Oliver Markson

Pianist and Composer

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch I - Oliver Markson
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Busoni: Sonatina No. 4, BV 274 ("in diem nativitatis Christi MCMXVII") - Oliver Markson
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Schubert: Moments Musicaux No. 1 - Oliver Markson
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Visions (piano)

2018–2019
 

Song and Dance

for a Little Beloved (piano)

Summer 2018
 

Hymn (string orchestra)

Winter 2017
 

Evocation (violin and piano)

Summer 2016
 

Impressions (soprano and piano)

Spring 2016
 

Auld Lang Syne (SATB)

Spring 2015
 

Songs on poems of Oscar Wilde

(soprano and piano)

Spring 2015

Firebird (piano)

March 2014

 

Haiku (piano)

April 2013

Recent

Compositions

"Silhouettes" from Markson – Impressions - Nina Berman (soprano) and composer at the piano
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Solo Repertoire

Rachmaninoff Preludes (selection)

                        Etudes-tableaux (selection)

                        Concerto No. 1

Medtner        Fairytales (selection)

                        Sonata Op. 22 in G minor, Sonata Reminiscenza

                        Op. 38 No. 1, Sonata Tragica Op. 39 No. 5,

                        Sonata-Ballade Op. 27

                        3 Tragedie Fragments

                        Novelle in G

                        Hymn from Album for the Young

                        Hymn in Praise of Toil Op. 49. No. 1 (Before Work)

                        Improvisation Op. 31 No. 1

                        Danza Festiva

Scriabin         Etudes (selection)

                        Preludes (selection)

                        Concerto Op. 20 in F sharp minor

Albeniz           Iberia book I

                        Sevilla

Granados      Spanish Dances (selection)

Mompou       Cançiones y Danzas (selection)

                        Paisajes

                        Scenes d'Enfants

Busoni            Sonatina No.4, BV 274

                        ("in diem nativitatis Christi MCMXVII")

                        “All'Italia!” from Elegies

Berg                Piano Sonata Op. 1

Webern          Variations Op. 27

Takemitsu     Rain-tree Sketches 1 and 2

Dutilleux       Preludes 1 and 2

Markson        Poème Nostalgique

                        Haiku

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J.S. Bach         Preludes and Fugues (selection)

                         Partitas No. 1 in B flat, No. 2 in C minor

                         and No. 5 in G major

                         Two Part Inventions (complete)

                         Sinfonias (selection)

Bach-Liszt      Prelude & Fugue in A minor BWV 543

Bach-Busoni  Chaconne in D minor

                         Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565

                         Toccata, Adagio and Fugue

                         in C major BWV 564

                         Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr, BWV 639

Bach-Petri      Schafe können sicher weiden BWV 208

Scarlatti         Sonatas (selection)

Handel           Suite in E major

Mozart            Sonatas in F K332 and in B flat K333

                        Fantasia in D minor K. 397

Haydn            Sonata Hob. XVI 23 in F

Beethoven     Sonatas Op. 2 No. 3, Op. 10 No. 3,

                        Op. 13, Op. 26, Op. 31 No. 3, Op. 49 No. 1,

                        Op. 49 No. 2, Op. 53, Op. 90, Op. 109

                        Concerto No. 3

Schubert        6 Moments Musicaux

                        Sonatas in F minor D.625, in A minor D. 845,

                        and in G major D. 894

Mendelssohn  Songs without Words (selection)

Schumann    Carnaval

                        Kreisleriana

                        Kinderszenen

                        Fantasie

                        Faschingsschwank aus Wien

                        Etudes-Symphoniques

Chopin           Sonata No. 3

                        Etudes Op. 10 and Op. 25 (selection)

                        Preludes (selection)

                        Ballade No. 3

                        Fantasie-Impromptu

Liszt                Transcendental Studies (selection)

                        Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

                        2 Concert Studies S. 145

                        Ballade No. 2

                        Sonata in B minor

Brahms          Sonata No. 3

                        4 Ballades

                        Variations on an Original Theme in D major

Tchaikovsky  Concerto No. 1 in B flat

                         Dumka

Grieg               Concerto in A minor

                        Lyric pieces (selection)

Franck            Prélude, Choral et Fugue

Fauré              Nocturnes No. 4 and No. 6

Debussy         Preludes (selection)

                        Etudes (selection)

                        L’Isle Joyeuse

                        D’un Cahier D’Esquisses

                        Estampes

                        Suite Bergamasque

                        Ballade

                        Rêverie

Ravel             Gaspard de la Nuit

                        Pavane pour une infante défunte