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Betsy Jolas

Composer’s Website:

http://www.betsyjolas.com/

 

Awards:

Rome Prize (1999)

American Academy of Arts and Letters Music Award Winner (1973)

 

Compositions for Winds:

Wanderlied (2003) for Solo Cello, Flute, English Horn, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Percussion, Piano, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Contrabass

Préludes Fanfares Interludes Sonneries (1983) for 4 Flutes, 4 Oboes, 4 Bassoons, 4 Clarinets, 5 Horns, 4 Trumpets, 4 Trombones, Tuba, Timb, and 4 Percussion

Points d’OR (1982) for Solo Saxophone (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone), 2 Clarinets, Bass Clarinet, 2 Trumpets, 2 Trombones, 2 Percussion, Piano, 2 Viola, 2 Celli, Contrabass

Onze lieder (1977) for Solo Trumpet, 2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 3 Clarinets (with Bass Clarinet), 2 Bassoons, 2 Horns, Trumpet, 2 Trombones, Tuba, Piano, Harp, 3 Percussion, 3 Violins, 2 Violas, Cello, Contrabass

O Wall (1976) for Wind Quintet

Lassus Ricercare ‘recomposition’ de 15 extraits de R. d Lassus (1970) for 2 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, 2 Pianos (+celesta-), 2 Percussion, and Harp

Points d’aube (1968) for Alto Solo and Piccolo, Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, 2 Horns, and 2 Trumpets

J.D.E. (1966) for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Harp, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Contrabass

Figures pour 9 instruments (1965) for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Trumpet, 2 Violins, Viola, Piano

Mots (1963) for 5 Solo Voices (Soprano, Mezzo Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass), Flute, Alto Flute, Oboe/ English Horn, Clarinet, Bassoon, Harp, Clavinet, Percussion