Daughters Concerto (2015), for piano soloist and full orchestra. Will be premiered April, 2016 by The Orchestra Now conducted by Leon Botstein. 12 min.

Gloria Nightwatch and the Ghost (2015), for Lead Singer and Chamber Orchestra. Commissioned and premiered by Contemporaneous, a 21 musician, contemporary orchestra ensemble on their program Self Portrait, performed at DiMenna Center for Classical Music, Mary Flagger Cary Hall New York, NY. 15 min.

When Vera (2014) for Soprano or Alto and piano, set text by W. Sebald

5 of Poems (2013-14) current collection of song-poems for piano and voice

That Sweete Breeze (2014) for solo violin, piano, and guitar or harp. 8 min.

The Hills (2013) for vocal trio. 7 min. 

Semester Abroad (2013) for piano quartet. Premiered at the Yellow Barn Young Artists Program June 29th 2013 in Putney, Vermont. 16 min.

Sveitaar, sveimen var Kvieoinen: "Koorwei, Koorwei" (2013) for mezzo soprano and piano. Commissioned by the Bard Conservatory of Music for First Songs: Dawn Upshaw and the Bard Graduate Vocal Arts Program. 4 min.

Three songs from The Book of Ingaaric Songs for Two Faces: Sooreid Jau (Beautiful Fish), Aait Tulamineija (As Punishment), and (Song of Wedding) (2013) for two mezzo sopranos. Commissioned by the Bard Conservatory of Music for First Songs: Dawn Upshaw and the Bard Graduate Vocal Arts Program. 6 min.

Loves: A Study in Rooms (2013) for bassoon and three percussion. Commissioned by bassoonist David Adam Nagy. 20 min. 

I Prepared a Speech (2013) for five horns. Commissioned by horn player James Haber. 7 min.

Fixation (2012) duet for two violins and piano, written for the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival 2012 

In Preparation for the Storm, mvt. III Hey Rain (2012) for John Cage Third Construction percussion ensemble, commissioned by the John Cage Centennial 2012 Festival, Washington DC

Heart on Her Sleeve: A piece on the lines of Sylvie Guillem (2011) string quintet (cello), premièred/composed at Yellow Barn Music Festival

Riddle #8 (2011) a cappella choir

Running to Stand Still (2011) arrangement of original U2 song for 16 part a cappella choir

Amidst Cold White Stars, Wood Dreams Flesh (2010): full orchestra, premièred at the Walt Disney Concert Hall by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra for the Symphony For Youth program 

Vermont Cycle (2010), harp and soprano song cycle

Studies on an Artists Final Works for Lee Alexander McQueen, string quartet (2010) premièred/composed at Yellow Barn Young Artist Program, July 2010

cloister (2009), full orchestra, premièred at the Walt Disney Concert Hall by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra for the Symphony for Schools program, Feb 25 & 26, 2010

Ludicrous Patents (2010), brass quintet, reading May 2010, Los Angeles Philharmonic Composer Fellowship Program

concentration (2010), wind quintet, reading March 2010, Los Angeles Philharmonic Composer Fellowship Program

timbres, pizzicato, harmonics and other such games (2009), string quartet, reading November 2009, Los Angeles Philharmonic Composer Fellowship Program

(internal conversation) (2009), violin solo and string chamber orchestra, violin solo premièred by the De Capo Chamber Players at Bard Hall, Bard College November 2011

bird : cage (2009), piano trio, premièred /commissioned by Yellow Barn Young Artist Program July 2009 and performed at the MTAC Convention July 2010

chanson d’insomnie (2009), flute and piano, premièred at MTAC San Diego recital, 2010

eucalyptus (2008), string quartet, premièred /commissioned by Yellow Barn Young Artist Program, July 2008

…and so the Night became (2008), mezzo-soprano and piano

“from a window” : five paintings by Johannes Vermeer (2007), piano trio

Three Sketches (2007), string quartet, premièred /commissioned by Yellow Barn Young Artist Program, July 2007

A Bittersweet Ending (2007), piano, cello and B-flat clarinet

Victorious Dead (2006), pedal harp duet, premièred at the MTAC Convention, July 2006

Mirachaint (2005), piano solo, premièred the MTAC Convention, July 2005


compositions