Works: Dance and Ballet

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Title/Year Instrumentation Duration Notes
Abracadabra (Suncatchers) for 11 virtuosi (2024) Fl. Cl. Cl. Bn. 2 percussion, piano, 2 violin, viola, and cello. 15’ or 12’ or 9’ Optional: Some or all of 2 clarinets and bassoon can be replaced by saxophones
See also Chamber Works
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.
The Auditions (2019) for chamber orchestra 26' Can be performed with 9 strings or with full string section. Pairs perfectly with Appalachian Spring by Aaron Copland, for which the scoring of his original ballet is: Fl. Cl. Bsn. Pno. Strings (22221)]
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. See also Chamber Works
Bebop Riddle (2021) for solo 5-octave marimba 5' See also Solo Works
Brio (2018) for orchestra 10' see also Orchestral Works
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'
Dance Foldings (2021) For orchestra or chamber orchestra 13' see also Orchestral Works
Dance Mobile (2021) for 14 players or for small chamber orchestra 14' In memoriam Oliver Knussen
see also Chamber Works
Dancing Helix Rituals (2007) for violin, clarinet, and piano 9' see also Chamber Works
Dream Threads, a ballet (2007) for youth orchestra and ballet 22' see also Orchestral Works
Enchanted Invocation (2021) for solo percussion playing vibraphone and 5 crotales 3'30 see also Chamber Works
EOS (Goddess of the Dawn) (2015) a ballet for orchestra 16'30" see also Orchestral Works
Eurythmy Etude "Still Life" (2007) for solo piano 3'30" see also Solo Works
Forest of Shifting Time a Ballet for Reed Quintet (2022) for Oboe, Clarinet in Bb, Alto Saxophone in Eb, Bass Clarinet in Bb, Bassoon 31' alternate quintet instrumentations are available from publisher.
see also Chamber Music
Helios Choros, a Ballet (Complete) (2006-2007) a triptych for orchestra 38' see also Orchestral Works
Helios Choros I (2006) for orchestra 9'
Helios Choros II (2007) for orchestra 18'
Helios Choros III (2007) for orchestra 11'
Magic Box (2019) for percussion quartet and string quartet 7' Can be performed by string quartet or by string orchestra.
Of Paradise and Light (2010) for string orchestra (no double basses) 4'30" an alternate version exists for cello ensemble. See also Orchestral Works
Plea for Peace (2017) A vocalise for soprano and string quartet.
Band grade 2.5 and grade 3 versions forthcoming.
6' The vocalise solo line can also be performed by Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Trumpet, Soprano Saxophone, Violin, Viola, Cello, or Countertenor in place of the Soprano. See Chamber Works
May also be performed with string orchestra (no basses).
see also Orchestral Works
Various size band versions are currently being arranged by the composer.
see Band Works
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
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
Squeeze (2007) for saxophone quartet 3'30" See also Chamber Works
Sun Dance (2020) for orchestra 6’ or 5' Designed specifically to precede a performance of Beethoven's “Pastoral” Sixth Symphony; Or to proceed a performance of any Beethoven Symphony. In Memoriam Oliver Knussen. See also Orchestral Works
Terpsichore's Box of Dreams for 13 virtuosi (2023) for flute (picc.), oboe, clarinet (bass cl.), alto saxophone (baritone sax.), horn, 2 percussion, harp, piano, 2 violin, viola, and cello. 19' Optional: a second Clarinet (bass cl.) player can replace the saxophone (baritone sax.). Available for performance worldwide starting on May 20, 2023. World premiere is on May 19, 2023
See also Chamber Works
Terpsichore's Dream (2007) a ballet for chamber orchestra 15'30" or 14’15" see also Orchestral Works