New & Popular Compositions
- Blossom Music soprano and mixed quintet
- Motion Lines saxophone quartet
- Coruxa en Carbayu flute & guitar
- fangled contraption flute & sax
- Jesus of Nazareth, Savior and King SATB choir
July 9: Selected as the 2017–18 Fellow for Collage New Music. The position includes writing a new piece for the ensemble to premiere spring 2018.
June 5–19: Attended the Fresh Inc. 2017 Festival, where Blossom Music received its premiere.
May 11–13: Attended the New Music Gathering at Bowling Green State University.
March 9–10: Visited Boise State University as a guest composer, where I taught composition lessons and gave presentations on James Tenney, orchestration in Star Wars, and my recent music.
12–14’ Work for English Horn and Piano: Join Jeralee Johnson (Boston), Carolyn Hove (LA Philharmonic), David Ashton (NYC) and the Barlow Endowment in collaborating on or donating to a new work for English Horn (deadline Sept 1, 2017).
10’ Work for Ensemble Dal Niente
6–8’ Work for Collage New Music
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