Many of these pieces have been catalogued, performed, and recorded; others have not. Any piece may be requested from the American Gamelan Institute at agi[@]gamelan.org.
In return, send a concert program, and any questions and solutions arising from the performance. In this way, everyone involved with Lou Harrison's music for gamelan can contribute to future performances.
Philemon and Baukis S.Har07 Violin part in Western notation. (Recordings available of entire piece and of gamelan only.) Javanese gamelan slendro.
Cornish Lancaran S.Har04 Sax part in Western notation. Javanese gamelan pelog. Michael Heller contributed three transpositions of the sax part.
Concerto for Piano with Javanese Gamelan S.Har03
Part for retuned piano in Western notation, gamelan parts in cipher notation. Three movements: slendro - pelog - slendro. Performance notes and cues for the gamelan by Jody Diamond.
A Soejatmoko Set. S.Har14 Three movements for Javanese gamelan and chorus. Text tells story of Ramayana after the "trial by fire." Commissioned by Peter Poole. Premiered at Lewis and Clark College; recorded by Gamelan Pacifica on New World Records.
Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and Javanese Gamelan. S.Har18 Commissioned by the Mirecourt Trio; premiered at Mills College.
Scenes from Cavafy. S.Har10 Javanese gamelan slendro/pelog. Harp, baritone and chorus parts in Western notation. Parts for suling, kacapi, gambang, and ya-cheng. Recorded on cassette by Lou Harrison; recorded for New World Records by Gamelan Pacifica.
Gending Aphrodite, for Javanese Gamelan, Harp, and Chorus
Main Bersama-sama, for Gamelan Degung and French horn. S.Har01a Western notation. S.Har01b Cipher notation.
Threnody for Carlos Chavez.. S.Har0 For Gamelan Degung and Viola. Viola part in Western notation. Can also be played on Javanese gamelan pelog ,transposed by Trish Neilsen.
Gending Jody. S.Har02 Javanese gamelan slendro.
Bubaran Robert S.Har05 Trumpet or saxophone part in Western notation. Includes bonang part. Javanese gamelan with piccolo trumpet.
Gending in Honor of Aphrodite S.Har06 Harp and chorus parts in Western notation. English text by Harrison. Pelog. Javanese gamelan, harp, chorus.
Coyote Stories/The Foreman’s Song Tune S.Har09 Four Native American stories, for tenor and gamelan, with instrumental sections. Text in English. Javanese gamelan.
Serenade for Betty Freeman and Franco Assetto S.Har11 Strong suling melody. In Western notation. Gamelan degung.
Gending Alexander S.Har12 Gending bonang in pelog barang. Javanese gamelan.
Homage to Pacifica. S.Har13. A five movement piece in honor of KPFA's new building. Includes In Honor of the Divine Mr. Handel, and In Honor of Mark Twain. Cipher and some Western notation.
Gending Moon. . S.Har16 Slendro. Some parts. Published in Balungan.
In Honor of Munakata Shiko. S.Har19 Javanese gamelan pelog.
Gending-gending California SC.Har01 Fourteen works by California composers. Scores, parts and instructions. Recording available. $6.
Gending in Honor of Palladio. S.Har17
Saron Ricik-ricik. Saron part only. S.Har15
Ladrang Carter Scholz
For the Pleasure of Ovid’s Changes
Gending in Honor of Herakles
Gending James and Joel
Gending in Honor of Max Beckman
Gending Pak Cokro
Gending in Honor of the Poet Virgil
Gending in Honor of Sinan
In Honor of Mark Twain
In Honor of the Divine Mr. Handel
Gending in Honor of Pak Daliyo
Ladrang Wave (sketch only)
Lancaran Samuel (same as Cornish Lancaran)
Ladrang Samuel (from Whittington wayang)
Ladrang Lafehnaktinangingan (collaborative piece)
Lagu Elang Yusef
Lagu Pa Undang
Lagu Sociseknum (whose?)
Music for the Turning of a Sculpture by Pamela Boden
Serenade? another one?
Ketawang Whittington (aka Wellington?)
Faust (soprano, tenor, bass, chorus, chamber orchestra, Sundanese gamelan), 1985
A Round for Jafran Jones (Balinese gamelan), 1991
Dartington Hall (Javanese gamelan), 1996
A Dentdale Ladrang (Javanese gamelan), 1999
Lagu Lagu Thomasan (Cirebonese gamelan), 1983
Lagu Cirebon (Cirebonese gamelan), 1983
Lagu Victoria (Cirebonese gamelan), 1983
Belle’s Bull (from piano concerto)
Bull’s Belle (from piano concerto)
Air (violin, yacheng, gender)