Fever Pitch, for Unaccompanied Viola

I cannot tell you how many violists have come up to me over the years, asking me for a feature solo for viola. Well, the wait is finally over!! It took the contagious enthusiasm of a sweet and talented violist I’ve had the pleasure of working with many times to …

Leviathan has a Cadenza

Hooray! I just finished writing my cadenza for Leviathan‘s 3rd movement! Funny story about that… When I first wrote this work for my Master’s degree thesis back in 2008, I had been working so much on the first two movements that my deadline was getting down to the wire and …

INTREPID: Fantasy for Oboe/English Horn Soloist

Announcing the completion of my latest work, INTREPID, a Fantasy for Oboe/English Horn Soloist and Chamber Ensemble – specially written for my talented friend, Terry Halvorson! I am so happy with the way this piece turned out, and I can’t wait to hear it live. More details on that to …