LIST OF WORKS

“Morlock’s work goes well beyond the safe techniques of much contemporary choral music, creating sonorities that are complex and, above all, original… Exaudi brought both the program and the season to a splendid close.”

-David Gordon Duke – Vancouver Sun 
(Exaudi)  

OBTAINING SCORES

For PDF scores, or for hard copies of anything not available on the Canadian Music Centre (CMC) site, please contact Jocelyn Morlock directly at jmorlock@gmail.com.

To rent orchestral music and buy hard copies of scores that are in the CMC, please contact Ana-Maria Lipoczi at the Canadian Music Centre.

SELECTED WORKS ARRANGED BY NUMBER OF PLAYERS

1 PLAYER

Artemis Sleeps, 2009 (2′) flute solo (educational, gr. 8 – ARCT)
Corybantic, 2014 (12′) solo piano
Curvilinear, 2002 (7′) accordion
Four Piano Pieces, 2002 (ca 1.5′ – 2′ each) – piano (educational, intermediate)
L, 2011 (7′) alto flute
Phobos and Deimos, circling, 2008 (3′) piano
Prelude and Fugue, 2007 (6′) piano
The Jack Pine, 2010 (6′) piano
Velour, 1998 (7′) alto flute

2 PLAYERS

Amore, 2005 (5′) solo operatic voice (versions for all vocal types) and piano
August 16, 1916, 2008 (7′) voice and piano
Blue Sun, 1998(10′) violin, viola
Dervish, 2004 (5′) violin and piano
Fracas, 2018 (5’) trombone and percussion
Halcyon, 2003 (7′) violoncello, piano
half-light, somnolent rains, 2006 (11′) piano duo
I conversed with you in a dream, 2006 (14′) flute and piano Avondale Press
Involuntary Love Songs, 2008 (11′) voice and piano
Nightsong, 2007 (11′) bassoon and harp
Perruqueries – six songs about wigs and the people who love them; texts by Bill Richardson (26′) sop, bar, pno (two songs for soprano and piano, two for baritone/piano, two for soprano/baritone/piano)
Petrichor, 2013 (10′) violin and piano
Quoi???, 1998(7′) piano, percussion
Shade, 1999 (10′) cello, vibraphone
Three Meditations on Light, 2011 (16′) for violoncello and harp
Train, 1999 (6′) high voice, piano
Verdigris, 2010 (4′) oboe and guitar – arrangement of Verdigris
Vespertine (Twilight, Verdigris), 2005 (total 11′) flute and harp
Vulpine, 2013 (9′) violin and piano
X, 1996 (7′) violin and piano

3 PLAYERS

Asylum, 2010 (10′) piano trio
Luminous Moth, 2008 (2′) (piano trio, educational, moderately difficult)
Perruqueries – six songs about wigs and the people who love them; texts by Bill Richardson (26′) sop, bar, pno
(two songs for soprano and piano, two for baritone/piano, two for soprano/baritone/piano)
Ravel and Debussy arrangements, 2007 (40′) arrangements for flute, viola, and harp of Ravel’s Tombeau de Couperin and Menuet Antique and Debussy’s Ballade

4 PLAYERS

Bird in the Tangled Sky, 1997(15′) clarinet, violin, cello, piano
Darwin’s Walkin’ Fish Quartet, 2008 (9′) percussion ensemble (4 players)
Revenant, 2002 (10′) baroque flute, baroque violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord
The Violet Hour, 2010 (5′) cello quartet
Velcro Lizards, 1996 (10′) clarinet/bass clarinet, trumpet, violin, double bass
Vermilion 2014 (11′) string quartet

5 PLAYERS

…et je danse, 2004 (13′) soprano, mezzo, violin, violoncello, piano
Night, herself, 2016 (15’) version for quintet – cl, vln, vc, pno, perc
Theft, 2009 (11′) clar, vln, vc, pno, perc (1 player)

6 PLAYERS

Darwin Fish, 2006 (9′) percussion ensemble (6 players)
Stone’s Throw, 2018 (8’) fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc
Undark, 2016 (8’) fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc

CHAMBER (7+ PLAYERS)

Blood, Rain, Violets, 1997 (10′) cl, sop sax, vln, vc, el gtr, pno, perc (two players)
Hatch, 2007 (6′) percussion ensemble (8 players)
I Love Paul Klee (2018) (6’) version for chamber ensemble 1111 1110 pno perc strings 11111
Icarus, landing, 2000 (15′) fl/picc, ob, clar, vln, vc, db, piano, perc
Lacrimosa, 2000 (9′) sop, mezzo, vln, vla, vc, db, 1 perc
Luft (35′) large chamber ensemble (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, harp, vln1, vln2, vla, vc, db)
Luft Ballet Suite, 2015 (11′) large chamber ensemble (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, harp, vln1, vln2, vla, vc, db)
Marginalia, 2007 – Re-visioning Roy Kiyooka (20′) cl, 1 perc, str quartet, pno
Music of the Romantic Era, 2005 (11′) fl, ob, 2 cl, bsn, hn, 2 pno, 2 vln, vla, vc, db
Sequoia, 2009 (10′) trombone octet and 1 percussion
Trakl-lied, 2003 (10′) soprano, mezzo, flute, viola, bass, 1 perc
Zart, 2006 (14′) fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, hp, vln, vla, vc, db

VOCAL

Amore, 2005 (5′) solo operatic voice (versions for all vocal types) and piano
August 16, 1916, 2008 (7′) voice and piano
…et je danse, 2004 (13′) soprano, mezzo, violin, violoncello, piano
Golden, 2001 (12′) baroque string orchestra with soprano and auxiliary percussion
Involuntary Love Songs, 2008 (11′) voice (versions for all vocal types) and piano
Lacrimosa, 2000 (9′) sop, mezzo, vln, vla, vc, db, 1 perc
Somewhere Along the Line, 2012, text by Tom Cone (6′) voice and piano
Train, 1999 (6′) high voice, piano
Trakl-lied, 2003 (10′) soprano, mezzo, flute, viola, bass, 2 percussion
Trust, 2009 (3′) high voice, piano

CHORAL

Absalon fili mi, 2009 (5’) TTBB choir
An die musik, 2015 (4’) TTBB choir and piano
Exaudi, 2004 (9’) chamber choir (SATB, at least 3 of each voice type) with violoncello solo
Let, 2009 (5’) SSAA choir
Io, Io! (2018) (6’) mixed choir (SSAATTBB)
One Black Spike, 2008 (3.5’) SATB choir or four solo voices

STRING ORCHESTRA (+)

Aeromancy, 2011 (15′) double cello concerto with string orch, 2 obs, 2 hns, 1 perc
Disquiet, 2006 (5′) string orchestra (8/6/4/4/2), percussion (1 player)
Golden, 2001 (12′) baroque string orchestra with soprano and auxiliary percussion
Inseparable, 2009 (3′) string orchestra, two trumpets, and gongs
Nostalgia, 2008 (14′) string orchestra (6/5/4/3/2)
Solace, rev. 2005 (9′) chamber string ensemble (min. 13 players) or string orchestra

ORCHESTRA

ORCHESTRAL EXCERPTS
https://soundcloud.com/j-morlock/sets/orchestral/

Cobalt, 2009 (8′) concerto for two violins and orchestra (2222 4221 hp, pno, str)
Crush, 2014 (7′) orchestra and spoken-word poetry – text written and performed by Shane Koyczan
Earthfall, 2016 (12.5′) orchestra (*3332 4321 3perc pno hp str)
Hullabaloo (2’) orchestra 2222 4331 T+2 str
Lucid Dreams, 2017 (20’) cello concerto solo vc, 1111 2000 T+2 hp str
Luft (35′) large mixed ensemble (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, harp, vln1, vln2, vla, vc, db)
Music of the Romantic Era, 2005 (11′) fl, ob, 2 cl, bsn, hn, 2 pno, strings
My Name is Amanda Todd (10.5′) orchestra (2222 4231 T + 2perc str)
Night, Herself, 2018 (15’) version for orchestra 3(3=pic)22(2Ebcl)2 2200 T+ 2 pno str
O Rose, 2018 (10’) orchestra 3(3=picc)233(3=cbsn) 4321 T+3 str
Oiseaux bleus et sauvages, 2003 (10.5′) 3/2/2/2, 4/2/0/0, pno, hp, 2perc, str
Ornithomancy, 2013 (15′) – flute concerto
That Tingling Sensation, 2015 (10.5′) orchestra (*3222 4331 T + 2perc pno hp str)
That Tingling Sensation, 2015, rev. 2017 (10’) orchestra 3(1=alt,23=picc)222 4331 T+2 hp pno str

WIND ENSEMBLE

Ned the Neck, 2011 (4″) approximately Grade 2.5 – 3 (picc (opt.), 3fl, ob, bsn, 3cl, b.cl, asax,tsax, bsax, 3tpt, 2hn, 3tbn, bar/euph, tba, db (opt.), timp + 4 perc

OTHER

Children of Armageddon, 2008 (2 hrs – film score) – chamber ens with sop
Demon Snail, 2004 (6”) Balinese gamelan (24 players, requires 7-toned instruments)
In situ, 2010 (26” – dance) 2 fl, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, 2 perc, electronics, aerial dancers
Marginalia, 2007 – Re-visioning Roy Kiyooka (20”) cl, 1 perc, str quartet, pno

CHRONOLOGICAL WORKS LIST

2018

Fracas (5’) trombone and percussion
I Love Paul Klee (6’) version for chamber ensemble 1111 1110 pno perc strings 11111
Io, Io!
(6’) mixed choir (SSAATTBB)
O Rose (10’) orchestra 3(3=picc)233(3=cbsn) 4321 T+3 str
Stone’s Throw (8’) fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc

2017

Lucid Dreams (20’) cello concerto solo vc, 1111 2000 T+2 hp str
Night, Herself (15’) version for orchestra 3(3=pic)22(2Ebcl)2 2200 T+ 2 pno str
That Tingling Sensation (rev.) (10’) orchestra 3(1=alt,23=picc)222 4331 T+2 hp pno str

2016

Earthfall (12.5′) orchestra 3(2,3=picc)332 4321 3perc pno hp str
Hullabaloo (2’) orchestra 2222 4331 T+2 str
Night, herself (15′) – cl, vln, vc, pno, perc
Undark (8′) (fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc)

2015

An Die Musik (5′) TTBB Choir
Big Raven
(15′) string quartet
Luft Ballet Suite
(11′) large chamber ensemble (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, harp, vln1, vln2, vla, vc, db)
My Name is Amanda Todd
(10.5′) orchestra (2222 4231 T + 2perc str)
That Tingling Sensation
(10.5′) orchestra (*3222 4331 T + 2perc pno hp str)
Torsion (5′) trombone and piano

2014

Corybantic (12′) solo piano
Crush (7′) orchestra and spoken-word poetry – text written and performed by Shane Koyczan
Orpheus, where north winds never cease (7”) – sop, vla, vc, pno, speaker/actor
Vermilion (11′) string quartet

2013

Ornithomancy (15′) flute concerto
Perruqueries – six songs about wigs and the people who love them; texts by Bill Richardson (26”) sop, bar, pno (two songs for soprano and piano, two for baritone/piano, two for soprano/baritone/piano)
Petrichor (10′) violin and piano
Vulpine (9′) violin and piano

2012

After the rain (5′) solo trombone
Handelmobile
(4′) flute and harpsichord
I love Paul Klee
(10′) percussion quartet
Premonition
(7′) solo pipe organ
Salamander
(9.5′) flute octet
Somewhere Along the Line, text by Tom Cone (6′) voice and piano

2011

Aeromancy (15′) double cello concerto with string orchestra, 2 obs, 2 hns, 1 perc
Firebird 2011 project
L (7′) for solo alto flute
Luft (35′) large chamber ensemble (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, hp, 2 vlns, vla, vc, db) – ballet for Turning Point Ensemble’s
Ned the Neck (4′) for wind ensemble, approximately Grade 2.5 – 3 (picc (opt.), 3fl, ob, bsn, 3cl, b.cl, asax,tsax, bsax, 3tpt, 2hn, 3tbn, bar/euph, tba, db (opt.), timp + 4 perc
Three Meditations on Light (16′) for violoncello and harp

2010

Asylum (10′) piano trio
In situ (26”) 2 fl, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, 2 perc, electronics, aerial dancers
Let (5′) SSAA choir
The Jack Pine (6′) solo piano
The Violet Hour (5′) cello quartet
Verdigris (4′) arrangement of Verdigris (2005, flute/harp) for oboe and guitar

2009

Absalon fili mi (5′) TTBB choir
Artemis Sleeps (2′) flute solo (educational music, gr. 8 – ARCT)
Cobalt (8′) concerto for two violins and orchestra (2222 4221 hp, pno, str)
Inseparable (3′) string orchestra, two trumpets, and gongs
Sequoia (10′) trombone octet and percussion (1 player)
Theft (Insomnia, Water-Clocks) (total dur. 11′) clar, vln, vc, pno, perc (1 player)

2008

August 16, 1916 (7′) voice and piano
Children of Armageddon (2 hrs – film score) chamber ensemble with soprano
Darwin’s Walkin’ Fish Quartet (10′) percussion quartet
Involuntary Love Songs (11′) voice and piano
Luminous Moth (2′) piano trio (educational music, moderately difficult)
Nostalgia (14′) string orchestra (6/5/4/3/2)
One Black Spike (3.5′) SATB choir or four solo voices
Phobos and Deimos, circling (3′) solo piano

2007

Hatch(6′) percussion ensemble (8 players)
Marginalia – Re-visioning Roy Kiyooka
(20′) clarinet, percussion, string quartet, piano
Nightsong (11′) bassoon and harp
Prelude and Fugue (6′) piano solo
Ravel and Debussy arrangements (40′) arrangements for flute, viola, and harp of Ravel’s Tombeau de Couperin and Menuet Antique and Debussy’s Ballade

2006

Darwin Fish (9′) percussion ensemble (6 players)
Disquiet (5′) string orchestra (8/6/4/4/2), percussion (1 player)
half-light, somnolent rains (11′) piano duo
I conversed with you in a dream (14′) flute and piano
Zart (14′) fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, tpt, tbn, pno, perc, hp, vln, vla, vc, db

2005

Amore (5′) solo operatic voice (versions for all vocal types) and piano
Music of the Romantic Era (11′) fl, ob, 2 cl, bsn, hn, 2 pno, 2 vln, vla, vc, db
Solace (9′) – substantial rev. of 2001 piece; chamber str. ens. (13 players) or str. orch.
Vespertine (11′) flute and harp – two movements – Twilight and Verdigris

2004

Demon Snail (6′) Balinese gamelan (24 players, requires 7-toned instruments)
Dervish (5′) violin and piano
…et je danse (13′) soprano, mezzo, violin, violoncello, piano
Exaudi (9′) chamber choir (SATB, at least 3 of each voice type) with violoncello solo

2003

Halcyon (7′) violoncello, piano
Oiseaux bleus et sauvages (10.5′) orchestra (3/2/2/2, 4/2/0/0, pno, hp, 2perc, str)
Trakl-lied (10′) soprano, mezzo, flute, viola, bass, 2 percussion

2002

Curvilinear (7′) solo free-bass accordion
Four Piano Pieces (ca 1.5′ – 2′ each) – solo piano (educational, intermediate)
Revenant (10′) baroque flute, baroque violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord

2001

Golden (12′) baroque string orchestra with soprano and auxiliary percussion
Solace (9′) chamber string ensemble (13 players) – revised 2005, do not use earlier version

2000

Icarus, landing (15′) flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet, violin, cello, double bass, piano, percussion
Lacrimosa (9′) soprano, mezzo-soprano, violin, viola, cello, double bass, percussion

1999

Lemonstones (9′) soprano saxophone, percussion
Shade (10′) cello, vibraphone
Train (6′) high voice, piano

1998

Blue Sun (10′) violin, viola
Quoi??? (7′) piano, percussion
Velour (7′) alto flute

1997

Bird in the Tangled Sky (15′) clarinet, violin, cello, piano
Blood, Rain, Violets (10′) clar, sop. sax., vln, vc, el. gtr., pno, perc (two players)

1996

Velcro Lizards (10′) clarinet/bass clarinet, trumpet, violin, double bass
X (7′) violin, piano