Marcus Paus

Vocal

  • Fragment
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Good Vibes in Bad Times (The Beautiful Poetry of Donald Trump)
    For Voice & Vibraphone
    (2020)

    I. Beautiful Life

    II. Really Rich

    III. Hot Little Girl in High School

    IV. Terrific Space

    V. Bad Hombres

    VI. A Few Words

    Text: Donald Trump (ed. Rob Sears) (in English)

    Durata: Ca. 8'

  • Mitt hjerte (My Heart)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 5'

  • Olje, brød og vin (Oil, Bread and Wine)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 4'

  • Songs from Shiraz
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    I.

    II.

    III.

    IV.

    Text: Jahan Malek Khatun & Obayd-e Zakani, translated into English by Dick Davis

    Durata: Ca. 6'

  • Two Eldritch Songs
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    I. Polaris

    II. The Nameless City

    Text: H.P. Lovecraft (in English)

    Durata: Ca. 5'

  • Vise om bøndene på Capri ø (Ballad of the Peasants on the Isle of Capri)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2020)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 2'

  • Den fjerde alder (The Fourth Age)
    For Clarinet & Spoken Voice
    (2019)

    Prelude

    I. Heimveg (Way Home)

    II. Mor mi (My Mother)

    III. Det syng i skapet (The Closet Sings)

    Postlude (reprise)

    Text: Ola Jonsmoen (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 10'

    Commissioned by TØYSentralen Galleri

  • Dødssangen (The Song of Death)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2019)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 3'

  • Elegi for en hengt soper (Elegy for a Hanged Faggot)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2019)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 5'

  • Emigranten (The Migrant)
    For Voice & Piano
    (2019)

    Text: Jens Bjørneboe (in Norwegian)

    Durata: Ca. 5'

  • 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)