Tuesday, December 1, 1992

Babel, Op. 47


Op. 47 BABEL (December 1, 1992)
For Chorus (SATB) and Orchestra
(3333 3330 hp timp strings)
I. And the whole earth
II. Behold, they are one
III. And the Lord scattered them

Recording:
THREE WIRED SYSTRUMS
(Complete Works, Volume 11)

Sunday, November 1, 1992

Iliad Songs, Op. 46


Op. 46 ILIAD SONGS
(November 1, 1992)
For Chorus (SATBB) and Orchestra
(3333 4231 hp pf celesta 3 perc timp strings)
I. Agamemnon
II. Odysseus
III. Achilles

Recording:
THREE WIRED SYSTRUMS (Complete Works, Volume 11)

Monday, October 5, 1992

Mice and Men, Op. 45

Op. 45 MICE AND MEN
(October 5, 1992)
(After John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men)
Opera in 5 Acts for Voices
(S,A,TT,BarBar,BB,Male Chorus)
and Orchestra
(2222 2231 bjo/gtr/elecguitar, 2perc, pf/hp/synth, strings, elec. bass)
Act I - The Pond
Act II - The Bunkhouse
Act III - The Bunkhouse
Act IV - Crooks's Shack
Act V
Scene 1 - The Barn
Scene 2 - The Pond

Performances:

May 2 and 9, 1991
Dominican College Singers and Chamber Orchestra; Martin Frick, conductor
Dominican Opera Workshop, Angelico Auditorium, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

April 15, 1991
Beatriz Kustin, Soprano; Ginger Muldoon, Soprano; Kim Pigott, Alto;
Mark Alburger, Tenor; Jason Dean Drury, Baritone; Tim Rayborn, Bass
Angelico Auditorium, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

November 3, 1996
Dominican College Chamber Orchestra
NOW Music Festival, Angelico Concert Hall, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

January-December, 2007
Mark Alburger, Voice and MIDI
Diablo Valley College Music Technology Center, Pleasant Hill, CA

Recording:
MICE AND MEN
(Complete Works, Volume 9-10)
(New Music, 2007-2008)
Act I - The Pond
A Prelude







Act II - The Bunkhouse
Act III - The Bunkhouse
Act IV - Crooks's Shack
Act V
Scene 1 - The Barn
Scene 2 - The Pond

Saturday, February 29, 1992

Helena Suite, Op. 44


Op. 44 HELENA SUITE
(February 29, 1992)
(New Music 1994)
Three Playsongs for Singers (8) and Keyboards (4)
Three Playsongs for Voice (or Instrument), Keyboard, and Percussion
(after Found Texts)
I. Beautiful Women
II. Single / Successful
III. It Will Be Fun

Performances:

March 1, 1997
Mark Alburger, Oboe; Molly Axtmann, Piano
National Association of Composers, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA

January 10, 1998
Molly Axtmann, Piano
Terry Riley's Sri Moonshine Ranch Studio, Camptonville, CA

November 15, December 30, 2006
Mark Alburger, Voice and MIDI
Diablo Valley College Music Technology Center, Pleasant Hill, CA

December 31, 2006
Mark Alburger, Voice and MIDI
San Francisco Cabaret Opera, San Francisco, CA

April 20, 2007
Janet Lohr, Soprano; San Francisco Cabaret Opera; San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

Recording:

LOST IN PLACE
(Complete Works, Volume 8)
(New Music, 2007

Saturday, February 1, 1992

Deploration Passacaglias, Op. 43


Op. 43 DEPLORATION PASSACAGLIAS
(February 1, 1992)
for Keyboard
I. Ockeghem
II. Josquin
III. Susato
IV. Schutz
V. Purcell
VI. Couperin
VII. Bach
VIII. Handel
IX. Mozart
X. Beethoven
XI. Schubert
XII. Berlioz
XIII.Chopin
XIV. Verdi
XV. Wagner
XVI. Brahms
XVII. Ravel
XVIII. Schoenberg
XIX. Stravinsky
XX. Weill
XXI. Shostakovich
XXII. Britten
XXIII. Bernstein

Performance:

January 8, 26, 2007
Mark Alburger, MIDI
Diablo Valley College Music Technology Center, Pleasant HIll, CA

Recording:


LOST IN PLACE
(Complete Works, Volume 8)
(New Music, 2007)

Op. 43 DEPLORATION PASSACAGLIAS (February 1, 1992)
for Keyboard


I. Ockeghem
II. Josquin
III. Susato
IV. Schutz
V. Purcell
VI. Couperin


VII. Bach









VIII. Handel
IX. Mozart
X. Beethoven
XI. Schubert
XII. Berlioz
XIII.Chopin
XIV. Verdi
XV. Wagner
XVI. Brahms
XVII. Ravel
XVIII. Schoenberg
XIX. Stravinsky
XX. Weill
XXI. Shostakovich
XXII. Britten
XXIII. Bernstein