Mirror Visions
Commissions & Repertoire
Complete List of Mirror Visions Commissions

MARGARET BARRETT (b. 1986)
At a Window (2016); vocal trio and piano; text by Carl Sandburg

CHRISTOPHER BERG (b.1949)
The Ghost of Madame de Sévigné (2012); vocal trio and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene
En Paz (2011); vocal trio and piano; text by Amado Nervo
Incominciam! (2011); vocal trio and piano; text by Dante
Le Bijoux (2008); vocal trio and piano; text by Charles Baudelaire
The Months (2006); twelve duets for soprano, tenor and piano; text by Linda Pastan
Letters of Lincoln (2006); tenor, baritone and piano; text from President Lincoln
Letter From Richard (2006); tenor and piano; text by Richard Hundley
Démangeaisons (2005); six songs (vocal trios, duets and solos with piano) to texts of letters of Emmanuel Chabrier
Trois éventails (2004); vocal trio and piano; text by Stéphane Mallarmé
The Night Gallery (2003); solo voice and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene
Les Mouches (2002); a capella vocal trio; letter of Benjamin Franklin in his own translation into French
Cantata: Portrait en miniature de Madame de Sévigné (2001); cycle of songs, duets and trios; text from letters of Madame de Sévigné
Les loisirs de la Poste (2001); vocal trio and piano; texts by Stéphane Mallarmé
Homage à Francis Poulenc (1999); five songs for soprano and piano; text by Robert Desnos
La Moisson (1999); solo voice and piano; text by Robert Desnos
L’intelligence et la Musicalité chez les Animaux (1996); vocal duet and piano; text by Erik Satie
Don’t let that horse… (1996); baritone and violin; text by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

TOM CIPULLO (b.1959)
Emily’s Truth (2012); vocal trio and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene
A Letter from Chicago (2011); soprano with piano and tenor and baritone accompaniment; text from a letter from Edna St. Vincent Millay
Lilacs (2010); voice, violin and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene
Secrets (2003); cycle for soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; text by Linda Pastan
Harriet’s Song (2000); solo voice and piano; text by Jane Bowles
A Visit with Emily (1999); cycle for soprano, tenor baritone and piano; texts from poetry and letters of Emily Dickinson and T.W. Higginson
The Cove (1996); soprano, viola and piano; text by Kay Boyle Aubade (1996); vocal duet and piano; text by William Shakespeare

CHRISTOPHER CULPO (b. 1960)
Une comète (2003); solo voice and piano; text from letter of Madame de Sévigné
What’s sauce pour l’oie (2002); vocal trio and piano; text by Ogden Nash
Ballade des Femmes de Paris (2001); solo voice and piano; text by Francois Villon
Tango du Dessert (2001); vocal trio and piano; text from menu at Berthillon
Three poems by Paul Verlaine (2001); solo voice and piano; text by Paul Verlaine
Spleen (2001); solo voice and piano; text by Paul Verlaine
Dansons la Gigue (2001); solo voice and piano; text by Paul Verlaine
Chevaux de Bois (2001); a capella trio; text by Paul Verlaine
The Sea-gull and The Ea-gull (2000); vocal trio and piano; text by Ogden Nash

RANDALL ENG (b. 1970)
Cocktails (2001); vocal trio; text by Ellen Lewis

JONAS FORSSELL (b.1957)
Adagio
(2014); soprano, tenor, baritone, cello and piano; text by Bo Bergman

HANS GEFORS (b. 1952)
Vallerelåt (2014); soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; text by Gustav Fröding

JOHN GLOVER (b. 1983)
Squall (2016); vocal trio and piano; text by Leonora Speyer

AARON GRAD (b. 1980)
Invitation to Love (2016); vocal trio and piano; text by Paul Laurence Dunbar

DARON ARIC HAGEN (b. 1961)
Love Scene from Romeo and Juliet (1996); soprano, baritone, piano, violin, flute and cello; text by William Shakespeare

JULIANA HALL (b. 1958)
Two Birds (1995); solo voice and flute; text by e e cummings

KIM HEDÅS (b. 1965)
Hennes budskap (2014); soprano, tenor, flute and piano; text by J.L. Runeberg

RICHARD LALLI (b. 1952)
The Giver of Stars (2015); soprano and piano; text by Amy Lowell
To a Young Astronomer (2006); solo voice and piano; text by Linda Pastan 
Emily Dickinson (2005); solo voice and piano; text by Linda Pastan
The Train (2004); soprano and piano; text by C.K. Williams Les Cris de Paris (2002); a capella trio; text from the Carnavalet Museum’s collection of signs of street vendors from the Middle Ages, and by Clément Jannequin
Lessons (2002); vocal trio and piano; text by C.K. Williams
Les Cris de Paris (2002); vocal trio; from ancient texts collected at the Carnavalet Museum, including some lines from Clément Janequin
The History of the Seven Young Parrots (2000); a capella trio; text by Edward Lear 
My Uncle Arly (2000); vocal trio and piano; text by Edward Lear 
Shorts (2000); vocal trio and piano; text by W.H. Auden Three Greene Songs (1999); soprano, baritone and flute; text by Jeffrey Greene 
Where the Bee Sucks (1999); a capella trio; text by William Shakespeare 
When icicles hang by the wall (1998); a capella trio; text by William Shakespeare 
When Daisies Pied (1998); a capella trio; text by William Shakespeare: The Florence Gould 
Don’t let that horse… (1996); soprano, baritone and cello; text by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

GILDA LYONS (b. 1975)
A List of Wonders (2014); soprano, tenor and baritone; text adapted from recent studies by the composer
Scales and Tales (2015); soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; texts by Lawrence de Ferry, Hesiod, John Nieuhoff and Claudius Ælianus

ROBERT MANNO (b. 1944)
Muja Pieszczotka (2011); soprano, violin and piano; text by Adam Mickiewicz

ANDERS NILSSON (b. 1954)
Fjärilsposten (2014); soprano, tenor, flute and piano; text by J.L. Runeberg

KJELL PERDER (b. 1954)
Gammal Nederländare (2014); soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; text by Bo Bergman 

RUSSELL PLATT (b. 1965)
From Noon to Starry Night – A Walt Whitman Cantata (2006); vocal trio and piano; text by Walt Whitman
Three Greene Songs (2014); vocal trio and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene

BETTY ROE (b. 1930)
All in the Golden Afternoon (1996); soprano, flute, cello and piano; text by Lewis Carroll
Answer July [which became Delight] (1996); three duets; text by Emily Dickinson

WILLIAM RYDEN (b. 1939)
Duet in Ragtime Words? And Music (2002); soprano, mezzo-soprano and piano; text by the composer
Three Alice Songs (1997); Lobster (two voices and piano), Looking Glass (two voices and piano) and The Pool of Tears Song (two voices a cappella); texts by Lewis Carroll
The Owl and the Pussy-Cat (1996); vocal trio and piano; text by Edward Lear

YLVA SKOG (b. 1963)
Jag ville jag vore (2014); soprano, tenor, baritone, flute and piano; text by Gustav Fröding

ANDREA TARRODI (b. 1981)
Sorg och glädje (2014); tenor and cello; text by J.L. Runeberg

DEBORAH FISCHER TEASON (b. 1951)
The Bells at Saint-Aignan (1994); two voices and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene

DANIEL TEMKIN (b. 1986)
Summer Rain (2016); soprano, baritone and piano; text by Amy Lowell and James Joyce

RICHARD PEARSON THOMAS (b. 1959)
Clean Plates Don’t Lie: A cantata in celebration of sustainable food (2009); vocal trio with violin, cello and piano; text from menus of Blue Hill at Stone Barns and writings of Chef Dan Barber
The Quangle Wangle’s Hat (2008); solo voice with flute, cello and piano; text by Edward Lear
Prologue: Letter from Tobé (2006); vocal trio and piano; text by Tobé Malawista
The Butterfly Tree (2005); vocal trio and piano; text by Linda Pastan
The Mouse (2004); three voices a cappella; text by Ogden Nash
Droplets (2003); baritone and piano; text by C.K. Williams
Fish ‘n Chicks (2003); soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; texts by C.W. Barden, Ogden Nash, Theodore Roethke, Hilaire Belloc, and Betty Crocker 
A Swiss Girl in Paris (2002); flute and piano 
To Coulanges (2002); three voices and piano; text by Madame de Sévigné 
The Flies (2002); three voices, flute and piano; text by Benjamin Franklin 
A Nash Menagerie (2001); three voices a capella; text by Ogden Nash 
The History of the Seven Young Parrots (2000); three voices and piano; text by Edward Lear 
They don’t speak English in Paris (1997); vocal duet and piano; text by Ogden Nash 
Seeing a woman as in a painting by Berthe Morisot (1996); voice and piano; text by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

FRANCINE TRESTER (b. 1969)
Mouse Song (2003); vocal duet and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene
Of Ascension (1999); solo voice and piano; texts by Jeffrey Greene, Emily Dickinson, William Shakespeare
The Octopus (1999); solo voice and piano; text by Jeffrey Greene

SCOTT WHEELER (b. 1952)
Letters To Isabella (2011); soprano, tenor, baritone and piano; text by Henry James, Paul Bourget and Kakuzo Okakura

YEHUDI WYNER (b. 1929)
A Mad Tea-Party (1996); soprano, tenor, baritone, piano, violin, flute and cello; text by Lewis Carroll
Restaurants, Wines, Bistros, Shrines (1994); vocal duet with piano; text by composer

 

Posted: Sep-23-2017
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