carson cooman

Orchestral Works with Soloist (Concertante)

Autumn Sun Canticle (Op. 694) (2006) (5.25 min)
Commissioned by The Commission Project in memory of Bob Stata
Solo Trumpet and Orchestra (2.2.2.2/0.0.0.0/1perc/strings)
Commissioned by The Commission Project
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score for sale; solo parts and orchestral materials for sale; piano reduction for sale

Clarinet Concerto (Op. 595) (2004) (14 min)
for Angela Occhionero
Solo Clarinet and String Orchestra
  I. Supplication
  II. Jubilee
Commissioned by Harrison Nelson
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X071063; Solo Part #X711003; Rental #R01352)
Study score and solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental

Concerto for Bass Saxophone and Strings (Op. 110) (1999) (20 min)
for Andreas van Zoelen
Solo Bass Saxophone and String Orchestra
  I. Chaconne: "...a continuum of dreams..."
  II. Cadenza
  III. Toccata
Commissioned by Andreas van Zoelen with support from the Broeker Fund for New Music
Published by Musik Fabrik
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Concerto for Portatif Organ and Strings (Op. 692) (2006) (14 min)
for Nancy Granert
Solo Portatif Organ and String Orchestra
  I. Collage
  II. Elegia
  III. Rondeau
Commissioned by the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra, Robert Mealy, director
Published by Musik Fabrik
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Concerto Grosso (Op. 233) (2000) (10 min)
for Nancy Strelau and the Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra
Solo Group (Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Violin, and Cello) and Orchestra (2.2.2.2/4.2.2.1/timp.1perc/strings)
  I. A Tapestry of Mirrors
  II. A Cascade of Light
Commissioned for the Hochstein Music School
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X076012; Rental #R01168)
Study score for sale; orchestral materials for rental

Concerto in modo antico (Op. 928) (2011) (9 min)
for John Turner
Solo Recorder (Soprano/Tenor) and Strings
  I. Estampie
  II. Aria
  III. Echo Gigue
  IV. Ground (in memoriam Lee Hoiby)
  V. Estampie da capo
Commissioned by John Turner
Published by Musik Fabrik
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Desiring the Solicitude of Rain (Op. 542) (2003-04) (10.5 min)
for John
Solo Tenor and Chamber Orchestra (0.1.1.0/1.1.0.0/1perc/strings)
Text by Kathleen Wakefield
Commissioned by John McMunn
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X078060; Rental #R01291)
Study score for sale; orchestral materials for rental

Enchanted Tracings (Piano Concerto No. 2) (Op. 762) (2008) (15 min)
Solo Piano and Wind Ensemble (orchestra without strings)
(2+Picc.2+Eh.2+Bcl.2+Cbn/4.3.2.1/timp.2perc)
see listing in Wind Ensemble Works with Soloists

Flute Concerto (Op. 691) (2006) (12.5 min)
for Judith von Hopf
Solo Flute and Orchestra (2(picc).2+Eh.2+Bcl.2/4.2.2.1/2perc.pno/strings)
  I. Chanson
  II. Fantasy Variations
Commissioned by Judith von Hopf for the Kiev Philharmonic
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score and solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental
Recorded on Flute Concerti (CD Recording; Cambria Music; Catalogue #CAMCD-1203)

Folk Fantasies (Op. 1009) (2005/13) (12 min)
for Chloé Trevor
Solo Violin, Percussion, String Orchestra
  I. Highland Ballad (Scotland)
  II. Ceremonial (Nigeria)
  III. Circle Dance (America)
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score for sale; solo part for sale; string parts for sale

Invocation (Op. 229) (2000) (2.5 min)
for Laurel Ann Maurer
Solo Flute and String Orchestra
Commissioned by The Provence Society
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X071052; Solo Part #X110019; Rental #R01162)
Study score and solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental
Recorded on Music for a Sunday Afternoon (CD Recording; 4Tay Records; Catalogue #CD4027)

Piano Concerto (Op. 649) (2005) (9 min)
for Symphonic Underground, in celebration of the Mozart Year 2006
Solo Piano and Strings (quintet or orchestra)
Commissioned by Symphonic Underground
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score for sale; solo part and string parts for sale
Recorded on Cooman: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3 (CD Recording; Naxos Records; Catalogue #8.559329)

Remembering Tomorrow: Trombone Concerto (Op. 580) (2004) (10 min)
for Haim Avitsur
Solo Trombone and Orchestra (2.1.1.1/1.1.0.0/1perc.timp/strings)
Commissioned by Haim Avitsur
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score and solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental
Recorded on Enchanted Tracings: Music of Carson Cooman (CD Recording; Artek Recordings; Catalogue #AR-0047-2)

Sea Findings (Op. 134) (1999) (4.5 min)
for P. Kellach Waddle
Solo Contrabass and Orchestra (1.1.eh.0.1/0.0.0.0/strings)
Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music for P. Kellach Waddle
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X075045; Solo Part #X540006; Rental #R01164)
Study score and solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental

Silver Lagoons: Trumpet Concerto (Op. 263) (2001) (16 min)
in memory of William Mathias and Olivier Messiaen
Solo Trumpet and Orchestra (2.2.2.2/2.0.2.0/strings)
  I. Prelude-Visions
  II. Soliloquy
  III. Prophesies-Vignettes (for Jeffrey Silberschlag)
Commissioned with support from Louise Sandowska Taylor
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X072017; Piano Reduction with Solo Part #X221008; Rental #R01196)
Study score and piano reduction with solo part for sale; orchestral materials for rental

Sinfonia Concertante (Op. 1010) (2013) (11 min)
for Walter and Ronnie
Solo Violin and String Orchestra
  I. Estampie
  II. Aria
  III. Echo Gigue (and Cadenza)
  IV. Ground (in memoriam Lee Hoiby)
  V. Estampie da capo
Published by Musik Fabrik
Study score for sale; solo part for sale; string parts for sale

Spectrum (Op. 550) (2003-04) (17 min)
for friends and colleagues, 2000-04
Concerto-Cantata for Oboe, Chorus, and Chamber Orchestra
Solo Oboe, SATB Chorus, Solo Mezzo-Soprano, and Chamber Orchestra (1.1.0.0/1.1.0.0/2perc/strings)
  I. In the Beginning
  II. Rainbow
  III. Darkness is Not Dark
  IV. The Man Born Blind
  V. The Sun Grew Dark
  VI. Easter
  VII. The City With No Night
Text by Richard Leach
Commissioned with the support of Thomas Masterman
Published by Lauren Keiser Music Publishing (Full Score #X078061; Rental #R01295)
Study score for sale; orchestral materials for rental
Recorded on Prelude to Paradise (CD Recording; JADE Recordings; Catalogue #1105)