© 2015 by Thomas Oboe Lee. 

Chrono list:

 

Opus 1             Aperture (1974) string quartet
Opus 2º*         The Mad Frog (1974) oboe, bass clarinet in Bb, harp

Opus 3             The Sensuous Gargoyle (1975) violin, piano

Opus 4             Piece For Viola (1976) saxophone quartet

Opus 5             Tennessee Sourmash (1976) cello, piano

Opus 6+           Twenty-nine Fireflies, Book I, Four Pieces [i-iv] ... for Julie Cavadini (1977) solo piano

Opus 7             Libelle ... "dragonfly" (1977, withdrawn) solo harp

Opus 8             After A Lecture By John Cage (1978) solo piano

Opus 9             Photograph 1920 (1978; rev. 1982) soprano, clarinet/bass clarinet in Bb, violin, viola, cello                                  (A play by Gertrude Stein)

Opus 10º         Octopus Wrecks (1979; rev. 1981) 2 Bb trumpets, F horn, trombone, tuba, 3 double basses   

Opus 11          Currie Cabot (1980) viola, piano

Opus 12*        Departed Feathers (1980) string quartet

Opus 13º         Phantasia For Elvira Shatayev (1981) soprano and orchestra: picc212-2121-hp-pno-2perc-strings                        (Poem by Adrienne Rich)

Opus 14           The Cockscomb (1981) female voice, violin, Bb trumpet double bass, piano, 2 percussionists                         (Libretto by Barbara Kuehn)

Opus 15           The MacGuffin (1982) Bb soprano/Eb alto sax, percussion

Opus 16           White Pond ... Concord, Mass. (1982) oboe, piano

Opus 17º*       Third String Quartet ... child of Uranus, father of Zeus (1982)

Opus 18+        Twenty-nine Fireflies, Book II, Seven Pieces [v-xi] ... for Kathryn Gleason (1982-1986) solo piano

Opus 19º         The Gainsborough Five (1983) 2 Bb trumpets, F horn, trombone, tuba

Opus 20*         Morango ... Almost A Tango (1983) string quartet

Opus 21           Double Concerto (1983-1984) 2 pianos and chamber orchestra: 1111-1110-2perc-strings

Opus 22º         Double "L" Triptych, opus 22 (1983) oboe solo, 4 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 1 double bass

Opus 23º         Hylidae ... The Tree Frogs (1984) violin, contrabass, piano

Opus 24º         Cavatina Cavadini (1984; revised 1991) concert band: picc22Eb3altbs2-4-430323-3perc-timp

Opus 25           Saxxologie ... A Sextet (1984) six saxophones: 2 Bb sopranos, 1 Eb alto, 2 Bb tenors, 1 Eb baritone

Opus 26           Waltzes, opus 26 (1984, rev. 1994) wind quintet: flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, F horn, bassoon

Opus 27+º       Harp Concerto (1985) harp solo; chamber orchestra: 1120-2200-2perc-strings (66442)

Opus 28           Louie MCMLV (1985 – pièce d’occasion) saxophone quartet

Opus 29           String Trio (1985) violin, viola, cello

Opus 30           Six At The Top Means... (1985) 3 saxophones (alto-tenor-baritone), 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, piano, bass, drum set, percussion

Opus 31           Piano Sextet (1985) flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, bassoon, F horn, piano

Opus 32           Santa Cecilia ... a Horn Trio (1986/1990 – pièce d’occasion) violin, F horn, marimba

Opus 33º*       Marimolin (1986) violin, marimba

Opus 34           Harp Trio (1986, withdrawn) flute, cello, harp

Opus 35           Concertino (1986) Bb trumpet solo, timpani, string orchestra (65442, minimum)

Opus 36           String Quartet No.5 … Four Birthdays (1987)

Opus 37           Apples ... Six Dreams by Richard Kenney (1987; rev. 1990) mezzo-soprano, piano                                               (Poems by Richard Kenney)

Opus 38           Chôrinhos, opus 38 (1987) flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion

Opus 39           Piano Quintet ... Apple Strudel (1988) violin, viola, cello, double bass, piano

Opus 40           numina I ... (1988; rev. 1994) solo trumpet

Opus 41           numina V ... a Williams fanfare (1988 – pièce d’occasion) 2 oboes, English horn in F, 2 bassoons

Opus 42           Unmasked ... a chamber opera in one act (1989-90; withdrawn) 6 singers, 1111-0000-perc-hpsd-11111       (Libretto by Barbara Kuehn)

Opus 43           numina II ... for Sarah (1989; rev. 1990 – pièce d’occasion) two flutes, or recorders

Opus 44           Marimolintoo (1989-90) violin, marimba

Opus 45*         String Quartet on B-flat (1989-1990; rev. 1993)

Opus 46           Dark Angels (1990; rev. 1994) viola, cello

Opus 47           Hymnbook Resources Commission (1990) vocal quartet: SATB                                                                                                                       (P.D.)

Opus 48*         Seven Jazz Pieces (1990-91)

Opus 49+         I Never Saw Another Butterfly (1991) mezzo-soprano, Bb clarinet, piano                                           (Texts and poems from Terezín Camp)

Opus 50           That Mountain (1991; rev. 1992) lyric baritone, flute, Bb clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion                            (Texts by H. D. Thoreau)

Opus 51            Jana ... An American Overture (1991, withdrawn) orchestra: 3223-4231-2perc-pf-strings

Opus 52           Les Adieux à Dhu ... an Adagio (1992 – pièce d’occasion) orchestra: 2222-4221-timp-hp-pno-strings

Opus 53           Poema de Natal (1992, rev. 1996) mezzo soprano, Bb clarinet, trombone, piano, percussion                       (Poem by Vinicius de Moraes)

Opus 54           Studio 54 (1992) flute, Bb clarinet, violin, cello, piano

Opus 55           Four In One + 3 (1992 – pièce d’occasion) flute, oboe, cello, trap set

Opus 56           Symphony No. 1 ... Fallen Angels (1993; rev. 1995) orchestra: 2222-2211-timp-perc-hp-pf-strings

Opus 57           Castor & Pollux (1993; rev. 1996 – pièce d’occasion) flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, piano

Opus 58+         Tunesmith ... American Beauty Pageant (1993) violin, piano

Opus 59           Sinfonietta (1994, withdrawn) orchestra: picc2222-2220-timp-strings

Opus 60           Piano Trio No.1 (1994; rev. 2000) violin, cello, piano

Opus 61+         Chôros (1994-95) violin solo

Opus 62*         Eurydice (1995) solo cello and orchestra: picc2222-4231-timp-2perc-hp-strings

Opus 63           La Chimera Fantastica (1995; rev. 1996; withdrawn) violin, viola, cello

Opus 64*         ART: arias & interludes ... Commedia dell'Arte for String Quartet (1996; rev. 1997)

Opus 65a         Trinca de Chôros (1996 – pièce d’occasion) Bb clarinet solo in three movements

Opus 65b+       Canções e Sambinhas (1996) cello, piano

Opus 66a*       Visconti-Sforza Tarot Cards ... Twenty-two salon pieces for two pianos, opus 66 (1996)

Opus 66b*       Eight Tarot Cards for Madam Rubio (1997-version for two marimbas by Nancy Zeltsman)

Opus 67+          Jack and the Blues (1997) soprano, piano                                                                                                                         (Poems by Jack Kerouac)

Opus 68           Tantric Psalms (1997, rev. 1999) mezzo-soprano, string quartet                                                                                                                      (P.D.)

Opus 69+         Yo Picasso (1997) Bb clarinet, viola, cello, piano

Opus 70           Symphony No. 2 ... A Phantasmagorey Ballet (1998) orchestra: picc2232-4331-timp-2perc-hp-pf-strings

Opus 71           Forró (1998) orchestra: 2222-2200-perc-strings

Opus 72           The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa (1998) mezzo-soprano, organ                                                                                      (Poem by Elizabeth Kirchner)

Opus 73           Pambarry Jam (1998 – pièce d’occasion) piano solo

Opus 74           EletRIC BARB (1998 – pièce d’occasion) flute, bass

Opus 75           VW in July (1998 – pièce d’occasion) 2 flutes, piano

Opus 76+         Twenty-nine Fireflies, Book III, Seven Pieces [xii-xviii] ... for Robert Levin (1998, rev. 2000) piano solo

Opus 77           Septet, opus 77 ... Variations on a Shaker Tune (1998) flute, clarinet, horn, violin, viola, cello, double bass

Opus 78+         Love Songs (1998) soprano, piano                                                                                         (Poems by Gorges, Dickinson, Rossetti and Booth)

Opus 79           Berkshire Country Day School Fugue (1999 – pièce d’occasion) string quartet

Opus 80           He Loves And She Loves ... G. & I. Gershwin (1999 – pièce d’occasion) arr. for two pianos

Opus 81           Children's Suite (1999 – pièce d’occasion) violin, cello, piano; or violin, Bb clarinet, piano

Opus 82           Jubilatus (1999 – pièce d’occasion) orchestra: picc2232-4331-timp-2perc-hp-strings

Opus 83           Waltzin' Isabella (1999 – pièce d’occasion) Bb trumpet, piano

Opus 84           Pastorale (2000, rev. 2013) harp solo, orchestra: 2222-2200-strings

Opus 85           Mass for the Holy Year 2000 (1999-2000) SATB chorus & orchestra: 2222-2221-timp-perc-hp-org-strings                                              (P.D.)

Opus 86+         Summer Lilies (2000, revised 2016) soprano, piano                                                                                                            (Poem by Mary Oliver)

Opus 87           Symphony No. 3 ... Portraits in Jazz (2000) orchestra: 3232-4441-2perc-hp-piano trio-strings

Opus 88+         Lux Aeterna I, II, III, IV & V (2000-2002, rev. 2010) a cappella SATB chorus

Opus 89           Morning Bliss (2000) mezzo-soprano, piano                                                                                                                    (Poem by Peter Papesch)

Opus 90*         Flauta Carioca (2000) flute solo & orchestra: 2222-2221-timp-2 perc-strings

Opus 91           Symphony No. 4 ... War and Peace (2001) soprano and 3232-4331-timp-2perc-hp-pf-strings         (Poems by Brooks, Owen and Gurney)

Opus 92           Voilà!!! ... Seven movements for two violas (2001) or violin and viola

Opus 93           Hancock Shaker Village (2001) mezzo-soprano & string quartet                                                                                                                     (P.D.)

Opus 94           I've Got the Munchies (2001, rev. 2004) violin, viola, bass clarinet in Bb & vibraphone

Opus 95           Christmas Cantata (2001, rev. 2014) SATB chorus, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, organ, timpani                                                                            (P.D.)

Opus 96           Toccata, Adagio & Fugue (2001) organ solo

Opus 97           Fantasia for solo organ (2001)

Opus 97a         Chorale-Fantasy (alternate version of Fantasia) organ solo

Opus 98+         Twenty-nine Fireflies, Book IV, Seven Pieces [xix-xxv] ... for Ya-fei Chuang (2002) piano solo

Opus 99+         Twenty-nine Fireflies, Book V, Four Pieces [xxvi-xxix] ... for Sally Pinkas & Evan Hirsch (2002) piano solo

Opus 100         Seven Steps To Heaven (2002) 2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, double bass

Opus 101+       Waltzes, opus 101 (2002) flute/alto flute and harp

Opus 102+       Stabat Mater (2002) SATB chorus, organ                                                                                                                                                              (P.D.)

Opus 103         The New England Transcendentalists: Emerson, Hawthorne, the Alcotts & Thoreau (2003) string quartet

Opus 103a       Pater Noster (2003) baritone and string quartet                                                                                                                                                (P.D.)

Opus 104         Mambo!!! (2003) orchestra: 2222-2220-2perc-pf-strings

Opus 105         Symphony No. 5 ... Utopia Parkway (2003) orchestra: 2222-4331-timp-2perc-hp-strings

Opus 106         Brocktonian Two Step (2003 – pièce d’occasion) 2222-4331-timp-2perc-strings

Opus 107         Clarinet Concerto … Sounds of the Islands (2003) 2222-4330-3perc-pf-strings

Opus 108         Bellaboola (2004 – pièce d’occasion) solo trumpet in Bb

Opus 109         Symphony No. 6 ... The Penobscot River (2004) SATB chorus & orchestra: 3222-4231-timp-2perc-hp-strings                                        (P.D.)

Opus 110         The Flowers of Terezín (2004) for children’s SSA chorus, piano                                          (Poems by Whitman, Oliver, Kushner and Basho)

Opus 111         Concerto for Orchestra (2005) orchestra: 3232-4331-timp-2perc-strings

Opus 112+       Prelúdios … Comidas Típicas Brasileiras (2005) solo marimba

Opus 113         Mechthild von Magdeburg … Minnelieder an Got (2005) SATB chorus, harp, string quartet, double bass                                              (P.D.)

Opus 114         Pluto … The Lord of the Underworld (2005) 3333-4331-timp-2perc-hp-cel-strings

Opus 115a       Oscar Wilde … An Opera in Two Acts (2005) piano-vocal score to Act One                                                                  (Libretto by Paul Hodes)

Opus 115b       Oscar Wilde … An Opera in Two Acts (Act Two, unfinished)     

Opus 116*       Persephone and the Four Seasons (2006) oboe solo & orchestra: 2022-2200-timp-2perc-hp-strings

Opus 117         String Quartet No. 10 … The Berkshires (2006)

Opus 118*       Piano Concerto … Mozartiana (2007) piano solo & orchestra: 2222-2220-timp-strings

Opus 119         The Inman Diaries … A Chamber Opera in Two Acts (2007) nine singers plus clar., hp, perc, string trio, bass    (Libretto by Jesse Martin)

Opus 120         Chorões Brasileiros, opus 120 (2007) tenor trombone or alto saxophone in Eb, piano

Opus 121         Piano Quintet (2008) 2 violins, viola, cello, piano

Opus 122+       Symphony No. 7 … Roman Holidays (2008, rev. 2013) orchestra: 2222-2231-timp-2perc-strings

Opus 123         Walden, opus 123 (2008) lyric tenor & octet: flute, Bb clarinet, string quartet, double bass, piano                         (Texts by H. D. Thoreau)

Opus 124+       Septem Verba Christi in Cruce (2008) a cappella SATB chorus     (P.D.)

Opus 125*       … bisbigliando … (2009) harp solo & orchestra: 2222-2220-2perc-strings

Opus 126         Variations on a Mennonite Hymn (2009 – pièce d’occasion) 2 sopranos, violin solo                                                                                    (P.D.)

Opus 127         The Emerald Necklace … The Story of Frederick Law Olmsted (2009) narrator & 1111-2110-perc-strings

Opus 128+       Sodium (originally as Jasmine Variations with poems by Jasmine Lin, 2009; rev. without text as Sodium, 2015)

Opus 129*       Violin Concerto (2009) violin solo & orchestra: 2222-4231-timp-hp-strings

Opus 130         Tangata Manu (2009) piano, string quartet, double bass & percussion

Opus 131+       Tokuno Toccata (2010) piano solo

Opus 132         Focus on Grace … Concerto for Jazz Saxophone and Orchestra (2010) alto sax & orch: 2222-4231-perc-drum set-strings

Opus 133+       Part The First … THOU mastering me God! (2010) soprano, piano                                                                     (Poems by G. M. Hopkins, S.J.)

Opus 134+       De Profundis (2010) baritone, piano                                                                                                         (Excerpts from a letter by Oscar Wilde)

Opus 135+       String Quartet No. 12 … The Seasons (2010)

Opus 136+       Vincent Millay Cycle (2010) soprano, piano                                                                                                     (Poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay) 

Opus 137         Becky’s Bassoon (2010 – pièce d’occasion) bassoon solo

Opus 138         Concerto for Concert Band (2011) 3fl(picc)2ob2bsn-Ebcl3cl2Basscl-4hn3trpt3trbEuphTuba-timp-mar-2perc

Opus 139+       O Magnum Mysterium (2011) a cappella all-male sextet: 2 counter-tenors, 1 tenor, 1 baritone, 2 basses                                             (P.D.)

Opus 140+       Partita for Solo Violin (2011)

Opus 141+       Symphony No. 8 … The City of Light (2011) chamber orch.: 1202-2000-timp-strings

Opus 142+       Corso’s Marriage (2011) baritone, piano                                                                                                                           (Poem by Gregory Corso)

Opus 143         A Double Bassoon Fantasy (2011 – pièce d’occasion) 2 bassoons

Opus 144+       Octet in D (2012) Bb clarinet, bassoon, horn in F, string quartet, double bass

Opus 145         Mayonnaise Dressing I (2012) soprano, piano

Opus 146+       Piano Trio No. 2 … “Shosty-Bach Suite!” (2012) violin, cello, piano

Opus 147√       God’s Grandeur (2012) SATB chorus and chamber orchestra: 1010-2000-hp-strings                                      (Poems by G. M. Hopkins, S.J.)

Opus 148         Toccata (2012) double bass, piano

Opus 149         Anne Dhu … in memoriam (2012) piano solo

Opus 150+       Lilacs (2012) soprano, piano                                                                                                                                                    (Poem by Amy Lowell)

Opus 151+       Grand Duo (2012) violin, piano

Opus 152         Two-part Invention for Becky’s 14th (2012 – pièce d’occasion) violin, bassoon

Opus 153         The Lord’s Prayer (2013) soprano, piano                                                                                                              (Poem by R. Buckminster Fuller)

Opus 154+       Serenade Rondo (2013) violin and chamber orchestra: 0200-2000-strings

Opus 155+       Clarinet Quintet (2013) for clarinet, 2 violins, viola, cello

Opus 156+       La Serenissima (2013) for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns, 2 bassoons

Opus 157         Canon for the Underbelly (2013 - pièce d’occasion) bassoon, double bass

Opus 158+       Symphony No. 9 … My Imaginary London (2013-14) orchestra: 2222-2221-timp-perc-hp-strings

Opus 159+       Pq2 … (2014) piano, string quartet

Opus 160+       Suite for Solo Cello (2014)

Opus 161+       Gaspara Stampa (2014) soprano, piano                                                                                                                     (Poems by Gaspara Stampa)

Opus 162+       Piano Trio No. 3 … “Keith Jarrett” (2014) violin, cello, piano

Opus 163         Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra (2014) trumpet solo, orchestra: 2222-4231-timp-2perc-strings

Opus 164         Trio for Becky’s 16th (2014 - pièce d’occasion) flute, clarinet, bassoon

Opus 165+       The Pity Of War (2015) baritone, piano                                                                                      (Poems by W. Owen, S. Sassoon and I. Gurney)

Opus 166         Lullaby for Elizabeth (2015 - pièce d’occasion) piano solo

Opus 167+       Percussion Quartet (2015) vibraphone, marimba, drum set, multi-percussion

Opus 168+       H.D. (2015) soprano, piano                                                                                                                                               (Poems by Hilda Doolittle)

Opus 169+       Requiem Octet … In Memoriam Gunther Schuller (2015) 1 flute, 1 clarinet, 2 bassoons, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones

Opus 170+       Daphne (2015) string orchestra: 66432

Opus 171         Six Miniatures For Bassoon Quartet (2015) four bassoons

Opus 172+       Alice (2015) mezzo-soprano, clarinet, violin, viola, cello                                                                                                 (Poems by Lewis Carroll)

Opus 173+       Oboe Quartet (2016) oboe, viola, cello, piano

Opus 174+       Seven Short Poems by Robert Creeley (2016-17) baritone, percussion                                                                                      (Robert Creeley)

Opus 175+       Illuminations: Enfance (2016) soprano, piano                                                                                                            (Poems by Arthur Rimbaud)

Opus 176+       Saxophone Quartet (2016) soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones

Opus 177         Sonatina for Bassoon and Piano (2016)

Opus 178+       Concerto Barocco (2017) cello, piano    

Opus 179+       Three Valentines (2017) soprano, piano                                                                                                                     (Poems by Elizabeth Bishop)

Opus 180+       Concerto Grosso (2017) orchestra: 2222-2200-timp-strings

Opus 181+       Concertino per Violino e Sedici Strumenti (2017) violin solo plus 16 players: 1fl, 1ob, 2cl, 2bn, 2hn, 2 trp, 2tbn, timp, perc, 2basses 

Opus 182+       Horn Trio (2017) violin, horn in F, piano

Opus 183+       For Morton Feldman (2017) piano

Opus 184+       Parodia Schumanniana (2018) oboe, viola, piano

Opus 185+       Marta Mia (2018) baritone, piano                                                                                    (Selected letters from Luigi Pirandello to Marta Abba)

Opus 186+       B.A.C.H. (2018) clarinet, piano

Opus 187+       Le Bestiaire (2018) soprano, piano                                                                                                                     (Poems by Guillaume Apollinaire) 

Opus 188+       Duo Concertante (2018) viola, piano

Opus 189+       Missa Pro Defunctis (2018) four voices (SATB) and eight players: flute, clarinet, string quartet, double bass and harp                        (P.D.)

Opus 190+       The Viola in Bob's Life (2018) viola, percussion

Opus 191+       Gaspard de la Nuit (2019) soprano, string quartet                                                                                                  (Poems by Aloysius Bertrand)

Opus 192+       Piano Quartet (2019) violin, viola, cello, piano

Opus 193+       Sappho ... Five Poems by H.D.  (2019) soprano, piano                                                                                                  (Poems by Hilda Doolittle)

Opus 194+       NICO (2019) string quartet

Opus 195+       SKK (2019) soprano, piano                                                                                                                                                   (Poems by Sarah Kalkert)

Opus 196√        Nonet (2019) flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, violin, viola, cello, double bass

Opus 197√        Beatrice (2019) tenor, piano                                                                                                                                             (Poems by Dante Alighieri)

Opus 198√        Mi-la-mi (2020) violin, piano

Opus 199√        Aveux non avenus (2020) soprano, string quartet                                                                                                         (Poems by Claude Cahun)                             Opus 200√       Trio 803 (2020) for clarinet, cello, piano

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