Compositions

Audio, Scores, and Videos

I added links to the scores to some of the pieces listed below. If you are interested in other scores, performing one of my pieces, or have any questions please email me using either the contact form at the bottom of this page or directly at martin@martin-ritter.com.

Happy music making!

 

Complete List of Works:

Solo Works:

  • Resounding (2017), for 17-string bass-koto
  • de… (2017), for solo harpsichord
  • Nachtmusik – ナハトムジーク (2017), for 17-string bass-koto
  • Maddening (2016), for solo flute
  • …X Amount… (2012), for solo percussion
  • Transfixion (2010/11), for solo cello
  • SeaShellsontheSeaShore… (2010), for solo violin
  • Test Drive (2010), for solo cello
  • Piano Solo (2004), for piano Solo

Solo and Electronics:

  • Farbenlos (2017), for Paetzold contrabass recorder and live electronics
  • Anima (2014), for accordion and live electronics
  • Reach (2014), for piano, live electronics, and motion tracking
  • Sound Sculputre (2013), for unspecified instrumentalist, movement, and live electronics
  • Still Night Thoughts (2012), for alto flute and live electronics
  • Insomniac’s Musings (2012), for piano, live electronics, and motion tracking
  • Breathless (2007), for flute and live electronics
  • Journey (2007), for English horn and live electronics

Fixed Media:

  • n^2 (2012)
  • Noise Conspiracy (2006)
  • Rite (2006)

Works for Voice:

  • Alone (2016) – for 2 (or 4) voices
  • Together (2016) – for 4 voices
  • Silence is Sounding in Silence (2015), for baritone and piano
  • Still Night Thoughts (2012), for baritone and alto flute
  • Going Home (2012), baritone and piano
  • Crescend (2011), for soprano and piano
  • Evenign Star (2011), for soprano and piano
  • Summer’s Day Winter’s Night (2008), for chamber choir
  • Na Krstu sam te našao (2007), for women’s choir and solo cello
  • Annabel Lee (2007), for women’s choir
  • Four Coral Miniatures (2006), for SATB choir
  • Susie Asado (2005), for mixed choir
  • To God (2004), for soprano, flute, and piano
  • Velox Etas Preterit (2004), for SATB choir

Chamber Ensemble:

  • Coruscant (2017), for four or more (spatialize) flutes
  • Silence is Sounding (2017), for piano trio
  • Conjoined (2016), for double bass duet
  • Go for it! (2016), for double bass, trumpet, and alto flute
  • Lateral (2016), for string quartet
  • Ortus (2014), for chamber ensemble, live electronics, and motion tracking (DMA thesis)
  • Prayer (2013), for alto flute, cello, and percussion
  • Five Imaginings(2013), for string quartet and guitar
  • Thunderhorse (2013), for erhu and piano
  • Chan Fanfare (2013), for brass quintet
  • (The post-) Prelude/(The pre-) Postlude (2012), for solo woodblock and silent ensemble
  • Overdrive (2011), for piano duo
  • Dilemma (2011), for solo violin and string orchestra
  • Facetime (2010/11), for projected string quartet
  • Lynn Valley Mist (2010), for clarinet, violin, cello, Vibraphone, Percussion, and piano
  • Unity (2009), for string orchestra
  • Say What? (2008), for percussion duo
  • Fall Fanfare (2008), for three trumpets in C and 3 trombones
  • Dawn Looming (2006), for 11 strings
  • Fragments of R (2006), for flute, marimba, piano, and double bass
  • Three Moments for Clarinet Quartet (2006), for clarinet quartet

Large Ensemble:

  • (be)atmung. (2016), for 12 spatialized instruments
  • metafusion (2013), for 10 spatialized instruments
  • Rite… again (2012), for symphonic wind band

Theatre/Film/Sound Design

  • Broken Wings (2012), theatre production, original score/sound design, directed by Susan Bertoia
  • Du hast die Wahl (2012), movie, directed by Stephan Kierer, original score, collaboration with Alyssa Aska
  • Slip (2010), theatre production, original score/sound design, directed by Susan Bertoia
  • Future Delta (2010), sound design for 3D immersive, interactive virtual environment
  • Unity 1918 (2008), theatre production, original score/sound design
  • Futuristi (2007), theatre production, original score/sound design, Bello Luna Theatre Company