Coots and Rails (2014) - Scott D. Miller
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Coots and Rails (2014)

An experimental backwoods scramble for violin trio.

Miranda Cuckson, Ken Hamao,

Marina Kifferstein, violins

Recorded live at St. Peter's Church

in New York City, Dec. 2, 2014

 

Mouth That Tears The Land (1988) - Scott D. Miller
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Mouth That Tears The Land (1988) 

An electronic micro-opera for clarinet, organ, helicopter, air raid siren, and

the voices of Joseph McCarthy and Richard Nixon. 

 

Presented at Symphony Space,

New York City, June 7, 2014

 

Polychrome Stride (2009) - Scott D. Miller
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Polychrome Stride (2009) 

Mary Barto, flute

Allen Blustine, clarinet

Stanichka Dimitrova, violin

Peter Prosser, cello

Christopher Oldfather, piano

Carl Bettendorf, conductor

 

New York Composers Circle Award

Recorded live at Symphony Space,

New York City, June 4, 2011

 

Spencer Lane Extension (1994) - Scott D. Miller
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Spencer Lane Extension (1994) 

Mark Whitecage, alto saxophone

David Bindman, tenor saxophone

Sam Furnace, baritone saxophone 

Steve Swell, trombone

Michael J. Stevens, piano

Joe Fonda, bass

Kevin Norton, drums

Recorded live at The Knitting Factory, New York City, June 29, 1995

Phrenology: The Proper Study of Man (2013) - Scott D. Miller
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Phrenology: The Proper Study of Man (2013)

Jason Kao Hwang, amplified violin

David Bindman, tenor saxophone
Jen Baker, trombone
Andrew Drury, percussion

 

Recorded live at Symphony Space,

New York City, June 8, 2013

 

 

Pause = Pause (2008) - Scott D. Miller
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Pause = Pause (2008)

I. Prelude and Scrawl

II. Thug Dance

III. Inexactetude

 

Eric Huebner, piano

Recorded in New York City, 2009

Assassination of Angels (1986) - Scott D. Miller
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Assassination of Angels (1986) 

An electronic micro-opera for soprano, keyboards, percussion, turntables and manipulated motorcycle

 

Unit Pulse Generator (1976) - Scott D. Miller
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Unit Pulse Generator (1976) Live electronics

The Unit Pulse Generator is designed for electronic testing. It has a series of dials and switches, and by manipulating these in an unorthodox and possibly destructive manner, I was able to create glissandi, mis-tunings, chopped-up rhythms and even a seagull or two. 

 

Clarinet Primer (2007) - Scott D. Miller
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Clarinet Primer (2007) 

I. Plutocrats and Moonbeams

II. Dance on One Leg

III. Tarantella

 

Meighan Stoops, Clarinet

Recorded in New York City, 2007

 

 

 

No Second Troy (1994) - Scott D. Miller
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No Second Troy (1994) 

Same personnel as Spencer Lane Extension 

Recorded live at P.S. 122, New York City,

April 10, 1994

 

Massa's in the Cold Cold Ground - Stephen Foster/Miller
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Massa's in the Cold Cold Ground (1994) 

Same personnel as Spencer Lane Extension 

Recorded live at P.S. 122, New York City,

April 10, 1994

 

Music for 3-channel video installation

by Ellen Kozak

Recorded at Douglass Recording,

Brooklyn, NY, March 2016

 

riverthatflowsbothways (2016) 

Marina Kifferstein, violin 1

Audrey Hayes, violin 2

Kallie Ciechomski, viola

Serafim Smigelskiy, cello

Carl Bettendorf, conductor

 

riverthatflowsbothways (2016) - Scott D. Miller
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Dutch Angle (2013) - Scott D. Miller
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Dutch Angle (2013)

Miranda Cuckson, violin

Kallie Ciechomski, viola

Chris Gross, cello

Liam Kinson, bass clarinet

Recorded live at St. Peter's Church

in New York City, April 26, 2016

 

All works Copyright © 1976-2016

Scott D. Miller (BMI)

Snaptograph No. 1 (2016) - Scott D. Miller
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Snaptograph No. 1 (2016)

Roberta Michel, flute

Carol McGonnell, bass clarinet

Michael Lipsey, percussion

Recorded live at St. Peter's Church

in New York City, Apr. 18, 2017

 

Game with Sharp Knives (2015) 

TILTED HEAD ENSEMBLE

Laura Cocks, flute

Eileen Mack, clarinet

Ryan Muncy, saxophone

Jen Baker, trombone

Marina Kifferstein, violin

Meaghan Burke, cello

Game with Sharp Knives (2015) - Scott D. Miller
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Tristan McKay, piano

Michael Lipsey, percussion

Carl Bettendorf, conductor

Recorded live at DiMenna Center

in New York City, March 2, 2017

Paganini Liszt Distortion (2017) - Scott D. Miller
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Paganini Liszt Distortion (2017) Electroacoustic

Apart from one brief interjection, "Paganini Liszt Distortion" is entirely sourced from recordings of the "Grande Étude de Paganini No. 3", by Franz Liszt. The video is a playback of the score in Logic Pro X.

 

The Major Scale in Octaves (2017) - Scott D. Miller
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The Major Scale in Octaves (2017) 

Craig Ketter, piano

Recorded live at National Opera Center
New York City, March 19, 2018