Sanctuary Road is an oratorio in its original form, and now it will also live as an extended, staged opera
Light Shall Lift Us involves over 100 singers uniting in a video performance to celebrate the solidarity and strength of artists during the Covid pandemic.
Scorpio Desert is a ballet score commissioned by BalletCollective.
A New Country is a cycle of five songs about immigrants arriving in America through New York.
Sanctuary Road is an oratorio, the second in a series of my large-scale works I call “American historical oratorios.”
Stephen King’s terrifying story of love and madness explores timeless, universal aspects of the human condition.
The Letter is an opera version of Somerset Maugham’s play, with a libretto by Terry Teachout, commissioned and premiered by Santa Fe Opera in 2009.
The Blizzard Voices is an “American historical oratorio,” for six vocal soloists, chorus, and orchestra, commissioned and premiered by Opera Omaha in October, 2008
Brandenburg Gate was commissioned by Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and premiered at Carnegie Hall in October 2008, part of Orpheus’ “Brandenburg” project involving commissions from six composers.
Tempest Fantasy is a musical meditation on characters, moods, situations, and lines of text from my favorite Shakespeare play, The Tempest. Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for Music