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RECENT COMPOSITIONS


ORCHESTRA

Rivulose (2015) (piano concerto: winds 3.2.3.2., brass 4.3.3.1., 3 perc., harp, accordion, contrabass solo, strings)   
    Premiered August 2015 by Keiko Shichijo and Janaček Philharmonic Orchestra at Ostrava Days 2015, Philharmonic Hall, Ostrava, Czech Republic.

Farther Reaches (2013) (winds 2.2.3.1., brass 1.1.1.0., 4 perc., cimbalom, piano, harp, accordion, strings)   
    Premiered August 2013 by Ostravska Banda at Ostrava Days 2013, Ostrava, Czech Republic.

The Four Zoas (2008)    (winds 2.2.2.2., brass 4.2.2.1., 4 perc., piano, strings)   
    Premiered May 2008 by the American Symphony Orchestra with Leon Botstein, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.

CHAMBER ENSEMBLE

Wind People (2016)
    
(flute, oboe, accordion, harp, percussion, viola, cello, two basses)    
    Premiered December 2016 by Ghost Ensemble, Invisible Dog Art Center, Brooklyn, NY.

Emergence
 (2015)
    (guitar, accordion, electronics)    
    Premiered November 2015 by Ben Richter, Leonie Roessler, and Sohrab Motabar, Mainzer7, Berlin, Germany.

Water's Edge
 (2014)
    (flute, bass clarinet, electric guitar, piano, percussion, violin, cello, bass)    
    Premiered February 2015 by Wild Rumpus, Center for New Music, San Francisco, CA.

Samudra (2014)
    (bass flute, English horn, accordion, percussion, viola, cello, bass)    
    Premiered December 2014 by Ghost Ensemble, 
Barn & Bail, New York, NY.

Star Maker (2014)
    
(alto flute, oboe, 4 percussionists, viola, cello, bass)    
    Premiered May 2014 by Ghost Ensemble, Secret Theatre, Queens, NY.

Innominandum 
(2013
)
    
(bass clarinet, trumpet, 2 trombones, 2 percussionists, violin, cello)    
    Premiered February 2014 by SEM Ensemble, Willow Place Auditorium, Brooklyn, NY.

Destroying Angel (2013)
    
(bass flute, English horn, harp, accordion, 3 percussionists, viola, bass)    
    Premiered November 2013 by Ghost Ensemble, Brooklyn Conservatory, Brooklyn, NY.

Healing Ghost (2012)
    
(piccolo/flute/alto flute, oboe, harp, percussion, viola, bass)    
    Premiered March 2013 by Ghost Ensemble, Willow Place Auditorium, Brooklyn, NY.

fear not becoming invisible (2012)
   
(flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, oboe, mandolin, guitar, piano, harp, percussion, violin, viola, cello, bass)   
    Premiered June 2012 by Nieuw Ensemble with Gijs Kremers, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Inner Reaches (2012)
    
(3 accordions tuned 33 and 66 cents apart, two tam-tams, two snare drums, piano)    
    Premiered June 2012 by unique ensemble, KonCon, The Hague, Netherlands
.

The Thing from Naught (2012)
    
(string quartet)    
    Premiered November 2013 by unique ensemble, Firehouse Space, Brooklyn, NY.

Was draußen ist (2011)        (two accordions)   
    Premiered in August 2011 by TOEAC accordion duo in Canada, Netherlands, and Germany.
   
    Presented as part of Forgotten Horizon dance performance with choreographer Regina van Berkel.

There is a Void Outside of Existence Which If Entered Into Englobes Itself and Becomes a Womb (2009)
    (clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano)
    Premiered June 2010 by unique ensemble, Gershwin Hotel, New York, NY.

Antarctic Trilogy (2008)        (flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano)   
    Premiered May 2008 by the Da Capo Chamber Players, Bard College, NY.

The Morning Star (2007)
    (flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, oboe/English horn, two violins, viola, cello, piano)
    Partial and full premieres May and December 2007 by the Da Capo Chamber Players, Colorado Quartet, and KC     Brazeau, conducted by Joan Tower and George Tsontakis, Bard College, NY.

The Luminiferous Aether (2007)    (flute, clarinet, timpani, accordion or organ, singing bowl, 2 violas, cello, bass)
    Premiered April 2008 by unique ensemble conducted by Ian Garvie, Bard College, NY.

The Flight of Hope (2007)    (viola, piano)
    Premiered April 2008 by Siobhan Solberg with Ming Aldrich-Gan, Bard College, NY.

Exoplanets (2007)        (flute, violin, piano)
    Premiered March 2008 by the New York Miniaturist Ensemble at Trinity Lutheran Church, New York, NY.

SOLO INSTRUMENTS

Panthalassa: Dream Music of the Once and Future Ocean (2016)    (accordion)
    Will premiere spring 2017.

Herxheimer Doinas (2016)    (accordion)
    Premiered May 2016 by Ben Richter, Berlin, Germany.

Clepsydra Ciphers (2016)    (piano)
    Premiered February 2016 by Ben Richter, Berlin, Germany.

Torneträsk (2016)    (accordion)
    Premiered February 2016 by Ben Richter, Berlin, Germany.

The Mooncalf Ciphers (2014)    (trombone)
    Premiered February 2014 by William Lang at the DiMenna Center, New York, NY.

In The Dark You Can See Everything (2012)    (violin or viola with tape)
    Premiered May 2013 by Cornelia Zambila at Inner Eye, The Hague, Netherlands.

In That Moment We Became The Firmament (2011)    (piano)
    Premiered April 2012 by Maya Verlaak, KonCon, The Hague, Netherlands.

The Elementals (2010)    (harp)
    Premiered June 2010 by Somna M. Bulist at the Gershwin Hotel, New York, NY.
    Published by 
Xarpe Artist Editions.

Karlsruhe, langsam. (2009)    (organ or accordion)
    Premiered October 2009 by Ben Richter, Portland, ME.

Göbekli Hymn (2009)        (violin)
    Premiered June 2010 by Emily Kalish at the Gershwin Hotel, New York, NY.

Udan Adan (2007)        (piano)
    Premiered October 2007 by the New York Miniaturist Ensemble at ICE House, Brooklyn, NY.

VOICES WITH ENSEMBLE

Ich Bin (2011)    Text by Rainer Maria Rilke, 1921.
    (soprano, mezzo-soprano, counter-tenor, and tenor voices; traverso, 2 baroque violins, bass viola da gamba)
    Premiered November 2011 by unique ensemble, Nutshuis, The Hague, Netherlands.

Strassburg Hymn (2011)    Text from Des Knaben Wunderhorn, 19th century.
    (2 soprano and 2 baritone voices; flute, clarinet, oboe, piano, accordion, string quintet)
    Premiered April 2011 by Ensemble Royaal with Jurjen Hempel, KonCon, The Hague, Netherlands.

Tresnuraghes (2011)    (alphorn, mezzo-soprano voice, flute, clarinet, brass quintet, string trio, piano, percussion)
    Premiered April 2011 by It Nije Ensemble with Hoite Pruiksma, RK Kerk, Workum, Netherlands.

Song of Lost Jerusalem (2010)    (soprano voice, flute, banjo, accordion, viola, cello)
    Premiered June 2010 by unique ensemble, Gershwin Hotel, New York, NY.

A CAPPELLA VOICES

Eight Readings of the Sacred Word (2007)    (SATB)
    Premiered April 2008 by unique ensemble conducted by Daniel Whitener, Bard College, NY.

The Land of Dreams (2006)    (SATB)    Text by William Blake, c. 1804.
    Premiered April 2008 at William Blake 250th anniversary celebration, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.