All works

Jānis Lūsens

Janis Lusens, composer of Nordborn Verlag

Musicals und Opern

  • Mother and Neutronbomb (lyrics by Y.Yevtushenko, Liepāja Theater, 1985)
  • Puss in the Boots (libretto by A.Migla and V.Rūmnieks, Rīga Operetta Theater, 1988)
  • Kaupēn, my dear (libretto by M.Zālīte, Liepāja Theater 1999, Musical theater Ars Nova 2011, Producer Group 7 2020)
  • Ugly Duckling (libretto by M.Zālīte, Liepāja Theater, 2000)
  • Chronicles of Indrikis (libretto by M.Zālīte, Latvian National Theater, 2000)
  • Bird’s Opera (libretto by M.Zālīte, Latvian National Opera and Ballet, 2000 – 150 showcases)
  • Sphynx (libretto by M.Zālīte, Latvian National Theater, 2001)
  • Thumbelina (libretto by N.Beļskis, Daile Theater, 2003)
  • Hotel Kristina (libretto by M.Zālīte, Latvian National Theater, 2006)
  • Early Rust (libretto by P.Brūveris, Liepāja Theater 2007, Musical theater Ars Nova, 2010)
  • Violet (poems by A.Skujiņa, Liepaja Theater 2008)
  • Puppets’ Opera (libretto by M.Zālīte, Latvian National Opera and Ballet, 2008)
  • Kiln (libretto by E.Zirnis, Daile Theater, 2010)
  • Ice Queen (libretto by I.Zandere, Musical theater Ars Nova, 2011)
  • Meierovics (libretto by M.Zālīte, Musical theater Ars Nova, 2013)
  • Roma girl Ringla (libretto by I.Zandere, Musical theater Ars Nova, 2014)
Musik für Theaterstücke:

Liepāja Theater:

  • Princese Gundega un karalis Brusubārda, 1977
  • Valmieras puikas, 1979
  • Santa Krusa, 1991
  • Peer Gynt, 1997
  • Precību viesulis, 1999
  • Ezermaļu krokodils, 2008

Daile Theater:

  • Galma Gleznotājs, 1991
  • Sprīdītis, 1992

Latvian National Theater:

  • Salmu cepurīte, 2002

Instrumentalmusik:

  • Portraits – cycle for wind instruments quintet, 1980
  • String Quartet, 1981
  • Vision – Symphony orchestra
  • String Quartet “Sunsets” – dedication to Nic Gotham, 2013
  • Urban fantasy with BACH – Trylogy for Latvian organs, Liepaja part, 2014
  • Neti, neti – piece for trio Art-i-Shock concert programm, 2014
  • Romantic Symphony – for Liepāja Symphony Orchestra, 2016
  • Miniatures for different solo instruments accompanied by piano and for different chamber ensembles.

Vokal-Instrumentalmusik:

  • Cantata “LIIV – soloist (tenor), choir and Symphony orchestra, 1995
  • Diatonic Cantata – mixed choir, violin and organ, 1996
  • Midsummer celebration songs – choir, keyboards, viola and guitar, 1996
  • Cantata “Child of Stars” – mixed choir, children’s choir and Symphony orchestra, 1997
  • “Like a Gently Stinging Rose Bush” – the cycle of songs for soloists, choir and chamber orchestra, 1998
  • “Magnificat” – soloists, male choir and Symphony orchestra, 2002
  • “Mystery about Dream and Love – musically theatrical concert, 2003
  • Choral Symphony “In Deep Breath” – mixed choir, Symphony orchestra and organ, 2003
  • “Jubilate Deo” – Cantata for boys’ choir (3 parts), percussions and bell chorus, 2003
  • “Motetes” (8) – boys’ choir, percussion and a bell chorus, 2003
  • “Unanswered Call” (7) – soloist, multi voiced mixed choir and Symphony orchestra, 2005
  • Five songs with B.Martuževa lyrics for concert performance “The Writer – Latvian Radio choir, soloists and instrumental group, 2014
  • “13th Century Lauda settings” (4) – mixed choir, alto saxophone and viola, 2015
  • “I believe in the unsaid with lyrics by R.M.Rilke – organ, alto saxophone and soprano, 2015
  • “Singing, playing – soloists, children’s choir, brass and percussion instrument group and piano, 2017
  • “For Love and Forgiveness” – 4 poems by A.Eglītis for Latvian Radio choir, alto and soprano saxophone, 2018
  • “Freedom is like apple garden – musical poem for 6 soloists and mixed choir, 2019

Diskographie

  • Disco Alliance – 1980, pub.Melodija
  • Music in Universe – 1982, pub.Melodija
  • In Memoriam – 1989, pub.Melodija
  • Mākoņi (Clouds) – 1991, pub.RiTonis
  • Zodiaks – Mirušais gadsimts (Zodiac – The Dead Century) – 1995, pub.Mapl
  • Christmas Together [Christmas songs J.Lūsēns arr.] / Chriss Norman – 1997, pub.MicRec
  • Savādā passable (Peculiar world) songs cycle – 1997, pub.MicRec
  • Katrs savu dzīvi dzīvo (Everyone lives their own life) [J .Lūsēns songs for children with sheet of music] – 1997, pub.MicRec
  • Šai svētā naktī (In this Holy Night) [J .Lūsēns songs] – 1997, pub.MicRec
  • Dželsomīno piedzīvojumi Melu zemē, (Gelsomino adventures in the Country of Liars by G.Rodari) musical – 1998, pub.MicRec
  • Saules mājas (House of the Sun) [Tervete cycle for children] – 1998, pub.MicRec
  • Mūzika svētajā naktī (Music on the holy night) [J .Lūsēns and U.Prauliņš arr.] – 1999, pub.Latvia Radio
  • Indriķa hronika (Chronicle of the Indriķis) [songs from the rock opera] – 2000, pub.Platforma Records
  • Zodiac. Disco Alliance (double album) – 2000, pub.MicRec
  • Christmas by the Amber Sea – 2000, pub.NYLCC 003
  • Kaupēn, mans mīļais, rokopera DVD (Kaupen, my dearest, rockopera DVD) – 2001, pub.Liepāja teather
  • White Melodies [R.Paula songs J.Lūsēns arr. for Symphony orchestra] – 2001, pub.MicRec
  • Violets (Purple) [J .Lūsēns songs] – 2002, pub.MicRec
  • Īkstīte (Thumbelina) [selection of songs from the musical Thumbelina] – 2003, pub.Baltic Record Group
  • Nāc un piepildi mazo sirdi (Come and fulfill the little heart) [J .Lūsēns un N.Matvejevs songs] – 2003, pub.Baltic Record Group
  • Krāsas (Colours) [J.Lūsēns, I.Kalniņš un A.Gudrais music] – 2004
  • Rīgas Rotaļas – (Riga Games) I.Zandere lyric, J.Lūsens music [book + CD], Riga:pub.Musica Baltica, 2004
  • Kā maigi dzelošs rožu krūms [J.Lūsēns music, N.Beļskis poetry] – 2004, Platforma Records
  • Domus mea – 2004, pub.Riga Dome Boys’ Choir
  • Putnu opera DVD (The Birds’ opera DVD) 2006, pub.LNO, Studija Lokomotīve
  • Mazu brīdi pirms… (A little while before …) [a song cycle with the lyrics of Latvian poets] 2010, pub.ARS NOVA
  • Agrā rūsa (Early rust) [songs from the musical “Early rust”], 2010, pub.ARS NOVA
  • Pacel acis (Look up), 2011, pub.ARS NOVA
  • PUS ES [songs from concert performance PUS ES with O.Vācietis lyrics], 2013, pub.ARS NOVA
  • Kur ko likt? (Where to put) [songs for children with O.Vācietis lyrics], 2013, pub. Children’s vocal ensemble Kolibri
  • Manas mājas zvēru dārzs (My home animal garden) CD+book [songs for children with I.Zanderes lyrics], 2014, pub. Ulu-Mulu
  • Lai ir (Let it be) [children’s songs], children’s vocal ensemble Kolibri, 2015, pub.Ulu-Mulu
  • Dāvana (Gift) [music association, Promenade], 2015, pub.Entertainment Producer Group 7
  • Kad mīlestība dzimst (When the love is born) [Christmas program], 2015, pub.Entertainment Producer Group 7
  • Romantika (Romance) [songs], 2016, pub.Entertainment Producer Group 7
  • Kā man tevi sasildīt (How do I warm you up) [Christmas program], 2016, pub.Entertainment Producer Group 7
  • AIZ … mūzika vēlā vakarā (AIZ … late night music) [Instrumental Music], 2017, pub.Jānis Lūsēns
  • Manā varā (In my power) [New cycle of songs], 2018, Ineta Rudzīte
  • Jānis Lūsēns. Dziesmas – [The most popular songs of JL], 2019, pub.Entertainment Producer Group 7

Music sheets

  • Karuselis – (Carousel) 10 most beautiful songs by J.Lūsēns for children with P.Bruvers’ lyric, Riga:pub.Musica Baltica, 1998
  • Rīgas Rotaļas – (Riga Games) I.Zandere lyric, J.Lūsens music [book + CD], Riga:pub.Musica Baltica, 2004
  • Latviešu kora mūzika – (Latvian choir music) J.Lusēns songs for mixed choir, Riga:pub.Musica Baltica, 2006
  • Koncertcikla “Mazu brīdi pirms…” nošu burtnīca(concert cycle “A little while before…” sheet of music [songs by V.Plūdonis and K.Skalbe poetry], Riga:pub.ARS NOVA, 2009
  • Koncertcikla “Zelta sirds” nošu burtnīca (concert cycle “Golden Heart” sheet of music [songs with K.Skalbe poetry], Riga:pub.ARS NOVA, 2010
  • Koncertcikla “Tas vārds” nošu burtnīca (concert cycle “That Name” sheet of music [lyrics by Aspazija], Riga:pub.ARS NOVA, 2010
  • Manas mājas zvēru dārzs (My home animal garden) CD+book [songs for children with I.Zandere lyrics], 2014, pub. Ulu-Mulu