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Classical Editor: Rob Barnett

1980
BANKS and PETTERSSON died
RUBBRA (79)
How Shall My Tongue Express?, for unaccompanied chorus
Duo for cor anglais and piano
Mass in Honour of Saint Teresa of Avila, for unaccompanied chorus
Canzona for Brass in honour of Saint Cecilia
ALWYN (75)
Leave Taking, song cycle
Rhapsody for piano, violin, viola and cello
String Quartet No 3
TIPPETT (75)
Wolf Trap Fanfare, for brass ensemble
The Mask of Time, for soli, chorus and orchestra (1980-3)
SIEGMEISTER (71)
Julietta, opera
CAGE (68)
Litany for the Whale, vocal work
LLOYD (67)
The Vigil of Venus, for voices and orchest
PANUFNIK (66)
Concertino for timpani, percussion and strings
String quartet No 2, Messages
Jubilum, Celebracion Sinfonica, for orchestra
Fanfare for four trumpets
GINASTERA (64)
Variations and Toccata on Aurora lucis mitilat, for organ
Cello Concerto No 2 (198@1)
BERNSTEIN (62)
Divertimento for orchestra
A Musical Toast, for orchestra
Touches, for piano
ROCHBERG (62)
Octet, A Grand Fantasia Trio, for clarinet, horn and piano
SHAPEY (59)
Song of Songs II, for baritone, ensemble and tape
Song of Songs III, for soprano, baritone, ensemble and tape
Four Etudes for violin
FOSS (58)
Measure for Measure, for tenor and chamber orchestra
Curriculum Vitae With Time Bomb, for accordion and percussion
Night Music for John Lennon, for brass quintet and orchestra
HAMILTON (58)
Mass in A, for chorus a capella
Vespers, for mixed chorus, two pianos, harp and percussion
Dick Whittington, Lyric comedy (1980-1)
NONO (56)
Fragmente-Stille, for string quartet
BERIO (55)
Entrata, for orchestra
Sequence Ixa, for clarinet
FELDMAN (54)
Repertoire, for violin, cello and piano
The Turfan Fragments, for orchestra
Trio, for violin, cello and piano
Principal Sound for Organ
HENZE (54)
Pollicino, opera for children
El Rey de Harlem, Imaginary Theatre 1, for solo voice and eight instruments
Barcarola, for orchestra
The Return of Ulysses, after Monteverdi
JOSEPHS (53)
Consort Music for brass
Double-bass Concerto
Double-bass Sonata
Tombeaux, for organ
Equus, ballet
MUSGRAVE (52)
The Last Twilight, for chorus, brass and percussion
From One to Another, for viola and fifteen strings
LEIGHTON (51)
Fantasy on a Chorale for violin and organ
Missa de Gloria, organ solo
Columba, opera
Animal Heaven, for soprano, recorder, cello and harpsichord
Missa Cornelia, for treble voices and organ
PREVIN (51)
Principals, for orchestra
Reflections, for orchestra
TAKEMITSU (50)
Far Calls Coming Far, for violin and orchestra
WILLIAMSON (49)
Symphony No 5, Aquero
Lament in memory of Lord Mountbatten of Burma, for violin and string orchestra
Little Mass of St Bernadette, for voices and organ
Ode for Queen Elizabeth, for string orchestra
Choric Hymn, for mixed chorus
Konstanz Fanfare, for brass, percussion and organ
Richmond Fanfare, for brass, percussion and organ
GOEHR (48)
Sinfonia, for orchestra
MEALE (48)
String Quartet
PENDERECKI (47)
Symphony No 2
BIRTWISTLE (46)
On the Sheer Threshold of the Night, choral
DAVIES, P. M. (46)
Cinderella, children's opera
The Yellow Cake Revue, for voice and piano
A Welcome to Orkney, for chamber ensemble
Little Quartet, for string quartet
Symphony No 2
Farewell to Stromness, piano interlude from The Yellow Cake Revue
Yesnaby Ground, piano interlude from The Yellow Cake Revue
SCHNITTKE (46)
Minnesang, for chorus (1980-1)
Symphony No 2 St Florian
MAW (45)
The Ruin, for SATB and solo horn
SALLINEN (45)
Song Around a Song, for children's choir
BENNETT (44)
Harpsichord Concerto
Metamorphoses, octet
Puer Nobis, for chorus
BLAKE (44)
Capriccio, for seven players
REICH (44)
My Name Is - Ensemble Portrait (Octet), for tape
BEDFORD (43)
Fridiof's Saga, school opera
Requiem, for soprano solo, chorus and orchestra
Fridiof Kennings, for saxophone quartet
CROSSE (43)
A Year and a Day, for solo clarinet
String Quartet
Harvest Songs, for choir and orchestra
Voice from the Tomb, for medium voice and piano
McCABE (41)
Siberia, for unaccompanied chorus
Violin Concerto No 2
Portraits, for flute and piano
Dances for trumpet and piano
Mosaic (Study No 6), for piano
COWIE (37)
Harlequin, for solo harp
The Falls of Clyde, for two pianos
Commedia Lazzis, for guitar
Concerto for orchestra
Madrigals, for twelve voices
Leonardo, for chamber orchestra
Symphony No 1 ('The American')
Kelly, opera
Kelly - Nolan - Kelly, for clarinet in A
Kelly Variations, for piano
FERNEYHOUGH (37)
Funerailles Version II, for harp and strings
String Quartet No 2
HOLLOWAY (37)
Ode for four winds and strings
Wherever We May Be, five songs for soprano and piano (1980-1)
TAVENER (36)
Risen! for chorus and orchestra
Sappho: Lyrical Fragments, for two sopranos and strings
FINNISSY (34)
Lord Melbourne, for soprano, clarinet and piano
Green Bushes, for contralto and piano
Piano Concerto No 5
Boogie-Woogie, for piano
Nancarrow, for piano
Moon's Goin' Down, for solo voice or instrument
Piano Concerto No 6 (1980-1)
Nobody's Jig, for string quartet
Whitman, for voice and instruments (1981)
PATTERSON (33)
Sing Praises!, for chorus and orchestra
At the Still Point of the Turning World, for ensemble
Deception Pass, for brass ensemble
BERKELEY, M. (32)
American Suite, for flute, recorder and cello/bassoon
Chamber Symphony
Uprising, symphony in one movement
OLIVER (30)
The Key to the Zoo, for narrator and instruments
The Child from the Sea, for solo, chorus and orchestra
Wedding Anthem, for treble voices and organ
A String of Beads, for chorus and orchestra
Jacko's Play, children's operetta
A Man of Feeling, for soprano, baritone and piano
MULDOWNEY (28)
Piano Trio
Five Theatre Poems, for baritone and piano
String Quartet No 2
From 'Little Gidding', for baritone, treble and piano
Theatre Poems, for mezzo and ensemble

1981
THOMSON, V. (85)
Nineteen Piano Portraits
BERKELEY, L. (78)
Bagatelles for two pianos
RAINIER (78)
Concertante for Two Winds, for oboe, clarinet and orchestra
MACONCHY (74)
Piccola Musica, for violin, viola and cello
Trittico, for two oboes, bassoon and harpsichord
Little Symphony
CARTER (73)
In Sleep, In Thunder, for tenor and fourteen instruments
GILDER (70)
Three Pastorals, for orchestra
LUTOSLAWSKI (68)
Grave, for cello and piano
PANUFNIK (67)
Sinfonia Votura
GINASTERA (65)
Piano Sonata No 2
BERNSTEIN (63)
Halil, for flute and orchestra
SHAPEY (60)
Fanfare for brass quintet
FOSS (59)
Solo, for piano solo
Solo Observed, for piano and three instruments or for orchestra
HAMILTON (59)
Symphony No 3, Spring
Symphony No 4
La Ricordanza, for tenor and orchestra
The Morning Watch, for mixed chorus and ten wind instruments
NONO (57)
Das Atmende Klarsein, for bass flute and small chorus
Fragment from Prometheus, for three sopranos, chorus, bass flute, bass clarinet and tape
BERIO (56)
La Vera Storia, suite for orchestra
Accordo, for four groups of musicians
Chorale on Sequence VIII, for ensemble
Sequence IXb, for alto saxophone
BOULEZ (56)
Répons, for soloists, tape and ensemble
FELDMAN (55)
Bass Clarinet and Percussion
JOSEPHS (54)
The Brontes, overture
Eight Aphorisms, for trombone octet
Quartet
Prelude in honour of Joseph Haydn
String Quartet No 4
Testimony, toccata for organ
Blessings, for chorus and organ
Spring Songs, for chorus
MUSGRAVE (53)
Peripeteia, for orchestra
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, radio opera
LEIGHTON (52)
Household Pets, for piano
These are Thy Wonders, for high voice and organ
TAKEMITSU (51)
Rain Tree, for three keyboards
Towards the Sea, for alto flute and guitar
A Way Alone, for string quartet
WILLIAMSON (50)
Josip Broz Tito, for baritone and orchestra
Fontainbleau Fanfare, for brass, percussion and organ
Mass of the People of God
GOEHR (49)
Deux Etudes, for orchestra
Behold the Sun, for soprano, vibraphone and chamber ensemble
SHCHEDRIN (49)
Supplice de Pougatchev, for choir a cappella
Stanzas from Eugene Onegin, for choir a capella
The Frescoes of Dionysus, for nine instruments
Notebook for Youth, fifteen pieces for piano
BIRTWISTLE (47)
Pulse Sampler, for oboe and claves
DAVIES, P. M. (47)
The Medium, monodrama for mezzo-soprano Piano Sonata
The Rainbow, music-theatre for children
Hill Runes, for guitar
The Bairns of Brugh, for chamber ensemble
Tenor arias from The Martyrdom of St Magnus
Salome, reduction of ballet score for theatre orchestra
Little Quartet No 2, for string quartet
Lullabye for Lucy, for mixed chorus
Brass Quintet
Seven Songs, for children's voices
MATHIAS (47)
Rex Gloriae, for unaccompanied voices
SCHNITTKE (47)
Two Little Piecesfor Organ
String Quartet
Violin Concerto No 4 (1981-2)
MAW (46)
Flute Quartet
Summer Dances, for youth orchestra
BENNETT (45)
Six Tunes for the Instruction of Singing-birds, flute solo
Music for string quartet
Impromptu on the name of Haydn, for piano
Sonatina for clarinet solo
Noctuary, ballet, for piano
Vocalise, for soprano and piano
Isadora, ballet
REICH (45)
Tehillim, for voices and ensemble
BEDFORD (44)
Alleluia Timpanis (revised)
Prelude for a Maritime Nation, for orchestra
Ocean Star a Dreaming Song, for youth orchestra
Symphony for twelve musicians
Wind Sextet
String Quartet
Vocoder Sextet
Elegy and Caprice, for oboe and piano
Toccata for piano
Sonata in One Movement, for piano
CROSSE (44)
Elegy and Scherzo Alla Marcia, for string orchestra
Wildboy, ballet score
Fear No More, for oboe, oboe d'amore and cor anglais
Peace for Brass
Dreascanon 1, for choir, piano and percussion
McCABE (42)
Desert I: Lizard, for woodwind and percussion
Desert II: Horizon, for ten brass instruments
Afternoons and Afterwards, for piano
Music's Empire, for soli, chorus and orchestra
COWIE (38)
Kelly Choruses, for voices and harp
Choral Symphony (Symphonies of Rain, Sea and Speed) (1981-2)
FERNEYHOUGH (38)
Lemma - Icon - Epigram, for piano
Superscripto, for solo piccolo
HOLLOWAY (38)
Clarissa Symphony, for soprano, tenor and orchestra
Sonata for Violin Solo
Brand, dramatic ballad for soli, chorus, organ and orchestra
The Lovers' Well, for bass-baritone and piano
From Hills and Valleys, for brass band (1981-2)
Men Marching, for brass band (1981-2)
TAVENER (37)
Prayer for the World, for sixteen solo voices
Funeral Ikos, for chorus
Mandelion, for organ
Trisagion, for brass quintet
The Great Canon of the Ode to Saint Andrew of Crete for chorus
FINNISSEY (35)
Piano Concerto No 7
Kelir, for six voices
Tree Setting, for piano
Jisele, for ensemble
Reels, for piano
White Rain, for piano or clavichord
Duru-Duru, for mezzo, flute, percussion and piano
Stomp, for accordion
An-dimironnai, for solo cello
Keroiylu, for oboe, bassoon and piano
Yalli, for solo cello
Terekkeme, for solo cembalo
Rushes, for piano
PATTERSON (34)
The Canterbury Psalms, for chorus and orchestra
Concerto for orchestra
BERKELEY, M. (33)
String Quartet No 1
String Quartet No 2
Wessex Graves, for voice and harp
Flames, for orchestra (1981-2)
OLIVER (31)
Wind Octet Mass for unaccompanied chorus
MULDOWNEY (29)
In Dark Times, for soli and ensemble
Sports et Divertissements, for reciter and ensemble

1982
ORFF died
JACOB (87)
Flute Concerto No 2, for flute and strings
SESSIONS (86)
Concerto for orchestra
THOMSON, V. (86)
Ten Etudes for piano
COPLAND (82)
Midday Thoughts, for piano
Proclamation, for piano
WALTON (80)
Passacaglia, for solo cello
Prologo e Fantasia, for orchestra
BERKELEY, L. (79)
Mazurka for piano
Sonnet for high voice and piano
Faldon Park, opera
MACONCHY (75)
My Dark Heart, for soprano and ensemble
Wind Quintet
LUTOSLAWSKI (69)
Mini Overture
PANUFNIK (68)
A Procession for Peace, for orchestra
GINASTERA (66)
Piano Sonata No 3
BERNSTEIN (64)
A Quiet Place and Trouble in Tahiti, opera (1982-4)
ROCHBERG (64)
String Quartet The Confi'dence Man, opera
ARNOLD (61)
Trumpet Concerto
HAMILTON (60)
Love is Life's Spring, for soprano and piano
The Passion According to St Mark, for soli and chorus
Lancelot, opera (1982-3)
LIGETI (59)
Trio for violin, horn and piano
Three Fantasies, for choir a capella
Magyar Studies, for choir a capella
NONO (58)
Donde Estas Hermano?, for female voices
Quando Stanno Morendo, for female vocal quartet, flute, cello and electronics
FELDMAN (56)
For John Cage, for violin and piano
Three Voices, for sopranos and tape
JOSEPHS (55)
High Spirits, overture
Percussion Concerto, with brass
Two Flute Studies
The Montgolfiers' Famous Flying Globe, operetta for schools
Viola Concerto
MUSGRAVE (54)
Fanfare, for brass quintet
LEIGHTON (53)
Fantasy-Octet, horn age to Percy Grainger
TAKEMITSU (52)
Grass, for male chorus
Rain Tree Sketch, for piano
Rain Spell, for flute, clarinet/ harp, piano and vibraphone
Rain Coming, for chamber orchestra
GOEHR (50)
Behold the Sun, opera (1982-4)
SHCHEDRIN (50)
Solemn Overture Concertino for chorus a cappella

1982
WOOD (50)
Symphony
DICKINSON (49)
The Unicorns, for soprano and brass band
DAVIES, P. M. (48)
Songs of Hoy, masque for children's voices
Sea Eagle, for horn
Image, Reflection, Shadow, for ensemble
Sinfonia Concertante for chamber orchestra
Organ Sonata
Tallis: Four Voluntaries, for brass quintet or band
Gesualdo: Two Motets, for brass quintet or band
March - The Pole Star, for brass quintet or band
MATHIAS (48)
Lux Aeterna, for soli, chorus, organ and orchestra
SalvatorMundi, for female choir, piano duet, percussion and strings
Antiphonies, for organ
SCHNITTKE (48)
Septet
Seid Nuchtern und Wachet . . ., cantata
MAW (47)
Night Thoughts, for solo flute
Spring Music, for orchestra (1982-3)
String Quartet No 2
SALLINEN (47)
Shadows, prelude for orchestra
BENNETT (46)
Anniversaries, for ensemble
Freda's Fandango, for ensemble
After Syrinx, for oboe and piano
Summer Music, for flute and piano
BLAKE (46)
String Quartet No 3
Change is Going to Come, for mezzo, baritone, chorus and four players
REICH (46)
Vermont Counterpoint, for ensemble and tape
BEDFORD (45)
The Juniper Tree, for soprano, recorder and harpsichord
CROSSE (45)
A Wake, for flute, clarinet, cello and piano
Trio: Rhymes and Reasons, for clarinet, cello and piano
McCABE (43)
Concerto for Orchestra
Desert III: Landscape, for violin, cello and piano
String Quartet No 4
Lamentation Rag, for piano
COWIE (39)
Kelly Ballet
Harp Concerto
Kate Kelly's Roadshow, music-theatre
Symphony No 2 ('The Australian')
FERNEYHOUGH (39)
Carceri d' Invenzione, for chamber orchestra
HOLLOWAY (39)
From Hills and Valleys, for brass band
Suite for saxophone
Anthem, for unaccompanied chorus
Women in War, revue for four female soloists and piano
Serenata Notturna, for four horns and small orchestra
Showpiece (Concertino No 4)
for fourteen players (1982-3)
TAVENER (38)
Towards the Son: Ritual Procession, for chamber orchestra
Doxa, for chorus
Lord's Prayer, for chorus
Mandoodles, for a young pianist
The Lamb, for unaccompanied chorus
FINNISSEY (36)
Warara, for tenor, flute, clarinet and two percussion
Aijal, for flute, oboe and percussion
Banumbirr, for ensemble
Tya, for ensemble
Mississippi Hornpipe, for violin and piano
Dilok, for oboe and percussion
Gerhana, for solo percussion
Anninnia, for soprano and piano
Ouraa, for ensemble (1982-3)
Lyrics and Limericks, for voice and piano (1982-3)
PATTERSON (35)
Sinfonia for strings
BERKELEY, M. (34)
Nocturne for flute, harp, violin, viola and cello
Piano Trio
Sonata in One Movement, for guitar
Gregorian Variations, for orchestra
The Romance of the Rose, for orchestra
Easter, anthem for choir, organ and brass
The Crocodile and Father William, for girls' choir

1983
GINASTERA, HOWELLS,
LUTYENS and WALTON died
RAINIER (80)
Grand Duo, for cello and piano
TIPPETT (78)
Festal Brass with Blues, for brass ensemble
MACONCHY (76)
Tribute, for violin and woodwinds
L'Horloge, for soprano, clarinet and piano
Music for strings
CARTER (74)
Triple Duo Changes, for guitar
LUTOSLAWSKI (70)
fp Symphony No 3
Chain 1, for small orchestra
PANUFNIK (69)
Arbor Cosmica, for twelve solo strings
ROCHBERG (65)
Oboe Concerto
NONO (59)
Guai Ai Gelidi Mostri, for two contraltos, ensemble and electronics
Homage to Gyorgy Kurtag, for contralto, bass tuba, flute and electronics
BERIO (58)
Song, for clarinet solo
FELDMAN (57)
Crippled Symmetry, for flute, piano and percussion
Clarinet and String Quartet
String Quartet No 2
HENZE (57)
Three Auden Songs, for tenor and piano
TAKEMITSU (53)
From far beyond Chrysanthemums and November fog, for violin and piano
Rocking Mirror Daybreak, for violin duo
Star Isle, for orchestra
Orion, for cello and orchestra
Towards the edge of dream, for guitar and orchestra (1983-4)
MEALE (51)
Aria from Voss, for soprano, baritone and orchestra
PENDERECKI (50)
Requiem, for soli, chorus and orchestra
BIRTWISTLE (49)
Deowa, for soprano and clarinet
Duet for Storab, for two flutes
DAVIES, P. M. (49)
Birthday Music for John, trio for flute, viola and cello
Into the Labyrinth, cantata
Sinfonietta Accademica, for chamber orchestra
MATHIAS (49)
Symphony No 2
Tantum Ergo, for choir and organ
Angelus, for women's voices
Alleluja! Christ is risen!, anthem
Horn Concerto
Missa brevis
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, for chorus and orchestra
Organ Concerto
Violin Sonata No 2
SCHNITTKE (49)
Schall und Hall, for trombone and organ
SALLINEN (48)
The Iron Age, suite for soprano, choir and orchestra
The King Goes Forth to France, opera
BENNETT (47)
Memento, for flute and string orchestra
Concerto for wind quintet
Guitar Sonata
Letters to Lindbergh, for female voices and piano duet
Seachange, for unaccompanied chorus
BLAKE (47)
Rise, Dove, for baritone and orchestra
REICH (47)
Eight Lines, arrangement of Octet for chamber orchestra
The Desert Music, for chorus and orchestra
BEDFORD (46)
The Valley Sleeper, the Children, the Snakes and the Giant, for orchestra
Five Diversions, for two flutes
CROSSE (46)
Wave Songs, for cello and piano
COWIE (40)
Missa Brevis (Mass for Peace)
Ancient Voices, for four voices
String Quartet No 3 ('Creative Arts Quartet')
String Quartet No 4 ('Australia II')
FERNEYHOUGH (40)
Adagissimo, for string quartet
HOLLOWAY (40)
Second Idyll for small orchestra
ViolaConcerto(1983 4)
Serenade in Eb for wind quintet and string quintet (1983-4)
TAVENER (39)
He Hath Entered the Heven, for unaccompanied trebles
To a Child Dancing in the Wind, for soprano, flute, harp and viola
FINNISSEY (37)
Vaudeville, for mezzo, baritone and ensemble
Australian Sea Shanties, for voices, recorders and piano
Soda Fountain for voices and cymbals
Ngano, for soli, chorus, flute and percussion (1983-4)
PATTERSON (36)
Mass of the Sea, for soli, chorus and orchestra
BERKELEY, M. (35)
Cello Concerto
Or Shall We Die? oratorio
MULDOWNEY (31)
Piano Concerto
The Duration of Exile, for mezzo and ensemble
A Second Show, for contralto and ensemble

1984
JACOB died
CARTER (75)
Canon For 4, 'Homage to William', for flute, bass clarinet, violin and cello
Riconoscenza, for solo violin
TAKEMITSU (54)
Vers l'arc en ciel, Palma, for guitar, oboe d'amore and orchestra
WOOD (52)
Piano Trio
DICKINSON (51)
Piano Concerto
DAVIES, P. M. (50)
Agnus Dei, for two sopranos, viola and cello
Sonatine for violin and cimbalom
Unbroken Circle, for ensemble
The Number 11 Bus, music theatre
Guitar Sonata
One Star, At Last, carol for chorus
Symphony No 3
BENNETT (48)
After Syrinx II, for marimba
Nonsense, for chorus and piano tuet
Five Sonnets of Louise Labé, for soprano and players
Lullay Mine Liking, for unaccompanied chorus
BEDFORD (47)
crotchet = 120, for bass clarinet and tape
HOLLOWAY (41)
Moments of Vision, cycle for speaker and four players
Romanza for oboe and strings
On Hope, cantata for soprano, mezzo and string quartet
TAVENER (40)
Sixteen Haiku of Seferis, for soprano, tenor and ensemble
Ikon of Light, for chorus and string trio
Little Missenden Calm, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn
Vigil Service, for a capella choir, four violins and organ
Chant, for solo guitar
Mini Song Cycle for Gina, for voice and piano
FINNISSEY (38)
Câtana, for ensemble
Delal, for trumpet and piano
BERKELEY, M. (36)
Funerals and Fandangos, for solo violin
Music from Chaucer, for brass quintet
Horn Concerto
KNUSSEN (32)
Higglety Pigglety Pop!, opera
MULDOWNEY (32)
Saxophone Concerto
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