Sex & Electricity - Stting Quartet (2017)

Adapted from Scene 11 of TESLA a multidisciplinary opera.


Chicago World's Fair, 1892 - sting quartet (2017)

Adapted from Scene 8 of "Tesla" a multidisciplinary opera. Midi realization using Finale with Garritan Sounds.


Late Night - Piano Quintet – (2011)

Written for American Masterworks Festival, SoBe Arts 2011. Duration 6’.  vln. (2), vla., clo., pno  


Sine Nomine (auctore Ignoto) – String Sextet Version (2010).

First Performance by Kim Kashkashian, Matt Haimovitz, Lara St. John, Anastasia Khitruk, David Cole, Matthew Davies during SoBe Arts American Masterworks String Festival finale Concert at The Colony Theater, Miami Beach December 10, 2010. Originally commissioned for the Binchois Consort and premiered by the International Josquin Conference, Princeton University. Duration 9’30”.  vln. (2), vla. (2), clo. (2). 


HeerRanja Protostringnody – (2010) vln. (2), vla., clo., tubular bells

Premiere of instrumental version during Around the World with Music, SoBe ArtsOpen Friday Concert, December 17, 2010. Duration 7’30”. (originally written for Paul Hillier’s Theater of Voices).


Premiere violin solo version Daisuke Yamamoto. Vintage "Kimono as Art" Fashion Show, Presented by Art Lexing, October 22, 2010. Premiere Violin and Piano version by Taichi Akutsu, violin & Adam Chefitzm piano. Around the World with Music, SoBe Arts Open Friday Concert, December 17, 2010.

Geneva on Tuesday - Violin Solo or Violin and Piano (2010)


Remmel - Violin, Cello, 2 Pianos (optional percussion) (2006)

Commissioned by Lawrence Remmel


Starving Angels - String Quartet plus child violin soloist (1999).

First performance by the Serioso String Quartet and Dakota Kievman on May 4, 1999 at Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University


Contrabassami -- Solo Contrabass (1996)

Commissioned by Fernando Grillo, Perguia, Italy and Bertrum Turetsky, San Diego, California. Video production being planned by Bertrum Teretsky at UCSD 1997/98. First Performance on May 14 1999, by Bertrum Turetsky at Taplin Auditorium, princeton University. Production a collaboration between the Princeton Composer's Ensemble and the Princeton Program in Theater and Dance.


Nuts & Bolts -- Piano Solo (1993)

Recorded for CRI Records - New World Records -- David Arden - piano. First public performance: Project Arts Center, Dublin Ireland, David Arden -- July 1994. Commissioned by David Arden for Merkin Hall Concert. New York Premiere on March 18, 1999 Merkin Concert Hall. Joseph Kubera, soloist


Philharmania -- Chamber Ensemble (1993)

First public performance: Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach. New World Symphony Chamber Ensemble. May 1994


Meditation--Piano Solo (1992 rev.1998)

Recorded for CRI Records - New World Records -- David Arden - piano. First public performance: Darmstadt Summer New Music, Darmstadt, Germany July 1992. Commissioned by David Arden for the Darmstadt New Music Festival. First performance in new version on November 17, 1998. Taplin Auditorium. Princeton Univerity. David Arden, soloist


Concerto for Bassoon & Fire Alarm System)
-- Percussion Ensemble & Bassoon (1973)

First public performance: California Institute of the Arts. Steven Braunstein, bassoon -- 1974.


Toccatada - Piano Solo (1992)

Recorded for for release in fall 1999 on CRI Records - New World Records -- David Arden - piano. First public performance: Darmstadt Summer New Music, Darmstadt, Germany July 1992. Commissioned by David Arden for the Darmstadt New Music Festival.


Introdictus- Piano Solo (1992 rev. 1998)

Recorded for for release in fall 1999 on CRI Records - New World Records -- David Arden - piano. First public performance: Darmstadt Summer New Music, Darmstadt, Germany July 1992. Commissioned by David Arden for the Darmstadt New Music Festival.


Prisoners of Conscience -- Piano Duet (1992)

Adapted from Piano Concert - Prisoners of Conscience - Soundtheater (music-theater)


Sirocco -- Woodwind Quintet (1974).

First public performance: California Institute of the Arts, Valencia. Reading - Danzi Woodwind Quintet -- 1975 followed by Imani Winds at Carnegi Hall.


Recorded for release in 1996 on New Albion Records (distr. Koch Int.) -- D. Arden - piano. First complete public performance: British Broadcasting Corporation, London. D. Arden, piano -- 1977.


Naked Masks-- Organ Solo (1974).

First public performance: First Pres. Church, Long Beach, Calif. James Bossert, pipe organ -- 1974.


A Common Trio -- Clarinet, Violin, Oboe -- Trio (1973)

First public "reading:" Shem Guibbory, violin. Sand Dalton, oboe. Armond Ambrosini, clarinet. California Institute of the Arts. -- 1973 


J.P. Confessions of a Saxophone-- Chamber Ensemble (1974)

First public performance: California Institute of the Arts, Valencia -- 1975.


The Point, a common agreement -- Chamber Ensemble (1973)

First public performances: The Coply Gallery, LA and Institute for Sonology, Utrecht, Netherlands 1977.


Just Enough Rope ( To.. .) -- Version 1; Percussion/Piano Duo. Version 2; Chamber Ensemble & Singers. Version 3; Chamber Ensemble & Mixed Chorus. Version 4; Mixed Chorus & Tape (1976).

Commissioned by The Arden/Jullich Duo. First public performance: New School for Social Research, NYC. Composers Forum. Arden/Jullich Duo & New York Chamber Ensemble -- 1977.


Harpo from Fool's Paradise -- Piano Solo (1986)

Recorded for release on New Albion Records (distr. Koch Int.) -- David Arden - piano. First public performance: New Music America Montreal. -- Joseph Kubera, Piano. 1990.


Ophelia's Song from Fool's Paradise -- Violin & Piano (1986)


Magister Ludi from Fool's Paradise -- Trio (Vln., Cl. & Pno) (1996)


Waverling & Cool Runnings from Chamber Suite (Intelligent Systems) -- Chamber Ensemble (1986)

First public performance Aspen Music Festival. Aspen. -- August 1989.


String (a condition attached to a plan) Rumble (a fight between teenage gangs)-- String Ensemble or String Orchestra (1973).

First public performance: California Institute of the Arts. Cal Arts String Ensemble -- 1974.