Operas

"Guru" (2006-2009)

Libretto by Xavier Maurel based on an original idea by the composer, OSF Productions Publisher
State's Commission - CD Naxos (CHOC of the Month by the french magazine Classica September 2011)
Duration : 2h00.
Orchestration : 5 soloists (bass-baryton, soprano, alto, ténor, basse), 1 actresses, vocal group of 6 singers, choir and orchestra : 3(1pic, 1flA).3(1eng.h).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 3perc, cel, hp – strings
World premiere at the Szczecin's Castle Opera September 28, 2018 , stage director Damian Cruden, music director Laurent Petitgirard, with Hubert Claessens, Sonia Petrovna, ... Second serie in April 2019

"Joseph Merrick, The Elephant Man" (1996-1998)

Opera based on a libretto by Eric Nonn. First performance February 2002 at the Prague's State Opera, recorded by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by the composer for Naxos (Durand, Publisher) French premiere Nice's Opera, december 2004 (DVD Marco Polo).
American premiere, Minnesota Opera May 2006 (New production conducted by Antony Walker, staged by Doug Varone)
Duration : 2h35'.
Orchestration : 11 soloists(1 contralto, 2 soprani, 1 colorature, 1 child soprano, 1 mezzo-soprano, 2 tenors, 2 barytons and 1 basse), choir and orchestra : 2(1pic, 1flA).2(1eng.h).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.2.3.1 – timb, 2perc, cel, hp – strings

Symphonic music

"SI YEOU KI" (The Journey to the West) Ballet 2019-2020
Duration 1h20'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).3(1cor ang).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 5perc,celesta- hp – crd

"Flaine" (2017-2018) (Editions Artchipel)
Symphonic poem, commissioned by the Académie Internationale d'Eté de Flaine. World premiere at the Flaine's Auditorium July 31, 2018, by the Nice's Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by the composer.
Duration 10'
Orchestration : 2(1pic, 1flA).2(1cor ang).2(1clB).2(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 2perc, cel, hp – strings World premiere 31/07/2018 Auditorium de Flaine, Orcghestre Philharmonique de Nice, L.Petitgirard conductor

"Dilemme" (2016) (Editions Durand)
Concerto for Flute, Harp and Strings Orchestra
Duration 17'
Orchestration : Harpe solo, flûte solo, cordes (12-10-8-6-4, minimum 8-6-4-4-3) World Premiere June 2019 Dresde Emmanuel Pahud - Marie-Pierre Langlamet - Dresden Philarmonie

"Guru and Marie" (2014)
Extraits de l'opéra "Guru", Libretto by Xavier Maurel, Editions OSF Productions
Duration : 30'
Orchestration : baryton-basse, comédienne,( ensemble vocal de 6 chanteurs et chœur ad libitum) orchestre : 3(1pic, 1flA).3(1cor ang).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 3perc, cel, hp – cordes
Création le 15/11/2014 à Neubrandenburg, Neubrandenburger Philharmonie, H.Claessens, S.Petrovna, L.Petitgirard
24/03/2016 Paris Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Orchestre Colonne, H.Claessens, S.Petrovna, L.Petitgirard
14/03/2018 Jérusalem, Orchestre Symphonique de Jérusalem, H.Claessens, S.Petrovna, L.Petitgirard

"Solitaire" (2013-2014) (Editions Durand)
Commissioned by l'Association "Musique Nouvelle en Liberté"
Duration 11'
Orchestration : 2( 1flA).2(1cor ang).2(1clB).2(1cbn) –2.2.0.1– timb, 2perc, hp – crd
Création par l'Orchestre Colonne à Paris Salle Pleyel le 14/12/14,
Création allemande le 16/03/2015 à Iéna (dir.L.Petitgirard)
11/05/17 Bratislava, Slovak Philharmonie (dir L.Petitgirard)

"Etats d'âme" for alto saxophone and orchestra (2011-2012)
Commissioned by the 'Orchestre Symphonique de Douai. (Editions Durand).Premiered by Michel Supéra in Douai 17/03/2013
12/07/2015 Oldenburg, Allemagne (Supéra - Petitgirard)
25/05/ 2016 Neubrandenburg, Allemagne (Classens - Malzew)
08/12/2017Paris Salle Wagram (Supéra - Petitgirard)
Duration 23'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).2(1cor ang).3(1clB).2(1cbn) – 4.3.3.0 – timb, 2perc, hp – crd
"Etats d'âme" for saxophone alto and Band Orchestra premiered byClaude Delangle and the Orchestre de la Garde Républicaine conducted by par François Boulanger January 29, 2015 in Paris and recorded in Sêtember 2015 2015 by Michel Supéra, Gildas Hardouin and the Police Orchestra.

"The Twelve Guardians of the Temple" (2003-2004)
Symphonic poem (2003-2004) commissioned by Radio-France. Durand Publishing. World Premiere at the "Presences" Festival 2006 in Paris.
Released on CD (Naxos 8.570138) with the National Orchestra of Bordeaux Aquitaine conducted by the composer in November 2006.
Duration : 26'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).3(1EH).4(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.4.3.1 – timb, 5perc, pno (cel), hp –strings
Next Performance Paris Salle Wagram 16-17/09/2016

"Dialogue for viola and orchestra" (2002-2003)
Commissioned by La Filature (Mulhouse) Durand Publishing. Premiered in May 2003 by Jesse Levine and the Mulhouse Orchestra conducted by the composer.
Released on CD (Naxos March 2007) with the National Orchestra of Bordeaux Aquitaine and Gérard Caussé, conducted by the composer in November 2006.
Duration : 23'
Orchestration : 2(1pic, 1flA).2(1EH).3(1clB).2(1cbn) – 4.3(1trppic).3.1 – timb, 3perc, cel, hp –strings

Poem for large strings orchestra (2002)
Premiered by the National Orchestra of France and Laurent Petitgirard in april 2003.
Durand Publishing.
Released on CD (Naxos 8.570138) with the National Orchestra of Bordeaux Aquitaine conducted by the composer in November 2006.
Duration : 11'
Orchestration : strings 16-14-12-10-8 minimum 12-10-8-6-4

"Le Fou d'Elsa" (2000)
Commissioned by the association "Musique Nouvelle en Liberté"), cycle of six melodies, Poems by Louis Aragon, for alto voice and orchestra, premiered on December 9th, Salle Gaveau in Paris, by Jana Sykorova and the Orchestre Symphonique Français conducted by the composer (Durand, Publisher).
Duration : 16'
Orchestration : 2 (1pic).2(1EH).2(1clB).2(1cbn) – 2.1.0.0 – hpe, timb – 1perc –strings
Filmed by Mezzo in Moscow 15/02/2013 (Delphine Galou)
Next performance Poitou-Charentes Orchestra season 13-14

Vocalise (2001)
for soprano and orchestra
Duration : 3'
Orchestration : 2(1 pic).2(1EH).2(1clB).2– 2.0.0.0 – 2perc, hp – strings
Premiere : Concours international de chant de Macon 2002, candidats du concours.

Concerto for cello and orchestra (1994)
First performance inParis, Salle Pleyel in 1994 by Gary Hoffman and the OSF conducted by the composer. Filmed byFrance 3 in 1997 with Gary Hoffman and the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic conducted by the composer.
CD by "Naxos" award "Grand Prix Lycéen 2000 des Compositeurs" (Editions Durand)
Duration : 24'
Orchestration : 2(1pic, 1flA).2(1EH).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 3perc, hp –strings
Next Performance : Séoul Sung-Won Yang May 10, 2016
This concerto has been played by : Gary Hoffman - François Guye - Yvan Chiffoleau - Henri Demarquette - Lane Anderson - Steven Kates - René Benedetti - Tamas Merey - Sergei Slovachevsky - Sung-Won Yang

"Le Marathon", Symphonic Poem (1992)
First performance in Paris, Salle Pleyel, in 1992 by the French Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer and in New York(1995) and Chicago (2002) by James Paul.
Recorded in 1992 by the French Symphony Orchestra and the composer (Durand, Publisher)
Duration : 16'. Revision 2010
Orchestration : 2(1pic).2(1ca).2(1clB).2 – 3.2.3.1 – timb, 2perc, 2hp, celesta– strings
LastPerformance Lübeck 26-27/05/2013

"Euphonia", symphonic Poem (1989)
First performance in Metz, France, 21 June 1989 by the Lorraine Philharmonic conducted by the composer. Recorded in 1990 by the Lubjana Radio Orchestra (CD Naxos 8.570138). Filmed by the French television station TF1 in 1990 with the French Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer (Durand, Publisher).
Last performance : Berlioz Festival 2004, Torino Opera Orchestra - Pleyel 2010 Colonne
Duration : 28'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).3(1EH).3(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 3perc, hp –strings
Filmed by Mezzo in Moscow 15/02/2013

"Le Légendaire" (1984)
Concerto for violin, chorus and orchestra. First performance and recording by Augustin Dumay in 1986 with the Polish Classical Philharmonic conducted by the composer (CD Naxos). Filmed by the French TV FR3 in 1986 (Durand, Publisher).
Duration : 21'
Orchestration : 4(1pic, 1flA).3(1EH).4(1clB).3(1cbn) – 4.3.3.1 – timb, 3perc, hp – strings

"Musique d'Automne", for Twelve Solo Strings (1974)
First performance by Cyrill Diederich and the Virtuoses de France in Vaison-la-Romaine in 1974.
Duration : 8'
Orchestration : strings 4-3-2-2-1

"L'Arche" (1973)
Ballet for 20 Flutes, 4 percussions and bass (1973).
First performance at the Open Eyes Theater in New York with choreography by Brynar Mehl.

Choral Works

"The Little Prince" (2010)
For mixed choir, clarinet, harp and 3 percussions Editions OSF Productions
Duration 50'
Stage music for Sonia's Petrovna show premiered at the Avignon's Opera in May 2010 (Naxos 2013)

Chamber music

"Envols souterrains" (2016)
Pour orgue (Editions Artchipel)
Durée 9'
Création au Festival Printemps des Orgues d'Angers le 14 mai 2017

"Bribes" (2015)
Trio for saxophone alto (or clarinet), cello and piano (Durand Publisher)
Duration 20'
Premiered at the "Tons Voisins" Festival in Albi, July 2016 by Denis Pascal, Marie-Paule Milone and Michel Supéra.

"Bribes" (2015)
Trio for clarinet, cello and piano (Editions Durand)
Duration 20'
Premiered Salle Colonne le 27/11/2016 by Carole Villaumey, Michel Bernier and Marie-Claude Bantigny and recorded by the same artists (CD Naxos 2018).

"Pinocchio" (2014)
Spectacle pour enfants pour violon, violoncelle, piano et voix (JMF 2015)

"Duo for saxophone alto and cello" (2013-14)
CD Naxos 2015 G.Hoffman-M.Supera
Duration 7'

"Réflexions Croisées" (2008)
For cello and percussion, commisionned by the Navara Competition.
Duration 11'
(CD Naxos 2015 Gary Hoffman - Frédéric Macarez)

"Le Temple, pour piano" (2005)
(Durand, Publisher, 15')
Premiered by Jean-Philippe Collard in Reims 2009
Duration 15'

"Le plus ardent à vivre…" (2001)
Septuor for harp, flute, clarinet and strins quartet, premiered in Mulhouse, 13 june 2003 (Durand, Publisher)
Duration 15'

"Le Fou d'Elsa" (2000)
Cycle of six songs, poems by Louis Aragon, for alto voice, cello (or viola) and piano. Premiered January 2002 by Nathalie Stutzmann, Inger Södergren and François Guye (Durand, Publisher)
Duration 16'
Recorded in September 2015 by Cécile Eloire, Pierre Lener and Cyprien Katsaris

"Le Songe de Merrick" (1999)
For harp solo, commissioned by the lily Laskine Competition
Duration 6'

Marathon Suites for 1 & 2 Pianos (1983)
First performance in 1983 in Newport, USA by Jean-Philippe Collard and Laurent Petitgirard.
Duration 14'

"Hamelin", for solo cello and narrator (1984)
First performance in 1984 at the Lascours Festival by Frederic Lodeon and Sonia Petrovna (Durand, Publisher)
Duration 17'

Sonata for Piano and Violin (1982)
First performance Salle Gaveau, Paris, and recording in 1983 by Erick Friedman and the composer (Editions Mario Bois)
Duration 17'

Octuor for 8 solo cellos (1980)
Revised version published in September 2000 (Editions Mario Bois)
Duration 9'

Tryptique for guitar (1979)
First performance in 1980, Salle Pleyel, Paris and recorded in Rome in 1982 by Paolo Pilia ,repertory Eduard Agullo, (Editions Mario Bois)

"Le Lien", text by Claude Confortes (1977)
(Mezzo, Cello, Male Chorus)
First performance in the Salle Gaveau, Paris, in 1977 by Anna Ringart and Rene Benedetti (Editions Mario Bois)
Duration 10'

Quintet with piano (1976)
First performance in 1977 at the Salle Gaveau, Paris, by the Quatuor Français and the composer (Editions Mario Bois)
Duration 13'

"Méandres" for piano (1976)
(Editions Mario Bois)
Duration 8'

Withdrawn from catalogue

"Quelques signes dans la mémoire du monde..." (1980)
For 22 soloists, commissioned for the 50th anniversary of the Normal Scool of Music of Paris

Concerto for double bass, cello obbligato and string orchestra (1975).
First performance and recording in 1975 by François Rabbath.

"La Porte de Vie", oratorio based on a text by Jean-Pierre Nortel (1975)
First performance by the composer Salle Gaveau, Paris, in 1975.

Film soundtracks

Symphonic Suites From Movies

"The Rosebud Suite" (1980, revision 2014)
For piano and orchestra, from Otto Preminger's film "Rosebud", recorded in1984 by Jean-Philippe Collard and the Luxembourg Orchestra conducted by the composer.
Publisher Mario Bois BMB
Duration 17'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).2(1EH).2.2 – 2.2.2.0 – timb, 2perc, hp, celesta – strings

"Rosebud" Front Title (1980, revision 2014)
For piano and orchestra, from Otto Preminger's film "Rosebud"
Publisher EMI Catalog partnership
Duration 5'
Orchestration : 3(1pic, 1flA).2(1EH).2.2 – 2.2.2.0 – timb, 2perc, hp, celesta – strings

"Suite Symphonique de Lacenaire" (1995)
Recorded in 1996 by the French Symphonic Orchestra (OSF) conducted by the composer
Editions OSF Productions
Duration 16'

"Suite Symphonique de la Belle Epoque" (1996)
R ecorded in 1996 by the French Symphonic Orchestra (OSF) conducted by the composer.
Duration 10'

"Les Brumes de Maigret" (2002)
Symphonic Suite from the orginal music of the TV Serie. Recorded in march 2003 by The Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by L.Petitgirard (published by OSF Productions-Geronimo)
Duration 20'
Released in april 2004 on the label Play-Time (EMI).
Orchestration : 2(1pic, 1FlA)).2(1EH).2.2 – 2.2.3.1 – timb, 2perc, hp, piano&celesta-1 bandonéon - strings

Featured Films

  • LA PENTE DOUCE C.Danna (1971)
  • L'APOCALYPSE J.C. Sée (1972) (with Alain Kremski)
  • UN OFFICIER DE POLICE SANS IMPORTANCE J.Larriaga (1972)
  • L'OISEAU RARE J.C.Brialy (1973)
  • ROSEBUD Otto Preminger (1974)
  • LE DIABLE AU COEUR B.Queysanne (1975)
  • L'AMANT DE POCHE B.Queysanne (1977)
  • ASPHALTE D.Amar (1980)
  • LA NUIT DE LA MORT R.Delpard (1982)
  • LA NUIT DU RISQUE S.Gobbi (1984)
  • LE ROI DES CONS C.Confortès (1985) (with Nicolas Errera)
  • LACENAIRE F.Girod (1990)
  • DROLES D'OISEAUX P.Kassovitz (1993)
  • TERMINALE F.Girod (1996)
  • QUASIMODO P.Timsit (1999)
  • LA-HAUT Pierre Schoendeorffer (2003)
  • UN AMI PARFAIT Francis Girod (2005)
  • JOHN RABE F.Gallenberger (2009)

Television Series

  • CARNET DE VIE 5x1h00 E.Le Hung
  • FOLIES OFFENBACH 6x1h00 M.Boisrond
  • TOUTES GRIFFES DEHORS 6x1h00 M.Boisrond
  • L'HISTOIRE CONTEMPORAINE 4x1h30 M.Boisrond
  • SERIE ROSE 4x1h00 M.Boisrond
  • POLICE DES POLICES 6x1h00 M.Boisrond
  • CLEMENCE ALETTI 6x1h00 P.Kassovitz
  • LES HOMMES DE BONNE VOLONTE 6x1h00 F.Villiers
  • DIANE LANSTER 2x1h30 B.Queysannes
  • LES 400 COUPS DE VIRGINIE 6x1h00 B.Queysanne
  • LA BELLE EPOQUE 3x1h30 Gavin Miller
  • LA MARQUISE DES OMBRES 2x1h30 E.Niermans

TV Movies

  • L'ORANGE AMERE R.Hanin
  • LE CHATEAU-FAIBLE J.Larriaga
  • LE RABAT-JOIE J.Larriaga
  • LOUIS RENAULT J.Larriaga
  • MARION ET SON TUTEUR J. Larriaga
  • LA TENDRESSE B.Queysanne
  • IRENE ET SA FOLIE B.Queysanne
  • HELAS ALICE EST LASSE B.Queysanne
  • ANTOINETTE B.Queysanne
  • LE BILLARD ECARLATE B.Queysanne
  • DANS LA CITADELLE P.Kassovitz
  • UNE FEMME JALOUSE P.Kassovitz
  • FAUSSES NOTES P.Kassovitz
  • LE MARIAGE BLANC P.Kassovitz
  • CONTROLE D'IDENTITE P.Kassovitz
  • TARZAN, LA REINE DE LA JUNGLE P.Kassovitz
  • L'ENIGME BLANCHE P.Kassovitz
  • LES MAINS D'ORLAC P.Kassovitz
  • STIRN ET STERN P.Kassovitz
  • OLD FALKS P.Kassovitz
  • BONJOUR TRISTESSE P.Kassovitz
  • FAUSSAIRES ET ASSASSINS P.Kassovitz
  • UNE FEMME SANS HISTOIRE A.Tasma
  • MEURTRE EN UT MAJEUR M.Boisrond
  • BIENVENUE AU PARADIS M.Vianey
  • NAISSANCE D'UN JOUR J.Demy
  • LA CLASSE AMERICAINE M.Hazanavicius - J.Mezerette
  • UN AMOUR DE COUSINE P. Joassin
  • ORAGES P.Kassovitz
  • QUAND LA MER SE RETIRE L. Heynemann
  • SANG NOIR P.Kassovitz
  • L'ONCLE DE RUSSIE F.Girod
  • UN SOUVENIR J.Renard

MAIGRET

  • MAIGRET ET LES PLAISIRS DE LA NUIT J.Pinhéiro
  • MAIGRET ET LE CORPS SANS TETE S.Leroy
  • MAIGRET CHEZ LES FLAMANDS S.Leroy
  • MAIGRET ET LA NUIT DU CARREFOUR A.Tasm
  • MAIGRET ET LA MAISON DU JUGE B.Effeltere
  • MAIGRET SE DEFEND A.Kostenko
  • LA PATIENCE DE MAIGRET A.Kostenko
  • MAIGRET ET LA VIEILLE DAME D. Delrieu
  • MAIGRET ET L'HOMME DU BANC E.Perrier
  • MAIGRET ET LES TEMOINS RECALCITRANTS M.Sibra
  • MAIGRET ET LE FANTOME H.Kahakorpi
  • MAIGRET "CECILE EST MORTE" D.De La Patellière
  • MAIGRET ET L'AFFAIRE SAINT-FIACRE D.De La Patellière
  • MAIGRET SE TROMPE J.Bunuel
  • MAIGRET ET L'ECLUSE N°1 O.Schatzky
  • MAIGRET ET LA VENTE A LA BOUGIE P.Granier-Deferre
  • MAIGRET ET L'ENFANT DE CHOEUR P.Granier-Deferre
  • LES VACANCES DE MAIGRET A.Joassin
  • MAIGRET ET LE PORT DES BRUMES C.Nemes
  • MAIGRET EN FINLANDE P. Parika
  • MAIGRET ET LE LIBERTY BAR M.Favart
  • MAIGRET "L'IMPROBABLE MONSIEUR OWEN" P. Koralnik
  • MAIGRET ET L'INSPECTEUR CADAVRE A.Joassin
  • MAIGRET "MADAME QUATRE ET SES ENFANTS" P. Berenger
  • MAIGRET "MEURTRE DANS UN JARDIN POTAGER" E. Belley
  • MAIGRET UN MEURTRE DE 1ERE CLASSE C. De Chalonge
  • MAIGRET VOIT DOUBLE F. Luciani
  • MAIGRET CHEZ LES RICHES D. Granier-Deferre
  • MAIGRET ET LA CROQUEUSE DE DIAMANTS A.Chandelle
  • MON AMI MAIGRET B.Gantillon
  • MAIGRET ET LA FENETRE OUVERTE P.Granier-Deferre
  • MAIGRET ET LE MARCHAND DE VIN C. De Chalonge
  • MAIGRET CHEZ LE MINISTRE C. De Chalonge
  • MAIGRET ET LE FOU DE SAINTE CLOTILDE C. Tonetti
  • MAIGRET A L'ECOLE Y. De Chalong
  • LA MAISON DE FELICIE (MAIGRET) C.De Chalonge
  • MAIGRET ET LA PRINCESSE L.Heynman
  • MAIGRET "SIGNÉ PICPUS" J.Fansten
  • UN ECHEC DE MAIGRET J.Fansten
  • L'AMI D'ENFANCE DE MAIGRET L.Heynemann
  • LES SCRUPULES DE MAIGRET P.Joassin
  • LES PETITS COCHONS SANS QUEUE C.Nemes
  • MAIGRET ET LE CLOCHARD L.Heynemann
  • L'OMBRE CHINOISE C.Nemes
  • MAIGRET CHEZ LE DOCTEUR C.Tonetti
  • MAIGRET EN MEUBLE L.Heynemann
  • MAIGRET ET LA DEMOISELLE DE COMPAGNIE F.Apprederis
  • MAIGRET ET LES SEPT PETITES CROIX J.Boivin
  • MAIGRET ET L'ETOILE DU NORD C.Nemes

Docu-fiction

  • LA LEGENDE VRAIE DE LA TOUR EIFFEL S.Brook

Documentaries

  • SACHA GUITRY M.Jullian
  • VERSAILLES G. Corbiau
  • LA TRAQUE DES NAZIS I.Clark - D.Costelle

Animated Films

  • CRAZY COW-BOY Mordillo-Duduyer
  • THE BUSY WORLD OF RICHARD SCARY 156 x 6' (CINAR - Paramount)