Nicholas J. White

Musician * Composer * Arranger * Instructor

List of Works

All works are available for score perusal, part rentals, purchase and many are available free of charge if performance is intended.  Program notes are available upon request.


Concertino no. 2 (2011)

Theater Piece no. 2: Sports Anthem (2011)

Theater Piece no. 1: Scott Builds a Chair (2010)

Secrets Anonymous (Film Score) (2009)

Entr’acte: Frank Wildhorn’s Civil War (2005)

Concertino no. 1 (2004)

Prelude (2002)


Souvenirs Suite (2006)

String Orchestra:

S.N.C. Ballet Movement (2008)

A Short Piece (2002)

Jazz Ensemble:

Glowing Three (2003)

Key, Change, Pocket Noise (2003)

Honeymoon for 5 Plus 2 (2003)

Apollo (2002)

Woodwind Quintet:

Five Pieces for Woodwind Quintet (2009)

String Quartet:

String Quartet no. 2 “Hypnagogia” (2014)

String Quartet no. 1 (2009)

Finale for String Quartet (2003)

Other Chamber Ensemble:

Kahless & Morath (2017) Large Horn Choir

Trio (2014)   Oboe, Clarinet, Cello

Idyll pour les demunis (2013)   Oboe, 3 Clarinets, Horn, Percussion, Piano, 2 Violins, Bass

Septet (2011)  Violin, Oboe, English Horn, Tenor Saxophone, Basson, Horn, Trumpet

Swedish Trio (2010)   Violin, Horn, Nyckelharpa

Quartet (2010)   Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Bass

Trio for Strings (2009)   Violin, Viola, Cello

Jazz Variations on a Theme by Brahms (2009)   Alto Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Piano, Bass, Drums

Long Dead’s Longevity, 1952? (2009)  Soprano, Viola, Contrabass

Fragments: On the Process of the Artist (2008)   Oboe, Clarinet, Trumpet, Horn, Cello, Bass

The Candy Suite (2006)   Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trombone

Trio (2005)   Violin, Viola, Piano

Concert Duet (2004)   Soprano Saxophone, Violin

Quartet for Mixed Instruments (2003)   Oboe, Soprano & Tenor Saxophone, Violin, Horn or Cello

Octet for Winds (2003)   Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba

Concert Duet (2003)   Horn, Trombone

Untitled (N.W.) (2003)   Flute, Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Tuba, Piano, Violin, Cello, Marimba, & Timpani

Fruckus no. 1 (2002)   Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium

Fruckus no. 2 (2002)   Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium

Quartet for Winds (2002)   Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon

Miniature (2002)   2 Flutes

Instrument and Piano

Sonata no. 2 for Violin & Piano (2012)

Sonata no. 1 for Violin & Piano (2011)

Sonata for Contrabass & Piano (2009)

Three Miniatures for Horn and Piano (2006)

Solo Instrument

Sonata for Solo Violin (2016)

Sonata for Violin (2009)

Recitation for Cello (2008)

The Twin “Yorke” Sketches for Cello (2007)


Sonata (2011)

Four Theme Studies from Galt McDermott’s Hair (2010)

Five Character Studies from Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit (2010)

4 Fugues on Borrowed Subjects (2009)

Five Miniatures (2007)

Test (2002)

Chorus & Orchestra:

Te Deum (2012)
Reductions for chorus & piano, or chorus, piano, & brass available upon request

“Because I Could Not Stop For Death” (2004)

Two Songs from Aristophanes’ The Frogs (2010) 

Kyrie (2002)

Voice & Piano

On Outbreak (2015)

Canciones de amor de Neruda (2011)

Three Songs from 20th Century American Poets (2009)*

*Was performed at Carnegie Hall on April 4, 2013

Shakespeare Sonnet no. 1 (2003)