Robert Erickson

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American maverick and Modernist Robert Erickson was among the first U.S. composers to write in the 12-tone system and to experiment with tape manipulation. As a teacher at a number of universities and…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Kryl for trumpet solo 1977 Chamber Music
Pacific Sirens, for ensemble & tape 1969 Chamber Music
Scapes II, a contest for 2 groups 1966 Chamber Music
Auroras, for orchestra 1982 Orchestral
White Lady, for wind ensemble 1975 Chamber Music
Concerto for saxophone & symphonic band Concerto
Nine and a Half for Henry (And Wilbur and Orville), for percussion & tape Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 1956 Chamber Music
Ricercar à 3 for double-bass solo Chamber Music
Roddy, for electronics 1966 Electronic/Computer Music
High Flyer, for solo flute 1969 Chamber Music
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Quoq for flute solo Chamber Music
Corfu, for string quartet 1986 Chamber Music
Piano Concerto, for piano & 7 instruments 1963 Concerto
Night Music, for orchestra 1978 Orchestral
Dunbar's Delight for timpani solo Chamber Music
East of the Beach, for orchestra 1980 Orchestral
Ricercar a 5 for trombones Chamber Music
Fantasy for cello & orchestra 1954 Orchestral
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