Composer

  • “…reaching for something new and unknown.”

    New York Classical Review

List of Works

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VOCAL

…the beauty of their dreams
for SSAB Chorus
3’30”
2019

I long and seek after
Female Vocal Octet
(commissioned by the Lorelei Ensemble
awarded the Dale Warland Singers Commission Award from Chorus America)
17′
2019

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

Ring Out, Wild Bells
vocal octet (or chorus) and field recording
(written for Roomful of Teeth)
7′
2017

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
14′
2015

ORCHESTRAL

***String Orchestra versions also available for ***
“Get Into the NOW”, “Slow Burn”, and “Hello”
see below

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*

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

9 violins, 4 violas, 3 cellos, 2 basses

Through Which We Flow
string orchestra
10′
2017

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

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

Slow Burn
string quartet and bass
4′
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

In Equal Measure
violin quartet
10′
2018

Get into the NOW
string quartet (or string orchestra)
*improvised sections can be written out

10′
2017

Trios

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

Bridge & Tunnel
clarinet, viola, and piano
3’30″
2015

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)

Excessive Use of Force
solo cello, viola, or violin
5′
2020

Delta Sunrise
solo viola, cello, or violin
3′
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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