Hando Põldmäe

WORKS FOR ORCHESTRA

Works for symphony orchestra

  • Our Land [Meie maa]
    march
    2017
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4331, 1+3, strings

Works for wind orchestra

  • Three Lions [Kolm lõvi]
    march
    2017
    wind orchestra: 31414, 422322, 1+3, double bass
    Fp: Police and Border Guard Orchestra, conductor Hando Põldmäe; June 15, 2018, Tallinn Song Festival Grounds
  • Before the Donwfall [Enne sadu]
    2010
    wind orchestra
    Fp: Estonian National Conductors Wind Orchestra, conductor Hando Põldmäe; December 12, 2010, Hopner House, Tallinn

WORKS FOR SOLO INSTRUMENT(S) AND ORCHESTRA

  • Concerto Rustico
    1. Why Has God Created Me (Türi)
    2. It Is Beautiful to Live in the Forest (Paistu)
    3. Lindu üüs minu laane päälta (Kuusalu) / 3. The Bird Called Me form the the Greenwood (Kuusalu)
    4. Young Brothers (Pugnitsa)

    2016
    2 violins, cello, string orchestra

WORKS FOR ENSEMBLE

Duos

  • David And Goliath [Taavet ja Koljat]
    2012
    2 violins

Trios

  • Frozen Fire [Külmunud tuli]
    2017
    piano trio: violin, cello, piano

Quartets

  • Fanfare and Rondo
    2019
    trombone quartet
    Fp: Trombone Quartet: Ingvar Leerimaa, Ella-Mimosa Laine, Margus Toompere, Guido Kongas; October 2, 2019, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre Blackbox
  • Papilionibus relinqua I [Papilionibus relinqua I (Liblikad lahkuvad I)]
    2019
    trombone quartet
  • Papilionibus relinqua II [Papilionibus relinqua II (Liblikad lahkuvad II)]
    2019
    trombone quartet
    Fp: Trombone Quartet: Ingvar Leerimaa, Kristin Sepp, Margus Toompere, Guido Kongas; May 28, 2019, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre

Wind quintets

  • Prelude and Toccata
    2019
    wind quintet: flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon
    Fp: Wind quintet Estica: Anna Kelder (flute), Heli Ernits (oboe), Helena Tuuling (clarinet), Ye Pan (horn), Rene  Sepalaan (bassoon); March 10, 2019, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre Organ Hall

WORKS FOR SOLO INSTRUMENT

Works for clarinet

  • Three Pieces for Solo Clarinet
    2011
    clarinet

Works for piano

  • Four Little Preludes for Piano
    1. Vaikuses
    2. Varjus
    3. Väreluses
    4. Valguses

    2015
    piano
  • Little Variations on Estonian Traditional-like Theme
    2013
    piano
  • Praeludio piccolo
    2011
    piano

VOCAL AND CHORAL MUSIC

Works for voice(s) and instrument(s)

  • Knowing the World [Maailma tundsime]
    2017
    2 sopranos, instrumental ensemble: trombone, percussion, piano, harmonica, cello
    Text: Wisława Szymborska, translated by Hendrik Lindepuu

Works for mixed choir a cappella

  • I Ask You [Sind palun]
    2016
    3'30''
    mixed choir
    Text: Hando Põldmäe
    Fp: Tartu University Chamber Choir, conductor Triin Koch, May 27, 2017; Estonian National Museum (Tartu), galaconcert of Budding Choral Composers' Programme
    Distributer: EMIC HP 002

Works for female choir a cappella

  • What They Are Talking About [Millest kõnelevad]
    2016
    3'30''
    female choir
    Text: Hando Põldmäe
    Fp: Academic Women's Choir of the University of Tartu, conductor Triin Koch; May 27, 2017, Estonian National Museum (Tartu), galaconcert of Budding Choral Composers' Programme
    Distributer: EMIC HP 001

Works for male choir a cappella

  • You Are Like the Sun [Sa oled nagu päike]
    2016
    male choir
    Text: Hando Põldmäe

MUSIC FOR CHILDREN

Songs for children

  • Teddy’s Song [Mängukaru laul]
    2013
    voice, piano
    Text: Ellen Niit

ORCHESTRATIONS AND ARRANGEMENTS

  • Oratorio de Noël
    Arrangement of Camille Saint-Saëns's oratorio
    2017
    soloists, mixed choir, wind orchestra
    Fp: Kristel Pärtna (soprano), Annaliisa Pillak (mezzo-soprano), Aule Urb (alto), Oliver Kuusik (tenor), Atlan Karp (baritone), Tartu Youth Choir, mixed choir aKord, Chorus Menticum, Estonian Police and Border Guard Orchestra, conductor Hando Põldmäe; December 3, 2017, St. Paul's Church, Tartu

  • Requiem
    Arrangement of Cyrillus Kreek's piece with the same name
    2016
    mixed choir, wind orchestra
    Fp: Mehis Tiits (tenor), Police and Estonian Border Guard mixed choir Akord, Estonian Tax and Customs Board mixed choir, Kirderanniku mixed choir, Police Orchestra and Estonian Border Guard Orchestra, conductor Hando Põldmäe; December 15, 2016, Paide Church
  • Christmas Angel [Jõuluingel]
    Arrangement of Olav Ehala's choral song
    2003
    voice, wind orchestra
    Fp: Pirjo Levandi (soprano), Estonian Police Orchestra, conductor Hando Põldmäe; December 22, 2004, Swedish St. Michael's Church, Tallinn