CHAMBER MUSIC: VOCAL

2018    

Call Out

commissioned by Kate Dillingham – 8 mins: baritone, cello, piano


2016    

Keeping the Look Loose

commissioned by the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. FIRST PERFORMANCE AT BROOKLYN ACADEMY OF MUSIC – 6 mins: double treble chorus

Commissioned by The Brooklyn Youth Chorus' Silent Voices project, the piece is an anthem for young women, encouraging them to overcome the cultural scrutiny of their bodies. Learn more >


2016

The Last Blast of Anthony the Trumpeter

commissioned by the Five Borough Music Festival. first performance at National Sawdust – 3'30 mins: baritone, piano

Inspired by a short story by Washington Irving, this piece explores the (perhaps imagined) history of the name Spuyten Duyvil, a neighborhood in the North Bronx. Learn more >


2014

The Far Shore

commissioned by Sing for Hope first performance on the AIDS Quilt Songbook – 3'30 mins: voice (originally tenor), piano

A setting of a poem by the mystical poet Meera Bai, using Hindustani raga. Learn more >


2014

Kivalina

commissioned by Duo Cortona. First performance at the Stone, NYC – 6'30: mezzo, violin

For Rachel Calloway and Ari Streisfeld- this piece is a meditation on the loss of Kivalina Alaska, a tiny barrier island in danger of being submerged as the seas rise due to climate change. Learn more >
 


2014

The Prayer of St. Francis

commissioned by Kyler Brown and the Virgin Consort. First performance at Eglise St. Jean Baptiste, NYC – 4 mins: SATB choir


2013

Free: Amplified

commissioned by MAPP Productions for Lincoln Center Out of Doors. First performance at David Rubenstein Atrium, NYC – 6 mins: voice, electronics


2013

John-John

commissioned by The Hermitage. First performance at Symphony Space NYC – 4 mins: voice, electronics


2012

The New Normal

commissioned by Two Sides Sounding. First performance at Greenwich House Music School, NYC – 4 mins: soprano, mezzo, piano, electronics

For two female voices, piano, and electronics. The text is based on “The Critical Decade,” a report published by the Australian Climate Commission. Learn more >


2010

All Mashed Up

commissioned by Opera on Tap. First performance at City Winery – 4 mins: soprano, baritone, clarinet, violin, cello, electric guitar, electronics


2009

A Stalk of Wheat

commissioned by Beth Morrison Projects, Opera on Tap, and Vision into Art. First Performance at Galapagos Art Space, NYC –15 mins, soprano, violin, cello, piano, electric guitar, bass clarinet


2008

The Bitter Suite

commissioned by Anti-Social Music. First performance at the Nuyorican Poets Café, NYC – 8 mins: soprano, viola, cello, bass, electric guitar