Lynn Gumert,

Composer

 

LIST of COMPOSITIONS

Click on the Title for Program Notes and texts.

Music Theatre and Dance

Cutting Edge, for soprano, chorus, orchestra, dance, and video, work in progress

Migrations: Resistance and Endurance, Original compositions and arrangements of Spanish and Latin American baroque music for SSAT, recorders, strings, percussion; March 2010

Helen and Teacher, a musical in two acts with script and libretto by Susan Russell and music by Lynn Gumert; March 2008.

Arrangements for male a cappella choir for Carlo Goldoni’s The Liar; April 2009

Milkweed, for solo soprano; March 2006

SSA arrangements of songs for Cicely Hamilton’s Diana of Dobson’s; March 2005

Songs and Incidental Music for Bertolt Brecht's The Good Person of Szechuan; October 2001

Orchestral Works

River, work in progress

Women´s Voices: A Cantata, for soprano, mezzo, contralto, and chamber orchestra, Dec. 1998

Kriobolos for orchestra, June 1993

Instrumental Chamber Music

Undercurrents, for viola da gamba; Feb. 2011

Roundabout, for flute, percussion, 2 trombones, and double bass; April 2006

Moirologia, for piano solo; March 2004

El Pájaro Cautivo for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin and violoncello; March 2004

Nothing but Flowers and Songs of Sorrow, for guitar and tenor recorder: Dec. 1994

Todavía Cantan for 2 fl, clar, bsn, 2 hrns, 2 perc., 2 vln, vla, and vlc; April 1994

Shifting Colors for solo harp; Nov. 1993

When You Wake for piano and marimba; Nov. 1991

Prisms, for solo guitar; Nov. 1991

Maror for clar, tpt, harp, vln, vlc: Dec. 1989

Chiaroscuros for solo piano; Feb. 1988

Grendel Dancing for solo contrabass; Feb. 1988

Syzygia for violin, viola, and piano: April 1987

Circles for woodwind quartet; Oct. 1986

Choral Works

Tres Estampas Navideñas, for SSA(A) chorus, harp and percussion; Dec. 2001

Sephardic Songs of Spain and Sarajevo, for a cappella women's chorus (SSA(A)); May 1999

Irish Benediction, for SATB chorus with keyboard accompaniment; April 2000

God is our Mother for SATB chorus with 2 recorders and 3 viols; Oct. 1999

O virtus Sapientiae, for SATB chorus and optional organ; May 1999

Canciones Infantiles Costarricences, arr. for adult/child chorus; May 1998

Traditional Songs of Costa Rica, arr. for a cappella chorus, SATB; Oct. 1997

He Nacido con Voz for a cappella chorus, SSAATTBB; Dec. 1994 and Oct. 2010

Stepping Westward for Women's Chorus, SSA with piano; Nov. 1989 and Mar. 2005

Works for Solo Voice(s) with Instrumental Accompaniment

Desert Song, Soprano, Violin, and Harpsichord; Honorable Mention in the Eighth Aliénor International Harpsichord Composition Competition, 2012

Arrangements of Sephardic Music, Latin American folk music, and Spanish Baroque music, voices, recorders, percussion, harpsichord, viola da gamba; 2002-2013

Quemar las naves, SSAT, recorders, strings, percussion; March 2010

Exile, SSAT, recorders, strings, percussion; March 2009

Hago de lo flaco fuerte, SSAT, recorders, strings, percussion; March 2008

D’Estas Aves, SSAT, recorders, strings; March 2007

Milkweed, for soprano solo; Mar. 2006

La Niña Guerrera, for early music ensemble; Aug. 2002

Mary's Lullaby, for soprano and flute; Dec. 2000

Six Songs from the Japanese for soprano and violoncello; Nov. 1995

That Night, that Year of Now Done Darkness, for soprano, contralto, and piano; Dec. 1994

The Night Lies Poised, four songs for soprano, alto flute, and guitar; Nov. 1991

Words Will Bite for Soprano, Contralto, and Percussion: Oct. 1987

Love Songs for Contralto and Cello; Oct. 1986

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lynngumert@verizon.net

 

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