CHAMBER MUSIC

 

COMPOSITIONS

 

QUARTETTO N. 3 Hyperthematic (2013) for string quartet. Duration 20'

Commission and dedication: David Oistrakh Quartet

World première: 27/02/2014, 20th ‘Art-November’ International Arts Festival - Mokhovaya Concert Hall - The Vernadsky State Museum of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

David Oistrakh Quartet

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

QUARTETTO N. 2 diario di giorni ordinari (2013) for string quartet. Duration 9'

Commission and dedication: Delian :: Quartett.

World première: 18/07/2013, Festival des forets, Compiegne, France.

Delian :: Quartett

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

GREEN TABLETS - ALTERED STATES in memoria di Giuseppe Verdi (2012) for flute and piano Duration 6'30"

Commission and dedication: Raffaele Trevisani.

World première: 13/10/2013, The New York Flute Club, Engelman Recital Hall, Baruch Performing Arts Center - New York

Flute Raffaele Trevisani, piano Paola Girardi

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

ABACULI QUARTET (2011) for violin, viola, cello and piano. Duration 15'

Dedicated to Quartetto Anthos

1st prize to the Garth Newel Piano Quartet International Competition

World première: 25/07/2012, Herter Hall, Hot springs, Virginia USA

The Garth Newel Piano Quartet (recording: Quarteto Anthos)

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

SONATA MICROBIA (2011) for basset horn and piano. Duration 15'

Dedicated to G. Cascioli and M. Marelli

Recorded by G. Cascioli and M. Marelli

Piano Gianluca Cascioli, Clarinet Michele Marelli

 

11 - 14 AGOSTO 1861 (2010) for violin I, violin II, viola, cello and piano. Duration 8'

Commission: Festival Antidogma Musica 2011.

World première: 28/05/2011, Torino, Italy.

Ensemble Fiarì, Conductor: M. Solavagione

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

SONATA PER VIOLINO E PIANOFORTE ‘epifania di una lacrima per il XX secolo’ (2010) for violin and piano.

Duration 19'30"

Commission: Festival Antidogma Musica 2010.

World première: 12/06/2010, Manta, Italy.

Ensemble Antidogma (recording: F. D'Orazio, G. Cascioli)

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

QUINTO TRIO “concinnitas” (2008) for violin, cello, piano. Duration 14'

Commission: Festival fra Futuro e Passato

World première: 24/05/2008, Pinerolo, Italy.

Trio Debussy

Published on IMSPL

http://imslp.org/wiki/Trio_No.5_(Colla,_Alberto)

 

OTTETTO “l’orizzonte degli eventi” (2007) for fl, ob, cl, cor, viol, vla, vcl, ctb. Duration 8'30"

Commission: Contempoartensemble

World première: 23/11/2007, Opening concert V Contempopratofestival, Prato, Italy.

Contempoartensemble, conductor Mauro Ceccanti.

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

ABYSSUS ABYSSUM INVOCAT (2007) for violin, 2 percussion player, 2 pianos. Duration 13'30"

Commission: Festival Antidogma Musica 2007

World première: 29/05/2007, Central Conservatory Beijing, China

Ensemble Antidogma

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QUARTO TRIO “la follia morale” (2006) for violin, cello, piano. Duration 15'30"

Commission: Festival fra Futuro e Passato

World première: 5/12/2006, Pinerolo, Italy.

Trio Debussy.

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano

 

CINQUE FRAMMENTI LIRICI (2006) Total time 16'30"

- Homesikness – for violin and piano. Duration 3'10"

- Flor de luz – for viola and piano. Duration 3'10"

- De profundis – for cello and piano. Duration 3'20"

- Pathèmata mathèmata – for violin, cello and piano. Duration 3'20"

- “…O süßes Lied” - for violin, viola, cello and piano. Duration 3'30"

Commission: Concorso Trio di Trieste

World première:e  26/05/2007, Trieste, Italy.

Trio Debussy

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano

 

TERZO TRIO “effimere riflessioni” (2005) for violin, cello, piano. Duration 13'

Commission: Festival fra Futuro e Passato

World première: 28/10/2005, Pinerolo, Italy.

Trio Debussy

 

RIFRAZIONI – VERTICI - DISSOLVENZE (2005) for A basset clarinet and string quartet. Duration 12'

World première: 19/08/2005, Ovada, Italy.

Basset clarinet Michele Marelli, Quartetto Elisa.

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano

 

DEUS CREATOR OMNIUM (2005) choral for flute and piano. Duration 5'20"

Dedication: R. Trevisani, P. Girardi

World première: 21/04/2005, Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Canada.

Flute Raffaele Trevisani, piano Paola Girardi.

 

ALBORE NOTTURNO (2004)  for violin/viola (one player) and piano. Duration 11'

World première: 26/11/2004, Ghirona, Spain.

Piano: Sergio Marchegiani, violin/viola Adrian Pinzaru

 

FALZA falsobordone per oboe e violino (2004) for oboe and violin. Duration 8'

World première: 10/11/2004, Moscow, Russia.

Moscow soloists

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QUINTETTO in memoria di Dmitri Shostakovich (2003) for string quartet and piano. Duration 23'

World première: 26/01/2004, Auditorio Municipal de Murcia, Spain.

Piano Sergio Marchegiani, Quartetto Casorati (recording: S. Marchegiani, Moscow Soloists)

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano

 

EUTERPE (2003) for fl., cl., vl., vcl., perc., guitar, piano. Duration 8'

Commission: Teatro delle Muse, Ancona.

World première: October 2003 , Ancona, Italy.

Freon Ensemble, Conductor: Stefano Cardi

Published by Sonzogno – Milano.

 

SECONDO TRIO - 1916: FORZE DI MEGALOPOLI IN FRONTE (2003) for vl., vcl., piano. Duration 13'

Commission Trio Debussy.

World première: 24/10/2003 , Istituto Musicale Corelli, Pinerolo, Italy.
Trio Debussy

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

FUGA SUL GHIACCIO SOTTILE (2003) for fl-b, cl., vl., vcl., piano. Duration 20'

World première: 19/09/2003 Festival Settembre Musica, Torino, Italy.

Alter Ego Ensemble. (recording: Festival Contemporaneamente, conductor R. Mascolo)

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

L’ADIEU (op.68 n.4) (2002) for fl, cl, vl, vcl, pf. Duration 6'

World première: 26/09/2002 Festival Contemporaneamente, Lodi, Italy.

Published by Sonzogno – Milano.

 

QUARTETTO in memoria di Sergej Prokof’ev (2001) for string quartet. Duration 16'30"

Commission: Rachmaninov String Quartet, Berlin.

World première: 15/11/2002, Montreal

Published by BMG Ricordi – Milano.

 

SACRIFICIUM JUSTITIAE (2001) antifonale for two clarinets, brass and percussions. Duration 25'

Commission: Festival Jazz Altrove.

World première: 6/05/2001, Festival Jazz Altrove, Alessandria, Italy.

(second version for two clarinets, string quintet and percussions).

Clarinets: Michele Marelli, Gianluigi Trovesi

Conductor: Paolo Ferrara

 

ALL IN A HOT AND COPPER SKY (2000) for oboe and piano. Duration 12'

World première: 23/07/2000, XXXIII Festival delle Nazioni, Città di Castello, Italy.

Oboe: M. Gironi; Piano: M. C. Vavolo

 

LITURGIA II (1999) for Bb clarinet and piano. Duration 12'

World première: October 1999 Alessandria, Italy.

Clarinet: Michele Marelli

Published by Sonzogno – Milano.

 

GRILLO GOTICO in memoriam Alfred Schnittke (1998) for ensemble. Duration 11'

(Fl.· Cl.· Perc.· Piano· Viol. 1· Viol. 2· Vla.· Vcl.· Ctb.).

World première: October 1998 Santa Cecilia, Roma, Italy.

S. Cecilia Ensemble. Conductor: F. Scogna.

 

NA'TAHI (1997) for 4 hands piano. Duration 8'30"

World première: 12/01/1998 in Torino, Italy.

 

KENONG (1997) for 4 hands piano. Duration 6'30"

World première: 14/03/1998 in Alessandria, Italy.

 

PRIMO TRIO (1996) for  violin, cello and piano. Duration 13'

1st Prize National Competition "F. Margola", Brescia, Italy (1996) 

World première: 23/11/1996 Orzinuovi, Brescia, Italy.

Gruppo Cameristico Bresciano.

Published by Sonzogno – Milano.