Vocal instrumental


 
Piedra blanca y negra (2009) 4:30'
mezzo soprano, guitar, alto saxophone
lyric: Octavio Paz
Free score

Historia de la noche (2009) 5 :45’
Lyrics : Jorge Luis Borges
mezzo soprano, alto sax, double Bass
Romancero (2007) 12:00’
Vocal ensemble, alto recorder, trombone, fiddle, viola da gamba
Commissioned by dr. Rebecca Stewart.
Vocal ensemble possible as: 1 soprano, 1 alto, 1 tenor, 1 baritone.
(Also possible as: 2 soprano, 2 alto, 2 tenor, 2 baritone.
or Vocal ensemble, oboe, trombone, violin, cello.)
Free score
Ik ben zwart (I am black) (Canto X 2006) 6:55’
2 soprano’s, alto, 2 barok tenor trombones.
lyrics: Hooglied I (Canticles) / Terullianus compound through
Paul Frankhuijzen
Free score

Canto X (2006)  19:30’
2 soprano’s, alto, 2 barok tenor trombones.
lyrics: Dante Alighieri Danto Alighieri  from Inferno
canto IX and X compound through Paul Frankhuijzen
free score

Gij zijt schoon (Thou art beautiful) (Canto X. 2006)  6:00’
2 soprano’s, alto, barok tenor trombone, barok alto trombone.
lyrics: Hooglied IV (Canticles) compound through Paul Frankhuijzen
Free score

La Luna (1993. revised 2005) 10’
mezzo soprano. alto saxophone, double-bass
lyrics: Garcia Frederico Lorca
free score
Peripteron (2002) 56’
chamber-opera
soloist: alto, soloist bass, vocal ensemble, recorder quartet
lyrics: Musehymn of Mesemedes, Homeric Hymns compound
through Paul Frankhuijzen
Oracle lyrics woman voice, from Turkish woman during a
earthquake in 1999.
Oracle lyrics man voice, from Italian restorer during the
restoration work of the church of Franciscus from Assisi,
whichwas through a earthquake damage.
Epilogue lyrics Paul Frankhuijzen.
commissioned by the Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst
for November Music
Info Publ. Donemus webshop
Johakyû (2001) 14’
soprano, violin, piano
lyrics: from  Japan No theater Adachigahara
commissioned by Kees van de Wiel
Free score
Yaku Eda (1996) 12:30’
clarinetto Bb, bassoon,  c trompet, trombone 
violin, double-bass, percussion, speakvoice
text: Japans Hiku
commissioned by  Het Bonsai ensemble
 
Kaleidoscoop (1987) 10’
for soprano, tape
lyrics: Esther Jansma
Choir

This Song (2010) 8:30'
mixed choir
lyric": Tim Buckley, spoken words by Paul Frankhuijzen
Commissioned by BkkC
Free score

The sea is calm tonight (2009) 13:30'
mixed choir, organ, carillon
{Also possible as chamber choir, organ, tubular bells}
lyrics: Matthew Arnold
Commissioned by Compam and BraM
Writen for Brabants Kamerkoor
Free score

Verdwenen aarde (Lost planet) (1991) 11’
mixed choir,  Percussion
commissioned by provincie Noord Brabant

Vocal

Different Rituals (2014) 14'
soloist: alto, solist barriton
vocal ensemble: 2 sopranos, 1 alto, 1 tenor, 2 basses.
Lyrics declamation words old hebreeuw. Lyrics Paul
Frankhuijzen English.
Free score


Avidità (2011) 4'
chamber-opera
vocal ensemble: 2 soprano's, 2 alto's, 1 tenor, 2
barritons.  soloist barriton
lyrics: Paul Frankhuijzen
Commissioned by Bosch Parade Netherlands
Free score

Non fu mai el più bel sollazzo (Canto X. 2006) 2:50’
2 soprano’s / alto
lyric: Casellano Castellani
free score
Fortis a longe (Canto X. 2006) 2:30’
2 soprano’s / alto
lyric: anonymous
free score

Stans a longe  (Canto X. 2006) 1:50’
2 soprano’s / alto
lyric: anonymous
free score


paul frankhuijzen
composer