David Dean Mendoza

Composer / Performer / Music Educator

Chamber Instrumental


Eerie Places

for recorder quartet or string quartet (2016) 6’


Axis Mundi

for shakuhachi, duduk, clarinet, santur/qanun, zheng, harp, percussion, kamancha, and kemençe (2015) 15’


Three Modal Rounds

for open ensemble from two to ten players (2014)  2-7 mins.  Written for the Other Music Ensemble  
No. 1 Snow and Ice, No.2 Fire in the Sunlight, No. 3 Air and Sky 

 

Four Modal Duets

for two violas (2014) 6:30

 

Phrygia

for string septet and percussion (2014)




Sextet

for amplified percussion using everyday objects (2011) 

Three Melancholic Improvisations

for two violas - I. II. III.  9:30 (2011) 

 



String Quartet No. 1

string quartet I. Adagio  II. Andante ma non troppo (2006)