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SOLO
School of Velocity for piano (14:00), in 3 movements, 1992; commissioned by Donald Berman, recorded by him on CRI CD 812, School of Velocity (1999).
mvt. 1

:41
mvt. 2

1:21
mvt. 3

1:06

Lumen I, Lumen II for flute (8:00), in 2 movements, 2001.

Three Studies for Guitar (7:00), 1975-76.
1

1:43
2

2:33
3

2:10


CHAMBER
Learning to Swim for clarinet and piano (6:00), 1989.

1:11

Tranced for violin and piano (6:00), 1990; commissioned by the Massachusetts Music Teachers Association and the Music Teachers National Association.

Echoi for violin and piano (14:00), in 3 movements, 1999; recorded by Nicholas Kitchen, violin, and Donald Berman, piano on New World CD NW 80662-2, Still Raining, Still Dreaming (2008).
mvt. 1

1:15
mvt. 2

1:25
mvt. 3

1:17

Sppooo for celesta and vibraphone (12:00), in 5 movements, 2001; recorded by Fumito Nunoya, vibraphone, and Donald Berman, celesta on New World CD NW 80662-2.
mvt. 1

:47
mvt. 2

1:06
mvt. 3

:28
mvt. 4

1:13
mvt. 5

:45

Tesserae for viola and piano (8:00), 2002; commissioned by Jonathan Bagg, recorded by him and pianist Donald Berman on Bridge CD 9271A/D; recorded by Scott Woolweaver, viola, and John McDonald, piano on New World CD NW 80662-2.

:44

Tesserae II for alto saxophone and piano (8:00), 2005.

Bagattelle for 2 pianos (12:00), in 5 movements, 2006.

Partite sopra Ciaccona for 2 pianos (10:00), 2011; commissioned by the Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard for Donald Berman and John McDonald.
2 excerpts

3:55

Tesserae for violin and piano (8:00), 2015.

Giblet for flute and piano (6:00), 2015.

Uncle Inferno for piano, 6 hands (7:00), in 3 movements, 1987; commissioned by the Longy School of Music, received 1990 Composers Guild First Prize (music for children); recorded by pianists Donald Berman, Sandra Hebert, and Marti Epstein on CRI CD 812.
mvt. 1

:58
mvt. 2

:43
mvt. 3

:37

Clarion/Shadowing for clarinet, violin, and piano (12:00), in 2 movements, 1992; received 1994 International Clarinet Association Competition honorable mention; recorded by Ian Greitzer, clarinet; Cyrus Stevens, violin; and Donald Berman, piano, on CRI CD 812.

1:28

Giocattolo for piccolo, guitar, and celesta (9:00), 2012.

1:08


Tema for string quartet (12:00), 1987; commissioned by the Boston Composers String Quartet, received 1990 Composers Guild First Prize and 1988 Malloy Miller Composition Prize (Boston University).

Sospiri for string quartet (15:00), in 2 movements, 2016.

Cloches for piano, violin, viola, and cello (9:00), 1995; commissioned by the Boston Conservatory Chamber Ensemble.
Quaterna for saxophone quartet, in 3 movements (17:00), 1998; commissioned by the Rascher Saxophone Quartet.
Roulade for flute, harp, and string trio (8:00), 1991; received 1992 Lee Ettelson Composer's Award from Composers, Inc., recorded by Christine Fish, flute; Susan Robinson, harp; Clayton Hoener, violin; Scott Woolweaver, viola; and Andrew Mark, cello, on CRI CD 812.
short excerpt

1:14
longer excerpt

2:12

Cortege for brass quintet (15:00), in 3 movements, 1994; commissioned by the Brass Consortium and funded by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Still Raining, Still Dreaming for 6 players: flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, and cello (8:00), 1996, revised 2001; commissioned by Boston Musica Viva and the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition; recorded by Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble, Scott Wheeler, conductor, on New World CD NW 80662-2.
3 excerpts

2:35

Twenty Ways Upon the Bells for 7 players: flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, piano/celesta, percussion, violin, viola, and cello (9:00), 1994; commissioned by the Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble and funded by the National Endowment for the Arts; received 1997 Heckscher Foundation Composition Prize; recorded by Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble, Scott Wheeler, conductor, on CRI CD 812.
short excerpt

:57
longer excerpt

1:36

Cloches II for 8 players: flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, viola, cello, and contrabass (9:00), 1997; commissioned by Musica d'Oggi; recorded by Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble, Scott Wheeler, conductor, on CRI CD 812.
excerpt 1

1:33
excerpt 2

:50

VOCAL
Drinking Songs for mezzo soprano, 2 harps, and 2 pianos (13:00), 2005.
A Drinking Song
(W.B. Yeats)

1:59
Potatores Exquisiti
(Anon.)

2:02
Le Vin Perdu
(Paul Valery)

1:12
Dronken
(Anon.)

2:12

The Applicant (Sylvia Plath) for narrator and string quartet (8:00), 1986.

LARGE ENSEMBLE and ORCHESTRA
Furies for 11 players: flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, piano, percussion, 2 violins, viola, cello, and contrabass (11:00), 2006; commissioned by Sequitur, funded by the Guggenheim Foundation.


2:31

Catena for piano and chamber orchestra: 1120, 2110, celesta, piano, 2 percussion, 2 violins, viola, cello, and contrabass (15:00); in 3 movements (without pause); 2000; commissioned by the New Juilliard Ensemble; recorded by Dinosaur Annex Chamber Orchestra, Donald Berman, piano, Scott Wheeler, conductor, on New World CD NW 80662-2.
excerpt 1

1:31
excerpt 2

1:41

Parallel Universe for string orchestra (12:00), 2004; funded by the Guggenheim Foundation; recorded by the Boston Modern Orchestra Project for a future release.
4 excerpts

3:43

Il Mare Dentro for orchestra: 2220, 2110, celesta, piano, 2 percussion, and strings (10:00), 2008; commissioned by the Boston Modern Orchestra Project.
2 excerpts

2:59

Flumen for orchestra: 2220, 2110, celesta, piano, 2 percussion, and strings (10:00), 2013.

Summer Morning by a Lake for orchestra: 2220, 2110, celesta, piano, 2 percussion, and strings (6:00), 2014.

Time's Arrow for orchestra: 2222, 2210, harp, piano, 2 percussion, and strings (15:00); in 2 movements; 1995.
 

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