Alex Weiser


Selected Works - Click a piece to listen.

Chamber Works
Waltz Apparition for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano 5' (2018)
Shimmer for Cello Octet or Solo Cello and 7 Pre-recorded Cellos 12'30'' (2015)
disarm for Soldiers Tale Septet 9' (2015)
Anatomy of a Drum Roll / Resonance and Rhythm for Percussion Quartet 16' (2014)
Rumbling Waves for Piano and Percussion 10' (2014)
Octet for Fl(+Pic), Cl, Perc, Pno, Vln, Vla, Vc, Db 8' (2014)
Wind for Woodwind Quintet (2013)
Music for 4 Trombones 26' (2013)
Quake for String Quartet 7' (2013)
Subway Memories for Flute, Percussion, Violin and Cello 12' (2012)
Music for 5 Bassoons 15' (2012)
Two by Two for Two Drum Sets and Four Hand Piano 6' (2011)
Saxifrage for String Quartet 7' (2011)
adrift for Violin, Clarinet in Bb, and Trombone (or Violin and Piano) 6' (2010)
Finding and Flying for Cl(+Bcl), Tbn, Perc, Pno, Vln, Ebs 8' (2010)
Lament for Fl, Hrn, Db & Pno (also arranged with vlnc instead of db) 7' (2009)
dust for Flute, Clarinet in Bb, Violin and Cello 6'30'' (2009)

Orchestral Works
after shir hashirim for Chamber Orchestra 6' (2017)
Ascension for Large Ensemble 6' (2014)
Somewhere for Orchestra 10' (2013)
Winter Prayer for Concert Band 6' (2011)
Inimmediate Gratification for Orchestra 4'30'' (2009)
only a dream for Orchestra 5' (2009)

Solo and Duo Works
Lullaby for Solo Violin 4' (2016)
fade for Solo Piano 7' (2016)
water hollows stone for Four Hand Piano 16' (2015)
Memories Suite for Solo Piano 12' (2010/2011)
thaw for Solo Piano 11' (2009)
Piano Piece for Solo Piano 6'30'' (2009)
...mallet merengue for Vibraphone and Marimba 6'30'' (2008)

Opera
State of the Jews (libretto by Ben Kaplan) 90' (In Process)

Song Cycles
and all the days were purple for Singer and Chamber Ensemble 28' (2017)
Three Epitaphs for Singer and Chamber Orchestra 13' (2016)
Dreaming of Love for Singer, Violin or Trumpet, and Piano 8' (2015)
Marks (text by Laura Marris) for Singer and Piano 14' (2013)

Songs
Come Home (text after Shmerke Kaczerginski) 5' for Singer and Piano (2018)
Self-portrait (text by Edward Hirsch) 3'30'' for Singer and Piano (2018)
Thursday (text by William Carlos Williams) 2'30'' for Singer and Piano (2018)
A Certain Slant of Light (text by Emily Dickinson) for Singer and Piano 4' (2011)
The Future is Space for Singer and Piano 2' (2011)
Ebb (text by Edna St. Vincent Millay) for Singer and Piano 2'30'' (2008)

Choral Works
Travelers (text by Laura Marris) for SATB, 4' (2011)