Works: Chamber Music

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Title/Year Instrumentation Duration Notes
...a circle around the sun... (2000) for piano trio 4'
Acrobats (2018) for flute, bass clarinet, violin, cello, and piano 6' Flute can be substituted by soprano saxophone, oboe or clarinet; Bass clarinet can be substituted by tenor saxophone or bassoon.
Amalgam (2021) for solo piano ARC I: INVOCATION: 2' 30" ;
ARC II: FUSION: 3'
Arcs can be played independently as a stand-alone work, or both arcs can be played as a pair in any order.
among dawn flowers (2001) for soprano and piano 4'
Angel Tears & Earth Prayers (2006) for organ and trumpet in C 5' trumpet in C can be substituted by: flute, oboe, clarinet in Bb, soprano saxophone in Bb, soprano vocalize, violin or viola
The Auditions (2019) for chamber orchestra 27'
Avian Capriccio (2016) for 2 trumpet in C, horn, trombone, tuba 12'  
Avian Escapades (2016) for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn. 12' Avian Escapades is a re-orchestration of Avian Capriccio for Brass Quintet, which was commissioned by Axiom Brass.
Bass Clarinet Concertino (2015) for bass clarinet and chamber ensemble 10' three instrumental options
Bassoon Concertino (2013) for bassoon and chamber ensemble 10' three instrumental options
Bebop Riddle (2021) for solo 5-octave marimba 5'
Bell Illuminations (2020) for solo piano 8'
Bells Ring Summer (2000) for solo cello 3'30"
Bubble: Rainbow (spirit level) (2003) for soprano and ensemble - flute, oboe, violin, cello, piano & 1 percussion (tiny set up) 4'30" Commissioned for and premiered at Elliott Carter's 95th birthday concert.
Cantos for Slava (2007) for cello and piano 12' version 2: alternate movement order
(an alternate version also exists for viola and piano)
Capricci "Hummingbird Romance" (2011) for flute and clarinet 5' 30"
Caprice (2005) for solo violin 5'
Capricious Toccata (2015) for solo violin 8' also a version for solo viola
Capricious Toccata (2015) for solo viola 8' also a version for solo violin
Carillon Sky: Violin Concerto #2 (2005) for solo violin and small ensemble 8'
Carillon Sky (arranged in 2009) version for solo alto saxophone and small ensemble 8'
Chant, for cello and piano (1991; revised 2002) for cello and piano 10' an alternate version exists for saxophone and piano
an alternate version exists for viola and piano
Chi (2017) for string quartet 14'
Clara’s Ascent (2019) for string quartet or string orchestra featuring solo cello 6' On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Clara Schumann, this work honors the legacy and contributions of a pioneering performer, caring collaborator and artistic confidant.
Con Moto (2018) for percussion quartet 6' This composition can be paired with STAR BOX. The instrumentations and layout of the two scores are very similar but not identical.
Dance Mobile (2021) for 13 players or for small chamber orchestra 14' In memoriam Oliver Knussen
see also Orchestral Works
Dancing Helix Rituals (2007) for violin, clarinet, and piano 7'30" another version was made by the composer for violin, soprano saxophone and piano
see also Music for Dance and Ballet
Dancing Stars (2021) for open instrumentation orchestra or chamber ensemble of no less than 8 players 4' Instrumentation may include a group of voices singing open vowels. Ideal for socially distanced and virtual performances
see also Orchestral Works
D(i)agon(als) (2005) for solo clarinet 5'
Dream Catcher (2008) for solo violin 6' also a version for solo viola
Eagle at Sunrise (2001) for string quartet 7-8' may also be performed as part of the grouping Sun Threads
Enchanted Invocation (2021) for solo percussion playing vibraphone and 5 crotales 3'30
Eurythmy Etude "Still Life" (2007) for solo piano 3'30" See also Music for Dance and Ballet
Euterpe's Caprice (2008) fanfare for solo flute 2'
Fête - a fanfare (2010) for 6 trumpets and 3 trombones 4'30"
Filigree of the Sun (2021) for string quartet 12'30" a 4 minute and 30 second version is available
Final Soliloquy of the Interior Paramour (2004) for small ensemble and mezzo-soprano and counter-tenor 8' note: a small amount of humming and vocalizing is required from 50% of the players. these vocal parts require only an amateur level voice and singing skills
Fugitive Star (1999-2000) for small ensemble and mezzo-soprano and counter-tenor 9' may also be performed as part of the grouping Sun Threads
Helix Spirals (2015) for string quartet 23'
Incantation (1995) for solo violin 5' also a version for solo viola
Incantation (1995) for solo viola 5' also a version for solo violin
Incantation (1995) for solo cello 5' also a version for solo violin and solo viola
Invocations (2000) for string quartet 9' may also be performed as part of the grouping Sun Threads
Jeu D'Esprit (2010) for two trumpets 3'30" also versions for 2 saxophones (this is in the higher key version); 2 piccolos; 2 clarinets; 2 oboes; 2 clarinets; 2 horns
Klee Musings (2016) for piano trio 16’
Love Twitters (2006) for solo piano 5'  
Magic Box (2019) for percussion quartet and string quartet 7' Can be performed by string quartet or by string orchestra.
Magic Gardens (2020) for string quartet Scherzo: 7’40”; Celebration: 4’ Movements can be played together, or each movement can be played as an independent composition
Mansueto Tribute, "double helix" (2011) for violins 3' a version for two violas is also published and available. a version for one violin and one viola is also published and available.
Memory Palace (2019) for string orchestra (no basses) 6'30"
Memory: Swells (2005) for guitar duo 7'30" a version for two violas is also published and available. a version for one violin and one viola is also published and available.
Moon Jig (2005) for violin, cello, and piano 5'
Murmurs in the Mist of Memory (2001) for 11 solo strings 10'
Of Being is a Bird (Emily Dickinson Settings) (2015) for light lyric soprano and ensemble 17' It is optional to substitute the soprano with either a soprano saxophone, trumpet or English horn.
Passion Prayers (1999) for solo cello and flute, clarinet, violin, piano, harp, percussion 9'
Piano Etudes 1-6 (1996-2005) for solo piano 16'
Pilgrim Soul (2011) for English horn and two violins 11' may also be performed by Bass Flute and two violins. in addition, a version which is one octave lower than the original has been made for Bassoon (or Trombone or cello) and two cellos
Plea for Peace (2017) A vocalise for soprano and string quartet 6' The vocalise solo line can also be performed by Flute, Alto Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Trumpet, Soprano Saxophone, Violin, Viola, Cello, or Countertenor in place of the Soprano.
May also be performed with string orchestra (no basses).
see also Orchestral Works
Prairie Sketches I: Diamonds on Orchid Velvet (2004) for soprano and ensemble 15' solo soprano (light lyric, slightly coloratura) fl, ob, cl, hp, vl, vc, 1 perc., 3 famale voices or a small children's chorus
Prayer and Celebration (2006) for chamber orchestra 4' see also Orchestral Works
Pulsar (2003) for solo violin 6' also a version for solo viola
Pulsar (2003) for solo viola 6' also a version for solo violin
qì (2016) for percussion quartet 5’ two players sharing a 4.3-octave marimba & two players sharing a 5-octave marimba
Rainbow Bridge to Paradise (2016) for solo cello 4’30” also a version for solo violin and one for solo viola
Rainbow Bridge to Paradise (2016) for solo violin 4’30” also a version for solo viola and one for solo cello
Rainbow Bridge to Paradise (2016) for solo viola 4’30” also a version for solo violin and one for solo cello
Resounding Earth (2012) for percussion quartet, and bells from around the world 35'
Rhea Enchanted (2016) for solo violin 5' also a version for solo viola and one for solo cello
Rhea Enchanted (2016) for solo viola 5' also a version for solo violin and one for solo cello
Rhea Enchanted (2016) for solo cello 5' also a version for solo violin and one for solo viola
Rings of Light (2022) for 9 saxophones (or saxophone ensemble) 4' 30"
Ripple Effects (2018) for carillon 5' Three versions are available: 4 players (with many additional players joining in as piece accumulates) 72 bells, F-compass. This is the original composition. (Edited by Joey Brink)
2 players, 53 bells, G-compass.
(Edited by Joey Brink)
2 players, 48 (or 47) bells, C-compass.
(Edited by Joey Brink)
Rise Chanting (2002) for string quartet 13' may also be performed as part of the grouping Sun Threads
Rumi Settings (2001) for violin and viola 9' also a version for violin and cello
Rush (2004) for solo violin 2'
Scat (2007) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano 6' alternate version is available for flute (or oboe), violin, viola, cello, piano (or harpsichord)
Scherzi Musicali (2007) for 2 trumpets in C, horn, trombone 3'30"
Selene - Moon Chariot Rituals (2015) octet for percussion quartet and string quartet 18' alternate version: it is possible to perform Selene with small string orchestra (instead of string quartet) and 4 percussion
another alternate version: 4 percussion and 9 woodwinds
Silent Moon (2006) for violin and viola 8' alternate version for violin and cello
Song Without Words (2018) for soloist and piano 6'30" Versions exist for Flute, Alto Flute, Oboe, English Horn, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Bass Trombone, Tuba, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass
Spring Song (1995) for solo cello 5'
Squeeze (2007) for saxophone quartet 3'30"
Star Box (2020) for percussion quartet 6’30” This composition can be paired with CON MOTO The instrumentations and layout of the two scores are very similar but not identical. In Memoriam Jacob Druckman.
Stardust (2021) for English Horn, Oboe, Clarinet, Soprano or Alto Saxophone, or Flute and string quartet 17’ The different versions for E.H., Ob., Cl., Sax., or Flute are not identical. Please be sure to order the exact version you want.
Starlight Ribbons (2013) for solo piano 14'30"
Sun Songs — Three Micro-Operas (2004) for solo mezzo soprano and three percussion 8' may also be sung by a soprano or a countertenor
Sun Threads (1999-2002) for string quartet 39'
Toft Serenade (2006) for violin and piano 6' also a version for viola and piano
Toft Serenade (2006) for viola and piano 6' also a version for violin and piano
Traces (2005) for solo piano 16'
Twilight Butterfly (2013) for soprano and piano 6'30" version exists for mezzo-soprano and piano
version exists for countertenor and piano
Two Thoughts About The Piano (2017) for solo piano 5'
Upon Wings of Words (2021) for lyric soprano and string quartet 17' 30" Text by Emily Dickinson.
For shorter duration options, alternate endings are clearly listed on the score and parts.
Venus Enchanted (2016) for solo violin 5’30” also a version for solo viola and one for solo cello
Venus Enchanted (2016) for solo viola 5’30” also a version for solo violin and one for solo cello
Venus Enchanted (2016) for solo cello 5’30” also a version for solo violin and one for solo viola
Your Kiss (2019) for soprano and piano 6’30” versions also exist for mezzo-soprano, countertenor, and tenor