Calliope Tsoupaki

Ensemble / orchestra

ODYSSEUS (2021) 60′
for ensemble

THIN AIR (2021) 7′
Version for string orchestra
Componist des Vaderlands: Composition No 10.
Commissioned by and specially composed for Festivals for Compassion, an initiative by Wonderfeel in collaboration with the Flag of Compassion (Unda Foundation).

THIN AIR (2021) 7′
Version for orchestra

THIN AIR (2020) 6’30
Version for treble-clef instruments (high) in B flat
Componist des Vaderlands: Composition No 10. Commissioned by and specially composed for Festivals for Compassion, an initiative by Wonderfeel in collaboration with the Flag of Compassion (Unda Foundation).

SUMMER 2020 (2020) 6′
for ensemble
Commissioned by Gaudeamus Foundation.
Especially composed for ASKO | SCHÖNBERG ensemble on the occassion of the 75 years jubilation of Gaudeamus.

SALTO DI SAFFO (2018) 16′
for recorder, pan flute and orchestra

ΤΡΑΓΟΥΔΙ – TRAGOUDI (2018) 20′
for solo clarinet, solo trumpet and orchestra

LEVANT (2013) 30′
Concerto for qanun and orchestra
composed: for Bassem Alkhouri
commissioned: by Het Orkest Amsterdam
Premiere: by Het Orkest, conducted by Joan Berkhemer.
9 March in Geertekerk in Utrecht & 17 March 2013 – Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam.

MEDEA (2010) 30′
Melodrama for 8 instruments
for violin, recorders, clarinet, electric guitar, doublebass, trombone, percussion & piano.
Composed for MAE chamber ensemble.
Images “Sacrifice de Medée” by Isabelle Vigier
commissioned by the “Nederlands Fonds voor Podiumkunsten”
premiere: 12 December 2010 – Muziekgebouw aan het IJ, Amsterdam.

MAESTRALE (2009) 11′
for orchestra
Commissioned by and composed for Ricciotti Street Orchestra.
premiere: during Ricciotti’s 2009 summer tour.

MAL DI LUNA (2007) 30′
for electric cello amplified chamber ensemble and live electronics.
composed for Frances Marie Uitti and the Insommnio Ensemble
premiere: Copenhagen, August 2007
Other performances: 18 February 2008 at the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Amsterdam;
22 February 2008 at the Doelen in Rotterdam

CON AMORE (2007) 5′
for catalonian wind ensemble & contrabaix
composed for Cobla La Principal d’Amsterdam and the program “Sardinia Heart of Danceness
duration: ± 5 min
premiere: 9 September 2007, at the Muziekgebouw in Amsterdam.

SALTARELLO (2007)
Arrangement of saltarello cantigas 77 119
for wind ensemble, lyra da braccio, santur, oud, percussion & contrabass.
arranged for Jordy Saval and his ensemble Hespèrion XXI and the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble.
premiere: January 2007 at the Muziekgebouw in Amsterdam.

MINORE (2007) 7’
for wind ensemble, lyra da braccio, santur, oud & contrabass.
composed for Jordy Saval and his ensemble Hespèrion XXI and the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble.
premiere: January 2007 at the Muziekgebouw in Amsterdam

EN PLO (2006) 20′ long version; 6′ short version
for wind ensemble, electric guitar, electric bass & percussion
composed for: het Orkest de Ereprijs
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst

SOLO (2004) 20′
for chamber orchestra
composed for: Doelen Ensemble
dedicated to Ioannis Kanithis
premiere: October 10, 2004 – Doelen Ensemble – Rotterdam

DE DAGERAAD (2001) 20′
for violin, electric guitar & ensemble
composed for Anna McMichael, Wiek Hijmans and het Orkest De Volharding
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: 2001 – Stedelijk Museum – Amsterdam

CHORUS (2001) 20′
for string quintet & saxophone quintet
composed for: Escher Ensemble
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: March 24, 2001 – Stedelijk Museum – Amsterdam

SIREN (Nostos II) (1997) 30′
for chamber orchestra & performer.
text: Fragments from the book “£· ˘ðÔÁڷʈ §Ô˘›” (Tha ypografo Louis) by Rea Galanaki.
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: ASKO Ensemble, 9 December 9, 1997 – Paradiso (Proms serie) – Amsterdam.

KETTING (1995) 3′
2 minute piece for 3 ensembles part of a chain composition
commissioned by: Holland Festival
premiere: Asko, Nieuw, Schoenberg & Nederlands Blazers Ensembles
cond:Ed Spenjaard, 1996, Carré – Amsterdam

ECHOING PURPLE (1992) 18′
for violin & chamber ensemble
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: Xenakis Ensemble, cond.Diego Mason, 1992 – Festival Nieuwe Muziek – Middelburg

DANCE (1991) 5′
Composition ANANDA for piano, instrumentated & adjusted for 16 oboes
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: April 28, 1992 by students of the Royal Conservatory of the Hague
at the opening of the 2nd chamber of the Dutch Parliament in The Hague.

EPISODE (1991) 1′
a one minute piece for chamber ensemble composed for the project “Sgraffito” organized by the 7th International Congress on Women in Music
premiere: New Ensemble, 1991 – Vredenburg – Utrecht

KENTAVROS (1991) 17′
for wind ensemble, double bass & piano
commissioned by: Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst
premiere: de Volharding, the Ysbreker – Amsterdam

VISIONS OF THE NIGHT (1989) 13′
for chamber ensemble
commissioned by: Greek Radio, 3rd Programme
premiere: The Netherlands Ballet Orchestra, May 9, 1990 – Beurs van Berlage – Amsterdam