Slices: A cross-section of small ensemble works.
Duo for Cello and Double Bass 2010 ~ 3 min. Commissioned by Bottom Line Duo, the piece represents a witty and personal dialog.
Trio: Violin, Clarinet, Piano 2008 ~ 4:30 min Like an actual sunset, this trio explores the transformation of harmonic color
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Trio: Marimba, two Clarinets (or Violins), 2008 ~ 4 min Written for clarinetist, Michael Garman, the clarinets act out a playful duet over an improvisational marimba part, with only chord changes and density indications for the marimbist.
Fugue for Strings
String “Quartet” with Bass 2007 ~ 3 min Traditionally structured, this dynamic fugue diverges from tradition with 20th century language and the use of a single violin and the addition of the Double Bass.
Fanfare for Brass
Trumpets – 2, Trombones – 2, Tuba 2007 ~ 4 min A straight forward fanfare, this is appropriate for teenage performers
Trumpet, Mezzo Soprano, Piano 2000 ~ 13 min Set to the middle song of the poem, Three Songs for a Legend, by Irish poet Eavan Boland
Flute solo 2011 ~ 3 min Lyrical, this piece was composed for Houston flutist, Adriana Potoczniak
Piano Version 2009 ~ 4 min Like an actual sunset, this piano solo nuances the transformation of harmonic color
Organ solo 2007 ~ 4 min For evening service, this is an homage to Olivier Messiaen
Cancion del Barco
Flute solo 2004 ~ 3 min Using a six note row, this piece explores expression with limited resources
Piano solo 2003 ~ 3 min
Cello solo 2016; Broken into three movements, the piece concentrates on the physical elements that tie it together – the mountains, sky and water and the color blue.
White Rock Morning
Tape 2006 ~ 8:30 min A morning’s evolutionary soundscape at Dallas’s White Rock Lake, this was most recently performed in October 2010 at the Dallas Contemporary
The Jar Collection
Ten Ordered Pieces 2007 ~ up to 10 min An aleatory piece for Mixed Ensemble