Jeffrey Gavett

Baritone, composer, conductor

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All of the scores below are available on request. Please let me know if you plan a performance. If you would like me to write something for you, ask!

Works for Voice alone and with Instruments

Proof of Concept for Floating Child (2019) - For soprano and trumpet
Commissioned by Byrne Kozar Duo, recording on New Focus

Waves (2019) - For four voices and Oliver Beer's Vessel Orchestra
Premiered by Ekmeles at the Met Breuer Gallery, July 5, 2019

Stepping Stones (2019) - for loadbang
Premiered at Opera America by loadbang, April 18, 2019
loadbang and strings (2018) - For loadbang and string orchestra
Premiered at Las Puertas Albuquerque by the Chatter String Orchestra and loadbang, October 21, 2018

quis det ut (2016) - For loadbang
Premiered at Miller Theatre by loadbang, November 22, 2016

Peccavi fateor (2015) - For six voices
Commissioned and premiered by EXAUDI, October 17, 2015

Quomodo Musica (2013) - For six voices and amateur chorus
Commissioned by and premiered at NYU Abu Dhabi by Ekmeles and the students of Prof. Martin Daughtry's Human Voice course, January 17, 2014

Number Piece (2012) - For two voices
Premiered at The Stone by the composer and Megan Schubert, March 22, 2013

Jerusalem (2013) - For piano four hands, baritone, and soprano (two players)
Premiered at The Stone by the composer and Megan Schubert, March 22, 2013

Wayfaring Stranger (2013) - For piano and voice
Premiered at The Stone by the composer and Megan Schubert, March 22, 2013

Musicorum et Cantorum (2012) - For loadbang
Premiered at Greenwich House Music School, by loadbang, January 11, 2013
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Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (arrangement in just intonation) (2012) - For loadbang
Premiered at Juilliard, by loadbang, December 5, 2012
Proverbial (2009) - For loadbang
Premiered at Issue Project Room, by loadbang, March 18 2010
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Five love poems (2008) - For baritone, tenor steelpan, and trumpet.
Premiered at Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival with Andy Kozar and Andy Akiho.
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DEATH (2008) - For loadbang
Premiered at The Stone, by loadbang, August 2008
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The Purpose (2007) - For solo voice
Premiered at Manhattan School of Music, January 2008, by the composer
In my craft (2006) - For voice and piano
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Works for instruments

Stepping Stones (2019) - for string quartet
Arrangement of original work for loadbang, unperformed

Moving Target (2015) - For trumpet and fixed media
Premiered at Opera America by Andy Kozar, January 18, 2015

Crescere e Decrescere (2014) - For string quartet
Premiered at Symphony Space by MIVOS Quartet, April 28, 2014

Durch Adams Fall (2013) - For piano
Premiered at The Stone by the composer March 22, 2013

Fundamental Differences (2011) - For two tenor and two bass trombones
Premiered at Intar by the Guidonian Hand on July 5th 2011
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Trombone Duet (2009) - For tenor and bass trombones
Premiered at The Tank by James Rogers and Will Lang, February 18 2010
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Cycles (2009) - For tenor steelpan (or vibes)
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Pasticcio (2009) - For two bass clarinets
Premiered at Moitamostra 2014, Castro Daire, Portugal, July 26, 2014, by 2LOW
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Duet (2008) - For two performers
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Current projects

Microtonal keyboards

A new work to pair with Wyschnegradsky

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