Two Premieres in One Week!

It’s only a few weeks since Delta David Gier and the South Dakota Symphony premiered my Sinfonietta. Now I’m looking forward to two more world premieres: February 23, Sargent’s Women, a piano suite composed for and played by Yoonie Han; and then February 26, For Allegra, a

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A Rich Year

The year now ending has been incredibly rich for me musically. I’ve composed at a faster pace than ever before: a full-length orchestra score (Sinfonietta), my first piece with integrated video (Face of the Deep for piano), more songs for my ongoing collaboration with poet/soprano Emma Stace

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A New York Premiere, one of many this season

A surprise New York Premiere adds to the excitement of the current season.  I composed the piano and video work Face of the Deep for the remarkable pianist Jenny Q. Chai, this past summer. She gave the premiere in Boston in September, and will play it again in Dayton in

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Face of the Deep is set for its premiere

On August 24 I finished Face of the Deep, a new piano piece for Jenny Q. Chai, to be integrated with video, for her recital program Acqua Alta. No sooner had I finished the music than I was skyping with video editor Victoria Catherine Chan in Montreal.

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Summertime, Composing Time

In the summer of 2016 I am diving into the longest docket of commissions ever. My time in July studying traditional music in Korea has led directly to a new movement for my Sinfonietta, due to premiere with the South Dakota Symphony in January.  Photo of tal nori (mask

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Upcoming Performances

  1. Yoonie Han Premieres “Lady Macbeth” at Baruch

    February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Premiere of Song Cycle “For Allegra”

    February 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


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Fire In Heaven And Earth

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The first recording devoted to the composer's work, featuring four works of vocal, chamber, and orchestral music.

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The American Evolution

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