Works by Stephen Westra



I INSTRUMENTAL
A Orchestral

In einer grossen Stadt op. 18 (Detlev von Liliencron) (2000) 8'
     voice (A). str
Old Man's Polka (2008)
   2(2=picc.)-2-2-2. 2-2-0-0. perc. str.
Picasso Polka op. 14 (1998) 4'30
     version 1: 1-2-0-1. 2-2-0-0. str
     version 2: 2-2-2-2. 2-2-0-0. str
Pumps and Circumstances op. 11 (1994/2003) 13'
     2-2-2-2. 4-2-3-1. perc. strings
Suite in E minor 'The Invention of Innocence' op. 33a (2015/18) 17'
      fl; ob/ob. d'amore; harpsi.; 2 vl; 1 vla; 1 vc
Variations for string orchestra 'Blaue Variationen' op. 20 (2006) 15'


B Chamber music

Adagio in E for string quartet (2006/11) 6'
Czechian Dances for violin, clarinet & piano op. 30a (2008/15)
Duo for 2 cello's op. 34/1 (2012) 12'
Duo for viola & cello, after op. 34/1 (2016) 12'
Three Entr’actes for violin, 2 celli & piano op. 23 (2009)
     Moderato | Andante grazioso | Alla Gavotta
Die Hure (version with ensemble) op. 13/3 (2000) 6'
     mezzo; cl; trp; trb; pno; vl; vc
Marcia dei nani (March of the Dwarfs) (2012) 3'
     picc; B-cl; pno
Octet in E minor (Oktett mit Singstimme) op. 25 (2004) 15'30
     mezzo; cl; sax-a; trp; trb; snaredr; pno; vl; cb
     Kleine Freundin vor dem Spiegel | Frühlingsmarch | Die Braut des Deserteurs
Picasso Polka in D for piano 4-hands op. 14a (1996)
     short version 3'
     longer version 4'30
Three Pieces for flute, clarinet & piano op. 31 (2011) 8'
     Sotto voce, lento triste | Molto vivace | Lento quasi moderato
24 Preludes through all keys for violin & piano op. 26a  (2009) 42'
Zwei Quartettsätze op. 10 (1990)  
     Scherzo in C minor 7'30
     Molto vivace in E- 5'
Quartettino for 4 cello's op. 34/2 (2012) 9'
     Comodo | Allegro moderato | Andante | Molto vivace
Scherzi for string trio op. 39 (2018)
Suite in E minor 'The Invention of Innocence' op. 33a (2015/18) 17'
      fl; ob/ob. d'amore; harpsi.; 2 vl; vla; vc
Two variations from op. 20 (1999). arr. fl; B-cl; trp; vl; vc; pno
             

C Piano solo

Adagio in B- op. 32/1 (2008/16) 6'
Arietta in C op. 32/2 (2014) 4'
Evening on the Hill (Th. Wilders Our Town, Act 3) 3'
Fairy Tale (2011) 3'
Frühlingsmusik op. 28 (2008)  
     Vivacissimo | Secco e sempre piano | Allegretto poco andante |
     Allegro leggierissimo | Allegretto | Vivace | Molto tranquillo |
     Semplice | Molto aperto, vivacissimo
Gavotta in A op. 29 (2006) 3'
Gavotta in G (2017)
Minuetto in C (2014)
Old Man's Polka (2006) 3'
6 Pieces op. 27 (2007)
     Tranquillo | Scherzando | Lento teneramente |
     Capriccio I & II | Berceuse
6 Preludes op. 22 (2002/03) 11'
24 Preludes through all keys Book I op. 26 (2005/06) 40'
24 Preludes through all keys Book II op. 30 (2008) 40'
24 Preludes through all keys Book III op. 38 (2007/14) 47'
Quelques valses retrouvées op. 6 (1983) 10'
Romance in F# minor (1980) 4'
Sei Innocenti op. 37 (2014)
Silente (2008) 4'
Sonata in E minor (in one movement) op. 15 (1998) 9'
Suite nr 1 in F minor 'The Invention of Innocence' op. 33 (2015) 17'30
     Prelude | Rigaudon | Menuet | Capriccio [Media vita] |
     Sarabande | Bourrée | Tarantella
Suite nr 2 in G minor op. 41 (2018)
     Prelude | Rigaudon | Allemande | Sarabande |
     Gavotte | Bourrée | Menuet-Finale
Three entr' actes op. 23 (2009/'17) 5'
Valediction op. 12 (1995) 3'
Valse sentimentale in F# minor (1997/2018)
Variations in D minor op. 20a (1999/2001) 14'30
A Young Pianist's Album op. 40 (2017/18)
   
&c.


D Theatre music

Scenic music to Our Town, Act 3 (Thornton Wilder) 'Evening on the Hill'  3'
Scenic music to The Shadow op. 5/1 (Jevgeny Schwarz) 12'
Scenic music to The Forced Marriage op. 5/2 (Molière) 10'
Music to Absurd Words 1: Geleidelijk verliest de man zijn gedaante
    (Gradually a man looses his shape)(Daniil Charms)
Music to Absurd Words 2: Onsje / Varenka en de oorlog (Bernhard Christiansen)


II VOCAL
Songs


Ballade von den Geheimnissen jedweden Mannes op. 16 (Bertolt Brecht) (2005)

Berliner Nachrichten op. 13 (1997/2003) 14'
     An die Berlinerin (Kurt Tucholsky)
     Die Stadt das Glück (Victor Osten)
     Die Hure (Peter Hacks)

Die Braut des Deserteurs op. 25/3 (Peter Hacks) (2004) 5'

Canciónes del éxtasis; songs and duets (anon.) op. 21 (2000/05) 21'
     Feliz y destichado
     Durme, mi donzela
     Que el amor muncho duele
     Dizme un sí
     El paxarico

Drei Inseln (anon.) op. 17 (1999) 8'
     Du host mir geshenkt
     Oy dortn ibern vasserl
     Sitz ich mir im schtibele

Drei Städtelieder op. 18 (1999-2000) 18'
     Die Nächte explodieren (Ernst Wilhelm Lotz) )
     Der Zauberkünstler (Max Hermann-Neisse)
     In einer grossen Stadt (Detlev von Liliencron

Fusilamiento op. 19 (Nicolas Guillén) (2001) 4'30

Lieder aus früher Zeit op. 8 (Johann Wolfgang Goethe) (1990)
    Ein Gleiches
    Mondnacht
    Meeresstille

Zwischen Hoffnung und Sehnen (Jiddische Lieder) op. 24 (anon.) (2003/09)
    Vu forstu mayn zis lebn
    Kum arayn!
    Sneyerlech
    Der nayen sher

La coliva 
Un aire
Freilich zol zayn
In a zumernakht
Troyerlider
Sarabande (Federico García Lorca) (2018)