Works

ORCHESTRA AND LARGE ENSEMBLE

  • Kassandra (2014)
    Full orchestra and mezzo-soprano. Text from Aeschylus’s Oresteia, translated by Richmond Lattimore.
  • Music for Piano, Winds, and Percussion (2005)  7′
    Large wind ensemble. Read and recorded April 2005 in Jordan Hall, Boston. New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble, Charles Peltz, conductor. Winner of the BMI young composers’ award, 2007.
  • Viola Concerto (2003)  23′
    Full orchestra and solo viola. Read and recorded Fall 2003 and Spring 2004, Jordan Hall, Boston. New England Conservatory Philharmonia, Sergio Monterisi, conductor, Jessica Bodner and Wendy Richman, solo viola.

CHAMBER AND VOCAL

  • String Quartet #2 (2012)  12′
    Premiered 9/15/2012, DiMenna Center, NYC. The JACK Quartet. Commissioned by American Composers Forum and MakeMusic for the JACK Quartet.
  • Tenebrae (2009)  12′
    Harp and string quartet. Premiered 3/31/2011, the Rose Room, Lincoln Center, NYC. Harpist Bridget Kibbey and the Jupiter String Quartet. Commissioned by the BMI/Carlos Surinach fund for Concert Artists’ Guild and written for Bridget Kibbey.
  • Immer Wieder (2009)  4′
    Soprano, tenor saxophone, and piano. Text by Rainer Maria Rilke.
  • Out of the Cradle, Endlessly Rocking (2007)  21′
    Mezzo-soprano and piano trio. First complete performances: 4/14/2010, Paul Hall, NYC and 4/26/2010, Music Mondays, NYC. Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano, Christopher Otto, violin, Kevin MacFarland, cello, and Edward Neeman, piano. Texts by Walt Whitman and Hart Crane.
  • Nah, im Aortenbogen (2007)  3′
    Soprano and piano. First performance: July 2007, Universität de Kunst, Berlin. Csilla Covari, soprano and Stefan Paul, piano. Text by Paul Celan.
  • String Octet (2005)  12
    4 violins, 2 violas, 2 celli. First performance: 8/05/2007, Wellesley MA. Efrain Guigui, conductor, Michael Finckel, cello soloist (third movement.) Written for the Wellesley Composer’s Conference.
  • String Quartet (2002)  40′
    First performance: May 2005, Jordan Hall, Boston MA. Alkipelos String Quartet. Winner of the BMI young composers’ award, 2003.
  • Quartet for Piano, Clarinet, and Strings (2001)  25′
    First performance: May 2002, Making Score, Greenwich House School of Music. Andrew Thomas, conductor.

SOLO INSTRUMENTAL

  • Untitled (work in progress)
    Solo Piano. Commissioned by the BMI/Carlos Surinach Fund for Concert Artists Guild and written for Michael Brown.
  • Variations (2010)  12
    Solo piano. First performance: 2/19/2010, Morse Hall, NYC. Jennifer Chu, piano.
  • Sonata for Solo Cello (2004)  40′
    First performance: February 2004, Brown Hall, Boston MA. Samuel Kunstler, cello.
  • Introduction and Fantasy (2000)  15′
    Solo cello. First performance: July 2000, Gamper Festival of Contemporary Music, Brunswick ME. Malena Rauschenfels, Cello.

CHORAL

  • Stille Nacht (2009)  3′
    Mixed choir. First performance 12/24/2009, Middle Collegiate Church, NYC. Choir of Middle Collegiate Church.
  • Crucifixus (2004)  6′
    Mixed choir. First performance July 2004, Cathedral of St. Severin, Paris. EAMA Chorale.
  • De Profundis (2003)  5′
    Small vocal ensemble. First performance: July 2003, Cathedral of St. Severin, Paris. Greensleeves.