Patina

2016

for solo violin

3 minutes

Commissioned by Jenny Koh as part of her Shared Madness program on virtuosity in the 21st-century. Premiered May 31st, 2016 at National Sawdust in Brooklyn

A mining of the great skill and depth of intention required to perform something incredibly delicate, timbrally subtle, and intimate -- skills only the truly exceptional modern musician, like Jenny, can execute masterfully. Recording forthcoming.


Anssi de suite...

2015

for solo cello

4 minutes

Commissioned by Finnish cellist, Anssi Karttunen. Premiered October 29th, 2015 at the Scandinavia House in New York

Written as a continuation of our experimental creative collaboration which began in Santa Fe in 2014.


Du haut de l'orillon

2007, rev.2008

for solo clarinet and electronics

9 minutes

Premiered in November of 2008 at the Hamburger Klangwerktage Festival, by a member of the Internationale Ensemble Modern Akademie, in Hamburg, Germany.


for solo piano

4 minutes

Commissioned by Soundstreams Canada for their Young Artists Overture Series. Premiered in April of 2006, by me, at the CBC Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto.

Inspired by Paul Klee's Ancient Sound, abstract on black

The Thinking Eye

2006