Chamber Music (2+ players)

Wormhole (2017) for saxophone/percussion
The Lone Tenement (2017) for Mezzo soprano/guitar
Clamor (2016) for two soprano saxophones
Golden Parachute (2016) for Baritone/bass clarinet/trumpet/trombone
Bandwidth (2016) for soprano saxophone/electric guitar
Shimmering Dust (2015) for flute/cymbal
Textures (2015) for tenor saxophone, trombone, violin, hammer dulcimer
Mother Earth (2014) for flute/saxophone quartet/electronics
Trajectories (2013) for mixed quintet
Urban Composites (2012) for saxophone quartet
Quartet (2011) for clarinet/violin/cello/piano
Duluth (2010) for saxophone quartet
Departure (2009) for violin/piano
Rise Up, Singing (2009) for clarinet/cello
Chronolinea (2009) for Soprano and Ensemble
Jubba (2008) for percussion quartet
Primary Colors (2008) for flute/clarinet/cello
Shallow (2008) duo for alto/tenor saxophone
North River (2007) for voice/guitar
Quintet (2007) for flute, clarinet, baritone saxophone, violin, percussion
The Dionysian (2005) for alto saxophone, piano, percussion

 

Solo Instrument

Jaw Box (2016) for soprano saxophone
Another Sky (2012) for guitar
The Shape of Things (2006) for violin
Chinook (2004) for piano
Chronophobia (2003) for Soprano

 

Vocal

The Lone Tenement (2017) for Mezzo soprano, guitar
Golden Parachute (2016) for Baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet, trombone
Trajectories (2013) for Soprano, Baritone + ensemble
Chronolinea (2009) for Soprano + ensemble
North River (2007) for Mezzo soprano, guitar
Chronophobia
 (2003) for Soprano

 

Theatrical

Wormhole (2017) for saxophone (any)/percussion
Golden Parachute (2016) for Baritone, bass clarinet, trumpet, trombone
Call Center (2015) for soprano saxophonist + ensemble (or) soprano saxophonist + electronics

 

Large Ensemble

Ricochet (2014) for 
9 players
Inventory (2002) for band



Works (by date)

Clamor (2016)
duration: 8:30
instrumentation: Two (Vocalizing) Soprano Saxophonists
premiere: October 5, 2016, Bezanson Recital Hall, University of Massachusetts – Amherst
premiere performer: Ogni Suono (Noa Even, Phil Pierick)
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Clamor was commissioned by Ogni Suono Saxophone Duo, Noa Even & Phil Pierick. Funded in part by SaxoVoce Project Sponsors Trudy & Joseph Pierick.


Jaw Box (2016)
duration: 8:30
instrumentation: Soprano Saxophone
premiere: September 12, 2016, White Recital Hall, James C. Olson Performing Arts Center, UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance, Kansas City, MO
premiere performer: Geoffrey Landman
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Jaw Box was commissioned by Geoffrey Landman.


Golden Parachute, a Monodrama in 7 Scenes (2016)
duration: 30:00
instrumentation: Baritone, Bass Clarinet, Bb Trumpet, Trombone
premiere: May 29, 2016, Greenwich House Music School, NYC
premiere performer: Loadbang (Jeff Gavett, Bar; Carlos Cordeiro, bcl; Andy Kozar, tpt; Will Lang, tbn)
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Golden Parachute was commissioned by Loadbang

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Bandwidth (2016)
duration: 9:00
instrumentation: soprano saxophone, electric guitar
premiere: May 29, 2016, The Firehouse Space, Brooklyn
premiere performer: Christopher Creviston, saxophone; Oren Fader, guitar
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Bandwidth was commissioned by the Creviston/Fader Duo

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Shimmering Dust (2015)
duration: 8:00
instrumentation: flute, percussion
premiere: November 18/19, 2015, Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University & Roulette, Brooklyn
premiere performer: Hristina Blagoeva, flute; Brian Smith, percussion
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Shimmering Dust was commissioned for the 28th Annual Stony Brook Premieres! Concert

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Textures (2015)
duration: 19:00
instrumentation: tenor saxophone, trombone, violin, hammer dulcimer
premiere: September 14, 2015, Music for Contemplation (MuFoCo), Church of the Annunciation, Brooklyn
premiere performer: Erin Rogers, tenor saxophone; Craig Shepard, trombone; Vita Wallace, violin; Dan Joseph, hammer dulcimer
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Textures was written for the Music for Contemplation 2015 season.


Mother Earth (2014)
duration: 11:00
instrumentation: flute, saxophone quartet (SATB), electronics
premiere: June 5, 2014, Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall
premiere performer: Andrea Lee Smith, fl; New Thread Quartet; Paul Pinto, elec
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Mother Earth was made possible by a grant from the American Composers Forum
with funds provided by the Jerome Foundation.

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Trajectories (2013)
duration: 12:00
instrumentation: Sop(+CelticHp), Ten(+Perc), Sax (t/s), Vn, Db
premiere: December 12, 2013, Aurora Gallery (Queens)
premiere performer: thingNY
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Trajectories was made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts
with funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of
Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Ecstatic Festival, Merkin Concert Hall
February 18, 2015

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Urban Composites (2012)
duration: 20:00
instrumentation:  saxophone quartet
premiere: November 17, 2012, Flushing Library (Queens)
premiere performer: New Thread Quartet
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Urban Composites was made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts
with public funding from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

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Another Sky (2012)
duration: 6:30
instrumentation: solo guitar
premiere: May 24, 2013, Guitars International Guitar Weekend, Mixon Hall, Cleveland Institute of Music
premiere performer/commissioner: Colin Davin
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Another Sky was made possible (in part) with support from the
Guitars International Guitar Weekend, Cleveland, OH.

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Quartet (2011)
duration: 6:30
instrumentation:  cl, vn, vc, pf
premiere: March 3 & 4, 2011, The Tank (NYC)/Ann Goodman Recital Hall, Merkin Hall (NYC)
premiere performer: Gotham Ensemble
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Quartet was made possible (in part) with support from the Bill Graham Foundation.

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Duluth (2010)
duration: 8:30
instrumentation: saxophone quartet
premiere: May 21 & 22, 2010, Secret Theatre (Long Island City)/St. Peter’s Church (Chelsea)
premiere performer: Anubis Quartet
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Duluth was made possible (in part) with funds from the decentralization program,
a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the
Queens Council on the Arts, and (in part) by the generous support of the
Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund.

Duluth from Erin Rogers on Vimeo.

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Departure (2009)
duration: 7:30
instrumentation: vn, pf
premiere: February 12 & 21, 2010, Waltz (Astoria)/Tenri Cultural Institute (Manhattan)
premiere performer: Jessica Mathaes, vn; Colette Valentine, pf
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Departure was made possible (in part) with funds from the decentralization program,
a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the
Queens Council on the Arts.

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Rise Up, Singing (2009)
duration: 8:00
instrumentation: cl, vc
premiere: April 23 & 25, 2009, Waltz (Astoria)/University of the Streets (East Village)
premiere performer: Lost Dog Ensemble (Tom Piercy, cl; Emily Brausa, vc)
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Rise Up, Singing was funded (in part) by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs,
the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Council on the Arts Community Fund.
audio excerpt

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Chronolinea (2009)
duration: 10:30
instrumentation: Sop; fl, Bb cl, tsax, vn, cb, perc
premiere: April 2, 2009, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, NYC
premiere performer: thingNY
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
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Jubba (Dream of Somalia) (2008)
duration: 7:00
instrumentation: 4 perc
premiere: October 18, 2008, Symphony Space, NYC
premiere performer: IKTUS Percussion
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Jubba (Dream of Somalia) was funded (in part) by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs,
the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Council on the Arts Community Fund.
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Primary Colors (2008)
duration: 7:30
instrumentation: fl, cl, vc
premiere: May 2, 2008, Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC
premiere performer: Lost Dog Ensemble
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Primary Colors was funded (in part) by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs,
the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Council on the Arts Community Fund.
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Shallow (2008)
duration: 6:30
instrumentation: a sax, t sax
premiere: NASA Biennial Conference, Charleston, SC
premiere performer/commissioner: Jessica Simms & Carl Wiggins
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
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North River (2007)
duration: 6:00
instrumentation: vo, gtr
premiere: May 5, 2007, The Monkey, NYC
premiere performer: Ursula’s End; Holly Nadal (vo), David Nadal (gtr)
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
North River was funded (in part) by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs,
the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Council on the Arts Community Fund.
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Quintet (2007)
duration: 10:00
instrumentation: fl, cl, bar sax, vn, perc
premiere: February 24, 2007, Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC
premiere performer: Lost Dog Ensemble
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
Quintet was funded (in part) by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs,
the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Council on the Arts Community Fund.
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The Shape of Things (2006)
duration: 7:30
instrumentation: vn solo
premiere: March 11, 2006, Lang Hall, Hunter College, NYC
premiere performer: Rachel Golub, vn
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
The Shape of Things was made possible with support from
the Astoria Music Society and the Lost Dog Ensemble.
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The Dionysian (2005)
duration: 10:00 instrumentation: a sax, pf, perc
premiere: November 14, 2005, Circulo des Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
premiere performer: Tribuna Sax Ensemble
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
The Dionysian was chosen by the Rostrum Sax-Ensemble of young composers
for the program Ciclo Música para el Tercer Milenio 2005,
presented by Madrid’s Fundacion Sax-Ensemble.
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Chinook (2004)
duration: 9:00
instrumentation: pf solo
premiere: September 18, 2004, Bryan Hall, Bowling Green, OH
premiere performer: Symeon Waseen, pf
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)

Chronophobia (2003)
duration: 8:00
instrumentation: vo solo
premiere: December 4, 2005, Flushing Library, Queens, NYC
premiere performer: Elizabeth Mondragon, soprano
publisher: A-Town Publications (ASCAP)
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Inventory (2002)
duration: 5:30
instrumentation: (3(pic)-2-4(b cl)-2-4; 4-4-3(b tbn)-2-1; timp-4 perc; cb)
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