disklavier database

index 19..->20..

Catalog Entries
(only works with determined year of creation are listed)

Year Author Title Instrumentation
1813 Ludwig V. Beethoven Wellington's Victory (or Battle Symphony) for Panharmonicon (full mechanical orchestra invented by Johann Nepomuk Maelzel (Mälzel))
1910 Alexander Skryabin Promethee, Le poè,me du Feu for the colour piano
1911 Igor Stravinsky Le Sacre du Printemps, version for pianola for pianola
1913 Luigi Russolo ???? for controlled mechanical intonarumori (box instruments with resonators emitting tunable sounds)
1917 Igor Stravinsky Etude for pianola op.7 for pianola
1921 George Antheil Serpent Mécanique for pianola
1923/25 George Antheil Ballet Mécanique (first version) for sixteen pianolas run electrically from a common control (3xyl.elec bells.3propellers.tam.4dm.siren / 2pf/ 16 pianolas (minimum 4, written in 4 parts)
1923 George Antheil Mechanisms for pianola
1926 Paul Hindemith Music for mechanical instruments op. 40 (Musik für mechanische Instrumente op. 40) for mechanical piano
1926 Paul Hindemith Music for Oscar Schlemmer's "Triadic Ballet" extension of the programme to include ballet (the first original compositions for mechanical instruments) ????
1927 Paul Hindemith Rondo aus der Klaviermusik op. 37 arranged for mechanical piano for mechanical piano
1928 Paul Hindemith Filmmusik for Mechanical Piano (Welte) to the Film "Vormittagsspuk" (Morning Spook) for mechanical piano
1950/85 Conlon Nancarrow Studies for Mechanical Piano for Mechanical Piano
1972/rev.94 Larry Austins Event/Complex No. 4 for Disklavier
1988 Philippe Manoury Pluton for midi piano and real-time computer
1988 Bob Willey The Last Turkey in the Straw for Disklavier solo
1989 Furukawa Splendent Meridian II ...... for Disklavier and Sampler
1989 Igor Korneitchouk Critical Velocity computer sequence for Disklavier
1989 Tim Labor Blackjack I for Disklavier solo
1989 Tim Labor Blackjack II for Disklavier solo
1989 Jean-Claude Risset Huit esquisses en duo pour un pianiste : Double, Miroirs, Extensions, Fractals, Agrandissements, Métronomes, Up-down, Résonances for Disklavier with a player, computer w/ max
1989 Amnon Wolman Concerto for Piano, Pianos and Orchestra for seven Disklaviers (controlled by a computer) and orchestra (2,2,2,2,3 horns, 2 tenor saxophones, 2 perc., strings.)
1990/92 David Eagle Solitudes for Disklavier
1990 Caroline Wilkins Piece for player piano & piano player for Piano, mechanical piano and operator
1991 Christopher Dobrian Entropy for Yamaha Disklavier (computer-controlled piano) and computer graphics
1991 Christopher Dobrian Line/Phase Minutiae for Yamaha Disklavier solo (computer-controlled piano)
1991 Daniel Koppelman Simple Harmonic Motion Interactive structured improvisation for Disklavier, synthesizer, computer, and two keyboardists
1991 Igor Korneitchouk Protean Flux computer sequence for Disklavier
1991 Ichiro Nodaïra Neuf Ecarts vers le défi for midi piano and real-time computer
1991 Jean-Claude Risset Trois Etudes en duo pour un pianiste: Echo, Narcisse, Mercure for Disklavier with a player, computer w/ max
1991 Jan Tro From Parkers (Pearls) ????
1991 Nicolas Vérin Solid Noid for midi piano (w/ pianist), disklavier (or other computer controlled mechanical piano) and electronic system
1992/2004 Karlheinz Essl Lexikon-Sonate for Disklavier solo (with computer w/ max)
1992 Furukawa Dressed in ...... for Disklavier
1992 Jérôme Joy pianosequence for max/msp and sampler or Disklavier
1992 Joseph Koykkar Triple Play for keyboard sampler, Disklavier and grand piano
1992 David Ozab This is Not a Piano for Disklavier, electronic keyboard and hyperinstrument electronics
1992 Manfred Stahnke; Partota II - Für Gyorgy Ligeti for MIDI-piano (Yamaha DisKlavier) and Sampler
1993 Bruce Christian Bennett What's the différance? for Disklavier
1993 Kristine H. Burns Atanos 1 for Bb clarinet and Yamaha Disklavier
1993 Rodney Graham School of Velocity MacIntosh Classic II, Opcode Max, Yamaha Disklavier Grand Piano (art installation)
1993 Yannis Kyriakides The Influencing Machine for saxophone quartet and midi-piano
1993/95 David Ozab Ezekiel's Dream Cycle for Disklavier
1993 Jocelyn Robert Le Piano Flou for Yamaha Disklavier piano
1993 Richard Teitelbaum The Emperor walks for Disklavier with synthesizer obliggato
1993 Martin Waltz Sloshsplatz Duo pour Disklavier et pianiste
1993 Amnon Wolman Pedestrians' crossing for Disklavier with live electronics
1994 Stefano Bassanese Arbelos, il coltello del calzolaio for Disklavier and real time midi controller
1994 Kyle Gann So Many Little Dyings for keyboard sampler
1994 Kyle Gann Ghost Town for keyboard sampler
1994 Scot Gresham-Lancaster VEX for computer network, electronics, and disklavier piano ????
1994/98 Scot Gresham-Lancaster 5 tones for Slonimsky for Disklavier with player, computer with Max
1994 William Kleinsasser Free Shadows for  Disklavier, piano, and computer
1994 Igor Korneitchouk Worms in the Flower Garden for performer and prepared Disklavier
1994 Gary Lee Nelson Bifurcate me, baby! for Disklavier without player
1995 Richard Bidlack Dodecanon I for Disklavier solo
1995 Pierre Bismuth Blue Monk in Progress (art installation)
1995 Warren Burt Improvisation for Microtonal Piano Samples and Disklavier for Disklavier (and improvisator) and sampler
1995 Warren Burt A Book of Symmetries for Yamaha Disklavier for Disklavier (and improvisator) and sampler
1995 Richard Grayson Shoot the Piano Player for solo-Disklavier with synthesized gunshots
1995 David A. Jaffe The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World for Mathews/Boie Radio Drum-controlled Disklavier Grand Piano and Instrumental Ensemble (harp, harmonium, 2 percussion, mandolin, guitar, bass, harpsichord), computer running Max
1995 David A. Jaffe & Andrew Schloss Suite from The Seven Wonders for solo Disklavier
1995 Servio Marin Time is Over for Computer driven Disklavier and one performer
1995 Jon C. Nelson Fantasies and Flourishes for full orchestra, soloist performing on the Disklavier, and interactive electronics also driving the Disklavier
1995 Allen Strange Lucifier's Hammer: The Third Book of Angels for Disklavier and computer
1995 Derek Wong Expon - Computer Piano Cycle for Yamaha Disklavier MIDI Grand Piano, Apple Macintosh IIsi Computer, Steinberg Cubase (Real Time Midi Processor, Real Time Input Transform), Roland A-80 Master Controller, E-mu Systems Proteus MPS Plus, Opcode Systems MIDI Translator II
1996-97/2002 Giuseppe Gavazza Cinque Canti d'Amore per sopr, piano MIDI, Disklavier, live electr
1996 Richard Grayson Mr. 528 for six MIDI-controlled Disklaviers
1996/7 Jeff Myers Five Parametric Etudes for Disklavier without player
1996 Elliott Sharp NOLNOC for Bass clarinet (or other single-voice instrument) and Disklavier
1996 Rick Taube Two Pieces for Disklavier I. Zugie-Woogie II. Amazing Grace for Disklavier solo
1996 Amnon Wolman New York for Two Disklaviers with computer processing
1997 Wilco Botermans Twaalf in Dertien in een Dozijn for Disklavier
1997 Fred Frith Pop Mechanics (for Sergei Kuryokin) solo for Disklavier
1997/2002 Kyle Gann Eight Studies for Mechanical Piano for Disklavier
1997 Peter Gena Collagen for Disklavier solo
1997 Wolfgang Heisig Heislvertonungen for Pianola
1997/98 Luc Houtcamp Duo for Man Alone for Single-voice melody instrument (wind, string, voice, etc), Disklavier and computer
1997 William Kleinsasser Available Instruments for piano, Disklavier and computer
1997 Daniel Koppelman Digitalisman for Piano, Disklavier (computer-controlled piano), synthesizer
1997 Joseph Koykkar Interfacing for Yamaha Grand Disklavier, K2500 , and MAX software
1997/99 David Ozab Shell Game for Dimension Beam infrared controller, and Disklavier
1997 Brice Pauset Perspectivae Sintagma I canons pour piano-Midi et dispositif électro-acoustique for midi piano and electro-acoustic system
1997 Michael Snow Piano Mécanique for Disklavier, piano player and computer (max)
1997 Carl Stone Sa Rit Gol for live pianist and computer-driven Disklavier piano (Disklavier with human performer or Disklavier solo)
1998 David Berezan Black Dogs for 2 Yamaha Disklavier Pianos, MAX, Keyboard and Sampler
1998 Jonathan Berger The Voice Within the Hammer for Disklavier, computer, violin, 'cello, clarinet (Bb), flute
1998 David Cronkite Méridiens improvisational piece for MIDI keyboardist, Disklavier, sampler and sound-files
1998/99 Peter Eötvös As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams for 1 recitant (actress), 3 speakers: sopran, mezzo, bariton, 1 trombone alto (solo), 1 trombone cbass (solo), 3 cl (3. also bcl, cbcl), 1 sax., 1 sousaphon, 3 percussions, 9 strings:, 1 computer piano without player, Special instruments: trombone alto with double-bell, trombone contrabass with double-bell, sousaphon with light-module technique: multichannel harmoniser and sound-projection
1998 Peter Gena Chopin's Catarrh (cf2) for Disklavier solo
1998 HyeKyung Lee Opposed Directions for Disklavier and Electronics disklavier piano, synthesizer, effects, Macintosh MIDI software
1998/99 Christina Viola Oorebeek Tuning Studies for Yamaha Disklavier, samples and spatialization effects
1999 Jonathan Berger Con Carne for Disklavier Solo with pianist and MAX-controlled MIDI input
1999 Kerry Hagan Dedicated to for Disklavier and Computer (Premiered by Shannon Wettstein)
1998 Bill Matthews Blackbird for Disklavier, midi synth (Kurzweil at premiere), computer (MAX), samples, loudspeakers
1998 Kurt Mortensen Homenaje a Nancarrow for Disklavier
1998 David Ozab C.P.U. Bach for Disklavier
1998 Wim de Ruiter Sonavar for Yamaha Disklavier solo
1998 Richard Teitelbaum Seq Transit Parammers for Two Disklaviers and Interactive Computer System
1999 Warren Burt Three Minute Sonata - Quasi Una Fractal - Ernst Krenek Stands at the Corner of Grand and Snelling, Waiting for the Lights to Change, 1942 for Disklavier solo
1999 Se-Lien Chuang & Andreas Weixler Sonic Satie interactive composition for piano, Disklavier, realtime audio processing and visual sampler (art installation)
1999 Furukawa 12 Forms for Disklavier
1999/2000 Jaroslaw Kapuscinski & Nik Haffner Yours for Disklavier solo
1999 Terry Mann ...in the general terms of: for Prepared Disklavier (2 imaginary pianists)
1999/2000 Bill Matthews Four Easy Pieces for Disklavier with pianist, computer (MAX), samples, loudspeakers
1999 David Ozab Equinox for Disklavier and Kyma system
1999 Andrian Pertout Chant d'Augmentation for Disklavier solo
2000 Mark Applebaum Intellectual Property I for Disklavier and improvising pianist
2000 Mike Frengel 3 to 2 or 1.5 for Disklavier
2000 Peter Gena La Peste per la mano destra for Disklavier solo
2000 Jean-Luc Hervé Déjà pour piano, Disklavier et électronique ????
2000 Casey Patrick Mongoven Limit Fractal for Disklavier
2000 Andrian Pertout Panc Hazar Chakra Kai Andar (Within Five Thousand Cycles) for Prepared Multitrack Disklavier
2000 Russell Pinkston TaleSpin for Disklavier and electronic sounds
2000 Jean-Claude Risset Rebonds for Disklavier, percussion, computer w/ max
2000 Amnon Wolman Thomas and Beulah for soprano, piano (Disklavier), live electronics and lights
2000 James T. Worlton Aliquot-One for Alto sax and Disklavier
2001 David Cronkite espaces 12: naviguer à la sonde for MIDI keyboard, "Probe" software (Maxpatch), Disklavier, sampler
2001 Christopher Dobrian Distance Duo for Yamaha Disklavier (computer controlled piano) and interactive computer improviser
2001 Kyle Gann Das Knaben Wunderklavier for live pianist and Disklavier, or Disklavier alone
2001 Giuseppe Gavazza Variazioni su un Preludio di Skrjabin per Disklavier e suoni di sintesi
2001/02 Soren Goodman Signs of Life for 3 Disklaviers
2002 Kyle Gann Tango da Chiesa (Mechanical Piano Study No. 8) for Disklavier
2002 Joey Roukens Four Impromptus for Disklavier
2003 Kyle Gann Imaginary Island for nine computerized toy pianos
2003 Kyle Gann Petty Larceny (Mechanical Piano Study No. 9) for Disklavier
2003 Terry Winter Owens Disclavier-Das Klavier one-minute piece for Disklavier
2003 Simen Svale Skogsrud & Rolf Wallin Feelings for BrainMaster, Max/Msp, Yamaha Disklavier (art installation)
2004 Dan Becker Revolution for pianist and prepared Disklavier
2004 Warren Burt Probable Occurrences, In Layers for Disklavier solo
2004 Kyle Gann Unquiet Night (Mechanical Piano Study No. 10) for Disklavier
2004 Peter Gena Botox à 5 for Disklavier solo
2004 Jérôme Joy F-a2 for Disklavier
2004 Bruno Fabrizio Sorba La Fontana del Leone for Disklavier, tapes and live electronics