*Finalist, 2009 Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Composition Contest*

movement 1:  Flurries - New Brunswick, NJ
movement 2:  Nighttime Snowfall - Mount Pleasant, MI
movement 3:  Blizzard - Kittatinny Lake, NJ

"Snowfalls" consists of three movements, with the thematic material for each composed entirely during a snowstorm.
It was premiered in Washington DC a few days after two of the largest blizzards ever to hit the city.

In a practice room at Central Michigan University
after composing the 2nd movement

Live performance by the Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic
Ulysses James, conductor

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