.: Compositions

Piano compositions

  • Three Pieces: Ed. Maurer Brussel.(1970)
  • Per Piano solo: Ed. Composers Management.(1972)
  • Four Miniatures: Ed. Andel Oostende.(1973)
  • Toccatella: Ed. Centre, now, Composers Management.(1979)
  • Piano Suite for the Youth: Ed. Maurer.(1979)
  • Sonatine: Ed. Maurer.(1988)
  • 'A Suite without Dances' for young and other pianists: Ed. Golden River Music. (1996)

Instrumental solo pieces

  • 'Sonatina for Viola solo': Composers Management.(1964)
  • 'Five Bagatelles for Flute solo': Composers Management. (1978)
  • 'Thoughts on a Theme� for Contrabass solo. Ed. Andel, Ostend.(1979)
  • 'in un tempo' for Tenor Tuba solo . Ed. CeBeDem.(1983)
  • ' Sonata for Bass Tuba solo' . Ed. CeBeDem .(1984)
  • 'Inquieto' for Tenor Tuba solo. Ed. CeBeDem . (1991)
  • 'Prelude and Dance' for Carillon. The Courtrai' Carillon Book n� 1).(1994)
  • 'Phantasia' for Contrabass solo. Composers Management.(2002)
  • 'Tombeau' for Organ (Homage to Herman Roelstraete). Composers Management. (2005)
  • For Violoncello solo. (2015)

Chamber Music

  • 'Trio for Woodwinds', Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon. Composers Management.(1971)
  • 'Fantasia' for Clarinet and Piano. Also available for Flute-, Oboe-, Sax Alto- and Bassoon solo and Piano. Ed. Andel, Ostend.(1973)
  • 'Two Pieces for Cello and Piano' Ed. CeBeDem.(1975)
  • 'Divertimento' for Clarinet and Piano. Composers Management.(1976).
  • 'Sonatina for two Clarinets solo. Ed. CeBeDem(1977).
  • 'Ballad for Trumpet and Piano. Composers Management.(1978)
  • 'Improvisation I' for Violin and Piano. Ed. Andel, Ostend.1979)
  • 'Improvisation II' for Viola and Piano. Ed. Andel, Ostend(1979)
  • 'Improvisation III' for Cello and Piano. Ed. Andel, Ostend(1979)
  • 'Sonatina for Violin and Piano. Ed. Maurer.(1980)
  • 'Sonata for two Pianos. Ed. CeBeDem.(1982)
  • 'Ascension' for Soprano voice and Sax Alto. Composers Management.(1982)
  • 'Quartet Movement' for three Tenor Tubas and Bass Tuba. Composers Management. (1983)
  • 'Saxophone Quartet' for Soprano-, Alto-, Tenor- and Baritone Sax. Composers Management. (1984)
  • 'Clarinet Quartet' for two clarinets in es and bes, Clarinet Alto in es and Bass Clarinet in bes. A transcription of the preceding saxophone quartet. Composers Management.(1992)
  • ' Sonata' for Viola and Piano. Composers Management.(1985)
  • 'Sonata' for Cello and Piano. A transcription of the preceding piece. Composers Management.(1995)
  • 'Trombone Quartet' for three Tenor Trombones and Bass Trombone. Composers Management.(1986)
  • 'Five Concert Preludes' for Oboe and Piano. Composers Management.(1990)
  • 'Five Movements for Woodwind Quintet', Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, bassoon and Horn in F. Composers Management.(1993)
  • 'Riflessioni per Contrabbasso e Pianoforte'. Composers Management. (1994)
  • '13 Miniature per Flauto o Ottavino e Quartetto d�Archi'. Composers Management.(1998)
  • 'A Kaleidoscope alike...', octet for four woodwind players and four string players. Composers Management.(2010)
  • 'Six Songs' for a High Voice and an ensemble consisting of Clarinet in es and bes, Violin, Cello and Piano on Dutch poems by Hans Andreus. Composers Management. (1997). No translation available.

Ensemble compositions

  • 'Intrada I and II' for Brass, i.m. two Trumpets and Tenor Trombone. Composers Management. (1971)
  • 'Triptych' for Flute, Oboe and eight String Players. Composers Management.(1974)
  • Triptych for Clarinet in es, Clarinet in bes and eight String Players. A transcription of the preceding piece. Composers Management.(2004)
  • 'Entrata for large Brass ensemble' (4,4,4,1 and percussion). Composers Management. (1980)
  • 'Introduzione e Ciaccona' for Brass and Percussion. Composers Management.(1986)
  • 'Three Inventions for String Ensemble' (4,4,3,2,1). Composers Management. (1986).
  • 'Due Contrasti' (1995) for large Brass Ensemble (4,4,4,1,+ Percussion). Composers Management.(1995).

Solo and Orchestra/Concert Band

  • 'Two Pieces' for Cello solo and Orchestra (1,1,1,1,1+4,4,3,2,1) Composers Management. (1996) An orchestration of the two pieces for cello and piano.
  • ' Divertimento for Clarinet and Concert Band.Transcription.Composers Management. (2006)
  • 'Concerto for Violin solo and Orchestra(1988) (3,3,3,3,4,3,3,1 + percussion and Strings).Composers Management. (1988).
  • ' Five Concert Preludes' for Oboe solo and Symphonic Orchestra. Transcription. Composers Management. (2010).
  • 'Five Concert Preludes' for Oboe solo and Concert Band. Transcription. Composers Management. (1991).
  • 'Concerto for Vibraphone, Marimba, Xylophone and Orchestra'. Ed. CeBeDem. (1994).
  • ' Concerto for Cello and Orchestra' (2,2,2,2/4,2,3,1, perc. and Strings). Composers Management. (2003-2006).

Orchestral Works

  • Quattro Movimenti per Grand�Orchestra (4,4,4,4;4,4,4,4; + strings and perc.) VRT Library. (1974)
  • Sonata for Orchestra (3,3,3,3;4,3,3,1 + strings and percussion) VRT Library. (1976)
  • Porque, Habanera and Moto perpetuo. An orchestration of three piano pieces for piano by Jean Decadt (2,2,2,2;4,2,2,1, perc. and strings) VRT Library. Version 2011.Composers Management.
  • 'Due Pitture' for large Orchestra (3,3,3,3;4,3,3,1 + Percussion, Piano and Strings). Ed. CeBeDem.(1989)
  • Concerto grosso per grand�orchestra d�archi (16,16,12,10,8) VRT Library. (1995)
  • Concerto grosso per orchestra d�archi (Arrangement for chamber orchestra of the preceding piece). (4,4,3,2,1). Composers Management.(1995)
  • Tre Pezzi per Orchestra d�Archi (4,4,2,2,1). Composers Management.(1995)
  • Sinfonia piccola per Orchestra d�Archi. (4,4,2,2,1) Composers Management.(1996)
  • Out of Darkness. A Sketch for Orchestra (2,2,2,2;4,2,2,1; perc. + strings.). Composers Management.(2003)

Concert Band Compositions

  • Divertimento for Clarinet and Concert Band. A transcription by the composer.Composers Management.(2006)
  • Due Pitture: A transcription for Concert Band from the original for Symphony orchestra. Ed. Dekat.(1992)
  • Five Concert Preludes for Oboe solo and Concert Band. A transcription from the original version for Oboe and piano. Composers Management.(1991)
  • Concerto for Concert Band. Composers Management.(1997)
  • 'Préludes pour piano' by Claude Debussy orchestrated for Concert Band. First and Second Book. Composers Management. (2009)
  • 'A Suite without Dances' orchestrated for Concert Band. Composers Management. (2010)

Song Cycles

  • 'Regina', a song cycle for Baritone or Alto and Piano on poetry by Jacques Coryn. Only the Dutch version is available. Composers Management.(1974)
  • 'Six Songs for High Voice and Piano' on poems by Hans Andreus. Composers Management.(1995) Only the Dutch version is available.
  • 'Ascension' for High Voice and Saxophone Alto on a French Poem by the painter Octave Landuyt. Composers Management.(1982) Only the French version is available.
  • Six Songs for high voice and Stringquartet on poems by Hans Andreus.

Solo voices, choir and ensemble/orchestra

  • 'Opus: Mens' for mixed choir, soprano-, baritone solo and instrumental ensemble on poetry by Jacques Coryn, composed after a polyptych by the painter Marcel Notebaert. This painting is to be found at the entrance of the faculty of literature and Philosophy of the K.U.L.A.K at Courtrai. Composers Management.(1987) Only the Dutch version is available.
  • 'Winds of Dawn' also Missa da pacem: An evening filling concert mass for soprano-, tenor- and baritone solo, children's choir, mixed choir and orchestra. The score and parts are to be found at the library of the 'Symphony Orchestra of Flanders' Bruges. Also Composers Management.(1998, created in 2000). In this piece the proprium of the death-mass has been mixed up with a choice of European poetry kept in the original language.
  • 'Deux mille regretz': A musical evocation of the last years of Carlos Quinto of Spain at Yuste for reciter, mixed choir a cappella and an ensemble of renaissance instruments, based on sonnets out of 'De Vlinderboom' by Anton Van Wilderode. Composers Management. (1999, creation 2000). Only six out of fourteen a cappella songs have been translated and exist in an English version.

Mixed Choir a cappella

  • 'Van Teo, voor Teo': two songs for five solo voices on poems by Teo Van Esch. Composers Management.(1977) Only the Dutch version is available.
    • Springtime
    • I.D.A.
  • 'Landschappen en Stillevens': five songs for mixed choir a cappella on poems by Paul Van Ostajen, Rooland Jooris and Gust Gils. Only available in Dutch. Composers Management (1986)
    • Derde Groteske (P.Van Ostajen)
    • Donk 2 (R.Jooris)
    • Avond (P.Van Ostajen)
    • Berceuse nr. 2 (Van Ostajen)
    • Standbeeld (G.Gils)
  • 'Four serious Songs for mixed choir a cappella, the first and second song are on Dutch poems by Dirk Blockeel and Hendrik Marsman, the third and fourth are composed on poems by James Joyce. (1991).
    • Kerstmis 1986 (D.Blockeel)
    • Paradise regained (H.Marsman)
    • She weeps over Rahoon (J.Joyce)
    • Night piece (J.Joyce)
  • �Drie Oudnederlandse Kerstliederen� adapted for four- and five mixed voices a cappella choir. Ed. CeBeDem (1991).
    • Een alre lieffelycken een
    • In Jesus name
    • Laet ons met herten reyne
  • 'A Letter to the World', five songs for mixed choir a cappella on poems by Emily Dickinson Composers Management (1993).
    • A Letter to the World
    • Pain
    • Wild Nights
    • Some keep the Sabbath
    • I'm nobody
  • 'Triptiek der Deernis', three songs for mixed choir on Flemish poems by Luuk Gruwez. Composers Management. (1998) Only the Flemish version is available.
    • Estetika
    • Sourdine
    • The Crazy Horse Saloon
  • 'Maria Vasalistriptiek', three songs for mixed choir a cappella on Dutch poems by Maria Vasalis ( Homage to Herman Roelstraete) Ed. Euprint (2005).
    • Ster
    • Carillon
    • Sotto voce
  • 'There is another Sky': Song cycle for mixed choir a cappella on poems by Emily Dickinson. Composers Management.(2005)
    • There is another Sky
    • I will tell you how the Sun rose
    • Nobody knows this little Rose
    • A Slash of blue
    • Because I could not stop for Death
  • 'Due Cantici', for mixed choir a cappella on 'Laude delle creature' by San Francesco and 'Cantico del Sole' by Ezra Pound. Composers Management.(2005).
  • 'A Meeting with' ,1st volume. Three songs for mixed choir a cappella on poems by Emily Dickinson, Alexander Pushkin and James Joyce. Composers Management.(2005)
    • Let down the Bars, Oh Death
    • I loved you
    • On the beach at Fontana
  • 'A Tribute to William Blake': A song cycle of eight songs for mixed choir a cappella and bass-baritone solo. Composers Management.(2006)
    • Piping down
    • The Blossom
    • A Dream
    • Hear the Voice
    • The sick Rose
    • The Fly
    • The Tyger
    • Oh! The Sunn-flower.
  • Five Songs on Poems by Li T'ai Po for mixed Choir a cappella. (SSAATTBB) Copyright: Roland Coryn (2010).
    • Autumn River song
    • The Forge
    • Summer in the Mountains
    • Gazing at the Cascade at Lu Mountain,
    • Alone looking at the Mountain
  • A Meeting with ... 2nd Volume. Three songs on poems by James Joyce, Li T'ai Po and Joyce Kilmer for mixed choir a cappella. Composers Management.(2011)
    • Sleep now, O Sleep Now (SATB)
    • You ask why SAATB)
    • Trees SSAATTBB)
  • 'Death be not proud' for mixed choir a cappella (S.A.T.B.) on a poem by John Donne. Compulsory piece on the International Choir Contest of Maasmechelen 2007.
  • 'Song' for mixed choir a cappella (S.A.T.B.) on a poem of the same name by William Blake. Compulsory piece for the pennant series in Neerpelt (2008).
  • 'A Game of Fives' for mixed choir a cappella (SATB) on a poem by Lewis Carroll. Composers Management (2008).
  • Ave Maria for mixed choir a cappella.(SATB) Ed. CeBeDem (1992).
  • 'Psalm VII', Domine Deus in te speravi' for mixed choir a cappella(S.A.T.B.) Ed. Koor en Stem Antwerp).
  • 'Life' for mixed choir a capella on a poem by Charlotte Bronte (SSAATTBB) 2011.
  • 'Sneeuw' for mixed choir a cappella on a poem by the Flemish poet, Roland Jooris (SSAATTBB) 2011.
  • 'Memorial for Doomed Youth'. Song cycle for mixed chorus of eight voices a cappella on poems by Ivor Gurney, August Stramm and Wilfred Owen, written in prospect of the commemoration of the beginning of the Great War.
    • To his Love
    • Urtod
    • Anthem for Doomed Youth.
  • 'A Meeting with...' Op. 86 3td volume for mixed choir a cappella on poetry by Emily Dickinson and Adgard Allan Poe (2014)
    • On this wondrous Sea (3'27'')SATB
    • Alone (5'02'') SATB
    • Safe in their alabastrer Chambers (4'48'') SATB with Sopranino recorder ad lib.
  • Ein Treffen mit Heinrich Heine Op.87 Three songs for mixed choir a cappella on poetry by Heinrich Heine.(2014)
    • Ich hab' im Träum' geweinet (5'23'')
    • Das Meer erstrahlt im Sonnenschein (2'58'')
    • Fragen (4'29'')
  • 'Folksong adaptations' for mixed choir a cappella. Edition Euprint, Heverlee, Belgium. (2013)
    • Reyn Maegdeken in eeren.
    • O lacen, hoe macht wezen.

Female choir a capella

  • 'The Bells' for female choir a cappella (SSAA) on a poem by E.A.Poe, compulsory song on the Maasmechelen international choir contest 2007. Composers Management.
  • 'A Cradle Song' for female choir a cappella (SMA) on a poem by William Blake. Ed. Euprint, Heverlee Belgium. (2012)
  • 'Beeldspraak 1992 in 1993', five songs for equal voices a cappella on Flemish poems by Jan D'Haese. Ed. CeBeDem. (SSAA)
    • De Geliefden
    • De Indiaan
    • De Honden van Jos�
    • Ik heb u niet teruggevonden
    • Het regent God
  • 'Een Reke rijmkes en Nageldeuntjes', a suite for equal voices a cappella on children's rimes by Guido Gezelle. (SSAA) Ed. Euprint. Only available in Dutch. (2007)
    • Rijmkes allerhande
    • Gij wacht wellicht
    • Inke de vinke
    • Ach droomen, droomen
    • Hij hinkelde, hij winkelde
  • The Blossom, song for equal voices a cappella on a poem by William Blake. (SSAA)
  • 'La Ménagerie minuscule' Une suite de cinq chansons pour trois voix égales sur des poèmes presque absurdes de Robert Desnos.(2012) Ed. Euprint, Heverlee, Belgium.
    • Le Papillon
    • La Tortue
    • La Sauterelle
    • Le Ver luisant
    • La Fourmi

Male Choir a cappella

  • 'Amidst the Flowers' for male choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.) on a poem by Li T'ai Po. Compulsory piece on the Maasmechelen International Choir Contest 2007. Composers Management.
  • 'Pain' for male choir a cappella on a poem by Emily Dickinson. Ed. CeBeDem Brussels. (1993)
  • 'Rorate caeli' for male choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.) Composers Management (2010).
  • 'Viri Galilaei' for male choir a cappella (T.T.B.B.) Composers management(2010).
  • 'Illumina faciem tuam' for male choir a capella (T.T.B.B.) Composers Management (2011)
  • 'Haec est dias tuam Dominus', motet for male choir a cappella (TTBB). Composers Management (2011)

Mixed choir with an instrumental soloist

�Canticum Canticorum Salomonis� for mixed choir and violin solo. Composers Management (2008)

 

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