List of Works



of recorded time (2021)
asynchronous orchestra of 18 musicians
written for the Curtis Symphony Orchestra (*Zoom Edition)

Golem gives itself a Name (2020)
full orchestra
written for the Curtis Symphony Orchestra

change is the only constant: a sound poem for chamber orchestra (2019)
chamber orchestra
written for the 2019 Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music Composers Workshop

wherever you go, there you are (2018)
chamber orchestra
commissioned by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

The Toy Box at the End of the Scalpel (2018)
full orchestra
written for Utah Youth Orchestras and Ensembles


greed is good and winning is everything (2021)
baritone, trumpet, trombone, bass clarinet
commissioned by loadbang

cognitive dissonance, or, the inevitability of downfall does not necessarily negate its shock (2020)
any number of performers
commissioned for Musical Mentor’s Collaborative’s Requiem-20

Superspreader (2020)
two pianos, toy piano, accordion (two players)
commissioned by HOCKET

The Negation of Art (2020)
violin and piano

Ineluctable Modality of the Visible (2020)
flute, two oboes, clarinet, horn, violin, double bass, speaker, conductor
commissioned by the Sarasota Music Festival

when Icarus fell, was there a splash? Part I (2019-)
soprano, flute, oboe, horn, trumpet, violin, cello, piano, electronics, conductor
commissioned by Zeitgeist, premiered at the Curtis Institute

Tesla’s $1,000,000 Folly (2019)
bassoon trio
commissioned by Brad Balliett

Vestiges (2019)
string quartet
commissioned by the FLUX Quartet and the 2019 soundSCAPE Festival

presumably dogs do not reflect upon thinking itself (2019)
3 horns
commissioned by Fifth House Ensemble and the 2019 Fresh Inc Festival, made possible by the Steven R. Gerber Trust

Dramatis Personae (2019)
flute, oboe, trombone, 2 pianists (1 inside, 1 keyboard), 2 violins, 2 violas, ‘cello
written for YoungArts Los Angeles 2019

all that is solid (a study in entropy) (2018)
piano, violin, viola, oboe, horn, tap dancer
written for members of the Boston University Tanglewood Institute, Class of 2018

Anamnesis (2018)
wind quintet
written for BUTI and Vento Chiaro Wind Quintet

Addio (2018)
string quartet and electronics
written for BUTI and the 2018 Fromm Players

on a smog-engulfed highway (2018)
brass quintet
commissioned by Face the Music and Luna Composition Lab

Das Nichtige (2018)
Bb clarinet and violin


TBD (in progress)
re-tuned piano
written for B.K. Zervigon and J.T. Hassell

TBD (in progress)
written for Nathan Cole’s 2021 Violympics

Dance Suite (2021)
commissioned by Johnny Gandelsman

Spooky Action at a Distance (2021)
organ and video
written for Aaron Patterson

Soliloquy (2017; revised 2021)
solo trumpet
written for Justin Bernardi
text from Albert Camus’ The Plague, translated by Stuart Gilbert

Life after death…? (2020)
solo double bass
written for Markus Lang

Bodypolitik (2020)
oboe and video
written for Mekhi Gladden

Manuscripts Don’t Burn (2019)
commissioned by Inna Faliks

The Persistence of Memory II (2017)


Carrion Triptych (2019)
mezzo-soprano and piano
written for the Curtis Art Song Seminar 2019, Hannah Klein, and Reese Revak

Pensive and Faltering (2019)
mezzo-soprano and piano
written for the Curtis Art Song Seminar 2019, Hannah Klein, and Reese Revak

´╗┐all the things i cannot say (2018)
mezzo-soprano and piano
written for BUTI, Ellie Jarrett-Shattles, and Thomas Weaver


Red\Blue (2019)
video and audio recordings

Haptic Music for the Hands and Eyes (2019)
1 performer, chalk, chalkboard, and sheet music
variations exist for more performers and writing utensils

Social Allegory (2019)
4 performers (including 1 violinist), 15-20 balloons, 1-3 radios, 1 LP record of Wagner’s Good Friday Spell from Parsifal, 1 gramophone, 1-3 sirens, 5-8 maps, 2 pairs of scissors, 1 snow globe, 1 wooden table, 1 wooden chair, 1 dreidel (3 sides painted nun and 1 painted gimel), and 1 sign reading the world stage

Sun Damage (2019)
1 performer and wine glass, notebook, pencil, water, hat, sunscreen, and optional hairdryer

Gallery Pieces (2017, rev. 2019)
art gallery and any musician(s)

God Playing Dice (2018, in revision)
two performers: speaker/dice and treble-clef-reading instrument


chance/chants/dance (2018)
written for Janet Gray Studios Ensemble

” “ (2018)

Self-Portrait (2018)

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List of Works as of November 2020.

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