Works for Chamber Ensembles

List of my works for

Chamber Ensembles

Dear Followers!
Here you can find a catalogue of my works for Chamber ensembles, arranged by year.
Some of the listed pieces have embedded recordings, either audio or from YouTube.
An addition, some of them have a READ MORE link to pages with additional information about the pieces themselves and their  performances.
Hope you will like them!

DEDICATED TO MARC CHAGALL ("HAVA NAGILA") (2015)

For Saxophone Quartet

  • Duration: ca. 9 minutes
  • Premiere

     Jerusalem Academy of Music of Dance Saxophone Quartet
     Jerusalem, 2015

  • Recording from the performance by the

     Mestizo Saxophone Quartet
     2018

STRINGS OF LOVE (2015)

For Viola d'Amore, Guitar (or Harp) and Violoncello

  • Duration: ca. 10 minutes
  • Premiere

     Archi d’amore Zelanda
         Donald MAURICE – Viola
         Emma GOODBEHERE – Cello
         Jane CURRY – Guitar
     Viola D’amore Congress
     Poland, 2016

STRING QUARTET No. 2 (2014)

  • Duration: ca. 20 minutes

"PASTORAL-ELEGY" (2013)

For Flute and String Trio

  • Duration: ca. 7 minutes
  • Premiere

     Lior EITAN – Flute
     IPO Members
     Israel, 2013

  • Recording from Premiere:

SONATA FOR VIOLA AND PIANO (2012)

  • Duration: ca. 26 minutes
  • World Premiere at International Viola Congress, Krakow, Poland, Sep 2013

     Donald MAURICE – Viola
     Wioletta FLUDA – Piano

  • Included in "Home Is Where" CD launched by by Attol, NZ, 2012. Starred by:

     Donald MAURICE – Viola
     Richard MAPP – Piano

  • Recording from US premiere (Movements 1, 2, 3) by:

     Peter MINKLER – Viola
     Lura JOHNSON – Piano
     USA, 2015

BOTTICELLI'S MAGNIFICAT (2010)

For Viola and Piano (the first movement of Sonata for Viola & Piano as an independent piece)

  • Duration: ca. 10 minutes
  • Premiere:

     Donald MAURICE – Viola
     Richard MAPP – Piano
     New Zealand, 2012

  • Recording from performance by:

     Elvira MISBAKHOVA – Viola
     Irina KRASNYANSKAYA – Piano
     Canada, 2018

  • Recording from performance by:

     Matan NOUSSIMOVICH – Viola
     Pazit GAL – Piano
     2013

NIGUN (2010)

Version for String Quartet

     Dominion String Quartet
         Donald MAURICE – Viola
         Yuri GEZENTSVEY – Violin
         Rosemary HARRIS – Violin
         David CHICKERING – Cello
     2010

THE SHORT MUSICAL TRAVEL (2008)

For 2 Marimbas

  • Duration: ca. 13 minutes
  • Premiere:

     Tomer YARIV and Adi MORAG
     Tel-Aviv (Israel), 2008

THREE PIECES FOR FLUTE QUINTET (2008)

  • Duration: ca. 13 minutes
  • Premiere:

     Petah-Tikva Conservatoire Fluite Quintet
     Tel-Aviv (Israel), 2008

JEWISH WEDDING (2008)

Version for Clarinet and String Quartet

  • Duration: ca. 9 minutes
  • Recorded for "Klezmer & Strings" CD, release by "Pianissimo Musik"
  • Premiere in Germany and European Tour (Germany, Austria, Holland, Switzerland, Russia and Ukraine) by:

BOTTICELLI'S "SPRING" (2007)

For Piccolo & Harp

  • Duration: ca. 12 minutes
  • Premiere:

     Lior EITAN – Piccolo
     Julia ROVINSKY – Harp
     Raanana (Israel), 2008

  • Recording from another peformance by Lior EITAN and Julia ROVINSKY (2017):

TWO PIECES FOR TUBA & PIANO (1999)

  • Duration: ca. 6 minutes

THE SILENT MUSIC (1997)

For Viola & Harp (versions for Viola & Piano, Violin & Piano, Clarinet & Harp)

     Donald MAURICE – Viola
     Carolyn MILLS – Harp

  • Recording from performance by:

     Barbara SUDWEEKS – Viola
     Susan DEDERICH-PEJOVICH – Harp
     2013

  • Recording of version for Violin and Piano, from peformance by:

     Litsa TUNNAH – Violin
     Petr LIMONOV – Piano
     2011

SHULAMIT (1996)

For Flute, Bassoon & Harp

     Lior EITAN – Piccolo
     Tzipi EITAN – Bassoon
     Julia ROVINSKY – Harp
     1996

  • Recording from performance by:

     Lior EITAN – Piccolo
     Uzi SHALEV – Bassoon
     Julia ROVINSKY – Harp
     2000

IZKOR (1996)

For 3 Marimbas & Timpani

THE SCARLET SAIL (1995)

For Violin & Piano

          The best was The Scarlet Sail, a lyric and imaginative work by the Israeli composer Boris Pigovat, played by Jonathan Gandelsman

  • Premiere:

     Jonathan GANDELSMAN – Violin
     Janna GANDELSMAN – Piano
     Fritz Kreisler Violin Competition
     Vienna, 1996

  • Recording from performance by:

     Litsa TUNNAH – Violin
     Alison RHIND – Piano
     2008

PRAYER (1994)

For Viola & Piano (version for Violin & Piano, 1995)

     Carmit ZORI – Violin
     Gilbert KALISH – Piano

     Donald MAURICE – Viola
     Richard MAPP – Piano

     Gilad KARNI – Viola
     Anna KEISERMAN – Piano
     2016

     Gilad KARNI – Viola
     Anna KEISERMAN – Piano
     2016

  • Recording of version for Violin and Piano, performed by:

     Litsa TUNNAH – Violin
     Petr LIMONOV – Piano
     2011

MEDITATION (1994)

For Trombone & Piano

PASTORALE (1992)

For Flute & Harp (version for Flute & Piano)

     Uri SHOHAM – Flute
     Irena KAGANOVSKAYA-KESSLER – Harp

MUSICA DOLOROSA No. 2 (1988)

For Trombone Quartet

     F. List Music Academia Trombone Quartet (Hungary)
     Barch (Hungary), 1989

  • Recording from premiere:

SONATA FOR VIOLIN & PIANO (1980)

     Ruslan YUSUPOV – Violin
     Vitaly FINKELBERG – Piano
     Dushanbe (Tadjikistan), 1980

  • Recording from performance by:

     Litsa TUNNAH – Violin
     Petr LIMONOV – Piano
     2010

  • Recording from peformance by:

     Alexander STARK – Violin
     Bella STEIBUCK – Piano
     2006

PIANO TRIO (1976)

For Violin, Violoncello and Piano

     Lara LEV – Violin
     Nonna NATZVLISHVILI – Violoncello
     Anatoly SHELUDYAKOV – Piano
     Moscow, 1976

  • Recording from performance by:

     Ruslan YUSUPOV – Violin
     Georgy CHERKASSOV – Violonchello
     Vitaly FINKELBERG – Piano
     1980 (old recording)

STRING QUARTET (1974)

For Violin, Violoncello and Piano

  • Duration: ca. 16 minutes
  • Premiere:

     Zina STRUTINA – Violin
     Olga KISELEVA – Violin
     Inna HIGER – Viola
     Nonna NATZVLISHVILI – Violoncello
     Moscow, 1974