ALPHABETICAL LIST OF WORKS 

Above All, Women: Four Images of Gustav Klimt (2016)
for string quartet

Adagio for Small Orchestra (1967) 5' ALH
1112/2000/str

Adoración Ambulante (1994) – Full Evening GS
A Mexican Folk Celebration
Tenor, Bass Soloists; SATB Chorus; SSAA Children's chorus
2(pic)222/4431/timp.4perc.hp/str/mariachi band; percussion ensemble; church bells; conch shells; and singing audience

Agnus Dei for Mozart’s Mass in C-Minor, K.427 (2006) – 8’ GS 
SSTB Soloists, SSAATTBB Chorus
1020/2230/timp/org/str[perc][Handbells]

Alle(...)luia — Variations (1987) 7' ALH
for organ and chimes

Apache Wedding Blessing (2006) 5’ GS
for voice and guitar

Arabesque by Robert Schumann (arr. RXR, 2010) 6’ ALH
for 2 guitars

As: A Surfeit of Similes (2014) 8’ ALH
Text by Norton Juster
for SATB chorus and solo piano

Aspen Sketches (1992) 12' ALH
for piano
1. Quest, 2. Vista, 3. Fireside, 4. Hot Buttered Rumba

Bachanale, Concertino for Orchestra (1999) – 20’ GS
2+pic.2+ca.2+bcl.2+cbn/4331/timp.3perc/2kbd/hp/str

Bachanale (1999) 10’ GS
for two pianos

Canción de los niños (2007) – 10’ GS
SA Chorus; 0000/0200/timp.1perc/str

Canto (1973) 10' ALH
Soprano, Tenor; 2222/2000/timp/pf/str
 
Canto (1982) 10' ALH
(It/Fr) Dante and anonymous French
for soprano, tenor, and ensemble
S, T; fl.cl/perc/pf/vn.vc

Capriccio on the Departure of a Beloved Brother by J.S. Bach (arr. RXR, 1976) 12’ ALH
for 2, 3 or 4 guitars

Caprichos (2012)  20’  ALH
for piano solo

Chronies — 4 Pieces (1981) 6' ALH
for bass clarinet and percussion
Materials 50482146 for sale.

Cinco Poemas de García Lorca (1975) 7' ALH
(Sp) Federico García Lorca
for mezzo-soprano, tenor, and piano
1. Claro de Reloj, 2. Murió al Amanecer, 3. Es verdad, 4. La Calle de los Mudos, 5. Variación

A Colorful Symphony (1987) 20' GS
Text from ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ by Norton Juster.
Narrator; 3(pic)222/4331/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str
Full score 50482673 for sale.

Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda by Claudio Monteverdi (arr. RXR, 1973) 20' ALH
Soprano, Tenor, Baritone; hp.hpd/str

Concert Suite from Frida (1993) 30' GS
(En/Sp) Hilary Blecher and Migdalia Cruz
for mezzo-soprano and ensemble or piano
Mz; cl(asx)/tpt(flugel)/perc/acn.pf/vn
or Mz; cl(asx)/tpt(flugel).tbn/perc/acn.pf.gtr/vn.va.vc.db
or Mz; pf

Concerto III for Piano and Orchestra  (1974) 20' ALH
Piano; 2222/2210/timp/str

Concert Suite from ‘L’Incoronazione di Poppea’ by Claudio Monteverdi (arr. RXR, 1972) 20' ALH
Soprano, Tenor; 0200/0200/hp.hpd/str

Concert Suite from ‘L’Orfeo’ by Claudio Monteverdi (arr. RXR, 1973) 20' ALH
SATB Chorus; 2200/0330/timp.perc/hp.hpd/str

Concert Suite from Suor Isabella (1983) 16' GS
(En) Daniel Dibbern
for soprano and ensemble
S; fl(pic).cl(bcl)/tpt.btbn/perc/hp.pf/vc

Con Flor y Canto from Adoración Ambulante (1994) – 17’ GS
Tenor, Bass Soloists; SATB Chorus; SSAA Children’s chorus
2+pic.222/4431/timp.4perc/hp/str
Piano/vocal score 50483487 for sale.

La Curandera (2006) - 1 Hour GS
Opera in 1 Act.  Libretto (En/Sp) by Mary Medrick
Cast:  S, Mz, Con, T, Bar, B
cl(asx), tpt, btbn, perc, pf, acn, vn, vc

Decem Perfectum (2002) 18’ GS
Concertino for Woodwind Quintet, Brass Quintet and Wind Ensemble
4(pic)3(eh)4(bcl)3(cb)/4sax/4431/timp.3perc/stbass

De Rerum Natura (2013) 27’ ALH
for orchestra
2(pic).1+ca.2.2/4.2.2+btbn.0/timp.2perc/pf.hp/str

El día de los muertos (2006) 15' GS
8 percussionists

Le Diable Amoureux (1978) 55' ALH
Opera in 1 Act. Libretto (En) by the Composer and Frans Boerlage based on a story by Jacques Cazotte.
Cast: S, Mz, T, B-Bar; chorus
2(2pic)2(ca)2(bcl)2/2210/2perc/hp.cel/str

Dolorosa et Lacrimabilis Es, Virgo Maria (1980) 5' ALH
for mixed chorus, soprano, flute, and windchimes

The Dot and the Line (2005) 18’ GS
text by Norton Juster
Narrator; fl, cl, vn, vc, hp, perc, pf; opt slides and/or dancers
CD of visual images provided with rental materials

Ductia (1980, rev. 83) 5' ALH
for harp, harp duo, flute and harp, or other combinations

Estampie, Ballet for Small Orchestra (1981) 18' ALH
2(pic)2(ca)2(asx)2/2220/4perc/hp.pf/str
Score 50482147 for sale.

Estampie (1981) 18' ALH
for clarinet, cello, percussion, and piano
version for piano solo
See also Medieval Suite

Fanfare from Adoración Ambulante (1995) – 5’ GS
For four trumpets and four conch shells (or French horns)
See also Adoración Ambulante

Fanfare from Oktoechos (1984) 1.5' GS
for four spatially separated choirs of trumpets and
trombones
13tpt.13tbn
See also Oktoechos

Fanfarria Son-Risa (2014) 4’ ALH
Based on a Mexican folk song
3(pic)3(ca)3(bcl)3(cbn)/4331/timp.3perc/hp/str

Fantasia Lussuriosa (1989) 10' ALH
for piano

Favola Boccaccesca (1979) 20' ALH
3(pic)3(ca)4(bcl)3(cbn)/4331/timp.3perc/cel.hp/str

Favola Concertante (1975, rev. 77) 20' ALH
Ballet and Double Concerto
Violin, Cello; str

Favola Concertante (1977) 20' ALH
for piano trio

Favola I, Episode from Favola Concertante  (1977) 7' ALH
for cello

Favola II, Episodes from Favola Boccaccesca (1980) 12' ALH
for clarinet, cello, and piano

Five Etudes from Oktoechos (1983) 15' GS
1. for clarinet and bassoon, 2. for trumpet and trombone, 3. for piano solo, 4. for violin and percussion,
5. for cello solo

Flight (2002) – 23’ GS
Text by Sukey Smith, inspired bythe Wright Brothers’ letters and journals
Female narrator, 2+pic.1+ca.2.2(cbn)/4.3Ctpt.3.1/timp.3perc/pf.hp/str;
recorded sounds of airplane engines (CD provided with rental materials)

The Food of Love (2004) 12’ GS
text by William Shakespeare
for violin/actor and piano

Forbidden Fire (1998) – 22’ GS
Cantata for the Next Millennium
Bass-Baritone Soloist, SSAATTBB Chorus
2+pic.222/432+btbn.1/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str

For Piano I and II (1978) 10' ALH
for piano

Four Advent Chorale-Preludes by J. S. Bach (arr. RXR, 1978) 20' ALH
SATB Chorus; 2202/2200/timp/hpd/str

Four Poems from ‘Neue Gedichte’ (1971) 10' ALH
(Gr) Rainer Maria Rilke
for soprano or tenor and piano
1. Opfer, 2. Die Laute, 3. Das Karussell, 4. Der Schwan

Frammenti Musicali (1978) 5' ALH
for flute and piano
or for piano solo

Frida (1991, rev. 93) full eve GS
Opera in 2 Acts (En/Sp). Book by Hilary Blecher, Lyrics and Monologues by Migdalia Cruz.
Cast: Mz, Bar, S, A, T, B, 3 Calaveras (death figures - character voices), SATB chorus [opt]
cl(asx)/tpt(flugel)/perc/acn.pf/vn or cl(asx)/tpt(flugel).tbn/perc/acn.gtr.pf/vn.va.vc.db
Spanish translation by Josefina García available.

A Gathering of Angels (1989) 8' ALH
Bolero for Orchestra
3(3pic)3(ca)3(Ebcl)2/432+btbn.1/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str/handbell choir (12 players) ad lib

Gambits, Six Chess Pieces (2001) 10’ GS
for horn and piano

Hot Buttered Rumba (1996) – 5’ GS
2+pic.22+asx.2/432+btbn.1/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str

Hot Buttered Rumba(1996) – 5’ GS
for piano (See Aspen Sketches)

Improvisation Matrix (1978) open length ALH
for any instrument or combination of instruments
or for piano solo or multiple pianos

Invocation of Orpheus (1989) 12.5' ALH
Trumpet; hp/str

Invocation of Orpheus (1989) 12.5' ALH
for trumpet, harp, and string quartet
or for trumpet and piano

The Last Night of Don Juan (2000) full eve  ALH
Musical play.  Text adapted from Rostand and Zorilla by Murray Ross and the Composer.
Cast:  Actors, Vocal Soloists (SSATTB), Dancers, Puppeteers, SA Chorus
2+pic.2+ca.2+bcl.2+cbn/432+btbn.1/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str (solo vn)

Latin Celebration (Gaudeamus Igitur) (1999) – 3’ ALH
2+pic.22+bcl.4sax.2/4331+euph/timp.4perc/pf/db; SATB Chorus ad lib.

Lull-A-Bear from Ursa (1993) 5’ ALH
for cello (or bassoon) and piano

Lyric Variations (1970) 6' ALH
0100/2000/str

Las Mañanitas de los Niños (1999) – 5’ GS
2+pic.222/432+btbn.1/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str

Máscaras (1993) 18' GS
Cello; 2(pic)2(ca)2(Ebcl,bcl)2/2210/timp.2perc/
hp.pf/str

Medieval Suite (1983) 10' ALH
from the ballet Estampie
for horn, violin, and piano

Meta 4 (1994) 17' GS
Ballet
for string quartet

Meditation (1981) 6' ALH
for flute, clarinet, cello, and percussion

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2001) – 45’ ALH
Incidental music for the Shakespeare Play
Cast:  Actors, Vocal Soloists (SA), SA Chorus
cl(bcl), hn, tpt, perc, pf, acn, hp, 2vn, va, vc, db

Mirror Sonnets (1989) 5' ALH
(En) Fred Curchack
for one, two or three sopranos and guitar or piano

Monkey See, Monkey Do (1986) 35' GS
Opera for Children in 1 Act. Libretto (En/Sp) by Mary Medrick based on a Mexican folk tale.
Cast: 2 S, Mz, T, Bar, B
cl/tpt/perc/gtr.acn.pf/vn.vc
Spanish translation by Josefina García available.
Piano/vocal score 50482612 for sale.

Música, por un tiempo (2008) GS
Clarinet in B-flat, Violin, Cello, and Piano

Musical Dice Game (2005) – 15' GS
2 String Quartets, 2 String Orchestras

My Lady Carey’s Dompe (1985) 12' ALH
— Variations on an Elizabethan Melody
for piccolo trumpet in E-flat and A, descant horn,
and harpsichord or piano

Il Lamento di Tristano (1997) 12’ GS
for flute and guitar
Materials 5048493 for sale.

Les Niais Amoureux (1989) 15' GS
for clarinet and piano trio
Score and parts 50485072 for sale.

Oktoechos (1983) 18' GS
Concerto Grosso for Two Groups of Soloists and Orchestra
3(pic)3(ca)3(bcl)3(cbn)/4331/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str

The Old Majestic (1988) full eve ALH
Opera in 2 Acts. Libretto (En) by Mary Medrick .
Cast: 2 S, 2 Mz, T, Bar, B-Bar, B; off-stage chorus
1(pic).1+ca.1(sax)0/01.btbn.0/2perc/acn.pf.hp/str

Omaggio al Divino (2009)  7’  ALH
for two guitars
1.    Fantasia Antica, 2. Fantasia Nuova, 3. Le due Fantasie Insieme

Piñata (1991) 5' GS
2+pic.22.asx.2/4331/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str
Score 50482936 for sale.
See also Trilógica

Plaisir d’Amour (1982) 5' ALH
— after the song by Padre Martini
for flute, clarinet, and bassoon

Praline and Fudge (1979) 6' ALH
— Recitative and Aria in Baroque Style
(En) from cookbooks
for bass voice and piano
Piano/vocal score 50482145 for sale.

Praline and Fudge (1989) – 6’ ALH
Recitative and Aria in Baroque Style.  English text from cookbooks.
Contralto or Bass Solo, 0101/0000/hpd/str

Presences (1973) 5' ALH
(Fr) Peter Clothier, trans. by Lucile Golson
for soprano or tenor and piano

Quodlibet on Medieval Tunes (1978) 5' ALH
any number of players on any combination of
instruments

The Ransom Of Red Chief (1986) 55' GS
Opera in 1 Act. Libretto (En) by Daniel Dibbern, based on a short story by O. Henry.
Cast: Boy S, T, Bar, B-Bar; off-stage chorus
fl(pic).cl/tpt.btbn/perc/acn.bjo.pf/vn.vc

The Salutation Rag (1978) 5' ALH
3(pic)222/4331/timp.3perc/str

The Salutation Rag (1976, rev. 79) 5' ALH
for piano 4-hands

Scrooge (1994) – 19’ GS
Concert Scenes from A Christmas Carol
Bass-Baritone Soloist; SATB Chorus
2(pic).2(ca).2(Ebcl/bcl).2(cbn)/2220/timp.3perc/hp.pf(hpd)/str

Semi-Suite (1981) 10' ALH
Violin; 2222/2220/2perc/hp.pf/str

Semi-Suite (1980) 7' ALH
for piano, 4-hands

Semi-Suite (1981) 7' ALH
for violin and piano (plus clarinet and percussion ad lib)

Seven Deadly Sequences (1990) 15' ALH
for piano

The Seven Deadly Sins (1984) 17' ALH
Ballet for Orchestra
3+pic.2(ca)2+Ebcl+acl+bcl.2[=4]sax.2/4431/4perc/2pf/str

The Seven Deadly Sins (1984) 17' ALH
Ballet for Wind Ensemble and Percussion
3+pic.2(ca)2+Ebcl+acl+bcl.4sax.2/4431/4perc/pf(4 hands)/stbass

Sinfonía à la Mariachi (1997) – 24’ GS
For Double Orchestra
orch I: 2+pic.222/4230/timp.2perc/hpd/str;
orch II (Mariachi): 0000/0200/perc/hp.acn.gtr/str;
orch III (optional): 2 tpt or Mariacahi band in finale

Sinfonia Concertante (1974) 15' ALH
Soprano saxophone, Harpsichord; 1.ca.01/2000/str

Six Episodes from The Ransom of Red Chief (1987) 8' GS
for piano

Six Maxims de La Rochefoucauld (1991) 5' ALH
(Fr) for voice and piano

Six Songs of E.E. Cummings (2008) 20’ GS
for soprano and marimba or soprano and piano

Smash the Windows (2001) 2’30” Hal Leonard
2+pic.22+bcl2.4sax/42212bar/timp.4perc(5th player ad lib.)/pf(ad lib.)/stbass

Son Risa (2006) 5’ GS
for solo harp

Sonata in One Movement (1973) 10' ALH
for soprano saxophone (or clarinet) and piano

Sonatina d’Estate (1982) 10' ALH
for flute and piano

The Song of Songs — Shir Hashirim (1992) 32' ALH
(En) from Sholom Aleichem (trans. by Curt Leviant) and the Bible
for soprano, narrator, and ensemble
S, Narr; cl/perc/hp.pf/2vn.va.vc

Sor(tri)lège: Trio III (2007) 20’ GS
for piano trio

The Star-Spangled Banner (arr. RXR, 1982) 1’ ALH
2+pic.2+ca.2[+2].2[+cbn]/43[+1].31/timp.3perc/str

Suor Isabella (1982) 70' GS
Opera in 1 Act. Libretto (En) by Daniel Dibbern, based on a story from ‘The Decameron’ by Giovanni Boccaccio.
Cast: S, 2 Mz; women’s SSA chorus or 3 soloists
fl(pic).cl(bcl)/tpt.btbn/perc/hp.pf/vn/vc

Tango (1985) 25' GS
Libretto (En) by the Composer from 1913-14 news clippings.
Cast: T
fl.cl/perc/acn.pf/vn.vc
Spanish translation by Josefina García available.

Tango Amor (2014)

Tango di Tango (1985) 8' ALH
— based on a theme from Tango
2+pic.2+ca.2+bcl.2+cbn/4331/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str

Tango di Tango (1985) 8' ALH
— based on a theme from Tango
for violin, accordion and piano
or for piano solo

The Tempest (2000) – 34’
Concert dramatization of the Shakespeare play
Narrator or actors (2-4 male voices, 1 female voice), puppets/dancers ad lib.
3(3pic).2+ca.2+bcl.2+cbn/4(conch shells).32+btbn.1/timp.3perc/pf(hpd).hp/str + bird songs on tape

Tentado por la samba (2007) 10’ GS
for cello and piano

Tequila Sunrise (2000) – 3’ GS
Fanfare in Mariachi Style
0000/4331/timp.4perc/hp

Three Lullabies (1990) 5' ALH
for piano or guitar (transcribed for guitar by Enric Madriguera)
1. Nana, Niño, Nana, 2. The Long Quiet Night, 3. Lull-a-bear

Three Songs and A Monologue from As You Like It (1990) 8’ ALH
for voice and piano
1. Under the Greenwood Tree, 2. Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind, 3. All the World’s A Stage,
4. There was A Lover and his Lass

Toccata for Guitar Quartet  (1976) 10' ALH

Toccata for Guitar Solo  (1983) 10' ALH
(transcribed by Robert Guthrie)

Toccata for Percussion Quintet  (1977) 10' ALH

Transfigurationis Mysteria (1980) 12' ALH
Soprano, Countertenor, Tenor; chorus, children’s
chorus; 21(ca)02/2330/perc/hp.org/str

Trilógica (1996) 20’ GS
Three Latin Dances
2+pic.22.asx.2/4331/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str
See also Piñata, Tango di Tango, Hot Buttered Rumba

Trio I (1971) 15' ALH
for piano trio

Trio II (1970) 5' ALH
for piano trio

Trio III (2007) 20’ GS
for piano trio
See also Sor(tri)lège

Trunks (1983) 18' ALH
A Circus Story for Narrator and Orchestra
Narrator; 1+pic.221+cbn/4231/timp.3perc/hp.pf/str
Piano/vocal score 50482148 for sale.

Ursa (1990) 19' ALH
Four Seasons for Doublebass (or Cello) and Orchestra
Doublebass (or Cello); 2+pic.222/2200/timp.2perc/hp.pf/str

Varmi’ts! (1985) 12' GS
Cantata for Narrator, Mixed Chorus and Orchestra
Narrator; chorus;
2(pic)2(ca)2(bcl)2(cbn)/4331/timp.3perc/pf/str

The Versatility Rag (2006) 5’ GS
for piano solo

We the People (original title: Jargon) (1987) 15' GS
The Story of the American Constitution
Text by Mary (Duren) Medrick
Narrator; Chorus [opt];
2(pic)222/422.btbn.1/timp.3perc/pf/str

Xochiquetzal (2014)
For Violin Solo and Percussion Ensemble
Duration:  13 minutes
Violin; Six Percussionists
Version for Violin and Piano also available