Compositions

This is a complete, chronological list of Askin's compositions which have been created the classical way - as scores (and parts) for concert, live performance or stage. Some of these are published, some are unavailable, yet. Please contact us or Ricordi & Co. (Universal Music Group), if you are interested in performing any of these.

  • the killer in me is the killer in you my love

    chamber opera (2016) for 5 singers and small ensemble (vio, va, ebass+kb, 1 perc. (dr.set, perc., drum machine), guitar (a+e), sampling keyb., piano). Based on a play by Andri Beyerle. Commissioned by Semperoper Dresden, publisher: Ricordi dur.: 80'.
  • Siddartha

    Music for a radio play (2016). Small ensemble (fl./alto fl., oboe/english horn, cl./basscl., percussion, electric organ sampling keyb., piano, vio, va, vc)
  • 7 Momente aus 111 (7 Moments from 111)

    for piano solo (2014) dur.: 3'
  • Fuss. Ball. Quartett.

    for 4 percussionists and video (2014) dur.: 22'
  • 5 Unnessecary Dances / 5 unnötige Tänze

    for keyboards (toy piano and celesta), harp and viola (2013)
    dur.: 14'
  • what can we say but yes?

    for prepared piano, percussion and string ensemble (2012)
    The preparation of the piano is based on John Cage's 'Sonatas and Interludes'
    prep.pno - 3 perc - 5.4.4.3.1
    dur.: 45'
  • insan. inşaat. istanbul.

    chamber opera for 5 singers and chamber ensemble (2011)
    dur.:90'
  • backslash

    for wind quintet and drum set (2009)
  • Eisenhans!

    An opera for kids (2007)
    S, M, T, Bar, B
    keyb (piano+sampler, also: perc.), perc (marimba, bass drum)., vio. (also: melodika, perc.)
    dur.: 80'
  • iterations

    for string ensemble (2005)
    5.5.4.3.2
    dur.: 31'
  • string street

    for viola (2004)
    dur.: 16'
  • electric cello and orchestra

    (1995)
    2.2.2.1bcl.2 - 2.2.2.1 - 3 or 4 perc. - 1sampl. - 1 pno - electr. vc - 0.0.0.0.0
    dur.: 30'
  • snap/shot

    for two percussionists (1992)
    dur.: 13'
  • solo for didgeridoo?

    (1991)
    dur.: 9'
  • Totem

    for soprano and percussion (1990)
    dur.: 9'30
    text: Alison Welles
  • 5 Lieder

    for counter tenor and piano (1989)
    dur.: 15'
  • patchwork 1

    for chamber ensemble (1989)
    1.0.1.0 - 0.0.0.0 - 1 perc - pno - 1.0.1.1.1
  • some body ('s) music

    for 6 percussionists without instruments (1989)
    (might also be performed by non-percussionists)
    dur.: 8'40
  • Kleine Musik

    for piano (1988)
    dur.: 8'
  • 6 pieces

    for vibraphone (1987)
    16'
  • Bewegte Musik (music for a silent movie)

    for chamber ensemble (1986)
    1.0.1.0.a-sax - 0.0.0.0 - 4 perc - keyb - 0.0.0.1.1
    dur.: 7'
  • Kalaha

    for marimba and vibraphone (1986)
    dur.: 17'30
  • 3 poems by Charles Bukowski

    for recitator and piano (1985)
    dur.: 5'
  • 5 Bilder / 5 Paintings

    for chamber ensemble (1985)
    0.0.1(bcl.)0-0.1.0.0-1perc-pno-cel-ac.git-harp-1.0.1.1.1
    dur.: 15'
  • Abushina

    for perc. (2 players) and alto saxophone
    dur.: 12'
  • 3 pieces

    for flute (1984)
    dur.: 8'
  • 4 spaces

    for piano (1983)
    dur.: 11'