Alan Duff Berman: Composition

Please contact me if you are interested in any of these scores; the Cummings songs for voice and guitar are available through California Guitar Archives.

Solo Guitar
Three in Three (1978)
Guitar Duo
Fantasia (2010)
Dedicated to Dana Duff
Voice and Guitar
The Syntax of Things: A Cummings Love Song Cycle (2013)
Dedicated to Alexandra Grabarchuk
  • since feeling is first
  • i like your body when it is with your
  • somewhere i have never travelled,gladly beyond
  • i carry your heart with me(i carry it in
Solo Flute
Two Wings (1982)
Dedicated to Lynn Schubert
Roughing It, for improvising speech quartet (text from Mark Twain) (1979)
Dedicated to Walter Wells
Meeting Ground (2016)
Scaffoldings (Flute, Clarinet, Piano) (1981)
Movement (Flute, Viola, Narrator; text by Denise Levertov) (1985)
Dedicated to Lynn Schubert and Jack Clausen
Quartet for Kirby (String Quartet) (2013)
Women's Chorus and Guitar
Two Cummings Settings (arrangements from The Syntax of Things for voice and guitar) (2017)
Dedicated to Alexandra Grabarchuk