D'Arcy Reynolds

Selected Compositions

Orchestral

Cloven Dreams (2004)
2,2,2,2 2,2,1,1 Piano, Timpani, 3 Perc, Strings
Premiere: SF SOTA Orchestra, May, 2005

Elegy for Strings (2004)
Premiere: San Jose Chamber Orchestra, San Jose, CA, October, 2003

Chamber Music

Wild Goat Bounce 2023 
Cello and Piano
Premiere: Picasso Ensemble, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA, October 2023
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Baldosa Floja, Monte Callado, Libertango arranged for Piano Trio 2021 
Premiere: Dharma Gate Salons, June, 2021
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Latin Carnival 2020 
Piano Trio
Premiere: Picasso Ensemble, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA, May 2022
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Tangria Tango Suite 2018 
Piano Trio
Premiere: International Orange, Sonic Harvest, Berkeley, CA, October, 2018
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Jardin Cubano, Picasso Ensemble commission and premiere 2018 
Piano Trio
Premiere: Picasso Ensemble, Santa Cruz, CA, October, 2018

Baldosa Floja 2018 
Arranged for 2 Violins, Cello, Bandoneon, Piano, and Bass, Tango Sin Fin
Premiere: Reed College, OR June, 2018
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Jardin Cubano 2017 
Cello and Piano
Premiere: Salon, San Francisco, CA, 2017, CCC, Tiburon, CA, 2017

Jardin Cubano 2017 
Oboe and Piano
Composed for Brenda Schuman-Post, San Francisco, CA
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Latin Carnival 2017 
Cello and Piano
Premiere: Salon, San Francisco, CA, 2017, CCC, Tiburon, CA, 2017
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Latin Carnival 2017 
Oboe and Piano,
Premiere: 1st Methodist Church, Mill Valley, CA, November, 2017
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Tangria (first movement of suite) 2017 
Two Violins, Cello, Bandoneon, Piano, and Bass
Premiere: Redwood Tango Ensemble, Reed College, OR June, 2017

Latin Sketches 2017 
Bassoon and Piano
Premiere: Congregational Church, Tiburon, CA May, 2017

Corazon del Verano 2015 
Piano Trio
Premiere: Mill Valley, CA, 2015

Reflections on an Evolutionary Epic 2014 
Cello and Piano
Premiere: San Rafael, CA August, 2014.

Rediscovering Eden 2012 
Piano Trio
Premiere: Picasso Ensemble, Cabrillo College, Santa Cruz, CA, April, 2012.

Preludes 2011 
Piano Trio
Premiere: Adesso, Old First Concerts, San Francisco, CA, March, 2011.

Four Movements in Time (commissioned by the San Francisco Community Music Center) 2008-9 
Flute, Bassoon, and Piano
Premiere: Community Music Center, June, 2009

21 2006 
Cello, marimba, vibes,
Premiere: Adesso, San Francisco, CA, February, 2006

Cloven Dreams 2004
String Quartet
Premiere: Sontonga String Quartet, University of Cape Town, South Africa, April, 2005
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Cloven Dreams 2003
For Flute and String Trio
Commissioned by Tessa Brinckman & East West Continuo Flute
Premiere: Tessa Brinckman
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Preludes for Cello 2003 
Cello and Piano
Commissioned by Victoria Ehrlich, Premiere: Outreach Education Fundraiser, 2002
Premiere: Miner’s Foundry, 2004, CCC, Tiburon, CA, 2005
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String Quartet 1998 
String Quartet
Premiere: Chamberlain String Quartet, San Francisco, CA, 11/99, Ariel String Quartet, 2000.

Fantasy 1996 
Viola, Piano
Premiere: Century Club, San Francisco, CA, 1996

Theme and Variations for Clarinet and Piano 1993 
Clarinet, Piano
Premiere: Peter Josheff, Clarinet, D’Arcy Reynolds, Piano
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Vocal Music

Prayer for Joe’s Taco Lounge 2019 
Mezzo soprano, Violin, Piano,
Premiere: 142 Throckmorton, Noon Concert, Mill Valley, May, 2019

Listening to Winter 2001 
Song cycle for Soprano and string trio
commissioned by Noe Valley Chamber Music, based on poetry by Molly Fisk.
Premiere: Noe Valley Chamber Music, 1/2001.

The Past Keeps Changing 1999 
Song cycle for soprano and string trio.
Premiered at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, 1/00, Twin Cities Concert Association, 2000.

Tweet Suite (text by Pablo Neruda) 1990 
Song cycle for Soprano, Piano
Premiere: San Francisco Composers Forum, San Francisco, CA 5/92.

Piano

Wild Goat Bounce 2023 
Piano
Premiere: Dharma Gate Salon, Novato, CA, 2023
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Satin Doll 2023 
Arranged for piano duet
Premiere: Picasso Ensemble, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA, October 2023
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Interplay 2021 
Piano
Premiere: Dharma Gate Salon, Novato, CA, 2021
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21 2002
Piano
Premiere: San Francisco Community Music Center, ACF Salon, 4/2002.
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Young Musicians Series String Orchestra

Animal Pageant 1999 
American Composers Forum commission.
Elementary school String Orchestra
Premiere: Nevada City Youth String Orchestra, Nevada City, CA, 5/99

Variations for Violin and Orchestra 1999 
American Composers Forum commission.
Middle school String Orchestra
Premiere: Nevada City Youth String Orchestra, Nevada City, CA, 5/99

Band

Ten Day Miner for concert band (high school level) 2005 
American Composers Forum commission,
Premiere: Magnolia Intermediate, May, 2005

Ludwig’s Tango (middle school band) 2004 
Premiere: Magnolia Intermediate, September, 2004

Elmer’s Waltz (middle school band) 2004 
Premiere: Magnolia Intermediate, September, 2004

Country Dance (arr. Beethoven) 2004 
Premiere: Magnolia Intermediate, September, 2004.

Choral

In the Woods 2000 
Based on poetry by Marcia Falk, SATB Chorus.
Premiere: Nevada Union Chorus, Nevada County Composers Coalition Concert, 4/2000.

Videos and Recordings

DVD: Inner Landscape, 2007, music for the Owl House. CDs: Glass Sky, (Cloven Dreams for flute and string trio) North Pacific Music, 2005; The Past Keeps Changing, Dharma Gate Music, 2004; Cornucopia, Society of Composers, Inc., 2003

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