Tuesday, November 1, 1977

Psalm for the Sabbath Day (Psalm 92), Op. 9

Op. 9 PSALM FOR THE SABBATH DAY (PSALM 92)
(November 1, 1977, New Music, 2005) (771101)
For Alto (or Tenor) and Piano
I-IV . . . psaltery . . . instrument of ten strings
V-XI . . . unicorn . . . fresh oil
XII-XV . . . palm trees . . . cedar of Lebanon


Performances:

June 30, July 6, 2005
Mark Alburger, Voice and MIDI
Music Technology Center, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA


Recording:

INSTRUMENTS OF DECONSTRUCTION
(Complete Works, Volume 2) .(New Music, 2005)


Video:

YouTube DrMarkAlburger



XII-XV . . . palm trees . . . cedar of Lebanon

Saturday, October 1, 1977

The Twelve Fingers, Op. 8

Op. 8 THE TWELVE FINGERS
(October 1, 1977; New Music, 1977) (771001)
Suite for Piano in 12 Movements
I. Introduction
II. Song
III. Scherzo
IV. Song
V. Siciliana-Boogie Woogie
VI. Semi-Fugue
VII. Serenade
VIII. Sonata
IX. Improvisation
X. Theme and Variations
XI. Eleven-Tone Music
XII. March


Performances:

December 11, 1977
Mark Alburger, Linda Child, and Joseph Church, Piano
Lang Concert Hall, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA.

April 15, 1991
Paul Smith, Piano
Angelico Concert Hall, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

August 1, 1998 - Recorded on N/S Consonance album Diversions
Max Lifchitz, Piano
North/South Consonance Studio, Albany, NY

May 7-8, 1999
Mark Alburger, Toy Piano
Susan Hess Dance Studio, Philadelphia, PA

May 21, 1999
Mark Alburger, Piano
Las Pulgas School, San Mateo, CA

June 26, 1999
Patti Deuter, Piano
NEW MUSIC House, San Rafael, CA

June 28, 2005
Mark Alburger, Keyboard
Music Technology Center, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA

April 20, 2007
Alexis Alrich, Piano
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA


Recordings:

DIVERSIONS
The Twelve Fingers: I.-XII.
Max Lifchitz
(North South Consonance)

INSTRUMENTS OF DECONSTRUCTION
(Complete Works, Volume 2)
The Twelve Fingers: I.-XII.
Mark Alburger
(New Music, 2005)

HALFWAY MARK
The Twelve Fingers: VIII.
Alexis Alrich
(New Music, 2007)

THE TWELVE FINGERS

I. Introduction

II. Song

III. Scherzo

IV. Song

V. Siciliana-Boogie Woogie

VI. Semi-Fugue

VII. Serenade

VIII. Sonata









(Max Lifchitz)










(Mark Alburger)










(Alexis Alrich)

IX. Improvisation

X. Theme and Variations

XI. Eleven-Tone Music

XII. March


Airplay:

July 18, 2006 - present
Regular rotating airplay on KDVC.org


Video:

Posted on YouTube
DrMarkAlburger



I. Introduction



II. Song



III. Scherzo



IV. Song



V. Siciliana-Boogie Woogie



VI. Semi-Fugue



VII. Serenade



VIII. Sonata



IX. Improvisation



X. Theme and Variations



XI. Eleven-Tone Music



XII. March

Friday, April 15, 1977

Interrupted Interludes, Op. 7


Op. 7 INTERRUPTED INTERLUDES
(April 15, 1977, New Music 1977) (770401)
For Keyboard
I. Spare Song
II. Rod Song
III. Spoil Song
IV. Child Song


Performance:

June 22, 2005
Mark Alburger, Keyboard
Music Technology Center, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA


Recording:

INSTRUMENTS OF DECONSTRUCTION
(Complete Works, Volume 2) (New Music, 2005)

INTERRUPTED INTERLUDES

I. Spare Song

II. Rod Song









III. Spoil Song









IV. Child Song


Video

Posted on YouTube
DrMarkAlburger



I. Spare Song



II. Rod Song



III. Spoil Song



IV. Child Song