INSTRUMENTAL CHAMBER MUSIC (three or more players)

For a list of solos and duets click HERE

Click here for a list of miniatures, most of which are chamber works

"The Many Faces of Boom" (in progress) Alto Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano PDF of Movt. 1

Ghost Town Miners (2012) Percussion Ensemble (7 players)
Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas Percussion Ensemble (April 26 & 27, 2013)
Las Vegas Academy Percussion Ensemble (Spring 2013)

"In Paradisum" (2011) Piano Quintet (in memory of Juan)
Nextet: Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas (April 6, 2011)

"Catharsis II" (2009) (piano quartet no. 2) MP3 Score in PDF
Boston New Music Initiative: Jamaica Plain, MA (April 15, 2010)
Avery Ensemble: The Hartt School. West Hartford, CT (March 4, 2009)

"Boom" (2008) for soprano (or solo instrument) and chamber ensemble MP3 Video
Liz Miller and the Hartt Composers Ensemble. The Hartt School. West Hartford, CT (April 18, 2008)
Three Rivers Community College Auditorium. Norwich, CT (April 9, 2008) Composed in Hartford, CT

"Kaena Point"(2008) Violin, Viola, 'Cello and Piano MP3 Video (Part 1) Video (Part 2) PDF of Study Score
Performance 20/20: PRISM concert. The Hartt School. West Hartford, CT (April 5, 2008) Composed in Makaha, HI and Hartford, CT

"The Great River" (2004, rev. 2008) for violin, viola and cello. VIDEO
New Music Hartford. Hartford Art School. West Hartford, CT (December 5, 2008)

"Merritt" (2008) for Trumpet in C, Horn, Trombone.
performed by the Yale Brass Trio. (Yale faculty: Allan Dean, Bill Purvis, Scott Hartman) The Hartt School. West Hartford, CT (March 14, 2008)
Composed along the Merritt Parkway (NY/CT)

"Canterbury Scene" (2007) for Clarinet in Bb, Trumpet in Bb, Trombone, Bass and Percussion MP3
Nolan Stolz Chamber Players:
Dan Cathey, clarinet; Tim Clarke, trumpet; Louis Olnick, trombone; Alex Patterson, mallet percussion; Jeff Tinsley, percussion; Ben Wheeler, bass; Nolan Stolz, conductor) Stolz's Master's Degree Recital. (March 11, 2007)

"Makaha Valley" (2007) Alto Saxophone, Piano, Violin, Drum Set

"Overture from The Touch: A Black Box Opera" (2007) Clarinet (Bb), Horn, Percussion, Piano, 'Cello, Bass

"The Touch: A Fantasy for Mixed Ensemble" (2007) Flute, Clarinet (Bb), Percussion, Piano, Violin, 'Cello

"Table For Four" (2005) for electric guitar, electric bass, 2 synthesizers, and drumset
Fireworks:
Brian Coughlin, bass; Oren Fader, guitar; Jim Johnston, keys; Julian Molitz, drumset
www.fireworksensemble.org
Chosen for the Oregon Bach Festval Composers Symposium Concert (Level I participant)
Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium: "Ecstatic Fireworks" Beall Hall (July 2, 2005)

"2-3 Gamelan" (2005) for Balinese Gamelan and cowbell
Pacific Rim Gamelan, University of Oregon, Beall Concert Hall (February 21, 2005)

"Gravitation" (2004) for 5 to 8 musicians

performed and recorded so far:

Hartt Composers Ensemble. Nolan Stolz, conductor; Devin DiSanto, clarinet; Nate Brown, trombone; Dan Lis, guitar; Matt Sargent, guitar; David Cutright, piano and synthesizer; Kaeza Fearn, piano and voice; David Macbride, viola; Jonathan Crane, contrabass
New Music Hartford. Capital Community College (Hartford, CT) (December 11, 2007
) Movt. 1 Movt. 2 Movt. 3

"Synchronix," a College of Southern Nevada Faculty Ensemble: Walt Blanton, trumpet; Dr. D. Gause-Snelson, clarinet; Dr. Richard McGee, trombone; Chris Davis, bass; Bob Bonora, percussion
CSN- Henderson Campus (February 18, 2005)
CSN 3rd Annual International New Music Festival, Cheyenne Campus Recital Hall (September 25, 2004)
(other dates still unconfirmed)

Acoustic vs. Electric:
Oregon Composers Forum Ensemble: Dr. Stephen Dunn, trumpet; Matt Ertz, trombone, Keri Bartow, sax; Jeremy Schropp, sax; Nolan Stolz, electric guitar, Katie Saxon, amplified/electrified voice, Mei-Ling Lee and Aaron Rosenberg synthesizers
November 17, 2004 --- Oregon Composers Forum, Beall Concert Hall
MP3 of OCFE

Orchestral vs. Zydeco Band:
Tina Hadley, flute; Amy Bassett, bassoon; Chandler Judkins, trumpet; Jon Geever, sax; Zemira Maslesa, squeezebox; Darren King, doghouse; Nolan Stolz, traps and washboard
May 3, 2004: Compositions of Nolan R. Stolz @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas
April 25, 2004: NEXTET @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Same personnel, add Jed Distler, piano

"Haiku Settings (Summer)" (2004)
For narrator and mixed instruments, 4 of the following:
Flute and/or Violin, Clarinet and/or Viola, Cello and/or Bassoon
Matrix Music Collaborators. Tenri Cultural Institute. New York, NY (March 1, 2008)
Tina Hadley, flute; Tim Bonenfant, clarinet; James Harvey, viola; Raymand Sicam, cello; Michael Spadoni, narrator
Commissioned by the Las Vegas International New Music Festival
CCSN 3rd Annual International New Music Festival, Cheyenne Campus Recital Hall (September 26, 2004)

"Haiku Settings (Winter)" (2004) for String Quartet
Matrix Music Collaborators. Tenri Cultural Institute. New York, NY (March 1, 2008)
Movt. II and III: Daniel Gilbert and Joo Yung Park violin; Anthony Gilbert, viola; Nick Alvarez, cello MP3 (Movt. III)
Las Vegas Music Festival: Chamber Music Concert, Judy Bayley Hall (Aug 10, 2004)
Movt. I: Monique Olivias & George Stelluto violin; James Harvey, viola; Dr. Andrew Smith, cello
Compositions of Nolan R. Stolz @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas (May 3, 2004)

"Ode To Jackson Pollock" (2004) for voice and piano
Nolan Stolz, voice; Mei-ling Lee, piano
Oregon Composers Forum, Beall Concert Hall Eugene, OR (November 17, 2004)
Eugene Composers Collective, D.I.V.A. (Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts) Eugene, OR (November 13, 2004)

"Vernacular Music (for electrified instruments)" (2003) for piano doubling synthesizers (Mini-Moog, Oberheim, Mellotron (strings), Fender Rhodes, or other analog synths), drumset with percussion. Trumpet, violin, and cello: all amplified with effects (distortion, wah-wah, flanger, phaser, and delay)
MP3 Walt Blanton, trumpet; Mike Wineski, piano and synthesizers; Nolan Stolz, percussion; James Harvey, violin; Andrew Smith, cello
Commissioned by the Las Vegas International New Music Festival
Compositions of Nolan R. Stolz @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas (May 3, 2004)
NEXTET (February 18, 2004)
2nd Annual CCSN International New Music Festival (September 26, 2003)

"Haiku Settings (Autumn)" (2002) for flute (or violin), clarinet (or viola), cello (or bassoon) MP3
Matrix Music Collaborators. Tenri Cultural Institute. New York, NY (March 1, 2008)
Paula Clary, Flute; Xin Wang, Clarinet; Milena Mateeva, cello
Broadcast on Cox Cable 70 (June 28, July 19 & August 9, 2003)
Nolan R. Stolz Composition Recital @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Doc Rando Recital Hall (November 21, 2002)
1st Annual International New Music Festival: College of Southern Nevada Recital Hall (September 27, 2002)
Christ the King Catholic Community Center (May 10, 2002)
NEXTET Doc Rando Recital Hall (March 12, 2002)

"Haiku Settings (Spring)"(2002) for violin and cello MP3
Matrix Music Collaborators. Tenri Cultural Institute. New York, NY (March 1, 2008)
James Harvey, violin and Milena Mateeva, cello
Nolan Stolz Composition Recital @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Doc Rando Recital Hall (November 21, 2002)

"Among the Stars" (2001) for piano, contrabass or cello, percussion (cymbal, 2 tom-toms, snare drum, cowbell, xylophone)
Mike Wineski, Piano; Tyler Williams, Contrabass; Alex Stopa, Percussion
Nolan R. Stolz Composition Recital @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Doc Rando Recital Hall (November 21, 2002)
1st Annual International New Music Festival College of Southern Nevada Recital Hall (September 27, 2002)
NEXTET University of Nevada, Las Vegas Doc Rando Recital Hall (December 6, 2001)

"Beer City" (2001) for tenor saxophone, piano, guitar, Contrabass, drum set
Rob Wingfield, Tenor Sax; Camille Jentgen, piano; Richard Forrester, guitar; Tyler Williams, bass; Nolan Stolz, drum set: University of Nevada, Las Vegas (April 19, 2002)
Jon Geever, Tenor Sax; Camille Jentgen, piano; Ryan Bull, guitar; Eric Runquist, bass; Nolan Stolz, drums UNLV HFA 238 (October 18, 2001)

"The Twelve Tones of Christmas" (2001) for flute (or violin), cello, and piano

"Just 4 Miles" (2000) for alto saxophone, bass clarinet, piano, contrabass, and drum set
Sarah Minette, Alto Sax; Stacy Kern, Bass Clarinet; Jesse Stacken, Piano; Graydon Peterson, Bass; Adrian Suarez, Drum set: University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Phillips Recital Hall (November 15, 2000)

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