Works list

Instrumental Music

Solo instruments

Swan Song (2004) clarinet and crotales

Three Soliloquies (1992) alto saxophone

The Magician (1989) violin

Six Variations on “Tom Bowling” (1987)  flute

Three Movements for Guitar (1978)

Chamber Music 

Deployments (2013) flute, clarinet, bassoon & 4 percussionists

Follow (2013) soprano & tenor saxophones, one percussionist

Unquiet Night (2008) clarinet, violin, cello & piano

Lachrymae Mundi (2007) cello & piano

Take Flight! (2007) flute quintet

Spamnation! (2006) clarinet quartet

Trees Dream of Dancing (2003) English horn, clarinet & piano

Between Friends (2002) trumpet & woodwind quintet

Super Doppler (2001) clarinet & bass clarinet

Longing Past the Moon (2000) soprano & alto saxophones, piano

Second Wind (2000) alto saxophone & woodwind quintet

Over the Hill (1999) soprano voice, alto saxophone & piano

Lachrymae Mundi (1998, rev. 2000) viola (or cello) & piano

Confections (1995) oboe & bassoon or clarinet & bassoon

Aria of the Evening Sky (1995) clarinet & piano

Sierra Nevada: Range of Light (1994) horn choir

Lost in the Land of Oz (1993) violin, clarinet & piano

Postcards from the Center (1992) woodwind quintet

Trio Bel Canto (1990) alto & tenor saxophones, piano

Deja Vu (1990) saxophone quartet

Out on the Edge (1989) alto, tenor & baritone saxophones

Fanfare for Open Spaces (1988) brass quintet

The Turning (1988) soprano voice, alto saxophone & piano

Terra Incognita (1988) alto saxophone & piano

Psalms (1987) voice, oboe & cello

Two Visions from the Center (1986) string quartet, double bass

Desperate Measures (1982) flute, clarinet, piano, string quartet,                                                                            two percussionists

Variations for Woodwind Octet (1981)

Triptych for Flute and Guitar (1979)

Four Movements for Flute and Clarinet (1978)

Large Ensembles 

Concertino for Oboe & Wind Ensemble (2010)

Aria Bel Canto for Clarinet & Wind Ensemble (2005)

Concerto for Saxophone Quartet & Wind Ensemble (2004)

The Lovely Hills (2001) string orchestra & solo violin

Into the Great Solitude (1998) symphonic band

Memories, Dreams, and Reflections (1996-97): symphonic band

Forging the Circle (1986) wind ensemble

Overture for Strings (1981) string orchestra

Three Spanish Love Songs (1980) voice & orchestra

Vocal Music

Voice & Piano 

Four Chinese Songs (1978)

Three Poems by Robert Frost (1978)

Five Poems by Yeats (1976)

 Voice & Instruments   

Over the Hill (1999) soprano voice, alto saxophone & piano

Marvelous Light (1994): voice & flute

The Turning (1988) soprano voice, alto saxophone & piano

Psalms (1987) voice, oboe & cello

Three Spanish Love Songs (1980) voice & orchestra

Chamber Opera

Samara (1977) four singers & piano

SATB & keyboard  

Music Awakes (1992)

Love Never Faileth (1988)

Out of the Stars (1986)

Sing Praises! (1982): with optional solo quartet

Song of Mary (1981): with soprano solo

O Come, Let Us Sing! (1981)

Women’s Choir

Candle in the Wind (1991) SA, flute & piano

We Must Seek to Heal the Earth (1989) SSAA & optional piano