Matthew Brown Composer

Compositions

List of works

Wind Orchestra

Prelude version for wind orchestra (2020)

Fugal through time for wind band (2003)

Op. 5a, Encomium (2008; revised 2016-2017)

Op. 8, Stasis (2009)

Op. 40b, Sea of Tranquility (2020)

Op. 41a, Serenade in E flat (2018)

Op. 41b, Serenade in E flat for the London Consort of Winds (2019)

Op. 47a, Sylvans for solo viola and wind orchestra (2019)

Op. 49a, Scenes from Bagno di Lucca (2018-2020)

Op. 52, No. 1c, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 1 January, 2011 for RNCM ArkEnsemble (2020)

Op. 52, No. 2c, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 27 April, 2011 for RNCM ArkEnsemble (2020-2021)

Op. 52, No. 3b, The Arrival of Spring In Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 6 May, 2011 for wind ensemble (2020-2021)

Op. 52, No. 4ci, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 3 January, 2011 version for London Clarinet Choir (2020)

Op. 52, No. 4cii, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 3 January, 2011 version for London Consorts of Winds (2020)

Op. 52, No. 4ciii, The Arrival of Spring In Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 3 January, 2011 for wind orchestra (2020)

Op. 56b, Longing for wind orchestra (2020)

Op. 59b, Spectacular (2020-2021)

 

Brass Band

Op. 41c, Serenade in E flat (2020)

 

String Orchestra

Op. 6, Labyrinth (2009)

Op. 27b, Solitude after dusk (2016)

Op. 30b, The Words of the Host to the Physician and the Pardoner – for Soprano and String Orchestra (2017)

Op. 48b, Rhetoric for string orchestra (2016-2019)

Op. 52, No. 1b, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 1 January, 2011 (2019)

Op. 52, No. 2b, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 27 April, 2011 (2020-2021)

Op. 52, No. 4b, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 3 January, 2011 (2019)

 

Big Band

Op. 14, Disorientation (2011)

 

Orchestra

Op. 12b, Three Illusions of Peganum Harmala for solo viola and orchestra (2011-2013)

Op. 13b, Caelestialis for soprano and orchestra (2011-2012)

Op. 34, Beverley Meadow (2015-2016)

Op. 5b, Encomium for orchestra (2018)

Op. 45, Abyss (2018)

Op. 49b, Scenes from Bagni di Lucca for orchestra (2018-2020)

Op. 56a, Longing (2019)

 

Choral

Op. 18, Death Song (2012)

Op. 33a, Spring Winds and Spring Flowers (2015-2016)

 

Vocal

Op. 17, There Came a Wind Like a Bugle for soprano and piano (2012)

Op. 21, Among the Multitude for soprano and piano (2013)

 

Solo Instrumental

Op. 12a, Three Illusions of Peganum Harmala for viola and electronics (2011)

Op. 16, Les sons recules for piano (2012)

Op. 21, Elegy for viola (2013)

Op. 23, Tree of Life for violin (2013)

Op. 32, Desolate Landscape for viola (2015)

Op. 53, Violin solo after Abyss (2019)

Op. 65, Variations on a theme of Blow the Man Down for cello (2021)

 

Duos

Op. 19, Incursion and Reconnaissance for marimba and vibraphone (2012)

Op. 24, Mammoth Spear for cello duo (2013)

Op. 26a, Chiaroscuro for violin and viola (2013-2014)

Op. 31, Stamp for violin and cello (2015)

Op. 35, Mirage for viola and marimba (2016)

Op. 58, A Cottage on Fire, for two soprano saxophones (2020)

Op. 61, Pastiche on a theme of God rest ye merry, Gentlemen! for two violins (2020)

Op. 63, Eternal Return for clarinet and piano (2021)

 

Trios

Op. 1, Sonata for oboe, violin, and cello (2002)

Op. 11, Three Conversations for piano trio (2010)

Op. 25, Boundless for flute, violin and piano (2013)

Trio for mandolin, viola and accordion (2016)

 

Quartets

Op. 4, Reverie for two clarinets, oboe and piano (2005)

Op. 9, Equipoise for three violas and piano (2009)

Sphagnum (2014)

Op. 26b, Chiaroscuro for saxophone quartet (2020)

Op. 37, Song for the Lighting of the Chanukah Candles for string quartet (2016)

Op. 38, Dance for the Festivals of Light for string quartet (2016)

Op. 40a, Sea of Tranquility for string quartet and soft drone of E flat and B flat (2017)

Op. 43, Meanderings for string quartet (2018)

Op. 51, Viola and three wine glasses (2019)

Op. 55, Peacock (2019)

Op. 57, Criollo (2019)

 

Quintets

Op. 10, Verglas for string quintet (2010)

Laboratory Film piano quintet (2015)

Op. 36, One movement for string quintet quasi variazioni (2016)

Piano and String Quartet (2016)

Op. 60, Black Hole Era for wind quintet (2012; revised 2019-2020)

Op. 59a, Spectacular (2021-2020)

 

Sextets

Op. 3, Buccolia (2004)

Op. 50, Heat Death (of the universe) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion (2019)

Op. 52, No. 5, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 23 February, 2011 for string sextet (2021)

 

Septets

Op. 29, Divinity for guitar, accordion and string quintet (two violas) (2014-2015)

 

Octets

Op. 46, Transformations for octet (2018)

Op. 48a, Rhetoric for string octet (2016-2019)

Op. 54, The Degenerate Era for wind octet (2019-2020)

 

Viola Ensemble

Prelude and Fugue for viola ensemble (2012)

Reverie for viola ensemble and cello (2013)

Maestoso for viola ensemble and cello (2013)

Op. 27a, Solitude after dusk version for viola ensemble and solo cello (2014)

Variations on a Theme of La Folia for viola enemble (2015)

Eduardo (version for viola ensemble) (2016)

Op. 39, Mass for the wives for viola ensemble with solo violin and solo cello (2016-2017)

Op. 33b, Spring Winds and Spring Flowers for viola and cello ensemble (2019)

Op. 52, No. 1a, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 1 January, 2011 (2019)

Op. 52, No. 2a, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 27 April, 2011 (2020-2021)

Op. 52, No. 3a, The Arrival of Spring In Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 6 May, 2011 (2020-2021)

Op. 52, No. 4a, The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) – 3 January, 2011 (2019)

 

Small Ensemble without voice(s)

Op. 2, Jig: Theme and Variations (2002)

Op. 7, Autoschediasm (2009)

Op. 15, On C  for chamber ensemble (2011-2012)

Op. 20, Intrada for wind ensemble (2013)

Op. 28, Concords of Sounds (2014)

Summer Beetroot (2015)

Op. 42, Peganum Harmala (2017-2018)

Op. 47b, Sylvans for sinfonietta (2019-2020)

Op. 49c, Scenes from Bagno di Lucca for sinfonietta (2019)

Op. 62, Coast (2020-2021)

Op. 64, Masquerade (2021)

 

Small Ensemble with voice(s)

Op. 13a, Caelestialis for soprano, harp, string quartet, and electronics (2011)

Op. 30a, The Words of the Host to the Physician and the Pardoner for soprano and string quartet (2015)

Op. 44a, Syncrisis for soprano voicen, viola, guitar and accordion (2018)

Op. 44b, Syncrisis for sinfonietta (2020)