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Selected Works

Off Melodic (2023) for violin, viola, cello and piano


Magic Stumble (2023) for analog synthesizer

Floyd Williams Omnibook (2023) for saxophone-sourced electroacoustics

river-rising (2022) for wind ensemble (music for 4-channel video installation by Ellen Kozak)

I Speak For All Machines (2022) for 5 artificial pianos and video

Hard Synopsis (2020) for violin, bass clarinet and piano

Liszt On Liszt (2019) for piano

Paganini Monotype (2018) violin-sourced electroacoustics

Paganini Liszt Distortion (2017) piano-sourced electroacoustics

What News the King (2016) for flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, alto/baritone saxophone, trombone, violin, cello, piano and percussion

The Major Scale in Octaves (2016) for piano

riverthatflowsbothways (2016) for 2 violins, viola, cello and bass (music for 3-channel video installation by Ellen Kozak)

Snaptograph No. 1 (2015) for flute, bass clarinet and percussion

Game with Sharp Knives (2015) for flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone, violin, cello, piano and percussion


Coots and Rails (2014) for violin trio


Dutch Angle (2013) for violin, viola, cello and bass clarinet


Historical Novel (2013) music for film


Phrenology: The Proper Study of Man (2012) for amplified violin, tenor saxophone, trombone and percussion


The Green Exception (2011) for string quartet


Polychrome Stride (2009) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano


Flash of Hand (2009) for clarinet and violin

Pause = Pause (2008) for piano

Volume The First (2007) for string quartet


Screed (2007) for piano quartet


No Second Troy (2006) for clarinet, violin, cello and piano


Acrobat (2005) for trumpet, violin, cello, piano and percussion


Abaft the Beam (2000) for clarinet, guitar and vibraphone


Observatory (1999) for clarinet, prepared guitar and percussion


Music for Form Feeders (1997-2001) an improvisational trio with composers Kevin Norton and Jeffery Schanzer

(Roulette Archival Recording)


Music for Bottoms Out (1992-95) an experimental jazz octet co-led by Miller and bassist Joe Fonda

(Cadence Records CJR 1085, 1998)

Spencer Lane Extension (1995) for alto, tenor, baritone sax; trombone; piano; bass; percussion

Canyon of Heroes (1994) for chamber ensemble, commissioned by the New York University New Music Ensemble


Breathing President (1990) for voice, clarinet, percussion, turntable and live electronics


Music for Conspiracy of Equals (1988-1990) a trio with poet Dave Caserio and percussionist Nigel French


Mouth That Tears The Land (1988) an electronic micro-opera for clarinet, organ, air raid siren, helicopter

and the voices of Joseph McCarthy and Richard Nixon 


Assassination of Angels (1986) an electronic micro-opera for soprano, keyboards, percussion, turntables and manipulated motorcycle


Home Cookin’ (1982) for voice, yard sale organ, tea kettle, can opener, turntables and electronics.

                                   A collaborative installation at Columbia University


Unit Pulse Generator (1976) for live electronics



All works Copyright © 1976-2023
Scott D. Miller (BMI)

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