elizabeth vercoe composer

"[Herstory III] ...the most powerful work I know by a woman on a feminist theme"  (Washington Post)  

Listening

 


Changes: A Little Music for Mozart
for orchestra

 

Conductor Gisele Ben-Dor

Program notes & page of score

mp3

mp3


Despite our differences #1
for violin, cello & piano

Cover of all-Vercoe Navona CD

Pianist Christine Paraschos

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mp3

mp3

mp3


Elegy
for viola & piano

 

Violist Patricia McCarty

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mp3

mp3


Fantasy
for piano

Cover of all-Vercoe Navona CD

Cover of Capstone CD

Cover of Arsis Press score

Program notes & page of score

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CD from Amazon

mp3

mp3


Fantavia
for flute & percussion

 

Cover of Centaur recording

Cover of Noteworthy Sheet Music score

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CD from Amazon

 

mp3

mp3

 


Four Humors
for clarinet & piano

 

Cover of Centaur recording

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Phlegmatic
Choleric
Melancholy
Sanguine
mp3
mp3
mp3
mp3


Herstory II
for soprano, piano & percussion

 

Cover of all-Vercoe Navona CD

Cover of Northeastern LP

Program notes & page of score

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Lady Murasaki Shikibu (#1) mp3
Lady Otomo No Sakone (#4) mp3
Lady Horikawa (#6) mp3
Lady Otomo No Sakonoe (#8) mp3
Lady Izuni Shikibu (#13) mp3

Herstory III
a monodrama for mezzo soprano & piano

Cover of Arsis Press score

Cover of Owl recording

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Arsis Press

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Jehanne, la bonne Lorraine mp3
I have labored sore mp3
I am a soldier mp3
Holy Cat Blues mp3
Inquisition mp3
God be in my head mp3

Herstory IV
for mezzo soprano & mandolin or marimba

 

Mandolinist Neil Gladd

Program notes & page of score

 

mp3

 


Irreveries from Sappho
for mezzo soprano or SSA & piano

 

Cover of all-Vercoe Navona CD

Cover of Arsis Press score

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Andromeda Rag
Older Woman Blues
Boogie for Leda
mp3
mp3
mp3

[John Brown] A Dangerous Man
a monodrama for baritone & piano

 

Kenneth Lee as John Brown

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Introduction
"In 1700 it would cost"
"I saw three mangled bodies"
"God sees it. God is my judge."
mp3
mp3
mp3
mp3


Kleemation
for flute & piano

images by paul klee


Score available from
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Goodbye to You
Please!
Afraid on the Beach
More Will Be Marching Soon
Woman Sowing Weeds
mp3
mp3
mp3
mp3
mp3
"Goodbye" & "More..." by Paul Klee (rollover image)

Sonaria
for solo cello


To Music
for solo flute

 

Cover of all-Vercoe Navona CD

Cover of Noteworthy Sheet Music score

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mp3

(end of pt. 3)


Umbrian Suite
for four hands or two pianos



Varieties of Amorous Experience
for mezzo soprano & piano

 

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Qui bien aime
An Appeal to Cats
How Like a Winter 
The Kiss 
mp3
mp3
mp3
mp3

Areon Flutes