Vocal (Chamber)

SEE ALSO OPERA – VOICE(S) and Ensemble/Orchestra

THE WIND (2018)
For Six Voices + provisional Zilies 
Instrumentation: Alto 1, Alto 2, Tenor 1, Tenor 2, Baritone and Bass + provisional Zilies (2 pairs of finger cymbals tuned to B-Bb)
Poetry by Ivor Gurney     Score sample
Dur. c. 4’20” min.

Σφίγξ Αντιστρόφως
Commissioned by Musik der Jahrhuderte for the Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart
Instrumentation: For Six Solo Singers and Handheld Musical Instruments
(2 Sopr.,1 Mezzo, 1 Tenor, 1 Baritone, 1 Bass)
Multi-lingual text [English,French,German,Greek]
based on writings by various authors and other artists including Oscar Wilde, Cavafis, Mirivilis, Mozart, Goethe – compiled by the composer
Dur. c. 14 min.
World premiere: 13 May 2016, Onassis Cultural Centre, Diplarios School, Athens, Greece. Performers: Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart

CIEL (2012)
Instrumentation: Low Female Voice and Bassoon
Poetry by Paul Verlaine
Dur. c. 3 min.

DE L’ ÂME (2010-11)
Instrumentation: SATB A Capella Choir in eight parts
Dur. c. 5 min.
*2nd Prize in the 1st Jean Sibelius Composition Competition Winners’ Concert
World premiere: 14 November 2015, Verkatehdas, Hämeenlinna, Finland. Performers: EMO Ensemble
Score sample    Audio Sample

ICARUS (2005)
Instrumentation: Monody for Male Voice in Greek – Text by the composer
Dur. c. 5 min.
World premiere: 29 June 2005,Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, U.K. Performer: Edmund Connolly (baritone)  Score sample

Instrumentation: for Voice(s) and Piano
i. The Knight in Prison (William Morris) for Soprano and Piano 
ii.A Foreign Ruler (Walter Savage Landor) for Counter-tenor and Piano
iii. The Bridegroom  (Rudyard Kipling) for Baritone and Piano
iv. The Song of Soldiers (Walter de la Mare) for Soprano and Piano
Total duration: c. 13 min.
World premiere: 29 June 2005, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, U.K.   Score sample

LE WEEKEND! (2004)
Theatrical Work for any voice
Dur. 6-7 min.

SATB Choir A capella. Poetry by Anthony Thwaite
Dur. c. 7 min.