Music for Percussion

Percussion Ensemble

                Concerto for Drumset and Percussion Ensemble (2011)

                  8 Percussionists with Drumset Soloist              

                  duration: ~12'     

 

                  Concerto for Drumset  placed first in the 2012

                  Percussive Arts Society Composition Competition

                  and was written for Derek Stoltenberg

                                                                                                                                      

 

       Crepuscular Rays (2015)

                 11 Percussionists plus optional String Bass or Bass Marimba

                 duration: ~ 7"

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                  Crepuscular Rays was written for Eric Willie and the UNCG 

                  Percussion Ensemble for performance at PASIC 2015

Preview Score (coming soon!)

       Microcosm (2010)

                 9 Percussionists plus Piano

                 duration: ~ 25"

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       NAILS!!! (2014)

                 10 Percussionists

                 duration: ~ 7"

       Permadusk (2017)

                 10 Percussionists

                 duration: ~ 7"

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       Ringtone Rondo (2013)

                 14 Percussionists (or, 13 Percussionists and Bass Guitar or Synthesizer)

                 duration: ~ 6'

 

Preview Score (coming soon!)

       Shades of Green (2014)

                 Saxophone Quartet (AATB), 8 Percussionists

                 duration: ~ 8'

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         To Escape Lucidity (2014)

                 4 Percussionists operating electronic instruments, Engine Room, Steel Band

                 duration: ~ 7"

Solo/Chamber

 

        Almost Like the Rain (2006)

                 Solo Vibraphone

                 duration: ~ 4'

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       Aqueous Transfusion (2011)

                 Vibraphone and Electronic Playback

                 duration: 7'30"

        Dialogue (2011)

                 Clarinet and Marimba

                 duration: ~ 8'

        How Will I Die?

              Goose Rabies (2015)

                 Solo Marimba, 4.3 octaves

                 duration: ~ 2'20"

        Incontro Deux (2009)

                 Two Percussionists

                 duration: ~ 5'

        Sum Of Our Secrets (2014)

                 Two Percussionists, Piano, and Electronics

                 duration: ~ 18'

        Starquake (2016)

                  Percussion Quartet

                  duration: ~ 5'

This percussion quartet was commissioned by Tommy Dobbs.

Consisting of one large arc, Starquake is a unique addition to

any concert program. Special techniques include side harmonics

and double bass drum.

Preview Score (coming soon!)

        Vela X-1 (2011)

                 Flute and Four Percussionists

                 duration: ~ 5'

Preview Score (coming soon!)

Preview Score (coming soon!)

        Variations 2.0 (2012)

                  Solo Snare Drum and Electronic Playback

                  duration: ~ 10'

 

                 Variations 2.0  placed second in the 2013

                  Percussive Arts Society Composition Competition

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