Catalogue | Orchestral :: Of Angels and Neurones

Of Angels and Neurones (2009)
Commissioned by Tonu Kalam and the University of North Carolina’s 10×10 Commissioning Project with funds from Carolina Performing Arts.
Premiere performance by the University of North Carolina Symphony Orchestra, Tonu Kalam, conductor, October 2009.
Duration: 18′
Instrumentation: 3(3rd dbl. Picc.).3 (3rd dbl. E.H.). 3 (3rd dbl. Bass Cl.). 3 (3rd dbl. Cbsn.)/4.3.3.1/Timp./3 Perc./Hp./Strings
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Catalogue | Chamber/Solo :: Cable Ready

Cable Ready (1997)
Commissioned by the Core Ensemble through a grant from Meet the Composer.
Duration: 17′
Instrumentation: vc, pno, perc
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Catalogue | Chamber/Solo :: Grooved Surfaces

Grooved Surfaces (1996)
Commissioned by the Boston Musica Viva.
Duration: 12′
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello, piano, percussion
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Catalogue | Orchestral :: Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra

Da Vinci | Vitruvian Man

Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra (2009)
Commissioned by Yoichi Udagawa and the Melrose Symphony Orchestra.
Duration: 20′
Instrumentation: 2.2.2.2/2.2.0.0/timp./1 perc./strings/Bassoon Solo

Catalogue | Orchestral :: The Garden of Cosmic Speculation

The Garden of Cosmic Speculation
The Garden of Cosmic Speculation (2007)
This newly expanded version of ‘Impressions from The Garden of Cosmic Speculation’
was commissioned by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Movements I, II, III and XI were commissioned by the Tanglewood Music Center in 2004.
It is intended that any arrangement of movements, in any order, may be selected for a given performance.
11-movement combined duration: 70′
Instrumentation: 3.3.3.3/4.3.3.1/timp./3 perc./hp/pno/strings
Part I: [Movement times in brackets. *]
Part II:
The Garden of the Senses Suite (in six movements): [total time for suite: 13’54″; all midi/sequenced]:
Gigue (Vision)/Chorale (The Sixth Sense: Intuition) [4:07]
Part III:
* All times based on actual performance data, not midi-realization times.
 

Catalogue | Chamber/Solo :: Design School

Design School (1994/’95)
Commissioned by Parnassus (NYC).
Duration: 20′
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, violin, viola, violoncello, contrabass, piano
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Catalogue | Orchestral :: Impressions from ‘The Garden of Cosmic Speculation’

The Nonsense
Impressions from ‘The Garden of Cosmic Speculation’ (2004)
Commissioned by the Tanglewood Music Center.
Duration: 23′
Instrumentaion: 3.3.3.3/4.3.3.1/timp./3 perc./hp/pno/strings
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Catalogue | Chamber/Solo :: Caution to the Wind

Caution to the Wind (1993) | concerto for flute and chamber ensemble
Commissioned by the Koussevitsky Music Foundation for flutist Peggy Friedland and the Griffin New Music Ensemble.
Duration: 21′
Instrumentation: flute solo, 2 violins, viola, violoncello, contrabass, harpsichord, percussion
Escher | Reptiles“Reptiles” | M.C. Escher

Catalogue | Chamber/Solo :: Harlequin Sketches

Jumping Bridge | Garden of Cosmic Speculation“The Jumping Bridge” from
The Garden of Cosmic Speculation
Photo by Michael Gandolfi.
Harlequin Sketches (1991)
Commissioned by William Matthews.
Duration: 15′
Instrumentation: guitar
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Catalogue | Orchestral :: Pinocchio’s Adventures in Funland

Pinocchio
Pinocchio’s Adventures in Funland (1999) | libretto by Dana Bonstrom
Commissioned by the Elaine Kaufman Cultural Center (NYC).
Duration: 30′
Instrumentation: 2.2.2.2/2.1.1.0 piano, percussion, strings, narrator
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Pinocchio

Catalogue | Orchestral :: Points of Departure

Points of Departure (1988)
Commissioned by the Orpheus, St. Paul and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestras through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Duration: 17′
Instrumentation: 2.2.2.2/2.0.0.0 strings
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