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#1177 ’Africa’ for Flute Quartet and Harp (5’)
For Fl Quartet and Harp; 2fl/Alto fl/Bassflute
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#1198 ’Sphinx’ Concerto for Tenor Saxophone and Orchestra (20’)
Concerto in 4 mov.
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#1152 'Fantastic Tales' (15’)
String Quartet
comissioned and premiered by
STRADIVARI QUARTETT
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#1004 African Fanfare (3’)
as recorded by NDR/Järvi on "Colossus of Sound" (Enja)
large orchestra
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#1006 African Symphony (60’)
with jazz piano trio; as recorded by Abdullah Ibrahim on "African Symphony" (Enja)
   requires advanced crossover skills
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#1007 African Trilogy: African Fanfare, Ishmael, Blanton (10’)
for large orchestra plus optional ethnic drummers
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#1249 agitata da due venti (’)
arr Vivaldi for str 4tet and ss tp or cl (orchestral arrangement also available
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#1227 Alkeste (40’)
Suite for Orchestra, Chous and Soloists based on Haendels ’Alceste’: Ballet
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#1157 AROUND THE WORLD (15’)
Commission Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra 2007 soloists of Berlin Phil. ww/str/brass/perc
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#1164 Around the World (15’)
Commission by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
for Chamber Orchestra
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#1165 AROUND THE WORLD (15’)
Written For the Soloists of the Berlin Philharmonic
comission 2008 single ww/single brass/single ww, perc, single strings plus lead saxophone
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#1254 Bach and Bospheros (Oriental Suite) (5’)
for Orchestra, Saxophone and Ethnic Instruments
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#1250 Berlin in the 20ties (Orchestral Suite) (20’)
orchestral suite for ss/cl/fl/tp/tb/vc/violin/perc/piano/guitar and bass
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#1015 Blanton for large orchestra (3’) request rent African Symphony 
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#1242 Brass Symphony (15’)
4tp in C/ Horn in F/3tbs/BTB/TUBA
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#1257 Brass Symphony (18’)
Symphony for brass instruments: 4tp/ 4tb/ tuba/ horn
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#1150 BUXTEHUDE (10’)
Ouverture for large Orchester in memoriam Buxtehude
on i tunes
Premiere: MSO/ A.Delfs 2007
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#1021 Carmen Fantasy for Flute and Orchestra (12’)
for chamber orchestra and solo Flute, as played by Marina Piccinini / MSO/ Andreas Delfs, cond.
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#1142 Casanova - Opera (90’)
Baritone, Altus, 2 Sopranos, 2 Mezzosopranos, small orchestra
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#1022 Cello Concerto (20’)
for chamber orchestra and solo vc; as played by MSO, Andreas Delfs, cond., Kim Scholes, vcl.
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#1215 Colors of Fate (14’)
Large Wind Ensemble and String Quartet
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#1232 Colors of Fate (10’)
Composition for Large Wind Ensemble and String Quartet
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Music for Wind I… 
 
 
#1189 Concertino for Tenor Trombone and String Orchestra (String Quartet) (16’)
Written for Henning Wiegraebe
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#1025 Concerto for Alphorn in F and Orchestra (’)
for chamber orchestra or large orchestra; as played by Arkady Shilkloper
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#1240 Concerto for Bass Clarinet and Orchestra (20’)
piano reduction or version for piano solo bcl, violin, perc/ and bass or VC
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#1239 Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra (20’)
Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra
single ww/2tp/horn/tb/perc/piano/str
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#1251 Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra (piano red.) (20’)
Piano reduction with optional violin and bass and percussion parts for chamber music performances.
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#1026 Concerto for Chamber Orchestra (20’)
for chamber orchestra, 1111/1000/1 perc ad lib / small string section / piano, as played by the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, A. Delfs cond.
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Daniel Schnyder 
 
#1179 Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra (22’)
written for Eddie Daniels; commissioned by OCL
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#1028 Concerto for Nay (Arabian Bamboo Flute) and Orchestra (14’)
ethnic improvisation skills required; written for Bassam Saba
   requires advanced crossover skills
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#1197 Concerto for Saxophone Bass Trombone and Orchestra (28’)
4 mov. Lied vom Wasser, Luftlieder, Mondnacht, Tanz der Sterne
written for Mahlerfest 2010 in Toblach
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#1193 Concerto for Saxophone Basstrombone and Orchestra (25’)
Concerto in 4 movements for orchestra, ss/ts sax and Btb written for Mahlerfest 2010:
movements
Lied vom Wasser
Luftlieder
Mondnacht
Tanz der Sterne
UA in combination with ’Lied der Erde’ (G.Mahler)
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#1159 Concerto for Trumpet/Piano reduction (23’)
Piano reduction of Concerto for Trumpet
as played by Reinhald Friedrich on CD: BRASS
UE 70029/ printed sheet music available here
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#1029 Conquista (Ouverture) (8’)
3/3/3/3//4/4/4/1//4perc/strings
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#1160 CUBAC (for large symphonic Brass Ensemble) (6’)
4tp/4tb/3horns/tuba/perc ad lib
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#1247 Danza del Fuego (6’)
for Trumpet or cl (or ss) and string Quartet or full orchestra as played by Kristjan Jaervi and BYP
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#1255 Dawr Hindi (2’)
The second movement of Nay concerto by Daniel Schnyder
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#1178 Der Bergschuh (3’)
Marching Band plus Alphorn
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#1222 DraKOOL (13’)
single ww, horn, piano, harp, strings, perc.
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#1034 East (6’)
for violin or flute,harp or guitar,vc,bass
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#1184 El Amor Brujo (6’)
Adaption of Manuel De Falla: Danza del Fuego: for orchestra and Trumpet (as played by the Absolute Ensemble and the Baltic youth Orchestra
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#1036 Epilogue (for tenor sax plus orchestra) (6’)
   requires advanced crossover skills
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#1153 EUPHORIA (25’)
brass quintet plus sopranosax or cl or tp
as played and premiered by Manhattan Brass Quintet
feat: Lew Soloff and David Taylor
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#1156 Fantastic Tales (String Quartet No 5) (15’)
String Quartet written for Stradivari Quartet 2007
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#1039 Feast in Town (8’)
for chamber orchestra, Overture, written for the Swiss Youth Orchestra
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#1241 Haendel Trio Sonatas for vc or bsn/ violin/ and soprano sax or cl (40’)
Haendel Trio Sonatas NEW revisited
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Händel in Harlem 
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#1192 HEAVEN and EARTH (die Himmelsleiter) (12’)
written for the Menuhin Festival Orchestra under the direction of Maxim Vengerov 2010.
double winds/ 4 horns/3 tp/ 3tb/ tuba/ 4perc./ celesta/ strings
a musical meditation (eternal ascension between E and H (B))
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#1261 HN MOO (15’)
Ensemble (or orchestral) piece for: str. quartet, drums, bass oboe fl cl bassoon saxophone, trumpet, trombone and piano
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#1248 ho il cor gia lacero (5’)
Aria Vivaldi arr for ss/cl or tp and string quartet or orchestra
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#1045 Hymn for a New Generation (9’)
3/3/3/3//4/4/4/1//4perc/organ/strings; as played by A. Delfs / MSO, Brooklyn Philharmony
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#1235 Ikarus (6’)
String Quartet
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#1226 Impetus (20’)
Concerto for String Quartet (Artemis) and Orchestra
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#1046 In a Sentimental Mood (Duke Ellington) (4’)
Arrangement for a) string orchestra, b) orchestra, c) string quartet plus jazz soloist without or with rhythm section
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#1151 KOPFBALL (10’)
Concerto for String Orch. Perc. Saxophone and Soccer Star
comissioned and premiered by:
LUCERNE FESTIVAL STRINGS 2007
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#1173 Kopfball (12’)
’KOPFBALL’ for string orchestra , saxophone, percussion and soccer star
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#1052 Krisis (12’)
for chamber orchestra, played in juxtaposition before the Metamorphosen by Richard Strauss
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#1263 LOGOS (Oratorium) (70’)
Oratorium for Chorus, Solo Soprano, Saxophone/Flutes, String Quartet and percussion
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#1216 Momentum (10’)
Opener for Large Orchestra
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#1210 MOMENTUM for large Orchestra (9’)
Orchestral Ouverture
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#1148 Mozart in China (17’)
Concerto for Pipa and String Orchestra
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#1174 Mozart in China (15’)
string orchestra plus violin solo or pipa solo
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#1181 Mozart in China (12’)
for Solo Violin and String Orchestra (as played and recorded by Natasha Korsakowa)
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#1211 MOZART IN CHINA for string orchestra and solo violin (12’)
3 movements
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#1061 Music for Symphony and Jazz Band: C Jam Blues, Night and Day, The Grave, Well You Needn't, Peace, The Night Has 1000 Eyes, Close (60’)
as recorded on Enja Records, featuring Greg Osby and Franco Ambrosetti
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#1172 Oriental Suite (45’)
Oriental Suite for Arabian Soloists and large Symphony
Oud, Nay, Rik, Frame drum
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#1147 Oriental Suite for Orchestra, Perc, and Soloist (30’)
oriental music for classical orchestra and soloists
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#1194 Parkour Musical (10’)
Large orchestral piece written for the Baltic Youth Philharmonic 2010. UA: Konzerthaus Berlin; 10 August 2010 under the direction of K. Jaervi
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#1065 Peace (Horace Silver) (4’)
Arrangement for string quartet plus jazz soloist without or with rhythm section or large orchestra
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Zoom In 
 
 
#1224 PSALM (12’)
For Soprano Voice and Orchestra
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#1140 Psalm (for orchestra and soprano) (11’) order sheet
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#1168 reflexions (10’)
orchestral piece for tenorsaxophone and orchestra
reflexions on Ellington. Requests improvisation and enhanced jazz knowledge
. Full orchestra without rhythm section
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#1166 roTor (4’)
For Basstrombone and Orchestra
written for Stefan Schulz of the Berlin Philharmonic
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#1231 Schuhmacher Marsch (4’)
March for Marching Band or DUO version available
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#1182 shajara (6’)
for large Orchestra and percussion: 12/4 Sufi beat: muddawar masri
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#1149 Shourouk (6’)
Arabian Overture for Orchestra
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#1183 Shourouk (6’)
Arab Ouvertuer for Ensemble or Orchestra plus soloists
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#1088 Songbook for Saxophone and Orchestra (20’)
as recorded by Daniel Schnyder on "Songbook" (CCnC Records)
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Songbook 
 
#1154 str. 4tet no 4: GREAT PLACES (14’)
string quartet
– Shanghai 1928
– Havana 1952
– Paris 1901
– Casablanca 1933
– New York City 1964
Check it out!!: play MP3 via www.amarquartett.ch
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#1204 STRAD (8’)
History of a Stradivary violin for String Quartet
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#1102 Suite for Jazz Soloist and Orchestra (60’)
3/3/3/3//4/4/4/1//4perc/strings//soloist (s)
   requires advanced crossover skills
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#1105 Summertime (5’)
arr. for sax and large Symphony
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#1107 Symphony 1 (18’)
written for the Swiss Youth Orchestra
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#1108 Symphony 2 (18’)
for chamber orchestra, 2222/2110/2 perc/str, as premiered by Marc Tardue and Collegium Winterthur, UE
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#1109 Symphony 3 (25’)
3/3/3/3//4/4/4/1// piano / 3 perc / strings / tenor sax / soprano voice
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#1110 Symphony 4 (Colossus of Sound) (22’)
commissioned by the Tonhalle Zurich / David Zinman; recorded on "Colossus of Sound" (Enja Records). Score for sale at Kunzelmann
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#1162 Triple Concerto for tb, tp and piano plus orch. (22’)
Adaption of the Tripel Concerto for v/vc/p
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#1122 Trombone Quartet (15’)
as recorded by David Taylor and Jim Pugh: www.youtube.com
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#1123 Trumpet Concerto (20’)
for chamber orchestra, piano reduction available; as premiered by Jürg Schneider / Marc Tardue cond. and recorded by Reinhold Friedrich / Järvi / NDR Symph. on "Colossus of Sound" (Enja Rec.)
NEW: Piano reduction now available!
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#1260 UNITED (25’)
Symphony for Orchestra and Big Band
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#1264 UNITED: SYMPHONY for Orchestra and Big Band (30’)
Symphony for Big Band and Orchestra
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#1208 UTOPIA (12’)
3 movement piece for String Orchestra
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#1127 Variations on 'Purple Haze' (6’)
as played by Kristjan Jaervi, Absolute Ensemble
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#1128 Variations on 'Sympathy for the Devil' (5’)
as played by Kristjan Jaervi, Absolute Ensemble
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#1126 Variations on I've Got Rhythm and Cuban Overture (10’)
for chamber orchestra and jazz piano trio; as recorded on "Habanera" (Enja Rec.) by Kenny Drew Jr., Absolute Ensemble, Järvi, Paquito D'Rivera
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#1129 Viola Concerto (22’)
for chamber orchestra, as premiered by Jürg Dähler / Brenton Langbein
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#1130 Violin Concerto (22’)
for chamber orchestra, as premiered by Nora Chastain / Marc Tardue; recorded by Kathrin Rabus, K. Järvi on "Colossus of Sound" (Enja Rec.)
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