Harrison Birtwistle


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... agm ... for 16 voices and 3 instrumental ensembles (1979)
17 Tate Riffs, for ensemble (2000)
An Imaginary Landscape for winds, percussion and bass (1971)
An Interrupted Endless Melody (1991) for oboe and orchestra
Angel Fighter for chamber chorus, tenor, countertenor and ensemble (2010)
Bach Measures, for ensemble (or chamber orchestra, 1996)
Bogenstrich Meditations on a poem of Rilke for baritone, violoncello and piano
Chronometer, electronic music (1971-72)
Earth Dances (1986)
Fields of Sorrow, for two sopranos, chorus and ensemble (1972)
For O, for O, the Hobby-Horse is Forgot, Ceremony for six percussionists (1976)
Hoquetus David, processing of motet by Guillaume de Machaut for sextet (1969)
In Broken Images (2011)
Keyboard Engine (2017/18)
Machaut a ma maniere, processing of works by Guillaume de Machaut for Orchestra (1988)
Melencolia I, for Clarinet, Harp and two string orchestras (1976)
Meridian, for mezzo-soprano, two female choirs and instruments (1970-71)
Nenia: The Death of Orpheus for soprano, 3 bass clarinets, crotales and piano (1970)
Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker for soprano and violoncello
Nomos (1968)
Ostinato with Melody for piano (2000)
Panic (1995) for alto saxophone, brass and percussion
Refrains and Choruses, for wind quintet (1957)
Ritual Fragment for chamber orchestra (1990)
Secret Theatre for chamber ensemble (1984)
Semper Dowland, semper dolens
Slow frieze (1996) for paino and ensemble
The Axe Manual for piano and percussion (2000)
The Corridor
The Perpetual Song of the Mechanical Arcadia (1977) for 14 instruments
The Triumph of Time for orchestra (1971)
Theseus Game for large ensemble with two conductors (2002)
Three Bach Arias, Rrocessing of the three arias by Johann Sebastian Bach for soloists and ensemble (2003-04)
Three Bach Fugues, Processing of the three fugues by Johann Sebastian Bach (`Art of Fugue`) for string quartet (2008)
Three Settings of Lorine Niedecker for soprano and violoncello
Tragoedia (1965)
Ut heremita solus, processing of motet by Johannes Ockeghem for sextet (1969)
Verses for Ensembles, for three instrumental ensembles (1968-69)
Virelai (Sus une fontayne)
Love Song of Dina and Nick, for the three English horns and harp.
Gawain, opera
The Cure, opera (2014-15)
The Io Passion, opera
The Last Supper, opera
The Mask of Orpheus, opera
The Minotaur, opera
The Second Mrs Kong, opera
Punch and Judy, opera
Trio for violin, violoncello and piano