Past Performances

2021 • 2020 • 2019 • 2018 • 2017 • 2016 • 2015 • 2014 • 2013


2021

October 15th, 2021
Into the empty sky
for Sextet and Electronics
the [Switch~ Ensemble]
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
Cary Hall
New York, NY

September 19th, 2021
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Daniel Baer
Ear Taxi Festival
Chicago, IL

August 19th, 2021
Hollows
for Octet
Aspen Contemporary Ensemble; Tim Weiss, conductor
Aspen Music Festival and School
Aspen, CO

August 14th, 2021
Fracture / Mosaic
for Orchestra
Aspen Conducting Academy Orchestra; Maurice Cohn, conductor
Aspen Music Festival and School
Aspen, CO

July 24th, 2021
Fracture / Mosaic
for Orchestra
Aspen Conducting Academy Orchestra; Maurice Cohn, conductor
Aspen Music Festival and School
Aspen, CO

2020

March 21st, 2020 [Canceled]
Into the empty sky
for Sextet and Electronics
the [Switch~ Ensemble]
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
Cary Hall
New York, NY

March 18th, 2020 [Canceled]
Into the empty sky
for Sextet and Electronics
the [Switch~ Ensemble]
Eastman School of Music
Hatch Recital Hall
Rochester, NY

March 16th, 2020 [Canceled]
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA

March 15th, 2020 [Canceled]
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
California State University, Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA

March 14th, 2020 [Canceled]
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
California State University, Northridge
Northridge, CA

March 13th, 2020 [Canceled]
stain, bloom, moon, rain
for 13 instruments
Grossman Ensemble
Jerry Hou, conductor
University of Chicago Logan Center for the Arts
Chicago, IL

March 8th, 2020
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Matt Evans, Doug 0’Connor, and Katherine Weintraub
North American Saxophone Alliance 2020 Biennial Conference
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

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2019

December 12th, 2019
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Adam Kehl, conductor
University of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI

December 8th, 2019
Masks
for Saxophone, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
New Music//New Film Collaboration
Audrey Snyder, cello
Constellation
Chicago, IL

November 26th, 2019
Un-Masqued
for Wind Ensemble
*premiere*
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Wind Symphony
Kevin Holzman, conductor
Cincinnati, OH

November 14th, 2019
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Duo Axis (Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu)
Augustana College – Hamre Hall
Sioux Falls, SD

November 11th, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
Mercer University
Macon, GA

November 10th, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
University of Montevallo
Montevallo, AL

November 2nd, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
DePaul University
Chicago, IL

October 13th, 2019
Ornithology S
for Saxophone Quartet
~Nois Saxophone Quartet
Constellation
Chicago, IL

October 12th, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Doug O’Connor and Eunmi Ko
Eunmi Ko Faculty Recital
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

October 9th, 2019m
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

October 8th, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Oshkosh, WI

October 6th, 2019
Passacaglia
for Alto Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick and Kurt Galván
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI

September 15th, 2019
Without Air
for Flute, Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own” Chamber Series
National Gallery of Art – East Building
Washington, D.C.

April 23rd, 2019
He Dreams a Mother
for Mezzo-Soprano and Sextet
Ithaca College Contemporary Chamber Ensemble; Jorge Grossmann, director
Hockett Family Recital Hall
Ithaca College
Ithaca, NY

March 10th, 2019
Without Air
for Flute, Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own” Chamber Series
Columbia Heights Educational Campus
Washington, D.C.

February 5th, 2019
Gilded Scenes
for Orchestra
Chicago Civic Orchestra
Symphony Center
Chicago, IL

January 13th, 2019
Ink Dark
for Voice and String Quartet
Spektral Quartet and Chelsea Lyons
Constellation
Chicago, IL

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2018

November 18th, 2018
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
University of Chicago Wind Ensemble
Chip De Stefano, conductor
Logan Center Performance Hall
Chicago, IL

November 3rd, 2018
Labyrinth Meditations
for Oboe and Electronics
Erin Lensing, oboe
Third Practice Electroacoustic Music Festival
University of Richmond
Perkinson Recital Hall
Richmond, VA

October 15th, 2018
Without Air
for Flute, Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
Illinois Modern Ensemble
University of Illinois
Foellinger Great Hall; Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Urbana, IL

October 13th, 2018
Graft
for Two Pianos and Two Percussionists
Yarn/Wire
University of Chicago
Logan Center Performance Hall
Chicago, IL

August 21st, 2018
Gilt
for Orchestra (reduced version)
Tonkünstler Orchester
Grafenegg Festival — INK STILL WET Composer Workshop
Grafenegg, Austria

July 10th-14th, 2018
Ornithology S
for Saxophone Quartet
Fuego Quartet
World Saxophone Congress
Zagreb, Croatia

June 23rd, 2018
Gilt
for Orchestra
L’Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
IRCAM ManiFeste-2018
Paris, France

June 7-10th, 2018
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
Re:Sound New Music Festival
Cleveland Uncommon Sound Project
Cleveland, OH

June 4-10th, 2018
Without Air
for Flute, Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
Slee Sinfonietta
June in Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

May 4th, 2018
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Lotus Trio
University of Michigan M-Prize Competition Semi-Final Round
Ann Arbor, MI

March 9th, 2018
Ornithology S
for Saxophone Quartet
Fuego Quartet
North American Saxophone Alliance National Conference
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
Cincinnati, OH

March 9th, 2018
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
North American Saxophone Alliance National Conference
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
Cincinnati, OH

March 6th, 2018
In this world
for Soprano and Large Ensemble
Cafe MoMus
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
Mark Gibson, conductor
Cincinnati, OH

February 23rd, 2018
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
CBDNA North Central Division Conference
Western Michigan University
Michael King, conductor
Kalamazoo, MI

February 4th, 2018
Into the empty sky
for Sextet and Electronics
University of Chicago New Music Ensemble and Barbara Schubert, conductor
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

January 25th, 2018
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Caleb Carpenter, Joe Connor, and Jordan Lulloff, saxophones
Northwestern University Saxophone Studio Recital
Galvin Hall
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

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2017

November 30th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
College of Wooster
Wooster, OH

October 29th, 2017
Though your sins—Vidi Aquam
for 16 voices
Premiere by the New York Virtuoso Singers
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor
St. Ignatius of Antioch Church
New York, NY

September 9th, 2017
Tangled lines, luminous tangents
for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Opening of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Otto M. Budig Theater
All of the Above
Cincinnati, OH

September 2nd, 2017
Tangled lines, luminous tangents
for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
ChamberPalooza at the Cincinnati Art Museum
All of the Above
Cincinnati, OH

August 22nd, 2017
Burn Bright
for Orchestra
Grafenegg Festival — Ink Still Wet Workshop
Tonkünstler Orchestra
David Clay Mettens, conductor
Grafenegg, Austria

July 9th, 2017
He Dreams a Mother
for Soprano and Sextet
Cortona Sessions for New Music
All of the Above
Cortona, Italy

July 3rd, 2017
In this world
for Soprano and Large Ensemble
2017 soundSCAPE Festival
Tony Arnold, soprano and the soundSCAPE Sinfonietta
Michael Lewanski, conductor
Maccagno, Italy

June 26th, 2017
Labyrinth Meditations
for Oboe and Electronics
Maryland Wind Festival
Erin Lensing, oboe
Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
Frederick, MD

May 5th, 2017
Without Air
for Flute, Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
University of Chicago Contempo Series – Tomorrow’s Music Today
Performance Hall – Logan Center for the Arts
Chicago, IL

April 29th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
MISE-EN_PLACE Bushwick
Brooklyn, NY

April 28th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
The Lilypad
Cambridge, MA

April 18th, 2017
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Nicki Roman DMA Recital
Phil Pierick, Nicki Roman, and Zach Stern
Eastman School of Music, Hatch Recital Hall
Rochester, NY

April 9th, 2017
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Fillmore Wind Band
Stephen Lytle, conductor
Walnut Hills High School
Cincinnati, OH

April 8th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván, piano
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL

March 31st, 2017
Into the empty sky 
for Sextet and Electronics
Ensemble Dal Niente
SCI National Conference – Concert IV
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI

March 22nd, 2017
Tangled lines, luminous tangents
for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano
All of the Above
Mikey Arbulu (clarinet) DMA Chamber Music Recital
Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Werner Recital Hall
Cincinnati, OH

February 18th, 2017
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Bowling Green State University University Band
Michael King, conductor
Bowling Green, OH

January 14th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and Yuka Fujii, piano
Dolce Music Salon
Osaka, Japan

January 12th, 2017
Passacaglia
for Saxophone and Piano
Phil Pierick, saxophone and I-An Chen, piano
Henri Selmer Paris-Taiwan KHS Proshop
Taipei, Taiwan

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2016

December 9th, 2016
“Sleeping I am carried…”
for Orchestra
Brussels Philharmonic
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Flagey
Brussels, Belgium

November 6th, 2016
He Dreams a Mother
for Soprano and Sextet
University of Chicago New Music Ensemble
University of Chicago; Fulton Hall
Chicago, IL

October 12th, 2016
Unravelings
for 10 instruments
Alan Buxbaum, conductor
The Peabody Institute; Friedberg Hall
Baltimore, MD

October 9th, 2016
Tangled lines, luminous tangents
for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Civitas Ensemble
Valparaiso University;  Duesenberg Recital Hall
Valparaiso, IN

October 8th, 2016
Tangled lines, luminous tangents
for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Ear Taxi Festival
Civitas Ensemble
Chicago Cultural Center Preston Bradley Hall
Chicago, IL

August 4-17th, 2016
Lauda for the high and low places
for Septet
Music in the American Wild
August Tour through Washington

July 5th, 2016
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
American Saxophone Academy Faculty Recital
Chien-Kwan Lin, Timothy McAllister, and Otis Murphy
Eastman School of Music Hatch Recital Hall
Rochester, NY

June 9-19th, 2016
Lauda for the high and low places
for Septet
Music in the American Wild
June Tour through KY, TN, NC, VA, and Washington, D.C.

May 22nd, 2016
He Dreams a Mother
for Soprano and Sextet
The [Switch~ Ensemble]
Queens New Music Festival
Big Secret Theatre
Long Island City, Queens, NY

May 5th, 2016
Kinetic dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Miami University Symphony Band; Stephen Lytle, conductor
Miami University, Hall Auditorium
Oxford, OH

April 30th, 2016
Kinetic dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
College of William & Mary Wind Ensemble; Richard Marcus, conductor
College of William & Mary, Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall
Williamsburg, VA

April 28th, 2016
He Dreams a Mother
for Soprano and Sextet
All of the Above
Clifton Cultural Arts Center
Cincinnati, OH

April 23rd, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
Lilypad Inman
Cambridge, MA

April 21st, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
Firehouse 12
New Haven, CT

April 20th, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
Crypt Chapel, Church of the Intercession
New York, NY

March 24-25th, 2016
Kinetic dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
College of William & Mary Wind Ensemble; Richard Marcus, conductor
Tour to New Orleans, LA

March 24th, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
Kerrytown Concert Hall
Ann Arbor, MI

March 19th, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
University of Chicago, Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Penthouse
Chicago, IL

March 15th, 2016
Fire-fangled
for Flute and Piano
Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu
Eastman School of Music, Ciminelli Formal Lounge
Rochester, NY

February 25-27th, 2016
Kinetic dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
SCI Region III Conference
Marshall University Wind Ensemble
Huntington, WV

February 12th, 2016
Kinetic dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Nazareth College Wind Symphony; Jared Chase, conductor
Rochester, NY

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2015

December 2nd, 2015
Alexandra
20-minute opera for 3 singers and 13 instrumentalists
American Opera Initiative
Washington National Opera; John DeMain, conductor
The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Terrace Theater
Washington, D.C.

November 23-25th, 2015
“Sleeping I am carried…”
for Orchestra
2015 [‘tactus] Young Composers’ Forum
Brussels Philharmonic; Franck Ollu, conductor
Brussels, Belgium

November 12-14th, 2015
“Sleeping I am carried…”
for Orchestra
SCI 50th Anniversary National Conference
University of Florida Orchestra; Matthew Wardell, conductor
University of Florida School of Music
Gainesville, FL

October 7-10th
Alexandra
20-minute opera for 3 singers and 13 instrumentalists
American Opera Initiative and Washington National Opera
Piano Vocal Workshop
Washington, D.C.

September 26th, 2015
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Sumner Truax Faculty Recital
Joe Connor, Steve Jordheim, and Sumner Truax
Lawrence University
Appleton, WI

July 31st – August 1st, 2015
“Down the moon’s marble well”
for Flute, Clarinet (doubling Bass Clarinet), Saxophone (Sop./Alto), Violin, Guitar, and Piano
The Ritsos Project
Karlovasi Town Hall
Karlovasi, Samos, Greece
http://www.theritsosproject.org

July 1st, 2015
In the fading wake
for Flute, Clarinet (doubling Bass Clarinet), Bassoon, and Piano
Emlyn Johnson, Tiffany Valvo, Jessica Wooldridge King, and Wei-Han Wu
Sunset Concerts
Christ Church
Rochester, NY

May 6-8th, 2015
“Sleeping I am carried…”
for Orchestra
Underwood New Music Readings
American Composers Orchestra; George Manahan, conductor
DiMenna Center
New York, NY

April 23rd, 2015
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
USC Symphonic Winds; Jayme Taylor, conductor
Koger Center, University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

April 11th, 2015
Unravelings for 10 players
Graduate Composers’ Sinfonietta; Boon Hua Lien, conductor
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

April 4th, 2015
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Tyler Flowers, Justin Rollefson, and Samuel Detweiler, saxophones
Samuel Detweiler Doctoral Saxophone Recital
Arizona State University Recital Hall
Tempe, AZ

March 30th, 2015
Labyrinth Meditations
for Oboe and Electronics
Erin Lensing, oboe
Hatch Recital Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

March 26th, 2015
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Dan Stenziano, Sumner Truax, and Katherine Weintraub, saxophones
Composers Forum
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

March 12-13th, 2015
Everything that rises
for Three Soprano Saxophones
Tyler Flowers, Justin Rollefson, and Samuel Detweiler, saxophones
North American Saxophone Alliance Region 2 Conference Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ

March 11th, 2015
Through the Blackbird’s Eye
for Flute, Oboe, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion and Live Electronics OSSIA (http://ossianewmusic.org)
Barnes Hall, Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
http://events.cornell.edu/event/cu_music_cornell_contemporary_chamber_players

February 18th, 2015
Through the Blackbird’s Eye
for Flute, Oboe, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion and Live Electronics
OSSIA (http://ossianewmusic.org)
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

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2014

November 16th, 2014
Kinetic Dance, for two scrap metal birds
for Wind Ensemble
Elon University Wind Ensemble
Adam Kehl, Conductor
Elon, NC
http://www.elon.edu/E-Net/Article/103801

October 24th, 2014
“Sleeping I am carried…”
for Orchestra
Eastman School Symphony Orchestra
Kodak Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

October 23rd, 2014
In the fading wake
for Flute, Clarinet (Bass Clarinet), Bassoon, and Piano
Zach Sheets, Sammy Lesnick, Quinn Delaney, and Daniel Pesca
Composers’ Forum
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY

September 30th, 2014
Songs for My People
for Soprano and Ensemble
Café Momus, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
AikKhai Pung, Conductor
Cincinnati, OH
http://calendar.uc.edu/wv3/wv3_servlet/urd/run/wv_event.Detail?id=22645527

July 2014
Wonder
for Soprano and Piano
The Ritsos Project https://www.facebook.com/theritsosproject
Sophie Burgos, soprano and Daniel Pesca, piano
Athens and Samos, Greece

June 13th, 2014
In the fading wake
for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Piano
New Music on the Point
Middlebury Town Hall Theater
Ellyn Butler, Nicholas Gallas, Jessica Wooldridge King, and Clare Longendyke
Middlebury, VT

April 13th, 2014
Labyrinth Meditations
for Oboe and ELectronics
Eastman Computer Music Center Concert
Miller Center Atrium, Eastman School of Music
Erin Lensing, oboe
Rochester, NY

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2013

November 25th, 2013
Burn Bright
for Sinfonietta
Graduate Composers’ Sinfonietta
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Oliver Hagen, conductor
Rochester, NY

October 3rd, 2013
Tracery
for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano
Composers’ Forum
Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music
Kristina Setka, Pedro Sánchez, and Amy Zhang
Rochester, NY

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