Works

by Alan Holley

Instrumental ~ Solos & Duos

TitleComposedInstrumentationFirst Performance
Heron Creek2017trombone solo 8'16.09.2017
The Glebe Wind2017alto saxophone & piano 5'09.06.2017
Aria for Hattie2016trumpet solo 3'29.11.2017
Adelaide's Ayre2016trumpet solo 4'09.09.2017
Songs and Studies for Trumpet (40 studies)2016trumpet solos
Musics for Sue2015oboe & piano 9'13.09.2015
Take Flight2014violin & cello 11'11.10.2014
Still Road2013sonata for horn & piano 10'27.03.2013
'the birds will sing them off'2012solo clarinet 7.5'26.08.2012
Ornithologia2010solo trumpet 10'
Concorno2010solo horn 6'July 2010
King Street2009solo alto saxophone 9'
Mariner Music2008solo clarinet 7'
Dome Music2008solo double bass 10'
Auric2004solo trombone 7.5'04.04.2004
August2002solo flute 5'10.11.2002
Dream Song2001violin & piano 8'11.11.2001
Umbra2001clarinet & piano 9'11.11.2001
Hammerings III2001soprano saxophone 8.5'06.05.2001
Piano Sonata (2001)2001solo piano 15'05.08.2001
Three Dreams1999clarinet & piano12.07.1999
Forgotten Clouds1996trumpet & piano 3'01.08.1997
The Raven Clouds ^1995violin & piano 16'17.04.1996
River Song1995solo flute 5'21.09.1997
Summer Bird1995solo flute version 4'20.07.1995
Cloud Rim1994flute & piano25.06.1994
Water Pieces1993solo piano 11'18.03.1995
Hammerings II ^1993solo oboe 8'13.11.1993
Portrait: Peascod1993solo cello 11'09.06.1993
Hammerings1992solo flute 11'17.07.1994
Zoastra ^1991solo clarinet 6'01.12.1991
Summer Bird ^1990solo trumpet 4'13.03.1994
Alone ^1990solo trumpet 3'02.08.1991
White Island ^1990trumpet & organ 14'02.08.1991
Cage of Gold1990flute or violin & piano 3'August 1991
Towards the Eyes1990solo violin 3'July 1990
Amaryllis19832 alto flutes 5'1989
Birds of Opal1982solo flute 7'1986

Chamber

TitleComposedInstrumentationFirst Performance
Cicada Sings 2017cl, vln, cello, piano 12'23.06.2017
Cloud Drift =2017trumpet, strings 4'
The Glebe2016string quartet 4'07.01.2017
The Estuaries of Time2012piano trio 16'15.06.2012
Loaded with Dream #2011fl, cl, bsn, hn, string quintet
Vulcan's Row2010tuba & 4 trombones 10'28.09.2010
Carrara Music2008six flutes 6'
Opal Wings2007baroque fl, vln, harpsichord 9'
Canzona for Ligeti2006brass quintet 5'
Opal Tide2006brass ensemble 6'
Winged Viola2004solo viola & ensemble 13'04.07.2004
September20022fl, cl, string quartet 10'10.11.2002
Pobblebonk2001for 3 guitars 7'
My Summer Garden1999chamber orchestra21.03.1999
Fable of the Wind1997wind quintet16.11.1997
Govetts Leap Walk19942fl, cl, string quartet 7'29.01.1995
Balancing on Logs19942fl, cl, string quartet 13'13.11.1994
Endless Days19932fl, string orchestra 10'02.01.1994
Edward Harvey Portrait1993fl, cl, vln, 9'17.07.1994
A Short Anthem for Birds19922fl, cl, string quartet 10'07.01.1993
Flowerings1987fl, vln, vla, cello 7'August 1987

Orchestral

TitleComposedInstrumentationFirst Performance
A Shaft of Light #2015oboe & full orchestra 25'11.11.2015
A Line of Stars #2007full orchestra 11'30.03.2007
Dopplers Web #2005concerto for solo trumpet & full orchestra 19'20.07.2005
Chamber Symphony20032fl, ob, cl, hn, tr, trom, string quintet 25'02.11.2003
October2001for chamber orchestraOctober 2001
Night Sea1997solo trumpet, 2fl, 2hn, strings, 12'16.03.1997
Coaster's Retreat ^1990chamber orchestra17.06.1990

Vocal

TitleComposedInstrumentationFirst Performance
Two Tredinnick Songs +2017soprano, cl, vln, cello, piano 6'23.06.2017
And the Rain +2017For 8 part choir SSAATTBB 8'
Gold Songs *1998soprano, cl, vln, cello, piano31.07.1998
Ophelia *1997soprano, fl, cl, vln, cello13.09.1998
Borneo Songs * ^1994soprano & wind quintet 22'11.09.1994
Spider Song *1993soprano & piano 3'27.11.1993
Rama's Lament II *1989tenor & chamber orchestra07.10.1989
Dorothea * ^1988chamber opera 69'07.10.1988
Budget Opera *1987A one act fantasy for soprano & bass fl, cl, 2 vln, vla, cello 26'June 1987
Rama's Lament I *1987tenor & chamber orchestra 7'14.02.1987

 

+   Text by Mark Tredinnick

=   Commissioned by Santa Sabina College

#   Commissioned by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

^   Composed with financial assistance from the Australia Council

 *   Text by Jyoti Brunsdon

 

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