Marcus Paus

Chamber

  • How the Light Gets In
    For Voice (mezzo soprano) & Brass Quintet
    (2019)

    I. Love Itself

    II. Paper-thin Hotel

    III. Here It Is

    IV. The Tower of Song

    V. Nightingale

    VI. Anthem

    Text: Leonard Cohen (in English)

    Durata: Ca. 25'

    (Commissioned by NyNorsk Messingkvintett & Tora Augestad with funding from The Norwegian Composer's Fund)

  • String Quartet no. 5
    -11 Aphorisms from the Imagery of Alfred Kubin
    (2019)

    I. The City to the East

    II. Signpost

    III. The Rat-House

    IV. Madame (Modern Chandelier Decoration)

    V. Man

    VI. Ghostly Dancer

    VII. The Past (Forgotten-Sunken)

    VIII. In Memory of My Bride Who Died in 1903

    IX. Famine

    X. Death Comes for the Draftsman (Self-Portrait)

    XI. Into the Unknown

    Durata: Ca. 15'

    Commissioned for the Engegård Quartet with funds from NOPA

  • Bedrøvet fugl (Wistful Bird)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2018)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 4'

  • Berceuse
    For Voice & Piano
    (2018)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 5'30''

  • Et seil glir bort (A sail glides off)
    For Voice, Clarinet & Piano
    (2018)

    Text: Arnulf Øverland (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

    Commissioned by Trygve Brøske & Stangvikfestivalen

  • Måken (The Seagull)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2018)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Sangen & katastrofen (The Song & the Catastrophe)
    For voice (soprano) & guitar
    (2018)

    I. En sky

    II. Ruin (Operahuset i Oslo)

    III. Imperial Star Destroyer

    Text: Ulrik Farestad (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 10'

  • Sten mot ruten (Jens Bjørneboe in memoriam)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2018)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca.5'

  • Trosartikler (Confessions)
    For voice (soprano) & piano
    (2018)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Aldri (Never)
    For voice (soprano) & piano
    (2017)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Hverdagsmirakel (Everyday Miracle)
    For voice (soprano) & piano
    (2017)

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Samboere (Room Mates)
    For voice (soprano) & guitar
    (2017)

    Text: Ulrik Farestad (in Norwegian)

    Durata:Ca. 3'