Compositions & Arrangements

LIST OF COMPOSITIONS
All are registered and available through The Norwegian National Library:
NB noter/Musikk/Nasjonalbiblioteket www.nb.no/noter/katalog
Several are for sale through  http://www.sheetmusicplus.com
Compositions marked * are vocal

    • * FIVE KAVAFIS POEMS (four versions)
      a. SATB choir a cappella in the original GREEK language:
      Urfr.: 4.11.2007
      b. SATB choir a cappella in ENGLISH translation
      c. SATB choir with string orchestra (or piano) acc., in the original GREEK language.
      Framf. 20.9.2009, 21.3.2010, 15.5.2010, 18.5.2010, 14.4.2012, 24,6,2012,26,6,2012, 9.11.2012, 2.6.2013, 25.6.2014, 27.6.2014, 22.6.2016, 23.6.2016, 24,6,2016, 1.04.2017, 18.6.2018, 19.6.2018, 14.9.2018 for SATB choir with string orchestra (or piano) acc.,
      In ENGLISH translation http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423832
    • * MEN VI LEVER– a secular cantata based on seven poems by the Norwegian poet Rolf Jacobsen, for solo voice, solo viola, SATB choir, SAB chamber choir, string orchestra and one percussionist. Nine movements.
      Urfr.:18.5.2009, framf.: 20.5.2009, 21.3.2010 
      * BUT WE LIVE 
      – the same cantata as described above, in authorized English translation.
      https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20697398
    • * BREV (Letters) – a commissioned suite of seven movements based on themes and texts given by “kulturskole” pupils for all the available instruments at the Municipal Music School in Nesodden, Norway. For choir, strings, flutes, clarinets, horns, trombones, trumpets, gitars, bass, and percussion instruments. Seven movements. http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423827
      Urfr. 23.4.2009
    • * ALTERNATIVE MASS – a six-movement composition following the structure of a proper mass, but with either short fragments of the assigned text, or alternative bible text. http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20424769
      Urfr. 4.9.2011
      As an introduction, a trombone quartet presents the musical material in one movement, which may also be performed independently, as a TROMBONE-MASS.
      Urfr.: 21.3.2010
      The same introduction is available also for saxophone quartet and may also be performed independently as a SAXOPHONE MASS.
      https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20697399
      Urfr.: 4.9.2011
    • * SALVE REGINA – for SATB choir a cappella
      /for SATB choir and organ
      https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20691081
    • LITEN SUITE FOR FIRE CELLI (Short suite for four celli) – Three movements
    • * AFRODITA – A Song-Cycle for Mezzo-soprano soloist and Women’s Vocal Ensemble / Choir, a cappella, on poetry by SAPPHO. 3 movements.
      1. mov. urfr.: 31.3.2009 framf.:4.9.2010, 10.10.2011, 26.1.2017
    • * PARVULUS NOBIS NASCITUR – a suite based on six old Christmas songs, presented as en entity for SATB choir and strings (or organ acc.).
      Urfr.:21.11.2009, framf. 18.12.2009, 16.12.2010, 17.12.2010, 19.12.2010, 20.12.2011, 4.12. 2016, 16.12. 2016, 18.12. 2016
    • * DE FIRE ELEMENTENE (The Four Elements – fire, water, air, earth) a suite of four movements for all the available instruments at the Municipal Culture/Music School in Nesodden, Norway, commissioned and performed by them.
      Urfr.: 11.4.2010 
    • FANFARE FOR TANGENTEN- A commissioned fanfare written for the official inauguration of the new Administrative Municipal building in Nesodden, bearing the same name.
      Urfr. 24.3.2012, framf. 25.3.2012
    • * THESSALONIKI, A CROSSROAD FOR NATIONS AND CIVILIZATIONS FOR 24 CENTURIES
      A cantata for a singer, choir, strings and one percussionist written for the Celebration of the Centenary of the liberation from the Ottoman empire of Thessaloniki, Greece.
      Urfr. 22.9.2012, framf. 23.9.2012, framf. 29.4.2013 I Thessaloniki, Hellas
    • * STJERNESTØV A commissioned cantata for SATB choir written for the inauguration of the new building of Steinerskolen I Moss.
      urfr. 26.09.2013
    • * THE PROPHET a Cantata for soprano (mezzo-soprano) and barytone soloists, SATB choir and Symphony Orchestra
      Vocal score of the above https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689399
    •  * FRA IBSEN TIL GRIEG for SATB choir a cappella
    • * EGEERHAVET Song-cycle for SATB choir and piano on five poems by Norwegian poet Andrè Bjerke.
      urfr. 1. 03. 2015, fram.: 15.03.2015, 1.04. 2017
    • GREEK SUITE FOR STRINGS for string orchestra http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422768
      urfr. 15.03.2015, fram. Bari, Italia, 8.3.2016
      GREEK SUITE FOR KLAVER Den samme suiten som ovenfor bearbeidet for solo klaver http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422766
    • A PLEA for violoncello and piano http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422801 OR for viola and piano http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422769
    • * THREE TEXTS BY GEORGE ELIOT for SATB choir and Strings: http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423625
      Count that day Lost
      Sweet endings
      It is Never Too Late
    • * THREE POEMS BY EMILY DICKINSON for SATB choir a cappella:
      I’m Nobody
      Compensation
      Hope
      https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689405
    • AIR for solo flute http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422763
    • SALVE REGINA for flute Quartet http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20422762
    • A VOYAGE INVITATION for piano and strings:http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423628
      urfr.: 02.07.2017, Lisboa, Portugal 
    • FIVE SKETCHES for winds and piano (for oboe, clarinet, horn. Bassoon and piano) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20429293
    • A DUOLOGUE ON G For 2 violoncellos or: one viola and one violoncello https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689406
      urfr. 25 November 2017, Osmose Intermezzo concert, Bruxelles, Belgium
    • NOLI ME TANGERE
      1. For cor anglais, violin, viola and violoncello
      2. Concerto for Mandolin and Strings
    • A DOUBLE BASS FOLLY, A Short Concerto fro Double Bass and Orchestra https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689400
    • TRIO for violin, alto saxophone and piano https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20700637
      TRIO for violin, B clarinet and piano (same as above, adjusted for cl. B) https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20701755
    • * MEGALINI: The well-known musical form of a MAGNIFICAT in the original, Greek language. https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20721630
    • * ON HUMAN RIGHTS (1), for SATB choir and piano, written for The UN celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In English, six international famous quotations on the subject of Human Rights, marked in the score.
      Duration 6. min. https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20741053
    • * ON HUMAN RIGHTS (2) for SATB choir, Strings and one percussionist: The vocal part is identical with the one mentioned above but extended with instrumental parts. Duration 10 min.
    • A FANTASY OVER PENDOZALI, for 4 hands, one piano inspired by PENDOZALI (ελλ.:ΠΕΝΤΟΖΑΛΙ), the folk dance from Crete, Greece: ca 3 min. http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20793777

A VOYAGE INVITATION: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmCPf821xc8

Noen (MEN VI LEVER): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4T3bvNASXLU

Drømmehavet (MEN VI LEVER): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqXMs4CDdCg

Ferskvann (MEN VI LEVER): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbKcJGc60XE

Hyss (MEN VI LEVER): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIUUIzSqJPQ

Hymn to Afroditi (AFRODITA): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DhIeDPQMBM

Dine tanker (MEN VI LEVER): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s48J6hIjTQQ


MISC. CHOIR ARRANGEMENTS

G. Fr. HANDEL: Dixit Dominus 

(transposition down a minor third with a few necessary adjustments in the violin part of the first movement) https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689402

For SATB choir a cappella 

MICHAEL PRAETORIUS: Five Dances from TERPSICHORE http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423617
JEAN PHILIPPE RAMEAU: Tambourine http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423620
MARC ANTOINE CHARPENTIER: Intro Te Deum http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423621
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Largo from cembalo concerto BW 1056
JOHANN PACHELBEL:
Vocal Canon in in G (original D) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423614

CHRISTMAS SONGS 
Gaudete (from PIAE CANTIONES) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20424670
God Rest You Merry Gentlemen (SATB choir a cappella, also for strings and piano) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20424671
Le triste ètat de cette pauvre ètable (SATB choir, strings/orgel) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20424672
Å skjønnest rose på vår jord (SATB choir, childrens choir, strings)
Mitt hjerte alltid vanker (SATB choir a cappella)
Angels from the Realms of Glory, (SATB choir a cappella, also with strings)
Amazing grace
(SA /SATB for strings and piano) http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20424673
Mary’s Boy Child (for SSA, 3 flutes and guitar)
HANDEL: Joy to the World (3 trombones and one tuba)
https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689408
PRAETORIUS: Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (3 trombones and one tuba)
https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20689407

SECULAR SONGS
JEAN PAUL MARTINI: Plaisir d’amour (SATB choir, strings)
ANON.: Bread and Roses (SATB choir a cappella)
EARL ROBINSON: Joe Hill (SATB choir a cappella)
GUNNAR NYBORG JENSEN: Se min kjole (SSAA choir/ vocal ensemble, a cappella)

NORWEGIAN SONGS

For SATB choir a cappella
HALVTAN SIVERTSEN: Frihet
PAULINE HALL: Jag är ett träd, Let Us Cheer the Weary Traveler
AGATHE BACKER GRØNDAL: Fangens aftensang

FOR BARNEKOR /SA /SSA
Gje meg handa di, venn
Kom mai, du skjønne milde (Mozart)
Morning has broken
Slipp mine fløyter fri
Uti vår hage
Et knippe Norske folkesanger (siote av ti sanger til klaver akk.) 

JULESANGER

Det lyser i stille grender
When you widh upon a star   

 ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΤΡΑΓΟΥΔΙΑ/ GREEK SONGS

 ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΝΗ ΜΟΥΣΙΚΗ 
Για
a cappella χορ. SATB
Ποταμός Ροθίων, PAP.OXY 1786
Θρήνος της Αλώσεως
Απολυτικιον Αγ. Δημητρίου
ΡΩΜΑΝΟΣ Ο ΜΕΛΩΔΟΣ:
Η Παρθένος σήμερον
 BYZANTINE MUSIC  
For
a cappella SATB choir
PAP.OXY. 1786, Potamos rothion
Thrinos tis Aloseos (Lament)
St. Dimitrios Apolytikion
ROMANOS O MELODOS:
I Parthenos simeron (The Virgin Today)http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423612
 Μ Ι Κ Η Θ Ε Ο Δ Ω Ρ Α Κ Η 
Για χορωδία SATB
a cap.
Αντώνης
Ο Ήλιος και ο χρόνος
Τα κελλιά
Τάνια
Το σφαγείο
από τα ΛΙΑΝΟΤΡΑΓΟΥΔΑ
ΤΗΣ ΠΙΚΡΗΣ ΠΑΤΡΙΔΑΣ
Αναβάφτιση
Κουβέντα μ’ ένα λουλούδι
Καρτέρεμα
Λαός
Μνημόσυνο
Αυγή
Τη Ρωμιοσύνη μην την κλαίς
Για χορωδία και πιάνο
Απαγωγή
Μυρτιά
 M I K I S  T H E O D O R A K I S 
For a cappella SATB choir

Antonis
O Ilios ke o hronos (the Sun and Time)
Ta kelia (The Cells)
Tania
To sfagio (The Slaughter House)
from LITTLE SONGS OF THE BITTER
HOMELAND
Anavaftisi (Re-baptizing)
Kouvenda me ena louloudi (Chat With A Flower)
Karterema (Expectation)
Laos (the People)
Mnimosino (Memorial)
Avgi (Dawn)
Ti Romiosini min tin kles (Weep Not for Greek-ness) 

For SATB choir and piano
Apagogi ( The Kidnapping)
Myrtia (Myrt)
Μ Α Ν Ο Υ  Χ Α Τ Ζ Η Δ Α Κ Ι 
Για χορ. SATB 
a cappella 
Κάπου υπάρχει η αγάπη μου
Πάμε μια βόλτα στο φεγγάρι
Τώρα που πας στην ξενιτειά
Για χορωδία SATB, και πιάνο
Μανούλα μου
το φεγγάρι είναι κόκκινο
Χάρτινο το φεγγαράκι
 
Για χορ.
SΑΤΒ και έγχορδα
Είμαι αητός χωρίς φτερά
Θάλασσα πλατιά
Όνειρο παιδιών της γειτονιάς
Τα παιδία του Πειραιά
Το πέλαγο είναι βαθύ
Για έγχορδα
Το χαμόγελο της Τζοκόντας
 M A N O S  H A T Z I D A K I S
For a cappella SATB choir
Kapo iparhi I agapi mou (My Love Exists Somewhere)
Pame mi avolta sto fengari (… A Walk On The Moon)
Tora pou pas stin xenitia (…You Are Leaving…) 

For SATB choir and piano
Manoula mou (My Sweet Mother)
To fengari ine kokono (The Moon is Red)
Hartino to fengaraki (Paper Moon)
For SATB choir and Strings
Ime aitos horis ftera (I Am an Eagle Without Wings)
Thalasa pltia (Wide Sea)
Oniro pedion tis gitonias (Childrens Dream)
Ta pedia tou Pirea (Pireus’ Children)
To pelago ine vathi (The Sea is Deep) 

For Strings
To hamogelo tis Giokondas (Giokondas Smile)
 Α Π Ο Σ Τ.  Κ Α Λ Δ Α Ρ Α
(Μικρά Ασία)
 
Για χορ.
SATB, έγχ. και π. 
Μες του Βοσπόρου τα στενά
Δυό παλληκάρια απ’ τ’ Αϊβαλί
Προσφυγιά
Η Σμύρνη
Γιορτή Ζεϊμπέκηδων
Πέτρα πέτρα χτίσαμε
Τι να θυμηθώ…
Ο Μαρμαρωμένος βασιλιάς
Για σολο τραγούδι και έγχ.
Οι καμπάνες της Αγιά Σοφιάς
Το σπίτι μου το πατρικό
 A P O S T O L O S  K A L D A R A S 
(Mikra Asia – Asia Minor) 

For SATB choir, Strings and Piano
Mes tou Vosporou ta stena (I Vosporos’ Straits)
Dio palikaria ap t’Aivali (Two Lads from Aivali)
Prosfijia (Immigration)
I Smirni (Smyrna)
Giorti Zeibekidon (Zeibeker Fiest)
Petra Petra htisame (Stone Upon Stone We Built)
Ti na thimitho (What Shall I Remember…)
O Marmaromenos Vasilias (The Petrified King) 

For Solo Voice and Strings
I kambanes tils Agia Sofias (The Bells of Agia Sofia)
To spiti mou to patriko (My father’s House)
 Μ Α Ν Ο Υ Λ Ο Ϊ Ζ Ο Υ 
Για χορ., έγχορδα και πιάνο

Καλημέρα Ήλιε 
Για A cappella χορ. SATB
Ο Δρόμος
 M A N O S  L O I Z O S 
For SATB choir, Strings and Piano
Kalimera ilie (Good Morning, Sun)
For a cappella SATB choir
O Dromos (The Street)
 Δ Η Μ Ω Δ Η
Για
a cappella χορ. SATB 
Ελληνική σουίτα (7 τραγ.)
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Σουίτα από κάλαντα (9 τραγ.)
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Ελληνο/Νορβηγικό Κοντλιμπέ
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Άρχοντες αγροικήσατε
Τζιβαέρι μου
Έχε γειά
γιαλό, γιαλό
Γιάννη μου το μαντήλι σου…
Καλαματιανός
Καραγκούνα
Κάτω στου Βάλτου
Λιανοχτρατρούδια
Παιδιά σαν θέλτε λεβεντιά
Στο ‘πα και στο ξαναλέω
Θαλασσάκι μου

Ο Διγενής (σολο τραγ. και πιάνο)
 FOLK-SONGS
For a cappella SATB choir 
Greek Suite (7 Songs from Macedonia, N. Greece)
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Suite of Kalanda (9 Christmas Songs)
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Greek-Norwegian Quodlibet
http://NORSK MUSIKFORLAG
Arhondes agrikisate (Gentry, Listen!)
Djivaeri mou (My Jewel)
Ehe gia (Farewell)
Gialo, gialo (Along The Shore)
Gianni mou … (Dear Gianni, …)
Kalamatianos (from Kalamata)
Karagouna (Karagouna)
Kato stou Valtou (Down by Valtos)
Lianohortaroudia (Small Grass)
Pedia san thelte (If You Want…)
sto pa ke sto xananleo (I Told You Again and Again)
Thalasaki mou (My Sweet Little Sea)
http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/20423610
O Digenis (O Digenis)
 Φ Ρ Α Ν Κ Ο  Κ Ο Ρ Λ Ι Α Ν Ο
Άντρα μου πάει
 F R A N C O  C O R L I A N O
Andra mo pai (My Husband Is Gone)