Orchestral Music
Philip Armstrong
Score Exchange
Songs of Athena,
Four scenes from the opera Iphigenia in Weimar
(2015)
Soprano, male chorus & orchestra (40 mins)
1. The Moment Is Come (Act III Scene I) (
mp3)
2. The Gaze Of The Other (Act IV Scene I) (
mp3)
3. A Fine Hoard Of Classical Icons (Act III Scene V)
(
mp3)
4. I Bid Farewell (Act IV Scene VI) (
mp3)
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here
Download vocal score: here
Summer Nectar
Three Dances from the opera Iphigenia in
Weimar
(2015)
Orchestra (11 mins)
Listen to
mp3
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3rd Symphony: Hermeneutic Renewal
(2015) Orchestra (50 mins)
1. Of Socratic Virtue & Euripides' Orestes (
mp3);
2. Of Augustine & Hildegard & Luther (
mp3);
3. Of Leibniz & Bach's W-T Clavier (
mp3);
4. Of Hegel & Beethoven's Op 111 (
mp3);
5. Of Schopenhauer & Wagner's Tristan (
mp3);
6. Of Wittgenstein & Schoenberg's Var. (
mp3);
7. Of Lévi-Strauss & Lutosławski's 2nd Sym
(mp3);
8. Of Lewis & Stockhausen's Sirius (
mp3);
9. Of Berdyaev & Gubaidulina's Offertorium (
mp3);
10. Of Levinas & Self-Consciousness (
mp3).
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here
2. Sinfonie: Helena in Weimar
(2013)
Orchester (33 Min.)
I: Rittersaal (
mp3)
II: Walzen (
mp3)
III: Vor dem Palaste des Menelas zu Sparta (
mp3)
IV: Wandlung (
mp3)
Listen to Philip Armstrong introduce the piece:
mp3
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1. Sinfonie: Das Glasperlenspiel
(2009)
Orchester (28 Min.)
I: Magisches Theater (
mp3)
II: Vita Contemplativa (
mp3)
III: Ludus Sollemnis (
mp3)
IV: Fest- und Opfertanz (
mp3)
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here
The Tower of Ecsantium
(2007)
Orchestra (38 mins)
1. The Tower (
mp3)
2. Garden Dance (
mp3)
3. Legong (
mp3)
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here
Three Orchestral Interludes, from The Rage of
Achilles
(2004)
Large orchestra (15 mins)
1. Scene 2 (
mp3)
2. Scene 8 (
mp3)
3. Scene 12 (
mp3)
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here
The Rage of Achilles
(2004)
Lyric soprano, mezzo soprano, contralto, tenor,
bass, chorus, orchestra (80 mins)
Scene 1 (
mp3), Scene 7 (mp3),
Scene 2 (
mp3), Scene 8 (mp3),
Scene 3 (
mp3), Scene 9 (mp3),
Scene 4 (
mp3), Scene 10 (mp3),
Scene 5 (
mp3), Scene 11 (mp3),
Scene 6 (
mp3), Scene 12 (mp3),
Download full score of scenes 1-6:
here
Download full score of scenes 7-12: here
Ritual
(2003)
Orchestra (50 mins)
1. Assemblage (
mp3)
2. Sacred Dance & Elevation (
mp3)
3. Divine Rapture (
mp3)
4. Dispatchment & Celebration (
mp3)
5. Banquet (
mp3)
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here
Love Fire
(2002)
Orchestra (30 mins)
1. Resolve & Dedication (listen to
mp3)
2. Dance of Exaltation (listen to
mp3)
3. Mystical Offering (listen to
mp3)
4. Hoisting Aloft (listen to
mp3)
5. Community (listen to
mp3)
6. The Burning (listen to
mp3)
7. Incineration & Dissipation (listen to
mp3)
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here
Bacchic Europa
(2001)
Classical orchestra (20 mins)
1. Everlasting Dream (listen to
mp3)
2. The Revived Serpent (listen to
mp3)
3. Arachne's Chamber (listen to
mp3)
4. A Summer of Love (listen to
mp3)
5. Offering (listen to
mp3)
6. Banquet (listen to
mp3)
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here
Santa Barbara Polyphony
(student work 1984)
Orchestra (10 mins)
View the first few pages:
here