Nicholas Fagnilli

Composer | Pianist | Synthesist

Concert Works


vocal works

The Lonely Death (2018)

for soprano and chamber ensemble. 7’

Written for the Ithaca New Music Collective

Text by Adelaide Crapsey (1878 - 1914)

Score

Irradiations (2018-19) (In Progress)

Six songs for low voice and piano.

Text by John Gould Fletcher (1886 - 1950)

Tenor Key excerpt (Songs 1 &2)

Baritone Key Excerpt (Songs 1&2)

Petals (2019)

for soprano, clarinet, and piano. 5’

Dedicated to Julia Bokunewicz

Text by Amy Lowell (1874 - 1925)

Score

Songs of the Mad Wind (2019)

Four songs for soprano and chamber ensemble. 10’

Text by John Gould Fletcher (1886 - 1950)

Written for the Ithaca New Music Collective

Score

Sublimating Songs (2019)

four songs for soprano and piano. 10’

Text by John Gould Fletcher

Score

Deux Chansons de Rimbaud (2019)

for soprano and clarinet. 4’

Dedicated to Nadine Silverman

Text by Arthur Rimbaud (1854 - 1891)

Score


SOLOS

Out Walked Monk (2018)

A serial étude for solo clarinet. 2’

for Emily Mehigh

score

Meditations (2017)

vignettes for solo clarinet. 7’

Dedicated to Mikaela Vojnik

Score

39º 36’ 16” N / 75º 46’ 48” W (2019)

for solo viola. 3’

Dedicated to my partner, Anastasia Beil

Score


CHAMBER WORKS

The Universal Vehicle (2019) (In Progress)

Three movements for flutes, alto sax, viola, bass, piano, and two percussionists.

I. The Truth Body

II. The Beatific Body

III. The Emanation Body

Hermitage (2018)

Humoreske for Pierrot Ensemble. 8’

Score

Pannonica's Nightmare on Route 13 (2018)

for clarinet and piano. 5'

Dedicated to Thelonious Sphere Monk

Score

Naphtha (2018-19)

Winner, 2019 Louis Smadbeck Composition Prize

for clarinet, cello, and piano. 10’

Comissioned by Alexandra Hecker

Score

Titans (2018-19) (in progress)

Cycle in 10 movements

Book I: for cello & percussion

Book II: for cello, percussion & piano