large ensemble works

Beyond the Years (2016-17)

five-movement work for mixed choir and orchestra, commissioned by Dr. Terry Roberts and the Florence Symphony Orchestra in commemoration of the victims of the 2015 Emanuel AME shooting

duration: approximately 25 minutes

premiere: Dr. Terry Roberts and the Florence Symphony Orchestra with the Masterworks Choir

                 March 2017 - Florence, SC

Clarinet Concerto (2012)

single-movement work for clarinet and orchestra, commissioned by clarinetist Katherine Kellert

duration: approximately 10 minutes

premiere: Katherine Kellert, clarinet with Great Noise Ensemble conducted by David Vickerman

                 November 2012 - Washington, DC

 

Dhammapada Rounds (2008)

single-movement work for wind ensemble and soprano soloist based on verses from The Dhammapadacommissioned by soprano Tamara Matthews

language: English

duration: approximately 7 minutes

premiere: Tamara Matthews, soprano, and Les Hicken, conductor with the Furman                                   University Wind Ensemble

                  November 2008 - Furman University, Greenville, SC

Laudamus Te (2008)   

five-movement work for soprano and mezzo-soprano soloists and chamber orchestra; texts from St. Teresa of Avila, St. Therese of Lisieux, St. Catherine of Siena, and Biblical sources 

languages: Latin, Spanish, French, & Italian

duration: approximately 30 minutes

premiere: ASTEP Benefit Concert, Tamara Matthews and Lisa Barksdale, sopranos

                  March 2008 - Furman University, Greenville, SC

 

 

 

Mass of the Winter’s Light (2012)

five-movement concert mass for chorus and orchestra, text by Shannon Berry

language: Latin and English

duration: approximately 30 minutes

​partial premiere: 23rd Annual Christmas Concert for Charity

                              "Gloria" performed by the Catholic University of America Chorus and Orchestra                                          conducted by Leo Nestor

                               December 2011 - Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception,                                        Washington, DC

 

Orchestral Miniatures (2005)

set of three miniatures for full orchestra

duration: approximately 3 minutes

reading: Furman University students conducted by Sarah Gaskins

               May 2006 - Furman University, Greenville, SC