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Works

Vocal

Four Picture Books: Book 1 & 2 (2013 & 2017-10’

Book 1:      1. Singing/Rain

                 2. Where Go the Boats?

                 3. The Hayloft

                 4. Picture-Books in Winter

Book 2:      1. Windy Nights

soprano and guitar, poetry by Carl Sandburg

commissioned by Nicolas Deuson

premiered Oct. 2013, Paso Robles, CA & Atlanta, GA; Nov. 2013 & Feb. 2017, Portland, OR

The Witch of the Iron Wood (in progress)

chamber opera for 5 voices and piano, libretto by playwright Claire WilletT

workshop in-progress production premiered January 2012; Portland, OR

 Fogs and Fires (201210’

      1. Pearl Fog

      2. Monotone

      3. Follies

      4. I Sang

      5. Monotone

For mezzo-soprano and piano, poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson

commissioned by Elizabeth Kerstein

premiered August 2012, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA; Sept. 2012, Baltimore, MD

Late Summer Angles (200810’

For soprano and piano

premiered April 2008; New York, NY

Gloria (20065’

SATB choir with brass quintet; poetry by Denise Levertov, and traditional texts

Ode (20055’

FOR soprano and piano

premiered May, 2005; New York, NY

5 Blackbirds (20016’

      1. Gently

      2. Energetic

      3. Circular

      4. Ominous

      5. Hushed

for mezzo-soprano and piano, poetry by Wallace Stevens

premiered May, 2001; Walla Walla, WA

Large Ensemble


Alecto (20088.5’

              orchestra (2222, 4331, timp, perc., harp, str.)

premiere May, 2008; New York, NY

Mannes Orchestra, Michael Adelson, cond.

part of the 2008 New Music Festival

Downward to darkness, on extended wings  (2006-712’

For pierrot ensemble

winner, 2006 CIRCE commissioning award

premiered March, 2007; New York, NY

Meditation (20055’

for string octet

Keyboard


Labyrinths (in progress)

             solo piano

Halloween Waltz (20115’

             piano solo for beginning students

Primary Rhythms: 5 Dances for Solo Piano (2007-814’

      1. Mazurka

      2. Rag

      3. Tango

      4. Pavane

      5. Circus Polka

solo piano

premiered April, 2008; New York, NY

Chamber Music


a green evening, clear and warm (20082’

flute, violin, and cello

premiered August 2008; Hood River, Oregon

Westward always, into the sun (2007-820’

      1. burnt cliffs and lonely sky

      2. thinking river thoughts

      3. bright light and wind

              violin, viola, cello, & piano;

winner, Jean Schneider Goberman/Alaria Competition

premiered April, 2008; New York, NY

String Quartet I (2003, rev. 20046’

premiered July, 2003; Pebble Beach, CA

Fantasia for Clarinet & Piano (20028’

b-flat clarinet and piano

premiered May, 2003; Walla Walla, WA

Lament (20025’

solo euphonium

premiered May, 2002; Walla Walla, WA

Dance Suite (2001-212’

      1. Fanfare

      2. Country Dance

      3. Waltz Song

      4. Tarantella

brass quintet

premiered May, 2003; Walla Walla, WA 

Film & Theatre Music


Score to the film Imperfections (2009 10’

             Director, Rosa Navarette

Music for A Dream Play (2007

             electronic music

for The Dalliance Theater’s production of Strindberg’s play

premiered Summer, 2007; New York, NY

Music for A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2006

             percussion and voice

Incidental music for a production by The New England Shakespeare Festival

Also used by Original Practice Shakespeare/Portland, Oregon

premiered Summer, 2006; Deerfield, NH

Down in the Deep   (20036’

string quartet

accompaniment to the 1911 Pathé film of the same name

premiered May, 2003; Walla Walla, WA