Wednesday, February 6, 1985

Street Songs, Op. 29


Op. 29 STREET SONGS (February 6, 1985)
Fourteen Hallucinations for Singer/Reciter and Keyboard (or Instruments)
(after Found Texts)
All My Relations
At a Photo Shop
Cowboy and Nevada
Day and Night
Extension Chords
I'm a Cranky Old Yank
Irish Potatos
I See You
The Junkies
No Turn
Push-Broom
Shaving Cream
Sometimes I Feel
You Ain't Seen

Performances:

February 6, 1985
Naomi Andre, Soprano; Mark Alburger, Piano
Westtown School, Westtown, PA

May 31, 1985
Naomi Andre, Soprano; Steve Kamman, Voice; Westtown Chamber Orchestra
Westtown School , Westtown, PA

March 19, 1990
Betsy Bell Taylor, Soprano; Dominican College Orchestra; Hugo Rinaldi, Conductor
Angelico Auditorium, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

November 5 and 8, 1990
David Phillips, Tenor; Dana Lines, Violin; Marcia Burchard, Piano
American Music Week, Angelico Auditorium, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

April 15, 1991
Tim Rayborn, Voice and Tambourine; Toby Rosenblum, Mime; David Phillips, Tenor;
Dana Lines, Violin; Marcia Burchard, Piano; Kevin Schuepbach, Voice; Stephen Heath, Baritone;
Betsy Bell Taylor, Soprano; Mark Alburger, Synthesizer and Voice
Angelico Auditorium, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

May 7, 1992
Susan Brown, Soprano and Flute; Mark Alburger, Voice, Sequencer, and Piano
Albrecht Auditorium, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA

May 4-5, 2006
Mark Alburger, Voice and MIDI
Diablo Valley College Music Technology Center, Pleasant HIll, CA

April 20, 2007
Mark Alburger, Voice; Alexis Alrich, Piano
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

Recording:

BASS AND RANGE
(Complete Works, Volume 5)
(New Music, 2006)

Airplay:

June 13-17, 2007
Posted on myspace.com/markalburger

Friday, February 1, 1985

Mary Variations, Op. 28


Op. 28 MARY VARIATIONS
(February 1, 1985)
For Piano (or Keyboard)
I. Pentatonic Mary
II. Mary Raga Kalyam
III. Dies Mary
IV. Medieval [Isorhythmic] Mary
V. Mary Is Icumen In
VI. Monteverdi Mary
VII. Salieri Mary
VIII. Mary Rag
IX. The Rite of Mary
X. Blue Chrome Mary
XI. Mary and the Wolf
XII. Concerto for Serial Mary the Kid
XIII. Toying with Mary
XIV. Minimal Mary
XV. Punk Mary
XVI. Movie Mary

Performance:

March 7, 2006
Mark Alburger, MIDI Keyboard
Music Technology Center, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA,

Recording:

DESERT MUSE
(Complete Works, Volume 4)
(New Music, 2006)
MARY VARIATIONS
I. Pentatonic Mary









II. Mary Raga Kalyam
III. Dies Mary
IV. Medieval [Isorhythmic] Mary
V. Mary Is Icumen In
VI. Monteverdi Mary
VII. Salieri Mary
VIII. Mary Rag
IX. The Rite of Mary
X. Blue Chrome Mary
XI. Mary and the Wolf
XII. Concerto for Serial Mary the Kid
XIII. Toying with Mary
XIV. Minimal Mary
XV. Punk Mary
XVI. Movie Mary

Tuesday, January 1, 1985

Aerial Requiem, Op. 27


Op. 27 AERIAL REQUIEM
(January 1, 1985; New Music, 1985)
For Soli (SATB), Chorus (SSAATTBB), and Orchestra
I. Introit / Kyrie
II. Dies Irae
III. Tuba Mirum
IV. Rex Tremendae
V. Recordare
VI. Confutatis
VII. Lacrimosa
VIII. Offertorium
IX. Sanctus
X. Agnus Dei

Performances:

May 28, 1985
Westtown Chamber Orchestra (Orchestral Excerpts)
Westtown School, Westtown, PA

May 11, 1988
Marin Academy Choir and Chamber Orchestra
Marin Academy, San Rafael, CA

March 17, 1998
Westminster Chancel Choir
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Tiburon, CA

April 15, 1991
Westminster Chancel Choir
Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

November 3, 1994
First Presbyterian Church of San Rafael
NOW Music Festival, Angelico Concert Hall, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

November 11, 2000
San Jose Choral Project
National Association of Composers, Art Center, Palo Alto, CA

October 26, 31, 2005; March 29, 2006
Tritone Orchestra
Music Technology Center, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA

April 20, 2007
San Francisco Cabaret Opera and
San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

Recording:

DESERT MUSE
(Complete Works, Volume 4) (New Music, 2006)