Opera for 2 sopranos, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass-baritone, and optional SATB chorus, with flute, oboe, clarinet/bass clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and double bass. 90 mins.
A chamber opera in one act inspired by the life of Mabel Dodge Luhan: an early 20th century writer, philanthropist, and international icon of the avant-garde.
Continue reading “Mabel’s Call (2018)”
Voice and acoustic guitar. 4 mins.
Song for THE BETTERMENT SOCIETY, a new play in development by Mashuq Mushtaq Deen.
Continue reading “Come to the Edge (2017/18)”
Songs and scenes (
Fallen Star, Chase the Rain, Fly ‘till the light’s gone, Not Sure it’s in Me, Turkish Delight) for 5 voices and piano. 27 minutes.
Written in collaboration with playwrights Erin Courtney, Sam Chanse, Monet Hurst-Mendoza, Jennifer Haley, and Mashuq Mushtaq Deen.
Continue reading “Composer-Librettist Studio works (2017)”
Soprano and piano. 5 ½ mins.
Aria from an opera-in-development adapted from
The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum. Libretto by Edward Einhorn. Continue reading “Human Child Lullaby (2016)”
Monodrama for tenor with flute/piccolo, oboe/English horn, clarinet/bass clarinet, horn, bassoon, and piano. 36 mins.
A dramatic work in one act with libretto by Nell Shaw Cohen based on the writings and paintings of Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967). Continue reading “The Coming of Spring (2014)”
Video with music for piccolo, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, viola, cello, and bass. 8 mins.
Filmed from the California Zephyr Amtrak train over three days, traveling from Chicago to San Francisco. Commissioned by the New York University Contemporary Music Ensemble. Continue reading “California Zephyr (2014)”