RICHARD CARRICK

composer

conductor

 



COMPOSITION LIST BY YEAR COMPOSED

(click on title for details and audio samples)


2017


sandstone(s)

    2017, 7 min

    Haegeum 해금, Gayageum (12 string) 산조 가야금, and  Ajaeng (8 string)   아쟁

    Violin, Cello, and Flute

    Premiere October 27, 2017, Contemporary Gugak Orchestra (Seoul) and

    New York New Music Ensemble

    Pacific Rim Festival, Santa Cruz, CA


Akko

    2017, 10 min

    large ensemble

    Premiere September 14, 2017, Hyperion Ensemble, R Carrick cond.

    Enescu Festival, Bucharest, ROMANIA


Osgood Variation

    2017, 1 min

    Cello and Piano

    Premiere July 18, 2017, by Diana Ligeti and Nathan Brandwein,

    Ecoles d’Art Americaines de Fontainebleau, FRANCE


Natural Duo

    2000, 3 min

    Violin Duo

    Premiere October 27, 2017 by String Noise Pauline Kim and Conrad Harris


2016


Orgo

    2016, 3 min

    large improvising ensemble

    Premiere November 26, 2016, Hyperion Ensemble, Iancu Dumitrescu cond.,

    London, UK


Rwandan National Athem

    New Official arrangement for the Rwandan Military Band

    80 players: clars, b clar, sop saxs, alto saxs, tenor saxs, bari saxs, bass saxs, tpts, flugel horns, horns, tbnes, b tbnes, euphoniums, baritones, tubas, sousaphones, timpani, bass drum, xylophone, snare drum, crash cym, sus cym.


Rwandan Images

    2016, 11 min, collaboration with Dan Weinstein

    Solo Cello with Video and pre-recorded Cello and Bird sounds

    Premiere May 14, 2016 by Dan Weinstein of Musica Nova, Tel Aviv-Yafo, ISRAEL


Les Ciels de Kigali

    2016, 3 min

    Piano Prelude, with four quarter-tone retuned notes

    Premiere May 19+23, 2016 by Marilyn Nonken in Boston and Roulette NYC


Waterfall

    Excerpt from The Dragon’s Fire

    2016, 5 min

    Orchestra and piano soloist, 2222 2201 strings perc timpani

    Premiere March 31, 2016, Injyanga Orchestra, Lance Gaskill orch, Kigali, RWANDA


Seongeum

    Solo Violin

    2016, 5 min

    Premiere February 18 and 19, 2016 by Lauren Cauley in NYC

        Published by PSNY


Trust

    Solo Violin and solo Dancer

    2016, 5 min

    Collaboration with choreographer Miro Magloire

    Premiere February 18, 2016 Periapsis Music and Dance,  Brooklyn, NYC



2015



Friction

    2015, 8 min

    Solo Violin and two Dancers

    Collaboration with choreographer Miro Magloire and New Chamber Ballet

    Premiere November 19, 20, 2015, City Center in NYC


Seoul morning, Kigali morning 서울의 아침, 키 갈리의 아침

    2016, 10 min

    Piri, Haegeum, Daegeum, and Ajaeng

    Premiered April 2016 at the Pacific Rim Festival Workshop, Santa Cruz

    and Casa Italiana, Columbia University, NYC


la touche sonore sous l’eau

    Solo Piano

    2015, 8 min

    Premiere January 27, 2016 by Marilyn Nonken, U Penn, Philadelphia

        Published by PSNY


Adventures in the Enchanted Forest: Part One: The Dragon’s Fire

  2015, 35 min.

  Collaboration with Storyteller Bill Gordh

  Originally scored for Flute, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion, Narrator, Dancer.

  Choreography by Lydia Chrisman

  Premiere June 6, 2015, by Carrick, Gordh, Chrisman, and Turtle Bay Faculty.

    Turtle Bay Music School Production

    with support from Exploring the Metropolis. 




2014


String Quartet #2 – Space-Time

     2014, 16 minutes

     Fromm Foundation Commission

     Premiere May 23, 2015, DiMenna Center, NYC

     MiVOS String Quartet


Namdaemun

    2014, 5 min

    Flute, Clarinet, Oboe, Horn, Trombone, Percussion, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Bass

    Premiere May 31, 2014 Merkin Hall, by the New York Philharmonic

    and Carrick, conductor

    on the New York Philharmonic Biennial Festival



2013


Prisoner’s Cinema

   2013, 12 min

   2 Flutes, 2 Clarinets, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Piano, E Guitar, opt Video

   Premiere September 23, 2013 by Hotel Elefant, conducted by Richard Carrick


Dark Flow - Double Quartet

   2013, 12 min

   Violin, Cello, Piano, Cimbalom, Alto Saxophone, Trombone, Guitar, and

   Percussion

   Commissioned by Musik y Syd and Swedish Arts Council

   Premiere on tour October 9, 2013 by Either/Or and Ensemble Son at Roulette, NYC

      and on tour in Buffalo, Pittsburgh, Malmoe and Stockholm. 


Sub-merge

    2013, 7 minutes

    Piano solo, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Horn in F, Bassoon

    Premiere January 31, 2013, NYC

    Richard Carrick - piano and DZ4 members Brad Balliett, Alicia Lee,

    Alma Maria Liebrecht and Arthur Sato


The Veins of Marble

   2000, rev 2013

   Commissioned by the Nieuw Ensemble

   Selected for the World Music Days, 2004

   2000 version for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Piano, Mandolin, Guitar, Harp, Percussion,

      Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass. 

   2013 version for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Piano, Cimbalom, Percussion, Violin, Viola,

      Cello, and Bass.



2012


Memory from Time

    2012, 11 minutes

    Improvising Quartet : Electric Guitar, Komongo, Viola, Doublebass

    Premiere December 22, 2012, NYC

    Richard Carrick - Electric Guitar, Jin Hi Kim-Komongo,

    David Wallace-Viola, James Ilgenfritz-Doublebass


Orgo - Cage 100 Party Piece

    2012, 1 min

    Oboe, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Vibraphone, Accordion, Piano, Violin, Viola,

       and Cello

    Written for FZML (Leipzig)

    Premiere August 31 2013 in Germany

    and New York City by Either/Or, conducted by Richard Carrick


Harmonixity

    2012, 11 min

    Saxophone Quartet, Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone

    Commissioned by The New Thread Saxophone Quartet

    Premiere March 16, 2012, Tempe, Arizona at the

    North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference

        Published by PSNY


Notebook, Bedside

   2004, rev. 2012, 16 min. in five movements

   Soprano, Percussion, Piano

   Text by Tojun,Bufu, Toko, and the composer

    Premiere March 2004 by Either/Or in New York City

    Premiere of revised version April 2012 by Tony Arnold and SoundScape in Baltimore

        Published by PSNY

        Available on iTunes: Tony Arnold and Soundscape


Family Resemblances

    1997, rev. 2012, 8 min

    For Soprano Saxophone, Piano, Percussion

    1997 version titled FmlrSmblNcs, for Oboe, Piano, Percussion

    Written for Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Royaumont Voix Nouvelles

    Premiere (original Oboe version) September 21, 1997

    by Nouvel Ensemble Moderne in Royaumont, France.


2011

Stone Guitars CD

1. Dawn

2. Babylon

3. Intimate Spaces

4. Stone Guitars

5. One

6. Astral Projections

7. Winter Guitars

8. Molten

9. Sinking

10. Granite

11. Underwater

   2011, 52 min

   for Multi-track Electric Guitars

   Released July 2014 as Richard Carrick:Stone Guitars on New Focus Recordings, FCR 149


A-KA

   2011, 4 min

   Electric guitars

   Available on iTunes: I Never Meta Guitar 2, compiled by Elliott Sharp


Elegy

   2011, 5 min

   String Orchestra


Solo

   2011, 5 min

   String Orchestra


Adagios for String Orchestra

   2011, 16 min, in four movements

   String Orchestra



2010

Sonic Tapestry Communication

   2010, 7 min

   Violin, Cello, Bass Clarinet, Piano, CD Playback of nature sound recordings


Stone Guitars

   2010, 16 min

   Solo Electric Guitar and pre-recorded electric guitar quartet


Stone Guitars

   2010, 16 min

   String Quartet and pre-recorded electric guitar quartet


Adagios for String Quintet

   2009/10, 16 min, in four movements

   2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Bass

   commissioned for the Toomai String Quintet

   Score published by PSNY


une

   2010, 2 min

   Flute and Piano

   Commissioned by Calliope Duo


Descretize

   2010, 12 min

   Live Pianist and pre-recorded piano


Stone Organ

   2010, 12 min

   Live Pianist and pre-recorded piano


Les Scènes Acoustiques

   2009/10, 12 min

   Solo Classical Guitar

   Commissioned by  Magnus Andersson



2009

Adagios for String Quartet

   2009, 16 min, in four movements

   2 Violins, Viola, Cello

   Commission for the JACK Quartet [2009, 14 min]

   Score published by PSNY


la scène miniature quartet

   2009, 8 min

   Violin (or Flute), Tenor Saxophone (or Bass Clarinet), Piano, Cello (or Musical Saw)

Score available from PSNY


la scène miniature

   2009, 8 min

   Piccolo, Cello

   Commissioned by Carin Levine and Rohan de Saram

Score from PSNY


“a cause du soleil” Flow Trio

   2009, 12 min

   Violin, Viola, Cello

   Score from PSNY

   CD available from iTunes


2008

Find the Devil’s Lead

   2008, 15 min

   Commissioned by Wet Ink Ensemble

   Soprano, fl, clar, t sax, accordion, e guit, tpt, perc, vn, va, vc


Find the Devil’s Lead - orchestral version

   2008, 12 min

   Orchestra 3333 4221 2perc strings


Towards Qualia Sextet

   2008, 14 min

   Flute, tenor saxophone (or bass clarinet), violin, cello, piano, vibraphone) 


Hamsah “Quartet”

   2008, 8 min

   String Quartet and offstage Trumpet

   Commissioned for the Hoff-Barthelson Contemporary Music Festival


Moroccan Flow (unfolding from unity)

   2008, 10 min

   Solo Cello

   Score from PSNY

   CD available from iTunes




2007

European Images

   2007, 12 min

   In three movements: Swedish Water, Franfurt Window, Holland Train

   Solo Cello with video with pre-recorded audio


Towards Qualia

   2007, 16 min

   Violin, Cello, Piano, Vibraphone


Shadow flow

   2007 10 min

   Solo Viola

   Score from PSNY

   CD available from iTunes


Balagan

   2007, 15 min

   Commissioned by Riot

   Saxophone, Electric Guitar, Accordion


Duo Flow

   2007, 12 min

   Violin and Cello

   CD available from iTunes


Nezilat ha Balagan

   2007, 12 min

   Violin and Doublebass with improvisation

   Commissioned by Mary Oliver and Rozmarie Heggen


L'idée sans l'deal

   2005, rev 2007, 20 min, in four movements

   Piano, Violin, Cello



2006

∞ + 1

   2006/7, 9 min

   Solo Piano


Shadow fragments

   2006, 10 min

   Solo Viola


"in flow"

   2006, 8 min

   Solo Violin

   Score from PSNY

   CD available from iTunes


Manic, Frustration, Music Box, Pinocchio and Fiona, Cabaret

   2006, 10 min

   Set of 8 Piano Duets for young players 9 and up



2005

Cosmicomics

   2005, 30 min

   Based on four Italo Calvino Stories

   In Four Movements and Three Interludes

   Male singer/narrator, Flute, Oboe, Bass Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello, Trombone,

   Percussion, Multiple Video, Electronics
   Peter Nigrini - video artist


Solidarity

   2005, 10 min

   Clarinet, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Percussion

   Music for a film by Nancy Kiang

   The Gold Medal for Excellence at the Park City Film Music Festival 2007.

   The Mayor's Award of the Heart of Gold International Film Festival 2006, AUSTRALIA


Two Moments for Orchestra

   2005, 9 min

   Orchestra 2222 2200 2perc, strings


2004

Notebook, Bedside

   2004, rev. 2012, 16 min. in five movements

   Soprano, Percussion, Piano

   Text by Tojun,Bufu, Toko, and the composer

        Published by PSNY


entre nous

(violin solo, with vocal sounds, one player) [2004, 2min]



2002

Snow, Silence, Sleep

(piano, string quartet) [2002, 8 min]


Légèreté

(piano) [2002, 4 min]


Pianos

(solo piano with two pre-recorded piano tracks on CD) [2002, 9 min]


Containment - 8 Layered Piano Improvisations

(CD of pre-recorded piano tracks)

1. Slow Together 2. The Line, 3. Levity, 4. Lemon, 5. Stereo, 6. 2 and 4, 7. For, 8. Four  [2002, 14 min]



2001

Phosphéne

    2001, 3 min

    Violin Duo

    Premiere April 2001 by János Négyesy and Päivikki Nykter in San Diego


The Fall

commissioned by Sonor

(tpt, tbn, pno, perc, ob, 2vns, va, vc, db, fl, b.clar, organ, video projection, three conductors) [2001, 15 min]



2000

The Veins of Marble

commissioned by the Nieuw Ensemble

(fl, ob, clar, pno, mandolin, guitar, hp, perc, vn., va, vc, db) [2000, 10 min]



1999

Paralléle-Parallaxe

Commissioned by Ernest Rombout and Ernestine Stoop

(oboe and harp soloists, violin, viola, cello) two movements [1999, 14 min]



1998

Natural Behaviour

(percussion) [1998, rev. 2004, 11 min]



1997

Family Resemblances

    1997, rev. 2012, 8 min

    For Oboe or Soprano Saxophone, Piano, Percussion (original title FmlrSmblNcs)

    Written for Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Royaumont Voix Nouvelles

    Premiere (original Oboe version) September 21, 1997

    by Nouvel Ensemble Moderne in Royaumont, France.


Sculpture Idle Ceremony

(violin, percussion) [1997, 8 min]



1996

"Ruby, My Dear"

(piano and three TV monitors with pre-recorded and live video and audio) [1997, 8 min]


Linear Intersections

(video and up to six improvisers) [1996, 11 min]

No score, this work is an edited video work for improvisers.


Identities...Graduals 2332 3212

(fl, ob, clar, bsn, tpt, hn, tbn,db) [1996, rev. 1999, 7min]


Masculin-Feminin

(violin duo) [1996, 9 min], commercially available on CD

Slowness and Tight

(piano) [1996, 3 min]

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