elizabeth vercoe composer

                          "...her gorgeous music is explored with striking inventiveness"     ConcertoNet  

Works

Orchestra                                                                                                              
Changes for orchestra  (1991)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 10 min. mp3
Concerto for violin and orchestra
  (1977)  CFE, 30 min.

Despite our differences #2 for piano & chamber orchestra
  (1988)  CFE, 10 min. mp3
Rhapsody for violin and orchestra 
(1977)  CFE, 13 min.

Ensemble
A la fin-tout seul for mandolin and optional piano  (1985)  Plucked String Editions, 7 min.
American Fancy for two pianos  (2000)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 7 min.
Balance:  Duo for Violin and Cello  (1974)  Arsis Press, 20 min.
Butterfly Effects for flute and harp  (2008-9)  Noteworthy Sheet Music, 16 min.
Butterfly Effects for oboe and harp
  (2010)  (Movements, 1, 3, 4, 5 & 7)  Certosa Verlag, and MSR Classics CD, 13 min.
Despite our differences #1 for violin, cello & piano  (1984)  CFE, & Navona CD, 13 min. mp3
Duos for 2 clarinets in B-flat, or 2 flutes, or 2 oboes (1996-2016)   CFE, 4 min.
Elegy for viola & piano  (1989)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 10 min.
Fanfare for 3 trumpets and timpani  (1981)  CFE, 1.5 min.
Fanfare for HC for 4 trumpets (2016)  CFE, 1 min.
Fantavia for flute & percussion
  (1982)  Noteworthy Sheet Music, and Centaur CD, 10 min. mp3   Read review
Five Inventions for horn and piano  (2005)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 6 minutes
Four Humors for clarinet & piano  (1992)  CFE, 12 min., Centaur CD
mp3 
Holman Suite for cello & piano  (1991) for oboe & piano (2010)  CFE, 10 min.
Irreveries from Sappho for clarinet quartet (arranged in 2016) CFE, 7 min.
In the Storm for mezzo-soprano, clarinet & piano  (1989)  CFE, 15 min.
Kleemation for flute and piano   (2003) Noteworthy Sheet Music, 17 min., Navona CD & Noteworthy Sheet Music mp3
Pasticcio:  Pattern & Imagery from Paul Klee for cello and piano (1965)  CFE, 10 min.
This is my letter to the World for mezzo or soprano, flute & piano  (2001)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 15 min.
Three Carols
for flute & piano or harp (2016)  Certosa Verlag, 2 min.
Umbrian Suite for piano 4-hands or 2 pianos  (1998)  Certosa Verlag, 8 min.
mp3 

Solo Vocal
A Dangerous Man for baritone & piano  (1990)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 35 min.
Eating Democrats for voice and guitar (2005)   CFE, 2+ min.
Eight Riddles from Symphosius for voice and piano (1964)   CFE, 10 min.
Five True Remarkable Occurrences for voice and guitar (2008)  CFE, 8 min.
Herstory I  for mezzo or soprano, piano & vibraphone
  (1975)  CFE, 20 min.
Herstory II for soprano, piano & percussion  (1979)  Arsis Press & Navona CD, 19 min. mp3 
 
Herstory III  for mezzo or soprano & piano  (1986)  Arsis Press & Owl CD, 25 min. mp3       Read review
Herstory IV  for mezzo or soprano & mandolin or marimba  (1997)  CFE, 12 min.
In the Storm for mezzo or soprano, clarinet & piano  (1989)  CFE, 15 min.
Irreveries from Sappho for mezzo or soprano & piano  (1981)  Arsis Press & Navona CD, 7 min. mp3       Read review
Nine Epigrams from Poor Richard for voice and tape  (1986)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 8 min.
This is my letter to the World for mezzo or soprano, flute & piano  (2001)  CFE, 15 min.
Varieties of Amorous Experience for mezzo or soprano & piano  (1994)  CFE, 12 min.

Choral
Blow the Trumpet for trumpet, choir, and organ   (1991, revised 2014)  Composer Facsimile Edition, 6 min.
Echo Jive for mixed chorus and piano  (1987)  CFE, 5 min.
God Be In My Head for women’s or mixed chorus and keyboard  (1995)  Arsis Press, 3 min.
Irreveries from Sappho for SSA and piano  (1981)  Arsis Press, 7 min.

Solo Instrumental
A la fin-tout seul for mandolin and optional piano  (1985)   Plucked String Editions, 7 min.
Corollaries for solo horn (2007)  Certosa Verlag, 6 min.
Fantasy for piano  (1975)  Arsis Press & Navona CD, 10 min. mp3
Parodia sopra "Lasciate mi morire" for harp  (1983) 
Composer Facsimile Edition, 13 min.
Persona for piano  (1980)  CFE, 12 min.
Pour Christine for piano  (1984)  Certosa Verlag, 2 min.
Sonaria for unaccompanied cello  (1980)  Arsis Press, 9 min.
Suite française for violin  (1983)  CFE, 10 min.
Supplication for piano  (1994)  Certosa Verlag, and League ISCM Piano Book [for students; easy to intermediate],  3 min.
Three Studies for piano  (1973)  Arsis Press [for students; easy to intermediate],  3 min.
To Music for solo flute  (2003)  Noteworthy Sheet Music, 2011 Anthology of Contemporary Concert Music & Navona CD, 5 min.
mp3
Zwei Klavierstucke (Pour Christine & Supplication) Certosa Verlag, 4 min,


  To order scores or recordings:

 
  Arsis Press Empire Publishing Service
P.O. Box 1344,  Studio City, CA 91614
tel. 818-784-8918          fax 818-990-2477
email:  empirepubsvc@att.net
website:  www.arsispress.com
 
amazon.com
website:  www.amazon.com
  Centaur CDs

8867 Highland Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70808
website:  www.centaurrecords.com

  Certosa Verlag
website:  http://www.certosaverlag.de
 
Composer Facsimile Editions

elizvercoe@yahoo.com
 
League-ISCM, Boston, Piano Book

available from the League-ISCM, Boston
 
Leonarda CDs

P.O. Box 1736, New York, NY 10025
website:  www.leonarda.com
 
Navona CDs

PARMA Recordings
website:  www.navonarecords.com
 
Noteworthy Sheet Music, LLC

website:  Noteworthy Sheet Music
 
Owl/Starkland CDs

P.O. Box 2190, Boulder, Colorado 80306
website:  www.starkland.com
 
Plucked String Editions

available on ebay
 
2011 Anthology of Contemporary Concert Music

2011 Anthology of Contemporary Music