Concerto for Chamber Orchestra (2008)

I have written a four-movement Concerto for Chamber Orchestra (Weaving Olden Dances), a consortium commission comprised of: Westchester Chamber Orchestra (NY), Barry Charles Hoffman, Director Western Piedmont Symphony (NC), John Gordon Ross, Director San José Chamber Orchestra (CA), Barbara Day Turner, Director Appalachian State University (NC), James Allen Anderson, Director It was premiered May 3, … [Read more…]

Pick it up and Run with it (Orchestra)

Pick it up and Run with it (2001, rev. 2005) ca. 6’15” Orchestra. 3333 4331 Timp, 2 Perc, Pf, Strings Selected for a reading session by the Plymouth Music Series Orchestra in February 2001 as part of the American Composers Forum’s Orchestal Reading Project. Phillip Brunelle conducted. Alvin Singleton acted as composer-mentor. Listen to excerpts: … [Read more…]

The Vampire Chronicles (Orchestra)

The Vampire Chronicles (1995) Four Movements. ca. 24’ Orchestra. (See below for specific instrumentation.) Received performance prize of premiere by the University of Minnesota Orchestra, Keith Clark, director. Listen to excerpts from the premiere: Movement I: unauthorized-vampire-chronicles-mvt-1-excerpt-2.mp3 Movement II: unauthorized-vampire-chronicles-mvt-1-excerpt.mp3 Movement III, opening: vampirechroniclesii.mp3 Movement IV, middle: vampirechroniclesiv.mp3 Program Note: The Vampire Chronicles (1995) I. … [Read more…]