Orchestra (piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, clarinet in Bb, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, 3 percussion, harp, strings). 7 mins.
Commissioned by the New York University Symphony. An orchestral tone poem inspired by the coastal landscape of the San Francisco Bay Area where I was born and raised, this piece takes its title from a woodblock print by contemporary artist Tom Killion. Continue reading “Point Reyes from Chimney Rock (2014)”
Orchestra (piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets in Bb, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, strings). 17 ½ mins.
A symphony in four movements. The third and fourth movements have not yet been performed or recorded. Continue reading “Symphony No. 1 (2012)”
Flute (piccolo) and piano (2012). 8 mins.
Arrangement for string orchestra (2013). 8 mins.
Inspired by places in the San Francisco Bay Area, my hometown. Continue reading “Places in the Bay Area (2012/13)”
Orchestra. 5 mins.
An orchestral tone poem inspired by the paintings of Charles E. Burchfield. Continue reading “The Sphinx and the Milky Way (2011)”
Wind ensemble (piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet in Bb, bass clarinet, 2 bassoon, 4 horn, 2 trumpet, 3 trombone, tuba, timpani, 3 percussion, piano). 6 mins.
Read by the New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble, NEC Jordan Hall, Boston MA, 5/04/10.
Orchestra (piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet in Bb, bass clarinet, bassoon, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, trombone, tuba, timpani, percussion, harp, strings). 6 mins.
An orchestral tone poem inspired by the New Mexico paintings of Georgia O’Keeffe. Continue reading “From the Faraway Nearby (2009)”