Instrumental

Chamber Works

 

Schramm Instrumental Solo and Chamber Works

Sonata for Solo Viola                       (8:30)                        2016

  1. I.Pianissimo, Forte

  2. II. Molto Allegro, Largo

for Amelia Hollander Ames, premiered May 2016 Menotomy Concert Series


Holy. Holy, Holy           (5:30)       2016

    brass quintet, organ, and percussion

for Chicago Gargoyle Brass


A Mighty Fortress                                (7:45)                        2015

    brass quintet, organ, and percussion

for Chicago Gargoyle Brass


Boston Inspires                               (7:24)                         2014

    trumpet and percussion

  1. I.Museum of Fine Arts Winter Afternoons

  2. II. Public Garden Springtime

  3. III. Boston Harbor Views

on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, trumpet, and Gregory Beyer, percussion


Illusions of the Masque                (8:07)                revised  2014

    brass quintet

on Arrays of Light CD with members of the Chicago Gargoyle Brass  


Transformations                           (10:47)                2011, 2014

  1. I.Paired Metamorphosis                            I-IV: 2011

  2. II. Clarion Calls

  3. III. Undulating Waves

  4. IV. Dawn Echoes

  5. V. Air                                                           V-VII: 2014

  6. VI. Tangled

  7. VII. Homage a Hindemith

on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo and David Gauger, trumpets


Toccata                                                  (3:20)                2013

        solo piano

        Holly Roadfelt, piano, premiered at Mars Hill Festival


Exquisitries                                        (14:11)                2012

  1. I.Shimmerings

  2. II. Ascension

  3. III. Terpsichore

    for New England String Quartet, Massachusetts Cultural Council


Three Pieces for String Quartet           (9:30)                    2012

   for New England String Quartet, Massachusetts Cultural Council


Fantasy and Dances for Solo Violin (9:38)               2011

        Ricardo Ordriozola, violin

Listen and watch it on youtube:


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T4BeKeiadSE


Restless Airs                                              (8:45)               2011

  1. I.Restless Airs                           

  2. II. Incandescence

  3. III. Navigations

on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, trumpet


Suite for Flugelhorn                                 (11:02)                2009

  1. I.Prisms

  2. II. Reflections   

  3. III. Mirrors

  4. IV. Dance

  on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, flugelhorn


Iridescent Dreams                                        (6:14)                1989

        solo harpsichord

  1. I. Fragile Slumber

  2. II. Awakenings

      Larry Phillips, harpsichord


Light Excelleth Darkness                                 (12:45)        2007 

I.  Light Excelleth Darkness

II.  Crucible

III. Fair as the Moon, Clear as the Sun

  on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, trumpet and JeongSoo Kim, piano

Also available as trumpet and string quartet


Sedna: Images of the Alaskan Eskimo        (16:00)        1993

        flute, clarinet in Bb, violin, ‘cello, piano, percussion.

    I. Nerivik

    II. Anili Taumna

    III. Kaylukuk

    Boston Musica Viva, Richard Pittman, conductor, Barlow Endowment Commission


Q'eros                                                (19:35)        1992

    fl/picc., ob.,Bb cl./ b. cl., pno, 2 vlns., vc., db, perc.

I. Huayna Capac

II. Atahualpa

  1. III.Quena

Lontano, Odaline de la Martinez, conductor, London Arts Board Commission


Arrays of Light                                            (12:46)        1988

  1. I.Altair

  2. II. Orion

  3. III. Algol

  on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, trumpet


Luminous Duo                                                (9:00)        2007, 1989

I. Moonbeams

II.  Bright Suns

III.  Starlight

        Mark Ponzo, trumpet and Robert Schulz, percussion

        (tpt. version, ed. Mark Ponzo)

on Arrays of Light CD with Mark Ponzo, trumpet and Gregory Beyer, percussion


       

Songs for the Earth                     (20:30)            1989

        fl, ob, cl, tpt, vln, vc, pno, perc. Winds play one crotale each

  1. I.Dancing Light

  2. II. The Wind Rushes About Their Feet

  3. III. And In The Sea

    Eastman School of Music students, Jeff Renshaw, cond.


Wings of the Wind                        (13:15)                1994

     clarinet in Bb, bassoon or cello piano, The Music Fix commission



Sonata No. 1 for Unaccompanied Violoncello    (19:20)        1987

            I. Preludio

    Alicia Stegink, solo cello


Holy, Holy, Holy                            (4:23)                    2006

        solo organ

    Premiered at retirement service for my uncle, organist John Bernthal


Intimations                                        (7:00)            1991

        'cello and piano

    Premiered on Washington Young Artists Tour


Luminous Duo                                (9:00)            1995

      oboe and percussion


Starlight Images                                (9:00)            1991

        solo trombone


Peregrinations                                    (9:30)            1988

        solo clarinet

    

Illusions of the Masque                (7:55)        1989

        brass quintet