Laurence Sherr
Audio and Score Excerpts, Scores and Parts
Audio and Score Excerpts
Excerpts from selected works. Performance videos and audio/score excerpts are also at the pages for:
Flame Language (orchestral and chamber), Fugitive Footsteps (choral), and Elegy and Vision (solo).
Chamber
Dhammapada Verses for soprano, flute, percussion, and piano
audio score
Duo Concertante for flute and percussion mvt. I-audio
mvt. II-audio
mvt. III-audio

mvt. I-score
mvt. II-score
mvt. III-score
Journeys Within: Concerto for Flute and Chamber Ensemble mvt. I-audio
mvt. III-audio
mvt. I-score
mvt. III-score
Solo
Nocturne for piano
audio score
Blue Ridge Frescos for classical guitar mvt. II-audio mvt. II-score
Ouachita Waters: Prelude for piano audio score
Four Short Pieces for solo violin mvt. I-audio
mvt. II-audio
mvt. I-score
mvt. II-score
Orchestral
Illuminations for orchestra
mvt. III-audio mvt. III-score

Scores and Parts
Available from Laurence Sherr Music: email: laurencesherr[at]gmail.com, phone: (770) 457-8058
Selected works also available from Hutchins & Rea Music
Chamber
Sonata for Cello and Piano–Mir zaynen do!, 2014
Commissioned by an international consortium of cellists
Duration: 24 minutes

Flame Language for low voice and chamber ensemble (clarinet, cello, piano, and optional percussion), 2008
Commissioned by vocalists Daniel Gale, Oral Moses, and Elliot Z. Levine
Duration: 10 minutes

EIMI for violin (or other string), saxophone (or other woodwind), percussion, and piano, 2006
Composed at 2006 Kofomi Festival for ensemble Intégrales
Duration: 6 - 10 minutes

Duo Concertante for flute and percussion, 2003
Commissioned by flutist Christina Guenther
Duration: 15 minutes

Dhammapada Verses for soprano, flute, percussion, and piano, 1990; revised 2001
Commissioned by Thamyris (contemporary chamber ensemble)
Duration: 14 minutes
Available from Hutchins & Rea Music

Journeys Within: Concerto for Flute and Chamber Ensemble, 1994
Commissioned by Paul Brittan, flutist with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Thamyris
Duration: 17 min.

Khayele's Waltz for bassoon and cello, 2017
Duration: 3 min.
Canon for a Couple, four-part canon, 1985
Duration: 2 minutes
Dream Fragments for violin and cello, 2011
Duration: 1 minute
Brass Quintet No. 1, 1978
Duration: 15 minutes
Lamond House Suite for two clarinets, horn, and bassoon, 1977
Duration: 12 minutes
Trio in Baroque Style, 1975
Duration: 2 minutes

Solo
Elegy and Vision for solo cello, 1993
Commissioned by the [Jimmy] Carter Center of Emory University and cellist Ian Ginsburg
Duration: 7 minutes
Hutchins & Rea Music

Nocturne for piano, 1999
Commissioned by the Music Teachers National Association and Georgia Music Teachers Association
Duration: 7 minutes
Hutchins & Rea Music

Blue Ridge Frescos for classical guitar, 1991; revised 1995
Commissioned by guitarist Mary Akerman
Duration: 10 minutes

Ouachita Waters: Prelude for piano, 2009
Duration: 4 minutes

Midnight Dance
for solo violin, 2009
Duration: 3 minutes

Four Short Pieces for solo violin, 1982
Duration: 5 minutes
Hutchins & Rea Music

Brook by the Pagoda for piano, 1975
Duration: 2 minutes
Hutchins & Rea Music

Choral
Fugitive Footsteps for baritone solo and mixed chorus, 2002
Duration: 12 minutes
Three Haiku for children’s choir and piano, 1992
Commissioned by the Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta
Duration: 6 minutes

Orchestral
Flame Language for baritone and chamber orchestra, 2007
Commissioned by vocalists Daniel Gale, Oral Moses, and Elliot Z. Levine, with The Bijou Chamber Orchestra, and the Kennesaw State University Orchestra
Duration: 10 minutes

Illuminations for orchestra, 1997; revised 1999
Duration: 15 minutes
Debussy’s Arabesque No. 1, transcribed for orchestra, 1990
Duration: 6 minutes

. . . of a time when . . . for orchestra, 1987
Duration: 14 minutes

Dance
One (plus) for cello and percussion, with or without dancer(s), 1988
Duration: 8 minutes

Isolated (within) for narrator, piano, and dancer(s), 1981
Duration: 6 minutes

Three Movements for Stoney for flute, clarinet, and trombone, with or without dancers, 1981
Duration: 5 minutes

Choreopoem I: Movements for clarinet, trombone, vibraphone, percussion, string bass, and dancers, 1980
Duration: 15 minutes