Premiere of Tara's new composition, iChAnGE 100, a piece written in celebration of the 100th birthday of composer John Cage. The work, witten in Cage's indeterminate style, is for multiple musicians and modern dancers; the music is performed using iPhones, and the musicians move about the space. Four performances at the College of Marin Dance Concert, No. 2, 3, 9, & 10 at 8 pm, Performing Arts Theatre, Kentfield.
On Procedural Grounds. Kyle Bruckmann, composer, performers from sfSound: Kyle Bruckmann, oboe, Matt Ingalls, bass clarinet, John Ingle, alto saxophone, Gino Robair, prepared piano, Benjamin Kreith, violin, Tara Flandreau, viola, Monica Scott, cello, Kjell Nordesen, percussion, with electronics; also with Wrack, Rova Saxophone Quartet, and Tim Perkis. New World Records #80725-2, Brooklyn, NY, 2012.
The King's Waltz. Daniel Carter (trumpet, tenor and alto saxophone, flute, clarinet); Ty Cumbie (electric and acoustic guitars); Tara Flandreau (viola); Christopher Hoffman (cello); Adam Lane (acoustic bass). Konnex Records, Berlin, Germany, 2007
The Branch Will Not Break. Shull/Flandreau/Radding Trio, Umbrella Records #030, Chapel Hill, NC, 2005
Shuffleplay: Elegies for the recording angel. Music of John Schott. Ensemble Diglossia. New World Records #80548-2, NY, 2000
Marco Eneidi & the American Jungle Orchestra. Botticelli Records #1012, 1999.
Marco Eneidi/Glenn Spearman Creative Music Orchestra. Music and Arts Programs of America, Inc. #980, 1997
Works in Progress:
Beauty is a rare ticket that exploded, Phillip Greenlief and the Kaleidoscopic Sextet.
Rogue State Ensemble, quintet with Daniel Carter, Chris Hoffman, Adam Lane and Ty Cumbie. Recorded in New York, August, 2004
Unstrung: Solo Improvisations for Viola
Understanding Musical Notation – a basic music theory text covering note reading, scales and keys, intervals, meter and rhythm, chords and more with accompanying exercises. 131 pages.
Broken Jukebox: a short opera about Grimes Poznikov for soprano, baritone, chorus, string quintet, trumpet and piano.
A contemporary folk opera. Premieres January 2008 at College of Marin.
Conundrum for piano four hands – premiered October 2005 at Washington Composers Forum concert at the Seattle Art Museum. A study in resonances.
Insurgency for piano four hands – premiered October 2005 at Washington Composers Forum concert at the Seattle Art Museum. A study in resonances.
Duo for Violin & Viola
Duo for Viola and Cello single movement. March 2007.
Metamorphosis for soprano soloist, chorus and orchestra on a text by Ovid, 2000