George Crumb Compositions (Alphabetical listings)

• Ancient Voices of Children for mezzo-soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin,

harp, amplified piano (and toy piano), and percussion (three players) *(1970)

• Apparition for soprano and amplified piano *(1979)

• Black Angels (Images I) for electric string quartet *(1970)

• Celestial Mechanics (Makrokosmos IV) for amplified piano (four hands)

*(1979)

• Dream Sequence (Images II) for violin, cello, piano, percussion (one player),

and off-stage glass harmonica (two players) *(1976)

• Easter Dawning for carillon *(1992)

• Echoes of Time and the River (Echoes II) for orchestra *(1967)

• Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik (A Little Midnight Music) for piano *(2001)

• Eleven Echoes of Autumn (Echoes I) for violin, alto flute, clarinet, and piano

*(1965/66)

• Federico's Little Songs for Children for soprano, flute/piccolo/alto flute/bass

flute, and harp *(1986)

• Five Pieces for piano *(1962)

• Four Nocturnes (Night Music II) for violin and piano *(1964)

• The Ghosts of Alhambra (Spanish Songbook II) for baritone, guitar and

percussion (one player) *(2009)

• Gnomic Variations for piano *(1981)

• A Haunted Landscape *(1984)

• An Idyll for the Misbegotten (Images III) for amplified flute and percussion

(three players) *(1985/86)

• An Idyll for the Misbegotten, transcription for horn *(1997)

• A Journey Beyond Time (American Songbook II) for solo female (or male)

voice, amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2003)

• A Little Suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 for piano *(1980)

• Lux Aeterna for soprano, bass flute/soprano recorder, sitar, and percussion

(two players) *(1971)

• Madrigals, Books I-II, for mezzo-soprano, flute, percussion, harp, contrabass

*(1965)

• Madrigals, Books III-IV, for mezzo-soprano, flute, percussion, harp, contrabass

*(1969)

• Makrokosmos, Volume I for amplified piano *(1972)

• Makrokosmos, Volume II for amplified piano *(1973)

• Mundus Canis (A Dog's World) for guitar and percussion *(1998)

• Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III) for two amplified pianos and

percussion (two players) *(1974)

• Night Music I for soprano, piano/celeste, and two percussionists *(1963,

revised 1976)

• Night of the Four Moons for alto, alto flute/piccolo, banjo, electric cello, and

percussion *(1969, revised 1976)

• Otherworldly Resonances for two pianos *(2003)

• Pastoral Drone for organ *(1982)

• Processional for piano *(1983)

• Quest for solo guitar, soprano saxophone, harp, double bass, and percussion

(two players) *(1990, revised 1994)

• The River of Life (American Songbook I) for solo female voice, amplified

piano and percussion quartet *(2003)

• The Sleeper for soprano and piano *(1984)

• Sonata for solo cello *(1955)

• Songs, Drones, and Refrains of Death for baritone, electric guitar, electric

double bass, amplified piano/amplified harpsichord, and two percussionists

*(1968)

• Star-Child for soprano, antiphonal children's voices, male speaking choir, bell

ringers, and large orchestra *(1977, revised 1979)

• Sun and Shadow (Spanish Songbook II) for female voice and amplified piano

*(2009)

• Three Early Songs for voice and piano *(1947)

• Unto the Hills (American Songbook III) for solo female voice, amplified piano

and percussion quartet *(2001)

• Variazioni for large orchestra *(1959)

• Voices from a Forgotten World (American Songbook V) for two solo voices

(male & female), amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2007)

• Voices from the Heartland (American Songbook VII) for two solo voices (male

and female), amplified piano and percussion *(2010)

• Voices from the Morning of the Earth (American Songbook VI) for two solo

voices (male & female), amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2008)

• Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale) for electric flute, electric cello, and

amplified piano *(1971)

• The Winds of Destiny (American Songbook IV) for solo female voice,

amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2004)

• The Yellow Moon of Andalusia (Spanish Songbook III) for mezzo-soprano and

amplified piano *(2012)

• Yesteryear, A vocalise for Mezzo-Soprano, Amplified Piano and Percussion (2

players) *(2005, revised 2013)

• Zeitgeist (Tableaux Vivants) for two amplified pianos *(1987/88)

 

George Crumb Compositions (Chronological listings)

• Three Early Songs for voice and piano *(1947)

• Sonata for solo cello *(1955)

• Variazioni for large orchestra *(1959)

• Five Pieces for piano *(1962)

• Night Music I for soprano, piano/celeste, and two percussionists *(1963,

revised 1976)

• Four Nocturnes (Night Music II) for violin and piano *(1964)

• Madrigals, Books I-II, for mezzo-soprano, flute, percussion, harp, contrabass

*(1965)

• Eleven Echoes of Autumn (Echoes I) for violin, alto flute, clarinet, and piano

*(1965/66)

• Echoes of Time and the River (Echoes II) for orchestra *(1967)

• Songs, Drones, and Refrains of Death for baritone, electric guitar, electric

double bass, amplified piano/amplified harpsichord, and two percussionists

*(1968)

• Madrigals, Books III-IV, for mezzo-soprano, flute, percussion, harp, contrabass

*(1969)

• Night of the Four Moons for alto, alto flute/piccolo, banjo, electric cello, and

percussion *(1969, revised 1976)

• Ancient Voices of Children for mezzo-soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin,

harp, amplified piano (and toy piano), and percussion (three players) *(1970)

• Black Angels (Images I) for electric string quartet *(1970)

• Lux Aeterna for soprano, bass flute/soprano recorder, sitar, and percussion

(two players) *(1971)

• Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale) for electric flute, electric cello, and

amplified piano *(1971)

• Makrokosmos, Volume I for amplified piano *(1972)

• Makrokosmos, Volume II for amplified piano *(1973)

• Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III) for two amplified pianos and

percussion (two players) *(1974)

• Dream Sequence (Images II) for violin, cello, piano, percussion (one player),

and off-stage glass harmonica (two players) *(1976)

• Star-Child for soprano, antiphonal children's voices, male speaking choir, bell

ringers, and large orchestra *(1977, revised 1979)

• Apparition for soprano and amplified piano *(1979)

• Celestial Mechanics (Makrokosmos IV) for amplified piano (four hands)

*(1979)

• A Little Suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 for piano *(1980)

• Gnomic Variations for piano *(1981)

• Pastoral Drone for organ *(1982)

• Processional for piano *(1983)

• A Haunted Landscape *(1984)

• The Sleeper for soprano and piano *(1984)

• An Idyll for the Misbegotten (Images III) for amplified flute and percussion

(three players) *(1985/86)

• Federico's Little Songs for Children for soprano, flute/piccolo/alto flute/bass

flute, and harp *(1986)

• Zeitgeist (Tableaux Vivants) for two amplified pianos *(1987/88)

• Quest for solo guitar, soprano saxophone, harp, double bass, and percussion

(two players) *(1990, revised 1994)

• Easter Dawning for carillon *(1992)

• An Idyll for the Misbegotten, transcription for horn *(1997)

• Mundus Canis (A Dog's World) for guitar and percussion *(1998)

• Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik (A Little Midnight Music) for piano *(2001)

• Unto the Hills (American Songbook III) for solo female voice, amplified piano

and percussion quartet *(2001)

• A Journey Beyond Time (American Songbook II) for solo female (or male)

voice, amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2003)

• Otherworldly Resonances for two pianos *(2003)

• The River of Life (American Songbook I) for solo female voice, amplified

piano and percussion quartet *(2003)

• The Winds of Destiny (American Songbook IV) for solo female voice,

amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2004)

• Yesteryear, A vocalise for Mezzo-Soprano, Amplified Piano and Percussion (2

players) *(2005, revised 2013)

• Voices from a Forgotten World (American Songbook V) for two solo voices

(male & female), amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2007)

• Voices from the Morning of the Earth (American Songbook VI) for two solo

voices (male & female), amplified piano and percussion quartet *(2008)

• The Ghosts of Alhambra (Spanish Songbook II) for baritone, guitar and

percussion (one player) *(2009)

• Sun and Shadow (Spanish Songbook II) for female voice and amplified piano

*(2009)

• Voices from the Heartland (American Songbook VII) for two solo voices (male

and female), amplified piano and percussion *(2010)

• The Yellow Moon of Andalusia (Spanish Songbook III) for mezzo-soprano and

amplified piano *(2012)