Meditation on "La Prima Vez"
For piano four hands, approx. 8 min.
To be performed by ZOFO at UC Davis in February 2020
Rumination on "La Prima Vez"
For solo flute, approx. 9 min.
Performed by Sarah Wald at the Manetti Shrem Gallery in September 2019
A Few Minutes of Pure Cinema
For silent film and chamber orchestra, approx. 4 min.
Performed by the Avanti! Chamber Orchestra in Porvoo, Finland in June 2019
Tesselation: A Musical Diversion
Exhibit at the Manetti Shrem Gallery in June 2019
Concerto in Miniature
For flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano; approx. 6 min.
Performed by the Empyrean Ensemble at UC Davis in June 2019
Cake: The Opera
Text by Lucy Corin
For soprano, tenor, viola, and piano; approx. 10 min.
Performed by Ann Moss, Jacob Thompson, Kelly Thomas (optional silent role), Kurt Rohde, and Karen Rosenak at UC Davis in May 2019
For solo cello, approx. 8 min.
Performed by Rhonda Rider at UC Davis in January 2019
For string quartet, approx. 8 min.
To be performed by the Daedalus Quartet in January 2019
Music for the Pritzlaff Building
For violin and bass clarinet, approx. 6 min.
Performed by Jeff Yang and Cory Tiffin in October 2018
For solo organ, approx. 9 min.
Performed by Annie Spink in July 2018
For solo violin, approx. 9 min.
Performed by Miranda Cuckson in May 2018
Pat on the Back
Text by Brendan Higginbottom
For soprano, tenor, and piano four hands
Performed by members of the Brooklyn Art Song Society in May 2018
For contrabass flute (with effects pedals) and contraforte, approx. 9 min.
Performed by Keyed Kontraptions in April 2018
Echoes and Fragments
For harp and live electronics, approx. 13 min.
Performed by Jennifer Ellis in April 2018
Fantasy for Electric Guitar and Percussion
For electric guitar and percussion, approx. 11 min.
Performed by the Living Earth Show in January 2018
Prelude and Allegro
For violin, English horn, and harp, approx. 12 min.
Performed by TALIS Academy fellows and faculty in July 2018
For three percussion players, approx. 12.5 min.
Performed by Chris Froh, Michael Austin, and Jordan Shippy in April 2017
dreamers no. 2
Text by Renée Aubern
For women's choir and blossom bells, approx. 5 min.
Performed by Vox Musica and Laura Inserra in February 2017
Approach of Winter
Text by William Carlos Williams
For soprano and piano, approx. 4 min.
To be read by Lucy Fitz Gibbons in May 2017 and recorded by Anne-Marie Endres in June 2017
Theme and Variations
For solo flute, approx. 7.5 min.
Performed by Allison Jayroe at the Brevard Music Center in August 2016
For orchestra, approx. 5 min.
Read by the Brevard Music Center Orchestra in August 2016
For string quartet, approx. 10 min.
Performed by Sarah Berger, Anna Bishop, John Cooper, and Mattie Brister at the Brevard Music Center in July 2016
Text by Siegfried Sassoon
For mezzo soprano and piano, approx. 2.5 min.
Performed by Camille Sherman and Yihao Zhou at the Transylvania County Library in Brevard, NC in July 2016
For piccolo, five flutes, alto flute, and bass flute; approx. 6.5 min.
Performed by the Saint Xavier University Flute Choir in Chicago in Apr. 2016
Scene from Prometheus Unbound
Text by Percy Bysshe Shelley
For baritone and ten instruments; approx. 10 min.
Performed by the University of Tennessee at Martin's Contemporary Music Group in Nov. 2016
For flute and cello; approx. 5 min.
Performed by Gaby Vargas and Alyson Berger in Chicago in Oct. 2015
For flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, and 'cello; approx. 7 min.
Performed by the Contemporary Ensemble at the Atlantic Music Festival in July 2015
Pas de Quatre
For percussion quartet; approx. 6.5 min.
Performed by participants in the nief-norf Summer Music Festival in June 2015
Performed at PASIC by the UT Knoxville Percussion Ensemble in Nov. 2015
Performed at New Music on the Bayou by faculty of the University of Louisiana at Monroe in Monroe, LA in June 2016
Prelude and Canonic Fantasy
For carillon; approx. 7 min.
Performed by James Fackenthal at Rockefeller Chapel in Chicago in Aug. 2015
Adagio and Scherzo
For orchestra; approx. 10 min.
Performed by the Chicago City-Wide Orchestra in Mar. 2015
Elegy for a Lady: A Music Drama in One Act
Text by Arthur Miller
For soprano, baritone, flute, clarinet,
violin, 'cello, bass, piano; approx. 40 min.
Performed by SFCM students and alumni at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in May 2014
Text by Hart Crane
For soprano and orchestra; approx. 5 min.
Read by the SFCM Orchestra and Stephanie Dietz in Dec. 2013
Text by Richard Wilbur
For soprano and piano; approx. 7.5 min.
Recorded by Katherine Vokes and Daniel Schlosberg in Jan. 2014
For 2 violins, viola, 'cello, bass; approx. 10 min.
Recorded by members of the Civic and CBAO Orchestras in Aug. 2013
Text by Amy Lowell
For soprano and piano; approx. 3 min.
Performed by Stephanie Dietz and Anne Polyakov at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in Apr. 2013
For solo piano, approx. 6.5 min.
Performed by Donna Lee Fackenthal in Chicago in Aug. 2013
Performed by Yinqi Zhu at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in Nov. 2013
For violin, 'cello, piano; approx. 10 min.
Performed by the Chicago Trio in Chicago in Aug. 2013
Performed by SFCM students in San Francisco in Apr. 2013
For soprano and 'cello, approx. 3 min.
Performed by EAMA students in Paris in July 2012
Tombstones in the Starlight
Text by Dorothy Parker
For soprano and piano, approx. 17 min.
Performed by Rachel Chung and Jinxuan Zhang at Columbia University in May 2012
For violin, 'cello, piano; approx. 4.5 min.
Performed in New York by members of the NYYS
For orchestra, approx. 4 min.
Read in New York by members of the ACO and NYYS in Apr. 2012
For solo harp, approx. 1.5 min.
Performed by Maia Darme at Columbia University in Feb. 2012
Text by Sarah Wald
For soprano, clarinet, violin, viola, 'cello, piano; approx. 4.5 min.
Performed by counter)induction and Elizabeth Hertzog at Columbia University in Dec. 2011
For string quartet, approx. 14 min.
For woodwind quintet, approx. 8 min.
Performed at the Wintergreen Music Festival by the Crawfords Climb Woodwind Quintet in Aug. 2011
Text by George Eliot
For soprano and piano, approx. 2 min.
Performed by Ann Moss and Joungmin Sur at CSU Fresno in July 2011
For clarinet, violin, viola, 'cello; approx. 8 min.
Performed by counter)induction in New York in Dec. 2010
For two pianos, approx. 10 min.