Copyright © 2019 by Crystal A. Frost

COMPOSITIONS

 

String Quartet​​

WITH OTHER INSTRUMENTS

TRADITIONAL

1975

1976

1976-78​​

String Quartet No. 1, Op 1

String Quartet No. 2, Op. 3

Ten Studies Before a String Quartet, Op. 3b​

Orchestra​

 

Music in Four Sharps (for guitar and string quartet), Op. 52

String Quartet No. 2, Op. 3

Ten Studies Before a String Quartet, Op. 3b​

2004

1976

1976-78​​

SYMPHONIES

1980

1984

1993

1993

1995

1999​

2000

2006​

Symphony No. 1 (Canción de Yerma) (for soprano, baritone, chorus, and orchestra), Op. 10 (rev. 2018)

Symphony No. 2 (Fantasía Federico García Lorca) (soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone, chorus, and orchestra), Op. 15

Symphonies of Strings No. 1 (‘La Follia’), Op. 33b
Symphonies of Strings No. 2 (‘Song of Freedom’), Op. 30b

Symphony No. 3 (Metamorphoses on a Theme of Benjamin Britten), Op. 37 (rev. 2018)

Second American Interlude, Op. 43

Symphony No. 4 (Crónica del último año en la vida de un mexicano), Op. 45 (rev. 2018)

Symphony No. 5 (American Interludes) (for orchestra with baritone solo), Op. 55

CONCERTOS

1988

1991

1991

1995

2000

2003

2007​

Bass Clarinet Concerto, Op. 20
First Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 27
Tientos (for flute and string orchestra), Op. 28b

Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra (Cantiga Variations), Op. 36 (rev. 2018)

Piano Murmurs (for piano, clarinet, and strings), Op. 46b

Double Concerto for Violin, Clarinet, and Orchestra, Op. 51 (rev. 2018)

Chiacona (for guitar and orchestra), Op. 50b​

ORCHESTRA & VOICE

1985

1986

1997

2006

Ballad of Death and the Moon (for mezzo-soprano and orchestra), Op. 16
Tres Canciones Sobre Lorca (for mezzo-soprano and orchestra), Op. 17b
Motet (On a Theme of Henry Purcell) (for tenor and chamber orchestra), Op. 39

Invocation (for soprano and orchestra), Op. 54 (rev. 2018)

IN PROGRESS

 

Wind Ensemble

n/a

n/a

Second Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra

Symphony No. 6

1993

1999​

2000

2004

2006

Variations On A Theme of Benjamin Britten (for SATB choir and wind ensemble), Op. 37 
Second American Interlude, Op. 43 

Crónica del último año en la vida de un mexicano (for seven percussionists and wind ensemble), 45b
Double Concerto for Violin, Clarinet and Wind Ensemble, Op. 52

Third American Interlude: 'On the Beach At Night' (for baritone, violin and wind ensemble), Op. 55
 

Vocal Works​

 

CHORAL

1993

1999

2007

2009

2011​

Variations On A Theme of Benjamin Britten (for SATB choir and wind ensemble), Op. 37 

River of Stars (Amanogawa) (for SSAATTBB Chamber Choir), Op. 42
it is at moments after i have dreamed (SSAATTBB choir), Op. 56
Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking (mixed chorus a cappella), Op. 58
Fire of Sacrifice (soprano solo, mixed chorus, and piano), Op. 61 ††

 

MASS

2015

OPERA

1984-2005​

est. 2019

Lorca, Child of the Moon (An opera in three acts), Op. 53

The Galaxy Train (in progress)

VOICE & PIANO

1980​

1986

1987

1987

1988

1989

2006

2010

1984 

2015

2006

Villançicos, Book Two (for tenor or high voice and piano), Op. 8b

Tres Canciones Sobre Lorca (for mezzo-soprano and piano), Op. 17

Romance de la Guardia Civil Española (for low voice(s) and piano), Op. 18

Dance of Two Sisters (for soprano, mezzo-soprano, and two pianos), Op. 19

Songs from 'Mariana Pineda' (for voice and piano) Op. 21

Canciones Españoles Teatrales (for mezzo-soprano and piano), Op. 24

Invocation (for soprano and piano), Op. 54

Nocturnes (for baritone and piano), Op. 60b

Lorca, Child of the Moon (piano-vocal score), Op. 53b (rev. 2006)

Armenian Requiem (piano-vocal score), Op. 66b

On the Beach at Night (for baritone, piano, and optional violin), Op. 56c

VOICE & GUITAR

1978

1980

1993

1990

1993

1993

1993

2001

Villançicos, Book One (for soprano and guitar), Op. 6

Villançicos, Book Two (for tenor or high voice and guitar), Op. 8

Sonata-Fantasy (On a Sephardic Theme) (for flute, dbl. singer, and two guitars), Op. 34

Cuando se abre en la mañana (for high soprano and guitar), Op. 26

Guitar Quartet No. 6 (aka 'La Corrida') (for mezzo-soprano and guitar quartet), Op. 21b

Guitar Quartet No. 7 (aka 'The Civil Guard') (for low voice and guitar quartet), Op. 18b

Cuatro Canciones Melancólicos (aka 'Guitar Quartet No. 8) (for soprano and guitar quartet), Op. 21c 

Air (aka 'Santa Susana School Song') (guitar lead sheet with lyrics), Op. 47c

VOICE & MIXED ENSEMBLE

2000

1987

1996

1993

2006

2007

2010

2014

2014

Tres Canciones Sobre Lorca (for medium female voice, flute, viola, and harp), Op. 17c

Dos Canciones Insólitas (for mezzo-soprano and two harps), Op. 38b

Cinco Canciones Insólitas (for mezzo-soprano, flute, viola, and harp), Op. 38

Sonata-Fantasy (On a Sephardic Theme) (for flute, dbl. singer, and two guitars), Op. 34

On the Beach at Night (for baritone, piano, and optional violin), Op. 55c 

Cantar de los Cantares (for soprano, flute, harp, and viola) or (for soprano, clarinet, and piano), Op. 57

Nocturnes (for baritone and string quintet), Op. 60

Two Sephardic Songs (for soprano, flute, harp, and viola), Op. 65a

Two Sephardic Songs (for mezzo-soprano, flute, harp, and viola), Op. 65b

 

 

Harp Works

Dos Canciones Insólitas (for mezzo soprano and two harps), Op. 38b
Thamár y Amnón (for flute, viola and harp), Op. 29 (rev. 1994)
Trí Chairde (Three Friends) (for flute, harp and viola), Op. 13b
Cinco Canciones Insólitas (for mezzo soprano, flute, viola and harp), Op. 38
Air (for flute and harp), Op. 4c
Lullaby (flute, harp and viola), Op. 46c

Two Japanese Songs (for alto flute, harp and viola), Op. 48
Two Sephardic Songs (for soprano, flute, harp and viola), Op. 65a
Two Sephardic Songs (for mezzo-soprano, flute, harp and viola), Op. 65b

1987

1991

1994

1996

2000

2000

2001

2014

2014

 

Piano Works

1975-79

1982

2001

2017

Etudes (for one and two pianos), Op. 7 (rev. 2018)
Toccatta (for two pianos), Op. 9b
Air (aka “School Song for Santa Susana”) (solo piano version), Op. 47b
Etudes (for one and two pianos), Op. 67

 

Guitar Ensembles

GUITAR QUARTETS

1978

1976

1989

1992

1995

1993

1993

1993

2012

2012

2017

1995

Guitar Quartet No. 1, Op. 5
Antique Suite (after Neusidler) (aka Guitar Quartet No. 2), Op. 2 (rev. 1988)
Bulerías (aka Guitar Quartet No. 3), Op. 22
Folías (aka Guitar Quartet No. 4), Op. 32
Labyrinth (On A Theme of Led Zeppelin) (aka Guitar Quartet No. 5), Op. 35

Guitar Quartet No. 6 (aka 'La Corrida') (for mezzo-soprano and guitar quartet), Op. 21b

Guitar Quartet No. 7 (aka 'The Civil Guard') (for low voice and guitar quartet), Op. 18b

Cuatro Canciones Melancólicos (aka 'Guitar Quartet No. 8) (for soprano and guitar quartet), Op. 21c 

Music in Four Sharps (aka Guitar Quartet No. 9), Op. 52b
StarWaves (aka Guitar Quartet No. 10), Op. 63
Planxty (aka Guitar Quartet No. 11), Op. 59b

Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra (Cantiga Variations), Op. 36

GUITAR TRIOS

1978

1976

Trio
Variations on ‘Non a tempo d’aspettare’ 

GUITAR DUETS

1978

1976

Canon
Twelve Studies
Portrait of A Young Woman

Sonata-Fantasy (On A Sephardic Theme)

GUITAR SOLOS

1977

1981

1990

1992

1992

2012

Air, Op. 4
Trois Tableaux d’Andersen, Op. 12 (rev. 2009)
Roderick Usher’s ‘Phantasmion’ (Grand Sonata ‘Quasi una Fantasia’), Op. 25

D’ror Ykro (Chassidic Song), Op 30
Variations On A Moldavian Hora, Op. 31
DADGAD, Op. 62

Mixed Chamber

 

WITH GUITAR

1978

1976

2004

1984

Sonata-Fantasy (On A Sephardic Theme) (for flute and two guitars)

Incantation (for guitar and violin)

Planxty Heather MacLaughlin and Alan Johnston (for guitar and piano)

Chiacona (for guitar and organ)

DADGAD (for guitar, tambour, and dombek)

Music in Four Sharps (for guitar and string quartet)

Air (for guitar and flute)
Da Chara (for guitar and flute), Op. 13

WITHOUT GUITAR

1991

1991

1992

1994

1998

1999

2000

2000

2001

2001

2001

Tientos (for flute and string trio), Op. 28

Thamar y Amnón (for flute, viola and harp), Op. 29 

Tientos (for flute and piano), Op. 28c

Trí Chairde (aka Three Friends) (for flute, viola and harp), Op. 13b

Río de llantos (for flute, string trio, and piano), Op. 40

Elegy (for violin and piano), Op. 44

Piano Murmurs (for clarinet, violin, cello and piano), Op. 46  

Lullaby (flute, viola, and harp) Op. 46c

Air (aka 'Santa Susana School Song') (for flute, string quartet, and piano), Op. 47

Two Japanese Songs (for alto flute, viola, and harp), Op. 48

Eternal Lullaby (for violin, clarinet, and piano), Op. 49