REPERTOIRE



 

TRIOS COMMISSIONED BY VERDEHR TRIO

Alpher, David
Pathways (1999)
(Subito Music)
Arutiunian, Alexander
*
Suite (1992)
(Zen-on/Hal Leonard)
Averitt, William
*
Tripartita (1989)
(Subito Music)
Bacri, Nicolas
*
A Smiling Suite (2007)
(Durand/Universal Classical Music Publishing MGB)
Bassett, Leslie
*
Trio (1980)
(Peters)
Beck, Stephen David
Songs for a Prelude:
In Memoriam 11 September 2001
(2002)
Contact Composer
Biggs, John
*
Medieval Dance Suite (1994)
(Consort Press)
 
Meditations and Digressions (2005)
(Consort Press)
 
*
Renaissance Bouquet (1995)
(Consort Press)
Black, Arnold
*
Envoi (2001)
Bolcom, William
*
Trio (1993)
(Marks)
Boschetty, Radek
Bagatelles (1989)
Contact Composer
Bratt, Michael
Hot and Sweaty (2006)
Brohn, William
*
I Got Variations (1999)
Brouwer, Margaret
*
Trio (2005)
(Brouwer New Music Publishing)
Brown, Edward
From the End of Spring (1998)
Buhr, Glenn
Faust Flying (1995)
(Counterpoint Music Library Services)
Caldwell, James
Or Bend a Knotted Oak (2004)
Chambers, Evan
Thorn and Flare (2009)
Contact Composer
Chatman, Stephen
*
Trio (2001)
(Canadian Music Centre) or Contact Composer
Chihara, Paul
*
Shogun Trio (1989)
(MSU Press)
Cohen, Gerard
*
Variously Blue (2009)
Contact Composer
Constantinides, Dinos
Hellenic Musings (2006)
(Magni Publications)
Music for Violin and Clarinet (2000)
(Conners Publications)
*
The Oracle at Delphi (1994)
(Conners Publications)
Conyngham, Barry
*
Playground (2002)
(Australian Music Centre) or Contact Composer
Cox, Cindy
Primary Colors (1995)
Contact Composer
Currier, Nathan
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Adagio and Variations (1987)
(Presser)
 
Enthropic Developments (1990)
(Presser)
 
In a Burning Forest (1996)
Currier, Sebastian
*
Verge (1997)
(Carl Fischer)
Curtis-Smith, Curtis
*
Trio (2000)
Western Michigan University Archives
Daugherty, Michael
*
Ladder to the Moon (2010)
(Bill Holab Music)
David, Thomas Christian
*
Schubertiade (1987)
(Doblinger)
 
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Sonate für Klarinette und Violine: Duo-Sonate No. 2 (1980)
(originally Theme and Variations)
(Doblinger)
 
*
Trio, No. 1 (1978)
(Doblinger)
 
*
Trio, No. 2 (1990)
(Doblinger)
 
*
Trio, No. 3 (Persian) (1995)
(Doblinger)
Deak, Jon
*
Lad, A Dog: The Trio Part I: The Coming of Lad (1991)
(Carl Fischer)
*
Lad, A Dog: The Trio Part II: The Visitor (1996)
(Carl Fischer)
De Silva, Dante
Burlesca (2003)
Contact Composer
Desenne, Paul
Postcards from Kannibalia (2009)
Dhamabutra, Narongrit

Chakra (1990)
Contact Composer

Diamond, David
*
Duo (1999)
 
*
Trio (1994)
(Michigan State University Press)
Dickinson, Peter
*
American Trio (Hymns, Rags and Blues) (1985)
(Novello)
 
Bach in Blue
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
 
*
Celebration Trio (2009)
(Novello)
 
Lullaby (2004)
Druckman, Jacob
*
Glint (1995)
(Boosey & Hawkes)
Duchnowski, Grzegorz
Kurpia Triptychk (2006)
Dunoyer, Louis
Around the World in 18 Minutes (2005)
Contact Composer
Dvoracek, Jiri
Trio (1994)
Czech Music Information Centre
Einem, Gottfried von
*
Verdehr-Trio, Op. 97 (1992)
(Doblinger)
Einfeldt, Dieter
Haydn Triptychon
  • Trio Concertante (1979) in B-flat Major
  • Hommage a Haydn (1981) in E-flat Major
  • Divertimento Concertante (1981) in E-flat Major
Erb, Donald
*
Sunlit Peaks and Dark Valleys (1996)
(Presser)
Erod, Ivan
*
Trio, Op. 59 (1992)
(Doblinger)
Firsova, Yelana
Verdehr-Terzett (1991)
(Schirmer)
Flesher, Sandra
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Three Segments (1978/2012)
Contact Composer
Fortin, Viktor
Mendelssohniana (1988)
Freund, Don
*
Trio Music (1980)
(MMB Music)
Freund, Stefan
*
Triodances (2005)
Contact Composer
Gan-ru, Ge
Si (1990)
Garrido-Lecca, Gonzalo
Trio, No. 2 (2019)
Gattermeyer, Heinrich
Trio (2000)
(Doblinger)
Gavilan, Guido Lopez
*
Como un antiguo bolero...
Georgiades, Christodoulos
Kismet (1997)
Gershwin, George
*
Promenade (2000)
Gotkovsky, Ida
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Trio (1985)
(Billaudot)
Haidmayer, Karl
Trio No. 7 (1988)
Halffter, Cristobal
Triada (1+2+3) (2004)
(Universal)
Harris, Matthew
Island of Dreams (Three Dances) (1993)
Hartway, James
*
five postcards (2003)
Contact Composer
Harvey, Jonathan
*
Clarinet Trio (2004)
(Faber)
Hersch, Michael
Trio No. 5 (1998)
Contact Composer
Higdon, Jennifer
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Dash (2001)
(Lawdon Press)
Hoag, Charles
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Inventions on the Summer Solstice (1979)
 
A Song and Two Dances for the Winter Solstice (1994)
 
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The SweetMelancholy(lostyourdolly)SlowDrag
(that's all in one word, folks!) Rag!
(1990)
Hodkinson, Sydney
Trio: Epitaph and Scherzo (1989)
Hoiby, Lee
*
Verdehr Trio, Op. 72 (Rock Valley Trio) (2007)
(Rock Valley/Schott)
Holt, James
Frisson (2005)
Hoover, Katherine
*
Images (1981)
(Papagena Press)
Hovhaness, Alan
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Lake Samish (1988)
Hinako Hovhaness, 18206 51st Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98188 (206) 246-9880
Husa, Karel
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Sonata a Tre (1982)
(Schirmer)
Hutcheson, Jere
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Nocturnes of the Inferno (1977)
(American Composers Edition/American Composers Alliance)
 
*
Rondo Brilliante (1973)
(Seesaw/Subito)
Jamieson, Theo
Patios (2010)
Jolas, Betsy
*
Trio Sopra "et sola facta" (1998)
(Billaudot)
Joyce, Brooke
Winter Constellation (2001)
Contact Composer
Katzer, Georg
Drei disparate Essays (1996)
(Edition Gravis Berlin)
Knapik, Eugeniusz
Trio (2003)
(Polish Music Information Centre)
Knehans, Douglas
*
Rive (2002)
(Armadillo)
Knittel, Krzysztof
V2R (2003)
Kont, Paul
Concertspiel (1982)
Kramer, Jonathan
*
Serbelloni Serenade (1995)
(MMB Music)
Krouse, Ian
Eternal Lullaby (2001)
Contact Composer
Kubik, Ladislav
Trio (1995)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Kurz, Ivan
Trio giocoso (1997)
Czech Music Information Centre
Larsen, Libby
*
Slang (1993)
(Oxford)
Leef, Yinam
Canaanite Fantasy No. 5 (2006)
(IMI Israel Music Institute)
Lejet, Edith
Echoes in the Valley (1995)
Contact Composer
Liptak, David
*
Commedia (2001)
(American Composers Alliance)
Lipten, David
Whorl (2002)
(Subito)
Lorenz, Ricardo
*
Compass Points (2005)
(Keiser-Southern)
Madsen, Pamela
Sea Change I (2009)
Contact Composer
 
*
Sea Change II (2009)
Contact Composer
Mann, Robert
*
Katchi-Katchi (2002)
Manoury, Philippe
*
Michigan Trio (1992)
(Durand)
Marco, Tomas
Aequatorialis (Trio Concertante No. 3) (1990)
Marshall, Christopher
*
Three Aspects of Spring (2002)
Contact Composer
McAllister, Scott
X3 (1999)
(LydMusic.com)
McCabe, John
Fauvel's Rondeaux (1995)
(Faber)
Menotti, Gian Carlo
*
Trio (1996)
(Schirmer)
Mills, Richard
*
Four Miniatures (1992)
(Australian Music Centre)
Muradian, Vazgen
Trio No. 2, Op. 69 (2001)
Musgrave, Thea
*
Pierrot (1986)
(Novello)
Nash, Gary
Rhapsody for Three (1998)
Contact Composer
Newman, Ron
Trio No. 2 (1989)
Contact Composer
Niblock, James
Clarolin Variations (2009)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
 
Fantasy on Dvorak's Romanza (2005)
(Brotons & Mercadal Edicions Musicals)
 
*
Il Penseroso e Allegro (1997)
(Subito Press)
 
*
Paganiana (1986)
(Subito Press)
 
*
Palindrome (1997)
(Subito Press)
 
*
Suite on Medieval Themes (1990)
(Subito Press)
 
*
Terzina (1995)
(Subito Press)
 
*
Trio (1980)
(Subito Press)
 
*
W.E. (2002) Duo
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
 
*
MSU Fight Song
(Subito Press)
Nobre, Marlos
Mandala, Op. 106 (2008)
Contact Composer 
Ortiz, Pablo
Hipermilonga alla Thomas Bernhard (1998)
Contact Composer
Ott, David
Ebbrovory (1991)
Pasatieri, Thomas
*
Theatrepieces (1986)
(Theodore Presser)
Perttu, Daniel
Rhapsody (2008)
(BRS Music)
Phan, P. Q.
Sonorous Ray (2005)
Contact Composer
Phelps, Ben
Point Counterpoint (2004)
Plankenhorn, John
Adult Entertainment (1998)
Platt, Russell
Parlor Music, Op. 25 (2007)
Contact Composer
Plush, Vincent
Tripods (2003)
Puts, Kevin
*
Three Nocturnes (2004)
(Bill Holab Music)
Reale, Paul
Palimpsest (1997)
Contact Composer
Rihm, Wolfgang
*
Gesangsstück (2002)
(Universal Edition)
Rohde, Kurt
Trio (1999)
Rorem, Ned
*
End of Summer (1985)
(Boosey & Hawkes)
Rubin, Justin
Piccola rapsodia per tre musicisti (2005)
Contact Composer
Ruggeri, Roger
Phantasy Trio (1994)
Ruggiero, Charles
*
Collage - 1912 (2001)
(Subito Music)
Russell, Armand
Dances and Songs of Change (1989)
Contact Composer
Saidaminova, Dilorom
Where There is No Time (2013)
Satterwhite, Marc
Memento Mori 3: Ribbons on the Memory Wall (1999)
Contact Composer
 
*
Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stone (1994)
Contact Composer
Saudek, Vojtech
Lullaby (1989)
Czech Music Information Centre
Schickele, Peter
*
Serenade for Three (1993)
(Elkan-Vogel)
Schuller, Gunther
*
A Trio Setting (1990)
(Schirmer)
Schurmann, Gerard
Partita (2006)
(Novello)
Sculthorpe, Peter
*
Baltimore Songlines (2006)
(Faber)
 
*
Dream Tracks (1992)
(Faber)
 
*
From Nourlangie (1995)
 
*
Night Song (1995)
 
*
Reef Singing (2002)
(Faber)
Sekiya, Naomi
Vanishing (2005)
Contact Composer
Selcuk, Timur
Voyage (2001)
Shapiro, Gerald
Dance Suite No. 3 (1995)
Contact Composer
Sheng, Bright
*
Tibetan Dance (2001)
(G. Schirmer)
Sierra, Roberto
*
Recordando una melodia olvidada (2008)
(Subito)
Sigel, Allen
Bartokiana (1991)
Allen Sigel Collection of Scores at the University of Buffalo
Singleton, Alvin
Jaspar Drag (2000)
(Schott)
Slavicky, Milan
Invocation IV (1999)
Czech Music Information Centre
Slonimsky, Sergei
Lamento Furioso (1991)
Smart, Gary
Persimmon (1992)
Contact Composer
Smirnov, Dmitri
Trinity Music, Op. 57 (1991)
(Schirmer)
Smith, William O.
Trio (1985)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Sowash, Rick
*
Trio No. 3 "Memories of Corsica" (2007)
Composer's Website
Stevensson, Kjell / Igor Stravinsky
Concertino (1995)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Street, Tison
Trio La-Re-Ti-Sol (1995)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Terzakis, Dimitri
Trio (2001)
(Muller and Schade AG)
Thomas, Augusta Read
*
Dancing Helix Rituals (2007)
(G. Schirmer)
Tower, Joan
*
Rain Waves (1997)
(AMP)
Tsuji-Nakanishi, Akane
Songs (2004)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Vasquez, Octavio
Trio (2012)
(Conway Publishing Group)
Wagner, Wolfram
*
Trio (2005)
(Doblinger)
Walden, Stanley
Trio (2006)
Contact Composer
Wallace, William
Trio Concertante (1986)
(Canadian Music Centre)
 
*
Sonata a Tre (2004)
(Canadian Music Centre)
Welcher, Dan
*
Phaedrus (1995)
(Theodore Presser)
Werner, Jean-Jacques
Suite Francaise (2004)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
 
Concert a Trois (2003)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Winkler, David
*
Warhol Appasionata (2011)
Contact Composer
Wintle, James
Essodio (1986)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
 
Phantasirte Satz (1990)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Wolfgang, Gernot
*
Reflections (1999)
(Doblinger)
 
*
Sketch Book (2007)
(Doblinger)
Yang, Liqing
*
Trio (2010)
(Shanghai Conservatory of Music Press)
Yong, Kam Kee
*
On Two Tang Dynasty Poems (2015)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Young, Charles Rochester
Variations on an Original Theme (2002)
Contact Composer
Zervas, Athanasios
Elegy Melos (Elegy No. 3) (2000)
Contact Composer
Zhu, Shuhua
Sounds from Luhong Plateau (2001)
(MS at Michigan State University Library)
Zonn, Paul
Five Chromatic Fantasies (1985)
(American Composers Alliance)

* recordings available

COMMISSIONED WORKS WITH ORCHESTRA

Brohn, William / Granados
Goyescas: Lament or the Maiden and the Nightingale for Violin and Clarinet (2009)
 
Alhambra for Violin and Clarinet (1999)
Buhr, Glenn
Triple Concerto (1999)
(Canadian Music Centre) or Contact Composer
Chatman, Stephen
*
Concerto for Violin and Clarinet (2007)
Chihara, Paul
*
Love Music for Violin and Clarinet (2002) (Double Concerto)
Constantinides, Dinos
*
Concerto of Psalms: for Violin & Clarinet (1999)
David, Thomas Christian
*
Triple Concerto (1993)
(Doblinger)
David, Thomas Christian / Sarasate
*
Carmen Fantasy for Violin, Clarinet and Piano with Orchestra (1989)
David, Thomas Christian / Sarasate
Carmen Fantasy for Violin and Clarinet with Orchestra (1993)
Knehans, Douglas
Glow, Concerto for Violin and Clarinet (2008)
(Armadillo)
Mills, Richard
*
Duo Concertante for Violin and Clarinet with Orchestra (2002)
Niblock, James
*
Concerto No. 1 for Violin and Clarinet (1998)
 
Concerto No. 2 for Violin and Clarinet (2007)
 
Concerto No. 3 for Violin and Clarinet (2011)
Ott, David
*
Triple Concerto (1993)
Skrowaczewski, Stanislaw
*
Triple Concerto (1992)
(Music Assoc.)
Wallace, William
*
Double Concerto for Violin and Clarinet (1998)
(Canadian Music Centre)
 
*
Triple Concerto (1994)
(Canadian Music Centre)

All Double Concertos are for Violin and Clarinet


COMMISSIONED WORKS WITH WIND SYMPHONY

Averitt, William
Triple Concerto (1995)
David, Thomas Christian
*
Trio Concertante (1986)
(Doblinger)
David, Thomas Christian / Sarasate (Madden)
Carmen Fantasy for Violin, Clarinet and Piano with Wind Symphony (1993)
David, Thomas Christian / Sarasate (Madden)
Carmen Fantasy for Violin and Clarinet with Wind Symphony or Band (2003)
Krouse, Ian
Double Concerto for Violin and Clarinet (2003)
Contact Composer


SELECTED COMMISSIONED COMPOSERS
BY COUNTRY

ArmeniaAustralia Austria
Arutiunian, Alexander Knehans, Douglas David, Thomas Christian
Mills, Richard Einem, Gottfried von
Sculthorpe, Peter Erod, Ivan
Wagner, Wolfram
Wolfgang. Gernot
 
Canada England France
Buhr, Glen Dickinson, Peter Bacri, Nicolas
Chatman, Stephen Harvey, Jonathan Gotkovsky, Ida
McCabe, John Jolas, Betsy Jolas
Musgrave, Thea Manoury, Philippe
 
Germany Italy
Katzer, George Menotti, Gian Carlo
Rihm, Wolfgang
 
United States
Bassett, Leslie Erb, Donald Rorem, Ned
Bolcom, William Higdon, Jennifer Schickele, Peter
Chihara, Paul Hovhaness, Alan Schuller, Gunther
Currier, Sebastian Husa, Karel Sheng, Bright
Deak, Jon Larsen, Libby Skrowaczewski, Stanislaw
Diamond, David Mann, Robert Tower, Joan
Druckman, Jacob Puts, Kevin Welcher, Dan


STANDARD TRIO WORKS


18TH CENTURY WORKS

Anna Amalia
of Weimar
Divertimento
Beethoven, Ludwig van
*
Sonata, Op. 6
 
Trio, Op. 38
 
*
Op. 43, No. 14
Blasius, Frederic
*
Trio, Op. 31 No. 1
Frescobaldi, Girolamo
*
Canzone a due Canti
Haydn, Franz Joseph
*
Three Trios, Hob. IV
Mozart, W. A.
*
Trio K. 381
 
*
Trio K. 358 (trans. Niblock)
(Subito)
 
*
Andante, KV 616
 
Dance Suite
 
*
Divertimento, K240a
Johann Baptist Vanhal
*
Three Trios, Op. 20

19TH CENTURY WORKS

Berlioz, Hector
Reverie et Caprice
Brahms, Johannes
Three Hungarian Dances
Bruch, Max
*
Eight Pieces
Dvorak, Antonin
Three Slavonic Dances
Grieg, Edvard
Norwegian Dances
Liszt, Franz
*
Rhapsody No. 13
Mendelssohn, Fanny
Three Pieces
Mendelssohn, Felix
Concertpieces No. 1 and 2
Rachmininoff, Sergei
Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 3
Saint-Saens, Camille
*
Tarantella
Schubert, Franz
Fantasie in f minor, Op. 103 (D 940)
 
Variations, Op. 166
Schumann, Robert
Marchenerzahlungen, Op. 132
Szymanowski, Karol
"Chant de Roxane" from King Roger
Tchaikovsky, P.I.
Entr'acte from Sleeping Beauty
 
*
Meditation
Wagner, Richard
Siegfried Idyll

20TH CENTURY WORKS

Bartok, Bela
*
Contrasts
Berg, Alban
Adagio
Cox, Cindy
Barriers: Two/One (1988)
Carlsen, Philip
Penumbra (1987)
Ives, Charles   Largo
Khachaturian, Aram   Trio
Krenek, Ernst   Trio
Litschitz, Max
Yellow Ribbons No. 2 (1981)
Milhaud, Darius
*
Suite
Poulenc, Francis
*
Suite from L'invitation au Chateau (Durand)
Seagrave, Malcolm
Trio Sonatina (1957)
Sowash, Rick
American Variations on a Belorussian Folksong (2005)
Stravinsky, Igor   Suite from l'Histoire du Soldat
Sydor, Pawel B.
Music Per Trio

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