Works of Lawrence Siegel

selected individual and collaborative projects

Beautiful (2012) Portrait #2

The Best Thing (2011) Portrait #1

What We No Longer Know (2010), Song Cycle on poems of Jennifer Militello

Ballad, for violin and piano (2010)

Kaddish (2008/2010) A Holocaust oratorio. Premiere performance by VocalEssence, Philip Brunelle conducting, in Minneapolis, MN, November, 2008. Recording on Navona Records, distributed by Naxos. Full symphonic version premiered by the Houston Symphony and Houston Symphony Chorus with Hans Graf, November, 2010.

The Light Staccato of Souls (2007) for soprano, violin, and piano.

Piano Quartet on Themes of Kaddish (2006) for Apple Hill Chamber Players.

All Go Forward and Back! (2005) A retrospective recording of fifteen years of “Verbatim Projects:” music-theater residencies with communities, schools and organizations.

Beo/wulf (2004) A music-theater work for Andy’s Summer Playhouse combining Beowulf with a Surrealist farce (with Kevin Crossley-Holland and Andrew Periale).

Climate Change-The Musical! (2003) A project to promote dialogue about climate change, utilizing theater to stimulate public discussion and personal engagement.

• A celebration of The New Hampshire Character (2002) for the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.

Monadnock Tales (2002) A tone poem with narrator (with Edie Clark).

•  Millennium Artist in the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation’s Artists and Communities Program, creating Bridge of Dreams (2000).

The People’s House (2000) an original musical set in the New Hampshire State Legislature (with Congressman Paul Hodes, NH 2nd district).

Thrush’s Reel (1996) Piano Trio, for the Apple Hill Chamber Players.

Do They Just Sing All Day? (1995) Comic Oratorio for the American Boychoir.