PERFORMANCE REPERTOIRE
Of Christopher Fulkerson, Ph.D.

Only works given in public concerts, and/or for recording, are listed.
Not listed is most of the repertoire of thirty years of work with church choirs.

CF's Composition Desk
There is available however a sample partial list of the
REPERTOIRE OF THE ST. GREGORY'S CHOIRS
Under Christopher Fulkerson

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OPERA

Works in Alphabetical Order by Composer
--CF is the conductor, unless otherwise indicated. Full productions, unless otherwise indicated

FIDELIO by Ludwig van Beethoven
--1814 version in German. Three casts. Eight performances
--San Francisco Lyric Opera; McAteer Theater, San Francisco

FIDELIO by Ludwig van Beethoven
--1805 version in German. West Coast Premiere
--Chorus Master; the Berkeley Opera

CARMEN by Georges Bizet
--In French. Nine performances

THE DEVIL AND KATE by Antonin Dvorak
--In English. Chorus Master, the Berkeley Opera

THE SCARLET LETTER by Martin Hermann
--In English. Concert Performance. World Premiere
--U.C.Berkeley Music Department Noon Concert

CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA by Pietro Mascagni
--In Italian. The San Francisco Lyric Opera. McAteer Theater, San Francisco

I PAGLIACCI by Ruggiero Leoncavallo
--In Italian. The San Francisco Lyric Opera. McAteer Theater, San Francisco

THE BRIDE STRIPPED BARE BY HER BATCHELORS, EVEN by Charles Shere
--Chorus Master and Second Conductor (Two are required). World Premiere
--Mills College

LUISA MILLER by Giuseppi Verdi
--In English. Chorus Master, the Berkeley Opera

SIEGFRIED, by Richard Wagner
--In German. Two casts. Six Performances

THE GROWING CASTLE by Malcom Williamson
--In English. Baritone II Soloist. Performances in California and Bayreuth, Germany.
--The University of the Pacific Summer Opera Theater

OTHER REPERTOIRE

Milton Babbitt
--AN ELIZABETHAN SEXTET for Female Voices. Local Premiere
--MORE PHONEMENA for Twelve Voices. World Premiere
----Available on the CD set MODERNISM FOREVER

Robert Basart (American)
--STILLNESS AND THE NIGHT BECOME for Vocal Octet. Commissioned by CF
----World Premiere

Luciano Berio
--A-RONNE for Vocal Octet; Local Premiere. Also sang as Baritone Soloist
--CRIES OF LONDON for Vocal Octet.

Pierre Boulez
--LE MARTEAU SANS MAITRE for Mezzo soprano and Instruments
--MESSAGESQUISSE for Cello Solo and Cello Ensemble

William Byrd
--MASS FOR THREE VOICES for Chorus

Elliott Carter
--SYRINGA for Mezzo soprano, Baritone, and Guitar Soli with Chamber Orchestra
----Available on the CD Set MODERNISM FOREVER. Local Premiere
--TRIPLE DUO for Pierrot Ensemble with Percussion

Peter Maxwell Davies
--ALMA REDEMPTORIS MATER for Chorus; Local Premiere
--AVE PLENA GRATIA for Chorus; Local Premiere
--THE LORD'S PRAYER for Chorus; Local Premiere
--THE MEDIUM Monodrama, CF Vocal Coach; Local Premiere
--VESALII ICONES for Nude Male Dancer, Cello Solo, and Instruments
----Two separate full productions. Local Premiere. VIDEO AVAILABLE
--WESTERLINGS for Chorus; Western Hemisphere Premiere
----Available on the CD set MODERNISM FOREVER

Claude Debussy
--TROIS CHANSONS DE CHARLES D'ORLEANS for Chorus

Norman Dinerstein
--CINQUE LAUDE PER CORO MISTO

Vivian Fine
--TEISHO Oratorio for Vocal Octet and String Quartet. West Coast Premiere

Christopher Fulkerson
--About two dozen works. Ten of these are available on the CDs
----MODERNISM FOREVER and NON NOBIS DOMINE

Don Carlo Gesualdo
--MADGRIGALI LIBRO VI

Paul Hindemith
--DER SCHWANENDREHER Viola Concerto, arranged by Wilbur Sudmeier
--Kyrie from MASS for Chorus

Gerald Humel (German)
--ET IN TERRA PAX for vocal octet. Commissioned by CF. World Premiere

Hans Holewa
--CONCERTINO VII for Chamber Ensemble. American Premiere

Laszlo Kalmar (Hungarian)
--HORA EIUS for three sopranos. American Premiere. CD In Preparation

Hi Kyung Kim (Korean)
---STRING QUARTET WITH A SOPRANO World Premiere

Gyoergy Kurtag (Hungarian)
--A LITTLE PREDICAMENT Local Premiere
--SCENES FROM A NOVEL True American Premiere
----(This performance preceded the Speculum Musicae "Premiere")
--S.K. REMEMBRANCE NOISE Local Premiere

Robert Hall Lewis
--KANTATEN for Vocal Octet and Piano. Local Premiere

Olivier Messiaen
--O SACRUM CONVIVIUM! for Chorus. Available on the CD NON NOBIS DOMINE

Luigi Nono
--SARA DOLCE TACERE for Vocal Octet; Local Premiere

Nigel Osborne
--CHORALIS I for vocal quintet
--CHORALIS II for vocal quintet
--CHORALIS III for vocal quintet
----All American Premieres; CF also sang as Baritone Soloist

Bernard Rands
--OBLIGATO MEMO 2C for Trombone and String Quartet. Local Premiere

Aribert Reimann
--JOHN III, 16 for Vocal Octet. American Premiere. CD In Preparation

John Donald Robb
--REQUIEM for Chorus and Organ. Recording: Opus One Records, # 114

Camille Saint-Saens
--CHRISTMAS ORATORIO for Chorus and Organ

Laszlo Sary
--INCANTO for Vocal Quintet; American Premiere

Arnold Schoenberg
--PIERROT LUNAIRE for Speaker and Instruments

Heinrich Schuetz
--JOHANNISPASSION (Oratorio) for Chorus

William Schumann
--CAROLS OF DEATH for Chorus

Ruth Crawford Seeger
--CHANT 1930 for Soprano with Chorus. Local Premiere

Roger Sessions
--MASS for Unison Chorus and Organ. Local Premiere. CD In Preparation

Charles Shere (American)
--REQUIEM WITH OBOE for Vocal Octet with Oboe. Commissioned by CF.
----World Premiere. CD In Preparation

C. James Sheppard
--LUMINARIA (SKY MUSIC) for Soprano, Tape and Instruments. Local Premiere
----Recording: Opus One Records #126

Lani Smith
--THE DARK HOURS for Chorus and Piano

Ezra Sims (American)
--THE CONVERSIONS for vocal octet. Commissioned by CF. World Premiere

Igor Stravinsky
--ANTHEM, THE DOVE DESCENDING for Chorus
--AVE MARIA for Chorus. Available on the CD NON NOBIS DOMINE

Richard Strauss
--DIE GOETTIN IM PUTZZIMMER for vocal octet

David Vayo (American)
--SALMOS for Voice and Instruments. World Premiere

Anatol Vieru (Romanian)
--OH, THAT YOU WERE LIKE A BROTHER TO ME for vocal octet.
----Commissioned by CF. World Premiere

Anton Webern
--KONZERT for Nine Instruments

Willan, Healey
--RESPONSARIES FOR THE OFFICES OF TENEBRAE for Chorus. Local Premiere

Walter Winslow
--NINETEEN MADRIGALS for Five Voices. World Premiere
----Recording: Opus One Records, Number 131
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Stefan Wolpe
--PIECE IN TWO PARTS FOR SIX PLAYERS. Local Premiere

Charles Wuorinen
--ARABIA FELIX for Instrumental Ensemble. Local Premiere

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