all the birds sing (2018)

string quartet. 10'
(contact me for score)

I played this for my son and was explaining the other very clever title I had come up with, and he said “It sounds like birds all singing at the same time.” Okay, done.

light years (2016)

Commission / newEar
mallets, piano, mandolin, cello. 12'

To my dear wife, Misty. My minutes, hours, and years are light with you.

Arca (2015)

string quartet. 18'
(contact me for score)

Madras Rainbows (2012)

flute, electric guitar, violin, cello. 10'
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Around Madras, Oregon there are farming fields that must be irrigated constantly for crops to grow in the high desert. The massive sprinkler systems kick up water vapor into the sky which is carried by the winds and creates endless fields of rainbows as you drive along the highway.

Cafuné (2010)

crotales, vibraphone, marimba. 7'

A Polaroid of Snow (2008)

felted piano, electric guitar, cello, double bass, field recording. 10'
(contact me for score)

Ocian (2006)

Commission / Jesse Dochnahl
alto saxophone, violin, piano. 10'
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Imanaka (2003)

alto saxophone, marimba, Fender rhodes. 12'