Repertoire

Partial List of 20th & 21st Century Repertoire

*indicates premiere performance

Solo Guitar Works

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*

Nimus DilassoSix Point Two*

Scott Edward Godin gwan

Matthew Reid Horrigangourd motor mindscape

Alex Jang

  • Secco*
  • a gray, bent interior horizon

Nicole LizéeModern Hearts

Diego Lozano

  • Hollow*
  • Cáscara for guitar and tape*

Julia MermelsteinFear of Falling (into the unknown)

Tristan MurailVampyr!

Dubravko PajalicPreludes*

Steve ReichElectric Counterpoint

Giacinto ScelsiKo Tha, Three Dances of Shiva

Rodney Sharman

  • In a Room
  • For Guitar*

John Mark Sherlock Musiquita*

Toru TakemitsuAll in Twilight

Michael Trew Meditations I*

 

Works for Three Guitars

John Gordon ArmstrongFlight*

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

Anthony GengeStreams I

Scott Edward Godin

  • On Poetics*
  • Inside the Theodosian Walls*

Lou HarrisonElegy for Harpo Marx

Richard D. James (Aphex Twin) arr. Verdejo

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

Jordan Nobles

  • Temporal Waves*
  • Concentric Rings*

John Oliver Our City Square

Astor Piazzolla

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

Benton RoarkMystic Veil*

Patrick RouxCarnaval

Rodney Sharman

  • September for Morton Feldman
  • Suspended Waltz* arr. Michael Dias
  • The Black Domino

John Mark SherlockMusiquita*

John WeinzweigConversations

rd wraggett

  • The Nagual’s Dream*
  • Yesterday’s Canon*  

 

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

  • Street Scene
  • Moonscape

Érik MarchelieEclipse

Arvo Pärt

  • Spiegel im Spiegel* arr. Verdejo
  • Fratres arr. Verdejo

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-LoberaDúo for flute and guitar

 

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

Works for Small Ensemble

John CageIn a Landscape for two guitars arr. Verdejo

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*

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

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

Nicole LizéeSolstice Noir* for piano, guitar, violin and voices

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

John MutterElephant Stamps* for saxophone,flute, violin, cello, piano, electric guitar

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

 

Works for Large Ensemble

Kurt WeillThe Threepenny Opera – (guitar and banjo)

George GershwinRhapsody in Blue (banjo)

Terry RileyIn C

Moshe DenburgAni Ma-amin

John OswaldRefuse*

Frank Zappa – Peaches en Regalia

 

Works for Electric Guitar Ensemble

James TenneySeptet

Jordan NoblesNebula

Jordan Nobles – Skywriting*

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*