Valid Works

VALID WORKS

M.A.P MUSICISTI ASSOCIATI PRODUZIONI – Milan/Italy
Norsk Noteservice  – Oslo/Norway (only Beyond Bayãt)

All compositions has been given its first performances, with the exeption of those marked with  (*)

Chamber- and orchestral music:

«Resurgence» *
(2017)
Violin and piano
M.A.P
Dedicated to Mauro Tortorelli and Angela Meluso
Reflections on music by Sivori, Grieg and Frank.
First performance Am Gaststeig 17th of Mars in Munich/Germany

«Galdr for sviktede kvinnfolk»* (Curse for betrayed women)
(2017)
Soprano and extended sinfonietta
M.A.P
Original Norwegian text Malin Kjelsrud
Built on a folks tune collected by Edvard Bræin. “Springar fra Kristiansund”
Dedicated to Ditte Bræin, Kjell Seim and Kristiansund sinfonietta
First performance 12th of Mars 2017. National jubilee concert for the Norwegian society of composers

«Influx»*
(2010-17)
Solo clarinet and ad lib performer controlled electronics (Antescofo/IRACAM Paris)
M.A.P
6’45’’
Dedicated to Hans Christian Bræin
First performance 12th of Mars 2017. National jubilee concert for the Norwegian society of composers

«Capriccio da Requiem»*
(2017)
Violin and extended sinfonietta
Built on Edvard Fliflet Bræin (1924-76) unfinished Violin Concerto from 1964.
M.A.P
14’00’’
Dedicated to Mauro Tortorelli and Kjell Seim
First performance 12th of Mars 2017. National jubilee concert for the Norwegian society of composers

«Hun tilhører ikke denne verden» (She doesn’t belong to this world – Hud II)
(2016)
Leading Guitar, Flute, Soprano, Harpsichord and Viola
M.A.P
9’00’’
Dedicated to Ole Martin Huser-Olsen
First performance 2nd of September 2016 in Sarpsborg/Norway

 «Presque Bleu» (Almost blue)
(2016)
Violine solo
M.A.P
4’00»
Dedicated to Madelene Berg
First performance 30th of May 2016 in Lausanne

«È notte sulla terra» (Det er natt på jorden / Night on earth)
(2016)
Baritone with string quartet
Original Norwegian text Torun Lian, Italian version by Else L’Orange and Maria Valeria D’Avino
Commissioned by Roma Tre Orchestra with support from Arts Council Norway (Fond for lyd og bilde).
M.A.P
15’00»
Dedicated do Professor Dr. Roberto Pujia in loving memory of his beloved wife and companion of life Margherita Callegarini.
First performed on Mars the 20th by Hartmut Schulz (baritone), David Simonacci, Fabiola Gaudio, Lorenzo Rundo, Marco Simonacci.

«Nunc Licet» (It is allowed) – acoustic version.
(2016)
obo, obo d’amore, cor angais (one player)
Written in occasion of Harald Lyches exhibitions in Norway «Four stations for painting»
With support from «Komponistenes vederlagsfond»
M.A.P
8’00»
Dedicated to Jan Bertelsen
Inspired by three paintings of Harald Lyche
1. «Lengsel» (Longing) and Michael Servetus (1509/11-1553),
2. «Bro» (Bridge) Giordano Bruno (1548 – 1600)
3. «Stråler» (Beams) Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772).
First performance: May 12th 2016, Galleri Semmingsen, Oslo

There are two other versions planned:
with «tape» and
live electronics controlled by the performer using Antescofo (IRAM-Centre Pompidou)

«Nessuno» (Ingen / Nobody)
(2011-2015)
Baritone with small percussion instruments and Viola.
Text Malin Kjelsrud Italian version by Edmondo Filippini.
M.A.P
4’00»
Dedicated to Hartmut Schulz and Maurizio Barbetti
First performance 6th of Mars 2016 in Rome

«Un ballo da sogno»  (A dance from a dream)
(2015)
M.A.P
Viola solo
3’00»
Dedicated to Maurizio Barbetti
First performance

«Livre de prières» (*) (The book of prayers)
(2014-2015)
M.A.P
Violon cello solo
12’00»
Dedicated to Rolf Petrich

«Finnischer Tango II»
(2008 – 2015)
Bariton and grand piano. Text Hans Magnus Enzensberger.
M.A.P
5’00”
Dedicated to Hartmut Schulz and Margita Linde
First performance February 6th 2016 in Oslo.

«Parole Nascoste»
(2015)
for viola solo
M.A.P
Duration 6’00»
Dedicated to Maurizio Barbetti
First performance in Remagen (Germany) on November the 8th 2015.

«Gradus»
(2015)
for guitar and violon cello
Duration 5’20»
Dedicated to Marianne Piepenstock (on her 90th birthday)
First performance by Andreas Koch and Rolf Petrich

«Bercause»
(2015)
for guitar solo
M.A.P
Dedicated to Rolf Karsten Mysen-Olsen
First performance on November the 7th 2015 during the «Høst Riss» festival in Sarpsborg.
Arranged by Ny Musikk (ISCM-Norway)

«Solitude»
(2015)
viola and grand piano
M.A.P
Duration 6’00»
First performance by Lorenzo Rundo and Lidia Dottore

«Time Quarry»

(2014)
for sinfonietta.
M.A.P
Duration 10’00»
Dedicated to Wilfried Krüger and Pegnitzschäfer Klangkonzepte

«Hud»
(2014)
for guitar solo
M.A.P
Duration approx. 9 minutes
Dedicated to Ole Martin Huser-Olsen

«Translucent Landscapes – Acedia IV» (*)
(2013) [under preparation – first performance during the Brass Wind Festival in September]
Eb-Horn (Alto Horn) Solo and Brass Band
M.A.P
Duration approx. 10 – 12 minutes.

«Zurückbleiben»
(2013)
Alto Saxophone Solo
M.A.P
0’40’’

«Acedia – I» (in memory of my mother Karen Sofie Koch – 1924-2013)
(2013)
English Horn
M.A.P
3’40’’

«Acedia – II» (*)
(2013)
Eb-Horn (Alto Horn)
M.A.P
3’40»

About Acedia I-V, see at the bottom of the Page.

«Sarabande» (*)
(2013)
Violin and Grand Piano – transcription of «Sarabande» from «Partita» (1998-99) for Leading Violine and Strings.
M.A.P
5’00’’

«Nemo» (*)
(2005-20013) [under preparation – first performance given by Hartmut Schulz during the Equinox Colgne Festival on the 20th of September 2013]
Baritone Voice Solo with Double Live Shaker and Triangle with metal beater played by the performer.
M.A.P
Duration approx. 5 minutes (?).

«Hommage an Edvard Hagerup Grieg – und Niccolo Castiglioni ist auch dabei»
(2010)
Flute and Grand Piano.
M.A.P
8´30”

«Carvings»
(2009)
Violine Solo (Dedicated to Malin)
M.A.P
9´15”

«Urban Rhapsody II»
(1997-2009) [under revision]
Tuba Solo
M.A.P
4’20”

 

«Le Tombeau de Schnittke»
(2008-2009) [under revision]
Violoncello solo and Sinfonietta.
M.A.P
14´00”

«Finnischer Tango Fragmente»
(2008) [under revision]
Soprano and Grand Piano. Text Hans Magnus Enzensberger.
M.A.P
5’00”

«Finnischer Tango»
(2008) [under revision]
Soprano and rand piano. Text Hans Magnus Enzensberger.
M.A.P
5’00”

«Translucence»
(2005-2006)
Brass Band
M.A.P
5´00”

«Versuch über Schatten, Farben und Licht»
(2001/2006)
Brass Band
M.A.P
12´00”

«Med hjelp fra mine brødre» original german text Wolfram Eicke  «Mit hilfe meiner Brüder». (With help from my Brethren). Translation by the composer.
(2004)
Mens Choir
M.A.P
3´00”

«Das ersehnte Licht»
(2002)
Small Orchestra
M.A.P
5´00”

«Rückblick»
(1997/2003)
Version for String Orchestra
M.A.P
8’30”

«Elegie»
(2002)
Violin and Grand Piano.
M.A.P
5’00”

«Beyond Bayãt»
(1999/2000) Millitary Band
(Noteservice)
2’22”

«Pesni i tanzi»
(1999)
Flute/Alto Flute, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, French Horn and Grand Piano.
13 pieces with different instrument combinations, where which compositions to play and the order is free.
M.A.P
24’00”

«Le mystère de la voix»
(1999)
Violoncello Solo
M.A.P
3’30”

«Partita»
(1998-99) Leading Violine and Strings.
M.A.P
12’30”

«Short Rhapsody» (*)
Millitary Band
(1998)
M.A.P
3’20”

«Rückblick» (*)
(1997) [Equinox Cologne on the 20th of September 2013]
String Quartet
M.A.P
8’30”

«Transitus»
(1997) Organ. (in memory my father Finn Koch – 1916-1997)
M.A.P
2´00”

«Urban Rhapsody»
(1997) [under revision]
Clarinet Solo
M.A.P
4’20”

«Liebeslied»
(1994-97 rev. 1999)
Small Symphony Orchestra
M.A.P
5’00”

«Watermusic»
(1996)
Fanfare for Two Solo Trumpets and Millitary Band.
M.A.P
2’40”

«Aura – Mikkelifassung»
(1996)
Version for 12 Solo Strings
M.A.P
9’10”

«Aura»
(1995)
String Orchestra or 16 Solo Strings
M.A.P
9’10”

«Sand»
(1987)
Bassoon, Actor and Tape. Original text Torun Lian.
M.A.P
15´00”

 

Fine art installations and theatre:

«Inside looking out» *
(2013)
M.A.P
Soundscapes to a fine art installation video by Malin Kjelsrud.
M.A.P
10’00″ loop.

«Only when the lights are out your in»
M.A.P
(2012) [under revision]
EA-composition. Original Text Malin Kjelsrud
1’40″

«iCandy»
(2012)
Soundscape for Kristin Rasmussens cheramic installation at Årbakka.
(continous loop)

«Dagen vender/Partage de midi»
(1988)
Theater music: Tape. Paul Claudel. Torshov Theatre (National Theatre).
Directed by Eirik Nilssen-Brøyn  [tape lost]

«Woyzeck»
(1988)
Theater music: Tape. Georg Büchner. Norwegian state theatre academy.
Directed by Eirik Nilssen-Brøyn [tape lost]

«Det øde landet/Wasteland»
(1987) metaperformance by Torun Lian over T.S Elliots poem. Norwegian state theatre academy. Theater music. Bassoon, percussion and Tape. Directed by Eirik Nilssen-Brøyn [score and tape lost]

Discography:

«Nine solos for nine violinists Aurora» ACD 5067

«21 Marches For The 21st Century» Simax Classics PSC 1163

«A Norwegian Rendezvous» Kristiansand Chamber Orchestra/Jan Stigmer. Compositions by Nordheim, Kvandal, Åm og Koch. INTIM Musik IMCD 065

Discografi Pop-Rock arrangements:

Finn Coren: «Mitt hjerte», (2011) Bard Records BACD 5

Lucifer Was: «The Crown of Creation» (2010), Transubstace Records TRANS050

Finn Coren: «I draumar fær du», (2008) Bard Records BACD-4

Lucifer Was: «Blues from Hellah», (2004) Transubstance Records TRANS001

A full moom in march: «Love’s Loneliness», (1990) Kirkelig Kulturverksted  FXCD/LP/MC 94

 

About Acedia I – V: There are planned five compositions in the Acedia series where two are finished until now (medio June 2013):

1.  «Acedia (I)» English Horn [finished]
2.  «Acedia (II)» Eb-Horn (Alto Horn) [finished]
3.  «Abschied» (Acedia III) Solo Orgel
4.  «Translusent Landscape» (Acedia IV) Eb-Horn (Alto Horn) and Brass Band
5.  «…komm selge Ruh…» (Acedia V) for English Horn, two Violins, Viola and two Violoncelli