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: Instrumentation: solo piano. Duration:
7'. Commissioned by Portland Piano International.
Garden : Scored for a cappella SSAATTBB choir.
Also available in a version for
Vocalise : Instrumentation: three string quartets. Also available in a version for string orchestra. Duration: 10'. Commissioned by Cassatt in the Basin.
Mood Sequence : Instrumentation: flute, cello, and piano. Also available in a version for traditional piano trio. Duration: 14'. Commissioned by the Chintimini Chamber Music Festival. Program Notes | mp3 Clip
Hearing Bells [2004-2005]: Settings of three Chinese poems from the Tang Dynasty. Instrumentation: soprano, flute, oboe, cello, percussion, piano. Duration: 17'. Commissioned by the Bowdoin International New Music Festival. Program Notes | Review
Improvisations on an English Folk Tune : Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano. Duration: 15'. Commissioned by the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition. Program Notes | mp3 Clip
Suspended Blue : Instrumentation: brass quintet. Duration: 11'. Composed for the Oregon Brass Quintet.
Primordial Fantasy : Instrumentation: piano and chamber ensemble (ob, cl, hn, perc, hp, vla, vc, db). Duration: 8'. Commissioned by the Fromm Foundation at Harvard. Program Notes | Review | Youtube
Harmonia Mundi : Instrumentation: two pianos and two percussion. Duration: 17'. Composed for Quattro Mani (duo-pianists Susan Grace and Alice Rybak). Program Notes | Review | mp3 Clip | mp3 Clip 2
on 'Round Midnight :
piano. Duration: 4'. Commissioned by Emanuele Arciuli and the
Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. Program
Vestiges of a Distant Time [1996; revised 2003]: Instrumentation: 2222/2211/perc, pf, strgs. Duration: 11'. Commissioned by the Cumberland Valley Chamber Players. Publisher: Theodore Presser Co. Program Notes | Review | mp3 Clip | Link to Publisher
Variations for Cello and Chamber Ensemble : Instrumentation: fl(2), ob, cl, bn, hn, perc(2), hp, pn, vln(2), vla, vc, db. Duration: 21'. Commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic New Music Group. Publisher: Theodore Presser Co. Program Notes | Reviews | mp3 Clip | Link to Publisher
Clarino [1991; revised 1993, 1996]: Instrumentation: 3343/4331/perc(4), pf strgs. Duration: 16'. Commissioned by Civic Orchestra of Chicago/ASCAP Foundation. Publisher: Theodore Presser Co. Program Notes | Reviews | Link to Publisher
Joyce Songs [1990; revised 1996]: Selected texts from James Joyces's Chamber Music. Instrumentation: mezzo-soprano, flute, clarinet, cello. Duration: 13'. Program Notes
Miniatures : Instrumentation: solo clarinet. Duration: 6'.
Piano Sonata : Duration: 12'. Program Notes
Metamorphosis : Instrumentation: violin, cello, harp, two percussion, piano, celesta. Duration: 15'
Movement for String Quartet : Duration: 8'