COMPOSITIONS OF DENMAN MARONEY

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Blind Love (1987, rev. 2018)

Time's Out (2018)

Set Sea Sank (2018)

Whamapo (2017)

The Air Conditioned Nightmare (2017)

Isotrope (2017)

Peer to Peer (2016)

Primal Sympathy (2016)

Fowler's Better Blues (2007, rev. 2016)

Sea Set Wheat (2015)

Curl (2015)

Off Centerpiece (2014)

Vortex (2014)

Unknown Knowns  (2013)

Champ de Pulse (2013)

Arrhythmia (2013)

Epistrophy (T. Monk, arr. D. Maroney) (2013)

Mysterioso (T. Monk, arr. D. Maroney (2013)

Selonica (2012)

Sank Sea Set (2012)

Sombriety (2011)

Lattice (2010)

One Off, or Two (2010)

Claudius Smith (2009)

In Eden, I (2002, rev. 2008)

Udentity (2007)

Gamelan Around (2007)

Frogs (2005)

Undertones (2005)

Gaga (2004)

Kilter (2003)

MC (2002)

Double You (2002)

The Sea of Chairs (2002)

Jug (2001)

Fluxations (2000)

Music for Words, Perhaps (1999)

Pulse Field (1999)

Flux Time (1998)

UnCaged Bacchanale (1996)

Air Condition

Mean Times

Two Times

The Sea of Chairs

Holocaust Masque

Coming Apart

HIM

Chthonia

Pianoology

Red Sky

Clash of Times

Matter of Fact

Electra-cution, or, You're Under Orestes

Every Day

A Thought Revolved

The One

I'm Yours

Music for Unprepared Piano

Blip

Temporal Mass

More/Less

Detach & Retain

Social Security


MT

Mean Times (’95)

for tenor saxophone, trumpet, piano, bass, and drums
premiered by
Ellery Eskelin (tenor sax)
Herb Robertson (tpt)
composer (pno)
Mark Dresser (cb)
Phil Haynes (dr)
at Knitting Factory, New York NY 4/11/95

TT

Two Times (‘93)

for trumpet, voice, piano, bass and drums
commissioned by Roulette Intermedium
funded by New York State Council on the Arts
premiered by
Dave Douglas (tpt)
Theo Bleckmann (v)
composer (pno)
Mark Dresser (cb)
Phil Haynes (dr)
at Roulette, New York NY 3/19/93

AHM

A Holocaust Masque (’93)

for soprano, flute, violin, sampling keyboard and percussion
funded by
New York State Council on the Arts
Shapiro Family Foundation
Arts Council of Rockland
a musical score for a multimedia theater collage
by
Wally Glickman
Lenny Grob
Bill Hochhausen
Ernest Sherman
premiered by
Sheila Schonbrun (s)
Iris Brooks (fl)
Barbara Benary (vln)
composer (kb)
Darius Davenport (perc)
at Church of the Tabernacle at Intermedia Foundation, Garnerville NY
Feb. 1, 1992

CA 

Coming Apart ('92)

for gamelan
commissioned by Gamelan Son of Lion
funded by Meet the Composer
premiered by Gamelan Son of Lion
at Slow Down Café, Nyack NY 6/6/92

HIM

HIM (’91)

for voices, digital electronics & percussion
musical score for e.e. cummings' play
commissioned by Medicine Show Theater
funded by National Endowment for the Arts
premiered by
Medicine Show Theater
composer (electronics)
David Simons (percussion & electronics)
at Medicine Show Theater , New York NY '91

CHTH

Chthonia (’91)

for flutes, piano, bass and drums
funded by Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust
Premiered by
Robert Dick (flutes)
composer (piano)
Mark Dresser (bass)
Gerry Hemingway (drums)
at Alternative Museum, New York NY 3/6/91
recorded 
for Music & Arts CD 74 Tambastics
 
1:00 excerpt
 

P

Pianoology (’89)

for two digital sampling keyboards playing piano samples
premiered by J. Paul Taylor and composer
at Experimental Intermedia Foundation, New York NY 10/20/89

RS

Red Sky (’89)

for digital electronics
commissioned for a dance by Sin Cha Hong
premiered by composer and Sin Cha Hong Dance Co.
at 14th St. YWCA, New York NY ‘89

COT

Clash of Times (’88)

for string quartet
commissioned by Richard Greene
premiered by
Mia Wu, violin
Mary Rowell, violin
Marlow Fisher, viola
Michael Finckel, 'cello
at Greenwich House Music School, New York NY 11/16/88

MOF

Matter of Fact (’87)

for digital electronics and percussion
composed collaboratively with David Simons
commissioned for a dance by Sin Cha Hong
premiered by
composer
David Simons
at La Mama ETC, New York NY ‘87

EOYUO

Electra-cution, or, You're Under Orestes ('83)

for voices and piano
commissioned by Nimbus Dance Theater Company
funded by Jerome Robbins Foundation
premiered by composer and Nimbus Dance Theater Company
at Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh UK 8/83

ED

Every Day ('80)

for piano
music for a dance by Erin Martin
premiered by
composer
at Marymount Manhattan College '81

ATR

A Thought Revolved ('82)

for voices, brass, piano, bass and drums
poem by Wallace Stevens
premiered by

Shelley Hirsch (s)
Herb Robertson  (tpt, tb)
composer (t, pno)
Arthur Kell (cb)
David Simons (dr)

at Christ & St. Stephen's Church, New York NY '83
recorded for Innova CD 717 Music for Words, Perhaps ('10)

1:00 excerpt

IY

I’m Yours (’79)

for voice, piano, bass and drums
premiered by
Shelley Hirsch (s)
composer (pno)
Arthur Kell (cb)
David Simons (dr)
at Folk City, New York NY '81
recorded for Innova CD 717 Music for Words, Perhaps ('10)

1:00 excerpt

MFUP

Music for Unprepared Piano (’79)

for piano
funded by Creative Artists Public Service (CAPS) program of New York State Council on the Arts
premiered by composer 
at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, New York NY 9/15/80

BLIP

Blip ('75)

for saxophones, piano, bass and drums
premiered by
Roger Miller
Ben Miller
Larry Miller
composer
at Thomas Jefferson College, Grand Valley State Colleges, Allendale MI '75
recorded by
Ned Rothenberg (s sax)
composer (pno)
Reuben Radding (cb)
Michael Sarin (dr)
for Nuscope Records CD 1020 Gaga (’08)

1:00 excerpt

TM

Temporal Mass ('74)

for winds, strings, piano & percussion
Premiered at the Music Shed, Norfolk CT
by students of Yale Summer of Music & Art (YSSMA)
Duration 7:37

ML

More/Less ('73)

a realization of Plus/Minus by Karlheinz Stockhausen
for winds, strings, piano & percussion
premiered by students at Cal. Inst. of the Arts
conducted by Stephen Mosko '73

DAR

Detach & Retain ('73)

for piano, bass and drums
premiered by students at Cal. Inst. of the Arts
recorded by
Ned Rothenberg (s sax)
composer (pno)
Reuben Radding (cb)
Michael Sarin (dr)
for Nuscope Records CD 1020 Gaga (’08)
 
1:00 excerpt
 

SS

Social Security ('73)

for piano, bass and drums
premiered by students at Cal. Inst. of the Arts
recorded by
Ned Rothenberg (s sax)
composer (pno)
Reuben Radding (cb)
Michael Sarin (dr)
for Nuscope Records CD 1020 Gaga (’08)
 
1:00 excerpt