John Gordon Armstrong

Canadian Composer

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Orchestra

2017 (2014-16) for Orchestra (3333/3431/timp/perc/harp/strings), Duration: 15 minutes

Kaleidoscope (2012) Orchestra (3333/3431/timp/perc/harp/strings), Duration: 13 minutes

Élégie (2010) Cello and Strings, Duration: 6 minutes

Uncommon Prayers (2007) for Mezzo Soprano, SATB and Orchestra, Duration: 25 minutes

Circle’s End (1986) for Guitar and Strings, Duration: 10 minutes

Three Pieces for Guitar and Strings (1981) for Guitar and Strings, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Guitar

The Space Within (2017) for 10-string Guitar, Duration: 6 minutes

Of Glad Love (2013) for Mezzo Soprano and Guitar Quartet, Duration: 10 minutes

Ghosts 3 (2011) for Soprano, Flute and Guitar, Duration: 10 minutes

The Stars Within Us (2011) for Guitar and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

Two to Tango (1999) for Two Guitars, Duration: 9 minutes

Fanfare (1995) for Guitar Ensemble, Duration: 7 minutes and thirty seconds

False Spring (1995) for Soprano Voice, Recorders (or Clarinet) and Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

ImproVisions (1992-1994) for Guitar, Duration: 25 minutes

Improvisations and Interludes (1990) for Guitar and Clarinet, Duration: 17 minutes

The Last Waltz in Boston (1987) for Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

Ghosts (1987) for Guitar, Duration: 25 minutes

Circle’s End (1986) for Guitar and Chamber Orchestra, Duration: 10 minutes

An die Musik II (1985) for Soprano Voice and Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

Songs for Lyra (1984) for Soprano Voice, Flute, and Guitar, Duration: 10 minutes

Vistas (1983) for Guitar and Flute, Duration: 12 minutes

Two Rags for Two Guitars (1983) for two Guitars, Duration: 5 minutes

Three Pieces for Guitar and Strings (1981) for Guitar and Strings, Duration: 10 minutes

Incantations (1980) for Guitar and Viola, Duration: 17 minutes

 

Violin

Abstracts (1988) for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 26 minutes

Wind ~ Earth ~ Sea (1985) for Soprano Voice, Violin, and Harp, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Viola

Incantations (1980) for Guitar and Viola, Duration: 17 minutes

 

Violoncello

Élégie (2010) Cello and Strings, Duration: 6 minutes

Fair Ever Be Angels (2009) for Cello and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Viola da Gamba

In Three (1992) for Baroque Violin, Viola da Gamba, and Harpsichord, Duration: 17 minutes

 

Recorders

False Spring (1995) for Soprano Voice, Recorders, and Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

 

Flute

Simon Says (2017) for Woodwind Quintet, Duration: 10 minutes

Ghosts 3 (2011) for Soprano, Flute and Guitar, Duration: 11 minutes

Child’s Play (1991) for Flute, Duration: 12 minutes

Songs for Lyra (1984) for Soprano Voice, Flute, and Guitar, Duration: 10 minutes

Vistas (1983) for Guitar and Flute, Duration: 12 minutes

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Oboe

Simon Says (2017) for Woodwind Quintet, Duration: 10 minutes

Chants, Dances and Meditations (2011) for Two Oboes and English Horn, Duration:12 minutes

Càol MacAoidh (2005) for Oboe and Harp, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Clarinet

Simon Says (2017) for Woodwind Quintet, Duration: 10 minutes

False Spring (1995) for Soprano Voice, Clarinet and Guitar: Duration: 15 minutes

Improvisations and Interludes (1990) for Guitar and Clarinet, Duration: 17 minutes

After the History (1990) for Contralto Voice, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

Abstracts (1988) for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 35 minutes

Night Scenes (1982) for Clarinet and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

 


Saxophone

Listen Up! (1999) for saxophone quartet, Duration: 10 minutes
Jouissance!
(1992) for Saxophone, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Bassoon

Simon Says (2017) for Woodwind Quintet, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Horn

Simon Says (2017) for Woodwind Quintet, Duration: 10 minutes

Trotte Vieille (1993) for Solo Horn

Nightmusics (1993) for Tenor Voice, Horn, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Trumpet

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Soprano Voice

Ghosts 3 (2011) for Soprano, Flute and Guitar, Duration: 10 minutes

Hail (2003) for Soprano Voice and Piano, Duration: 14 minutes

False Spring (1995) for Soprano Voice, Recorders (or Clarinet) and Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

Night Thoughts: Three Songs for Children (1986) for Boy Soprano and Piano, Duration: 8 minutes

Wind ~ Earth ~ Sea (1985) for Soprano Voice, Violin, and Harp, Duration: 10 minutes

An die Musik II (1985) for Soprano Voice and Guitar, Duration: 15 minutes

Songs for Lyra (1984) for Soprano Voice, Flute, and Guitar, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Mezzo Soprano Voice

Of Glad Love (2013) for Mezzo Soprano and Guitar Quartet

Uncommon Prayers (2007) for Mezzo Soprano, SATB and Orchestra, Duration: 25 minutes

 

Contralto Voice

After the History (1990) for Contralto Voice, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Tenor Voice

Nightmusics (1993) for Tenor Voice, Horn, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

 

Chorus

Fragments (2015) for SATB

Gold and Glory (2014) for SATB and Piano

Uncommon Prayers (2007) for Mezzo Soprano, SATB and Orchestra, Duration: 25 minutes

O God (2000) for SATB and Organ

Three Scenes for Chorus (1983) for SATB, Duration: 15 minutes

Arrangements

Spring is Here (Eight Nursery Rhymes) (2005) for SATB

Child of the Manger (1999) for SATB, Duration: 4 minutes

The Water Canticle (Joanna Estelle, 2000) for SATB and piano, Duration: 4 minutes

Piano

Remember (2016) for Solo Piano: Duration 25 minutes

The Stars Within Us (2011) for Guitar and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

Fair Ever Be Angels (2009) for Cello and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

Patrick’s Planets (2004) for Solo Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

Hail (2003) for Soprano Voice and Piano, Duration: 14 minutes

Scorpio (2002) for solo Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

Nightmusics (1993) for Tenor Voice, Horn, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

After the History (1990) for Contralto Voice, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 10 minutes

Abstracts (1988) for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano, Duration: 25 minutes

Night Thoughts: Three Songs for Children (1986) for Boy Soprano and Piano, Duration: 8 minutes

Night Scenes (1982) for Clarinet and Piano, Duration: 15 minutes

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Organ

O God (2000) for SATB and Organ

 

Harpsichord

In Three (1992) for Baroque Violin, Viola da Gamba, and Harpsichord, Duration: 17 minutes

Crochets (1989) for Harpsichord, Duration: 15 minutes

 

Harp

Càol MacAoidh (2005) for Oboe and Harp, Duration: 12 minutes

Wind ~ Earth ~ Sea (1985) for Soprano Voice, Violin, and Harp, Duration: 10 minutes

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes

 

Percussion

Prism (1978) for three Flutes, three Trumpets, three Violoncelli, two Percussion, Harp, and Piano, Duration: 12 minutes