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TITLE YEAR LENGTH INSTRUMENTATION PREMIERE PERFORMERS COMMISSIONED BY CITY PROVINCE COUNTRY PREMIERE DATE PREMIERE VENUE PREMIERE CITY PREMIERE PROVINCE PREMIERE COUNTRY FINANCIAL SUPPORT NOTE QUESTION FOR HILDI
Klavierklang 2017 14:27 piano and 2-channel audio Rachel Iwaasa, piano commissioned by Rachel Iwaasa Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: November 8, 2017 Vancouver Playhouse, ISCM World Music Days Vancouver BC Canada Canada Council and the BC Arts Council text by Hildegard Westerkamp
Beads of Time Sounding 2016 30:28 solo recorders and 2-channel audio Terri Hron, recorder collaboration with Teri Hron Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: Sept 30, 2016 Vancouver Community College, Atrium Vancouver BC Canada Canada Council
Once Upon A Time 2012 24:39 2-channel audio commissioned by the Western Front Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: January 20, 2012 Wester Front Gallery Vancouver BC Canada Fairytale by Hildegard Westerkamp. Caleb and Caius Martin-Ruebsaat, narrators; girl's voice: Sonja Ruebsaat
MotherVoiceTalk 2008 15:00 2-channel audio commissioned by Vancouver New Music Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: February 20, 2008 Vancouver East Cultural Centre Vancouver BC Canada  
Liebes-Lied/Love Song 2005 22:24 cello and 8 ( or 2)-channel audio Anne Bourne, cello commissioned by Open Ears Festival Kitchener Ontario Canada Premiere: April 30, 2005 Open Ears Festival Kitchener Ontario Canada.   poetry by Rainer Maria Rilke, translation by Norbert Ruebsaat
Für Dich - For You 2005 21:00 8 (or 2)-channel audio commissioned by the Zentrum für Kunst und Medien (ZKM) Karlsruhe Germany Premiere: Feb. 11, 2005 ZKM Karlsruhe Germany.   poetry by Rainer Maria Rilke, translation by Norbert Ruebsaat
Like a Memory 2002 11:21 piano and 2-channel audio Jamie Syer, piano commissioned by Jamie Syer and the Valhalla Summer School of Music Silverton BC Canada Premiere: August 16, 2002 Valhalla Summer School of Music Silverton BC Canada financial assistance from the Vancouver Foundation
Breaking News 2002 03:18 one digital soundtrack commissioned by CBC Radio for its September 11 special programming Toronto Ontario Canada Premiere: September 11, 2002 CBC Radio One Toronto Ontario Canada
Attending to Sacred Matters (long and short version) 2002 17:30; 26:24 2-channel audio commissioned by the Association of Canadian Women Composers (ACWC) Toronto Ontario Canada Premiere (short version): January 27, 2002 Then, Now and Beyond, A Festival of Music by Women Ottawa Ontario Canada
Into the Labyrinth 2000 15:06 8 (or 2)-channel audio commissioned by New Adventures in Sound Toronto Ontario Canada Premiere: June 18, 2000 Gibraltar Point Arts Centre,Toronto Island Toronto Ontario Canada
Gently Penetrating beneath the sounding surfaces of another place 1997 14:00 2-channel audio commissioned by Groupe de Musique Electroacoustique de Bourges (GMEB) Bourges France Premiere: October 21, 1997 India International Centre New Delhi India Honorary mention, Prix ars electronica, Linz, Austria, 1998
Talking Rain 1997 16:00 8 (or 2)-channel audio commissioned by CBC Radio for Westcoast Performance Vancouver BC Canada Radio Premiere: April 20, 1997 CBC Radio Vancouver BC Canada
Dhvani 1996 03:10 2-channel audio Premiere: November 10, 1996 Vancouver East Cultural Centre Vancouver BC Canada
Sensitive Chaos 1995 12:01 2-channel audio commissioned by Winnipeg New Music Festival Winnipeg Manitoba Canada Premiere: January 28, 1995 Winnipeg New Music Festival Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
From the India Sound Journal 1993 36:44 spoken voice and 2-channel audio Hildegard Westerkamp, voice Premiere of first 4 sections: June 22, 1993 Vancouver East Cultural Centre with simultaneous live radio broadcast on "Wireless Graffiti", Vancouver Co-operative Radio, CFRO. Vancouver BC Canada text by Hildegard Westerkamp
Beneath the Forest Floor 1992 17:23 2-channel audio commissioned by CBC Radio for Two New Hours Toronto Ontario Canada Radio premiere: May 17, 1992 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Toronto Ontario Canada Recommended for Broadcast by the 4th International Rostrum of Electroacoustic Music, 1992. Honorouble mention, Prix Italia 1994
Breathing Room 3 - A Self Portrait 1991 16:00 spoken voice and 2-channel audio Hildegard Westerkamp, voice Premiere: May 19, 1991 Pitt Gallery Vancouver BC Canada text by Hildegard Westerkamp
My Horse and I 1991 07:30 2-channel audio Premiere: May 19, 1991 Pitt Gallery Vancouver BC Canada poetry and reading by Sharon Thesen
école polytechnique 1990 19:30 8 church bells, mixed choir, bass clarinet, trumpet, percussion and 2-channel audio UQAM choir, directed by Miklos Takacs. Lori Freedman, bass clarinet, Lisa Rodrigue and Veronique Luciguano, trumpets, Daniel Fortin, percussion, Joanne Latreille, UQAM tower bells. commissioned by Montreal Musiques Actuelles/New Music America 1990 Montréal Québec Canada Premiere: Nov. 3, 1990 New Music America Montréal Québec Canada
Breathing Room 2 1990 11:20 2-channel audio, bottles and audience Premiere: April 1990 Surrey Arts Centre Surrey BC Canada
Breathing Room 1990 03:00 2-channel audio commissioned by Diffusion i MeDIA for the CD Electro clips Montréal Québec Canada Premiere: Nov. 2, 1990 New Music America Montréal Québec Canada
The Deep Blue Sea 1989 10:55 spoken voice and 2-channel audio Norbert Ruebsaat, voice Premiere: March 30, 1989 Vancouver Art Gallery Vancouver BC Canada a collaboration with Norbert Ruebsaat, text by Brian Shein
Kits Beach Soundwalk 1989 09:32 spoken voice and 2-channel audio Hildegard Westerkamp, voice Premiere: March 30, 1989 Vancouver Art Gallery Vancouver BC Canada text by Hildegard Westerkamp
Harbour Symphony, St. John's Harbour 1989 07:00 six boat horns in St. John's Harbour, Nfld Premiere: July 1988 Sound Symposium St. John's Nfld Canada
Music from the Zone of Silence: Desertwind * Meditation * The Truth is Acoustic 1988 26:30 one to four voices and 2-channel audio Premiere: July 1988 Sound Symposium St. John's Nfld Canada poetry by Norbert Ruebsaat
Moments of Laughter 1988 19:04 female voice and 2-channel audio Meg Sheppard, voice commissioned by Vancouver New Music Society Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: March 1988 Vancouver East Cultural Centre Vancouver BC Canada poetry by Norbert Ruebsaat
Cool Drool 1987 14:00 spoken voice and 2-channel audio Hildegard Westerkamp, voice Premiere: February 1984 Vancouver East Cultural Centre Vancouver BC Canada
Cricket Voice 1987 10:55 2-channel audio Premiere: June 1987 Community Arts Council Vancouver BC Canada
Harbour Symphony, Vancouver Harbour 1986 07:00 over 100 boat horns in Vancouver Harbour assigned persons on board of each ship commissioned by Canada Pavilion, EXPO '86 Vancouver BC Canada Premiere: May 1986 Vancouver Harbour Vancouver BC Canada
His Master's Voice 1985 04:55 2-channel audio
A Walk Through the City 1981 16:05 2-channel audio commissioned by Two New Hours, CBC Radio Toronto Ontario Canada Radio Premiere: April 1981 CBC Radio Two New Hours Toronto Ontario Canada poetry and reading by Norbert Ruebsaat
Fantasie for Horns II 1979 12:50 French Horn and 4 (or 2)-channel audio James MacDonald, French Horn Premiere: 1979 Music Gallery Toronto Ontario Canada
Fantasie for Horns I 1978 12:50 4 (or 2)-channel audio Premiere: 1978 Western Front Gallery Vancouver BC Canada
Familie mit Pfiff (Theme and Variations) 1976 09:00 2-channel audio Premiere: Oct. 1976 Westerkamp Family Reunion Osnabrück Germany
Whisper Study 1976 11:30 2-channel audio Premiere: 1975 Western Front Gallery Vancouver BC Canada