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Here is a list of my music compositions (also found on my C.V.).  Click on the links below for quick navigation.

Solo/Chamber
Large Ensemble
Chorus
Songs
Electroacoustic
Incidental (Theatre/Film)
Pedagogical
Open Form
Albums
Arrangements

Solo/Chamber:

Guitar Concerto (2009): 11:23

Classical Guitar Soloist, String Quintet (Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Cello, Double Bass)

Premiere in April 2009

 

A Change in Weather (2009): 6:10

The Namaste Ensemble (Flute, Soprano Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Piano)

Premiere in November 2009 (in Italy)

 

Hesitant Again (2011): 10:10

The Alturas Duo (Viola and Classical Guitar)

Unperformed

 

Disciplined Lyricism (2011): 24:00

String Quartet

Partially performed

 

NRG (2012): 11:00

016 New Music Ensemble (Alto Sax, Trombone, Percussion, Piano, String quartet)

Premiere in November 2012

 

Impossible (for Vera Kushner) (2012): 7:30

Solo piano

Unperformed

 

In Love and War (commissioned by the 016 New Music Ensemble) (2014): 12:30

Alto Saxophone, Trombone, Violin, and Cello

Premiere in May 2016

 

native immigrants (Native American text, public domain) (2016): 13:15

Pierrot Ensemble

Unperformed

 

Large Ensemble:

Shards (2010): 13:00

Orchestra

Read in November 2010

 

Greed (2011): 10:15

Orchestra

Unperformed

 

Symphony (2012): 30:00

Orchestra

Unperformed

 

Pursued by the Nazgûl (commissioned by The Music School at Sound Crossing) (2012): 4:45

Chamber string orchestra

Premiere in May 2013

 

Slumber (commissioned by The Music School at Sound Crossing) (2013): 6:00

Chamber string orchestra

Premiere in March 2014

 

Of One, Strength (2014): 8:45

Orchestra

Read in November 2014

 

The Places of the Past (commissioned by The Music School at Sound Crossing) (2015): 4:48

Orchestra and Fixed Media

Premiere in June 2015

 

rain, in two dimensions, bent on itself, and reconnected (2016): 10:30

Wind Ensemble

Unperformed

 

Chorus:

 

A Winter’s Tale (Text by D. H. Lawrence, Public Domain) (2011): 4:20

SATB

Unperformed

 

Three Settings (Text by Emily Dickinson, Public Domain) (2012): 5:00

SATB

Unperformed

 

Hate Song: A political farce that isn’t funny anymore (Text by author) (2016): 9:00

SATB and Banjoist/Guitarist, with theatrical elements

Unperformed

 

 

Songs:

 

of nights in April (Text by Willa Cather, Public Domain) (2015): 3 songs, totaling 15:00

Soprano and Piano

 

Silent and melancholy (Text by various authors, Public Domain) (2015): 4 songs totaling 11:15

Soprano and Piano

Unperformed

 

Electroacoustic:

Abandoning Lucidity (for Erin Camp) (2012): 4:10

1 Flutist (Alto Flute, Piccolo, and Kick Drum) and Fixed Media

Unperformed

 

Soul Refuge (2013): 6 tracks, ca. 29:00 total

Fixed Media

CD (Self-released)

 

Exercise Music (2014): 6 tracks, ca. 65:00 total

Fixed Media

CD (Self-released)

 

Bloomfield Yard in the Dark (2014): 10:18

Fixed Media

Unperformed

 

The Places I Dream of Before I Visit (2015): 7:00

Fixed Media

Premiere in March 2015

 

Improvisational Structure No. 7: obstinacy (2015): 5:13

Amplified Viola and Fixed Media

Premiere in March 2015

 

fraternity with all those good and beautiful things: a requiem (2015): 50:00

SATB Soloists, Saxophone Quartet, Rock Band, Interactive Audiovisual Media, Fixed Audio Media

Premiere in March 2016

 

Bleak Friday (2015): 6:30

Marimba and Fixed Media

Premiere in May 2016

 

Incidental:

 

Henry V (Theatre Incidental Music) (2011): Various cues and short pieces of various lengths

Trumpet, Percussion, Viola, Classical Guitars

Premiere in spring 2011

 

Billy’s Cap (Documentary Film Incidental Music) (2012): Various cues and pieces of various lengths

Fixed Media

Documentary (DVD released March 2014)

 

Pedagogical:

 

Sight Reading Exercises for Guitarists (2015)

Guitar instructor and student

 

Open Form:

 

Improvisational Structure No. 1: A Trip Through Interdimensional Normalcy (2015): indeterminate duration or ca. 10:00

Jazz ensemble, fixed media, open instrumentation

Unperformed

 

Improvisational Structure No. 2: Walking on Reich’s Beach (2015): indeterminate duration or ca. 10:00

Electric Guitar Quartet or Looping Guitarist, Improvising Percussionist(s), fixed media and video

Unperformed

 

Improvisational Structure No. 3: Joyful Noise (2015): 5:30

Open instrumentation, fixed media and video

Unperformed

Albums:

 

Soul Refuge (September 2013)

Ambient/spacious/nature-inspired

 

Exercise Music (April 2014)

Music for exercising/music for listening/rhythmic

 

fraternity with all those good and beautiful things (July 2016)

Live performance of Master’s thesis/rock/early music

Arrangements:

 

For student ensemble “Sound and Silence” (classically trained student ensemble playing popular music):

2012 arrangements (all performed):

Sweet Home Chicago (Robert Johnson)

Holiday (Green Day)

The Ocean (Led Zeppelin)

2013 arrangements (all performed):

Good Riddance (Green Day)

Otherside (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

We Are The Champions (Queen)

Eleanor Rigby (The Beatles)

Immigrant Song (Led Zeppelin)

Send Me On My Way (Rusted Root)

Learn to Fly (Foo Fighters)

About a Girl (Nirvana)

Holy Diver (Dio)

I Shot the Sheriff (Bob Marley and The Wailers)

Not Your Fault (AWOLNATION)

2014 arrangements (all performed):

Along for the Ride (Dream Theater)

crushcrushcrush (Paramore)

Still Into You (Paramore)

Broken ft. Amy Lee (Seether)

Empty Arms (Stevie Ray Vaughan)

The Impression That I Get (The Mighty Mighty Bosstones)

In the Hall of the Mountain King (Edvard Grieg)

Bewitched (Hart/Rodgers)

Sail (AWOLNATION)

On a Plain (Nirvana)

Crazy Train (Ozzy Osbourne)

Wish You Were Here (Incubus)

Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd)

Welcome to Paradise (Green Day)

Thunderstruck (AC/DC)

Parallel Universe (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Iron Man (Black Sabbath)

Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen)

2015 Arrangements (performed):

All Along the Watchtower (Jimi Hendrix)

Subdivisions (Rush)

Simple Man (Shinedown)

2015 Arrangements (“Creep” and “Right Here” performed):

Breaking the Law (Judas Priest)

Creep (Radiohead)

Right Here (Staind)

 

 

 

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