Many of my pieces draw on American folk styles and world folk music.
I combine classical and folk elements in these pieces. Presently, I am at work on a double concerto for violin and guitar, to be premiered by the Great Noise Ensemble in 2010-11, which will draw strongly on folk styles for both solo instruments.
wedding oratorio for soprano, tenor, SATB and SSA chorus, and chamber orchestra, 43 minutes
for SATB chorus, soprano solo, and chamber ensemble, 3 minutes
American Gothic Suite: Theme and Variations on Grant Wood’s Art (2005)
for flute, viola, and guitar, 14 minutes
Where Four Roads Meet (2004)
Asian Folk Song Variations for Chamber Orchestra,