COMPOSITIONS

Solo

Root Cellar for Baritone and Piano (5”)

text by Theodore Roethke

Premiered November 2014, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance October 2015, Ithaca, NY 

Burial for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano (3”) text by Rupi Kaur

Premiered September 2015, Ithaca, NY 

Self-Portrait for Piano Solo (10”)

Self premiered January 2016, Ithaca New Music Collective, Ithaca, NY 

Chameleon for solo B-flat Clarinet (4”)

Commissioned by Ryan Pererria

Premiered March 2016, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance April 2016, Ithaca New Music Collective, Ithaca, NY 

Partita for Sarah for Amplified Solo Baroque Violin (20”)

for Sarah Elizabeth Cranor

Partial Premiere February 2017, Bloomington, IN

Subsequent Performance Sun Sneeze Music Festival, Dallas, TX

Subsequent Perrormance Gracie Carney, Bloomington, IN

 

Chamber

Two Movements for Leon for Oboe, Tap Dancer, and Piano (8”)

Commissioned by Dr. Paige Morgan

Premiered January 2015, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance October 2015, Ithaca, NY 

 

Tributary for Madeline for Oboe and Cello (7”)

Commissioned by Madeline Docimo

Premiered January 2015, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance December 2015, Ithaca New Music Collective, Ithaca, NY 

Serenade and Dance of the Grasshopper for Bassoon and Piano (7”)
Premiered February 2015, Ithaca, NY 

Mango & Tango for Wind Quintet (9”)

Premiered June 2015, Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival, New York, NY

Subsequent performance October 2015, Ithaca, NY 
Subsequent Performance February 2017, Texas Music Educators National Conference, San Antonio, TX 

Subsequent performance June 2019, Luzerne Music Center Faculty Wind Quintet

 Mango & Tango for Bassoon and Clarinet (9”)

Premiered February 2015, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance, July 2017, Nebraska Chamber Players, Lincoln NE

The Sun and The Sea for Soprano, Flute, Cello, and Piano (5”)

original text

Premiered October 2015, Ithaca, NY 

Flicker for Oboe and String Quartet (10”)

Premiered December 2015, Ithaca New Music Collective, Ithaca, NY 

Flicker for Clarinet and String Quartet (10”)

Premiered June 2019, Luzerne Music Center Faculty Showcase Series 

Reaching Turiya for Oboe, String quartet, and Narrator (10”)

original text

Commissioned by Emily DiAngelo

Premiered January 2016, Cornell University

Subsequent Performance February 2016, Ithaca, NY 

Subsequent performance June 2019, Luzerne Music Center Faculty Showcase Series

Post-Impressionistic Images

for Marimba and Vibraphone (6”)

Commissioned by Lillian Fu and Taylor Newman

Premiered March 2016, Ithaca, NY 

Shadow Puppets for Flute and Alto Saxophone (9”)

Commissioned by Kaitlyn and Richard LaPrise

Premiered October 2016, Ithaca, NY

Subsequent Performance November 2016, Bloomington, IN

Subsequent Performance November 2017, Midwest Composers Symposium Ann Arbor, MI 

Subsequent Performance March 2019 Bloomington, IN

Geometric Miniatures for Flute (doubling Alto Flute) and B-flat Clarinet (10”)

Commissioned by Robin Meiksins and Emily Mehigh

Premiered November 2017, Chicago, IL

Subsequent Performance January 2018, Oh My Ears! Festival, Phoenix, AZ 

 Tower of The Winds  for Double Wind Quintet (14”)

Commissioned by Peter Lewis and the Bay State Winds

Premiered April 2018, Boston, MA

Subsequent performance March 2019 Bloomington, IN
 

To Carry the Sky Upon Your Back for Piccolo solo and Flute Choir (5”)

Commissioned by Chelsea Kaye Lanphear

Premiered June 2018, Jeffersonville, VT

 

Choral

Our Lives for SATB chorus a cappella (6”)

text by David Mitchell

Premiered October 2015, Ithaca, NY 

I Am for SSAA chorus and Piano (8”)

text by Sara Teasdale

Commissioned by John Speizio III and the Paul D. Schreiber High School

Premiered April 2016 Long Island, NY

Subsequent performance March 2019 Bloomington, IN 

 

 I See Words in Color  for mixed chorus a cappella (7”)

text by Kristin Vegh

1st Place Winner of the 2018 NOTUS Choral Competition

Premiered April 2018, NOTUS under Dominick DiOrio, Bloomington, IN 

 

Large Ensemble

Cloud Fall and Stream Rush for String Orchestra (6”)

Premiered May 2015, Ithaca, NY

 

Tales of a Forager: Waggle Dance for Wind Ensemble (9”)

Premiered October 2015, Ithaca, NY

 

Anke Djé, Anke Bé for Symphony Orchestra (10”)

Commissioned by the Boston Landmarks Orchestra
in Collaboration with Devin Ferreira

Premiered August 2018, Boston, MA

Full Circle for Symphony Orchestra (10")
Commissioned by the Boston Landmarks Orchestra
in Collaboration with Devin Ferreira

Premiered August 2019, Boston, MA

Mpingo for Oboe and Sinfonietta (16")
 

 

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