World Premieres and Commissions

Music composed for or premiered by Holly


Timothy Brown Chansons sans paroles for solo piano (2011)
Christopher Cresswell *Prelude #2 for solo piano (2016)
Mike D’Ambrosio Hide Me in Your Arms for solo piano (2008)
Stephen Dankner Lost Love for solo piano (2014)
Prelude: Popular Song Without Words (2016)
Michelle McQuade Dewhirst Piano Per Diem Project (2015)
-Days 1-5 (Termite Art, Impromptango, Pulse Point, Bloom, Creeper)
-Days 11-15 (Slow Your Roll, Two Digital, …When Mondays are Cold…, One-Eyed Beast, In Retrospect)
-Days 21-25 (Underwater Prelude, Fours, Juxtaposeur, Phoenix Rising,
Sometimes I Doubt Your Commitment to Sparkle Motion
Anthony Donofrio Piano Sonata (2014)
*Prelude #1 from Preludes, Book 1 (2014)
*Prelude #2 from Preludes, Book 1 (2014)
*Prelude #4 from Preludes, Book 1 (2015)
*Prelude #5 from Preludes, Book 1 (2015)
*Prelude #6 “Etude” from Preludes, Book 1 (2015)
*Prelude #7 “Canon 2” from Preludes, Book 1 (2016)
*Prelude #9 “Sonnet” from Preludes, Book 1 (2016)
John Drumheller Spring Hill Variations for trumpet and piano (1997)
Gabriella Lena Frank Songs of Cifar and the Sweet Sea for soprano, baritone, chorus, and two virtuoso pianists (2014)
Mara Gibson Preludes 1-4 for solo piano (2016)
Luis Jorge Gonzalez Three Shakespeare Sonnets for baritone and piano (1996)
David Heuser The Sun, the Plough, and the Hazel Tree for small ensemble (1992)
Ryan Keebaugh *Thread Prelude for solo piano (2015)
Kristin Kuster *Hanging Rock for saxophone and piano (2000)
Three Sisters for solo piano (1997)
James Leatherbarrow **Charon the Ferryman for two pianos (2013)
Ed Martin **Shadow Dance for two pianos (2013)
Kirk O’Riordan *26 Preludes for Solo Piano (2014)
*Bergstresser Songs for mezzo-soprano and piano (2005)
*Dying Light for cello and piano (2005)
*Humming Spheres for two pianos (2010)
*Lacrimosa for solo piano (2013)
*Pressing Forward, Pushing Back for flute and piano (2007)
*Sonata for saxophone and piano (2000)
Sonata Rapsodica for clarinet and piano (2013)
*A Strange Flower for Birds and Butterflies (2013)
*Three Pieces for solo piano 2003)
*Ulysses for violin and piano (2011)
*Water Lilies for solo piano (2002)
Charles Peck *“Complementary” from The Flicker Preludes for solo piano (2016) *“Focus” from The Flicker Preludes for solo piano (2017)
Daniel Perttu *Six Preludes for solo piano (2014)
**Toccata for Two Pianos (2012)
William Pfaff Arcturus for solo piano (2013)
Kala Pierson Cumulus Flow for cello and piano (2013)
*Flare for solo piano (2016)
*Spark for solo piano (2014)
Bruce Russell Lullaby for solo piano (2002)
Patrick Schulz Miniatures for tuba and piano (2002)
Betsy Schramm Toccata for solo piano (2014)
Andrew Shaprio *Prelude for solo piano (2015)
Garrett Shatzer Prelude #5 “Between” for solo piano (2016)
Aleksander Sternfeld-Dunn Five Preludes for solo piano (2016)
Alan Theisen *Circuit Break for solo piano (2016)
Petite Suite for solo piano (2014)
Dale Trumbore Death for solo piano (2015)

Holly will premiere new works by Anthony Lanman, Mara Gibson, Michelle McQuade Dewhirst, Charles Peck, Kala Pierson, Julia Seeholzer, and Skip Wilkins in 2017.

*Composed for Holly
**Composed for duoARtia

Solo Repertoire

Selected Performed Repertoire for Solo Piano


Holly with George Crumb in 1998

William Albright
Five Chromatic Dances Hoedown; The Farewell
J.S. Bach French Suite #2
French Suite #4
French Suite #5
Italian Concerto
Partita #2
Partita #5
Toccata in e minor
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in C Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in C Minor
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in C# Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in D Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in Ab Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in Bb Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in B Major
WTC I: Prelude and Fugue in B minor
WTC II: Prelude and Fugue in C Minor
WTC II: Prelude and Fugue in D Minor
WTC II: Prelude and Fugue in F# Minor
WTC II: Prelude and Fugue in G Major
WTC II: Prelude and Fugue in Ab Major
Samuel Barber Nocturne
Béla Bartók Allegro barbaro
Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm Suite Op. 14
Two Rumanian Dances Op. 8a
Samuel Beebe Frenanan
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata Op. 2 #1
Sonata Op. 2 #3
Sonata Op. 10 #1
Sonata Op. 10 #2
Sonata Op. 10 #3
Sonata Op. 13 “Pathétique”
Sonata Op. 53 “Waldstein”
Sonata Op. 57 “Appassionata”
Sonata Op. 78
Sonata Op. 79
Variations in c minor, WoO 80
Alban Berg Sonata
William Bolcolm Dead Moth Tango
Nine Bagatelles
York Bowen Toccata
Johannes Brahms Klavierstücke Op. 118
Klavierstücke Op. 119
Rhapsodies Op. 79 #1 and #2
Variations on a Theme by Handel
Lars Bröndum Elegy
Timothy Brown Chansons sans paroles
John Cage Suite for Toy Piano
Christian Carey Lullaby
Frédéric Chopin Barcarolle
Etudes Op. 10 #3, #4, #5, #6, #8, #9, #12
Etudes Op. 25 #1, #2, #7, #9, #11, #12
Nocturne Op. 9 #2
Preludes, Op. 28
Scherzo #2
Scherzo #3
Waltzes, Op. 64
Mark Connor Accounts of the Central Coast
Aaron Copland Piano Variations
John Corigliano Adagio fromGazebo Dances
Etude Fantasy
Christopher Cresswell Nocturne no. 1
*Prelude #2
George Crumb Makrokosmos, vol. 1
Michael D’Ambrosio Hide me in your Arms
Steven Dankner Fantasia
Lost Love
*Prelude: popular song without words
Waltz for Mickey
Claude Debussy Suite Bergamasque
La fille aux cheveux de lin
La Cathédrale engloutie
La danse de Puck
Norman Dello Joio Sonata #2
Michelle McQuade Dewhirst Piano Per Diem Project
-Days 1-5 (Termite Art, Impromptango, Pulse Point, Bloom, Creeper)
-Days 11-15 (Slow Your Roll, Two Digital, …When Mondays are Cold…, One-Eyed Beast, In Retrospect)
-Days 21-25 (Underwater Prelude, Fours, Juxtaposeur, Phoenix Rising, Sometimes I Doubt Your Commitment to Sparkle Motion)
Anthony Donofrio Piano Sonata
*Prelude #1 from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #2 from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #4 from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #5 from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #6 “Etude” from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #7 “Canon 2” from Preludes, Book 1
*Prelude #9 “Sonnet” from Preludes, Book 1
Daniel Dorff from The Day Things Went Wrong at the Pet Store
A Hummingbird Hides on the Ceiling
Two Moths Fight Over an Old Flame
A Worm with Two Broken Hearts
An Injured Gerbil Goes to the Re-Tail Store
Two Porcupines Try to Cuddle
Ryan Gablehouse Pompon po Ponpon
The Chateau in the Pyrenees
The Scent of the Abyss
George Gershwin Preludes
George Gershwin/Earl Wild Embraceable You
The Man I Love
Somebody Loves Me
Mara Gibson Prelude I
Prelude II
Prelude III
Prelude IV
Alberto Ginastera Sonata #1
Three Argentine Dances, Op. 2
Luis Jorge Gonzalez Entre el vestigion de la bruma
Louie Moreau Gottschalk Le Banjo
Sofia Gubaidulina Chaconne
George Frideric Handel Suite VII
Franz Joseph Haydn Sonata in C Minor, Hob. XVI: 20
Sonata in E Minor, Hob XVI: 34
Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI: 37
Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI: 50
Derek Healy Eight Bagatelles
Paul Hindemith Lulus Tonalis: E Minor Interlude and Fugue
Eric Honour Concertpiece “House”
Timothy Iversen Silent Dance
David Jaggard Elastic Tango
Nicolai Kapustin Etude Op. 40 #1
Variations Op. 41
Ryan Keebaugh *Thread Prelude
Kristin Kuster Etude #1
Three Sisters
Lowell Liebermann Gargoyles
Franz Liszt Concert Paraphrase on Verdi’s Rigoletto
Un Sospiro
Rachel Manley Three Pieces for Piano
Nahla Mattar A Day Us Repeated Moments
Felix Mendelssohn Fantasy in F# Minor
Variations Sèrieuses
Gian-carlo Menotti Ricercare and Toccata
Olivier Messiaen Regard de la Vierge
W.A. Mozart Rondo in D Major, K 485
Sonata in F Major, K 332
Sonata in D Major, K 576
Variations on “Ah, vous dirai-je, maman”
Variations on “Salve, tu Domine” from I filosofi immaginarii by G. Paësiello
Robert Muczynski Masks
Marlos Nobre Homenagem à Arthur Rubinstein
Kirk O’Riordan *Twenty-Six Preludes for Solo Piano
*Faust Waltzes
*Three Pieces for Solo Piano
*Water Lilies
Charles Peck *“Complementary” from The Flicker Preludes for Solo Piano
Daniel Perttu Six Preludes
William Pfaff Arcturus
Astor Piazzola Milonga
Romance of the Drunken Poet
Tobias Picker Old and Lost Rivers
Kala Pierson *Flare
Sergei Prokofiev Sonata #3
Sonata #7
Sergei Rachmaninoff Daisies
Etude Op. 33 #7
Etude Op. 39 #1
Etude Op. 39 #2
Etude Op. 39 #8
Etude Op. 39 #9
Prelude Op. 23 #5
Prelude Op. 32 #10
Prelude Op. 32 #12
Maurice Ravel Sonatine
Robert Rollin Blue Fantasy
Bruce Russell Lullaby
Frederick Rzewski Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
Paul San Gregoryr Six Preludes for Piano
Erik Satie Trois Gnossiennes
Trois Gymnopédies
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata K 380
Sonata K 381
Arnold Schoenberg Sechs kleine Klavierstücke
Franz Schubert Impromptu Op. 90 #2
Impromptu Op. 90 #3
Wanderer Fantasie
Clara Schumann Scherzo #2 in C Minor, Op. 14
Robert Schumann Fantasie
Scenes from Childhood
Three Romances
Alexander Scriabin Prelude for the Left Hand, Op. 9 #1
Prelude, Op. 51 #2 Désir, Op. 57 #1 Poème Op. 59 #1
Betsy Schramm Toccata
Andrew Shapiro *Prelude
Garrett Shatzer Jardin de Rodin Prelude #5, “Between”
Robert V. Springer Conventions
Aleksander Sternfeld-Dunn *Five Preludes
Toru Takemitsu Rain Tree Sketch II
Alan Theisen *Circuit Break: a postlude after Marcus Jansen Petite Suite
Joan Tower No Longer Very Clear
Dale Trumbore Death
Joaquin Turina Canto a Sevilla
Heitor Villa-Lobos Minstrel Impressions
Richard S. Webb Three Pieces
[name] Williams Kaleidoscope


Studied and Performed Concertos

Beethoven Concerto #1 in C Major
Concerto #5 in Eb Major “Emperor”
BrahmsConcerto in d minor
Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue                                   
Grieg Concerto
Haydn Concerto in D Major
Hindemith Concert Music for Piano, Brass, and Two Harps 
Husa Concertino for Piano and Winds   
Lendvay Concertino for Piano Solo, Winds, Percussion, and Harp  
Mozart Concerto K 467
Concerto K 488    
Perle Concertino for Piano, Winds, and Timpani       
Prokofiev  Concerto #3
Rachmaninoff Concerto #2
RavelConcerto in G Major
Schumann Concerto
Shostakovich Concerto #2
StravinskyConcerto for Piano and Winds 

Winds, Brass, and Percussion

Selected Chamber Music with Winds, Brass, and Percussion

Piano and Flute/Piccolo

Albright Rustles of Spring (with clarinet, violin, and cello)
C.P.E. Bach “Hamburg” Sonata
J.S. Bach Sonata in Eb, BWV 1031
Sonata in A, BWV 1032
Sonata in e, BWV 1034
Beethoven Trio (with bassoon)
Bonet Two Venezuelan Folk Songs
Borne “Carmen” Fantasy
Burton Sonatine
Cheng Chinese Romance
Connor Down East
Copland Duo
Crumb Voice of the Whale (with cello)
Dring Trio (with oboe)
Dutilleux Sonatine
Fauré Fantaisie
Feld Sonata
Fennelly Three’s Company (with saxophone)
Franck Sonata
Fukushima Three Pieces from “Chu-U”
Gaubert Nocturne and Allegro Scherzando
Sonata #2
Gonzalez Ode…for the Fallen Soldiers (with clarinet, violin, and cello)
Gubaidulina Allegro Rustico
Sounds of the Forest
Harty In Ireland
Henze Sonatine
Heuser The Sun, The Plough, and the Hazel Tree (with clarinet, violin, and cello)
Hindemith Sonata
Hoover Medieval Suite
Hüe Fantasie
Ibert Aria (with soprano)
Koechlin Epitaphe de Jean Harlow (with saxophone)
Liebermann Sonata
Trio (with cello)
Martin Ballade
Martinu Sonata
Trio (with cello)
Messiaen Le Merle Noir
Mower Sonata Latino
Muczynski Sonata
Musgrave Piccolo Play
O’Riordan Bright Red Dress
Pressing forward, pushing back
Pierné Sonata
Poulenc Sonata
Prokofiev Sonata
Ratcliff Five Joys: Gitanjali Dances
Reinecke Sonata “Undine”
Saint-Saëns Tarantella (with clarinet)
Sancan Sonatine
Schubert Introduction and Variations on a Theme from Die Schöne Müllerin
Schwantner Black Anemones
Taffanel Andante Pastoral et Scherzettino
Mignon Fantasie
Taktashivili Sonata
Vaughan Williams Suite de Ballet
Vivier Pièce
Younis Rising from the Ashes
Widor Suite Op. 34

Piano and Oboe

Dring Trio (with flute)
Hindemith Sonata
Mozart Quintet (with clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Poulenc Sonata
Trio (with bassoon)

Piano and Clarinet

Albright Rustles of Spring (with flute, violin, and cello)
Bassi Concert Fantasia…from Rigoletto
Bloch Denneriana
Brahms Sonata #1
Sonata #2
Trio (with cello)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco Sonata
Debussy Premiere Rhapsodie
Gonzalez Ode…for the Fallen Soldiers (with flute, violin, and cello)
Heuser The Sun, The Plough, and the Hazel Tree (with flute, violin, and cello)
Hindemith Sonata
Khachaturian Trio (with violin)
Leuning Fantasis Brevis
Lutoslawski Dance Preludes
Messager Solo de concours
Mozart Quintet (with oboe, bassoon, horn)
Muczynski Time Pieces
O’Riordan Sonata rapsodica
Poulenc Sonata
Saint-Saëns Tarantella (with flute)
Schumann Fantasy Pieces

Piano and Bassoon

Beethoven Trio (with flute)
Bourdeau Premier Solo
Cioffari Sonata
Etler Sonata
Fasch Sonata in C
Poulenc Trio (with oboe)
Villa-Lobos Ciranda Das Sete Notas

Piano and Saxophone

Absil Sonate
Albright Sonata
Bauweraerts Trilogie
Bond Notes from Underground
Conde Two Pieces
Constant Musique de Concert
Creston Sonata
Denisov Sonate
Derr One in Five in One
Desenclos Prélude, Cadence, and Finale
Feld Sonata for Soprano Saxophone and Piano
Sonata for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Fennelly Three’s Company (with flute)
Gotkovsky Brillance
Harbison San Antonio
Hartley Duo
Headings Two Pieces
Heiden Sonata
Hindemith Sonata
Husa Élégie et Rondeau
Iversen Gilgamesh
Karlins Music for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Koechlin Epitaphe de Jean Harlow (with flute)
Kroeger Sonata
Kuster Hanging Rock
Martin Ballade
Maurice Tableaux de Provence
Milhaud Scaramouche
Muczynski Sonata
Munn They Were Mysterious Guests, Hard to Capture
Murdoch Terra Incognita
Nin (with mezzo-soprano)
Oliver Coup d’Etat
O’Riordan Sonata
Orrego-Salas Partita (with violin and cello)
Scinto Earth Shaker
Shrude Renewing the Myth
Smith Hot Seat
Swerts Klonos

Selected Woodwind Concertos

Cimarosa Concerto (oboe)
Debussy Rapsodie (alto saxophone)
Dubois Concerto (alto saxophone)
Engebretson Duo Concertante (2 saxophones)
Glazounov Concerto (alto saxophone)
Ibert Concertino da camera (saxophone)
Concerto (flute)
Koch Saxophone Concerto
Mozart Bassoon Concerto
Clarinet Concerto
Flute Concerto #2
Muczynski Concerto (alto saxophone)
Nielsen Concerto (clarinet)
Concerto (flute)
Rivier Concerto for Saxophone and Trumpet
Theofandidis Netherland for saxophone and orchestra
Villa-Lobos Fantasia (soprano saxophone)

Piano and Trumpet

Arutunian Concert Scherzo
Barat Andante and Scherzo
Bellstedt Napoli
Berdiev Elegy
Bozza Caprice #2
Casterede Breves Recontres
Davies Sonata
Drumheller Cloud Peak Fantasy
Enesco Legend
Ewazen Sonata
To Cast a Shadow Again (with mezzo-soprano)
Goedicke Concert Etude
Hindemith Sonata
Honneger Intrada
Kennan Sonata
Plog Animal Ditties
Slechta Sonata
Stevens Sonata
Suderburg Chamber Music VII
Sutermeister Gavotte de Concert
Tull Three Bagatelles
Turrin Caprice

Piano and Horn

Brahms Trio for Horn, Violin, and Piano
Ewazen Sonata
Glière Nocturne
Gounod Six Mélodies
Hindemith Sonata
Neuling Bagatelle
Planel Legende
Plog Aesop’s Fables (with Narrator)
Poulenc Elegie
Schumann Adagio and Allegro

Piano and Trombone

Boutry Capriccio
Casterede Sonatine
Defaye Deux Danses
Frumerie Sonata
Hindemith Sonata
LaMontaigne Conversations
McCarty Sonata (bass trombone and piano)
Sparke Pantomime (Euphonium)
Sulek Sonata

Piano and Tuba

Hindemith Sonata
Schultz Miniatures
Spillman Two Songs
Vaughan Williams Six Studies in English Folk-Song

Selected Brass Concertos

Albinoni Concerto in Bb Major (Trumpet)
Arutunian Concerto (Trumpet)
David Concertino (Trombone)
Ewazen Concerto for bass trombone and piano
Concerto for trombone and piano
Concerto for Tuba and Piano
Glière Concerto (Horn)
Gotkovski Concerto (Trumpet)
Gregson Concerto (Trumpet)
Gröndahl Concerto (Trombone)
Handel Concerto in f minor (Trombone)
Haydn Concerto (Trumpet)
Hummel Concerto (Trumpet)
Horovitz Concerto (Euphonium)
Kaminski Concertino (Trumpet)
Rota Concerto (Trombone)
Spillman Concerto (bass trombone and piano)
Tomasi Concerto (Trombone)
Torelli Concerto (Trumpet)
Vassilenko Concerto (Trumpet)


Selected Chamber Music with Strings

Piano and Violin

Beethoven Sonata Op. 12 #2
Sonata Op. 12 #3
Sonata Op. 24, “Spring”
Sonata in G Major, Op. 30 #3
Sonata Op. 47, “Kreutzer”
Bloch Suite Hébraïque
Brahms Scherzo
Sonata in G Major, Op. 78
Sonata in A Major, Op. 100
Sonata in D minor, Op. 108
Corigliano Sonata
Debussy Sonate
Enesco Sonata #3
Franck Sonata
Ives Sonata #2
Jirásek Forgotten Metaphor
Mozart Sonata in Bb Major, K 454
Sonata in A Major, K 526
Pärt Spiegel im Spiegel
Poulenc Sonata
Prokofiev Sonata in D Major, Op. 94
Saint-Saëns Sonata in d minor, Op. 75

Piano and Viola

Brahms Sonata #1
Sonata #2
Hindemith Sonata Op. 11
Hovhannisyan Composition #2
Juon Sonata Op. 15
Spano Quaderno

Piano and Violoncello

Atkinson Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Barber Sonata
Beethoven Sonata #3, Op. 69
Sonata #4, Op. 102 #1
Sonata #5, Op. 102 #2
Variations Op. 66 “Ein Mädchen…”
Brahms Sonata #2, Op. 99
Debussy Sonata
Ginastera Pampeana #2
Mendelssohn Variations Concertantes, Op. 17
Prokofiev Sonata
O’Riordan Dying Light
Piazzolla Le Grand Tango
Rachmaninoff Sonata
Schumann Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
Schumann Fantasiestücke Op. 73
Shostakovich Sonata
Webern Three Little Pieces, Op. 11

Piano Trio

Arensky Trio
Beethoven Trio Op. 97 “Archduke”
Brahms Trio in c minor
Chien Forbidden Decision
Little Brooklyn Alloy
Piazzolla La Muerte del Ángel
Shostakovich Trio

Piano, Violin, and Clarinet

Khatchaturian Trio

Piano, Violin, and Horn

Brahms Horn Trio

Piano, Violin, and Percussion

Eakin Paul’s Piece

Piano, Violoncello, and Flute

Martinu Trio
Crumb Voice of the Whale
Liebermann Trio #1

Piano, Violoncello, and Clarinet

Brahms Trio Op. 114
O’Riordan A Strange Flower for Birds and Butterflies

Piano, Violin, Violoncello, and Saxophone

Orrego-Salas Partita

Piano Quartet

Brahms Quartet in G minor
Fauré Quartet in C minor
Foote Quartet in C Major
Mozart Quartet in Eb Major

Piano Quintet

Franck Quintet
R. Schumann Quintet

Art Song

Selected Songs and Collections

My art song repertoire is vast…too large to list here. It includes individual songs and complete cycles, standard repertoire and premieres, by composers like:

Vaughn Williams

Singers who are interested in collaborating should contact me for repertoire and availability.

Contact Holly

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