Combo, alto saxophone, 2003 (also version for 4 saxophones, 2004)
How Now, Brown Clown?, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, piano, percussion, 2004
Fantasia Meccanica, cello, harpsichord, 2004
Ave Maria, mixed chorus, 2001
The Boys of Summer (text by Dylan Thomas), 4 mixed voices, 2003
In Oblivium (text by Ruy Belo), baritone, small orchestra (16 players), 2000
The Botticellian Trees (text by William Carlos Williams), soprano, piano, 2002
First Proposal: Lightness, 2001
Vasco Mendonça is a Portuguese composer of mostly chamber, choral and vocal works that have been performed in Europe.
Mendonça studied composition with Christopher Bochmann at the Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa from 1998 till 2001 and there earned his BMus. He then studied composition with Theo Loevendie and Klaas de Vries at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam from 2002 til 2004, where he earned his MMus.