Partial List of 20th & 21st Century Repertoire

*indicates premiere performance

Solo Guitar Works

Chris Albaneseforget together*

John L. BakerFantasy No. 5*

Eve BeglarianUntil it Blazes

Luciano BerioSequenza XI

Naithan Bosse Fractured Fractal*

Benjamin BrittenNocturnal, op. 70

Leo Brouwer

  • El Decameron Negro
  • Hika

Elliott CarterChanges

Carlos ChávezThree Pieces for Guitar

Craig DayMount Pleasant Suite*

Britney DoArabian Tango*

Nimus DilassoSix Point Two*

Wolf EdwardsChains*

Scott Edward Godin gwan

Matthew Reid Horrigangourd motor mindscape

Peter Hannan Punkt not punked*

Alex Jang

Nicole LizéeModern Hearts

Diego Lozano

Julia MermelsteinFear of Falling (into the unknown)

Mohammad MotevaselanSerenade*

Tristan MurailVampyr!

Dubravko PajalicPreludes*

    Cavatina in E*

Steve ReichElectric Counterpoint

Giacinto ScelsiKo Tha, Three Dances of Shiva

Rodney Sharman

John Mark Sherlock Musiquita*

Glenn Sutherland – Seed on the Wind*

Toru TakemitsuAll in Twilight

Michael Trew Meditations I*

                             Meditations II*

Kamran ShahrokhiLucent Moon*

Works for Three Guitars

John Gordon ArmstrongFlight*

Benjamin BrittenLachrymae (excerpt), Op. 48, arr. Verdejo

John CageComposition for Three Voices arr. Verdejo

Scott Edward Godin

Lou HarrisonElegy for Harpo Marx

Richard D. James (Aphex Twin) arr. Verdejo

  • Avril 14th*
  • aisatsana [102]
  • Alberto Balsalm

Jordan Nobles

Astor Piazzolla

  • La Muerte del Angel arr. Verdejo
  • L’Evasion arr. G. Tremendo

Benton RoarkMystic Veil*

Patrick RouxCarnaval

Rodney Sharman

John Mark SherlockMusiquita*

John WeinzweigConversations

rd wraggett

Works for Viola and Guitar

Murray Adaskin – Duo

John Gordon Armstrong – Incantations

Tim Brady – Frame 4: Still

John Cage – Dream* arr. Verdejo

Aris Carastathis – Encounters*

Wolf Edwards – Cluster Bomb Unit *

David A. JaffeThree Musicians (after the Picasso paintings)

Jan Järvlepp

Érik MarchelieEclipse

Arvo Pärt

Denis Poliquin – Ballade

Eric Schwartz Thrash

Elliot Vaughanprick

Works for Flute and Guitar

Astor Piazzolla Histoire du Tango for flute and guitar

Ravi ShankarL’Aube Enchantée for flute and guitar

Kaija Saariaho –Adjö for soprano, flute and guitar

Toru TakemitsuToward the Sea for alto flute and guitar

Anthony GengeNight Rain for alto flute and guitar

David LeisnerTrittico for flute, cello, and guitar

Vivian FineCanciones y Danzas for flute, cello, and guitar

Ignacio Baca-Lobera Dúo for flute and guitar

Jennifer ButlerFour Horses* for flute, guitar, and soprano

Jocelyn MorlockVerdigris* for alto flute and guitar

Kara GibbsTegami* for soprano, flute and guitar

Rodney SharmanMissing You*

Hiroki Tsurumotovoice box v*

Celso Machado – Musiques populaires brésiliennes

Gabriela Ortiz5 pa’ 2

Works for Voice and Guitar

Steven BotelA Dark Place* for tenor and guitar

Dominick Argento – Letters from Composers for voice and guitar

Elliott CarterTell Me Where Is Fancy Bred for voice and guitar

Catherine LaubA Sonnet to Orpheus III* for tenor, guitar, and flute

Alvaro Rojas In Darkness Let Me Dwell* for tenor and two electric guitars

Rodney SharmanShe Walks in Beauty* for soprano and guitar

Manuel de Falla – Siete canciones populares españolas for voice and guitar

Lou Warde Songs of Earth and Sea* for tenor and guitar

Lloyd BurrittFor the One I Love for SATB, oboe, guitar, string bass, violin, piano arr. Verdejo

Ariel Ramírez – Misa Criolla for SATB, guitar, charango, and traditional instruments

Mario Castelnuovo TedescoRomancero Gitano, Op. 152 – for SATB and guitar

Stan RogersWatching the Apples Grow for SATB and two guitars- arr. Ron Small/Verdejo

Marco Del Rio L’infinito* for SATB and guitar

Emile Deedes-Vincke – Ignite* for SATB and guitar

Works for Small Ensemble

John Cage arr. Verdejo

  •  In a Landscape (2 guitars)
  •  Dream (2 guitars)

Steve ReichNagoya Guitars for two guitars

John OliverPrismophony for guitar quartet

Celso MachadoDanças Populares Brasileiras for guitar quartet

Jacob TVJesus is Coming for guitar quartet arr. Alexander Dunn

Stephen GossUnder Milk Wood Variations for guitar quartet and narrator

Matt KaufholdCanyon Epitaph* for trombone, flute and guitar

Radamés GnattaliSonata for cello and guitar

Alfredo Santa AnaA Short Song for the Longest Night of the Year for 2 voices, piano, violin, electric guitar

Joaquín Mendoza Sebastián – …if you don’t pick up the phone… the phone will pick up you…* for electric guitar and small ensemble

Remy SiuDifference* for violin & guitar

John OliverHommage à Bruce Mather* for Harp and Guitar

Elizabeth Knudson – Anatomy of a Spanish Garden* for mandolin and guitar

Benton Roark Songs from the Rainshadow’s Edge* for soprano, electric guitar, double bass, percussion, flute, viola, narrator

Richard D. James (Aphex Twin) – Rhubarb for flute, cello, double bass, viola, guitar arr. Verdejo

Nimus DilassoQuintet for flute, clarinet, cello guitar and double bass*

Jordan NoblesShattered Mirrors for marimba, vibraphone, piano, electric guitar

Nicole Lizée

  • Solstice Noir* for piano, guitar, violin and voices
  • Karappo Okesutura for voices, percussion, keyboards, bass, violin, cello electric guitar

Michael FinnissyCasual Nudity for bass flute, double bass, piano, vibraphone and guitar

John MutterElephant Stampsfor saxophone, flute, violin, cello, piano, electric guitar

Marga Richter – Divers (Diverse) Divertimento for flute, oboe  and guitar

Gheorghi Arnaoudov – FOOTNOTE (…und Isolde/ns Winkfall lassen…) * for soprano, cello, bass, violin, viola, horn, clarinet, flute, piano, and guitar

Works for Large Ensemble

Kurt WeillThe Threepenny Opera – (guitar and tenor banjo)

Rodney Sharman Elsewhereless (guitar)

Friedrich GuldaConcerto for Cello and Wind Orchestra (Classical and electric guitar)

Peter Hannan120 songs for the Marquis de Sade (electric guitar)

George GershwinRhapsody in Blue (tenor banjo)

Terry RileyIn C

Moshe DenburgAni Ma-amin

John OswaldRefuse* (electric guitar soloist)

Frank Zappa – Peaches en Regalia (electric guitar)

Harry Stafylakis – Source Code* (electric guitar soloist)

Works for Electric Guitar Ensemble

James TenneySeptet for Six Electric Guitars and Bass

Jordan Nobles

Lisa Cay Miller – helix*

Alfredo Santa Ana – Under An Orange Sky* 

Rita Ueda – Life of a Snowflake*

James Beckwith Maxwell  – That thing, over there (pointing)* 

Benton Roark – Drunken Cathedral* 

Tim Brady     

  • 100 Very Good Reasons Why 
  • For Jordan*