These lists are by no means exhaustive.  They represent memorable experiences of awesome music making.  For brevity's sake;  orchestral music, operas, ballets, and musicals have been excluded.  If you wish to know if a particular piece is in Amber's repertoire, contact here.  The majority of premieres will be listed on a separate page. Someday.

Chamber Orchestra


Adams 'Chamber Symphony' and 'Shaker Loops'

Bartók 'Dances of Transylvania'

Berg 'Three Pieces for String Orchestra from Lyric Suite' and 'Violin Concerto'

Britten 'Simple Symphony', 'Sinfonietta Op. 1' and 'Prelude and Fugue'

Boulez 'Le Marteau Sans Maitre'

Cage 'Atlas Eclipticalis'

Copland 'Applachian Spring for 13 Instruments', 'John Henry', and 'Variations on a Shaker Melody'

Cowell 'Hymn for String Orchestra'

Debussy 'Danse', 

Diamond 'Rounds' 

Dvorak 'Serenade for String Orchestra'

Elgar 'Serenade for Strings'

Fauré 'Requiem'

Grieg 'Holberg Suite'

Górecki '3 Fragments for String Orchestra'

Holst 'St. Paul Suite'

Ibert 'Divertisement for Chamber Orchestra' 

Ives 'The Unanswered Question'

Joplin 'Rags for String Orchestra'

Kernis 'Musica Celestis'

Kilar Orawa

Kodaly 'Dansen Galanta'

Lutoslawski 'Musique Funèbre'

Mahler 'Symphony No. 4'

Mozart 'Adagio and Fugue in C Minor'

Pärt 'Festina Lente for String Orchestra and Harp'

Ravel 'Le Tombeau de Couperin' and 'Pavane pour Infante Defunte'

Schreker 'Chamber Symphony in One Movement'

Shostakovich 'Chamber Symphony'

Stravinsky 'Concerto Grosso'

Tchaikovsky 'Serenade For Strings'

Van Nostrand 'Voyage in a White


Weir 'I Give You The End Of A Golden String'

Zwilich 'Chamber Symphony'












Chamber Music


Viola and Violin

Martinu 'Three Madrigals'

Milhaud 'Sonatine'


Viola and Cello

Clarke 'Lullaby and Grotesque'

Beethoven 'Duet With Two Eyeglasses Obligato'

Hindemith 'Scherzo'

Lutoslawski 'Bukoliki'

Piston 'Duo for Viola and Cello'

Musgrave 'Elegy'


String Trio

Beethoven ‘String Trio’ Opus. 9 no. 3 in C Minor 

Carter 'String Trio' 

Cowell 'Seven Paragraphs for String Trio'

Fine 'String Trio'

Gerstel 'String Trio'

Harrison ‘Trio’ 

Hidek 'Far Over The Breakers' 

Hovhaness ‘Trio’ Op. 201 

Kancheli ‘Rag-gidon-time’ 

Klein ‘Trio’ 

Krenek 'Parvula Corona Musicalis' Op. 122 

Madni 'Meetings Meetings' 

'Juno or BOST' 

Massa 'Improvisations on Four American Folk Hymns' 

Massa 'Rondo' 

Penderecki ‘String Trio’ 

Rook 'Die, Die Wandern Müssen' 

Schnittke ‘Trio’ 

Schoenberg 'String Trio' Op. 45 

Stewart 'In Remembrance of Red' 

Tormey ‘L-pha Çyx’ 

Webern 'Satz' 

Weir ‘Bagpiper’s String Trio’ 

Young 'Trio For Strings'


Harp Trio

Debussy 'Sonata'


String Quartet

Arriaga 'String Quartets 1-3'

Babbitt 'String Quartet No. 2'

Barber 'String Quartet in B Minor Op. 11'

Bartok 'String Quartet No. 5 and No. 6'

Beethoven Op. 18 Nos. 2-4, Op. 59 No. 1,  Op. 130, Op. 131 and Op. 132 

Borodin 'String Quartet No. 2'

Brahms 'String Quartet No. 3'

Bridge 'Three Idylls for String Quartet'

Carter 'String Quartet No. 2 1959'

Cowell 'Quartet Euphometric'

Debussy 'String Quartet in G Minor'

Dvorak 'String Quartet No. 10 Slavonic' 'String Quartet No. 12 American' 

Glass String Quartets No. 3, 4, and 5

Grieg 'String Quartet No. 1 Op. 27'

Harbison 'String Quartet No. 3'

Haydn 'String Quartet Op. 76 No. 1-5', 'String Quartet Op. 20 No. 4', 'String Quartet Op. 33 No. 2 The Joke' and 'String Quartet Op. 65 No. 5 The Lark'

Ives 'Scherzo for String Quartet'

Janáček 'Quartet No. 1 Kreutzer Sonata

Legiti 'Quartet No. 1 Metamorphoses Nocturnes'

Mendelssohn 'Quartet No. 4 in E Minor' and 'Quartet No. 6 in F Minor'

Mozart String Quartets No. 14-16,  'String Quartet No. 17 The Hunt',  'String Quartet No. 19. In C Major Dissonance', 'String Quartet No. 20 in D'

Nielson 'String Quartet No. 1' and 'String Quartet No. 4'

Pärt 'Fratres'

Penderecki 'Clarinet Quartet'

Prokofiev 'String Quartet No. 2 in F Major Op. 92'

Ravel 'String Quartet in F Major'

Reger 'String Quartet in Eb Op. 109'

Schubert 'String Quartet No. 13 in A minor Rosamunde' and 'String Quartet No. 14 in D minor Death and the Maiden'

Schumann 'String Quartet Op. 41 No. 3'

Seeger 'String Quartet 1931'

Selsci 'String Quartet No. 4'

Shostakovich Quartets 3, 6, 8, 9, 10 and 15

Smetana 'String Quartet No. 1'

Stravinsky 'Three Pieces'

Vaughan Williams 'String Quartet No. 1'

Webern '6 Bagatellen Op. 9'


String Quintent

Brahms 'Sting Quintet No. 2 Op. 111'

Mozart 'String Quintet No. 3 K. 515'

Schubert 'String Quintet D.956'

Vaughan Williams 'Phantasy Quintet' 


Piano Quintet

Bridge 'Piano Quintet H.49'

Dohnanyi 'Piano Quintet Op. 1 No. 1'

Faure'Piano Quintet No. 2 in C Minor'

Schubert 'Trout Quintet'

Schumann 'Piano Quintet Op. 44'

Shostakovich 'Piano Quintet Op. 57'



Brahms 'String Sextet No. 2 Agathe'

Dvorak 'String Sextet Op. 48'

Schoenberg 'Verklärte Nacht'

Tchaikovsky 'Souvenir de Florence'



Enescu 'Octet Op. 7'

Mendelssohn 'String Octet Op. 20'



Nielsen 'Little Suite for Strings'


Oddball Instrumentation

Barber 'Dover Beach'

Copland 'Threnody I' and 'Threnody II'

Deak 'Eeyore Has A Birthday'

Feldman 'The Viola In My Life I'

Martinu 'Fantasie for Ondes Martenot, Oboe, Piano,  and String Quartet'

Mozart 'Trio for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano Kegelstatt'

Schoenberg 'Pierrot Lunaire'

Schubert 'Quartet for Flute, Guitar, Viola and Cello'












Viola Alone

Bach '6 Suites BWV 1007-1012'

Berio 'Sequenza'

Britten 'Elegy'

Grisey 'Prologue'

Hindemith 'Op. 25 No. 1'

Reger 'Three Suites Op. 131d Nos. 2-3'

Stravinsky 'Elegy'

Telemann 'Fantasia IX'


Viola and Piano

Brahms 'Sonata Op. 120 No. 1 in F Minor' and 'Sonata Op. 120 No. 2 in Eb Major'

Carter 'Elegy for Viola and Piano'

Clarke 'Sonata for Viola and Piano'

Glazunov 'Elegie Op. 44'

Hindemith 'Op. 11 No. 5'

Kodaly 'Adagio'

Pärt 'Spiegel im Spiegel'

Schubert 'Arpeggione Sonata'

Shostakovich 'Sonata for Viola and Piano Op. 147'

Takamitsu 'A Bird Came Down The Walk'

Vaughan Williams 'Romance'  


Viola and Chamber Orchestra

Britten 'Lachrymae for Viola and Strings Op. 48a'

Holst 'Lyric Movement'

Hovhaness 'Talin'

Howells 'Elegy for Viola and Strings'

Vaughan Williams 'Flos Campi' and 'Suite for Viola and Small Orchestra'



Viola and Orchestra

Bach 'Brandenburg Concerto No. 6'

Bach-Casadesus 'Concerto in C Minor'

Bartok 'Concerto for Viola'

Bloch 'Suite Hébraïque'

Bruch 'Romance' and 'Kol Nidrei'

Hanson 'Summer Seascape No. 2'

Harbison 'Viola Concerto'

Hindemith 'Der Schwanendreher' and 'Trauermusik'

Kancheli 'Mourned By The Wind'

Martinu 'Rhapsody'

Pártos 'Yizkor'

Piston 'Viola Concerto'

Stamitz 'Viola Concerto in D Major'


Mixed and Orchestra

Pärt 'Tabula Rasa'


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