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special repertoire


2010/11: Pierre Boulez, 85
Messagesquisse for solo cello and 6 celli
2009/10: Mendelssohn at 200
Works for cello and piano
2010: Ernest Bloch at 230
Suites for solo cello; works for cello and piano

Commissions/Premieres (*)

Jennifer Bellor: Soliloquy
Steven Bryant: Concerto for cello and winds (2010)
Ian Hartsough: Afterglow
John Link: Work for solo cello (2009)
Andrew Waggoner: Livre
Andrew Waggoner: Upperline
Andrew Waggoner: Stretched on the Beauty, Concerto
for 4 celli
Andrew Waggoner: The Mountain Remains
Anna Weesner: Possible Stories

Canadian Composers

T. Patrick Carrabré: Twitch and Bow, for solo cello
Alfred Joel Fisher: In Darkness, for solo cello
Jaques Hétu: Variations, op. 11, for solo cello
André Prévost: Improvisation, for solo cello
André Prévost: Sonata, for cello and piano
Elizabeth Raum: Prayer and Dance of Praise, for solo cello and piano

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Haydn: Concerto in C Major
Haydn: D Major Concerto I, D Major Concerto II
Boccherinni: D Major Concerto
Boccherinni: G Major Concerto
Vivaldi: Concerto for two celli


D'Albert: Concerto
Brahms: Double Concerto for violin and cello
Elgar: Concerto
Dvorak: Concerto
Saint-Saens: Concerto No. 1 in a minor
Schumann: Concerto in a minor, opus 129

20th and 21st Century

Steven Bryant: Concerto for cello and winds (2010)
Elliott Carter: Concerto
Clifford Crawley: Serenade
Steven Stucky: Voyages for cello and winds
Andrew Waggoner: Stretched on the Beauty, Concerto
for 4 celli*
Andrew Waggoner: The Mountain Remains*
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solo cello works

JS Bach: Suites for solo cello (complete)
Jennifer Bellor: Soliloquy*
Luciano Berio: Les mots sont allés...
Ernest Bloch: Suites for solo cello
Benjamin Britten: Suite, op. 72
T. Patrick Carrabré: Twitch and Bow
Elliott Carter: Figment 1 and 2
Chartreux: Déploration
George Crumb: Sonata
Luigi Dallapiccola: Ciaccona, Intermezzo e Adagio
Dutilleux: Trois strophes sur le nom Sacher
Alfred Joel Fisher: In Darkness
John Harbison: Suite
Ian Hartsough: Afterglow*
Hindemith: Sonata, op. 25 no. 3
Jaques Hétu: Variations, op. 11
Honegger: Paduana
Zoltán Kodály: Sonata, op. 8
György Ligeti: Sonata
John Link: Work for solo cello (2009)
Witold Lutoslawski: Sacher Variations
Donald Martino: Parasonatina
Harold Meltzer: Blush
Krzysztof Penderecki: Capriccio
André Prévost: Improvisation
Narong Prongcharoen: Far From Home
Reger: Suite no. 2, op. 131c
Esa-Pekka Salonen: YTA III
Roger Sessions: Six Pieces for Violoncello
Steven Stucky: Dialoghi
Augusta Read Thomas: Spinning Song
Sean Varah: Aria, for 'cello and computer
generated tape
Borderline, for 'cello and tape
Andrew Waggoner: Upperline*
Anna Weesner: Possible Stories*
Liu Zhuang: Romance
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cello and piano works

Barber: Sonata
Bartòk: First Rhapsody
Beethoven: Judas Maccabeus and Magic Flute Variations
Sonata, op. 5 no. 2 in g minor
Sonata, op. 69 in A Major
Sonata, op. 102 no. 1 in C Major
Sonata, op. 102 no. 2 in D Major
Bloch: Three pieces, from "Jewish Life"
Boccherini: assorted Sonatas
Nadia Boulanger: Three Pieces
Brahms: Sonata, op. 38 in e minor
Sonata, op. 99 in F Major
Martin Bresnick: Ballad
Britten: Sonata in C, op. 65
Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Carter: Sonata (1948)
Chopin: Sonata, op. 65 in g minor
Fred Cohen: Cello Sonata
Davidoff: At the Fountain, op. 20 no. 2
Debussy: Sonata
Dvorak: Silent Woods, op. 68
Manuel De Falla: Suite Populaire Espagnole
Faure: Sonate opus 117: Elégie, op. 24, Après Un Rêve
Francoeur: Sonata in E Major
Franck: Sonata in A Major
Don Freund: Gold (after a poem of Donald Hall)
Höller: Pas de deux
Janácek: A Tale
Aaron Jay Kernis: Ballade
Meditation; In membory of John Lennon
Kodaly: Sonata, op. 4
Martinu: Variations on a Theme of Rossini
Variations on Slovak Melody
Mendelssohn: Sonatas
Variations Concertantes
Messiaen: Louange à l'Eternité de Jésus (Quartet for the
End of Time)
Piazzolla: Le Grand tango, and other tangos
Tobias Picker: Suite
Pergolesi: Sonata
Popper: Konzert Polonaise, op. 28
Popular Concert Pieces
Poulenc: Sonata
Prévost: Sonata
Prokofiev: Sonata, op. 119
Rachmaninov: Sonata, op. 19 in g minor
Elizabeth Raum: Prayer and Dance of Praise
Ravel: Pièce en form de habanera
Rochberg: Ricordanza
Mikòs Rosca: Sonata
Schnittke: Sonata
Schubert: Sonata in A, Arpeggione
Schumann: Funf Stücke in Volkston
Fantasiestücke, op. 73
Adagio and Allegro, op. 70
Senaillé: Allegro Spiritoso
Shostakovich: Sonata in d minor, op. 40
Strauss: Sonata in F Major, op. 6
Stravinsky: Suite Italienne
Tchaikovsky: Pezzo Capriccioso
Valse Sentimentale
Joan Tower: Très Lent (Hommage à Messiaen)
Andrew Waggoner: Livre*
Webern: Drei kleine Stüke, op. 11
Liu Zhuang: Andante