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Auroras (1981)
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Corona (1986)
Recording + Score
 
Fantasy for Cello and Orchestra (1954)
Recording + Score
 
Garden (1977)
for violin and small orchestra
Recording + Score
 
Rainbow Rising
Recording
 
Scapes II
for chamber orchestra
Multiple Recordings
 
Sirens and Other Flyers (date??)
Multiple Recordings
 
Taffy Time (1983)
Recording + Score


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Be Still My Soul (1945)
for SATB chorus
(text by A.E. Houseman)
Score
 
Do It (1968)
for 2 choral groups
Recording + Score
 
Down at Piraeves
for mixed chorus
Recording
 
The End of the Mime of Mick, Nick, and the Maggies (1962)
for SATB chorus
(text by James Joyce)
Score
 
Job Choruses
for mixed chorus
Recording
 
Song of Songs (motet)
for womens chorus
Recording
 
The Star Song (1944)
for SSA chorus
Score


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White Lady (1975)
Recording + Score


W O R K S   F O R   L A R G E   C H A M B E R   G R O U P S  
 
Cradle II
for tube drum percussion ensemble
Recording
 
Night Music (1978)
for trumpet and 10 instruments
(flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, trombone, 2 percussion, 2 double bass)
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Recent Impressions (1987)
for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon,
Fr. horn, trumpet, trombone, percussion,
2 pianos, violin, viola, cello, and double bass
Score
 
Scapes (1966)
a "contest" for two qroups of instruments
Score
 


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Cardinitas'68 (1968)
for soprano, trombone, recorder, bassoon,
contrabass, stroked rods, percussion and electronic tape
Recording
 
The Idea of Order at Key West (1979)
for soprano voice, flute, clarinet, trumpet, viola, and cello
(text by Wallace Stevens)
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Postcards (1981)
for mezzo-soprano voice and lute
(text by Robert Erickson)
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Sierra (1984)
for tenor voice and chamber orchestra
Multiple Recordings
 
Three Contralto Songs (1945)
for contralto voice and piano
(text by Margot Ruddock)
Score
 
Two Songs: Days and Nights; Seasonal (1986)
for soprano voice, clarinet, viola, and piano
(text by Robert Erickson)
Multiple Recordings + Score


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Fives (1988)
for Viola, cello, English horn, bass clarinet, and piano
Score
 
Quintet (1985)
for flute, clarinet (bass clarinet), trumpet, viola and cello
Recording + Score
 
Ricercare a 5 (1966)
for 5 trombones, or for solo trombone with 4 self-prepared tapes
Score


C H A M B E R   G R O U P S :  Q U A R T E T S   Top (169bytes)
 
Corfu (1986)
for string quartet
Score
 
Quartet for Strings (1956)
(second string quartet)
Score
 
Solstice (1985)
for string quartet
Score
 
String Quartet No. 1 (1950)
Recording + Score


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Ricercare a 3 (1967)
for double bass and electronic tape
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Harp (1986)
Score
 
Trio for Violin, Viola and Piano
Recording


C H A M B E R   G R O U P S :  D U O S   Top (169bytes)
 
Duo for Violin and Piano
Recording


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Dunbar's Delight (1985)
for solo timpani
Multiple Recording + Score
 
General Speech (1969)
for solo trombone (with theatrical effects)
Recording + Score
 
High Flyer (1969)
for solo flute
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Kryl (1977)
for solo trumpet
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
The Nineteen Forty-five Variations (1945-6)
for solo piano
Score
 
Percussion Loops (1973)
for solo multiple percussion
Score
 
The Pleiades (1981)
for solo violin
Score
 
Quoq (1978)
for solo flute
Multiple Recordings + Score
 
Sonata for Piano (1948)
for solo piano
Score
 
Toccata for Piano, "Ramus" (1962)
for solo piano
Recording + Score


W O R K S   F O R   I N S T R U M E N T S   A N D   T A P E   Top (169bytes)
 
Nine and a Half for Henry (1970)
for 4-channel tape and instruments
Score
 
Pacific Sirens (1969)
for 4-channel tape and instruments
Recording + Score
 
Summer Music (1974)
for violin and tape
Recording + Score
 
Summer Music (1974)
for violin and tape
Tape Part
Recording


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Birdland (1967)
Recording
 
Roddy (1966)
Recording


R E C O R D E D   L E C T U R E   &   I N T E R V I E W  
 
Lecture on Tube Drums
Recording of Robert Erickson discussing
home made percussion instruments.
 
NPR interview (5/29/84)
Recording

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