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Toccata on "L'homme armé" (2016)

Commissioned for the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition by The Cliburn with support from the National Endowment for the Arts, this work was premiered 30 times by each of the contestants in Fort Worth. It is based on a song from the French Renaissance which is the basis for several Masses.

Solo Piano | Edition Peters

 

Although primarily a performer, Hamelin has composed music throughout his career. In addition to 12 Études in All the Minor Keys, Con Intimissimo Sentimento, and Theme and Variations (Cathy’s Variations), Hamelin has transcribed Zequinha de Abreu's Tico-Tico, No Fubá, and composed three pieces for player-piano, among other works.

  Variations on a Theme of Paganini  (2011)  For Yehudi and Susan Davenny Wyner  Solo Piano |  Edition Peters

Variations on a Theme of Paganini (2011)

For Yehudi and Susan Davenny Wyner

Solo Piano | Edition Peters

  12 Études in All the Minor Keys  (1986-2009)  Set of virtuoso etudes  Solo Piano |  Edition Peters

12 Études in All the Minor Keys (1986-2009)

Set of virtuoso etudes

Solo Piano | Edition Peters

  Theme and Variations (Cathy's Variations)  (2007)  For Cathy Fuller, Hamelin's wife  Solo Piano |  Edition Peters

Theme and Variations (Cathy's Variations) (2007)

For Cathy Fuller, Hamelin's wife

Solo Piano | Edition Peters

  Con Intimissimo Sentimento  (1986 - 2000)  A Collection of 7 Pieces for Solo Piano  Solo Piano |  Edition Peters

Con Intimissimo Sentimento (1986 - 2000)

A Collection of 7 Pieces for Solo Piano

Solo Piano | Edition Peters