Music

Works by genre: songs | orchestra | instrumental | TV/film

Songs:

April Rhapsody (Can You Feel the Sun?) (2012, BMI# 15756911), for voice, flute, and piano/rhythm section—upbeat/contemporary song. Lead sheet or piano score. [ YouTube ]

April Song (2012, BMI# 15796259), mezzo-soprano [D4–D5] and piano—art song setting of the poem by Sara Teasdale. Piano score. [ ReverbNation, Free MP3 | SoundCloud ]

Brave Little Boy (2013), ballad for voice and contemporary combo. Lead sheet.

Colors (2016), voice and clarinet in Bb—experimental setting of original poem.

Feel Again (2013, BMI# 15756909), contralto/mezz./bari./bass voice [C4–C#5] and piano, Bb clarinet part (opt.)—a modern spiritual, also arranged for chamber symphony orchestra.

If My Life Were a Book (2012, BMI# 15756913), ballad for voice and guitar [ YouTube ]

Make Way for Halloween (2016, BMI), holiday song. Lead sheet/piano score. [ YouTube (lyrics video) ]

The News About Annie (2013, BMI# 15756910), upbeat 60’s style rock’n’roll song.

Searching for Spring (2012), mezzo-soprano [Bb3–Db5] and piano—setting of Chinese Zen poem [ Listen Now ]

Springtime of Love (2013, BMI# 15756914), romantic ballad for voice and guitar. [ ReverbNation ]

Wonder (2017), 77 77 77 ballad for voice, piano, and choir.
[ ReverbNation ] Also arranged for solo piano. [ SoundCloud ]

Works for Orchestra:

Citations Musicales (“Musical Quotations”) (2014, BMI# 017356537) for symphony orchestra—fully orchestrated arrangement of three piano works by Erik Satie.

Enkidu Suite (2014, BMI# 017138411) for chamber strings—program suite inspired by the Gilgamesh epic. [ SoundCloud pt. 1 | SoundCloud pt. 2 ]

Other Instrumental Pieces:

A to C (2019), solo piano. [ YouTube | ReverbNation | SoundCloud  ]

April in Paris (2013), big band arrangement of the Vernon Duke standard. [ SoundCloud ]

Cranes (2014, BMI# 017433570), trio for acoustic guitar, flute, and oboe/clarinet [ YouTubeSoundCloud ]

Epigram (2013, BMI# 15756912), trio for piano, violin and cello or horn in FYouTube ]

Leaving the Earth Behind (2015, BMI#19691143), brass quintet – original chamber work.

Moonshot (2011, BMI# 15756908), piano—impressionistic solo work in three parts: I. Countdown; II. Leaving the Earth Behind; III. Phoebus and Phoebe [ SoundCloud | Vimeo ]

Norwegian Wood (2015), jazz band arrangement of the Beatles classic.

Rondo for String Quartet (2011, BMI# 15766540) [ YouTube ]

Serenade (2012, BMI# 15756915), trio for piano, flute, and bassoon, or piano and two saxophones [ SoundCloud ]

String Quartet No. 1 (2011), quartet in four movements: I. Allegro con brio “Another Star Above;” II. Rondo [ YouTube ]; III. Intermezzo; IV. Aria and fugato “Springtime of Love”

Three Images of Water for Piano (2018, BMI), solo piano in three short movements (approx. 4′ total): I. Serenity, II. Ripples, III. The Fountain. [ YouTube | SoundCloud ]

Whole Blue (2013, BMI# 16181263), jazz band original tune arranged for tenor sax, trumpet, trombone, piano, guitar, bass, and drums [ SoundCloud ]

Film/TV scoring reel:

Animation Sample Cue, orchestra—cartoon underscore. [ SoundCloud ]

Attica! (2015, BMI# 20072375), gritty 1970s-inspired cop drama underscore. [ YouTube ]

Maniac Chase (1904 silent film), piano—sample comedy film cue [ YouTube ]

Mrs. Brenner’s Flight / Cathy and Mitch in the Kitchen
(2015, BMI# 20072335) – orchestra, sample of action and romance underscore. [ YouTube ]