Works

1'

Accordion

2020

What Dwells Inside a Breath

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

9'

Piano

2020

Waltzes und Ländler

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

1'30"

Flute d'amour and Trumpet in B flat

2020

D'amore

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

7'

Piano

2020

Four Quarantine Études

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

10'

Piano

2020

Pianissimo (musica minima #19-21)

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

10' / 12'

String Orchestra

2019

Incipit Lamentatio Gallinarum in Vinculis

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

25"

Violin and Harp

2019

G Minor, E Major

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

3'00"

Flute, Trumpet and Contrabass

2019

As Above, so Below

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.

15'/15'30"

Voice and Piano

2019

The Things I Can Eat (as a Vegan)

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

10'30" / 11'00"

Choir SSAATTBB

2019

A.M.E.N.

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

"30

Harp

2019

Steps

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

3'00"

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.

2019

M. Mussorgsky's “The Seamstress”

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

15'00"

Piano (prepared)

2019

Toccata Attutita

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

6'30" / 7'00"

4 free instruments

2019

Aequale Sonatina

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

4'00" / 4'50"

Piano (prepared)

2019

Berceuse in 20 Measures

A small minimalistic piece about obsession, repetition and grief.

5'30"

Male Chanter - Choir TTBB - Harp

2019

How Are the Mighty Fallen!

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

3'00"

Free instrumentation

2019

Suspirium Mundi

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

4'50"

The Heiligenstadt Testament

2019

The Heiligenstadt Testament

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

4'15"

String Orchestra​

2019

A Study on Persistence

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

2'00" / 3'00"

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

2019

Fanfare

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

5'00"

String Orchestra (min 3.3.2.2.1) - Hp. ad lib

2019

L’Âme en Paix

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

6'30"

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

2019

To Every Thing There Is a Season

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.

13'00"

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.

2018

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

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

6'20"

String Quartet

2018

Tanzt!

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

4'00"

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

2018

BWV 906

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

6'20"

String Quartet

2018

Tanzt!

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

9'30"

Piano solo

2016

musica minima

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

©2019 by Stefano Paparozzi.