FEDERICO BONACOSSA


WORKS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER (click here to view by instrumentation)

2017
Frate sole, frate focu - for alto flute and guitar
Four Etudes in Just Intonation for guitar
Volcanic - original score for a dance production by the GodoyPradera Project - a commission by the Miami Theater Center (premierd on May 26, 2017)
Taylipo - for microphones, mixer, live processing, and three performers - (premiered on July 21, 2017 at the Coral Gables Museum)
Voci Tenue - for flute, viola, and bass - commissioned by the Music in Miami Chamber Ensemble (premiered on May 4, 2017)

2016
Wildflower for flute, guitar, and electronics
ArMour - original score for a dance production by the GodoyPradera Project - a commission by the Miami Theater Center (premierd on January 26, 2017)
Diversions - for guitar quartet, written for the Kharkov Guitar Quartet (premiered on October 10, 2017 in Kharkov, Ukraine by the Kharkov Guitar Quartet).

2015
Shikantaza - for guitar and live electronics (11m)
Polyrhythmia(2015) - fixed media work for dance (40m) written for the Dance NOW Ensemble
All Questions and All Answers Are in Your Very Mind - for flute quartet (7m) - written for the Slippery Rock University Flute Ensemble.
The Land Where the Sun Rises - for flute ensemble (5m) - written for the Slippery Rock University Honors Flute Ensemble.

2014
Tract -for percussionist and live electronics (8m)
voice to voice - for female voice, toy percussions (played by singer) and live electronics (7m)
Like Flowers in the Sky - for solo cello and live electronics (12m)
Head of the Table (2014) - fixed media music for dance (15m) written for the Dance NOW Ensemble
Wildflower - for guitar (or any melodic instrument) and live electronics (6m)
In Principio Erat Sonus - for bass trombone and electric guitar (11m) - written for the Brubeck Duo

2013
e poi, solo fiorandole- for classical guitar and live electronics (7m)
In Silico - for flute and live electronics (6m) - written for Cassandra Eisenreich
d'improvviso da immobile s'illumina - concerto for bass clarinet, two orchestras, piano, and percussion
De Profundis - for bass clarinet and live electronics (14m) - written for Michael Sanchez
R~T~L - for prepared classical guitar and live electronics (8m)
X - for guitar (or any instrument) and live electronics (10~)
falling, still (generative piece for voice samples, based on a poem by Ryokan) (7m or more)
Rhythmicon - sound installation (generative piece for glass bowl samples) (any duration)
Hommage to Henry Cowell - Fixed Media (4m)
Antiguo Llanto - for guitar (14m)

2012
Anoesis - for piano (13m)
Tragos - for double bass and live electronics (15m) written for Kyle Motl
Ekphrasis I, II, and III (2012) - fixed media work for dance (15m) written for the Dance NOW Ensemble

2011
Rivir - for viola (7m) written for Vivian Torres
Solace - for woodwind quintet (14m)
Hocus - for guitar ensemble
Quartet 1 - for guitar ensemble
Quartet 2 - for guitar ensemble
Fatuous Fay - for guitar ensemble

2010
Invenzione -for guitar trio (2m30")
Battle of Kansala - for guitar trio (6m)
Six Characters(2011) - for two guitars and violin (30m) written for the Dance NOW Ensemble

2008
Preambulum - for guitar (6m)
Fragments of Time (Studies of Perception) - for guitar (6m)
Four Sketches for String Quartet - (7m)

2009
Trio - for guitar ensemble
Spindrift - for three guitars (7m)

2007
Quintet - for flute, violin, clarinet, bassoon, and cello (5m)
Sonata - for two guitars (5m)
Dilliriana - for guitar quartet (4m)

2006
Three Short Pieces for guitar (6m)

2005
Preghiera e Ballo - for solo violin (5m)
Tonight I can Write - for baritone, flute, viola, and harp (8m)

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WORKS BY INSTRUMENTATION (click here to view in chronological order)

INSTRUMENT WITH LIVE ELECTRONICS
Tragos - for double bass and live electronics (15m)
e poi, solo fiorandole - for classical guitar and live electronics (7m)
In Silico - for flute and live electronics (6m)
Tract - for percussionist and live electronics (8m)
voice to voice - for female voice, toy percussions (played by singer) and live electronics (7m)
Like Flowers in the Sky- for solo cello and live electronics (12m)
De Profundis - for bass clarinet and live electronics (14m)
R~T~L- for prepared classical guitar and live electronics (8m)
Wildflower - for guitar (or any melodic instrument) and live electronics (6m)
Shikantaza - for guitar and live electronics (11m)
X for guitar (or any instrument) and live electronics (10~)

GENERATIVE
falling, still
Rhythmicon


FIXED MEDIA
Hommage to Henry Cowell
Ekphrasis I, II, III


SOLO
Rivir - for viola
Anoesis - for piano
Antiguo Llanto- for guitar (with a few props...)
Preambulum - for guitar
Three Short Pieces- for solo violin
Fragments of Time(studies of perception) - for guitar
Four Etudes in Just Intonation for guitar

SMALL ENSEMBLE
Frate sole, frate focu - for alto flute and guitar
Solace - for woodwind quintet (14m)
Voci Tenue - for flute, viola, and bass - commissioned by the Music in Miami Chamber Ensemble (premiered on May 4, 2017)
In Principio Erat Sonus - for bass trombone and electric guitar (11m)
Spindrift - for guitar trio (7m)
Invenzione - for guitar trio (2m30")
Battle of Kansala - for guitar trio (6m)
Dilliriana - for guitar quartet (4m)
Four Sketches for String Quartet - (7m)
All Questions and All Answers Are in Your Very Mind - for flute quartet (7m)
The Land Where the Sun Rises - for flute ensemble (5m) - written for the Slippery Rock University Honors Flute Ensemble.
Diversions - for guitar quartet, written for the Kharkov Guitar Quartet (premiered on October 10, 2017 in Kharkov, Ukraine by the Kharkov Guitar Quartet).
Trio - for guitar ensemble
Hocus - for guitar ensemble
Quartet 1 - for guitar ensemble
Quartet 2 - for guitar ensemble
Fatuous Fay - for guitar ensemble

LARGE ENSEMBLE
d'improvviso da immobile s'illumina - concerto for bass clarinet, two orchestras, piano, and percussion (15m)

DANCE
Volcanic - original score for a dance production by the GodoyPradera Project - a commission by the Miami Theater Center (premierd on May 26, 2017)
Taylipo - for microphones, mixer, live processing, and three performers - (premiered on July 21, 2017 at the Coral Gables Museum)
ArMour - original score for a dance production by the GodoyPradera Project - a commission by the Miami Theater Center (premierd on January 26, 2017)
Polyrhythmia (2015)
collaboration with the Dance NOW Ensemble
performances:
Fillmore Black Box Theater
duration: 40m

Head of the Table (2014)
collaboration with the Dance NOW Ensemble
performances:
South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center
Fillmore Black Box Theater
duration: 15m

Ekphrasis I, II, and III (2012)
collaboration with the Dance NOW Ensemble
performances:
Bass Museum of Art
duration: 15m

Six Characters (2011)
collaboration with the Dance NOW Ensemble
performances:
Colony Theater
duration: 30m