Marcus Paus


  • Tingenes lengsel (The Yearning of Things)
    For voice (soprano) & piano

    Text: André Bjerke (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

    For voice (mezzosoprano) & piano

    I. Kald krig (Cold War)

    II. Holocaustturm

    III. Hymne til jordmori (Hymn to the earthly mother)

    Text: Cornelius Jakhelln (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 7'

  • Love Songs
    For voice (mezzosoprano) & double bass

    I. Prophetic Soul

    II. A Very Short Song

    III. Unfortunate Coincidence

    IV. Symptom Recital

    V. Comment

    Text: Dorothy Parker (in English)

    Durata : Ca. 10'

  • Music to Hear (Sonnet VIII)
    For Voice (soprano or mezzo-) & Alto Saxophone

    Text: William Shakespeare (in English)

    Durata: Ca. 5'

  • The Harvesting
    For voice (mezzosoprano) & piano

    Text: Edvard Munch (in English), devised and translated by the composer

    Durata: Ca. 4'

    (Commissioned by the University of Oslo)

  • Trisyn
    For voice (bass) & piano

    I. No er det Jihad igjen (It's Jihad time again)

    II. Toteninsel

    III. Tvisyn (Twisight)

    Text: Cornelius Jakhelln (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 8'

  • Etterspill: Evighetens blikk (Afterplay: Eternity's Gaze)
    for voice (bass), piano, harp and treble voice(s)

    Text: Ole Paus (in Norwegian)





    Durata: Ca. 25'

    (Commissioned by Misk, with funds from the Norwegian Composer's Fund)

  • Inventory
    For solo voice (soprano)

    Durata: Ca.1'

    Text: Dorothy Parker (in English)

  • Som før (As Before)
    for mezzosoprano, tenor & piano

    I. Dessverre

    II. Vårt

    III. Hun

    IV. Vi

    Text: Hilde Lindset (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 12'

    (Commissioned by Josefine Visefestival 2015)

  • Theory
    for solo voice (mezzosoprano)

    Text: Dorothy Parker (in English)

    Durata: Ca. 1' 30''

  • Requiem
    for voice (bass) & piano

    text: Ole Paus (in norwegian)

    Commissioned by MiSK

    Durata: ca.30'

    I. Introitus

    II. Graduale

    III. Dies Irae

    IV. Offertorium

    V. Agnus Dei

    VI. Libera Me

    VII. In Paradisum

  • Two Madrigals
    for SSA trio a cappella
    • I.
    • II.

    Text : Johan Falkberget, Ola Jonsmoen (in Norwegian)

    Durata : Ca. 8'

    • (written for Trio Mediæval)