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Selected original compositions

  • Commission for 2017 premiere Title TBD, Stephen Wadsworth, Librettist; Opera based on the Franklinton Flood of 1913; Commissioned by Opera Columbus, to be performed by Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra of Columbus
  • Commission for 2016 premiere – Hamlet, ballet, commissioned by Columbus Dance Theatre
  • Morpheus Rides (2014) for String Quartet – Commissioned and premiered by Carpe Diem String Quartet
  • Claudel (2014) Dance Score for String Quartet, Soprano, and Tenor, Commissioned by Columbus
  • Big Bad Dog (2013) Concerto for Violin and Piano, commissioned by Elise Winters Huete for publication
  • The Storyteller (2012) Concerto for Violin and String Orchestra, commissioned by Charles Wetherbee.
  • Courage (2011) Dance Score for String Quartet based on the life experiences of Seth Wilson, presented
  • If You Stand Very Still (2010) for SSAA and String Orchestra or String Quartet commissioned by the
  • Meditation (2009) for violin and piano
  • Hands (2010) Dance Score for String Quartet based on the Hand paintings of Tony Rio, commissioned by Columbus Dance Theatre, subsequent performances in Nantucket MA, Washington DC, Dillon Colorado, Columbus OH
  • Six Tasty Caprices for solo violin, (2009) commissioned by Charles Wetherbee, performed throughout the United States
  • Jig for the Kids (2009) for string trio
  • Fiddle Suite: Montana (2008 -2009) commissioned by the Carpe Diem String Quartet, partial premiere in May 2008, world premiere of complete suite May 2009, performed 50-100 times annually since 2009
  • Entangled Banks (2008) commissioned by The Entomology Department of The Ohio State University for the symposium Intersection of Faith and Evolution: Defining Science and Religion, premiered Oct 22, 2008 by the Carpe Diem String Quartet, subsequent performances in Los Angeles CA, Dillon CO, Columbus OH

Selected Arrangements

  • Stardust, Hoagie Carmichael, for string quartet
  • Sakura, Japanese traditional folk song, for string quartet
  • Take Five, Paul Desmond, for String Quartet
  • Blue Rondo a la Turk, Dave Brubeck, for String Quartet
  • My Life, Billy Joel, for string quartet
  • As Time Goes By, Herman Hupfield, for solo violin
  • Theme from the Simpsons, Danny Elfman, for string quartet
  • Ashokan Farewell, Jay Ungar, for string quartet
  • Stardust, Hogey Carmichael, duo for violin and viola
  • Stardust, Hogey Carmichael, for string quartet
  • Czardas, Vittorio Monti, duo for violin and viola, string quartet
  • Tango Tzigane, David Rubinoff, duo for violin and viola
  • Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Spiritual, for string quartet
  • Remembrances, John Williams, for string quartet
  • Montana, Charles Cohan and Joseph E. Howard, for string quartet