and percussion [19′]

    • Continuum Contemporary Music, The Music Gallery, Toronto, Canada, May 4th 2014; Brian Current, cond

    • Continuum Contemporary Music, Enwave Theater, Toronto, Canada, Sept. 20th 2015; Brian Current, cond

2013
Virelai
for solo recorder, alto flute, violin, viola, cello and trombone [9′]

    • Ensemble Garage, De Toonzaal, Den Bosch, NL, 24 Nov. 2014; Erik Bosgraaf, recorder

    • Ensemble Garage, Kunstation St. Peter, Cologne, DE, 14 Nov. 2014; Erik Bosgraaf, recorder

Ballade
for mezzo-soprano and bandoneon [4′]

    • Nektar Subtil, Kammermusiksaal der Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, Dec 7th 2013

    • Branko Džinović, Brooke Dufton, June 2015

Maar…
for soprano and pierrot ensemble [8′]

    • Ensemble 88, Maastricht/Heerlen/Roermond, Aug./Nov. 2013; Els Crommen, soprano

    • Ensemble x.y, London, Oct. 2016

Soothe
for solo percussion [8′]

    • Brian Archinal, Kammermusiksaal der Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, 3 June 2013

    • Brian Archinal, Unerhörte Musik, Berlin, Sept 24th 2014

    • Elliott Harrison, Concordia Creative Institute, Montreal, May 2015

Interlude and Finale for a night of Monteverdi
for seven singers, baroque strings, two percussionists and two Bassi Continui [5′;13′]

    • Institut für Musik Theater der Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, Stadttheater Freiburg, June/July 2013; Hiroki Ojika, Michael Behringer, musical leaders; Alexander Schulin, staging

My Favourite Melody
for piccolo trumpet, flugelhorn, eighth-tone horn and tuba [8′]

    • Ensemble Apparat, Villa Elisabeth, Berlin, 27 June 2013

2012
Fribourgeoiseries
for violin, violoncello, flute, clarinet, piano, harp, Lupophone and Contraforte [12′]

    • Ensemble Proton, Dampfzentrale (Bern) and Gare du Nord (Basel), CH, Jan. 2013; Matthias Kuhn, cond.

Chanson
for string quartet [14′]

    • Quatuor Bozzini, Composer’s Kitchen at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, UK, Nov. 2012

Less Truth More Telling SOCAN Young composers competition, 3rd Prize– Godfrey Ridout
one-act opera for two singers, two speakers and chamber orchestra [30′]

    • Dutch National Opera Academie, Den Haag, the Netherlands, Jan. 2013; Matthew Ricketts, Libretto; Lucas Vis, Karel Deseure, conductors; Javier Lopez Pinon, staging

2011
Prélude non mesuré pour cor sans corrections et piano sans pianiste
[9’]

    • Delphine Gauthier-Guiche, Kammermusiksaal der Hochschule für Musik Freiburg, June 2013

Violon et Clarinette [7’] SOCAN Young composers competition, 1st PrizePierre Mercure

    • Amarins Wierdsma, Jelrik Beerkens during the Internationale Masterclass Stichting Apeldoorn, Aug. 2011

    • Handwerk, Zagreb Biennale, April 2015

Affectations romanesques
for viola, violoncello, trumpet, clarinet, oboe, piano and percussion [7’]

    • Asko-Schönberg Ensemble, Rotterdam/Den Haag/Amsterdam, NL, April 2011; Bas Wiegers, cond.

Silk Hole ISMA PrizeYoung ComposersMeeting- Ereprijs Orkest
for three female voices and big band [4’]

    • Ereprijs Orkest, Theater Gigant, Apeldoorn, NL, Feb. 2011; Robert Vermeulen, cond.

    • Ereprijs Orkest, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Utrecht, NL, Sept. 2011; Wim Boerman, cond.

2010
Ochluf
for organ [14’]

    • Alexandra Fol, Cluster, Crescent Fort Rouge Church, Winnipeg, Canada, March 2011

    • Alexandra Fol, Redpath Hall, Christ Church Catherdal, Montreal, 2012, 2013

    • Valentin Villard, Composer’s Festival, Orgelpark, Amsterdam, NL, June 2011

It had something to do with the telling of time… Nominee Gaudeamus 2011 + Toonzetters 2011*
for mezzo-soprano and ten players [8’]

    • F.C. Jongbloed, November Music, De Toonzaal, Den Bosch, NL, Nov. 2010, Arnold Marinissen, cond.

    • Insomnio, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Vredenburg Leeuwenbergh, Utrecht, NL, Ulrich Pöhl, cond.

Atlas Quartet
for shakuhachi, clarinet, duduk and english horn [12’]

    • Members of the Nieuw Ensemble, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Aug. 2010; Artjom Kim, cond.

2009
String Quartet n° 1 [10’]

    • Chiara String Quartet, West Whately Chapel, MA, USA, Aug. 2010
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