Music and Texts of Gary Bachlund


This site contains many of my scores as well as texts, commentary on both texts and music, along with miscellaneous articles and poetry. Most scores are available free as PDF downloads. The main language of this site is English. Its pages include English paraphrases and translations from other languages as well as historical information about the authors whose words I have set into song -- something of who they were and are, what they have given and still give to us. Such artists throughout the ages deserve our respect for the scope and content of their work. It is intended that this site be a resource for any who have interest in my work as it progresses, and that the content of this site give joy, insight and stimulation to those who come to the works herein. For more information about the site itself please click on the links above for that purpose or click on a subject in the banner above or titles below.


Last Update:  Thursday, November 26, 2015


Old Man - text of Jean Starr Untermeyer -

for soprano and piano

On a Fugue Subject of Mozart - for piano

Fugue in F Locrian - for organ

Little Fugue in B Locrian - for organ

Humoresque - text of Alice Corbin -

for soprano or mezzo soprano and piano

Little Fugue in Whole Tones - for organ

Little Fugue on the Scala enigmatica - for organ

Bringers - text of Carl Sandburg - for medium voice and piano

Die Unterhose - text of Christian Morgenstern -

for soprano and piano

Beside the still waters - meditation for organ

Autumn Movement - text of Carl Sandburg -

for soprano and piano

Wenn mir mal ein Malheur passiert - text of Wilhelm Busch -

for soprano and piano

Little Fugue in D flat Pentatonic - for organ

Little Fugue in C sharp Locrian - for organ

Little Fugue in D Ukrainian Dorian - for organ

Fugue in C Hungarian Minor - for organ

Der Handkuß - text of Detlev von Liliencron -

for baritone and piano

Mein Leben - text of Theodor Fontane -

for baritone and piano

Abendgefühl - text of Friedrich Hebbel -

for soprano or mezzo soprano and piano

Little Fugue in C Octatonic - for organ


"Effi Briest" -- von Theodor Fontane -- ist unsere neueste, gemeinsame Oper, die in diesem Jahr 2015 abgeschlossen sein wird. Hier sind einige Musikbespiele, die schon einen Einblick in die Komposition geben. Lassen Sie sich vom 1. Aufzug überraschen.  Susanne Paasch, 2015. 



Intermezzo 2. von "Effi Briest" - Hochzeitsfeier und Hochzeitsresie


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