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MICHELLE A

L O N S O alonso.michelle@gmail.com  (214) 916-1880

C LASSICAL C OMPOSITIONS 2013 Embaralho (Desabafo) Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon 4’30” *this is the same piece that won the DownBeat Magazine Student Awards rearranged for woodwind trio.

2011 Underneath the Cold (orchestral) Orchestra (Flute1, II; Oboe 1, II; Clarinet in Bb 1, II; Basson I, II; Horn in F I, II, III, IV; Trumpet in Bb I, II; Trombone I, II; Bass Trombone; Tuba; Timpani; Cymbals; Violin I, II, Viola, Violoncello, Contrabass) 6’05” 2010 Dança Solitária Accordion; Alto Saxophone; Double Bass 3’01” 2010 Humanitarian Chant Fixed Media (source material for recordings: ceramic plates and spoon, inox plates, fork, voice, trumpet) 4’59” 2010 Road to Freedom Choir: SSAATTBB 5’10” 2009 Slave Soul Tenor Saxophone, Piano 7’01” 2009 Underneath the Cold (chamber) String Quartet 6’05” 2008 Winterland Flute, Violin I, Violin II, Viola 2’50”

J AZZ C OMPOSITIONS 2013 Até Quando Mezzo Soprano; Choir (SATB); Violin I, II, Viola, Violoncello; Double Bass; Vibraphone; Harp; Piano; Guitar; Drums; Cajon 9’25” 2013 Widow’s Rain Accordion; Flugelhorn; Clarinet in Bb; Guitar; Piano; Double Bass; Triangle; Drums; Vocals: Soprano, Alto, Tenor; 8’49 2012 Since 2002 Alto Saxophone/Soprano Saxophone; Alto Saxophone/Clarinet in Bb; Tenor Saxophone; Baritone Saxophone; Trumpet; Trombone; Guitar; Piano; Electric Bass; Drums; Percussion; Soprano (no lyrics) 6’43” 2011 Fenômeno Estranho Alto Solo; Alto Flute 1, II; Clarinet in Bb I, II; Flugelhorn; Trombone; Vibraphone; Guitar; Piano; Double Bass; Drums; Percussion (optional) 6’17”


2011 Wander Waltz Soprano Saxophone; Vibraphone; Piano; Drums; Double Bass 8’46” 2010 Desabafo (Embaralho) Soprano Solo; Flute; Alto Flute; Soprano Saxophone; Alto Saxophone; Tenor Saxophone; Baritone Saxophone; Flugelhorn; Trombone; Violin I, II & III; Viola; Violoncello; Double Bass; Piano; Drums; Congas 5’30” *won Downbeat Student Awards: Original Composition Orchestrated T HEATRE C OMPOSITIONS & A RRANGEMENTS 2012 Chant and Lullaby music by Michelle Alonso, lyrics by William Shakespeare Theatre production A Jazz Dream (based on A Midsummer Night’s Dream) Soprano, Alto, Alto, Tenor; Piano 4’01” 2012 Jazz Dream Overture SATB Choir; Trumpet in Bb; Alto Saxophone; Guitar; Piano; Drums; Bass 2’30” 2012 Jazz Dream: Puck Entrance Alto Saxophone; Guitar; Piano; Drums; Bass 1’05” 2012 Jazz Dream Bows Arrangement based on public domain tune “Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight” SATB Choir; Trumpet in Bb; Alto Saxophone; Guitar; Piano; Drums; Bass 4’30” 2012 Jazz Dream Carnival & Royal Entrance Arrangement based on public domain tune “Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight” 2’30 J AZZ A RRANGEMENTS

2013 What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life (composed by Michel Legrand) Flute I, II; Oboe; Clarinet in Bb; Horn in F; Bassoon; Female Vocal Solo; Harp; Piano; Drums; Violin I, II; Viola; Violoncello; Double Bass 5’33” 2012 Sabiá Lá na Gaiola (Herve Cordovil, Mário Vieira) Vocal Ensemble a capella (SSAATT) 5’08” 2011 Joy Spring (Clifford Brown) Big Band (Soprano Saxophone; Flute/Alto Saxophone; Clarinet in Bb; Flute/Clarinet in Bb; Tenor Saxophone; Trumpet I, II, III; Flugelhorn; Trombone 1, II, III; Bass Trombone; Soprano Solo; Piano; Drums; Guitar; Double Bass 5’26” 2011 Brigas Nunca Mais (Tom Jobim) Big Band (5, 4, 4) 4’45” 2010 Água de Beber (Tom Jobim) Alto, Tenor, Baritone Saxophones; Flugelhorn; Trombone; Piano; Double Bass; Drums 3’05” 2010 Blue Monk (Theloneous Monk) Trumpet; Alto Saxophone; Trombone; Piano; Drums; Double Bass 2’58” 2010 Only Trust Your Heart (Benny Carter, Sammy Cahn) Flugelhorn; Tenor Saxophone; Piano; Bass; Drums

List of Works - Michelle Alonso  
List of Works - Michelle Alonso  
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