INSTRUMENTAL
Solo
Chamber
Symphonic

VOCAL
Voice and Instruments

Voice/s and    Orchestra


CHORAL

STAGE

MAGNETIC TAPES
AND MULTIMEDIA


Abbreviations:

VMM  Vienna Modern Masters
IMI     Israel Music Institute
IMC    Israeli Music Center
Fue    Furore Verlag Kassel
PEER Peermusic
         (New York and Hamburg)

MS
Unusable


PDF
Scores available in PDF format and/or from music@nli.org.il ;
Subject to copyight
(handwritten scores will be digitized in the coming future)
 VOCAL COMPOSITIONS (voice and instruments)
Manuscripts and other materials on all works can be found at Archiv Frau und Musik (Frankfurt am Main), the National Library of Israel (Jerusalem) and IMI (Tel Aviv); for details, press here.

   
Composition Op. Ensemble Duration Year of
Composition
Publication On CD Video Audio
Sample
Selected
Notations
Appeal to the Stars
Text: from Babylonian prayers to the gods of the night
(in Old Babylonian)
Multimedia No. 3 out of Four Old Winds
    A series of four
    multimedias  
    sung in old Semitic
    languages
    (available from the
    composer
    P.O.B. 8094, Haifa
    31080, Israel)

Performed worldwide:
Gaza 1995  
Frankfurt 2001
Frankfurt 2003
Los Angeles 2015
Frankfurt 2016   

28 6 women singers
who also play 3
alto-recorders, zurne,
drums, iron-sticks and
palm-tree branches
15:00 1993-4 Fue 6520 Opus One 181
At the End of the Ways
Text: Uri Zvi Grinberg (in Hebrew)

50 Baritone and cello
(elaborated as a computerized oratorio)

14:00 1998-9 PDF VMM 1060  
Ballad of Expected Death in Cairo
Text: Sallah Abd El-Sabur (in Arabic)

Performed worldwide:
Paris 1989
Washington 1992
Alaska 1993
Jerusalem 2008

20

20a


20b


Version 1:
Tenor,3 violins, piano

Version 2:
Mezzo-sop., 2 violins, viola, piano
14:00 1987

IMC 265 I


Fue 7610


VMM 2023


Schwann-Koch
Aulos 3-1420-2


Aulos Musicado 66063







 
Daniel in the Den of Lions
Text: from Daniel 6, with a few inserted verses from
Psalms 2 and 3 (in Coptic)
[Director: Dina Hoffman]
Multimedia No. 4 out of Four Old Winds
    A series of four
    multimedias  
    sung in old Semitic
    languages
    (available from the
    composer
    P.O.B. 8094, Haifa
    31080, Israel)

Performed worldwide:
San Francisco 1995
Cairo 1996  
Galilee and Jordan Valley 1996
Kassel 1998
Jerusalem 2010  
London 2011  


29 Video-Art: baritone,
men's chorus, string quartet
20:00 1995 IMC 868 Opus One 181


 
GIRL BUTTERFLY GIRL
Song-cycle
Texts: Lebanese and Syrian poets


Song no. 1 - Piece of Earth
Text: Fuad Rifka

Song no. 2 - Eyelids
Text: Shauki Abi Shakra

Song no. 3 - The Coffin with Its Lid Remote
Text: Muhammad al Maghut

Song no. 4 - Girl Butterfly Girl
Text: Unsi al Haj


English translation:
Gila Abrahamson

Performed worldwide:
Gaza 1986
New York 1989
Barcelona 1989
London 1992
Rome 1996
St. Petersburg 1997
Budapest 2000
Los Angeles 2001
Jerusalem 2008
Münster 2012

4 Soprano or
mezzo-soprano and instrumental
accompaniment
Exists in many versions
for soprano or
mezzo-soprano
Master-score:
for soprano - to be sung in Hebrew / English / Arabic
with main Western instrumental version -
flute and piano,
and main Oriental
instrumental version - violin and ud





Among Other Versions:
(*See remark below)

mezzo-sop. (in Arabic) + violin & ud

Soprano (in Hebrew) +
Renaissance recorders and harpsichord

Mezzo-sop. (in English) + flute & piano

Mezzo-sop. (in Arabic) + flute & guitar

Mezzo-sop. (in Arabic) + flute & cello

Song no. 4
("Girl Butterfly Girl"
or "A Girl Dreamed
that She Was
a Butterfly")
exists as an a-cappella
version in Hebrew for
women's chorus (S, MS, A)
and in Arabic for mixed
chorus (S, A, T, B)

10:00 1977 IMI 6228























IMI 6228



IMI 6228/I


IMI 6228


IMI 6228/II
Hataklit 35362

Opus One 158

Schwann-Koch
Aulos 3-1420-2

& Aulos Musicado 66063
Song no. 4 a-cappella
in Arabic


VMM 2023

Opus One 175

Documentary-
Educational CD
devoted to this
song-cycle -
"Girl Butterfly Girl: A World Journey"
[2005]

Innovated Classics
(IMI)
* There are more versions. All versions are located in the Hebrew University Archives, The Jewish National & University Library, Music Department, No. Mus. 121 A, files 2, 3, 4, [op.4]. Address: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P.O.Box 34165, Jerusalem 91341, The Jewish National & University Library, Music Department, Tel: +972(0)2-6585060, Fax: +972(0)2-6586315. E mail: jnulmusic@savion.huji.ac.il

New versions may be arranged by performers and submitted to IMI. A copy should be sent to the Hebrew University, the Jewish National & University Library, Music Department.

Hexaptychon
Piece no. 2 out of six short chamber pieces after Jabra Ibrahim Jabra's text "I'm Sick of You" (in Arabic)

Performed worldwide:
Tel Aviv 2004  

37




Contralto and Baroque
ensemble of oboe,
harpsichord and cello
5:00 1996-7 IMI 7175 I

Opus One 175  
LEAD LIFE I
Song-cycle of five songs

Performed worldwide:
Wuppertal 2002
Tel Aviv November 2009

52




Version for female voice and piano




35:00 2001-2 PDF

Except for "Weltschmerz"
Song No. 1
by Furore Verlag, Kassel
Cat. no. 6530
VMM 1060  
See details of the 5 songs in the following version for soprano and instrumental ensemble

LEAD LIFE II
Song-cycle

60-64


Version for soprano
and instrumental
ensemble
  2005 IMC

     
  Song no. 1:
Weltschmerz
Text: Else Lasker-Schuler (in German)
60 Soprano,
flute - alto flute,
English horn, horn,
violoncello, xylophone, harp
7:00   IMC 3821    
  Song no. 2:
Two Family Songs
Text: Sh. Shifra (in Hebrew)

Song I - I Gave You an Ancient Heart of Gold




Song II - Nothing Is As It Seems

Performed worldwide:
Tel Aviv January 2002  

61




Soprano, flute, oboe, horn, violoncello,
perc: xylophone, glockenspiel,
harp


Soprano, flute, oboe-English horn, horn, violoncello,
perc: xylophone, glockenspiel,
harp
6:00   IMC 3822    
  Song no. 3:
Le ciel est, par dessus
Text: Paul Verlaine (in French)
62 Soprano, flute,
oboe, horn,
violoncello, perc: gong (small, medium, big), bell, triangle, xylophone, glockenspiel,
harp
8:00   IMC 3823    
  Song no. 4:
Valse of the Devil
(Bereaved)
Text: Esther Kunda (in English)
63 Soprano,
flute - alto flute,
oboe - English horn, horn, violoncello, xylophone, harp
3:00   IMC 3824    
  Song no. 5:
Kupite Luk ("Buy Onions")
Text: Genrix Sapgir (in Russian)
64 Soprano, flute, oboe,
violoncello,
xylophone
2:00   IMC 3825 VMM 1060
(only song
no. 5)
 
Mein Volk
Text: Else Lasker-Schueler (in German)

Performed worldwide:
San Francisco 1995  
Tel Aviv November 2009

32 Mezzo - soprano/soprano
and guitar
2:35 1995 IMC 871 VMM 2023

VMM 1060




Moderna
Text: Iman Marsal (Egypt)
(Sung in Arabic and Hebrew)
Translation into Hebrew:
Sasson Somekh (Israel)

Jerusalem 2010
Los Angeles 2015  

70 Soprano, ud,
violoncello, piano
4:00 2010 IMC 4034 VMM 4007

 



Saga-Portrait
Song-cycle
Text: Dan Pagis
(in Hebrew)

Performed worldwide:
Tel Aviv December 2009  

53 Mezzo- soprano
combined with
magnetic tape
23:00 2002 PDF VMM 1060


Etty Ben-Zaken
 



The Goddess Anath
Text: the myth of the Goddess
Anath (in Ugaritic)
[Choreography: Ruth Eshel]
Multimedia No. 1 out of Four Old Winds

Performed worldwide:
Tel Aviv 1994  

26 Woman's voice,
violin, piano, percussion,
with a dancer on an altar
4:30 1993 IMC 865 Opus One 181





The Judgment of Solomon
Text: from I Kings 3, 17-28 (in Biblical Hebrew)
[Choreography: Ruth Eshel]
Multimedia No. 2 out of Four Old Winds
27 Operatic scene for
children's chorus, fl,
vln, trp, hrn, drum,
and magnetic tape
6:00 1995 IMC 866 Opus One 181





The Mother
After Sami Michael's novel "Pigeons at Trafalgar Square"
Text: Rachel Yona Michael
(in Hebrew and Arabic)

65 Contralto and 4 flutes

5:00 2005 PDF VMM 1060

Two Songs of Pain and One Song of Joy
Text: Tsippi Fleischer (sung in Hebrew)

Performed worldwide:
Tel Aviv December 2016  


78 Voice, double-bass and electronics

5:30 2016 MS    

* Material (scores, recordings, publications) connected with all opuses, may be found in:
The Music Department
The National Library of Israel
Givat Ram Campus (Hebrew University)
P. O. Box 39105
Jerusalem 91390
ISRAEL
Tel: +972-(0)2-6585060
Fax: +972-(0)2-6586315
music@nli.org.il
http://web.nli.org.il/sites/NLI/Hebrew/music/Tsippi-Fleischer/Pages/default.aspx
Archiv Frau und Musik Arbeitskreis
Heinrich-Hoffmann-strasse 3,
60528 Frankfurt am Main
Germany
Tel: +49(0)69-95-92-86-85
Fax: +49(0)69-95-92-86-90
info@archiv-frau-musik.de
www.archiv-frau-musik.de
Israel Music Information Center
55 Menachem Begin Rd.
POB 51197 67138 Tel Aviv
Tel: +972(0)3-6247095
Fax: +972(0)3-5612826
musicinst@bezeqint.net
www.imi.org.il
For further details concerning handwritten manuscripts, sketches and compositional processes apply to the National Israeli Library in the Hebrew University Jerusalem: Archive No. Mus. 121.