Choral   Instrumental Solos   Jazz   Orchestra   Solo/Soli   Song Cycles   Wind Ensemble   Select Books

Photo by Louis Ouzer

Chamber

 

Canon for Tuba and Hand Drum

Carl Fischer LLC-rental

03:40

tu, hand drum

1971

for Harvey Phillips in memory of William Bell

Capriccio

 

 

Eastman Quartet

New World CRI NWCRL 433

Carl Fischer LLC-rental

15:00

vn, va, vc, pf

1971

for Eastman School of Music 50th Anniversary Celebration

Dos Antiphonos Lindas

E. B. Marks

8:00

S, Mez, va

1985

for Linda Seka

Dream Net, The – Slow

 

 

Dream Net, The – Quick

 

 

Dream Net, The – Flexing

 

 

Fred Hemke with Kronos Quartet

New World CRI NWCRL 433

Theodore Presser Company-sales

17:30 (18:10)

as, 2 vns, va, vc

1974/78

for Frederick Hemke, Saxophonist

Invocation and Dance

E. B. Marks

04:30

ss, as, handclappers

1960

for Sigurd Rascher

Largo Tah

Theodore Presser Company-sales

12:40

btrb, mar

1978

for Thomas Everett and the Society for Commissioning New Music

Marche: Encore for Woodwind Quintet

G. Schirmer

01:35

fl, ob, cl, hn, bsn

1947

Quintet for Oboe or Soprano Sax, Two Violins, Viola and Cello

E. B. Marks

18:00

ob, 2 vns, va, vc; ss, 2 vns, va, vc

1957

for Don Wells

Red Lion, The (a.k.a Memoire)

E. B. Marks

17:00

vb, pf (jazz)

1988

for National Endowment for the Arts for “Pendulum”

Rondino for Eight Hand Clappers

 

 

E. B. Marks

Kollective, University of Kentucky Alumni Percussion Ensemble, James Campbell, director

02:15

8 hand clappers

1963

Steps – Chase

 

 

Steps – Doodah

 

 

Steps – Float

 

 

Steps – Shuffle

 

 

The Chestnut Brass Company

Distant Dancing

Theodore Presser Company-sales

17:00

brass qnt [2 tpts, hn, trb, tba]

1989

for the Nashville Brass Qnt., New Mexico Brass Qnt., and Chestnut Brass Co.

String Quartet No 1 – Slowly-Searching

 

 

String Quartet No 1 – Slowly-Finding

 

 

String Quartet No 1 – Fast-Wild

 

 

Chester Quartet

New World CRI NWCRL 433

Carl Fischer LLC-rental

16:50

stg qrt [2 vns, va, vc]

1969

Thorgard’s Song

E. B. Marks

07:30

hn, 4 perc [cr, ch, glock, vib, plus opt doubling on pf, hp, synth, or add. mallet perc.]

1982

for John C. Gardner

Three Pieces for Percussion Quartet – Allegretto

 

 

Three Pieces for Percussion Quartet – Scherzino

 

 

Three Pieces for Percussion Quartet – Fughetta alla Siciliana

 

 

Kollective, University of Kentucky Alumni Percussion Ensemble, James Campbell, director

G. Schirmer (Hal Leonard distributor)

01:10

4 perc [2 tri, 2 sm sd, wb, lg sd, castnts, 2 toms, 2 sc, bd, mlk btle, tamb, fd, gng]

1958

Trio for Percussion – Allegro non tanto

 

 

Trio for Percussion – Grazioso

 

 

Trio for Percussion – Poco allegretto-passacaglia

 

 

Trio for Percussion – Allegro vigoroso

 

 

Kollective, University of Kentucky Alumni Percussion Ensemble, James Campbell, director

Colla Voce Music, Inc.

12:40

3 perc [3 tom, 2 tri, wb, sc, maracas, sm gong, bd]

1957

for Terry Hulick

Streams

E. B. Marks

6:00

7 percussion [vb, ma, be, slide whistle, tri, tamb, sleigh bells, lg. tam, timpani, 6 sc]

1964

for Earle Birney

Variations on a Handmade Theme

 

 

Georgia State University Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Dr. Robert J. Ambrose, director

E. B. Marks

01:10

8 hand clappers

1955

Wind Rose

Carl Fischer LLC-rental

07:00 (09:35)

sax qrtet: sop, alto, ten, and bari saxes

1966

for Frederick Hemke and the Northwestern University Sax Quartet

 “The Dream Net for alto saxophone and string quartet (Kronos) … is certainly a technical tour de force. It has moments of incisive as well as ethereal effects.”

 

    - The Saxophone Symposium

 “These chamber works by one of America’s most interesting composers display a pyrotechnical talent." (String Quartet #1, Capriccio, The Dream Net)

 

   - Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

 

Warren Benson

Content provided and managed by

Hampton Consulting & Film © 2011