Monday, December 30, 1996

Mice Suite No. 2, op. 53


Op. 53 MICE SUITE NO. 2
(December 30, 1996; New Music, 1996)
Seven Vocables for Soprano, English Horn, Clarinet, and Harp
Seven Vocables for Five Singers (SATBarB),
English Horn, Clarinet, and Harp (1997; New Music, 1997)
I. Breathsong
II. Tartsong I
III. Tartsong II
IV. Dancesong
V. Deathsong I
VI. Deathsong II
VII. Hartsong

Performances:

July 10, 1996
Deborah Kavasch, Ernest Bloch Music Festival, Newport, OR


October 1996
National Association of Composers, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA

March 1, 1997
NEW MUSIC Ensemble
College Music Society, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

April 20, 2007
Marilyn Pratt and Suzanna Mizell, Sopranos; Carl Koryat, Baritone
San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

February 16, 2008
Suzanna Mizell, Soprano; Mark Alburger, Electronics / Keyboard
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: The White Horse
Goat Hall Productions / San Francisco Cabaret Opea
St. Gregory of Nyssa, San Francisco, CA


Recording:


DEATHSONGS
(Complete Works, Volume 14)


MICE SUITE NO. 2
Instrumental Version
I. Breathsong







II. Tartsong I







III. Tartsong II







IV. Dancesong







V. Deathsong I







VI. Deathsong II







VII. Hartsong






Monday, January 1, 1996

Abraham and Isaac, Op. 52


Op. 52 ABRAHAM AND ISAAC (January 1, 1996)
I. The Call









II. The Separation









III. The Rescue
IV. The Covenant / V. The Slave Girl
VI. The Circumcision
VII. The Plea (Lottery)
VIII. The Destruction (Lotsa Luck / Parking Lot's Wife / Lotherio)
IX. The Deception
X. The Birth / The Banishment
XI. The Sacrifice (XII. The Burial / XIII. The Wife / XIV. The Death)

Recording:

DEATHSONGS
(Complete Works, Volume 14)