Works (Updated, 29 Dec 12)

Please contact me at stevehicken@gmail.com for information regarding scores and parts. All compositions BMI. Some rights reserved.

When Your Time Is Orange (2012; solo percussion; 7')

How Clean The Sun (2012; violin, violoncello, piano; 5')

What stays with me V: for John Cage (2012; three clarinets; 5')

Anaphoric Geometries (2012; brass choir; 2')

Intertwining Geometries (2012; alto flute, bass clarinet; 7')

Episodes and Incidents (2012; bassoon; 5')

Macomb Variations (2012; clarinet, violin, cello, piano; 20')

Some Canons, A Motet, and a Lament (2011; three trombones; 8')

Of Three Minds (2011; horn; 6')

What stays with me IV: for W. E. Hicken (2010; bass clarinet, bass trombone, cello, timpani; 10')

The River Flowing Through Me (1993, 2010; viola; 5’)

The Dialectic of Motion and Stasis in Kinetic Art (2010; piano; 11’)

Two Fragments (2010; 6’)
     I. When Nothing Happens (vibraphone)
     II. Time’s Arrow (marimba)

Percussion Concerto (2010; percussion solo, wind orchestra; commissioned by John Parks; 20’)

twitterpieces (2009-    ; various instruments and voices; length indeterminate)
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w/r/t DFW: what stays with me III (2008; clarinet, string quartet; 8’)

American Song (2008; trombone; 4’)

The Rings of Saturn (2008; clarinet, viola; 7’)

A History of the Universe (2008; violin, violoncello; 30”)

Springform (2008; tambourine; 2’)

A Mind of Winter (2008; piano; 2’)

Lullaby (2007; piano; 2’)

Spiral Geometries (2006; clarinet, alto saxophone; 5’)

The Beginning of Things (2005; violin, violoncello, piano; commissioned by the Alazan Trio; 23’)

A Certain Light (2005; brass quintet;  8’)

Night Music (2005; oboe; 5’)

Piano Sonata (1990-2004) 27’
     I. The water is a fire (1990; commissioned by John Salmon)
     II. Vivid Transparence (2004; commissioned by Amie Backstrom)
     III. It’s my dreaming alone that lets me sleep (1997; commissioned by the Fromm Music Foundation)

Six Landscapes (after Wallace Stevens) (2004; clarinet; 8’)

for John Boda: what stays with me II (2002; flute, clarinet, marimba; 9’)

This Distance (2002; double bass; 4’)

And would not be consoled (2001; piano, string quartet; 11’)

Episodes in Anticipation (2001; wind orchestra; commissioned by Furman University; 10’)

Efflorescent Geometries (1998; clarinet, violin, marimba; 9’)

Serenade XX (1997; violin; 11’)

Two Songs (on poems of Jan Austin-Hicken) (1987, 1996; soprano, pinao; 7’)

The dark and delicate figures that sing (1993; guitar; commissioned by Leo Welch; 5’)

Viola Concerto (1993; viola, orchestra; commissioned by Pamela Ryan; 30’)

Borrowed Landscapes (1991; brass quintet; commissioned by Florida State University; 15’)

. . . yellow forms . . . bits of blue . . . touched red . . . (1991; flute, violoncello; commissioned by Andrew Luchansky; 7’)

Radiant Geometries (1989; two trumpets; 3’)

Chamber Symphony (1988; flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello, piano, percussion; 22’)

what stays with me (1988;  saxophone trio; commissioned by Patrick Meighan; 8’)

The long season of waiting (1988; alto flute; 3’)

Music for Ramon Fernandez (1987; flute, chamber orchestra; 26’)

Sonata (1981; clarient;  8’)