(Solo Piano) (2012, 4'30) a flowing
solo full of delicate beauty: it is of moderate technical difficulty,
but it has quite a bit of rhythmic complexity.
"Reverie" was selected as a winner in a call for scores by World Oceans. download
PDF of "Reverie"
Variations on a Scandinavian Folk
(Euphonium and Piano)
(2012, 4'30) a set of
variations on the viral theme behind the "leekspin" meme.
It is technically challenging, but fun and idiomatic. download
PDF of the Euphonium Part
Violin and Piano (2011, 7'30) a
musically and technically challenging solo consisting
of 3 short movements:
"Sonatina for Violin and Piano" recieved honorable mention in the 2014
Dallas Symphony Orchestra/
Voices of Change Young Texas Composer competition. download
PDF of the Violin Part
Texas Nocturne (Solo Piano) (2011, 1'30) a short
piano solo that falls somewhere between silly and intimate,
"Texas Nocturne" was composed during my first night in Texas. download
PDF of "Texas Nocturne"
Viola Sonata (2011, 16') a
substantial 3-movement sonata: technically challenging but full of
This sonata consists of an aggressive first movement, a spacious second
movement, and a "tipsy" scherzo-like third movement. download
PDF of Viola Part
for Brass Octet (2009, 14') a
3-movement octet (3 tpt, hn, 2 tbn, euph, tba) with idiomatic brass
writing. Strong endurance is required, as there is minimal
for Brass Octet" was selected as the 2nd place winner in the 2010
Humboldt Brass Chamber Workshop competition. download
PDF of "Concertpiece for Brass Octet"
the Change (Low String Quartet) (2008,
10') full of
beauty and emotion, "Be the Change" was commissioned for and performed
at the 2008 Opus Prize
Award Ceremony in Benaroya Hall. download
PDF of "Be the Change"
Night Falls (String Octet) (2006, 6') a
dramatic and rhapsodic composition, "Night Falls" was toured around the
US in 2007-2008 by the Young Eight String Octet. download
PDF of "Night Falls"
African Rhapsody (String Octet) (2006, 5'30) a
progression of blues, jazz, and crossrhythm-laden melodies, with
dramatic solos and aggressive ensemble playing:
"African Rhapsody" was selected as one of two winners of the 2006 Young
Eight String Octet Composition Contest. download
PDF of "African Rhapsody"
(Mezzo Soprano, Vln, Vla or Vcl, Pno) (2010, 5') a tense,
emotional, and heartbreaking setting of Dickinson's famous "Although I
Could Not Stop for Death" poem. download
PDF of "The Chariot"
(8 part choir) (2010, 2'30) a wild,
spacious, dramatic, and challenging setting of "Gloria". download
PDF of "Gloria"
(8 part choir) (2009, 4') a
contemplative contemporary setting of the Kyrie which progresses from
chant to a thick harmonic texture. download
PDF of "Dangerous Eleisons"