Composer

  • “…reaching for something new and unknown.”

    New York Classical Review

List of Works

Hear her acoustic works on SOUNDCLOUD

See her solo looping works on YOUTUBE

Click here for sheet music

VOCAL

Ring Out, Wild Bells
vocal octet (or chorus) and field recording
(written for Roomful of Teeth)
8′
2017

Within Two Walls
soprano, flute, cello, harpsichord (or piano)
7′
2019

Space in Chains
A song cycle for soprano (or mezzo) and viola
7’30”
2016

The Last Rose
soprano/cellist (or for duo)
5′
2016

Seasons of Basho
piano, cello (or viola), and high voice
16’
2015

ORCHESTRAL

Go BIG or Go HOME
for Rock Orchestra
(written for the Nu Deco Ensemble)

3′
2019

1,1,1 +bs.cl, 1
1, 1, 1, 0
timp, drum kit, 3 perc
piano
Electric Bass, Electric Guitar, Synth
strings

*this piece can be modular upon request*

Through Which We Flow
string orchestra
10′
2017

violin 1, 2, 3, 4
viola 1 & 2
cello 1 & 2
bass 1 & 2

Actions Speak
for full orchestra
8′
2017

1+picc., 2, 1 + bs. cl, 2
2, 2, 1, 1,
timpani, percussion, vibes/marimba
strings min. 4, 4, 3, 3, 2

Grasping for Light
18 solo strings (written for A Far Cry)
6′
2018

9 violins, 4 violas, 3 cellos, 2 basses

CHAMBER MUSIC

Sextet

The dappled light just beyond her skin…
alto flute, bass clarinet, percussion, piano, viola, cello
8′
2016

Quintets

If Only I
Wind Quintet
6’30’
2018

Sagrada Familia
clarinets (b-flat and bass), piano, violin, viola, cello
15’30”
2017

Tapped into the same vein
for string quartet & viola
6’30″​
2017

Luminosity
brass quintet
6’
2016

Getting Home (I must be…)
string quartet and bass
3’40”
2015

Quartets

Father, Forgive them
for period (or modern) string quartet
written for the Juilliard415 Program
4′
2019

Get into the NOW
string quartet
10′
2017

In Equal Measure
violin quartet
10′
2018

Trios

Bridge & Tunnel
clarinet, viola, and piano
5’
2015

I Only Speak of the Sun
violin, viola, and cello
11′
2018

Duos

Vor Eternity
viola (or cello) and piano (or harpsichord)
3′
2016

‘Til this Night: Shakespeare Scenes for Actor and Viola with Loop Machine
5’30”
2016

Only a Beginning 
violin and viola
5’
2015

But Not Until
viola duo or viola & cello
6’30”
2014

SOLOS

(with and without electronics)

Delta Sunrise
solo viola
3’33”
2017

Swerve
cello and loop pedal 
6’
2016
viola version here

Forgiveness
bass clarinet and loop pedal
7’
2015

Confronting the Sky
solo violin
6’
2015

Released
amplified solo viola, or acoustic solo cello
7’
2014

Source of Joy
viola and loop pedal
3’30”
2014

Into the Vortex
viola and loop pedal 
4’
2014

Hello
viola and loop pedal
5’
2014
(also available for violin or cello)

Touch
viola and loop pedal 
7’
2014

Afflicted Mantra
viola and loop pedal
7’
2013

Getting Home (I must be…)
viola and loop pedal
4’
2013
(also available for violin)

Duende
viola and loop pedal
8’
2011

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