Jon Mostad

Jon Mostad

composer

 
 
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  3. Orchestral music

  4.     Choral music

  5.       Other vocal

  6.       Wind band

  7.       Instrumental chamber music

  8.       Solo works

  9.       Electro-acoustic / Sound-art

  10. W.P.=World premiere. Note that dates are given in English (not American) manner: dd.mm.yyyy.; NRK=Norwegian State Broadcasting

  11. Where no publisher is mentioned, scores and other material are available from the National Library of Norway Sheet Music.

  12. Like a Spring Rain (2222 - 4331 - timp. - 2 perc. - harp - str. - unison congregation singing ad lib. - el.bass ad lib.), 1992. Includes arrangement of Roberth Johansson: «He Will Come Upon Us».

  13.         Duration: Ca. 4'35”-5'.

  14.         W.P.: Oslo, 1993.

  15. Nocturne (3(1)3(1)3(1)3(1) - 4331 - 4 perc. (incl. timp.) - harp - piano and celesta (one player) - str.) 1988,

  16.         orchestration revised 2001 (= “1. Room” from “House”).

  17.         Duration: Ca. 8'30”-9'.

  18.         Honourable mention and recommendation for performance in Svenska Mässans and Göteborgs symfonikers

  19.         Nordic composition contest 1989.

  20. Fanfares and Arabesques (4(1)4(1)4(2)4(1) - 4431 - 4 perc. (incl. timp.) - harp - piano - str.) 1988 (composed from

  21.         “Entrance” and “2. Room” from “House”.)

  22.         Duration: Ca.13'.

  23.         Honourable mention and recommendation for performance in Svenska Mässans and Göteborgs symfonikers

  24.         Nordic composition contest 1989.

  25. The Light Shines in the Darkness... (4(1)4(1)4(1)4(1) - 4431 - timp. - 4 perc. - harp - piano/celesta - str.) 1986.

  26.         Duration: Ca.12'.

  27.         Commissioned by Ungdomssymfonikerne (The Youth Symphony Orchestra).

  28.         W.P.: Elverum 1986.

  29.         Recording: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, cond.: Michel Swierczewski. Aurora ACD 4978.

  30. House (4(2)4(2)4(2)4(1)-44(1)31-4 perc. (incl. timp.) - harp - piano/celesta - str.) 1982-85.

  31.         Duration: Ca. 25'30” - 26'. 

  32.         Recording: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, cond.: Michel Swierczewski. Aurora ACD 4978.

  33. Prelude (2(2)222 - 423(1)1 - 2 perc. - str.), 1978.

  34.         Duration: Ca. 5'30”.

  35.         W.P.: Trondheim 1980.

  36. Towards Balance (3(1)33(2)2 - 433(1)1 - 4 perc. incl. timp. - harp - piano/celesta (1 player) - str.), 1977-78.

  37.         Duration: Ca. 11'-11'30”.

  38.         W.P.: NRK/radio 1980.

  39.         Recording: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, cond.: Karsten Andersen. Philips 6529 130 / NC 4030. CD.:

  40.         NCDB 4948.

  41. Song for orchestra(3(1)3(1)3(1)3(1) - 433(1)1 - timp .- 3 perc.- celesta - harp - str.), 1973.

  42.         Duration: Ca. 7'30”.

  43.         W.P.: Piteå, Sweden 1974.

  44.         Recording: London Philharmonic Orchestra, cond.: Kjell Ingebretsen. Philips 6529 130. / NC 4030. CD:

  45.         Aurora ACD 4960.

  46. With solo instrument:

  47. Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra (2(1)12(1)1 - 2110 - 2 perc. - piano - 4 vl., 2vle., 2 vcl., 2 db.; alternative

  48.         version with orchestral string section. 1988-90.

  49.         Duration: Ca. 22'-22'15”.

  50.         Commissioned by Oslo Sinfonietta.

  51.         Recording: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, cond.: Michel Swierczewski. Solo: Øystein Birkeland,

  52.         Aurora ACD 4978.

  53. With recitation, vocal soloists, choir, and soundtrack:

  54. Were You There,When They Crucified My Lord? The Story of Jesus’ Suffering, Death, and Resurrection

  55. According to St. Mark for narrator, vocal soloists (S,T,B) mixed choir, and orchestra (2(1)2(1)2(1)1-222(1)0-

  56.         2 perc. - piano-strings-soundtrack), 1998-2003. (Soundtrack completed 2005; revisions of the score 2011; 2014-15.)

  57.         Duration: Ca 71-72'.

  58.         Text (Engl.): The Bible (NIV) and negro spiritual.

  59. School orchestra:

  60. I Gamlebyen (In the Old Town), miniature suite for school orchestra (variable instrumentation, the score written for

  61.         2 fl., 2 cl., fr. hn., trp., trbn., perc., piano, str.) 1986-87.

  62.         Duration: Ca. 8'05”-8'25”.

  63.         Commissioned by the Orchestra of Fredrikstad Municipal Music School.

  64.         W.P.: Fredrikstad 1988.

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