Shifting Coastlines (Medium High Voice and Piano)

Medium High Voice and Piano. (2000/2007) 20’ Texts by Charles Simic; (John Sokol); Ralph Burns; Howard Nemerov; Albert Goldbarth; Ronald Wallace
 In 2000, inspired by our mutual love of science, the amazing artist Karen Fitzgerald and I collaborated on a project funded by the Greenwall Foundation and the Queens Community Arts Fund. We chose six … [Read more…]

Die Freudenkrone: Ehrerbietung zu J.S. Bach (Organ, Timpani, SATB Choir)

Organ, Timpani and SATB Choir (2007) ca. 11’ Commissioned by the City of Liepāja for organist Lotars Džeriņš to premiere at the VI International Organ Music Festival in Liepāja, Latvia. Premiered September 8, 2007. With Normunds Everts, Timpani and the Chamber Choir Intis, directed by Ilze Valce Purchase a PDF of the score and parts … [Read more…]

From the Faraway Nearby (Piano Four-Hands)

Piano Four Hands, Six Movements, (2006) ca. 20’ Premiered by Hugh Sung and Walter Cosand, at Arizona State University, November 2006. Purchase a PDF of the score via PayPal for $15: This suite is inspired by paintings by the American painter Georgia O’Keeffe. Originally written for two guitars, the suite was recorded by the Goldspiel-Provost … [Read more…]

Murmuring in Comala (Piano solo)

Piano solo, one movement, ca. 4′ Commissioned by Ana Cervantes as part of a multi-composer project celebrating the work of Mexican author Juan Rulfo. Premiere at 34th Festival Internacional Cervantino, October 2006. Purchase a PDF of the score via PayPal for $2.50: Watch Ana Cervantes perform the piece live at a benefit concert, in Guanajuato, … [Read more…]

Cambiando Paisajes (Piano Trio)

Cambiando Paisajes (Shifting Landscapes) (2003, rev. 2005) 9’ Piano Trio – Violin, Cello, Piano. Commissioned for pianist Teresa McCollough by Santa Clara University. Premiered April 25, 2003 at Santa Clara University, California. Purchase a PDF of the score and parts via PayPal for $12: Listen to an excerpt performed by Ginta Alžane (violin), Dina Puķite … [Read more…]

How Do I Love Thee? (High Voice, Clarinet or Violin & Piano)

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, text. High Voice, Clarinet or Violin & Piano. (2000) 4’30” A co-commission and premiere by The Lark Ascending, Nancy Bogen, director, and the Lyric Arts Trio. Listen to a performance by Marcelle Duarte (Soprano), Dennis Jospeh (Clarinet) & Lin Lee (Piano): HowDo Purchase a PDF of the score via PayPal for $4: … [Read more…]