COMMISSIONS AND CURRENT COMPOSITION PROJECTS

 

“Studies on Hysteria”, a Chamber Opera

    In Progress

 

“Talking Cures”, for indeterminate voices

    Premiere: New York University, Abu Dhabi, September 2015

 

“Every night in the world is a night in the hospital” for mezzo-soprano and string quartet

    Premiere: Washington Square Contemporary Music Ensemble, ensemble Mise-En, March 28, 2014.

 

“Studies on Hysteria”, for Peter Evans and Sam Pluta Trumpet/Electronics duo

    Premiere: New York University Music Department Student Conference, May, 2013

 

“Me, and My Man, and My Machine” (2011) for Michael Weyandt (baritone) and the Talea ensemble     

Premiere: New York University, New York, NY, April, 2011

 

“Composer Karaoke” (2011) with Katherine Young

    Performance in Cage-ian MusiCircus at Roulette, Brooklyn, New York, June 5, 2011

 

“Devil in Blue-Blue Sea” (2010) for Corey Dargel and the Argento Ensemble

    Premiere: New York University, New York, NY, May, 2010

 

“Empty Rooms” (2009) for voice, violin, viola, bassoon, commissioned by Till by Turning

    Premiere: The Stone, New York City, December, 2009

 

“Reasons” (2009) for violin, viola, bassoon, and singing pianist, commissioned by Till by Turning

    Premiere: Klangbad Festival 2009, Scheer, Germany, August, 2009

 

“Emoticon” (2009) for voice, bass clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, tuba, and contrabass

    Premiere: Low Band, New York University, New York, NY, May, 2009

 

“Line as a thing Is” (2009) for violin and amplified piano

    Premiere: Either/Or, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, April, 2009

 

“I am the beat that waits for you to see me” (2008) for amplified flute and percussion

    Premiere: Due East, Tenri Cultural Center, New York, NY, April, 2008

 

“Forget the Past” (2008) for mixed ensemble

    Premiere: ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble), Merkin Hall, New York, NY, April,  2008

 

“Radio Radio” (2007) for tuba and double bass

    Premiere: Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin (KNM),   Goethe Institute, New York, NY, November, 2007

 

THE FANCY Residency at Basso Gallery, Berlin

    May 10 - 16, 2007. 

 

“Double Felix” (2007) for mixed ensemble

    Premiere: ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble), Merkin Hall, New York, NY, April, 2007

     

“In the Eye” (2007) for alto sax, electric guitar, piano, percussion, commissioned by the Glass Farm Ensemble

    Premiere: Glass Farm Ensemble, Tenri Cultural Institute, March, 2007

 

“Listen, Talking, and Regret” (2006) for flute, clarinet, viola, ‘cello

Premiere: ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble) Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, NY, February, 2007

 

“it lives to find the only emotion” (2006) for tape

    Premiere: New York University, December, 2006

 

“Hovercraft” (2004) for piano, commissioned by Michael Gallope

    Premiere: Oberlin Conservatory of Music, March, 2004

 

“Sleeping Dogs Lie” (2003) for mixed ensemble

    Premiere: Oberlin Conservatory of Music, March, 2003

Selected for performance at the Midwest Composers Symposium 2003, performed by the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, conducted by Tim Weiss

 

“String Trio” (2002) commissioned by the Blythe Trio

    Premiere: Midwest Composer Symposium, Oberlin, OH, February, 2003