Repertoire

 Please scroll down for a list (non-exaustive) of the solo, chamber and concerto repertoire of Pedro Carneiro.

Please note that after the name of the composer, certain works are marked with the following symbols:

+ with live electronics
* with electronics
# world première
≠ commissioned by and dedicated to Pedro Carneiro

Concerto

Prism Rhapsody (mar & orch), Keiko Abe
Grace (2 mar & orch) Martin Bresnick
Going with the grain (mar & ensemble), Martin Butler
Suite d’aquém e d’ álem Mar (mar & strings), Eurico Carrapatoso # ≠
Concertino (mar & orch), Paul Creston
Concerto for Oboe, Eight Timpani and Orchestra, Georg Druschetzky (1745-1819)
Afrika (mar & orch), Gabriel Erkoreka # ≠
Symphony for Eight Timpani and Orchestra, Johann Fischer (1752-1807)
Concerto for Marimba and Strings, Peter Klatzow
Concerto Nr. 1 for Marimba and Orchestra, Anders Koppel
Shing Kham (2009/2011), Peter Lieberson # ≠
Mr Hammersmith in Heaven (2005-2009), Christian Lindberg # ≠
Cassiopeia (2009), João Pedro Oliveira # ≠
Psyzygysm (vibes & ensemble), John Psathas # ≠
View From Olympus (pno, perc & orch), John Psathas
Glosa (mar & ensemble), João Madureira # ≠
Marimba/Vibraphone Concerto, Michael Mantler ≠
Marimba Concerto (1986, rev. 2003), Áskell Másson #
Crossings (2 perc & orch), Áskell Másson
Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone, Darius Milhaud
Concerto for Percussion and Small Orchestra, op. 109, Darius Milhaud
Concerto pour Marimba et Cordes, Akira Miyoshi
Concerto for Marimba and Strings, Ney Rosauro
Gitimalya (mar & orch), Toru Takemitsu
Cassiopeia (perc & orch), Toru Takemitsu
Ardor (mar & orch), Erkki-Sven Tüür # ≠
Marimba Concerto, Alejandro Viñao
Inquieto (mar & orch), Ian Wilson # ≠
Aïs (bar, perc & orch), Iannis Xenakis

Solo Marimba

Various works, Keiko Abe
Marimba Music, Daniel Asia
Nocturnal, Sérgio Azevedo ≠ #
Various Transcriptions, Johann Sebastian Bach
Reflections, Petra Bachratá ≠ # *
After Syrinx II, Richard Rodney Bennett
Je est un autre, José Luís Campana (Argentina/France)
Solos II, Sara Carvalho ≠ #
Tangaroa, Nigel Clarke
A Gravidade Liberta, Ricardo Climent + ≠ #
Various Transcriptions, Claude Debussy
Preludes, Raymond Helble
Reflections on the Nature of Water, Jacob Druckman
Del Fuego, Tomás Garrido
Linear A, Rolf Gehlhaar
Takla Makan, Piers Hellawell
Five Scenes from the Snow Country, Hans Werner Henze
Dances of Earth and Fire, Peter Klatzow
Music for Marimba and Computer, Cort Lippe ≠ + #
See ya thursday, Steven Mackey
Time, Minoru Miki
Conversations, Akira Miyoshi
Torse III, Akira Miyoshi
The Pira-Mide of Dido, Paulo Nazareth ≠ #
For Marimba I & II, Tokuhide Niimi
Sonante, Marlos Nobre
Crazy Mallets, João Pedro Oliveira ≠ #
Liquid Bars, João Pedro Oliveira ≠ # *
One Study One Summary, John Psathas ≠ #
Four Cartoons, António Chagas Rosa ≠ #
Various Transcriptions, Robert Schumann
Velocities, Joseph Schwantner
Memoirs d’Automne, Isabel Soveral ≠ #
Mirage, Yasuo Sueyoshi
Tales of Trees, Karen Tanaka ≠ #
Mind the Gap, Luís Tinoco ≠ #
Mara-Mara, Isabel Urrutia
Without Words, Paul Wilson ≠ + #
Inca Roads, Frank Zappa (transcr. João Pedro Oliveira) #

Solo Marimba with Percussion Ensemble

Shadow Chasers, Michael Burritt
Marimba Spiritual, Minoru Miki
Kala, Akira Nishimura

Solo Percussion

Temazcal, Javier Alvarez
Clockwork Monkey Machine, Ed Bennett # ≠
Eight Pieces for Timpani, Elliott Carter
Omar, Franco Donatoni
The King of Denmark, Morton Feldman
Thirteen Drums, Maki Ishii
The Anvil Chorus, David Lang
Music for Prosthetic Congas, Pedro Rebelo ≠ +#
HO, Massimo Romanelli ≠ #
Six Japanese Gardens, Kaija Saariaho *
Bongo-0, Roberto Sierra
Zyklus, Karlheinz Stockhausen
Vibra-Elufa, Karlheinz Stockhausen
She who sleeps with a small blanket, Kevin Volans
Psappha, Iannis Xenakis
Rebonds, Iannis Xenakis

Chamber Music (marimba and string quartet)

Cantos Tonales (En Épocas Atonales), Fernando Altube ≠ #
Suite d’aquém e d’ álem Mar II, Eurico Carrapatoso # ≠
Canto Circular, Clotilde Rosa ≠ #
Dança Nr. 1, Egberto Gismonti
Perspective, Rui Penha # ≠
Mayu (2008/2009), Akira Nishimura # ≠
Verzweigungen (2008/2009), João Rafael # ≠
Ends Meet, Luís Tinoco ≠ #
Juego de Sombras II (Cascadas), Raúl Tudón Toledo ≠ #
Déploration sur la Mort de Gérard Grisey, James Wood
Sound of the Five, Chen Yi ≠ #

Chamber Music (duos, trios, etc)

Marimolin Inventions (vln & mar), Simon Bainbridge
Variations for four drums and viola, Michael Colgrass
Todesengel (clarinet & vib), James Dillon
Eclectic Fusion (vln & mar), Christopher Hussey
Toward the Sea (alto flute & mar), Toru Takemitsu
Penthos (vla & mar), Ivan Moody #
Spike (pno & mar/vib), John Psathas
Fragment (vib & pno), John Psathas
Parallel Lines (pno & mar/vib), Joe Duddell
Love (trp & marimba), Michael Mantler #
Bagatella N.1 and N.2 (pno & mar), Santiago Santero
Short Cuts D (mar + clarinet q) Luís Tinoco # ≠
Sextet, Steve Reich
Tumblers (vln, mar & elects), Alejandro Viñao
Formas del Viento (flute & mar/vib), Alejandro Vinão #
Riff (pno + mar), Alejandro Viñao

Chamber Music (with percussion)

Five Piano Sonatas (2 mar), Muzio Clementi (trans. P. Carneiro)
PNEUma (vib, mar), Brendan Colbert
Dialogue (vib, mar), Gareth Farr
Marimba Duo (Le Livre des Claviers), Philippe Manoury
Rhythm Strip (2 snare dr), Áskell Másson
Wooden Music (2 mar), Rich O’Meara
Ukiyo (vib, mar & elects), John Psathas
Nagoya Marimbas (2 mar), Steve Reich
Rain Tree (2 mar, 1 vib), Toru Takemitsu
Vertical River (vib, mar), Blake Tyson
Liberdade (vib, mar), Filipe Vieira # ≠
Arabesco Infinito (vib, mar), Alejandro Viñao
Estudios de Frontera (perc quintet), Alejandro Viñao