compositions

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Most recent compositions are listed first.

West of the Sun

orchestra

2019

ca. 8'30"

Premiere Info

University of South Florida

April 14, 2019

Symphony Orchestra

Dr. William Wiedrich, conductor

Commissioned by

Dr. William Wiedrich and the USF Symphony Orchestra

Orchard

2018

ca. 0'45" - 68'00"

Premiere Info

Selections premiered by

March 31, 2018

a collection of short pieces for solo piano

Dr. Eunmi Ko's

piano studio

Commissioned by

2018 Kline Piano Project Commissioning Consortium

Salt Veins

horn in F + trombone + piano

2017

ca. 6'30"

Premiere Info

Some Assembly Required

February 9, 2018

Commissioned by

Some Assembly Required

shibui

five-part fixed media composition paired with five-course meal

2017

ca. 60'00"

Premiere Info

Terroir New Music

December 31, 2017

co-composed with Susanna Hancock

Written for

Terroir New Music

Ghost is born

clarinet + bassoon + harp

2017

ca. 5'45"

Premiere Info

Jessica Pollack, clarinet

January 5, 2018

JJ Sechan, bassoon

Haley Rhodeside, harp

Commissioned by

Jessica Pollack / Chamber Music with Friends

The Rainy Season

clarinet + euphonium + percussion

2017

ca. 9'00"

Premiere Info

Guerrilla Chamber Collective

July 19, 2017

Commissioned by

Guerrilla Chamber Collective

The Wind Carries Relics

euphonium + piano

2017

ca. 6'00"

Premiere Info

Aaron Campbell, euphonium

May 10, 2018

Valerie Trujillo, piano

Commissioned by

Aaron Campbell

Stillness left from empty husks

flute + clarinet + horn in F

2017

ca. 10'00"

Premiere Info

TBA

Commissioned by

2017 Kline Woodwind Trio Consortium; v3n Trio, lead commissioners

Fragments: Set II (winter)

solo euphonium

2017

ca. 5'00"

Premiere Info

Jake East, euphonium

May 4, 2017

Commissioned by

Jake East

Loam

tuba + percussion ensemble (6 players)

2016

ca. 28'00"

Premiere Info

Joseph Alvarez, tuba

November 5, 2017

concerto for tuba and percussion ensemble

McCormick Percussion Group

Robert McCormick, director

Commissioned by

Robert McCormick and the McCormick Percussion Group

Collapsing Geography

oboe + marimba

2016

ca. 12'00"

Premiere Info

Ursula Sahagian, oboe

January 26, 2017

Melanie Voytovich, marimba

Commissioned by

Ursula Sahagian

Flay

trombone + viola

2016

ca. 5'00"

Premiere Info

Justin Croushore, trombone

July 17, 2016

Emma Hughey, viola

Commissioned by

Justin Croushore and Emma Hughey

honeycomb

piccolo (or flute) + piano

2016

ca. 5'00"

Premiere Info

TBA

Commissioned by

Brittany Primavera

Flesh (and not)

trombone trio (2 tenor, 1 bass)

2016

ca. 11'00"

Premiere Info

TBA

Commissioned by

Auxilium Trio

Blood Moon

clarinet + piano + violin + cello

2015

ca. 3'30"

Premiere Info

Phoenix Quartet

January 31, 2016

Commissioned by

Phoenix Quartet for their "Time Deconstructed" project

render

trombone (tenor or bass) + fixed electronics

2015

ca. 9'00"

Premiere Info

John Douglas Handshoe, bass trombone

December 12, 2015

Commissioned by

2015 Trombone Commissioning Consortium; John Douglas Handshoe, consortium leader

Fragments: Set I (summer)

solo euphonium

2015

ca. 7'00"

Premiere Info

Jake East, euphonium

October 20, 2015

Commissioned by

Jake East

become/decay

flute + horn in F

2015

ca. 6'00"

Premiere Info

Jennifer Cooper, flute

November 8, 2015

Zachary Cooper, horn

Commissioned by

Jennifer and Zachary Cooper

Fastigia

bass clarinet + fixed electronics

2015

ca. 8'00"

Premiere Info

Alexander W. Ravitz, bass clarinet

April 22, 2015

In collaboration with

Sarah Walston, choreographer

Raissa

piano + violin + double bass

2015

ca. 5'00"

Premiere Info

Strings & Hammers

April 6, 2018

Commissioned by

Strings & Hammers

Remaining Vestiges

tuba + piano

2015

ca. 8'30"

Premiere Info

Jarrod Williams, tuba

March 17, 2015

Commissioned by

Jarrod Williams

Towers

large orchestra

2015

ca. 7'00"

Premiere Info

TBA

Turning

drumset + electronics

2014

ca. 9'00"

Premiere Info

Sean Hamilton, drumset

December 3, 2014

Commissioned by

Sean Hamilton

Basic Research 2

vibraphone + voice (1 performer)

2014

ca. 9'00"

Premiere Info

Kevin von Kampen, vibraphone and voice

February 18, 2015

fourteen dadaist reflections for prepared vibraphone and voice

Commissioned by

Kevin von Kampen

Two Songs after Dylan Thomas

fixed quadraphonic playback

2014

ca. 10'00"

Premiere Info

October 16, 2014

cello music

solo cello

2014

ca. 8'00"

Premiere Info

Maria Hadge, cello

March 29, 2015

Commissioned by

Maria Hadge

On the Substance of Multiplicity

flute, clarinet/bass cl., percussion, piano, violin, cello

2014

ca. 7'00"

Premiere Info

Atlantic Music Festival Contemporary Ensemble

July 31, 2014

Mark Biggins, conductor

Written for

the 2014 Atlantic Music Festival Contemporary Ensemble

Basic Research 1

euphonium + fixed electronics

2014

ca. 8'00"

Premiere Info

Tyler Kline, euphonium

April 25, 2014

Commissioned by

Jake East

from Specimen Days

solo voice + chamber ensmeble

2014

ca. 6'00"

Premiere Info

University of South Florida Chamber Ensemble

October 15, 2014

sinfonietta

chamber orchestra

2013

ca. 11'00"

Premiere Info

Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra

April 12, 2014

Scott Terrell, conductor

Vital Dichotomies

double tuba quartet (4 euph + 4 tuba)

2013

ca. 4'30"

Premiere Info

University of South Florida Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

November 2, 2013

Jay Hunsberger, conductor

Banter

cello or bass trombone + marimba

2013

ca. 3'30"

Premiere Info

Agnes Kline, cello

November 22, 2013

Kyle Kinsey, marimba

Atlas

trombone quartet or sextet

2013

ca. 3'30"

Premiere Info

Morehead State University Trombone Choir

May 1, 2013

Dr. William Mann, conductor

Different Worlds

flute + alto saxophone

2012

ca. 8'00"

Premiere Info

Awea Duo

October 18, 2012

Commissioned by

Awea Duo

For Those That Wander

euphonium + piano

2012

ca. 8'30"

Premiere Info

Tyler Kline, euphonium

April 12, 2012

Eunbyol Ko, piano

in spite of thought and reason, we dream

trombone + piano

2010

ca. 6'00"

Premiere Info

Justin Croushore, trombone

December 2, 2010

Eunbyol Ko, piano

Written for

Justin Croushore

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