Orchestra

Barcarolle in G minor (2006-07)

Duration: 6’37”.

Orchestral arrangement of the piano piece includes piccolo and 2 flutes, 2 oboes, Eb clarinet and 2 Bb clarinets, 2 bassoons and contrabassoon; 4 horns, 3 trumpets (3rd offstage), 3 trombones, tuba; kettledrums, 3 percussionists (glockenspiel, low bell in G, low Swiss cowbell, wind chimes, triangle, mark tree, cabaza, suspended cymbal, cymbals, chains, high and low tam-tams, field drum, bass drum, 3 roto-toms, and 3 tom-toms); 2 harps; piano; and strings.

 

Core of the Cascades (2015)

Duration: 7’36”.

2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons; 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba; timpani, 1 percussionist (glockenspiel, log drums, snare drum, bass drum, 3 tom-toms, suspended cymbal); and strings.

Commissioned by the Moore Philharmonic Orchestra and premiered by the ensemble in Fall 2015.

 

Danzón Fuego (2014)

Duration 8’45”.

Scored for piccolo and 2 flutes, 2 oboes and English horn, Eb clarinet and 2 Bb clarinets, 2 bassoons and contrabassoon; 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba; kettledrums, 3 percussionists (glockenspiel, xylophone, vibraphone, cymbals, suspended cymbal, tam-tam, bass drum); and strings.

 

Dithyramb (2010)

Duration 3’51”.

Orchestral arrangement of the ensemble piece includes piccolo and 2 flutes, 2 oboes and English horn, 2 Bb clarinets and bass clarinet, 2 bassoons and contrabassoon; 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba; kettledrums, 3 percussionists (xylophone, glockenspiel, triangle, cymbals, suspended cymbal, tam-tam, lion’s roar, bass drum); and strings.

Presented at Portland Community College in Spring 2010. Listen

 

Indidgery (2015)

Duration: 11’50”.

Flute, oboe/English horn, B-flat clarinet, alto saxophone, bassoon; horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba; 2 percussionists; celesta; and strings (preferably 1-1-2-2-2, but a condensed version available with 1-1-1-1-1).

Premiered by TCU orchestra musicians and conducted by the composer in November 2015.

 

Lost Mine of the Cauche-la-Poudre (2013)

Duration 8’20”.

Scored for 2 flutes (2nd doubling piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd doubling English horn), 2 Bb clarinet, 2 bassoons; 2 horns, 2 trumpets; kettledrums, 1 percussionist (glockenspiel, high and low woodblocks, field drum, lion’s roar, small and large triangles, suspended cymbal, and tam-tam); and strings.

Never performed publicly. Listen

 

The Spunky Girl (2012-13)

Total duration: 13’10”.

I. Tenebrous Night Alone at the Beach; II. A Joyous Time Together; III. The Betrayal; IV. Salsa: The Allurement

Orchestral arrangement of the ensemble piece includes 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons; 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba; kettledrums, 1 percussionist (glockenspiel, tam-tam, cymbals, suspended cymbal, bass drum); piano; and strings.

Salsa Premiered by the Northwest Symphony Orchestra on February 14th, 2014; the entire suite premiered by the Moore Philharmonic Orchestra on April 24th, 2014. Listen