Guitar music commissioned/premiered by Matthew Marshall                                        (all New Zealand composers unless indicated)

 

Guitar with orchestra

 

Christopher Marshall“Soul Journeys” A Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (2016)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall with the Auckland Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Peter Scholes, 2 October 2016. USA premiere with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Paul Kim, 24 April 2017. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

Patrick Shepherd“Whakapapa” Double Concerto for Flute and Guitar (2002)

Premiered by Matthew Marshall and Carol Hohauser with the Berlin Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Roland Mell. Berlin, Germany, 12 May 2002

 

Philip Norman“Inception to Infinity” for Guitar and String Orchestra (2001)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall with the Kuzbass Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Lin Tao. Kemerovo, Russia, 18 May 2002. Commission funded by Massey University

 

Anthony Ritchie Guitar Concerto Op.79  (1997)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Edvard Tchivzel, 27 September 1998. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

John Ritchie“Two’s Company” for two guitars and string orchestra (1994)

Premiered by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson with the Orquesta Sinfonica de Michoacan, Mexico, 10 March 1995

 

William Southgate“Hamlet Suite”  (1993)

Premiered by Matthew Marshall with the Dunedin Sinfonia, conducted by William Southgate, August 1993. Commission funded by the Dunedin Sinfonia

 

Paul Turner (Australia) – Guitar Concerto (1993)

 

David FarquharConcerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra (1992)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall with the Wellington Regional Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Sewell, 5 June 1993. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

 

Chamber music with guitar

 

Nikita Koshkin (Russia) – Suite New Zealand (flute & guitar) (2017)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall

 

Anthony RitchieAutumn Moods (cello & guitar) (2017)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall. Premiered by Matthew Marshall and Heleen du Plessis at the Sargood Centre, Dunedin, 10 August 2017

 

Philip NormanIt’s Love Isn’t It? (two narrators, guitar & recorded effects) (2017)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall and to be premiered in Dunedin 24 November 2017. With Sir Jon Trimmer and Tina Regtien (narrators). Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

Richard Charlton (Australia) – Sonata (flute & guitar) (2005)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall and Carol Hohauser at the Darwin International Guitar Festival, Australia, 11 July 2005

 

Anthony RitchieThree Pieces (viola & guitar) (2005)

Premiered by Matthew Marshall and Donald Maurice at the Berlin State Library, Germany, 14 September 2005

 

Maria GrenfellPassage of Light (flute & guitar) (1996)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall and Carol Hohauser

 

David FarquharThree for Two (clarinet & guitar) (1995)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall and Richard Foreman. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

Chris Cree BrownStalactite (2 guitars) (1994)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson (New Zealand Guitar Duo)

 

David HamiltonIntroduction, Rondo & Finale (2 guitars) (1994)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson (New Zealand Guitar Duo) at the New Zealand Embassy Washington DC. 23 February 1995. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

David FarquharAnniversary Duos (2 guitars) (1993)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson (New Zealand Guitar Duo) at the Bay of Islands Arts Festival New Zealand. 9 February 1995. Commission funded by Creative New Zealand

 

Ross HarrisMusic for Two Guitars (1993)

Commissioned by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson (New Zealand Guitar Duo)

 

Anthony RitchiePas de Deux (2 guitars) (1992)

Commissioned and premiered by Matthew Marshall and Tony Donaldson (New Zealand Guitar Duo) at the Adam Concert Room, Wellington New Zealand. 18 March 1993. Commission funded by the QEII Arts Council and the NZ Composers’ Foundation

 

 

Solo guitar (selected list)

Glen DownieGorzanis frammenti (2017) *

Dugal McKinnon A Single Hurt Colour for guitar and electronics (2017)

Louisa Nicklin Locus (2016) *

Michael Calvert Four Intermezzi (2016)

Michael RiddellThe Ill-Made Knight (2015) *

Christopher MarshallStreets of Old San Juan (2014)

Brad JenkinsYokai (2014) *

Michael CalvertFantasia in August (2011)**

Mike NockCytokinesis (2011)**

Campbell RossTwo Dances (2011)**

Christopher Best (UK) – Echoes of a Lost Music for electric guitar and delay pedal (2009)

Anthony RitchieSultry (2009)

Michael HoganTassariki (2007)

Michael HoganMatariki (2005)

Peter LeaskHomage to Rodrigo (2004)

Michael HoganTwo Studies (2003/2004)

Michael HoganLucid (2003)

David FarquharProspero Dreaming (1997)

Louise Matthews – Toccata (1991)

Stephan Schultz – Dreaming Too (1991)

John PsathasCaprice (1991)

 

* Winner of the Matthew Marshall Prize for Classical Guitar Composition at the New Zealand School of Music

** Prize winner in the 2011 New Zealand Classical Guitar Composition Competition