13 Years to Comet 67P
flute, clarinet, saxophone, viola, cello, percussion, piano
How did the Rosetta spaceprobe get to comet 67P? It sure wasn't a straight line.
Inspired by Grieg’s Aase’s Death and Whitacre’s A Boy and a Girl, this piece is an effort to find meaning across repetitions of the same phrase.
Pillars of Air and Light
A five-movement piece inspired by five paintings of trees by dutch artist Jacoba van Heemskerck.
piano, viola, clarinet -or - piano, violin, cello/bari sax
This piece moves from simplicity to saturation, and the natural to the industrial. Partially inspired by Diego Rivera’s Detroit Industry Murals.
Music for a short documentary by Oanh Vu of two stories about immigrating to the US.
open instrumentation (5-20 performers)
Music for a short film by Lauren Flynn and Andy Delany. A canon with shifting layers and colors for 5-20 performers. Performed in the recording by 18 musicians.
That Which Awaits the Dawn
An expansive view of southwestern landscapes, sky, and stars.