Compositions to date:

 

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Solo Works

An Elegy Undone (2018)

for solo piano

3'45"

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Barriers (2016)

for solo marimba

commissioned by Fumito Nunoya

12'

For Dean Primmer (2008)

for solo marimba

winner of the Zeltsman Marimba Festival New Music for Marimba Project

premiered by Beverley Johnston at Zeltsman Marimba Festival 2009

published by Edition Peters as a part of “Intermediate Masterworks for Marimba, Vol. 1” recorded by Beverley Johnston on Bridge Records

Also available on Amazon and iTunes

4'

Mantra (2009)

for speaking percussionist, 5’

premiered by Derek Tywoniuk

5'

Savino (2015)

for marimba and audio playback, 7'30"

commissioned by Brandon Ilaw and Zeltsman Marimba Festival

premiered at Rutgers University as part of the 2015 Zeltsman Marimba Festival

7'30"

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Splinters  (2015)

for solo cello

written for and premiered by Charles Tyler

6'

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Strangers (2009, rev. 2012)

text by e.e. cummings and Walt Whitman, 10’

for singing percussionist

commissioned by Brian Calhoon

the words too will desert you (2018)

an encore piece for solo violin

written for Blake Pouliot

This Quiet Night (2014)

for solo percussion; 6’

a prelude to J.S. Bach's Sonata for Solo Violin in d-minor, BWV 1004

premiered by Derek Tywoniuk

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Chamber Works

Bluets (2017)

for violin and viola

commissioned and premiered by Aperture Duo

recording on Populist Records forthcoming

15'

The Breakup Album (2014)

for violin, cello, piano

commissioned by the South Bay Chamber Music Society for Trio Celeste

14'

Byrd/Cage (2016/2017)

for piano, four hands

premiered by HOCKET

5'

Chain Reaction (2014)

for flute, vibraphone, and double bass

written for The Upside

4'

Critical Distance (2017)

for two vibraphones and two marimbas (4.3)

commissioned and premiered by  the Robinson High School Percussion Ensemble and Michael Garcia

5'

Dorothy Fragments (2019)

for two percussionists

commissioned and premiered by Spectrum Ensemble

10-15' (duration variable)

The Divide (2013)

for tuba and piano, 9’

written for and premiered by Gabriel Sears

9'

Fin, for now. (2015)

for two speaking percussionists (one vibraphone)

premiered by Ivan Wan and Derek Tywoniuk

duration variable

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Happenstance (2011)

for marimba quartet, 13’

commissioned by Raulee Marcus

premiered by The Smoke and Mirrors Ensemble

recorded by Yarlung Records

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Learning to Speak (2016)

for violin, cello, flute (w/ piccolo and alto flute), clarinet (w/ bass clarinet), piano, percussion

premiered by Wild Up, conducted by Christopher Rountree

12'

like (Write it!) like disaster (2019)

for two pianists (playing piano, toy piano, and melodica) and percussion

commissioned and premiered by HOCKET

11'

Wakarimasen (2008)

for cello and percussion

premiered by Lori Hennessy and Derek Tywoniuk

6'

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watch me vanish, watch me (2012-2013)

for piano and percussion

premiered by Derek Tywoniuk and Wai Wah “Ivan” Wan

recorded by Yarlung Records

8'

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Large Ensemble

Concerto for Percussion and Sinfonietta (2019)

for percussion soloist and chamber orchestra

23'

Cortége (2013)

for eight percussionists, piano, and string quartet

commissioned by wild Up

premiered by wild Up and Colburn Conservatory musicians, directed by Christopher Rountree

10'

Penumbrae (2018)

for string orchestra

6'

Quid Pro Quo (2017)

for wind ensemble

premiered by the UC San Diego Wind Ensemble, conducted by James Beauton

7'

 

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