David Lipten, Composer: Works

-- Solo --

Snap for piano (2') 2005

  • Premiered Nov. 2005 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by Scott Walton
  • Performed Feb. 2007 - Festival of New Music, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL by Robert VanLandingham
  • Performed Mar. 2008 - CMS South Central-Southern SuperRegional Conference, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA by Kadisha Onalbayeva
  • Performed Jun. 2008 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Sacramento, CA by the Empyrean Ensemble
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Ever Since for piano (4') 2004

  • Premiered Feb. 2005 - University of Richmond, Richmond, VA by Scott Walton
  • Performed Mar. 2005 - Adelphi University, Garden City, NY by Sidney Marquez Boquiren
  • Performed Nov. 2005 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by Scott Walton
  • Performed Feb. 2007 - Festival of New Music, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL by Robert VanLandingham
  • Performed Mar. 2008 - CMS South Central-Southern SuperRegional Conference, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA by Kadisha Onalbayeva
  • Performed Jun. 2008 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Sacramento, CA by the Empyrean Ensemble
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Best Served Cold for piano (2') 2003

  • Premiered Oct. 2003 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by Christopher Adler
  • Performed Oct. 2003 - Athenaeum Library, San Diego, CA by Christopher Adler
  • Performed Feb. 2004 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by Christopher Adler
  • Performed Feb. 2005 - University of Richmond, Richmond, VA by Scott Walton
  • Performed Apr. 2005 - Durham, NC by Christopher Adler and Pulsoptional
  • Performed Nov. 2005 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by Scott Walton
  • Performed Feb. 2007 - Festival of New Music, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL by Robert VanLandingham
  • Performed Mar. 2008 - CMS South Central-Southern SuperRegional Conference, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA by Kadisha Onalbayeva
  • Performed Jun. 2008 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Sacramento, CA by the Empyrean Ensemble
  • Download Audio (MP3; 2.6 MB)
  • Download Score Excerpt (Adobe PDF)

-- Duo --

Time Served for violin and guitar (4') 2004-05

Skein for two violins (5') 1999

  • Premiered Nov. 2000 - Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI by Galina Adzhuntseva and Evgeniy Sporov, violins

-- Trio --

Whorl for Bb clarinet, violin and piano (10') 2001-02

Slipstream for flute, electric guitar and mallet percussion (5') 2002

  • Premiered Jan. 2003 - Athenaeum Library, San Diego, CA by NOISE
  • Performed Mar. 2003 - University of San Diego, San Diego, CA by NOISE
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Prolepsis for violin, cello and piano (15') 1993

  • Premiered June 1995 - "June in Buffalo" Composers Conference, Buffalo University, Buffalo, NY by the New York New Music Ensemble
  • Selected for the College Music Society Concert of Works by CMS Composers

-- Quartet --

Ictus for string quartet (15') 2000-01

  • Premiered Sep. 2001 - Mt. Pleasant, MI by the Chester Quartet
  • Performed Nov. 2001 - South Bend, IN by the Chester Quartet
  • Performed Mar. 2002 - Greater Lansing Symphony Orchestra Chamber Series, East Lansing, MI by the Chester Quartet
  • Performed Mar. 2005 - Cook-DeWitt Chapel, Allendale, MI by the Perugino Quartet
  • Performed August 23, 2008 at the Portland Chamber Music Festival
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-- Sextet --

Gyre for flute, Bb clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion (20') 1996-97

Vicissitude for flute, bass clarinet, viola, cello, piano, percussion (5') 1994

  • Premiered July 1994 - Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO by the Aspen Contemporary Music Ensemble

-- Choral and Vocal --

Time's Dream for chorus - texts by E.E. Cummings (8') 2003

Without a Word - 6 songs with texts by Pablo Neruda for flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, horn, trombone, piano, percussion, violin, viola, cello and baritone (30') 1995

  • Premiered Dec. 1995 - Duke University, Durham, NC

How To for chorus (SATBB) - texts by William Reichard (20') 2012-13

-- Orchestra --

Rhapsody for large orchestra 1998

Scores/Parts available at J.W. Pepper: www.jwpepper.com/myscore/davidlipten.

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