EDSON ZAMPRONHA

 

WORKS

 
Orchestra
Recife de Coral [Coral Reef] - 2014 (5'00")
Convergenza Sensibile [Sensitive Convergence] - 2006 (14'00")
Modelagem XII - 1999 (9'00") 
O Fundo se Transforma em Sensação [The Background Becomes a Sensation], for string orchestra - 2002 (9'00") 
Inverno [Winter], for string orchestra and piano or harpsichord - 2007 (11'00")
Otoño [Autumn], for string orchestra and piano or harpsichord - 2013 (6'00")

Symphonic Band
Géia [Gaia] - 2014 (10'00")
Héroes [Heroes] - 2012 (8'00")
Diante do Abismo [In Front of the Abyss] - 2005 (6'00")

Opera / Dramatic
Composition for Musicians and Actors, opera-performance for chamber orchestra, chamber choir and 2 actors - 1986 (1h 04')

Concerto
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra Nº1
- 2009 (23'00")

Choir and Orchestra
Impulso [Impulse] – 2009 (12'30")

Choir

O Canto de Phoebus [The Sing of Phoebus] - 2012 (8'00")
Modelagem VI - 1996 (7'30")
De Profundis - 1989-2008 (6'00")

Vocal

Ridotta Alla Moderna Prattica, for soprano - 2006 (7'00")
My Soule is Deepely Wounded, for mezzo-soprano and double bass - 2007 (6'30")
Nessun Maggior Dolore, for soprano and two guitars (or piano) - 2008 (7'00")

Duos, Trios and Ensembles

Sonora, for Alto Sax (solo) and fl, cl, perc, pno, vc, db (8'00")
Orvalho [dew], for clarinet, piano, bass clarinet (optional) and cello (optional)
Flying over the depths, for String Quartet (or 2vln+2vlc, or 2vln+vlc+db) – 2013 (6'00")
Brisa [Breeze], for flute, alto sax, clarinet and bassoon - 2013 (6'00")
Duplum, for 1 euphonium, 2 tubas, piano and electroacoustics - 2012 (7'00")
Cânticos [Canticles], for vibraphone and string quartet – 2011 (10'00")
Between the thunder and the echo, for cello and piano - 2011 (1'00")
Feroce, for cello and piano - 2011 (9'00")
Melody, for two to five instruments including a piano - 2010 (6'00")
Ciaccona, for percussion and piano - 2007 (6'30")
Modelagem XIII, for percussion and piano - 1998 (7'00") 
Composition for piano and percussion - 1987 (10'00")
Composition for Saxophone and Piano - 1984-5 (6'00")
Fábula [Fable], for 2 flutes and piano - 2007 (6'30")
Movement, for guitar and cello - 2011 (7'00")
O acorde invisível [The Invisible Chord], for violin, viola and piano - 2010 (6'00")
Fantasía [Fantasy], for violin, clarinet, cello and piano - 2009 (10'00")
Hieróglifo [Hieroglyph], for fl, ob, vibraph, mandolin, guit, harp, vln, vla, vc and db - 2009 (8’00”)
Autumn, for fl, eng.horn, bass cl, mandolin, guit, harp, pno, perc, vln, vla, vc and db - 2011 (9’00”)
Ceremonia de Boda [Wedding Ceremony], for soprano, contralto, tenor, tpt, pno, vc - 2008 (14’00”)
Triple, for violin, viola and cello - 2008 (9'00")
Evolon, for fl, cl, vln, vlc, db and 2 perc - 1999 (8'00")  
Modelagem VII, for cl, sax alto, tpt, b.tbn, piano, vibraph, perc - 1996 (7'30") 
Modelagem IV, for fl, ob, cl, bsn, 2 vln, vla - 1995 (7'30")
Toccata for Wind Quartet, for fl, ob, cl, bsn - 1987 (8'00")
Composition for Six Players, for ob, sax, bsn, perc, pno four-hands - 1985 (6'30")


Percussion 
La Fuerza del Symbolo [The Power of the Symbol], for 3 percussionists and electroacoustics - 2015 (18'00"), a set of four pieces that can be performed as autonomous work:
    - El Presagio [The Omen]
    - Viaje al mundo de los espíritus [A Journey into the world of the
       spirits]
    - La Curación [The Healing]
    - El Sacrificio [The Sacrifice]
Hyper-Toccata
, for solo Snare Drum and invisible instruments - 2014 (5'30") 
Recycling Collaging Sampling, for 1 to 6 percussionists and electroacoustic - 2000-2006 (7'00"), a set of three pieces that can be presented as autonomous work:
   - Recycling, solo percussion
   - Collaging, percussion and electroacoustic
   - Sampling, solo electroacoustic
Modelagem X-a, for vibraphone - 1997 (3'00") 
Modelagem VIII, for one percussionist and a computer - 1996 (5'30") 
Toccata for Solo Snare Drum, for one percussionist - 1989 (3'00")
Toccata II, for one percussionist - 1992-3 (5'00") 
Toccata I, for four percussionists - 1988 (4'30")
Composition for Five Percussionists - 1985 (3'00")
Ostinato Quartet, for four percussionists - 1984 (3'00")

Solo Instrument (with or without electroacoustic)
Trazo [Stroke], for solo accordion - 2014 (4'00")
Acqua Alle Corde!, for cello and electroacoustic - 2012 (7'00")
Elegy, for cello and electroacoustic - 2009 (12'00") 
Two Takes
, for cello - 2008 (11’00”)
Toccata for Solo Cello - 1989 (4'00")
A Impossibilidade de Reduzir a um Instante [The Impossibility of Reducing to an Instant], for clarinet - 2001 (11'00")
Modelagem III, for flute - 1995 (8'00") 
Modelagem I, for flute - 1993 (6'00") 
Composition for Solo Flute - 1984 (2'00")
Tríptico [Triptych], for guitar - 2007 (7'30")
Capriccio, for barroque guitar - 2007 (5'00")
Perfurando a Linha [Drilling the Line], for viola - 2002 (5'30") - [arr. for violin, 2008]
Mármore [Marble], for tuba and electroacoustics - 2001 (10'00") 
O Crescimento da Árvore sobre a Montanha com Vento Penetrante [The Growth of a Tree on a Mountain with Penetrating Wind], for tuba or horn and electroacoustics - 2003 (12'00")

Piano

Composition for Piano IX - 2014 (3'00")
Composition for Piano VII - 2013 (4'00")
Composition for Piano IV - 2011 (1'00")
El Libro de Pegaso [The Book of Pegasus] (12 pieces) - 2009 (22’00”)
Lamento for Piano - 2005 (7'00")
Prelude - 2004 (5'00") 
Improvisation on the Schoenberg's Opus 33a - 2003 (6'30") 
Figuração Interpretada [Interpreted Figuration] - 2003 (14'30") 
Fragmentos Reduzidos de uma História Muito Longa [Reduced Fragments of a Very Large Story] - 2002 (6'30")
Ação Matéria Forma Função [Action Mater Form Function] - 2000 (4'00")
Modelagem IX - 1996 (6'30")
Modelagem II - 1994 (12'30") 
Composition for Piano X - 1992(8'00")
Composition for Piano VIII - 1985-2009 (3'00")
Composition for Piano IV - 2011 (1'00")
Composition for Piano III - 1984 (5'30")
Composition for Piano II –1981-2009 (3'00")

Piano and electroacoustic

Curva ao Infinito [Curve toward the Infinite] - 2012 (7'20") 
Concerto for Piano and Electroacoustic Sounds - 2003-4 (19'25") 

Piano Four Hands

Composition for Piano Four Hands and Two Comments - 1985, 2005 (12'00")

Two Pianos
Uma Nota Imaginária [A Fictional Note] - 2013 (5'30")

Three pianos
S’io esca vivo - 2010 (7'00") 

Toy Piano

Happy Corner - 2012 (5'00")

Solo Electroacoustic
Cana de Açúcar [Sugar Cane] - 2014 (6'50") 
El Gran Zumbidor [The Great Zumbidor] - 2013 (8'00") 
Avenida Paulista [Paulista Avenue] - 2013 (7'00") 
Aroma [Scent] - 2013 (4'00")
La Cascada [The Waterfall] - 2012 (6'00") 
Da Vinci - 2012 (8'00") 
Boto Cor-de-Rosa [Pink Dolphin] - 2011 (9'00") 
Phoenix - 2011 (8'09") 
Púrpura [Purple] - 2010 (7'32") 
Memorias de un sueño [Remembering a Dream] - 2010 (30'15"), a set of four autonomous pieces:
   - Memorias de un sueño [Remembering a dream] (11’05”)
   - Memoria irreal sobre ola [Unreal remembering of a wave] (8’40”)
   - Memoria Irreal sobre campana [Unreal remembering of a bell] (4’30”)
   - Memoria Irreal sobre flauta [Unreal remembering of a flute] (6’00”)
Cerca del Límite [Close to the Limit] - 2007 (4'24") 
Viaje al Interior - 2006 (23'00"), in 5 movements: 
   - Palabras [Words]
   - Monocromos [Monochromes]
   - Figuras [Figures]
   - Algodón [Wool]
   - Movimiento [Movement]
Listening Beyond - 2006 (13'05")
A Experiência de uma Memória [The Experience of a Remembering] - 2005 (1'00")
Lamenti - 2004 (14'35") 
Sentimiento Plástico [Plastic Feeling] - 2004 (8'43")
Sampling - 2004 (4'20") - [3ª piece of Recycling Collaging Sampling, which can be performed as an autonomous work]
O Crescimento da Árvore sobre a Montanha [The Growth of a Tree on a Mountain] - 2003 (12'00") 
Trama Nudo Flujo [Weave Knot Flow] - 2000 (8'24")
Fragmentation - 1999 (5'30")
Modelagem XI - 1999 (7'24") 
Modelagem V - 1995-6 (7'07") 

Dance / Performance
Justo Antes de los Bosques [Just Before the Forests] - 2011 (54'00") - 8 electroacoustic pieces created for the multimedia performance-show "Justo Antes de los Bosques", by TeatroDRAN:
  - El Bosque de Metal [The Metal Forest] (6’00”)
  - La Cuerda y la Voz [The Rope and the Voice] (6’44”)
  - El Cantar de las Plumas [The Singing of the Feathers] (6’35”)
  - Baile Mágico [Magic Dance] (5’29”)
  - Sueño Inquieto [Restless Sleep] (6’52”)
  - Dueto [Duet] (7’04”)
  - Espejo en el Água [A Mirror in the Water] (7’06”)
  - Sonido Petrificado [Petrified Sound] (7’57”)

5inco – 2010 (25'00") - created for the dance, lights and music show "5.sobre.o.mesmo", based on a text of Gertrude Stein.

,E – 2008 (25'00")  - created for the Performance [Anti-Conference] “,E” – experimental music and dance show. 

Modelagem - 2001 (10'00") - created by Bebel de Barros and Edson Zampronha

Sound Installations
Atrator Poético [Poetic Attractor] - 2005 - created by the Grupo SCIArts and Edson Zampronha

A Sala Percutida [The Plucked Room] - 2003

Cinco Puntos de Escucha de un Objeto Visual [Five Listening Points from a Visual Object] - 2001 - created by María José G. Lobato and Edson Zampronha

Film

Original Music composed for Killrats, a short movie directed by Isaac Berrocal and produced by Isabel Medarde (Bambara Zinema): Miniatures for Killrats - 2012 (4'00")

Original Music composed for La Trampa [The Trap], a short movie directed by Isaac Berrocal and produced by Isabel Medarde (Bambara Zinema): Five pieces for La Trampa - 2015 (6'00")