Works Conducted

Michael has conducted over 350 masterworks of the standard choral/orchestral repertoire. Two Philadelphia premieres conducted by Michael include Vaughan Williams' Sancta Civitas and Karl Jenkins' Gloria, as well as the full orchestral version of Annelies by James Whitbourn.


MUSIC WORKS CONDUCTED BY MICHAEL KEMP

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

-A-

Lawrence Ashmore

The Four Seasons for Clarinet and Orchestra
top

-B-

Johann Sebastian Bach

B Minor Mass
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Cantata No. 79
Cantata No. 95
Christmas Oratorio
Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor
Jesu Meine Freude
Magnificat
Passion According to St. John

Henk Badings

Trois Chansons Bretonnes

Samuel Barber

Adagio for Strings
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
(2016-17)  First Essay for Orchestra, Op 12

Bela Bartok

Romanian Folk Dances

Ludwig van Beethoven

Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op.112
Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43 (excerpts from the complete score)
Mass in C
Overture to "King Stephen"
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major
Piano Concerto No. 5 in Eb Major, "Emperor"
Symphony No. 1 in C Major
Symphony No. 2 in D Major
Symphony No. 3 in Eb Major, "Eroica"
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor
Symphony No. 6 in F Major
Symphony No. 7 in A Major
Symphony No. 8 in F Major

Leonard Bernstein

Chichester Psalms

Georges Bizet

Jeux d'Enfants (Children's Games), Op. 22
L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Carmen: Entrance of the Toreadors

Johannes Brahms

Abend Lieder
Academic Festival Overture
Alto Rhapsody
Fest Und Gedenk Sprache
(2016-17)  Four Gypsy Songs (Vier Zigeunerlieder)
German Requiem
Hungarian Dance No. 5
Liebeslieder Waltzer
Nänie
Neue Liebeslieder
Serenade No. 1 in D Major
Serenade No. 2, Op. 16
Symphony No. 1 in C Minor
Symphony No. 4 in E Minor
Tragische Ouverture
Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Violin Concerto in D Major

Benjamin Britten

Rejoice in the Lamb
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

Dietrich Buxtehude

Command Thine Angel That He Come
In Dulci Jubilo
top

-C-

Emmanuel Chabrier

(2016-17)  Suite Pastorale

Cecile Chaminade

Concertino for Flute and Orchestra

Ernest Chausson

Poem for Violin and Orchestra

Luigi Cherubini

Requiem in C Minor

Aaron Copland

Billy the Kid
Canticle of Freedom
El Salon Mexico
Fanfare for the Common Man
Quiet City
Lincoln Portrait
Suite from Appalachian Spring (full orchestration and 13 instruments/original ballet orchestration)
Symphony No. 1 for Organ and Orchestra
The Tender Land (excerpts)

Henry Cowell

Slow Jig
top

-D-

David Diamond

Music for Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet

Claude Debussy

Nocturnes
Trois Chansons

Frederick Delius

The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Two Aquarelles

Norman Dello Joio

Jubilant Song

Daniel Dorff

Blast Off!
Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Paul Dukas

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Maurice Durufle

Requiem Mass

Antonin Dvorak

Carnival Overture
Legends
Serenade for Strings
Serenade for Winds in D Minor
Slavonic Dance No. 1
Slavonic Dance No. 3
Stabat Mater
Symphony No. 7 in D Minor
Symphony No. 8 in G Major
top

-E-

Edward Elgar

Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47
Serenade for Strings
Enigma Variations
top

-F-

Gabriel Faure

Masque et Bergamasque
Pavane
Requiem Mass

Gerald Finzi

In Terra Pax
(2016-17)  Magnificat
top

-G-

George Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue

Gilbert & Sullivan

Selections from: "The Gondoliers", "H.M.S. Pinafore", "The Mikado", and "The Pirates of Penzance"

Reinhold Gliere

Russian Sailor's Dance (from The Red Poppy)

Morton Gould

American Salute

Charles-Francois Gounod

Ballet Music from Faust
Petite Symphonie for Winds
Symphony No. 1

Edvard Greig

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
top

-H-

George Frederick Handel

Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 1
Messiah
Organ Concerto, No. 10, Op. 7, No. 7
Water Music

Howard Hanson

Cherubic Hymn

Roy Harris

(2016-17)  The Folksong Symphony, No 4

Franz Joseph Haydn

Creation
Harmoniemesse
Heilig Messe
Missa Brevis St. Joannis de Deo
The Seasons (excerpts)
Symphony No. 97
Symphony No. 103

Gustav Holst

Christmas Day
The Planets, "Mars"
St. Paul's Suite

Victor Hely-Hutchinson

(2016-17)  Carol Symphony

Arthur Honegger

Christmas Cantata (Une cantate de Noël)
King David
Pastoral d’été, H.31
top

-I-

Charles Ives

Variations on "America"
top

-J-

Gordon Jacob

Old Wine in New Bottles

Karl Jenkins

Gloria (Philadelphia Premiere, May 14, 2011)

Joseph Jongen

Symphonie Concertante
top

-K-

Robert Kapilow

Green Eggs and Ham

Zoltan Kodaly

Te Deum
top

-L-

Anatol Liadov

The Music Box
top

-M-

Pietro Mascagni

Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Hymn

Jules Massenet

Thaïs: Meditation

Felix Elijah Mendelssohn

Die Erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60 (The First Walpurgis Night)
"The Hebrides" Overture
Overture to "The Fair Melusine"
String Symphony No.1 in C Major
String Symphony No.5 in Bb Major
String Symphony No. 6 in Eb Major
Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 11
Symphony No. 2 in Bb Major, "Hymn of Praise"
Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, "Scottish"
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, "Italian"
Symphony No. 5 in D Major, "Reformation"
Vom Himmel hoch (“From Heaven on High“)

Gian-Carlo Menotti

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Xavier Montsalvatge

Canciones Negras

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Divertimento in C Major, K. 157
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Exsultate Jubilate
Overture from "The Impressario" (Der Schauspieldirektor)
The Magic Flute (excerpts)
Marriage of Figaro (excerpts)
Missa Brevis, Organ Solo Mass
Overture from Cosi fan Tutte
Piano Concerto No. 15 in Bb Major
Requiem
Solemnes Vesperae
Symphony No. 39 in Eb Major
Symphony No. 40 in G Minor
Symphony No. 41 in C Major, "Jupiter"
Violin Concerto No. 5, K. 219

Modest Mussorgsky

Night on Bald Mountain
top

-N-

Carl Nielsen

Helios Overture, Op.17

Ronald Nelson

Christmas Story
top

-O-

-P-

Johann Pachelbel

Canon and Gigue

Robert Page

Suite in Blue
Tin Pan Alley Suite

Alice Parker

Songstream

Lloyd Pfautsch

Day For Dancing

Daniel Pinkham

Christmas Cantata

Francis Poulenc

Gloria
Organ Concerto

Sergei Prokofiev

Lieutenant Kijé, Op. 60
Peter and the Wolf
Symphony No. 1 in D Major

Giacomo Puccini

Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus
Missa di Gloria
Preludio Sinfonico
Turandot: Final Chorus
top

-Q-

-R-

Sergei Rachmaninov

Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, "The Rock"
Vocalise

Maurice Ravel

Mother Goose Suite
Pavanne pour une infante défunte

Stephen Reineke

Casey at the Bat

Ottorino Respighi

The Birds
Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 1
Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 2
Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 3
Three Botticelli Pictures

Gioachino Rossini

Overture to Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Overture to La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Overture to La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie)
Overture to L'inganno felice (The Happy Deception)
Overture to L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)

John Rutter

Gloria
Requiem
top

-S-

Camille Saint-Saens

Concerto for Violin No. 3 in B Minor
Danse Macabre
Organ Symphony No. 3 in C Minor

Francois Schubert

The Bee

Franz Schubert

Mass in G
Mass No. 6 in Eb Major
Symphony No. 3
Symphony No. 5 in Bb, D. 485

William Schuman

New England Triptych, Chester

Heinrich Schutz

Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross

Tibor Serly

Transylvanian Rhapsody

Robert Shaw & Robert Russell Bennett

Many Moods of Christmas

Rodon Shchedrin

Carmen Suite (after Bizet)

Dmitri Shostakovich

Festive Overture

Jean Sibelius

Finlandia
Karelia Suite, Op.11
Pelleas and Melisande, Op. 46

Carl Stamitz

Concerto for Clarinet and Bassoon

William Grant Still

Afro-American Symphony
top

-T-

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Eugene Onegin: Entr’acte Act II, Scene I, Waltz
The Nutcracker Suite
Orchestral Suite No. 4 in G, "Mozartiana"

Georg Philipp Telemann

Viola Concerto in G Major

Randall Thompson

Frostiana (orchestral version)
Peaceable Kingdom
Testament of Freedom

Virgil Thomson

The Plow That Broke the Plains

Frank Tirro

American Jazz Mass
top

-U-

-V-

Giuseppe Verdi

Aida: Triumphal March
La Traviata: Act 1, Prelude
Requiem
Te Deum

Henri Vieuxtemps

Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Minor

Antonio Vivaldi

Concerto for Four Cellos
Concerto for Two Cellos in G Minor
Concerto for Two Violins, Cello and Strings in D Minor
Concerto for Two Trumpets in C Major, R.V. 537
Flute Concerto in D Major, "The Goldfinch"
Gloria
Harp Concerto in C Major
top

-W-

Richard Wagner

Lohengrin: Introduction to Act III
Meistersinger: Act III, Introduction
Siegfried Idyll
Tannhäuser: Fest March

William Walton

Henry V (excerpts)

Peter Warlock

Capriol Suite

Carl Maria von Weber

Der Freischutz

David Westfall

(2016-17)  An American Salute

Eric Whitacre

(2016-17)  Animal Crackers

James Whitbourn

Annelies

John Williams

Schindler's List
Star Wars (orchestral suite)

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
English Folksong Suite
Five Mystical Songs
Flourish for a Coronation
Folk Songs of the Four Seasons/Winter (women’s chorus and orchestra)
In Windsor Forest
Sancta Civitas (Philadelphia Premiere)
Serenade to Music (full orchestral version and version for string orchestra and piano)
Song of Thanksgiving
(2016-17)  Two Hymn-Tune Preludes
top

-X-

-Y-

-Z-

top