Laurie Spiegel - Musical Works

1975
Date Title Medium Comments
2007 A Stream violin solo First Performance April 23, 2007 by Mary Rowell, Tribeca New Music Festival, NY.
2006 Remembering Home Video with digitally processed electric banjo soundtrack. for Vox Novus's 60x60 Festival
2003 Anon a Mouse animal sounds, recorded, edited, processed Ooppera with Squeakbretto for Yuccatree Records, Bern
2002 Current Events MIDI-controlled synthesis, samplers and digital signal processing score for David Ehrlich’s film Current Events
2001 New York November 2001 for 5-string banjo solo in G Modal tuning Premiered by Seth Josel, Viena
2001 Conversational Paws recorded processed dog sounds Released on cd "The P-ART Project - 12 Portraits", P-ART Belgium, 2001
1999 Lift Off electronic music with accompanying text and several computer art and scanned hand-drawn images on cd-interactive/cd-rom "Enhanced Gravity", Yucca Tree Records, Berne, Switzerland (previously played as "Lyric on Pattern Six")
1994 Semper Mutans video installation
1990 A Musette for harpsichord, piano, or other keyboard
1990 Soundtrack for Sandin mixed synthesis, sampling, and signal processing techniques soundtrack for computer animated video "A Volume of Three Dimensional Julia Sets"; by Dan Sandin, available on cd in "Miniatures 2"
1990 Three Movements for Classic Guitar guitar solo 2nd mvt previously premiered with additional electronic part as "For MIDI Guitar"; 3rd movement previously titled "Fantasy on a Theme from Duarte's "English Suite"
1990 Continuous Transformations Macintosh, MIDI, mixed synthesis and signal processing techniques soundtrack for computer generated film by Robert MacDermott and Haresh Lalvani
1990 Three Movements for Harpsichord for French Double Harpsichord commissioned and premiered by Barbara Cadranel (retitled Prelude, Ayre, and Toccata 1991)
1990 Sound Zones Music Mouse, MIDI, FM synthesis, DSP, digital editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 Two Intellectual Interludes (Data and Process): A Strand Of Life ("Viroid") and From A Harmonic Algorithm C language, Macintosh, MIDI, FM synthesis Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 Two Archetypes: Hall of Mirrors, Hurricane's Eye Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, DSP, digital processing and editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 Riding The Storm Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, digital processing and editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 Sound Zones Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, digital processing and editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 The Hollows Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, digital processing and editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1990 Fantasy on a Theme from Duarte's "English Suite" for classic guitar
1989 Three Sonic Spaces Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, signal processing and editing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1988 Finding Voice Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, DSP Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1988 Returning East and After the Mountains for piano
1988 Dryads mixed computer techniques, MIDI, FM, DSP score for David Ehrlichs’s film Dryads
1988 Motives Macintosh computer, MIDI, C compiler, FM synthesizer open-form listener-variable algorithmic music generation process piece; premiered at SCAN Festival, Phildelphia
1988 AMO - A Musical Offering Macintosh computer, MIDI, C compiler, FM synthesizer open-form listener-variable algorithmic music generation process piece; recoding of process used to create "A Harmonic Algorithm" for Apple II computer in 1981; premiered at Composer-to-Composer Festival, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride, CO
1987 Passage Macintosh and Amiga computers, MIDI, FM, signal processing Available on Unseen Worlds cd
1987 An Arpeggio Study Emu Emulator II plus computer editing
1987 Lyric For MIDI Guitar for classic guitar with computer interface First performance by Francis Perry, classic guitar. Commissioned by Kamen-Takamine.
1986 Cavis Muris Music Mouse, MIDI, FM synthesis, digital signal processing Available on cd from Centaur/CDCM
1986 Music for Signals Music Mouse, MIDI, FM, DSP dance score for the Kathryn Posin Dance Company
1986 MusicMouse Demonstration Music MusicMouse, MIDI, FM twelve computer-assisted improvisations
1985-86 A Prelude and A Counterpoint for piano
1985-86 Music Mouse - An Intelligent Instrument interactive generative musical process for Macintosh, Amiga, Atari ST computers
1986 Dissipative Fantasies McLeyvier score for David Ehrlichs’s film Dissipative Fantasies
1985 Rain Pieces McLeyvier dance score for David Woodberry
1985 Gravity's Joke McLeyvier dance score for David Woodberry
1984 A Stream for mandolin
1984 A Cyclic Score for piano or two solo line instruments
1984 Over Time McLeyvier dance score for the Rachel Harms Dance Company
1984 Point McLeyvier score for David Ehrlich’s film Point
1983 Precious Metal Variations McLeyvier score for David Ehrlich’s film Precious Metal Variations
1983 (untitled short movement) for two classic guitars
1983 (2 untitled short movements) for classic guitar
1983 Immersion McLeyvier
1983 Harmonic Rhythms McLeyvier
1983 Idea Pieces various computer systems
1983 Hearing Things for chamber orchestra commissioned and premiered by Mostly Modern, San Francisco
premiered 1983, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA,
Mostly Modern Orch., Laurie Steele, cond.
1982-3 Three Modal Pieces: A Cosmos, A Legend, A Myth McLeyvier computer controlled analog synthesis
1982 (untitled, based on Winter Energy) for piano
1982 A Twelve Tone Blues for piano canon in retrograde inversion
1982 A Modal Retrograde for piano version for string quartet 1984
1982 Two Short Cyclic Scores for piano
1982 Three Movements on Descending Scales for piano
1982, 90 Fughetta for piano
1982 A Fantasy for piano
1982 Progression computer-generated music
1982 Unicorn Apple II with alphaSyntauri system film score for Carol Dysinger
1981, 84 Three Chromatic Retrogrades for piano #3 arr. for string quartet 1984
1981 A Harmonic Algorithm Apple II with Mountain Hardware boards
1981 Nomads Apple II computer with ALF system and Eventide HM80
1981 After Clementi for piano
1981 A Paraphrase for piano
1981 Winter Energy for piano
1980 Phantoms for chamber ensemble with analog electronic tape (Electrocomp)
1980 A Canon for chamber ensemble with Apple II
1980 A History Of Music In One Movement for piano version for Apple II computer 1981
1980 A Quadruple Canon Apple II computer with ALF system and Eventide HM80
1980 The Phantom Wolf Electrocomp synthesizer, lute, guitar, banjo, harmonica, bamboo flute film score
1980 Modes Apple II computer with ALF system and Eventide HM80
1980 Two Nocturnes electronics and tape manipulation
1980, 90 An Album Leaf for piano
1979 Contraries for piano, computer realization on Apple II with Mountain Hardware boards
1979 Time Clock for piano, computer realization on Apple II with Mountain Hardware synthesis
1979 Voices Within: A Requiem Electrocomp and classic tape techniques
1979 A Living Painting VAMPIRE system, silent visual study videotape
1979 An Isorhythmic Double Canon versions for piano, string quartet
1979 Song Without Words for theremin and classic guitar version for mandolin and classic guitar 1986
1979, 90 A Prelude for classic guitar versions for piano solo, for string quartet, for saxophone with synthesizer
1979 After Sor (or Guitar Study) for classic guitar
1979 After Dowland for classic guitar
1978 Zierot In Outta Space mixed analog electronics, concrète sounds, and banjo soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1978 Voyages VAMPIRE system, computer co-generated music and video
1978 A Short Canon for classic guitar or piano
1978 An Acceleration GROOVE algorithm for perception illusion of continuous acceleration done in collaboration with Dr. Kenneth Knowlton, Bell Labs
1977 Evolutions VAMPIRE system, computer-generated music and images videotape
1977 Five Short Visits to Different Worlds various analog and digital media
1977 Concerto for Self-Accompanying Digital Synthesizer C language, Hal Alles realtime digital synthesizer Watch Video: 8 Meg RealPlayer or 14 Meg QuickTime Movie
1977 Guadalcanal Requiem GROOVE, concrète, cello, mixed media soundtrack for video by Nam June Paik
1977 Kepler's "Harmony Of The Planets" computer realization of Kepler treatise
1977 Escalante mixed analog electronic techniques dance score for David Woodberry
1976 A Folk Study GROOVE system
1976 Music For A Garden Of Electronic Delights musique concrète sound for video installation by Bill and Louise Etra
1976 East River GROOVE system dance score for David Woodberry; a.k.a. "East River Dawn"
1976 A Voyage GROOVE system
1976 Narcissicon soundtrack for video by Marsha Rock
1976, 90 a la rechèrce du temps perdu piano
1975 Music For Dance GROOVE system dance-video score/soundtrack for Doris Chase
1975 Waves for nine instruments and GROOVE-generated tape dance score for the Kathryn Posin Dance Company (American Dance Festival Commission)
1975 Old Wave GROOVE system
1975 Clockworks GROOVE system
1975 Drums GROOVE system
1975 Just A Day In The Life... Electrocomp, banjo, processed recorded sounds soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1975 Raster's Muse video soundtrack
1975 A Study classic guitar
1975 Emma mixed techniques film score for Jean-Pierre Mahot
Das Ring GROOVE and Rutt-Etra video synthesizer computer-controlled audio and video synthesis in collaboration with Bill Etra,
1975 The Expanding Universe GROOVE system available on the LP The Expanding Universe
1974 The Devils Electrocomp incidental music for theater
1974 Cathode Ray Theater Electrocomp synthesizer soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1974 Studies For Philharmonia Electrocomp, Rutt-Etra, Paik-Abe, and other audio and video synthesizers audio-controlled video synthesis in collaboration with Tom DeWitt, Phil Edelstein
1974 Zierot The Fool Electrocomp soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1974 War Walls Electrocomp and musique concrète soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1974 War Mime Electrocomp and musique concrète soundtrack for video by Tom DeWitt
1974, 76 Patchwork GROOVE system available on the LP The Expanding Universe
1974 Pentachrome GROOVE system available on the LP The Expanding Universe
1974 The Orient Express GROOVE system
1974 The Unquestioned Answer GROOVE system versions for computer, for piano, for harp with synchronous live computer graphics 1981, and released on the cd Cocks Crow, Dogs Bark: New Compositional Intentions (Leonardo Music Journal CD Series Volume 7 - ISAST 7) performed by Kyoko Hawley, piano solo
1974 Appalachian Grove GROOVE system computer controlled analog synthesis
1974 A Meditation analog electronics
1974 Water Music musique concrète
1974 A Tablature Study classic guitar
1973 The House of Bernarda Alba Electrocomp incidental music for the play by Garcia Lorca
1973 The Clinic Electrocomp incidental music for theater
1973 Purification analog electronic music
1973 Étude classic guitar
1973 Two Fanfares Buchla modular synthesizer
1973 Introit musique concrète
1973 Sunsets electronic music
1972 Return To Zero Moog modular synthesizer
1972 White Devil Electrocomp incidental music for theater
1972 The Library Of Babel Electrocomp incidental music for theater
1972 A Prelude and A Ponderous Passacaglia classic guitar Apple II realization of Prelude 1979 retitled Destiny
1972 Sediment Electrocomp synthesizer
1972 Raga Electrocomp synthesizer
1972, 81 An Earlier Time for classic guitar computer realization on Apple II with Mountain Hardware boards 1979
1968-72 Four Movements classic guitar
1971 Harmonic Spheres Buchla synthesizer
1971 Mines Buchla synthesizer
1971 Before Completion Buchla synthesizer
1971 Sojourn Buchla synthesizer
1971 A Tombeau Buchla synthesizer
1971 Orchestras Buchla synthesizer
1971 Three English Gardens: Afternoon, Evening, and Night Buchla synthesizer
1971 Three Motets in Sixteenth Century Style a capella voices
1971 A Deploration flute and guitar, version for flute and vibraphone
1970 Passacaglia classic guitar
1968 Five Easy Pieces classic guitar


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