Nation (1998) 10 min. for tuba and CD premiered by John Griffiths at the International Tuba Euphonium Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Available from Tuba Euphonium Press. https://www.dropbox.com/s/8hevtqax1hhzsaj/Nation%20with%20tuba.mp3?raw=1
Secret (1998) 10 min. Interactive work for tuba and CD autobiographical of John Griffiths, premiered at ITEC 1998. Available from Tuba Euphonium Press https://www.dropbox.com/s/iza8swsi2amn1nb/Secret%201.mp3?raw=1
Sweet Dances for Unaccompanied Tuba (2002) 12 min. commissioned by John Griffiths for performance at the 2002 ITEC in North Carolina. Four dances entitled: Blew Tango, Dot Polka, Waltzin’ Matuba, and A Hard Knight’s Day. Available from Tuba Euphonium Press.
Will There Be a Time (1997) 12 min. Commissioned by John Griffiths for solo tuba and premiered at the International Tuba-Euphonium Conference in Riva del Garda, Italy in July, 1997. Heard on Griffiths’ CD, “Canadian Chops” CD and available from the Tuba Euphonium Press. There is also a version without narration. https://www.dropbox.com/s/5vrdgta447bx1pe/Will%20there%20be%20a%20Time_%201.mp3?raw=1
TUBA AND PIANO
Ballad and Burlesque for Tuba and Piano (8 min) commissioned by Deanna Swoboda, available fro Cimarron Press. (Cimarron)
Tribute (2007) 5 min. for solo F tuba or euphonium and piano. Written in honor of John Griffiths at the request of Tom McCaslin who studied with John and is now teaching at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. Accompaniment for band as well as piano. (Cimarron) https://www.dropbox.com/s/6snqt0d7g5iq0c5/Tribute.mp3?raw=1
Romance for Tuba and Piano (2000) 5 min. commissioned by Estelle Gravois-Murr for her husband, tubist Ray Murr. Available from Tuba Euphonium Press. https://www.dropbox.com/s/alr0j7a9b9ecb5q/Romance%20For%20Tuba.mp3?raw=1
Scenes from the Andalusia for Tuba and Piano (2018) 8 min Written for Sergio Carolino from excerpts of Raum’s ballet, Carmen, the Passion, for premiere at the Gravissimo! Festival in Portugal, August, 2019. Cimarron https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5alWB1UiJyc
ENSEMBLE WITH TUBA
Relationships for French Horn, Bass Trombone, and Tuba (2013) 9 min. Commissioned by John Ericson, Douglas Yeo, and Deanna Swoboda from Arizona State University. (Cimarron)
Passacaglia Interruptus for Two Tubas and 6 Trombones. Recorded by Sergio Carolino, Anne Jelle Visser, and “The Wild Bones Gang.” (Cimarron) https://www.dropbox.com/s/tgj01362qv3cs13/Passacaglia%20Interruptius.mp3?raw=1
Color Code for Horn, Tuba, and Piano, commissioned by the International Women’s Brass Conference, Lin Foulk and Deanna Swoboda for premiere at the Toronto Conference in June, 2010. 3 Movements, 12 minutes. (Cimarron)
Mr. S.C. (2005) for F tuba, sax quartet, and vibraphone, commissioned and recorded by Sergio Carolino. (Cimarron) https://www.dropbox.com/s/8bps4c8choiaqqh/Mr%20SC%20-%20Caprice%20%282005%29%20for%20solo%20tuba%2C%20sax%20quartet%20%26%20vibraphone.mp3?raw=1
Requiem for Wounded Knee (2003) for two tubas, narrator, and piano, commissioned by John Griffiths and Don Harry with assistance from the Saskatchewan Arts Board. Scored for two tubas, piano, and narrator, premiered at the Eastman School of Music, November 9, 2003. Available from Tuba Euphonium Press. Recorded by Sergio Carolino and Anne Jelle Visser, tubas, with Roger Bobo narrating. (Tuba Euphonium Press)
Fanfare for Tuba/Euphonium Quartet (2013) 3 min. Commissioned by the Beautiful Souls Quartet, Deanna Swoboda, Gail Robertson, Jamie Lipton, and Beth Mitchell. (Cimarron) /s/hwsifoh521ncrod/Fanfare%20Beautiful%20Souls%20tuba%20quartet.mp3?raw=1
A Little Monster Music (2000) 12 min. Commissioned by tubist, Roger Bobo, for his tuba ensemble, “Stuba.” Four movements with 8 separate parts entitled: Hydra, Nessie, Fafner, and St. George and the Dragon. Premiered at ITEC 2000 in Regina. Also a version for Euphoniums recorded by Winston Morris on the CD, “Euphoniums, Unlimited.” Available from Tuba Euphonium Press
Jason and the Golden Fleece (2000) 12 minutes. Commissioned by Winston Morris and the tuba ensemble, “Symphonia,” with assistance from the Saskatchewan Arts Board. Premiered at ITEC 2000. Available from the Tuba Euphonium Press and inlcuded on the CD, Symphonie Fantistique released by Symphonia. Also a version for British Style Brass Band commissioned and premiered by the Hannaford Street Silver Band. Also a version for orchestra brass and percussion ensemble. All versions are available from Cimarron. The link is to this last version.
Three Perspectives for Tuba Quartet 2008, commissioned by Cimarron Music Press for the Wilson Tuba Quartet, premiered at ITEC in Cincinnati in 2008.
Duets for Euphonium and Tuba 2008, commissioned by Cimarron Press as part of a book of duets by Tony Zilincik, James Woodward, Barbara York, Elizabeth Raum, and Lewis J. Buckley.
Aegean Perspective (1999) 14 min. Commissioned by Shelley Jagow and Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, for flute, clarinet, saxophone, tuba, and percussion. Narration, written by the composer and based on a humorous, modern prespective of ancient Greek myths, can be performed by the musicians or by an outside narrator. Premiered at the International Tuba Euphonium Conference in Regina, 2000. Later performed at the World Saxophone Congress in Montreal and the World Flute Congress in Ohio. CMC
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. Version with baritone sax or tuba available from Cimarron Music Press
Festival Fanfare (1998) 5 min for brass quintet. Commissioned by the Saskatchewan Festival Association for their 90th anniversary. Also scored for brass and percussion. Available from the CMC https://www.dropbox.com/s/m7acqzxdz084lgl/Festival%20Fanfare%20quintet.mp3?raw=1
Quintet for Brass (1980) 14 min. Four movement work for brass quintet. Available from Cherry Classics.