Chamber Music


AMERICA (from West Side Story)   [4'20"]
For violin and piano, transcribed by Raimundo Penaforte
SAB- 178


BERNSTEIN FOR… (Sets of songs arranged for various instruments)
All arranged by David J. Elliott
WSB-63 Alto Saxophone
WBB-24 Bassoon
WCB-215 Clarinet
WFB-162 Flute
BHB-31 Horn
WOB-70 Oboe
WSB-64 Tenor Saxophone
BTB-39 Trombone
BAB-77 Trumpet


BRASS MUSIC (1948)   [8']
"For my brother Burtie"
Commissioned by the Juilliard Musical Foundation
FP (complete): 8 April 1959/Carnegie Hall, NY/NYP members
BAB-53 Rondo for Lifey (Trumpet and Piano)   [2']
BHB-18 Elegy for Mippy I (Horn and Piano)   [2']
BTB-15 Elegy for Mippy II (Trombone solo)   [1'45"]
BBB-17 Waltz for Mippy III (Tuba and Piano)   [1'30"]
ENB-263 Fanfare for Bima (Brass Quartet)   [0'45"]


DANCE SUITE (1989)   [5'30"]
For Brass Quintet
I. Dancisca II. Waltz III. Bi-Tango IV. Two-Step V. MTV
FP: 14 January 1990/American Ballet Theater, Metropolitan Opera House, NY/Empire Brass Quintet
ENB-340 Score and parts

See also Fanfare from Dance Suite in Music for Band and Wind Ensemble


ELEGY FOR MIPPY I AND II
See Brass Music


FANFARE FOR BIMA
See Brass Music


HALIL16'
WFB-89
Reduction for Flute, Percussion and Piano
See also Concert Works


I FEEL PRETTY (from West Side Story)   [3'15"
For Violin and Piano, transcribed by Raimundo Penaforte
SAB-181


LEONARDO'S VISION
(based on Visione Fugitiva by LB)   [4'30"]
For Clarinet and Piano
by LB, Larry Fallon and Ron Odrich
WCB-220


OVERTURE TO "CANDIDE"
(1956)   [4']
Transcriptions for Woodwind Quintet, Brass Quintet, Saxophone Quintet
In preparation


PIANO TRIO (1937)   [16'30"]
For Violin, Cello and Piano
I. Adagio non troppo - Più mosso - Allegro vivace II. Tempo di marcia
III. Largo - Allegro vivo et molto ritmico
FP: Harvard University/Madison Trio: Mildred Spiegel, Dorothy Rosenberg, Sarah Kruskall
ENB-320


RONDO FOR LIFEY
See Brass Music


SERENADE   [30']
SAB-105 Reduction for Violin and Piano
See also Concert Works


SHIVAREE   [3']
See Music for Band and Wind Ensemble


SOMEWHERE (from West Side Story)   [3'40"]
For Violin and Piano, transcribed by Raimundo Penaforte
SAB-180


SONATA FOR CLARINET AND PIANO (1942)   [10']
I. Grazioso, un poco più mosso II. Andantino, vivace et leggiero
"For David Oppenheim"
FP: 21 April 1942/Institute of Modern Art, Boston/David Glazer, clarinet; LB, piano
New edition (in preparation)   [
Transcription for Viola and Piano
by Raphael Hillyer, Daniel Benyamini and Leslie Tomkins (in preparation)
Transcription for Cello and Piano (in preparation)
See also Concert Works


SONATA FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO (1940)   [15'30"]
I. Moderato assai (used as part of the principal theme of Facsimile)
II. Variations   [6] (one of these became Variation 3 in Symphony No. 2: The Age of Anxiety)
FP: Cambridge, Mass/Raphael Hillyer, violin; LB, piano
SAB 124 In preparation


THREE MEDITATIONS FROM "MASS" for Violoncello (1971)   [16']
FP (first two Meditations): 28 March 1972/Institute of International Education, NYC Stephen Kates, cello & LB, piano

SCB-113 Reduction for Violoncello and Piano
See also listing under Concert Works


VARIATIONS ON AN OCTATONIC SCALE (1989)   [6']
For Recorder and Violoncello
"For H. B. and H. B., with love"
FP: 2 July 1997/St. Catherine's Church, Port Erin, Isle of Man/ John Turner, Recorder; Jonathan Price, Cello
In preparation


WALTZ FOR MIPPY III
See Brass Music

Other early works, not currently available, include:
The Birds (incidental music, 1939)
Four Studies (2 clarinets, 2 bassoons and piano, ca. 1940)
The Peace (incidental music, 1941)





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