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String Trio (2014)
First performance: NOVA, March 2015

5 Preludes for Piano (2014)
for piano
first performance: Jason Eckhart, NOVA, November 2014

so as to (2010)
trio for violin, horn and piano
First performance: NOVA, November, 2014

2005 and Counting (2010)
for clarinet and electronics
commissioned by Laura Carmichael.
First performance: DUO X, February 2, 2010, Utrecht, Holland
DUO X, February 21, 2010, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo, Japan
7.25 minutes

Yeah U Rite! (2009)
for alto saxophone and electronics
commissioned by Tim Ruedeman.
first performance: Issue Project Room, NYC, May 2009
additional performances: December 4, 2009, Listen Space, NYC Tim Ruedeman
3 additional performances during 09-10 season, NYC;
other additional performances by John Sampen
6 minutes

Da Lives ah da Saints (2009)
for electric guitar and electronics.
commissioned by Daniel Lippel
first performance, December 4, 2009, Listen Space, NYC
version for tenor banjo and electronics;
first performance: Canyonlands, by Joshua Payne, November 4, 2009
5.5 minutes

Just One Step Beyond (2008)
version for viola and cimbalom
first performanc:e: Salt Lake City
6 minutes
recorded on Albany, Troy 1216 by Roberta Zalkind, viola and Igor Iachimciuc, cimbalom

Rough Sleepers (2008)
for ensemble and voices of the homeless (electronics)
fl (picc/alto) cl (bc) vln, vc, pno, perc
In the Soup
Katrina
... and Keeps Faith with Those Who Sleep in the Dust
commissioned by the Fromm Foundation at Harvard University
first performance: February 25, 2008 at Merkin Hall, NYC by The New York New Music Ensemble
additional performances: Festival Voor Nieuwe Muziek, Belgium by NYNME 11/08 and Canyonlands , 9/08.
20 minutes
recorded on Albany, Troy 1216 by Canyonlands, conducted by composer

reprise (2007)
for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano
commissioned by NOVA for their 30th Anniversary with funds from The Eccles Foundation
first performance: NOVA
additional performance: December 3, 2009, WCSMS, Merkin Hall, NYC
10.5 minutes
recorded on Albany, Troy 1216 by NOVA

person, place, etc. (2006)
flute, alto flute, and piccolo (1 player), and percussion (1 player)
The Halfs of It
What Time Is It
Kuchki Victimas and Gleb
Outside Wilson
11.5 minutes
first performance: June 24, 2006
Carlton Vickers, flute
Glenn Webb, percussion
Recorded on Albany, Troy 1216

Past Light (2005)
for clarinet, bass clarinet, violin, cello and piano
One Thread Among It
All Together
Open
commissioned by The New York New Music Ensemble with funds from The Argosy Foundation
premiered, Los Angeles County Museum, 11/06; 6 additional performances, including Merkin Hall, NYC
17.5 minutes
Recorded on Albany, Troy 1216 by The New York New Music Ensemble, James Baker, conductor

A Table of The Most Used Chords (2004)
for horn quartet
commissioned by Intermezzo
first performance: 10/2004, horn section, Utah Symphony Orchestra
additional performance of note:
February 15, 2010, University of Illinois Horn Quartet, Champaign-Urbana, IL
12 minutes
Recorded on Albany, Troy 1216 by Canyonlands Horn Quartet

POINTS AND TALES (2004)
12 character pieces for solo piano
4 sections premiered July 2004, Stephen Gosling, Composers Conference, Wellesley, MA.
42 min.

A TABLE OF THE MOST USED CHORDS (2004)
horn quartet
premiered July 2004, Intermezzo Chamber Music Series, Utah Symphony Horn Section, Salt Lake
12 min.

A TABLE OF THE MOST USED CHORDS (2004)
sax quartet version
12 min.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SONG FROM THE SAME FRAGMENTED MASQUE (2003)
solo flute
Recorded February, Carlton Vickers, 2004; Albany Records Troy 710.
10 min.

MELPOMENE (2000)
cello, flute, harp, and percussion
Recorded 1/26-27/01; Albany Records Troy 710.
Performed May 2003 by Canyonlands on CMC Series, Salt Lake
16 min.

PARTITA INTRECCIATA (1999)
violin and tape
Co-commissioned by Gerald Elias and Bodil Rørbech.
Premiered Copenhagen, April 22, 2000 (Rørbech). Subsequent performances: Malmö, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Paris, NOVA Series, Salt Lake, etc..
Recorded December 2000 (Elias). Albany Records Troy 710.
13 min.

TRACE (1998)
2 pianos, 2 percussion
Commissioned by the Fromm Foundation.
Premiered Stuttgart, February 2001 by the ensemble "Piano and Percussion"-Stuttgart on the Eclat Festival. Subsequent performances: Speculum Musicae, January 2004, Merkin Hall, New York; Timetable, March 2004, Staller Center, Stony Brook, NY.
Recorded March 2002; Albany Records Troy 710.
17 min.

JUST ONE STEP BEYOND (1998)
viola, piano
In memorium Margaret McGlinn.
Premiere June 7,1998; New Music Works, Santa Cruz, CA. Polly Burkholder, viola, Susan Bruckner, piano.
Subsequent Preformaces: July 2004 Lois Martin, viola, Christopher Oldfather, piano, Composers Conference, Wellesley, MA; May 15, 2000, Merkin Hall, New York, Lois Martin, viola, Eliza Garth, piano; March 1999, Scott Lewis , viola, Jed Moss, piano, Salt Lake.
Recorded June 1999, Scott Lewis, viola, Jed Moss, piano. Albany Records Troy 710.
6 min.

QUARTET (1998)
2 violins, viola cello
Commissioned by the Koussevitzky Foundation.
Premiered April 6, 1997; The Madeleine Festival, Cathedral of the Madeleine; the Abramyan Quartet.
Also performed Tokyo, June 17, 1997.
Recorded on CRI 787.
19 min.

DIALOGUE IN THREE PARTS (1994)
flute, alto flute, piccolo [one performer] and tape
Commissioned by Carlton Vickers
Premiered April 6, 1995; Carlton Vickers
Subsequent performances include those by
Rachel Rudich:
    October 22, 1998; California Institute of the Arts.
    October 23, 1998; Pamona College.
    October 27, 1998; University of Pittsburgh.
    October 28, 1998; Mount Union College, Akron.
    October 29, 1998; S.U.N.Y.-Buffalo.
Yossi Arnheim:
    March 6, 1998; Biennial of New Music ; Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
Jayn Rosenfeld:
    November 23, 1997; Merkin Hall, New York.
Kathryn Lukas:
    April 18, 1998; Indiana University.
Mary Stolper:
    October 13, 1996; DePaul University, Chicago.
    March 27, 1997; University of Chicago.
Carlton Vickers:
    February 19, 1996; Dresden.
Recorded on CRI 787.
9 min.

ROMAN PASSACAGLIAS (1991)
violin, cello, piano
Commissioned by the Leonardo Trio.
Premiered March 4, 1992; The Icebreaker, Amsterdam.
Subsequent performances include those by:
the Leonardo Trio:
    November 16, 1992; Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York.
    March 14, 1994; Prince Theatre, University of Pennsylvania.
    April 17, 1992; Greenwich, CT.
    EARPLAY: October 2, 1995; Center for the Arts, Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco.
Recorded on CRI 787.
12 min.

DELTA, THE PERFECT KING (1989)
solo horn, 2 flutes, 2 clarinets, piano, percussion, 2 violins, viola, cello, contrabass
Premiered October 10, 1991; Speculum Musicae, William Purvis, horn, composer conducting; Miller Theater, New York.
Subsequent performance at International Horn Society Festival, 9 June, 1993, Kansas City.
Recorded on CRI 705
19 min.

DIPTYCH:ANOTHER ORDER OF CAT/CONSIDER THE WINDOW (1989)
violin, cello, piano
17 May 1989, Chamber Players of the League/ISCM
Weill Recital Hall, New York
Recorded on Centaur CD 2103
19 min.

DÄMMERUNG (1982)
oboe,viola,cello,piano
Commissioned by the Chamber Music Festival at Bennington College
Premiered 17 August 1982, Bennington College
6 min.

NONET
fl, clar-bs clar, bssn, tpt, vln, vla, vc, cb, perc
Premiered 5 August 1981, Composers Conference, Johnston, VT
9 min.

SONATA FOR VIOLA AND PIANO (1979)
Premiered 17 March 1983, Carnegie Recital Hall, NYC
Lawrence Dutton, vla Aleck Karis, pno
19 min.

BLACK BEAUTY (1981)
solo electric guitar
Commissioned by Henry Gwiazda
27 February 1981, C.A.G.E. Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
All subsequent performances by Henry Gwiazda
9 min.

THREE FANTASY PIECES FOR HORN AND PIANO (1980)
Commissioned by Rebecca Root
Premiered 3 December 1981, McMillan Theatre, NYC
William Purvis, hn Aleck Karis, pno
11 min.

SUMMER ALBUM (1977)
solo piano
6 December 1979, McMillin Theatre, NYC
Christopher Green-Armytage, pno
20 min.

SONATA FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO
Premiered 28 February 1980, McMillin Theatre, NYC
Linda Quan, vln. Aleck Karis, pno.
15 min.

TRIO (1975)
violin, horn, piano
Premiered 9 April 1975, Philomatheon Hall, Univ. of Penn.
9 min.

RAMPART (1975)
solo cello
Premiered 20 April 1975 Annenburg Center, Univ. of Penn.
David Dornbusch, vc.
11 min.

DUMAINE (1974)
cello, flute, oboe, viola
Premiered 7 February 1974, Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Fred Sherry, vc. Arthur Weisberg, cond.
5 min.

Opera

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BOX AND COX (1998)
soprano, tenor, lyric baritone
flute dbl alto and picc., clarinet dbl. bass cl
violin, cello, piano, percussion, tape
comic opera in three scenes
Premiered April 17, 2000 at series opening of Libby Gardner Hall, Salt Lake City.
40 min.

Chamber works with voice

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A Certain Round of Events (2002)
mezzo-soprano, piano
recorded August 2003, Lani Poulson, mezzo-soprano, Susan Wenckus, piano
40 min.

ON THE WINGS OF WIND (1994)
soprano, baritone,clarinet dbl. bass cl.., violin, cello, harp
"..a..miniature Das Leid von der Erde." - NY Times
Premiered Salt Lake City, July 27, 1997; Canyonlands Ensemble, Jennifer Larson, soprano, Joseph Onstott, baritone, composer conducting. New York premiere, fall 1999; Washington Square Contemporary Music Series. May 2003, The Madeleine Festival, Cathedral of the Madeleine.
Recorded on CRI 787.
Recorded Milken Archive
20 min.

ITS SOUNDLESS AFTERMATH(1993)
soprano,clarinet, violin, cello, piano<
Commissioned by the Hillel Foundation.
Premiered May 9, 1993; Eastman Theatre, Rochester, NY.
6 min.

DAS BACHES WIEGENLIED (1991)
men's choir: TTBB, 2 horns, harp
1 June 1991,University of Utah A Cappella Choir
6 Min.

FOUR SONGS (1979)
soprano, piano
(Yeats, Pound and Williams)
Premiered 17 April 1979, Rogers Chapel, Newcomb College
Nancy Assaf, sop. Douglas Flieger, pno.
8 min.

Large ensemble works

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A League of Notions (2015)
1211 2000 perc strings
First performance: Miller Theatre, NYC, June 11, 2015, Orchestra of the League

Parts and Labor (2011)
3 Movements for Chamber Orchestra; 0020 2000 strings
recorded by members of the Utah Symphony.
First performance:

THROUGH (2003)
0200 2000 strings
premiered October 2004, Engleman Hall, New York, Stony Brook, Contemporary Chamber Players
8 min.

ANGELS, EMERALDS, AND THE TOWERS (1992)
1(picc.)010; 1100 harp, strings
Commissioned by New Music Across America-Utah and C. Comstock Clayton Foundation.
Premiered October 2, 1992, Tanner Amphitheater, Zion National Park; Canyonlands Ensemble; composer conducting.
Subsequent performances:
    October 15, 1992; Canyonlands, Salt Lake City.
    October 3, 1996; Bowling Green University; Emily Freeman Brown, conductor
Recorded on CRI 787.
6 min.

CONCORD (1991)
3(picc)3(EH)3(bs)3(contra);4331; pno-cel; perc; strings
Commissioned for the Utah Symphony by the Eccles Foundation.
Premiered December 6, 1991; Utah Symphony, Joseph Silverstein, conductor.
Also performed December 7, 1991.
25 min.

MEMOIR (1985)
3333, 4331, perc, timp, harp, strngs
May 6,7,9, 1986 New Orleans Symphony
Philippe Entremont, Conductor
March 22, 1994 Penn State Orchestra
Pu-chi Jiang, conductor
12 min.

CONSIDER THE WINDOW (1984)
2022; 2000; strings
9 min.

WIND ENSEMBLES (1982)
4333; 4331;perc,hrp,pno
15 min.

R.A. Kramden & Co.'s New Music Ensemble Series*

* (university level)

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l'eau, ............. (2009)
Roger-Renee Moreau fl, cl, vln, vc, pno
1st performance: New Music Ensemble, December 7, 2009
6 min.

provisation – canal float (2009)
Verda Vanhoven fl, cl, vln, vc, pno
1st performance: New Music Ensemble, December 7, 2009
7 min.

Elegy For Aaron (2010)
Mikel Kuehn fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc
1st performance: New Music Ensemble, December 6, 2010
7 min.