Compositions


“Children Dancing”
by Louis Valentine Johnson (LVJ/Dos Almas/ASCAP)
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“Creativity is an artist’s path to a lifetime of discovery.”
~LVJ
 

THE PEACE CONCERTO
FOR SOLO GUITAR
BY LOUIS VALENTINE JOHNSON
Dedicated to Alexander L. Johnson

The Peace Concerto has been arranged and orchestrated for:
Guitar and Viola, Guitar and Clarinet, Guitar and Piano,
Guitar and String Quartet

 

I“PORTRAITS”

II“SONG OF PEACE”

III“THE QUESTION”

TWELVE MOMENTS
For Solo Guitar BY LOUIS VALENTINE JOHNSON
(From the Peace Concerto for Alexander L. Johnson II)

MOMENT I “VALIANTLY RUNNING WITH FIRE”

MOMENT II “SAD THE DEATH”

MOMENT III “SONG OF PEACE”

MOMENT IV “A BOY’S TEARS PLAY THE GUITAR”
A quotation of Tárrega (Arr: by Alex Johnson and LVJ)

MOMENT V “I AM HERE!”

MOMENT VI “A PHOTOGRAPH OF LOVE”

MOMENT VII “A LITTLE BOY RUNS”

MOMENT VIII “THE JOURNEY BEGINS”

MOMENT IX “THOUGHTS OF THE DARK FIRE”

MOMENT X “WITH MAMA AND DADDY”

MOMENT XI “SAD WITHOUT MY DADDY”

MOMENT XII“ALWAYS IN MY HEART”

FOR THE CHILDREN
FOR SOLO GUITAR BY LOUIS VALENTINE JOHNSON

Toon Vandevorst has arranged and orchestrated For the Children for:

Guitar and String Orchestra
Guitar and String Quartet
Guitar and Viola
Guitar and Clarinet

I “HEIDI”S SONG”

II “CHILDREN DANCING”

III “THE FIRST NIGHT”

IV “GRADUATION”

COMPOSITIONS FOR SOLO GUITAR
BY LOUIS VALENTINE JOHNSON

“WHITE BIRD PASS”

“TWO BOYS”
Also arranged for Guitar and Viola

“SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH No. 1”

“SEPTEMBER ELEVENTH No. 2”

“REFLECTIONS 911”

“WALKING THE YUBA RIVER”

“SNOWFALL IN EL ESCORIAL”

“ONE”

“A SOLDIER IN PARADISE”

“DARK HONEY”

“THE FERRIS WHEEL”

“VALENTINE WALTZ”

“THE FIRST NIGHT”

“GRADUATION”

“CHILDREN DANCING”

“ISLA NEGRA”

“THE JOURNEY”

“RAGDOLL”

“LAMENT AT FORT HALL”

“TO THE POETS”

“THREE PERILOUS THOUGHTS”
1. Hope
2. Wish
3. Desire

“TWO HAIKUS”
1. If Only
2. Water,Wind & Stone

“SNAKE RIVER SUNSET”

“WAPELLO MORNING”

“A WINTER DAY”