​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Works by Roelof Temmingh ​​ (1946 - 2012)

 

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Title of Work

Date

Duration (minutes)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Other details: ​​ Instrumentation, commissions

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Solo instrument and Orchestra

 

 

 

1.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Scherzo for piano and orchestra

1968

9

2,0,2,0 - 0,1,0,0 - timp. - pf. - str.

8.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Movement for piano and orchestra

1970

13

2,2,2,2 - 2,2,0,0 - timp. - pf. - str.

37.  ​​ ​​​​ Oboe Concerto No 1

1978

22

ob., str. orch.

52.  ​​ ​​​​ Organ Concerto No 1

1983

20

2,0,+3,2 - 2,2,2,0 - timp., perc. - org. - str.

55.  ​​ ​​​​ Oboe Concerto No 2

1985

20

+3,0,+3,+3 - 2,2,2,0 - timp., perc. (2 players), cel., ob. - str.

71.  ​​ ​​​​ Flute Concerto

1989

22

2,2,2,2 - 2,2,0,0 - timp., perc., - fl. - str.

78.  ​​ ​​​​ Cello Concerto

1992

22

2,2,2,2 - 4,2,3,1 - timp., perc., - c. - str. (Commissioned by Foundation for the Creative Arts)

84.  ​​ ​​​​ Organ Concerto No 2

1993

21

2,2,2,2 - 4,3,3,0 - timp., perc. - org. - str. ​​ (Commissioned by Foundation for the Creative Arts)

90.  ​​ ​​​​ Piano Concerto

1995

23

+2,2,2 - 4,3,3,0 - timp., perc. - pf. - str. ​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

119. ​​ Konsert vir Twee klaviere en Orkes

2005

20

+2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,0 - timp., 2 solo pf., str. ​​ (Commissioned by Nina Schumann)

124. ​​ Violin Concerto

2009

26

solo vln., 2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,1 - timp., perc., str. ​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

125. ​​ Piano Concerto No 2

2009

25

solo pf., +2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,1 - timp., str. ​​ (Commissioned by Distell Foundation)

126. ​​ Clarinet Concerto

2009

25

solo cl., 2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,1 - timp., str. ​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO, Distell)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Chamber

 

 

 

2.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ String Quartet

1969

17

2 vln., vla., c

4.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Two movements for two pianos

1969

12

2 pf.

5.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Birth, Life and Death of a Fugue Subject

1970

8

pf., org., hpsc.

9.  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Facade

1971

5

fl., pf.

10.  ​​ ​​​​ Vyf Outydse Fopspeentjies

1972

9

fl., cl., pf.

15.  ​​ ​​​​ Nude for Flute and Piano

1973

9

fl., pf. ​​ (Commissioned by Eva Tamassy)

25.  ​​ ​​​​ Prelude, Adagio and Fugue for Flute Quartet

1975

8

4 fl.

26.  ​​ ​​​​ Ballade for Flute and Harpsichord

1975

6

fl., hpsc.

32.  ​​ ​​​​ Sonatina for Flute and Guitar

1977

9

fl., guit.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Eva Tamassy)

42.  ​​ ​​​​ Music for Two Pianos

1980

10

2 pf.

46.  ​​ ​​​​ Sonata for Oboe and Piano

1982

15

ob., pf.

48.  ​​ ​​​​ Foreplay and Song  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1983

16

sop., cl., hn., c., pf.

56.  ​​ ​​​​ Dreams

1985

10

str. orch. ​​ (Commissioned by Univ. of Stellenbosch String Ensemble)

57.  ​​ ​​​​ Quartett uber den Namen Richard Hermann Behrens

1985

11

fl., cl., vla., pf. ​​ (Commissioned by Univ. of Stellenbosch)

60.  ​​ ​​​​ Last Pieces No 1

1986

7

fl., cl., tpt., 2 c., pf.

64.  ​​ ​​​​ Drie Sonnette

1988

14

str. orch. ​​ (Commissioned by Univ. of Stellenbosch String Ensemble)

66.  ​​ ​​​​ Sonatina for Oboe and Guitar

1988

11

ob., guit.

73.  ​​ ​​​​ Quartet (Kwartet)

1990

16

fl., ob., cl., bn. ​​ (Commissioned by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

86.  ​​ ​​​​ Septet

1993

2

fl., ob., cl., vln., vla., c., pf. ​​ (Comm. by Foundation for the Creative Arts)

92.  ​​ ​​​​ Trio vir Blokfluit, Hobo en Klawesimbel ​​ (Triokie)

1996

9

recorder, ob., hpsc. or ​​ Triokie: ​​ any three suitable instruments!

97.  ​​ ​​​​ Meanwhile

1998

10

c., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

99.  ​​ ​​​​ Elegy

1999

7

recorder, vln., c.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Refugium)

100. ​​ Variation on ‘Ach Lieb Mit Leid’

1999

3

recorder, vln., c.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Refugium)

104. ​​ Zoi

2000

13

str. orch.

106. ​​ Mors

2001

18

sop., fl., c., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Collage)

111. ​​ II Quartett Uber den Namen Richard Hermann Behrens

2003

14

fl., cl., vla., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Nina Schumann)

120. Trio vir viool, tjello en klavier

2005

21

vln., c., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Elna van der Merwe)

129. Raisons d’être

2010

6

cl., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Hugo Lambrechts Music School)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Other Instrumental Solo

 

 

 

19.  ​​​​ Music for Cello and Piano

1974

7

c., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Nils Kayser)

23.  ​​​​ Psalm 42 ​​ (two chorale preludes)

1975

6

org. ​​ (Commissioned and published by Free State University)

33.  ​​​​ Fantasie op Gesang 128

1978

6

org. ​​ (Commissioned and published by Free State University)

40.  ​​​​ Chant D’eloge

1979

7

org.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by the Cape Organ Guild)

61.  ​​​​ Last Pieces No 2 ​​ (Revised 2010; entitled “Nostalgia”)

1986

4

fl.

65.  ​​​​ Fixed

1988

10

hpsc.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Pieter de Villiers)

81.  ​​​​ Violin Sonata

1992

18

vln., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

94.  ​​​​ Klafluit

1996

11

recorder, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stefan Temmingh)

102. Artificial Realities

1999

8

org.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Tygerberg Hospital)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Orchestral

 

 

 

11.  ​​​​ Lobola

1972

8

3,0,2,0 - 4,3,3,0 - timp., xyl. - pf. - str.

17.  ​​​​ Symphony No 1

1974

19

+3,+3,+3,+3 - 4,3,3,1 - timp., perc. (2 players) - harp, cel., pf. - str.

24.  ​​​​ Symphony No 2  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1975

18

ten. - 2,2,2,2 - 4,2,2,0 - timp., perc. (2 players) - str.

36.  ​​​​ Symphony No 3  ​​ ​​​​ (Die Winterbruid)

1978

22

2,2,+2,+2 - 2,2,0,0 - timp., perc. - pf. - str. ​​ (Comm. by Oude Libertas)

50.  ​​​​ Paragraaf

1983

5

1,1,1,1 - 1,1,1,1 - str.  ​​ ​​​​ (Commissioned by SABC)

67.  ​​​​ Natal Festival Overture

1988

9

+3,2,+3,+3 - 4,3,3,1 - timp., perc. (2 players) - str.

109. Zoi 2

2002

 

2,1,2,1 - 2,1,2,0 - timp., perc. - str.

117. Concertino for Orchestra

2004

20

2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,0 - timp., perc. - str. ​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

118. Concert Overture

2005

18

+2,2,2,2 - 2,2,3,1 - timp. - str. ​​ (Commissioned by KFO)

122. In Memoriam

2007

13

2,2,2,2 - 2,2,3,1 - timp. - str.

128. Concert Overture No 2

2010

8

2,3,2,2 - 2,2,2,1 - timp., perc. - str. ​​ (Comm. by KZN Youth Orchestra)

130. Recollections

2011

17

2,+2,2,1 - 2,2,2,1 - timp., perc. - str.

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Avant Garde

 

 

 

12.  ​​​​ Monofonie

1972

18

org.

13.  ​​​​ Polifonie ​​ (octet)

1972

14

3 fl., 4 cl., pf.

14.  ​​​​ Ortofonie

1972

13

fl., cl., perc., pf.

29.  ​​​​ Sextet

1976

19

fl., cl., 2 vln., c., pf.

31.  ​​​​ Koppel/Ontkoppel

1976

9

tape montage

34.  ​​​​ Blomsit 1  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Breyten Breytenbach)

1978

25

tape (4 tracks)

35.  ​​​​ Hooglied  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Biblical)

1978

8

SSA, tape

38.  ​​​​ Blomsit 2

1979

26

org., tape

39.  ​​​​ Jou Klein Dowe ek Luister in die Oor

1979

15

pf., tape

41.  ​​​​ Selle

1980

18

tape  ​​​​ (Commissioned by SABC)

43.  ​​​​ After the Rain  ​​​​ (Text: Composer)

1981

37

sop., hn., trb., pf., org., perc., tape

44.  ​​​​ Radar 1

1982

41

2,0,2,1 - 1,1,1,0 - 2pf., hpsc., org., perc., 2 vln., 2 c., tape

47.  ​​​​ Wie’s Dit, Wat’s Dit

1983

11

tape

49.  ​​​​ In Memoriam Arnold van Wyk

1983

17

tape

51.  ​​​​ Parafrase (Never Mind die Detail)

1983

16

4pf., tape

54.  ​​​​ Ontferm U  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Biblical)

1984

9

SATB., tape

58.  ​​​​ Radar 2

1985

42

1,0,1,sax - 1,1,1,0 - pf., org. - str. - tape

63.  ​​​​ White Integration

1987

41

fl., cl., pf., org., 2 c., tape

68.  ​​​​ Autumn

1988

14

fl., cl., hn., tpt., pf., 2 c., tape

72.  ​​​​ Joernaal van Jorik  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ DJ Opperman)

1989

63

fl., pf., org., perc., c., tape

74.  ​​​​ A Musicological Striptease  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1990

25

speaking voice., tape

80.  ​​​​ Disch

1992

25

fl., cl., perc., pf., org., tape

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Choral

 

 

 

20.  ​​​​ Jy’s Man Alleen  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Boerneef)

1974

5

SSA, pf.

21.  ​​​​ Die Hemelblou  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ CJ Langenhoven)

1974

6

SSA, pf.

22.  ​​​​ Winternag  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Eugene Marais)

1975

5

SSA, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Acama Fick)

28.  ​​​​ Die Groot Saamloop  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ George Weideman)

1976

5

SA, pf.

62.  ​​​​ Lokkiester  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Boerneef)

1986

10

SATB, pf.

69.  ​​​​ Jy’t Weggegaan  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ NP van Wyk Louw)

1988

4

SATB

70.  ​​​​ Himne  ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1989

7

SSAATTBB, pf.  ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Commissoned by Libertas Choir)

75.  ​​​​ Kersliedjie  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1990

5

SSA, org.

76.  ​​​​ Oop Musiek vir die Vyfde Seisoen ​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1990

9

SSA, pf. perc.

79.  ​​​​ Stellenbosch, Geliefde Plek  ​​​​ (Text: Lina Spies)

1992

3

unison voices, pf. ​​ (Voorgestelde Universiteitslied)

82.  ​​​​ Ons Bou ’n Pad ​​ (Text: ​​ Rona Rupert)

1992

6

SS (children), pf. ​​ (Comm. by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

83.  ​​​​ Gaudeamus ’93  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Traditional)

1992

7

SATB, timp., 2 pf., org. ​​ (Comm. by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

88.  ​​​​ Sanctus  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Traditional)

1995

5

TTB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Johannesburg Male Choir)

89.  ​​​​ In Lumine Tuo  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Traditional)

1995

8

SSAATTBB  ​​​​ (Published by Möseler Verlag, Germany)

91.  ​​​​ Rainbow Speech  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1996

5

SABT  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Libertas Choir)

93.  ​​​​ Sê sit met Marimba  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ George Weideman)

1996

3

SSA, marimba, 4 tom-toms

95.  ​​​​ Krugeriana; music about the Kruger National Park  ​​ ​​​​ 

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1997

20

SSAATTBB, perc. (2 players), 2 pf.  ​​​​ (Comm. by Frankfurter Kantorei, Germany)

101. Sanctus  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Traditional)

1999

6

SSAATTBB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch University Choir)

103. Winteraand  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Marlene van Niekerk)

2000

8

mezzo, SSAA, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Bloemhof Girls High School)

105. Nisi Dominus  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Psalm 127)

2001

7

SSAATTBB ​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch Camerata)

107. In die Vroegte wil ek ’n Deuntjie Sing  ​​​​ (Text: Boerneef)

2001

4

SATB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Pretoria University Choir)

108. Went wir in Höchsten Nöten Sein ​​ (Cantata)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Traditional, German, Lutheran)

2001

19

SATB, 4 soloists - 0,2,2,0 - 2,0,0,0 - org. - str.  ​​ ​​​​ 

(Commissioned by Jurgend Kantorei, Pfalz)

110. Kantorium  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer, German)

2003

72

SATB, 4 soloists - 2,2,2,2 - 2,2,2,0 - timp. - str. ​​ 

(Commissioned by Lutheran Church, Germany)

113. Psalm 8  ​​ ​​​​ (Text in German)

2004

7

SATB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch University Choir)

114. O Crux  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Latin, Traditional)

2004

5

SATB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch University Choir)

115. Weer-Lig  ​​​​ (text: ​​ Composer)

2004

7

SATB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch University Choir)

116. Rondomtalieliedjie  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Boerneef)

2004

6

SATB  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Hoërskool Tygerberg)

121. Verklaring en Liedjie  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

2006

11

SATB, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Hoërskool Tygerberg)

123. Three motets for Choir and Piano

2008

15

SATB, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by Stellenbosch University Choir)

127. Sonnet 116 for a cappella choir ​​ (Text: ​​ Shakespeare)

2009

5

SATB  ​​ ​​​​ (Commissioned by Benjamin Locke)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Solo Voice

 

 

 

3.  ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 18+  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1969

9

bar., pf.

6.  ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Die Seemeeu  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Uys Krige)

1970

6

bar., pf.

18.  ​​​​ Winterwoorde ​​ (song cycle; text: ​​ Composer)

1974

14

ten., pf.

77.  ​​​​ Met Apologie  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ DJ Opperman)

1991

14

alto, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

85.  ​​​​ The Secret Muse  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Roy Campbell)

1993

5

ten., pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

112. Wie Vlerke Dra  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Elisabeth Eybers)

2004

3

sop., pf.

132. Stasie  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Antjie Krog)

2011

5

sop., alto, tenor or bass, pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by SAMRO)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Voice and Orchestra

 

 

 

7.  ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Ballade van die Grysland  ​​​​ (Text: ​​ DJ Opperman)

1970

23

bar., SATB, +3,2,+3,+3 - 4,3,3,1 - timp., perc. - harp, cel., pf. - str.

27.  ​​​​ Drie Liedere op Tekste van Totius

1976

12

bar., fl., cl., hn., vla., c.  ​​ ​​​​ (Commissioned by SABC)

30.  ​​​​ Psalm 130  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Totius)

1976

4

bar., 2,0,2,0 - 2,0,0,0 - timp. - str.  ​​ ​​​​ (Commissioned by SABC)

53.  ​​​​ Alfabet  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

1984

13

3 sop., fl., cl., tpt., vln., 3 c.

131. Moderato  ​​ ​​​​ (Text: ​​ Composer)

2011

14

sop., alto, tenor or bass - 2,2,2,1 - 2,2,2 - timp. - str.

(Commissioned by SAMRO)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Solo Piano

 

 

 

16.  ​​​​ Fantasia on a Theme of Mozart ​​ (revised 1981)

1973

6

pf.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by SABC and published by Musications)

45.  ​​​​ See Oorblyfsels

1982

12

pf.  ​​ ​​​​ (Published by Musications)

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ Opera

 

 

 

87.  ​​​​ Enoch, Prophet of God in two acts ​​ 

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Libretto: ​​ Michael Williams)

1995

120

10 soloists, SATB I, SATB II, +2,2,2,+2 - 4,3,3,0 - timp., perc. (3 players), harp - str.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by the Foundation for the Creative Arts)

96.  ​​​​ Sacred Bones; one-act opera

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Libretto: ​​ Michael Williams)

1998

85

5 soloists, male chorus, +fl., +cl., +bn., hn., perc. (2 players), 3 vln., 3 c.

(Commissioned by Arts and Culture Trust of The President)

98.  ​​​​ Buchuland; opera in three acts

 ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (Libretto: ​​ Michael Williams)

1998

135

10 soloists, SATB I, SATB II, +2,2,2,+2 - 4,3,3,0 - timp., perc. (3 players), harp - str.  ​​​​ (Commissioned by UNISA Foundation))