CEG Compositions

Chamber Ensemble con Grazia supports new music by living composers, composers with a local connection, and CEG composers Grace Asquith and John Fuerst.

Orange by Grace Asquith

Length 2:19
Orange (2017), for two treble flutes and piano, is part of a larger set titled Spectrum. Performance by flutists Chris Potter and Ginger Hedrick, with pianist Grace Asquith.

No Such Music by Grace Asquith

Length 5:05
No Such Music (2009) was commissioned by ASTER Women's Chamber Choir for their 10th Anniversary concert in April 2010. SSAA, cello and piano. Dr. Christina Lynn-Craig is the founder and conductor of ASTER.

Set of Songs by John Fuerst

Set of Songs (1990) is performed by local baritone, Timothy Kennedy. These challenging pieces are musically descriptive of the imaginative text by Wallace Stevens. For copies of this score, contact Grace@congrazia.com. Originally composed for bass-baritone, Eric Van Camp, the song cycle was premiered at CMEA in Colorado Springs in 1990.

Length 5:09
Long Division (2018), for soprano and piano, is based on poetry by Caroline Orman. Performance by soprano Christina Lynn-Craig and pianist Grace Asquith.

Collage by John White

Length 10:23
Collage (2015) composed for Chamber Ensemble con Grazia. Mezzo-soprano, flute and piano.

Metaphors by Karl Kroeger

Length 7:20
Three songs for soprano and piano composed in 2013 for Chamber Ensemble con Grazia. Poetry by Madeline Cundiff.

Blue Stargrass by Karl Kroeger

Length 1:41
A movement from Sand-Drift (1960), a set of six songs for high soprano and piano. Poetry by Sara Teasdale.