Selected Repertoire List

Solo Harp

ISSAC ALBENIZ
Malagueña from Recuerdos de Viaje
(Transcribed by Susann McDonald and Linda Wood)

SALLY BEAMISH
Awuya (1998)

J.S. BACH
Lute Suite

BRIAN BOYDELL
A Pack of Fancies for a Travelling Harper, Op. 66 (1970)

BENJAMIN BRITTEN
Suite for Harp, op. 83

JOHN BUCKLEY
endless the white clouds (2005)

EDWARD BUNTING
Arrangements from The Ancient Music of Ireland
Music by Turlough O’ Carolan, Cornelius Lyons, Thomas and William Connallon

ANDRÉ CAPLET
Divertissement à la française (1924)
Divertissement à l'espagnole (1924)


THOMAS T. COOKE
St Patrick's Day (Rondo)


WILLIAM CROFT
Sarabande and Ground from Suite no. 1 in G, Z.660
(David Watkins, edition)

 CHARLOTTE MARIA DESPARD
Gramachree Molly


SOPHIA DUSSEK
Sonata in C minor

GABRIEL FAURÉ
Impromptu, Op. 86 (1904)

PETER GARLAND
Cantares de la Frontera


MIKHAIL GLINKA
Variations on a theme of Mozart

ENRIQUE GRANADOS
Spanish Dance no. 1 (Oriental)
(Transcribed by Susann McDonald and Linda Wood)

HAMILTON HARTY
Spring Fancies: two preludes for harp solo

PHILIP HAMMOND
A Question about Angels (2003) World Premiere

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
Thema con Variazioni

ALPHONSE HASSELMANS
La Source, Op. 44

HEINZ HOLLIGER
Sequenzen über Johannes I, 32

PIERICK HOUDY
Sonate

ARR. JOHN F. LARCHET
Over the Hills (transcribed for harp by Sheila Larchet-Cuthbert)

ARR. T.C. KELLY
Thomas Moore Irish Melodies

DEIRDRE MCKAY
a pale yellow sky (2005) World Premiere
handwoven (2018) World Premiere

WILLIAM MATHIAS
Santa Fe Suite
Improvisations

MICHAEL MAULDIN
Birds in Winter – Six preludes for Harp (1989)

AMI MAAYANI
Toccata

SERGIU NATRA
Sonatina
Prayer

TURLOUGH O’CAROLAN
Irish Airs


MÍCHEÁL Ó SÚILLEABHÁIN
Highbright (2016) World Premiere


JOHN PARRY
Sonata No. 1 in D major

GIOVANNI BATTISTA PESCETTI
Sonata in C Minor

GABRIEL PIERNÉ
Impromptu-caprice, Op. 9

FRANZ ANTON ROSETTI
Sonata in F major 


CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS
Fantaisie, Op. 95

CARLOS SALZEDO
Chason dans la nuit
Seguidilla, Tango and Rumba from Suite of Eight Dances
Whirlwind from Five Preludes

DOMENICO SCARLATTI
Sonatas

R. MURRAY SCHAFER
The Crown of Ariadne for solo harp with percussion

LOUIS SPOHR
Variations on Méhul's "Je suis encore dans mon printemps", Op. 36

GERMAINE TAILLEFERRE
Sonate pour harpe

MARCEL TOURNIER
Étude de Concert (Au Matin)
Images

LEX VAN DELDEN
Notturno (1954)

DAVID WATKINS
Petite Suite

IAN WILSON
in blue sea or sky (2000) World Premiere

JULIEN-FRANÇOIS ZBINDEN
Trois Esquisses Japonaise


 

Harp with Electronics/Tape


MICHAEL ALCORN
Psallo (2005) for harp and live electronics

JAVIER ALVAREZ
Acuerdos por Diferencia for harp and electronics

ENDA BATES
Overture, an elegy to G.F. Handel for harp and electronics (2011) World Premiere

LINDA BUCKLEY
Their sound has gone out for voice, harp and electronics (2011) World Premiere

DONNACHA DENNEHY
Curves (1997) World Premiere

JASON E. GEISTWEIDT
meditation, mediation, mediation (2005) for harp and live electronics World Premiere

ARTURO MÁRQUEZ
Son a Tamayo for harp, percussion and tape

KAIJA SAARIAHO
Fall for harp and electronics

R. MURRAY SCHAFER
The Crown of Ariadne for solo harp with percussion

TORU TAKEMITSU
Stanza II for harp and tape


 

Chamber Music


GRANVILLE BANTOCK
Pibroch - A Highland Lament for cello and harp

ARNOLD BAX
Elegiac Trio for flute, viola and harp
Fantasy Sonata for Viola and Harp

LUCIANO BERIO
Folk Songs for mezzo soprano, flute/piccolo, clarinet, viola, cello, harp and percussion

HECTOR BERLIOX
Trio from L'Enfance du Christ, Op. 25 

CHARLES BOCHSA & FRANÇOIS GÉBAUER
Nocturne concertant no. 3 for bassoon and harp 


BRIAN BOYDELL

Four Sketches for Two Irish Harps, Op. 52 (1961 - 1962)
Five Mosaics for Violin and Harp, Op. 69 (1972)
Quintet for Flute, Harp and String Trio, Op. 49 (1960, revised 1966 and 1980)


BENJAMIN BRITTEN
Canticle V, op. 89: The Death of Saint Narcissus for tenor and harp
8 Folk Song Arrangements (1976) for high voice and harp
Lachrymae: Reflections on a Song of Dowland, for viola and piano (transcribed for viola and harp).

ANDRÉ CAPLET
Conte fantastique for harp and string quartet "The Masque of the Red Death”

SIOBHÁN CLEARY
Pipoon (2000) for harp and cello

CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Sonata for harp, flute, and viola

DAVE FLYNN
Harp Lute (2019) for 2 Harps World Premiere


DEIRDRE GRIBBIN
Anahorish (2009) for soprano, harp and string quartet World Premiere

SOFIA GUBAIDULINA
Garden of Joy and Sorrow, for harp, flute and viola

LOU HARRISON
Suite for Violoncello and Harp

JACQUES IBERT
Trio for violin, cello and harp

JOSEF LAUBER
Four medieval dances for flute and harp


NEIL MARTIN
Soundings (2005) for clarinet, viola and harp

JULES MASSENET
Meditation from Thaïs for violin and harp

GIAN CARLO MENOTTI
Cantilena for harp and string quartet

BETTY OLVERIO
En la mar hai una torre for vocal trio, viola, cello, percussion and harp
Commissioned Oriel Trio and Louth Contemporary Music Society, World Premiere

GABRIELA ORTIZ
Rio de las Mariposas for 2 harps and steel drum

MAURICE RAVEL
Introduction and Allegro for harp, flute, clarinet, and string quartet (1905)
5 Mélodies populaires grecques for voice and harp

ALBERT ROUSSEL
Sérénade for flute, string trio, and harp, Op. 30 (1925)

KAIJA SAARIAHO
Maa
New Gates for Flute, Viola and Harp


CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS
Fantaisie for violin and harp, Op. 124

TORU TAKEMITSU
Rain Spell

JOHN TAVENER
To a Child Dancing in the Wind for soprano, flute, viola and harp

MARCEL TOURNIER
Nocturne (cello, harp and organ)

JOAN TRIMBLE
Introduction and Air for 2 Harps


ALEKSANDRA VREBALOV
Souls, Boats Travelling, for flute, viola, harp and prerecorded sounds
Commissioned Oriel Trio and Louth Contemporary Music Society, World Premiere

IAN WILSON
Double Trio for Classical and Jazz Trios World Premiere

DMITRI YANOV-YANOVSKY
Morning for voices and chamber ensemble
Night Music: Voice in the Leaves for cello and chamber ensemble
Commissioned Louth Contemporary Music Society

JOHN ZORN
Missa Sine Voces for piano, harp, vibes, chimes and percussion
Commissioned Louth Contemporary Music Society, World Premiere


 

Choir and Harp


JOHANNES BRAHMS
Four Songs for Women's Chorus, op. 17 for SSA, 2 horns and harp

BENJAMIN BRITTEN
A Ceremony of Carols, op.28 for choir and harp (SSA and SATB Versions)

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
Chichester Psalms for Choir, Organ, Harp and Percussion

GABRIEL FAURÉ
Cantique de Jean Racine (Op. 11)
(transcribed for harp)


Concerto


CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Danses Sacrée et Profane for harp and string orchestra

CARL DITTERS VON DITTERSDORF
Concerto for Harp

ALBERTO GINASTERA
Harp Concerto, Op. 25 (1956)

MARCEL GRANDJANY
Aria in Classic Style for harp and strings

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
Concerto in B-flat major for harp, Op. 4, No. 6

GUSTAVO LEONE
Harp concerto (1994) 


W.A. MOZART
Concerto for Flute and Harp

JOAQUIN RODRIGO
Concierto de Aranjuez

GABRIEL PIERNÉ
Concertstück, Op. 39 (1903)

MAURICE RAVEL
Introduction and Allegro