Repertoire

Contemporary : Solo & with Instruments

* Denotes works commissioned and premiered by Beverley Johnston  
Works are listed by composer's last name.

 

Year Composed

*Rhythmic Voodoo

Lesley Barber

percussion & tape

1991

Mountain Songs

Robert Beaser

flute & percussion

1986

*The Timeless Now

Jack Behrens

piano & marimba

1998

Dream for Two

Jacco Bogganen

flute & percussion

1992

*Te Tuma Te Papa

Michael Colgrass

perc.& prepared. pno

1994

*Calamity Jane

Quentin Doolittle

percussion, piano

2005

*Bones

Harry Freedman

marimba

1989

*Critical Bands

Chris Paul Harman;

multiple percussion

1992

Ariadne and Dionysus

Lou Harrison

flute & percussion

1985

*Psionic Interference

Peter Hatch     

percussion solo

1998

*When do they is not the
same as why do they

Peter Hatch

multiple percussion

1989

*Arctic Dreams 1 (with tape)

Christos Hatzis

flute & percussion

2002

*Fertility Rites

Christos Hatzis  

marimba & tape

1997

*In the Fire of Conflict

Christos Hatzis

audio playback & marimba

2008

*LIGHT (Arctic Dreams 2)
(with children's choir and tape)

Christos Hatzis

flute & percussion

2002

*Parlor Music

Christos Hatzis

vib., clar., cello, & piano

2004

*Pavillons En l' Air

Christos Hatzis

percussion, tuba & tape

1989

*Evolving Elements

Alice Ho

marimba & string quartet

2005

*KAMI

Alice Ho

marimba & taiko drums

2006

*Woman who Runs with Wolves

Alice Ping Yee Ho

multiple perc., & audio playback

2010

*Lyrics for Marimba

David Jaeger

marimba

1988

*Two Tigers

David Jaeger

flute & percussion

1995

*Bathtub Music

Beverley Johnston

percussion & tape

1994

*Centre

Beverley Johnston      

wind chimes

1994

*Meditations

Beverley Johnston      

vibes, temple bowls

1995

*Snare Drama

Beverley Johnston

snare drum & tape

2005

*The Well

Beverley Johnston      

dancer & perc.

1997

*Exotikus

Beverley  Johnston     

percussion & tape

1998

Homage to Keith Jarrett
and Gary Burton

Barbara Kolb

flute & percussion

1978

*Beating

Henry Kucharzyk

vibes & octapads

1985

*Angels

Gary Kulesha

marimba and tape

1983

*Quintet-Sonata

Gary Kulesha

marimba & str. quartet 

1996

*The Book of Mirrors

Gary Kulesha

two pianos & perc.

1992

*Toccata

Gary Kulesha

percussion & tape

1989

*Suite for Flutes, Strings
and Percussion

Larysa Kuzmenko

flute, perc., str. quartet

2003

*Cadenzas

Alexina Louie

clarinet & vibes

1985

*Sound of Sound

Chan Ka Nin 

clarinet & perc.

2002

*Prelude X

Larry Lake

vibes & tape

1992

Spiegel im Spiegel

Arvo Part

flute & percussion

1978

*All Too Consuming

Diana Macintosh

dinnerware & tape

2007

*Uhuru Kamili

Diana Macintosh

piano & percussion

2003

Approaching Kilimanjaro

Diana McIntosh

perc., piano, string qrt.

2005

*The Rehearsal’s the Thing

Diana McIntosh

piano, perc., flute, clarinet

2009

*That Damned, Elusive
Muse of Mine

Diana McIntosh
Beverley Johnston

piano/percussion
music theatre piece

2004

Beneath the Canopy

Philip Parker

flute & percussion

1995

*Flow Mingled Down

Bob Pritchard

piano & percussion

2002

*Ermuntre Dich

Micheline Roi

marimba & tape

2007

*Grieving the Doubts of Angels

Micheline Roi

piano & percussion

2001

Sticky

James Rolfe

marimba

2008

*Se Creuser la Tete

Robert Rosen

piano & percussion

1996

*Cool Stream

Clark Ross

piano & percussion

1996

*Le Labyrinth du Sens

Denis Schingh

flute & percussion

1993

*Alternate Currents

Ann Southam

vibes & gongs

1989

*One Moon Circles

Randall Smith

marimba

2001

*Everybody Talking about Freedom

Julie Spencer marimba and voice 2011

*After the Crash

Andrew Staniland

solo multi-percussion

2004

For Dean Primmer

Derek Tywoniuk

marimba

2008

Cinnibar Heart

Chinary Ung

marimba

2009

Contemporary : Solo with Orchestra/Chamber Ensemble

*Chaconne for Marimba and Chamber Orchestra

Patrick Cardy

1991

*The Mechanical Advantage

Omar Daniel

1996

*Everlasting Light for Marimba, Vocal soloists, Choir

Christos Hatzis

1999

*Pyrrichean Dances

Christos Hatzis

2002

*Tongues of Fire for percussion and Orchestra

Christos Hatzis

2007

*Evolving Elements for Marimba and String Orchestra

Alice Ho

2005

*Radiantia

Alice Ho

1995

Afro-Concerto

Maki Ishii

1985

*The Consequential Web of Life
(Solo perc., solo guitar w/ chamber ensemble)

Chan Kan Nin

2010

*Concerto for Marimba, Bass Clarinet and Small Orch.

Gary Kulesha

1989

Walk the Line

Henry Kucharzyk

1981

*Concertino for Vibraphone and Marimba    

Larysa Kuzmenko

1988

*Concerto for Percussion, Piano and Strings  

Larysa Kuzmenko

2001

Concerto for Marimba and String Orchestra

Akira Miyoshi

1969

*Spectre (Solo vibraphone w/ chamber ensemble)

Bill Pura

2009

*Lullaby (Marimba & women’s chorus)

James Rolfe

2010

Two by Four

Jeff Ryan

1994

*Perigrinatio for Percussion, Soloist and Strings

Peter Togni

2001

Traditional : Solo Repertoire

Traditional snare drum marches

JS Bach: Selected works transcribed for the marimba by Beverley Johnston

Clair Omar Musser: Selected marimba etudes

Gordon Stout and Keiko Abe: Works for the marimba

Several arrangements of various types of folk tunes for the marimba

Several arrangements of Piazzolla tangoes for Percussion and piano

Georg Philip Telemann Canonic Sonatas for flute & percussion

Traditional : Solo Repertoire with Orchestra

Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orch

Camille Saint Saens

1863

Violin Concerto in A Minor Op.3 No.6

Antonio Vivaldi

1711

 

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