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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

composition | chamber

Almost Beyond (2009) | Piano and 5-octave Marimba | Grade IV | ca. 5:00
Commissioned by Jeff Calissi & Rebecca McNair Calissi (Manchester, CT)


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Coming Home (2011) | Euphonium and Piano | Grade IV | ca. 9:30
Commissioned by Christian Folk (Columbia, SC)


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Edge of the World (2007) | Vibraphone and 4.5-octave Marimba | Grade IV | ca. 4:00
Commissioned by Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)


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An Extraordinary Correspondence (2011) | Flute and 5-octave Marimba | Grade V | ca. 6:30
Commissioned by Jennifer & Richard Elliott (Fairfield, OH)


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A New Hope (2010) | Mixed Chamber Ensemble | Grade IV | ca. 5:00
Dedicated to my niece Jessica & the graduating 5th Graders of New Hope Elementary School (Hillsborough, NC)


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The Old Pond, Version 2 (2005) | 5-octave Marimba and Vibraphone | Grade IV | ca. 3:20


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The Old Pond, Version 3 (2005) | 5-octave Marimba and Piano | Grade IV | ca. 3:20
Commissioned by Una Duo - Jeff Calissi & Rebecca McNair Calissi (Manchester, CT)

Rock House Creek (2007) | Vibraphone and 4.5-octave Marimba | Grade V | ca. 6:30
Commissioned by Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)


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Spitfire (2013) | Euphonium and Marimba/Vibraphone | Grade V | ca. 7:00
Commissioned by Dr. Brian Meixner (High Point, NC)


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Strange Dreams (2001) | Alto Sax (Clarinet or Soprano Sax) and 5-oct Marimba | Grade V | ca. 9:00


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Download full mp3 recordings: I. Unheard Music | II. Ballerina Mom | III. Mermaid Song | IV. Pools of Light

Tangling Shadows, Version 1 (2006) | Oboe (or Soprano Sax) and Vibraphone | Grade V | ca. 7:50
Commissioned by Amy Anderson and Lisa Rogers, Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX)

 
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Tangling Shadows, Version 2 (2008) | Soprano Sax (or Clarinet) and 5-oct Marimba | Grade V | ca. 7:50


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The Wedding Gig (2009) | Vibraphone and 4.3-octave Marimba | Grade IV-V | ca. 8:30 total
Commissioned by Michael & Sara Wood (Reidsville, NC)


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Download full mp3 recordings: Simple Gifts | Pachelbel's Canon | Joyful Joyful (electronic realization)