Works

Three Pieces for Cello Solo

2020

Solo Cello

10'

Three very slow, mystic pieces.

Three Studies for String Orchestra

2020

String Orchestra

9'

Three short minimal movement for strings.

Meditation Music (4 Violas version)

2020

4 Violas

13'

Four slow and meditative piece. Also in String Orchestra version.

Meditation Music (String Orchestra version)

2020

String Orchestra

13,

Four slow and meditative pieces. Also in Four Violas version.

The Bald Man and the She-Bears

2020

SSA Choir - Bass solo - Baroque Orchestra

6'

Sort of a parody of a Baroque cantata, this is the first part of a project about some disturbing chapters of the Bible.

Der Panther

2020

Voice + Strings + Perc.

5'30"

Another piece for my work-in-progress project "Other Animals. A Vegan Cantata". Here is a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke, about a panther caged in a zoo

What Dwells Inside a Breath

2020

Accordion

1'

An aphorism written for the call for scores by the accordionist Martina Jembrišak.

Waltzes und Ländler

2020

Piano

9'

A set of four dances, very elementary in thei harmonic structure, as much as complex in theur rhythmic deformations.

A Chord Chart

2020

Guitar solo

4'30"

Another piece written for the Red Note Ensemble, for their first cycle of online concerts post-pandemic.

D'amore

2020

Flute d'amour and Trumpet in B flat

1'30"

A hort piece for Ginevra Petrucci's Flauto d'amore project, and her album "creativity quarantine" (https://flautodamoreproject.bandcamp.com/album/creativity-quarantine)

Four Quarantine Études

2020

Piano

7'

Another set of pieces written during the almost-global lock down: four more or less challenging études for your quarantine practice days.

Pianissimo (musica minima #19-21)

2020

Piano

10'

My first (and not last) work since the COVID-19 quarantine started here in Italy, a minimalist piece to get over this weird times.

Incipit Lamentatio Gallinarum in Vinculis

2019

String Orchestra

10' / 12'

An antispecist work, depicting the living conditions of chickens in intensive farming.

G Minor, E Major

2019

Violin and Harp

25"

An aphorism written for Philippa Mo and Olivia Jageurs (15secondharp.com).

As Above, so Below

2019

Flute, Trumpet and Contrabass

3'00"

A piece written for Red Note Ensemble, where Flute and Contrabass act like a single instrument, defining the space in which the Trumpet tries to move, attempting an interaction with that world.

The Things I Can Eat (as a Vegan)

2019

Voice and Piano

15'/15'30"

A list of plants' scientific names, set on experimental-minimal-symbolic music.

A.M.E.N.

2019

Choir SSAATTBB

10'30" / 11'00"

A setting of the tiniest religious formula – the word “amen” – shattered into its smaller parts, and purged of its liturgical significance.

Steps

2019

Harp

"30

An aphorism written for Olivia Jageurs' project 15secondharp.com.

M. Mussorgsky's “The Seamstress”

2019

ott. - 2 fl. - 2 ob. - 2 cl. in sib - 2 fag. - 2 cor. - 2 tb. - tne. - timp. - tamb. mil. - pt. - w.b. - glock. - ar. - vn. I e II - vle. - vc. - cb.

3'00"

An arrangement of a piece by Modest Mussorgsky, made as a challenge for orchestrationonline.com

Toccata Attutita

2019

Piano (prepared)

15'00"

A piece for dampened piano about repetition and obsession, challenging both the player and the listeners.

Aequale Sonatina

2019

4 free instruments

6'30" / 7'00"

A sonatina in three movements for four identical instruments, with freedom of choosing them (as long as they can read a treble score).

Berceuse in 20 Measures

2019

Piano (prepared)

4'00" / 4'50"

A small minimalistic piece about obsession, repetition and grief.

How Are the Mighty Fallen!

2019

Male Chanter - Choir TTBB - Harp

5'30"

A set of the complaint of David on the death of Saul and Jonathan.

Suspirium Mundi

2019

Free instrumentation

3'00"

A piece totally free in instrumentation, althought it gives the best results with more instruments.

The Heiligenstadt Testament

2019

The Heiligenstadt Testament

4'50"

A thought about Beethoven's Heiligenstadt Testament, the (supposedly) suicide note he never sent to his brothers.

A Study on Persistence

2019

String Orchestra​

4'15"

A though piece for String Orchestra, that gives the players a wide freedom about techniques, but requires preseverance and concentration.

Fanfare

2019

4 (or 4x) Brass ad lib. - Perc. ad lib.

2'00" / 3'00"

A solemn fanfare for four (or a multiple of four) Brass, with optional Percussions.

L’Âme en Paix

2019

String Orchestra (min 3.3.2.2.1) - Hp. ad lib

5'00"

A response to François Couperin's piece for harpsichord L'âme en peine.

To Every Thing There Is a Season

2019

4 Brass/Ww. ad lib. - opt. perc. ad lib. - SATB Choir – org.

6'30"

Text is from Ecclesiastes (Qoelet), a book in Bible about depression and the search of the meaning of life. It requires a SATB  choir and an organ, plus optional four (or a multiple of four) Brass and/or Woodwinds, and optional low Percussions.

J. S. Bach's Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor BWV 582

2018

ott. - fl. - ob. - cl. in sib - cl. b. in sib - sax alto - fag. - cor. - tb. - tne. - ar. - pno. - timp. - fru. - tamb. mil. - pt. - tam.llo - xil. - chit. - 4 vn. - 2 ve. - 2 vc. - cb.

13'00"

An arrangement for large ensemble of the well-known Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor by J. S. Bach.

Tanzt!

2018

String Quartet

6'20"

A dance movement for string quartet with irregular rhythms and modal harmonies.

BWV 906

2018

ott. - fl. - ob. - cl. in sib - sax alto - fag. - cor. - tb. - tne. - pno. - flex. (opt.) - 4 vn. - 2 ve. - 2 vc. - cb.

4'00"

An arrangement of the unfinished Fugue BWV 906 by J. S. Bach.

Tanzt!

2018

String Quartet

6'20"

A dance movement for string quartet with irregular rhythms and modal harmonies.

musica minima

2016

Piano solo

9'30"

A suite of four minimal piano pieces, in four different moods.

©2019 by Stefano Paparozzi.