JUSTIN BULAVA

justin.bulava [at] gmail.com

©2018 by Justin Bulava

COMPOSITION

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Duration is listed when determinable from the score.

Recent scores

 

120 Words for Speaker, Musician and Dancer (2019)

Duet for Dancer and Radio (2019)

Q: How can classical music stay relevant in the modern world? for piano and recorded sound (2019), 4.5'

America and heavy-hearted for slide guitar played by two people and speaker (2019)

Barbara No. 2 for bass clarinet and piano (2019), 3.5'

Barbara No. 1 for live piano and recorded birds or live birds and recorded piano,

with or without assistant (2019)

Q Ha Rep Su for guzheng, voice and field recording (2018)

Quintet for Strings with purple lights (2016-7), 4.5'

Music for thaw for clarinet, horn, cello or bass, toy piano, percussion, wine glasses, 

ceramic tiles and hand tools (2017), 45'

Fragments for toy piano (2017), 5'

Ice From Seven, What Now? for any sound-producing media (2017)

(Shadow Piece) to be realized by editing audio (2017)

John's Things for any pitch-producing medium and radio (2016), 11'

Airdale for any sound-producing media and video,

with or without prerecorded sound  (2012, 2016), 17'

ON/OFF for two performers (2016), 5' or 6' or 10'

Reading Piece (2016), 5'

-Version 1 for reader, with or without other events

-Version 2 for one reader and one on/off switch operator

Solo for Koto No. 1 (2016), 4.5'

Solo for Koto No. 2 (2016), 4'

Solo for Koto No. 3 with or without glockenspiel or toy piano (2016)

Anti-Meditation for a person (2016), 5'

Spare Change: Wallet Edition for soloist with prerecorded sound (2016), 4.5'

(broccoli reference) to be performed by any means (2016)

Another Testament to be performed by any means (2015-6)

Map 1 to be performed by any means (2015-6)

Three Dial Processing (2015)

Kaoss Pad Processing (2015)

Portrait for prepared piano (2013), 16'

John Cage 100 (2012), 6'

Three Nature-Inspired Percussion Duets (2012)

Five Minutes of Leaves (2011), 5'

-Version for Prepared Piano #1, 2 & 3

-Version for Organ #1 & 2

jungle for any combination of treble and bass clef instruments, with or without

unpitched percussion and noise (2011)

Solo for Gong or any resonant metal object (2010)

a butterfly, dreaming for piano, played with implements,

and prerecorded sound (2009-10)

Sound art

100,000 Untested Rape Kits (2018), 4'

Sweeping (2017), 4'

Aristotle [long] (2017), 3.5'

Aristotle [short] (2017), 2.5'

I Like Dinosaurs (2017), 6'

Inchmurrin (2016), 5'

Spare Change: Wallet Edition (2016), 4.5'

Outrageous Meditations [LP] (2014), 73'

Solitary Suite for clarinet (2009), 9.5'

Whenever I lie here... (2009), 4.5'

january 5 (2009), 3'

Melisma of Fear (2008-9), 18.5'

Text

How to Attain and Practice the Ideal Sex Life (2018-2019)

Concept Pieces (2017- )

Writing through James Joyce and John Cage (2016)

Citation Needed: Writing Through Wikipedia (2016)

52 Line Wikipedia Piece (2016)

Short Wikipedia Piece (2016)

Musical Manifesto with or without actions & sounds (2016)

Writing through Cage, Zen, Miscellany and Thoreau (2016)