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Album "Future Memory," released December 2012.
Stephen Savage: Future Memory

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Catalogue

Compositions by Stephen William Savage


All works © by Stephen W. Savage, published by Danforth Music, ASCAP,
except where noted with an *

Scores and recordings are available from the composer.



This listing is in approximately reverse chronological order by date of composition.

  • Filaments (piano solo)
    • Commissioned by "Calling All Composers" at Lawrence Academy, Groton, MA

  • Windward Steps

  • Fugue in C ("Tennessee")

  • Ponder

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Ponder" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.4 MB).

  • Hold That Thought

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Hold That Thought" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.6 MB).

  • Middle of a Moment

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Middle of a Moment" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.3 MB).

  • Ruby Sapphire

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Ruby Sapphire" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2 MB).

  • Talking Rocks

  • Climb

  • Then There Is Here Now

  • Other Shore

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Other Shore" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.6 MB).

  • Lux

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Lux" by clicking here (MP3 file, 3.2 MB).

  • Friendly Reminder

  • Icarus On the Rocks

  • Future Memory

  • Riding the Cusp

  • After the Circus

    • Listen to an excerpt from "After the Circus" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.9 MB).

  • Phantoms

  • Leaf On a Stream

    • Listen to an excerpt from "Leaf On a Stream" by clicking here (MP3 file, 3.3 MB).

  • Gravity

  • Vernacular Music:
    • Daylight
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Daylight" by clicking here (MP3 file, 3.22 MB).
    • Sky Life
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Sky Life" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.9 MB).
    • Shuffle Chop
    • ChillTrack
    • Thing One
    • Island Song (collaboration with Vernon Tucker and Michael O'Connell)
    • Cirrus Water
    • I Want What I Have
    • Ballad
    • Theme On (orchestra)
    • Minuet

  • Aspiration (orchestra)
    • Listen to an excerpt from "Aspiration" by clicking here (MP3 file, 1.3 MB).

  • SrataVarious (electronic)

  • Etude (piano)
    • Listen to an excerpt from "Etude" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.1 MB).

  • Labyrin (3-voiced ensemble or keyboard)

  • Für Elysium (orchestral, with alternate versions for clarinet and piano and for piano solo)

  • Glaurora (electronic)

  • 0457s (piano and/or instrumental/electronic ensembles)

  • Jazz pieces:
    • Sh'Dance
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Sh'Dance" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.8 MB).
    • Your Fineness
    • Spiral

  • Tarantette (piano or other keyboard, or various ensembles)

  • Impromptus

  • Pedal to the Metal (organ)

  • Adagissimo (organ arr. of Mvt 3 from S.Q. #2)

  • Mary (chorale and organ versions)

  • Why Not? (clarinet and piano)

  • Sinfonia (clarinet and piano)

  • Blues I & II (clarinet solo)

  • String Quartet #2

  • Blue Sky, White Clouds (clarinet and guitar)

  • Flower In My Heart (rock band)

  • April (piano solo)
    • Listen to an excerpt from "April" by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.11 MB).

  • One Glimpse (chorus) (grouped with "A Mile Up In the Sky" as "Meditations" for chorus)

  • Notes4ah2 (large orchestra)
    • Preamble
    • Reverie (parts I and II)
    • Fugato
    • Chorale
    • Epilogue
      • Click here to listen to an excerpt from this section (MP3 file, 1.3 MB).

  • Four Philosophical Songs (soprano & piano)
    • Center
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Center" performed by Margaret Richardson, soprano and Stephen Savage, piano (Brown Hall, Boston, June 1995) by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.44 MB).
    • Einsam Aber Frei (I)
    • Einsam Aber Frei (II)
    • Existence Compared to What?
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Existence Compared to What?" performed by Margaret Richardson, soprano and Stephen Savage, piano (Brown Hall, Boston, June 1995) by clicking here (MP3 file, 2.2 MB).

  • Duet (violin & 'cello)

  • Sextet (flute, clarinet, guitar, piano, violin & 'cello)

  • Recital Pieces and Exercises for Students (open-ended/in progress)

  • A Mile Up In the Sky (chorus)

  • Fanflutasy (flute choir)

  • Back On My Planet (piano solo)

  • Piece for Flute Quartet

  • Duet (piano, 4 hands)
    • Listen to excerpts from "Duet" performed by Marguerite Samoorian and Linda Clark, piano duo (Jordan Hall, Boston, May 1991) by clicking below:

  • Fanfare and Fantasy on Music by Sergei Prokofiev (orchestra)

  • Jazz pieces:
    • Monkey See
    • Barcarole
    • Bleah
    • Surface Appearance
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Surface Appearance" by clicking here (MP3 file, 1.3 MB).
    • Slow Burn
    • Fred
    • Reggae X
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Reggae X" by clicking here (MP3 file, 1.2 MB).
    • Hand

  • The Pines (orchestra)

  • Buy This (60-second spot, advertising nothing)

  • Suite for Violin and Guitar
    • Listen to an excerpt from "Suite for Violin and Guitar" performed by Christof Huebner, violin, and Harry Chalmiers, guitar, by clicking here (MP3 file, 1.3 MB).

  • Suite for Brass (includes "3/4 Mambo," "5/4 Mambo" and "Bill's Bag" from Jazz tunes)

  • Fugue in Eb

  • Flute Piece

  • Movement for string trio

  • Bagatelles (piano)
    • Listen to an excerpt from "Bagatelle 1" by clicking here (MP3 file, 707 KB).

  • Waltz (piano)

  • Jazz pieces:
    • Long Blow Blues
    • April Tune
    • Waltz in Eb
    • Stations (V-H)
    • Contrapunctus Stationorum
    • Perehelions
    • Bill's Bag
    • Wandering Back
    • DownUp
    • 3/4 Mambo
    • 5/4 Mambo
    • Filigree
    • Circuit
    • Spider's Web
      • Listen to an excerpt from "Spider's Web" by clicking here (MP3 file, 1 MB).
    • Sun Mountain

  • Suite for piano, 4 hands

  • Valentine's Song (text by John Donne, for soprano, flute, horn & piano)

  • Question * (text by Louise Bogan, for chorus)

  • Sonatina ('cello solo)

  • Quartet for Flute, Oboe, Trumpet & Violoncello

  • Swirls (any saxophone)

  • Guitar piece

  • Perpetual canon

  • Piano Trio

  • Landscapes * (soprano & piano)

  • Eternal Return (orchestra)

  • Sky Piece * (3 guitars, published by Rocky Press, © 1979 by Rocky Press)

  • Fugue in d minor (organ)

  • Inventio (keyboard or instrumental trio)

  • Horn quartet

  • 4-voiced Fugue after Krenek

  • 3 Bogan Songs *

  • Prelude for orchestra

  • 3 pieces for woodwinds

  • Fantasy (piano)
    • Listen to an excerpt from "Fantasy" by clicking here (MP3 file, 3 MB).

  • Fanfare for brass quintet

  • To Know a Mountain (chorus, text by David Greenhood, used by permission)

  • Viola piece

  • Clarinet / Sax piece

  • Variations for 2 violins

  • Piece for steel harp, 'cello and piano

  • Trio for flute, horn and 'cello

  • String Quartet #1

  • Night Piece (piano)


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