Chamber Music With Piano

Amazing Grace (2002) 4 min Arrangement of the well known hymn for trumpet, clarinet, and piano. Contact E. Raum

Baroque Suite (1989)  12 min.  Commissioned by Trio Mio, a Toronto based ensemble, for clarinet (optional doubling on E-flat), flute (optional doubling on alto flute and piccolo), and piano.  Premiered at Roy Thompson Hall and taken on tour with Jeunesses Musicales. Also “mix and match” versions for violin on the first part and viola on the second. CMC

Chagallian Suite for baritone saxophone and piano (16 min.) commissioned by Wayne Leechford for premiere, Jan. 30, 2011 for the Free Spirits Ensemble in Raleigh, North Carolina, with Lanette Lind accompanying him on piano. Version for alto sax as well. Cimarron

Cinderella Suite (1996) 12 min. Written for piano trio (violin, cello, piano). Also a version for flute, cello, and piano. Premiered at the Saskatchewan Registered Music Teachers Association Conference, September, 1996. Also simplified version  CMC

Conversations for Flute and Piano  (1982)  15 min.  Five movements for flute and piano. CMC

Duet and Burlesque  (2001) 16 min.  for violin, clarinet, and piano, commissioned by Eduard and Pauline Minevich  with assistance from the Sask. Arts Board for premiere, April 8, 2001, at the University of Regina Concert Series. CMC

Duet for Piccolo (or Flute) and Euphonium and Piano  (2001) 3 min. Tuba Euphonium Press

Fantasy for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano (2006) 6’30” for piano, cello, and clarinet. Written for Katherine Skorzewski, cellist, on commission of her son, Jan, as a 60th birthday present. Contact E. Raum

Flights of Fancy (2012) 12 min. commissioned by the Triple Play Ensemble, Charlotte Leonard, trombone, Brenda Arrowsmith, clarinet, and Charlene Biggs, piano. Premiered at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario, Oct. 2012.

Les Ombres  (1989)  9 min.  For violin and piano.  Written for the composer’s daughter, Erika and her accompanist, Rachel Andrist. CMC

Pantheon (1999) 22 min. For horn, violin, and piano, commissioned by Scotia Festival for performance in their 1999 season by Philip Myers, horn, Erika Raum, violin, and Peter Alan, piano  CMC

Parody for Clarinet  (1992)  5 min.  Commissioned by the Concours de Musique du Canada with the help of the Canada Council. CMC

Phoenix for piano, clarinet, flute, trombone, cello, and percussion, (1986) 12 min. commissioned by the Contemporary Directions Ensemble. CMC

Prairie Suite (1992)  8 min.  Commissioned and recorded by CBC. Scored for violin, cello, oboe, and piano. CMC

Prayer and Dance of Praise (1997) 10 min. Commissioned by the Eckhardt-Gramatte National Competition for the Performance of Canadian Music for violin, viola, or cello and piano. Premiered May, 1997 in Brandon, Manitoba, by the winner of the competition and taken on tour across Canada.  CMC

Rhapsody for Viola and Piano  (2011) 5 min. Contact E. Raum

Rhapsody for Violin, Cello, Harp, and Organ  (1987)  10 min.  For violin, cello, harp, and organ. Premiered at First Presbyterian Church, Regina, Sask. CMC

Romance for French Horn  with versions for tenor trombone or euphonium, bass trombone, alto and tenor saxophone, bassoon, tuba, viola, and cello  (1992) 5 min.  Commissioned by the Concours de Musique du Canada with the help of the Canada Council. Accompaniment by either piano or chamber orchestra that can be used for all versions. Cherry Classics

Rondo Variations  (1989)  7  min.   Commissioned by the Parkland Ensemble for piano, violin, and double bass (or cello).    CMC

Searching for Sophia (1995) 23 min. Piano trio (violin, cello, piano) written for Winnipeg choreographer, Nina Menon, for The Sightlind Dance Project. CMC

Sextet for Woodwind Quintet and Piano  (1992)  Commissioned by Music Toronto and recorded for Arts National. CMC

Sonata For Violin and Piano  (1995) 20 min. Written for Erika Raum, violinist. Premiered at the Classical Cabaret series in Toronto, September 17, 1995. CMC

The Bushwakker Brewpub (2002) 17 min. This was the original piece before the addition of the last movement to make it a six pack. The five movement piece is for clarinet, trumpet, and piano; trumpet, horn, and piano; oboe, trumpet, and piano; and clarinet, euphonium, and piano. CMC

The Bushwakker Six Pack (2002) 23 min. Several versions including clarinet, horn, and piano; trumpet, trombone, and piano; clarinet, saxophone, and piano; and clarinet, trombone, and piano. This piece was commissioned by horn player, Kurt Kellan and clarinettist, Don Oehler, in 2002 for premiere at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, March, 2003.  Also a recording of the piece is available from the CMC.

Valentine Variations (1991)  11 min.  Commissioned by composer Thomas Schudel for his wife, Jane.  Variations for flute and piano on a theme written by Schudel.   CMC

White Horse Inn By Moonlight (2010) for Piano Trio (4 min) commissioned by the CBC for the Music and Beyond Festival in Ottawa, recorded by the CBC for The Gallery Project broadcast on the Radio 2 program, The Signal, July 24, 2010.