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orchestra

imbalance.breath listen
premiere: 03/06 @ borden auditorium, manhattan school of music, nyc

symphony of three chamber ensembles
premiere: 05/99 @ dana hall, connecticut college, new london, ct

small ensemble

uninhabited excerpt 1 | excerpt 2
structured improvisation with graphic score for 4-8 players, on any instruments
premiere: 10/14/10 @ participant, nyc
other performances: 10/21/10, 11/05/10

if when without itself watch
drumsets and gesture-driven electronics
commissioned by mantra percussion
premiere: 06/12/10 @ the invisible dog, brooklyn, ny
other performances: 06/22/10 @ make music ny festival

the third space listen (excerpt)
structured improvisation for flute, cello, live electronics
premiere: 10/27/09 @ the stone, nyc

pop
flute, guitar, bass, live electronics
premiere: 05/16/08 @ the tank, nyc
other performances: 05/22/08 @ the flea theater, nyc; 12/11/09 @ cafe orwell, brooklyn

12 minutes for 4 players listen
violin, cello, alto sax, trombone
premiere: 10/06/06 @ the stone, nyc
other performances: 11/08/08 @ chelsea art museum, nyc

stir
tenor sax, electric guitar, piano, mallet percussion
commissioned by flexible music
premiere: 10/18/06 @ greenfield hall, manhattan school of music

idiota
guitar, bass, live electronics
premiere: 12/01/05 @ symphony space, nyc
other performances: 04/15/06 @ manhattan school of music

clocktime
flute, piano, live electronics
premiere: 11/10/05 @ greenfield hall, manhattan school of music

fjordan
trumpet, cello, piano
composed for Jordan McLean
premiere: 04/05 @ greenfield hall, manhattan school of music

arachne’s webs
flute, violin, 2 pianos
premiere: 11/04 @ greenfield hall, manhattan school of music

string quartet
recorded: 11/03 @ the juilliard school, nyc

piano trio
recorded: 02/03 @ the julliard school, nyc

solo/duet

standing water: a soundmap of the gowanus canal
contrabass and tape
commissioned by electronic music foundation for 2010 ear to the earth festival
premiere: 10/30/10 @ white box, nyc

study no. 1 for amplified acoustic guitar listen
recorded 02/12/10

slipstream
flute, tape
commissioned by jessica schmitz
premiered 05/19/08 @ roulette, nyc

sonic tapestries
2 laptops
composed in collaboration with jennifer stock
premiere: 08/23/07 @ white box, nyc
other performances: 11/03/07 @ monkeytown, brooklyn

cirrus listen
flute, live electronics
commissioned by jessica schmitz
premiered 03/11/07, weill recital hall, carnegie hall, nyc
other performances: 04/19/07 @ the monkey, nyc; 11/03/07 @ monkeytown, brooklyn; 12/08/07 @ chelsea art museum, nyc; 05/14/08 @ the tank, nyc; 11/12/08 @ the stone, nyc

shy
clarinet, live electronics
composed for eileen mack
premiere: 10/13/06 @ 3-legged dog, nyc

bone music listen
trombone
composed for matthew wright
premiere: 10/06/06 @ the stone, nyc
other performances: 11/13/08 @ yale university, new haven, ct

synapse
alto sax, live electroncis
composed for alvin scott
premiere: 04/15/06 @ manhattan school of music
other performances: 10/06/06 @ the stone, nyc

cumulus listen
soloist, live electronics
composed for jeeseok kim
premiere: alto saxophone, 04/15/06 @ manhattan school of music
other performances: violin,  10/06/06 @ the stone, nyc

io listen
soloist, live electronics
composed for jessie marino
premiere: cello, 04/15/06 @ manhattan school of music
other performances: piano, 05/07/06 @ manhattan school of music; cello, 10/06/06 @ the stone, nyc

3 etudes for polyharp
harp, live electroncis
composed for kristina rostad shade
premiere: 12/04/05 @ manhattan school of music

vocalise
soprano, live electronics
composed for kristen ezell
premiere: 05/08/2005

duet for clarinet and viola
premiere: 05/98

point of impact
flute
premiere: 12/97

installation

moving parts stereo excerpt 1 | stereo excerpt 2
six-channel generative sound installation built from recordings of building noise
commissioned by cecilia dougherty
exhibitions: 10/03/10-11/07/10 @ participant, NYC

thaw listen
four-channel installation built from recordings of melting snow & ice
created during MacDowell Colony residency
exhibited 04/26/08 @ MacDowell Colony Library

suspended sounds
commissioned by joel chadabe for electronic music foundation
composed in collaboration with joan la barbara, joel chadabe, alvin curran, and rama gottfried
exhibited 10/14/06 – 10/16/06 @ 3-legged dog, nyc

tape

where colors blend into sounds
commissioned by tzveta kassabova
premiere: 03/05/09 @ clarice smith performing arts center, college park, md

to blue
commissioned by tzveta kassabova
premiere: 02/01/08 @ clarice smith performing arts center, college park, md

40º 45′ north, 73º 59′ west
commissioned by joel chadabe for tevereterno
premiere: 06/22/07 @ tevereterno festival, rome, italy

the stairs in my house
commissioned by tzveta kassabova
premiere: 03/01/06 @ clarice smith performing arts center, college park, md


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