Small Chamber Ensemble

Without Air (2017)
Duration: ca. 8 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute (doubling Piccolo), Viola, Cello, Harp, and Percussion
Premiere: Contempo Series at the University of Chicago – Tomorrow’s Music Today (May 2017)

Into the empty sky (2017)
Commissioned by the Society of Composers, Inc. and ASCAP for Ensemble Dal Niente
Duration: ca. 12 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute (doubling Alto Flute and Piccolo), Clarinet (doubling Bass Clarinet), Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion, and Live Electronics
Premiere: Ensemble Dal Niente at the 2017 SCI National Conference at Western Michigan University (March 2017)

Tangled lines, luminous tangents (2016)
Commissioned by the Civitas Ensemble
Duration: ca. 8 minutes
Instrumentation: Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Premiere: The Civitas Ensemble at the Ear Taxi Festival (October 2016)

Live Performance by the Civitas Ensemble; Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN:

Fire-fangled (2016)
Commissioned by Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu with support from New Music USA and the Tallon Perkes Scholarship Fund
Duration: ca. 10 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute and Piano
Premiere: Zach Sheets and Wei-Han Wu; University of Chicago, Logan Center for the Performing Arts (March 2016)

Live Performance by Zach Sheets and Wei-Han; Firehouse 12, New Haven, CT (April 2016):

He Dreams a Mother (2016)
Commissioned by All of the Above and the Cincinnati Review
Duration: ca. 7.5 minutes
Instrumentation: Soprano with Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet, Viola, Cello, Piano, and Percussion
Text by Mary Kaiser
Premiere: All of the Above (March 2016)

Live Performance by the University of Chicago New Music Ensemble; Barbara Schubert, conductor; Jessica Aszodi, soprano (Nov. 2016):

Through the Blackbird’s Eye (2015)
Commissioned by OSSIA
Duration: ca. 11 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute (doubling Piccolo), Oboe, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion and Live Electronics
Premiere: OSSIA (February 2015)

Live Performance by OSSIA at Barnes Hall, Cornell University in Ithaca, NY (March 2015):

Everything that rises (2014) ∙ view score
Commissioned by Tyler Flowers, Justin Rollefson, and Samuel Detweiler
Duration: ca. 9 minutes
Instrumentation: 3 Soprano Saxophones
Premiere: Tyler Flowers, Justin Rollefson, and Samuel Detweiler at Northern Arizona University for the North American Saxophone Alliance Region 2 Conference (March 2015)

Live Performance by Joe Connor, Steven Jordheim, and Sumner Truax, Lawrence University in Appleton, WI (September 2015):

In the fading wake (2014)
Written for the 2014 New Music on the Point Chamber Music Festival
Duration: ca. 9.5 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet (doubling Bass Clarinet), Bassoon, and Piano
Premiere: Ellyn Butler, Nicholas Gallas, Jessica Wooldridge, and Clare Longendyke at the Middlebury Town Hall Theater (June 2014)

Tracery (2013)
Duration: ca. 8.5 minutes
Instrumentation: Clarinet, Cello, and Piano
Premiere: Graeme Johnson, Maxwell Frank, and Ruth Bright at the 2013 Brevard Music Center (June 2013)

Recording by Kristina Setka, Pedro Sánchez, and Xuan Zhang at the Eastman School of Music:

An echo from the curio (2012)
Written for The Declassified and their April 2012 residency at the USC School of Music
Duration: 2 minutes
Instrumentation: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn

I want the circle broken (2012)
Written for Tyler Flowers, Jay Ritchie, and Aimee Fincher
Duration: 7 minutes
Instrumentation: Alto Saxophone, Percussion (Vibraphone, Glockenspiel, Triangle, 2 Woodblocks), and Piano

Acts from an Exhibition of Living Curiosities (2011)
Duration: 13 minutes
Instrumentation: Brass Quintet (2 Trumpets, Horn, Trombone, and Tuba)

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Bustle (2010)
Duration: 8.5 minutes
Instrumentation: Flute, Bassoon, Violin, Double Bass, Percussion, and Piano

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Concertino Pastorale (2010)
Duration: 9.5 minutes
Instrumentation: Oboe, Clarinet, and Piano

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