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Chamber / Ensemble

  • 5 Miniatures for clarinet quartet (2000)
  • Trio for oboe, viola and bassoon (2001)
  • Piano trio: Lento (Passacaglia) Sensibile ed inquieto (2001)
  • Lyrical Fantasy for two flutes, cello and harp (2001)
  • The dance of the goblins, The last Unicorn and The dark tower for violin, guitar and accordion (2002/2004)
  • Inner Weather – Hidden thoughts for cello and piano (2003)
  • Two studies for violin, clarinet and double bass (2004)
  • Five pieces for string quartet (2004)
  • Evening serenade for violin and string quartet (2004)
  • Conversations for horn quartet (2004)
  • Quintet for string quartet and harp (2004)
  • Trois couleurs for 7 players (2005)
  • Summerpiece – Rakovica for 8 strings and piano (2005)
  • Fragile for violin and piano (2005)
  • 5 pieces for piano trio (2006)
  • Phases of water for saxophone quartet (2006)
  • Impetus for alto saxophone and piano (2006)
  • 4 pieces for violin, violoncello and accordion (2006)
  • Navitas – YECL Festival – Hymn (2006)
  • Navitas II – for trumpet, horn and trombone (2006)
  • agitato – for flute, oboe, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, viola and cello (2007)
  • Contrasts – for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (2007)
  • Movimento fluido – for alto flute, violoncello and piano (2007)
  • Quasso – for violin and piano (2007)
  • Impetus II for oboe and piano (2008)
  • Impetus III for flute and piano (2009)
  • Augenblicke for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (2009)
  • Movimento fluido III for flute, english horn, clarinet and piano (2010)
  • Schnitt for alto saxophone and ensemble (2010)
  • …glitzert, flimmert, vergeht… for soprano and ensemble (2010)
  • …entourer… for guitar and string quartet (2011)
  • Black. White. for horn and percussion (2012)
  • My Letters for mezzo and piano (2012)
  • ART for soprano and horn (2012)
  • Prelude  for horn, 2 pianos and 2 cellos (2012)
  • One’s Song for horn (2012)
  • Twenty in Five for ensemble and speaker (2012)
  • Reflections for trumpet and piano  (2013)
  • Navitas III  for brass quintet (2013)
  • In the Absence for soprano and ensemble (2013)
  • Impetus IV for clarinet and piano (2013)
  • Entourer II for guitar and violoncello (2013)
  • One’s Song – Version II – for horn, accordion, violin and violoncello (2012/2014)
  • Dreamcatcher for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, guitar, violin, violoncello and double bass (2014)
  • SCRATCH for alto saxophone and cajon (2014)
  • IRIS for viola and large ensemble (2014)
  • Silverly for flute (also piccolo and alto flute) and clarinet (also bass clarinet) (2014)
  • Tangle for Trumpet and Brass Quintet (2015)
  • ART II for soprano and trombone (2016)
  • Silhouettes and Shadows for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (2016)
  • Silhouettes and Shadows II for ensemble (2016)
Information

– 5 Miniatures for clarinet quartet (2000)
Instrumentation: 3cl, clb
Duration: 7′
First performance: Ljubljana, Slovenia, 25.4.2000,
Vid Pupis, Primož Peterlin, Mitja Dragolič, Gregor Troha

– Trio for oboe, viola and bassoon (2001)
Instrumentation: ob, fg, vla
Duration: 5′
First performance: Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 2001, Eva Jurgec – ob, Nadja Ivanuš – vla, Miha Petkovšek – fg

– Piano trio: Lento (Passacaglia)
Sensibile ed inquieto (2001)
Instrumentation: vl, vlc, pf
Duration:10′
First performance: Festival GJ na obali, Koper, Slovenia, 18.7.2001, Alenka Semeja – vl, Gregor Fele – vlc, Neža Buh – pf

– Lyrical Fantasy for two flutes, cello and harp (2001)
Instrumentation: 2fl, vlc, arp
Duration: 5′
First performance: Competiton of chamber groups Lovec- Šček, Koper, Slovenia, 25.11.2001,
Quartet Sensibile: Eva Slana – fl, Marko Zupan – fl, Gregor Fele – vlc, Urška Križnik – arp

– The dance of the goblins (2002)
Instrumentation: acc, chit, vl
Duration: 2′
First performance: Festival GJ na obali, Koper, Slovenia, 18.7.2002,
Trio Marakle: Matjaž Porovne – vl, Ravi Shrestha – chit, Klemen Leben – acc

The last Unicorn (2002)
Instrumentation: acc, chit, vl
Duration: 6′
First performance: GJ na obali, Koper, 18.7.2002,
Trio Marakle: Matjaž Porovne – vl, Ravi Shrestha – chit, Klemen Leben – acc

The dark tower (2004)
Instrumentation: acc, chit, vl
Duration: 5′

– Inner Weather – Hidden thoughts for cello and piano (2003)
Instrumentation: vlc, pf
Duration: 10′
First performance: Trieste, Italy, 10.10. 2003, Gregor Fele – vlc, Tadej Podobnik – pf

– Two studies for violin, clarinet and double bass (2004)
Instrumentation: cl, vl, cb
Duration: 8′
First performance: Amsterdam, Holland, 4.4.2004,
Janez Podlesek – vl, Aljaž Beguš – cl, Dragan Lončina – cb

– Five pieces for string quartet (2004)
Instrumentation: 2vl, vla, vlc
Duration: 10′
First performance: Festival GJ na obali, Koper, Slovenia, 18.7.2004,
Stringquartet Fiasco: Matjaž Porovne – vl, Alenka Semeja – vl, Peter Ugrin – vla, Primož Zalaznik – vlc

– Evening serenade for violin and string quartet (2004)
Instrumentation: vl solo, 2vl, vla, vlc
Duration: 8′
First performance: Ljubljana, Slovenia, 26.9.2004, Anja Bukovec – vl,
Stringquartet Fiasco: Matjaž Porovne – vl, Alenka Semeja – vl, Peter Ugrin – vla, Primož Zalaznik – vlc

– Conversations for horn quartet (2004)
Instrumentation: 4cor
Duration: 9′
First performance: Ljubljana, Slovenia, 17.11.2004,
Hornquartet: Andrej Žust, Primož Zemljak, Maja Burger, Gregor Dvorjak

– Quintet for string quartet and harp (2004)
Instrumentation: 2vl, vla, vlc, arp
Duration: 10′
First performance: Festival GJ na obali, Koper, Slovenia 18.7.2005, Ursula Aščič – arp,
Stringquartet Fiasco: Matjaž Porovne – vl, Alenka Semeja – vl, Peter Ugrin – vla, Primož Zalaznik – vlc

– Trois couleurs for 7 players (2005)
Instrumentation: fl, cl, trbn, vla, vlc, perc, pf
Duration: 8′
First performance: Ljubljana, Summer festival, Slovenia, 10.7.2005, Ensemble MD7

– Summerpiece – Rakovica for 8 strings and piano (2005)
Instrumentation: 4vl, 2vla, vlc, cb, pf
Duration: 5′
First performance: Zingst, Germany, 15.10.2005

– Fragile for violin and piano (2005)
Instrumentation: vl, pf
Duration: 8′
First performance: Bejing, China, 21.10.2005, Anja Bukovec – vl, Bojan Gorišek – pf

– 5 pieces for piano trio (2006)
Instrumentation: vl,vc,pf
Duration: 11′
First Performance: Weimarer Frühjahrstage, 12.04.2006, Modern Art Sextett

– Phases of water for saxophone quartet (2006)
Instrumentation: 4sax
Duration: 8′
First performance: Slovenska Filharmonija, Ljubljana, 1.6.2006, 4SAXESS

– Impetus for alto saxophone and piano (2006)
Instrumentation: asax,pf
Duration: 10′
First performance: World Saxophone Congress, Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana, 7.7.2006,
Betka Bizjak Kotnik – asax, Milanka Črešnik – pf

– 4 pieces for violin, violoncello and accordion (2006)
Instrumentation:vl,vc, acc
Duration: 10′
First performance: Zepernicker Randspiele, Zepernick by Berlin, 10.9.2006, Matjaž Porovne – vl, Gregor Fele – vc, Klemen Leben – acc

– Navitas II – for trumpet, horn and trombone (2006)
Instrumentation: tr, cr, tbn
Duration: 4′
First performance: Trio Triumvirat, 8.1.2007 Postojna, Slovenia

– Navitas – YECL Festival – Hymn (2006)
Instrumentation: 2tr, 2cr, tbn
Duration: 1′
First performance: Festival YECL, 4.8.2006, Konzerthaus Berlin, Germany

– agitato – for flute, oboe, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, viola and cello (2007)
Instrumentation: fl, ob, cl, pf, perc, vl, vla, vlc
Duration: 7′

– Contrasts – for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (2007)
Instrumentation: fl, ob, cl, cor, fg
Duration: 12′
First performance: 12.10.2007, Festival SLOWIND, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Windquintet SLOWIND

– Movimento fluido – for alto flute, violoncello and piano (2007)
Instrumentation: fl, vlc, pf
Duration: 12′
First performance: Weimarer Frühjahrstage, 13.-16. Mai 2008
Ensemble Marges

– Quasso – for violin and piano (2007)
Instrumentation: vl, pf
Duration: 12′
First performance: 22.03.2008 – Bošnjački institut Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina,
Anja Bukovec – violin, Simon Krečič – piano

– Impetus – for oboe and piano (2008)
Instrumentation: ob,pf
Duration: 10′
First performance: 3.4.2008, Koper, Slovenia
Matej Šarc – oboe
Nina Prešiček – piano

– Bright flute in the big city (Impetus III) for flute and piano (2009)
Instrumentation: fl, pf
Duration: 9′
First performance: 14.8.2009, New York, National flute convention 2009
Matej Zupan – flute
Timothy Carey- piano

– Augenblicke for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (2009)
Instrumentation: fl, ob, cl, cor, fg
Duration: 10′
First performance: 7.11.2009, Festival Kasseler Musiktage, Kassel, Germany
Ensemble Modern

– Schnitt for alto saxophone and ensemble (2010)
Instrumentation: asax solo, 2fl, 2cl,trbn,perc, pf, archi
Duration:18′
First performance: 28.5.2010, Dieselkraftwerk Cottbus, Germany
Martin Losert – asax, Evan Christ – conductor
Ensemble mosaik, Staatstheater Cottbus

– …glitzert, flimmert, vergeht… for soprano and ensemble (2010)
Text: Hermann Hesse
Instrumentation: sopran solo, 2fl, ob, 2cl, asax, fg, cor, perc, kokle (arp), pf, acc, vl,vlc
Duration: 17′
First performance: Festival Slowind, 12.10.2010, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Monica Jordan – soprano, Simon Krečič – conductor
Ensembles Slowind, Aleph, Altera Veritas

– …entourer… for guitar and string quartet (2011)
Instrumentation: chit, 2vl, vla, vlc
Duration: 18′
First performance: Musical evenings in Piran, Slovenia, 22.07.2011
Mak Grgić – guitar, JACK string quartet

– One’s Song for horn (2012)
Instrumentation: cor
Duration: 8′
Published on CD: Saar Berger: Travelling Pieces (Ensemble modern Label)

– Black. White. for horn and percussion (2012)
Instrumentation: cor, 2 perc
Duration: 11′
First performance: Slovenian Music Days, 13.03. 2012, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Saar Berger – horn, Slovenian Percussion Project STOP

– My letters for mezzo and piano (2012)
Instrumentation: Mzs, pf
Duration: 20′
First performance: Impuls Romantik, Alte Oper, Frankfurt, September 2012
Jenny Carlstedt – mezzo, Emanuele Torquati – piano

– ART for soprano and horn (2012)
Instrumentation: S, cor
Duration: 9′
First performance: Festival Slowind, October 2012
Marisol Montalvo – soprano, Saar Berger – horn

– Prelude za for horn, 2 pianos and 2 cellos
Instrumentation: cor, 2pf, 2vlc
Duration: 10′
First performance: Festival Slowind, October 2012
Saar Berger – horn, Emanuele Torquati, Franco Venturini – pianos, Igor Mitrović, Milan Hudnik – cellos

– Twenty in Five for ensemble and speaker
Instrumentation: V(speaker), fl, ob, cl, bcl, cfg, cor, tr, trbn, perc, pf, 2vl, vla, vlc, cb
Duration: 20′
First performance: Festival Musica Viva, München, December 2012
Ensemble modern, Peter Eötvös – conductor