Compositions – Complete List

Instrumentation: Piano Trio Duration: 4:45 Commission: Kandinsky Trio Premiere: 1/26/13 Olin Theatre; Roanoke College Roanoke, VA Program Note: Long Story Shortis a brief piano trio commissioned by and dedicated to the Kandinsky Trio on the occasion of their 25thAnniversary.  Music, whether specifically programmatic or not, as in this case, suggests narrative through gesture, dynamics, instrumental techniques, pace, tempo, and all of the myriad elements ...

SATB Chorus (2:30)

SSA Chorus, String Quartet (optional), Piano (6:00)

Amplified piano and percussion (8:15)

Soprano or Mezzo and Piano (4:10)

Electronic playback, with optional video by Kim Yantis (3:04)

SATB Chorus (2:00)

Soprano or Mezzo, Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano (13:10)

Soprano or mezzo and piano (13:10)

SATB Chorus + brief soprano solo (4:00)

SSA Chorus (1:12)

Soprano and organ (6:00)

Concerto for Viola and Orchestra

Three-part chorus, flute, cello, piano

Oboe (8:00 +, variable)

Orchestra: 2,2,2,2,2,2,2,1, 3 perc, strings (18:35)

Piano (1:14)

Voice (1:00)

SSA (4 movements, 2 available) Purchase from Colla Voce Music

SSA (4 movements, 2 available) Purchase from Colla Voce Music

Wind Ensemble, electronics & stereo playback system; optional video and optional interactive electronics using MYO controller. Also available with either DVD or stereo playback device. (10:00)

SATB Chorus (4:25)

Orchestra (wind quintet, brass quintet, 2 percussion, strings (min. 6,5,4,3,2) and electronics. (15:35)

Piano/Mezzo-soprano (one or two players, 20:00)

Piano (21:00)

Amplified clarinet and multichannel or stereo electronics (7:52)

Electronic music for 1:11 film

Electronic playback (4 movements, 19:00)

Flute, Bb clarinet, tenor sax, violin, viola, cello, piano, percussion (9:45)

Chorus, Appalachian Ensemble, Synthesizer, Electronics (80:00, can be excerpted)

Symphonic Band (3:30)

Solo Flute (3:00)

Viola and piano (6:10)

Flute and guitar (13:45)

Instrumentation: Organ Commission: Gail Archer Premiere: 4/11/18 Convocation Hall, University of Alberta Alberta, CA Program Note: The title Dust and Shadow comes from Book IV, Ode vii of the Odes of Horace. The original Latin is ‘Pulvis et umbra sumus. (We are but dust and shadow.) It speaks to our ephemeral natures, and suggests to me that of music as well ...

String Quartet and electronic playback (19:45)

Solo Voice (1:40)

2 Trpt, 2 trmb, tuba or 2 trpt, 2 trmb, horn (9:45)

Piano (16:40)

Solo Flute (8:00)

Violin and piano or Violin, viola, cello, contrabass and piano (19:00)

Soprano, Mezzo, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Piano (orchestrated version, with fl, bssn, vln, vcl, hpschd) (55:00)

Amplified cello and electronic playback (14:00)

Amplified Cello and Stereo Electronics (7:02)

Amplified soprano sax and stereo electronics (7:02)

Amplified Trumpet and stereo electronics (7:02)

Flute and piano (9:00)

Flute and cello (6:00); Purchase from Arsis Press

Electronic playback (1:00)

Solo viola, string orchestra, piano (18:00)

Solo viola, string quartet, piano *(18:00)

Amp. piano trio & stereo electronics (10:15)

Any of the following, either individually or in combination, amplified: bassoon, clarinet, bass clarinet, mezzo, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, viola, cello, marimba, multi-percussion, piano + electronics and optional video) (5:11)

SATB chorus and piano (3:10)

Instrumentation : 2 Trumpets (Bb) and 2 snare drums (2:00)

Electronic playback (11:10)

Cello, piano, percussion (Theater Piece) (55:00)

Electronic playback (3:08)

SSA + electronic playback (3:00)

Instrumentation:  SATB Chorus Duration  5:15 Commission:  The Illinois Wesleyan University Collegiate Choir, J. Scott Ferguson, conductor and made possible by the Sylvia Monti Anderson Commissioned Choral Work Fund honoring Delta Omicron at Illinois Wesleyan University. Premiere:3/2/19First Presbyterian ChurchSpringfield, IL Program Note: I Love is a setting of verse XXIX of the thirty in Gertrude Stein’s poem Before the Flowers of Friendship Faded Friendship Fadedand is used by permission granted by the Estate of Gertrude Stein, through its Literary Executor, Mr. Stanford Gann, Jr. of Levin & Gann, P.A.  Stein’s extended ...

Violin and piano (18:00)

String Orchestra + Electronics fashioned from field recordings of glaciers (12:00)

Piano Trio (15:00)

Narrator, 2 Fl (dbl picc), 2 ob (dbl Eng Hn), 2 cl, 2 bssn, 2 hrn, 2 trpts, 2 trmb, tba, tymp, 2 perc, strings (25:00)

Amplified flute, computer interface to run Max-MSP (version 5 or higher), foot pedal and stereo playback (16:00)

Percussion Quintet (battery percussion) (6:30)

Soprano, flute and piano (1:00)

Trumpet, bassoon, piano (15:00)

Oboe and English Horn (3:45)

Oboe and viola (3:45)

Viola (6:30)

Vocal quartet and piano 4-hands (19:00)

Clarinet (9:00)

Instrumentation: Brass Quintet Fanfare

Instrumentation: Three-part chorus with optional piano accompaniment. Purchase from Colla Voce

Wind quintet and piano (18:00)

Instrumentation: SATB Chorus

Instrumentation: Cello

Amplified clarinet & electronics from weaving sounds (9:07)

Amplified cello & electronics from weaving sounds (9:07)

Amplified flute & electronics from weaving sounds (9:07)

Soprano sax & electronics from weaving sounds (9:07)

Amplified viola & electronics from weaving sounds (9:07)

Amplified violin & electronics from weaving sounds

Orchestra: 3 fl (3rd dbl picc), 3 oboes (3rd dbl eng hn), 3 cl, 3 bssn, 4 hns, 3 trpt, 2 trmb, tba, 3 perc, timpani, hrp, strings (8:30)

Piano and electronics (12:00)

Instrumentation: Violin, viola, clarinet, bass clarinet

Amplified String Quartet and electronic playback (14:55)

Instrumentation: Computer music video/film (HD or DVD available for presentation)

Instrumentation: Trombone

Chamber Orchestra: 1111/111/str (23:00)

Flute and Piano (23:00)

Piano Quartet (8:25)

Piano (3:05)

Amplified clarinet, with pvc tube extensions, mics, and effects procesor (such as digitech tsr-24); Max-MSP version in process (13:45)

Flute, clarinet, violin, cello (14:00)

Female vocal quartet (or chorus) + harp (18:00)

Female vocal quartet or women’s chorus + harp (15:00)

Instrumentation: SSA Chorus

Instrumentation: Percussionist (2 Singing Bowls of different sizes, 5 temple blocks, med. sus. cymbal, 2 timbales, snare, 2 bongos, fingercymbal) and CADI (Configurable Automated Drumming Machine), (finger cymbal, high and low woodblock, high and low cowbell, tambourine)

Flute (5:00)

Mezzo, Baritone, Orchestra (2,2, 2,2,2,2,2,1,2, strings) electronics (CD) made from indigenous wild animal calls (14:00)

Instrumentation: Soprano and viola, also available for soprano and clarinet

Instrumentation: SATB Chorus + piano (also check out version for SATB + chamber orchestra)

Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, Violin, Viola Cello

Instrumentation Amp. fl, cl, vln, vcl, pno, interactive electronics (Max-MSP5 or higher)

Amp. tenor sax and electronics (6:50)

String Orchestra (15:00)

Arsis Press

Instrumentation: Cello

Soprano and Piano (1:30)

5.1 Surround Sound Electronics (7:14)

Quad Electronics (7:14)

Instrumentation: Stereo electronics Duration: 7:14 Premiere: 5/20/13 Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL Program Note: Tape Music is a meditation on tape as a collection of materials that are emblematic of our throwaway culture and yet can be used to mend items that would otherwise be thrown away themselves. It is also a nostalgic tribute to the genre of tape ...

Instrumentation: Small cardboard box, blunt pencil or similar object, packing tape on a dispenser with teeth, and stereo electronics Duration: 5:00 Premiere: 11/2/13 Third Practice Festival, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA Program Note:  Tape Music∞ (2013) is a participatory performance piece for any number of participants plus stereo electronics created from recordings I made of myself ripping, cutting and otherwise playing with tape ...

Shofar (Yemenite style, Eb pitch), 3 hrns, 2 trpts, 2 trmbs, timpani (9:00)

SATB Chorus (4:45)

Men’s Chorus: TTBB

Instrumentation: String Quartet

Instrumentation: SSA + piano

Instrumentation: Solo piano, 2 fl (2nd dbl picc), 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bssn, 2 tpts in C, 2 Hn, 2 trmb, 1 tba, 3 perc, strings

Instrumentation: SSA Chorus and Electronics. Purchase directly from Colla Voce Music

Soprano (or mezzo), flute, viola and harp (18:00)

Instrumentation: Mezzo or soprano and electronic playback

Oboe and 2 percussion (2 bongos, 3 rototoms, tambourine, 2 timables, large and small brake drum, medium tamtam and bow)(2 bongos, claves, flexatone and bow, 1 maraca, slapstick, 5 temple blocks 2 tomtoms, vibraslap) (9:30)

Instrumentation: Piano

Instrumentation: SSA Chorus and Piano. Purchase from Hal Leonard.

Instrumentation: Violin and Piano

  Instrumentation: Perc 1 (2 toms (lo/hi), snare drum, 2 timbales (lo/hi), large gong, ride cymbal (18″) and bow, triangle), Perc 2 (bass drum, 2 congas (lo, med), 2 bongos (lo/hi), ride cymbal (20″) and bow, 4 claves (lo to hi)) Duration: 11:00 Commission: Ensemble Berlin PianoPercussion Premiere: 12/09/14 Ensemble Berlin PianoPercussion Konzerthaus, Project USA – Teil II, Berlin, Germany Program Note: The title, Trace Elements, refers both ...

Instrumentation Interactive Electronics, Wireless Camera

Instrumentation: Bass (or Bass-baritone), clarinet, cello, piano

Instrumentation: Piano Trio

Instrumentation: Electronic playback

SATB; See Distributor Website for E.C. Schirmer

Instrumentation: Chorus, brass quintet and timpani

Instrumentation: Soprano and english horn (or alto flute, or clarinet, or viola)

Flute (dbl picc), clarinet, violin, cello, piano (8:20)

Flute and cello (3:30)

SATB Chorus + Piano (4:45)

Piano (8:30)

Wind Quintet (12:00)