LIST OF WORKS

BRINCADEIRAS BRASILEIRAS Nº 2 (2019) - 17 min.

for cello & flute (commissioned by ImprovIndigo)

     I. ciranda de roda

     II. noite seresteira

     III. balança-caixão

     IV. festa nordestina

ÉLÉGIE À UNE MÉMOIRE OUBLIÉE (2016-19) - 8 min.

for cello & guitar (commissioned by Sheku Kanneh-Mason & Plinio Fernandes)

 

 

RECORDER SONATA IN A MINOR (2018) - 9 min.

for 2 recorders, cello and continuo

     I. SINFONIA

     II. PRESTO after Haendel

     III. ANDANTINO SCHERZANDO

     IV. GIGUE & TRIO

FLAMENCO STUDY (2018) - 7 min.

for mallet quartet

     This is a contrapuntal work that deals with the harmonies, melodies and gestures of flamenco music; it is divided in 4 different sections each evoking a differente palos of the flamenco tradition.

JUST BECAUSE I LOVE YOU (2017-18) - 15 min.

sonata for piano, basson, clarinet, viola & cello

     I. ALLEGRO

     II. ADAGIO

     III. RONDO

LE PHÉNOMÈNE DE LA JOURNÉE (2015-16) - 15 min.

three movements for cello and piano

    This is a chamber work for piano and cello in three movements with the first movement in sonata form; this work aims to represent through music an abstract image of thought, i.e., the phenomenon of the day as a cyclical however always different episode of nature; the three movements represent each a different day.

chamber groups

© Rafael Marino Arcaro, 2019.
Photography Fabio Audi & The Red Beanie.