Works by Stephen Westra



I INSTRUMENTAL


Orchestral

op. 11 Pumps and Circumstances (1994/2003) 13'
2-2-2-2. 4-2-3-1. perc. strings *
op. 14 Picasso Polka (1998) 4'30
Version 1: 1-2-0-1. 2-2-0-0. Strings *
Version 2: 2-2-2-2. 2-2-0-0. Strings *
op. 18 In einer grossen Stadt (D.von Liliencron) (2000) 8'
voice (A). strings *
op. 20 Variations for string orchestra 'Blaue Variationen' (2006) * 15'
- Realization of: Schubert Symphony in B minor ('Unfinished'): Scherzo
             2-2-2-2. 2-2-3-0. timp. Strings 
- Polka (2008) 2(2=picc.)-2-2-2. 2-2-0-0. perc. Strings *

(* score and parts available)


Chamber, Diverse

op. 5/1  Scenic music to The Shadow (J.Schwarz)
op. 5/2  Scenic music to The Forced Marriage (Molière)
op. 10   Zwei Quartettsätze (im alten Stil) 
             Scherzo in C minor 7'30
             Molto vivace in E flat major 5'
op. 13/3 Die Hure (version with ensemble) (2000) 6'
voice (M); cl; trp; trb; pno; vln; vc.
op. 14a Picasso Polka in D major for piano 4-hands (1996)
short version 3'
long version 4'30
op. 23 Three entr’actes (2009) forviolin, 2 celli, piano
Moderato - Andante grazioso - Alla Gavotta. Allegro
op. 25 Octet in E minor 'Oktett mit Singstimme' (2004) 15'30
voice (M); cl; sax-a; trp; trb; snaredr; pno; vln; db.
Kleine Freundin vor dem Spiegel (P.Hacks)
Frühlingsmarch
Die Braut des Deserteurs (P.Hacks)
op. 26a  24 Preludes through all keys for violin and piano (2009) 45'
op. 31  Three Pieces. fl, cl, pno (2011) 9'
             Sotto voce, lento triste -  Molto vivace -  Lento quasi moderato
op. 34/1 Duo for 2 cello's (Small Pieces for Big Instruments) (2012)
op. 34/2 Quartettino for 4 cello's (2012)
op. 34a Duo for viola & cello (arr. of op.34)

-  Scenic music to Our Town, Act 3 (Th.Wilder) 'Evening on the Hill'. pno 3'
-  Two variations from op. 20 (1999).  fl-Bcl-trp-vl-vc-pno
-  Adagio for string quartet (2006/11)
-  Marcia dei nani (March of the Dwarfs). picc, cl, pno (2012) 2'30
            

Piano solo

op. 4    Zwei Rondos ) 6'
op. 6    Quelques valses retrouvées 10'
op. 7    Serenaden eines 17-jährigen 25'
op. 12  Valediction (1995) 3'
op. 15  Sonata in E minor (in one movement) (1998) 9'
op. 20a  Variations in D minor (1999/2001) 14'30
op. 22  Six preludes (2002/'03) 11'
op. 26  24 Preludes through all keys Book I (2005-'06) 40'
op. 27  Six Pieces (2007)
            Adagietto - Scherzo - Andante - Brillante - Presto - Berceuse
op. 28  Spring Pieces (Frühlingsmusik) (2008)
            Vivacissimo - Secco e sempre piano - Allegretto poco andante -
            Allegro leggierissimo - Allegretto - Vivace - Molto tranquillo - Semplice -
            Molto aperto
op. 29  Gavotta in A (2006) 3'
op. 30  24 Preludes through all keys Book II (2007-'08) 40'
op. 32/1 Adagio in B flat (2008/16) 6'
op. 32/2 Arietta in C (2014) 4'
op. 33  Suite no. 1 in F minor 'The Invention of Innocence' (2011) 17'
            Prelude - Rigaudon - Menuet - Capriccio [Media vita] - Sarabande -
            Bourrée I&II - Tarantella
op. 37  Sei Innocenti (2014)
op. 38  24 Preludes through all keys Book III (2007/'14) 45'
op. 40  A Young Pianist's Album (2017-18)
op. 41   Suite no. 2 in G minor (2018)
              Prelude  |  Rigaudon  |  Allemande  |  Sarabande  |  Bourrée  |  Minuetto-Finale

-  Romance in F# minor
-  Evening on the Hill (Th.Wilders Our Town, Act 3) 3'
-  Old Man's Polka (2006)
-  Silente (2008) 4'
-  Fairy Tale (2011) 3´
-  Music to Absurd Words 1 & 2 (2011-13): Theatre pieces (Texts by Daniil Charms & Bernhard Christiansen)


II VOCAL

Songs

op. 8   Lieder aus früher Zeit
Ein Gleiches
Mondnacht
Meeresstille
op. 13 Berliner Nachrichten (1997/2003) 14'
An die Berlinerin (K.Tucholsky)
Die Stadt das Glück (V.Osten)
Die Hure (P.Hacks)
op. 16 Ballade von die Geheimnisse jedweden Mannes (B.Brecht) (2005)
op. 17 Drei Inseln (anonym) (1999) 8'
Du host mir geshenkt
Oy dortn ibern vasserl
Sitz ich mir im schtibele
op. 18 Drei Städtelieder (1999-2000) 18'
In einer grossen Stadt (D.von Liliencron)
Der Zauberkünstler (M.Hermann-Neisse)
Die Nächte explodieren (E.W.Lotz)
op. 19 Fusilamiento (N.Gillén) (2001) 4'30
op. 21 Canciónes del éxtasis; songs and duets (anonym) (2000/'05) 21'
Feliz y Destichado (S, A/M)
Durme, mi donzela (S)
Que el amor muncho duele (S, A/M)
Dizme un sí (A/M)
El paxarico (S, A/M)
op. 24 Jiddische Lieder (anonym) (2003-6)
Vu forstu mayn zis lebn
Kum arayn!
Shneyerlech
Der nayen sher

- Die Braut des Deserteurs (P.Hacks) (2004) 4'30
- La coliva (A/M)
- Un aire
- un gatico con barva
- Freilich zol zayn
- In a zumernakht
- Nit mayn shuld di troyerlider