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Coming Home
(euphonium/percussion quintet)
An Extraordinary Correspondence
(flute/marimba)
Gate City Shapshot
(concert band)
The Dreamers of Dreams
(percussion ensemble)
Sensus Vitae
(symphonic band)
Spitfire
(euphonium & marimba/vibraphone)
Spitfire II
(euphonium & percussion octet)
Star of Wonder
(holiday percussion ensemble) 

upcoming

January 25, 2014
Guest Artist at the Indiana Music Educators Conference (Ft. Wayne, IN)

March 18, 2014
Faculty Percussion Recital at HPU (High Point, NC)

April 5, 2014
Guest Artist at South Carolina Day of Percussion (Columbia, SC)

April 12, 2014
Guest Artist at South Dakota Day of Percussion (Columbia, SC)

more...

composition pages

commissions

Completed

Almost Beyond (Piano & Marimba)
Jeff Calissi & Rebecca McNair Calissi (Manchester, CT)
Winter 2009

Coming Home (Euphonium & Piano)
Christian Folk (Columbia, SC)
January 2012 

Concerto for Vibraphone and Percussion Ensemble
Lisa Rogers (Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX)
Winter 2010

The Cry (Percussion Ensemble 12)
The University of Oklahoma Percussion Orchestra (Norman, OK)
Fall 2010 

Edge of the World (Marimba & Vibraphone)
Woodworks Percussion Duo - Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)
Summer 2007

Ellipsis (Percussion Ensemble 8)
Middle Schools of the Spring Independent School District (Houston, TX)
Winter 2009

An Extraordinary Correspondence (Flute & Marimba)
Jennifer & Richard Elliot (Fairfield, OH)
Spring 2012 

Halcyon Days (Solo Marimba and Percussion Quartet) 
Josh Knight and a Consortium of Percussionists & Directors
Summer 2011

Imagining World (Wind Ensemble Grade V)
Oswego High School (Oswego, IL)
Spring 2010

Legend of the Sword (Marching Band)
West Forsyth High School Band (Clemmons, NC)
Spring 2007

The Old Pond, Version 3 (Piano & Marimba)
Una Duo - Jeff & Rebecca Calissi (Willimantic, CT)
Summer 2005

Rock House Creek (Marimba & Vibraphone)
Woodworks Percussion Duo - Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)
Summer 2007

Silver Moon (Wind Ensemble - Gr. V)
Brockport High School Wind Ensemble (Brockport, NY)
Spring 2007

Spun (Keyboard Percussion Ensemble 8)
Dan Armstrong for the Penn State Mallet Ensemble (College Park, PA)
Fall 2010

Tangling Shadows (Oboe & Vibraphone)
Amy Anderson & Lisa Rogers (Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX)
Summer 2006 

Through the Horizon (Symphonic Band - Gr. IV)
Davie High School Symphonic Band (Mocksville, NC)
Spring 2007

Wedding Collection (Marimba & Vibraphone: Simple Gifts, Pachelbel's Canon, Joyful Joyful)
Woodworks Percussion Duo - Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)
Spring 2009

In Progress

Concert Band Work (Gr. 2-2.5)
Mendenhall Middle School, Brent Davis, conductor (February 2012)

Concert Band Work (Gr. 4-5 Fanfare/Opener)
Wake Forest University Wind Ensemble, Kevin Bowen, conductor (February 2012) 

Percussion Ensemble Work honoring Lynn Glassock
NC Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society (March 2012)

Concert Band Work (Gr. 3-3.5)
NC Central District Bandmasters Association (February 2016)

awards

ASCAP Plus Awards annually since 2007

2nd Place in the 2005 Percussive Arts Society Composition Contest
Limerick Daydreams for 10 Percussionists

3rd Place in the 2005 Percussive Arts Society Composition Contest
Adaptation for 11 Percussionists

1st Place in the 2000 Southeastern Composers League Phillip Slates Composition Contest
Episodes for Solo Piano