SOLOS and DUOS (instrumental)

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Click here for a list of miniatures, several of which are for solos and duets

"Same Trains" (2015) for two cellos
Written for Cello Times Two of the Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra for the Treefalls: New Music concert series

"Eefer Madness" (2008-13, rev. 2014) for E-flat clarinet (the "eefer")

"Abyss " (2012) for tuba and fixed electronic media (2-channel stereo) VIDEO

"Abyss II" (2012) for bass and fixed electronic media (2-channel stereo) VIDEO

"Bullfrog" (2012) for percussion and fixed electronic media (2-channel stereo) VIDEO
Commissioned by Dr. Darin Wadley

"Piano Sonata" (2012) 22'
Commissioned by Robert Karrass 22'

"Impressions of Mt. Charleston" (2011) for alto saxophone and fixed electronic media (2-channel stereo), 6'
Commissioned by Mark McArthur. Additional funding from a Nevada Arts Council Jackpot Grant

"Twelve American Stories" (2011) for solo percussionist and fixed electronic media (2-channel stereo) 35' VIDEO (selections)
(may also be played be 2-5 percussionists)

"In C7" (violin sonata no. 3) (2010) VIDEO
Commissioned by Vox Novus: Composers Voice

"Princess Ka'iulani" (2010) for flute. Live Video Studio Recording

"Burnin' Desire" (2010) for viola and guitar.
Commissioned by the Alturas Duo

"And The Wind Cries Jimi" (2010) for viola and guitar. VIDEO (rehearsal)
Commissioned by the Alturas Duo.

"Fox-ey" (2009) guitar (classical or electric in sixth-tone tuning) 4.5' VIDEO

"The Jessica Variations" (2008) Piano 11'

"Lullaby For Sam" (2008) Guitar 3' Studio Recording
Commissioned by Aaron Larget-Caplan. Composed in Hartford, CT

"Three Haiku for Clarinet and Bassoon" (2004, rev. 2008) Live Recordings (Luna Nova New Music Ensemble): The Little Duck II. Head or Tail III. The Poor Man's Son

"Three Haiku for Clarinet and Violin" (2004, revised 2008) 3'

"Three Haiku for Flute and Cello" (2004, revised 2008) 3'
Live performance by Ashley Addington, flute and Rachel Arnold, cello: VIDEO

"What The Waves Tell Me" (2008) Cello 14.5'-21.5' VIDEO Part 1 and VIDEO Part 2
Winner of College Music Society Northeast Conference Student Composition Award

"Duet for Xylophone and Drum Set"(2007) MP3 (Nolan Stolz, xylophone and drum set) PDF of Score

"Legend of Waianapanapa Caves" (Viola Sonata #2) (2007) Viola, Piano VIDEO pt. 1 VIDEO pt. 2
Commissioned by the SUNY-Stony Brook, Stony Brook Premieres! project, made possible by funding from the State of New York. Many thanks to Alex Le and David Hamano!

"The Legend of Waianapanapa Caves" (Violin Sonata #2) (2007) Violin, Piano 18' VIDEO with Dance

"The Little Duck" (2004, rev. 2007) for clarinet <1'

"Theme with Nine Short Variations for Solo Bass" (2005, revised 2007) New Music Hartford. Capital Community College. (December 11, 2007) VIDEO

"The Touch: A Fantasy for Solo Piano (Themes from The Touch: A Black Box Opera)" (2007) 3-3.5'

"The Touch: A Miniature for Solo Piano (Theme from The Touch: A Black Box Opera)" (2007) 1.5'
VIDEO

"Ascension to a Memory" (2006) for organ. 5'
**2nd Prize in the 2007 NZAO International Composition Competition**

"Farewell to Twilight" (2005) for harp. 7'

"Farewell to Twilight" (2005) for two guitars, arr.

"Table For Two" (2004) for violin and piano. 8'

"Table For One" (2003) for piano. 8'

"Pictures of an Exhibitionist" (2003) for guitar. 6.5'

"Cry of the 'bird" (Viola Sonata #1) (2002) (also version for cello). 8.5'

"Haiku Settings (Spring)"(2002)
for violin and cello
MP3 Excerpt

Email: nolan@nolanstolz.com