Robert Stewart

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Born in Buffalo, New York, Robert Stewart spent his formative years in Chicago, later receiving a masters degree in Music Education, Violin, and Composition at the American Conservatory.  He was a professional violinist and teacher, and during World War II composed for the Armed Forces radio shows. He received a MacDowell Colony fellowship (1956) and served as president of the Southeastern Composers League. He was involved with the Bennington Composers Conference Board and was recommended for ACA membership by Roger Goeb, Chow Wen-Chung, and Lionel Nowak. He was head of the Department of Music and Drama at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, VA, where he taught from 1954 to 1988. His archives are housed at Washington and Lee.

Robert Stewart, composer (1918-1995)

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1 AMEN (GAUDETTE POPULI) (1965)
SATB, a cap (pf for reh only)

2 ANNIVERSARY CAPRICES (1994)
violin, viola

3 THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN SUITE (1993)
ob,cl,bsn

4 BRASS QUINTET no 2
1-2-1-1

5 BRASS QUINTET no 3
1-2-1-1

6 CANZONA & RICERCAR
brs sextet(,or qnt)

7 CLEOPATRA pt 1(LONGING FOR ANTONY)
sop,fl, perc,pf,vln,vcl,cb

8 CLEOPATRA pt 2(THE BARGE)
sop,fl,perc, pf,vln,vcl,cb

9 CLEOPATRA pt 3(DEATH OF ANTONY)
sop,fl,perc, pf,vln,vcl,cb

10 CLEOPATRA pt 4(A DREAM)
sop,fl,perc,pf, vln,vcl,cb

11 CLEOPATRA pt 5(THE DEATH OF CLEOPATRA)
sop, fl,perc,pf,vln,vcl,cb

12 CONCERTO FOR BRASS QUINTET(with Ripieno Brs & 2 perc)
1-2-1-1-1+2tbn,btbn,2 Euph,4tb,2per

13 CONCERTO FOR HORN & CHAMBER ORCH
orch(1-1- 1-1,1-0-0-0,pf,perc,str

14 CONCERTO for violin
orch(pic-2-2-2- bcl-2-cbsn,2-2-2-btbn-1,timp,2 perc, str

15 DIVERTISSEMENT (OMNIBUS) (1964)
brass choir 2-2-3-1

16 DUO
vln,pf

17 DUOS FOR BRASS CHOIRS
5tpt,2 flghn,4hn,2tbn, 2btbn,3euph,2tb, timp, 2 bs drms

18 DUOS FOR FLUTE CHOIRS
7/fl/5pic,2alfl,1cbfl

19 FANTASIA, for Viola & Cham Orchestra (1962)
vla solo, cham orch: 111, hn, pf, str

20 FIRST PIECES FOR PIANO (1964)
piano

21 FIVE MINIATURES FOR PIANO (1964)
piano

22 FIVE MOVEMENTS FOR BASSOON AND FOUR INSTRUMENTS (1963)
bsn, fl, flghn, pf, cb

23 FIVE VISIONS for Woodwind Quintet (1977)
woodwind quintet

24 FLAMING TREES (1991)
clarinet solo

25 FOUR LYRIC PIECES (1985)
brass quintet

26 HEART ATTACK, for Tuba & 2 Perc (1973)
tba, perc(2)

27 HEAVENTREE MADRIGALS
SATB a cappella

28 HYDRA for Six Instruments (1964)
fl, ob, bsn, pf, vln, vc

29 HYDRA III for brass, perc, piano (1968)
3hns, 4tpts, 4tbn, 2euph, 2tba, 5perc, pf

30 HYPATHOIDUS (1964)
4 double basses

31 IDYLL for strings (1990)
string orchestra

32 MUSIC FOR BRASS NO. 4 (1966)
4-2-2-btbn-bar-1

33 MYSTIC, A Contrabass Fantasia (1964)
solo double bass

34 NONET (1964)
fl, bcl, bsn, hn, tpt, pf, vln, vla, vc

35 POKER (1988)
3 to 5 percussionists

36 PRELUDE FOR ORGAN (1964)
org

37 PRELUDE FOR STRINGS (1964)
string orchestra

38 REQUIEM FOR A SOLDIER (1969)
orch: pic-2- 2-2-bcl-2-cbsn; 4-3-3-1; timp, 2perc; str

39 SONGS OF THE CLOWN (1994)
high voice, viola

40 STRING QUARTET No. 1 (1946)
string quartet

41 STRING QUARTET No. 2 (1966)
string quartet

42 STRING QUARTET No. 3 (1967)
string quartet

43 STRING QUARTET No. 4 (1975)
string quartet

44 STRING QUARTET No. 5 (1988)
string quartet

45 STRING QUARTET No. 6 (1990)
string quartet

46 STUDY I: Vowels (1988)
Soprano, speaking choir

47 STUDY II: Consonances and Other Vocal Sounds (1990)
Soprano, speaking choir

48 SUITE FOR SOLO PERCUSSION (1980)
Percussion (1)

49 THREE FANTASIES, for Organ (1973)
Organ

51 THREE PIECES FOR TRUMPET AND ORGAN (1993)
Trumpet, organ

52 THREE PIECES FOR W.W. QUINTET (1964)
Woodwind quintet

53 THREE SEASCAPES for Two Flutes (1990)
Flute (2)

54 THREE SHORT PIECES (1965)
Viola, piano

55 THREE SONGS (1989)
Soprano (or Tenor), piano

56 TRIO NO. 3, A Triptych (1964)
Violin, viola, cello

57 TRIO NO. 4 (1964)
Flute, violin, cello

58 TRIO NO. 5, Overture to"Dr Faustus" (1964)
Clarinet, viola, trombone

59 TWO MOVEMENTS, for Five Woodwinds
Woodwind quintet

60 TWO RICERCARI (1962)
Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, viola, cello, double bass

61 VARIATIONS, for Piano Solo (1991)
Piano

62 WHEN TIME STOOD STILL (1995)
Piano

63 WORSHIP THE LORD (1988)
SATB

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