Compositions

For scores not listed, or to commission me to compose/arrange something new, contact me at Marcus@MarcusNorris.com

Chamber Music (Instrumental)

    • 2022 – MERCY – 14 Instruments – 7′
    • 2021 – Miss Me – Bassoon & Piano – 4′ (Score)
    • 2021 – Nothing is Without Meaning – Violin & Piano – 7′ (Score)
    • 2021 – I Don’t Want Your Love – Piano, Violin, Cello, Contrabass – 5′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Good to You – Solo Violin – 3.5′ (Score)
    • 2018  – I Tried So Hard for You [Dance Suite] – Violin & piano – 10′ (Score)
    • 2018 – Lake Turkana – Piano – 3′ (Score)
    • 2018 – Shatter – Violin & piano – 2′ (Score)
    • 2017 – You Would Too – Piano, flute, viola. –  7’ (Score)
    • 2016 – You Haven’t Said a Word – Cello & Fixed Media Electronics. –  6’ (Score)
    • 2016 – You Haven’t Said a Word – Cello Quartet. –  6’ (Score)
    • 2013 – Outchea –  piano & viola – 4′ (Score)

  1. Miss Me (Bassoon & Piano)
  2. Nothing is Without Meaning [MIDI DEMO] - violin and piano
  3. Good to You (for Violin solo) [2020]
  4. Dance Suite (I Tried So Hard for You) [for piano and violin]
  5. I Don't Want Your Love (for piano, violin, cello, bass)
  6. Marcus Norris - Lake Turkana - E4TT performance
  7. Shatter (for Piano and Violin)
  8. You Would Too
  9. You Haven't Said a Word [Cello & Fixed Media Version]
  10. You Haven't Said A Word (for Cello Quartet)
  11. Outchea - South Side Symphony


Orchestral Music

    • 2022 – There Can Be No More Kings: A Hood Fantasy – Orchestra – 12′
    • 2022 – MERCY – piano and chamber orchestra – 7′
    • 2019 – GLORY violin concerto – Violin & Chamber Orchestra – 11′ (Score)
    • 2018 – My Idols are Dead – String Orchestra – 7′ (Score)

  1. GLORY (violin concerto)
  2. My Idols Are Dead (for string orchestra)


Vocal Music

    • 2020 – Love Song for the Universe – Soprano & Piano – 4′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Block Party – Soprano & Piano [Note: The lyrics of Block Party contain cuss words.] – 5′ (Score)
    • 2020 – The Thinker – Soprano & Piano – 5′ (Score)

  1. Love Song for the Universe (Nia Drummond performance)
  2. Block Party [2020] (Explicit Warning)


Jazz & Pop Originals

    • 2020 – She Never Leaves –for piano, bass, drums, and strings. – 2′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Lazy Love – rhythm section and string orchestra – 2’30” (Score)
    • 2020 – When It Rains – rhythm section and string orchestra – 3′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Lovey Lullaby – for guitar, piano, celesta or keyboard, 2 alto saxes, and 3 tenor saxes. – 2’30” (Score)
    • 2020 – Peach Lemonade – guitar, trumpets, and string orchestra – 2′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Finer in the Summer – saxophones, rhythm section, and string orchestra – 2′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Kiss My Face – rhythm section and string orchestra – 2′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Pray for Rain – rhythm section and string orchestra – 4′ (Score)
    • 2020 – Grass Stains – rhythm section and string orchestra – 2’30” (Score)
    • 2020 – Recognize Game – rhythm section and string orchestra – 3′ (Score)

  1. She Never Leaves
  2. Lazy Love
  3. When It Rains
  4. Lovey Lullaby
  5. Peach Lemonade
  6. Finer in the Summer
  7. Kiss My Face
  8. Pray for Rain
  9. Grass Stains
  10. Recognize Game (SKRT SKRT)


Classical Arrangements & Orchestrations

    • 2014 – Ravel – Sonatine II – Orchestra – 3’ (Score)
    • 2013 – Debussy – Girl With The Flaxen Hair – String Orchestra – 3’ (Score)

  1. Ravel Sonatine II Orchestration
  2. Girl With the Flaxen Hair for String Orchestra


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