Repertoire

Canadian Compositions

Claude Champagne: “Danse Villageoise”

Michael Conway Baker: “Capriccio” for two pianos,
“Phantom of the Dance,” for piano, organ and percussion (commission by the Yarilo Ensemble)

John Burke: Firewind for two pianos

Nikolai Korndorf: “Lullaby” for two pianos,
“Are You Ready Brother” for piano, violin and piano, “Triptych” for cello and piano

Miodrag Lazarov: “Time 5” for two pianos

Alexina Louie: Afterimage: Trilogy for two pianos

Colin MacDonald: “Firewalk” for two pianos (commission by Yarilo Ensemble) Roger Matton: “Danse Brasilienne” for two pianos

Liubomir Melnyk: “Fountain” for two pianos

Jocelyn Morlock: “Halcyon” for cello and piano “Quoi” for Piano and Percussion,

“Half Light and Somnolent Rain” for two pianos (commission by the Yarilo Ensemble) Claremont Pepin: “Ronde Villegoise” for two pianos

Roussi Tarmakov: “Candlelight, Wine and Red-Hot Chili Peppers” for two pianos and percussion (commission)

 

Contemporary

Gheorghi Arnaoudov: “Mozart Wrappings” for two pianos (commission by the Yarilo Ensemble)

Stefan Dragostinov: Prelude No. 7 (Quasi Balkan Wooden Pipe Music) from Fugue Integrale for two pianos

Mihail Goleminov:“Revelation” for two pianos and electronics Giya Kancheli: “Time and Again” for violin and piano

Liubomir Pipkov: Sonata for Violin and Piano

Arvo Pärt: “Fratres” for violin and piano “Hymn to a Great City” for two pianos

Ivan Spassov: “Litanies” for soprano, tape and piano, “Creation, Death and Resignation” for two pianos

Lepo Sumera: “Senza metro per clarinetto ‘A’ e pianoforte,” “Valse” for Flute and Piano

Simeon Ten Holt: “Canto Ostinato” for two pianos and marimba

 

Traditional Repertory

Bela Bartok: Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from Westside Story for two pianos

Johannes Brahms-Haydn: “St. Anthony Choral” Variations for two pianos

Darius Milhaud: “Scaramouche” for two pianos

Witold Lutoslawski – Paganini Variations for two pianos

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, for two pianos “Easter ” from Suite No. 1 for Two Pianos

Erik Satie – “Trois Morceaux en forme de Poire,” “Dance de Travers” from Pieces Froids for two pianos

Alexander Scriabin – “Prometheus Poem of Fire,” “Prefatory Act” (reconstruction)