Repertoire

We create atmospheric concerts with a mixture of repertoire originally written for our combination of voice and instruments, together with trio pieces and songs in our own arrangements. Do contact us to discuss possible programmes.

Below is a list of works currently in our repertoire in approximate chronological order. Go to our “Listen” page to hear (excerpts of) the pieces in bold.

Jean Sibelius (1865-1967):  Rondo for viola and harp, Duo in C for flute (orig. violin) and viola, and selected songs arr. Davies

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924): selected songs arr. Davies

Théodore Dubois (1837-1924): Terzettino (1905) for flute, viola, and harp

Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947): A Chloris and selected songs from Chansons Grises

Reynaldo Hahn: Romanesque (1910) for flute, viola, and harp

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Sonatine arr. Kanga/Aleida Ensemble for flute, viola, and harp (1906)

Leo Smit (1900-1943): Trio for flute, viola and harp (1922)

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986): Prelude, Recitatif et Variations, 1928

Darius Milhaud (1892-1974): Viola sonata no.1 sur des thèmes inédits et anonymes de XVIIIe siècle (1944)

Darius Milhaud : Quatre Visages (1943) arr. viola and harp

Darius Milhaud: “Adieu”, dramatic cantata for soprano, flute, viola and harp (1964)

Eric Satie (1866-1925)/Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996): Le Fils des etoiles for flute and harp (1892/1975)

John Cage (1912-1992): The wonderful widow of eighteen springs (1942); A flower (1950)

John Tavener (1944-2013): To a child dancing in the wind (1983)

Toru Takemitsu: And then I knew ’twas wind (1992) for flute, viola, and harp

Veljo Tormis (1930-2017): miniatures arr. Aleida Ensemble

Future plans include

“Fedra”, a setting of poetry by Marina Tsvetaeva by Aziza Sadikova http://azizasadikova.com

A new work by Jan Karl Rautio (1980-)

Sofia Gubaidulina (1931-): Garten von Freuden und Traurigkeiten for flute, viola, harp and narrator (1980)

Kaija Saariaho: Changing Light (2002; soprano and flute), Ariel’s Hail (2000; soprano, flute, harp), New Gate (1996; flute, viola and harp)