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Instrumental 

Reflections (for Oboe and Piano) [2001]

 

To A White Daisy (for Cello and Piano) [2002]

 

Woodwind Trio (for Flute, Clarinet, and Bassoon) [2003]

 

String Quartet (Three Movements) [2003]

 

Brass Quintet (Three Movements) [2003]

 

Proud Music of the Storm (for Concert Band) [2005]*

 

Country Dance (for String Orchestra) [2006]

 

Endless Light (for 2 violins, viola, cello, bass, 2 pianos, vibraphone, and choral ensemble) [2007]

I. In Human Nature's West

II. Not Afraid to Know

III. Between the Spirit and the Dust

IV. Endless Light

 

Reflections on Amazing Grace (for 2 trumpets, euphonium, trombone and tuba) [2008]**

 

A Common Devotion (for Concert Band) [2009]***

 

Habanera d'Amore (for Piano, 2 violins, 2 violas, cello, and bass) [2010]

The Washington Grove March [2012]

 

I Could... (for MIDI instruments/soundtrack for an eBook) [2013]

 

Moderato (for String Quartet) [2013]

 

Rondo (for Brass Quintet) [2013]

 

Piano Trio (WORK IN PROGRESS for Violin, Cello, and Piano) [2013]

 

 

*commissioned by the Bowling Green Junior High School Bands (Bowling Green, OH)

**commissioned by Wendy Headley for the occasion of the retirement of Thomas R. Headley (Bowling Green, OH)

***commissioned by the Bowling Green Area Community Band (Bowling Green, OH)

 

Choral

 

Fill Me With Your Love (for SATB a cappella chorus and solist)

 

Amazing Grace (arr. for SATB a cappella chorus)

 

Psalm Suite (for SATB Chorus with solists, piano, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, and tuba) [2005]

I. Prelude

II. Psalm 54

III. Psalm 62

IV. Interlude

V. Psalm 131

VI. Psalm 96

 

Moonlight (for Men's Ensemble, Soprano Ensemble, and SATB Chorus) [2006]

Songs of Praise the Angels Sang (for SATB Chorus and Organ) [2006]*

Chanukah Prayer for Children (for SATB Chorus and piano) [2007]**

I'll Praise My Maker While I've Breath (for SATB Chorus and organ) [2007]

 

The Things That Haven't Been Done Before (for SAB Chorus and piano) [2010]***

 

The Things That Haven't Been Done Before (for SATB Chorus and piano) [2010]

 

In Nightly Stillness (for SATB Chorus, Treble Ensemble, piano, 2 violins, viola, cello) [2010]****

 

The Lobster-Quadrille (for SA Chorus and piano) [2010]*****

The Lobster-Quadrille (for SAB Chorus and piano) [2010]

 

Agnus Dei (for SA Chorus and piano) [2010]

 

Peace (for SSAA Chorus and piano) [2011]

 

Eli, Eli (SATB Chorus, piano and cello) [2011]

 

Chanukah Prayer for Children (arr. for SSA Chorus and piano) [2011]

 

In Nightly Stillness (arr. for SSA and SSAA Chorus, piano, and cello) [2011]

 

Prayer of St. Francis (SATB Chorus and Piano) [2011]

 

Little Lamb (SATB) [2011]

Little Lamb (SSAATTBB) [2011]

 

A Life of Song (for SSA Chorus, Piano, and Djembe) [2013] ******

 

*Graduating Anthem of Westminster Choir College of Rider University Class of 2006 (Princeton, NJ)

**Commissioned by Frank Abrahams for the Westminster Conservatory Youth Chorale (Princeton, NJ)

***Commissioned by KellyAnn Nelson Westgate and the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp Middles School Choirs (Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, MI)

 ****Commissioned by Lyn Ransom and VOICES for the VOICES Chorale and St. Paul's Children's Choir (Princeton, NJ)

*****Winner of the 2010 Cincinnati Children's Choir Composition Competition (Cincinnati, OH)

******Commissioned by the Princeton Girlchoir in Celebration of their 25th Anniversary Season (Princeton, NJ)

Art Songs

A Clear Midnight (text by Walt Whitman; for Tenor and Piano) [2002]

 

One Word (for Tenor and piano) [2002]

 

From Where Have You Come? (for Soprano and 2 pianos) [2003]

 

Of Love and Nature (texts by Robert Frost; for Soprano and piano]

I. Nothing Gold Can Stay

II. To Earthward

III. Spring Pools

 

On the Wings of Angels (text by Chris Olson; for Tenor, Men's Chorus, and piano) [2006]

 

A Prayer (text by Sara Teasdale, for Mezzo Soprano and Piano) [2006]

 

Boys vs. Girls (lyrics by Paul Epply-Schmidt; for Male and Female soloists, Piano) [2013]

 

God Makes Eve (lyrics by Paul Epply-Schmidt; for two men and piano) [2013]

 

 

Songs (Pop Style)

Diana's Song [1997]

 

Song for Grandma [1999]

 

Sometimes [2000]

 

Don't Run [2001]

 

Sitting at a Piano Tonight [2001]

 

All That Matters to Me [2001]

 

One [2001]

 

Fallin' For You [2002]

 

Picture Booth [2002]

 

Thank You [2002]

 

Kiss You [2002]

 

Sailing Song [2002]

 

Fill Me With Your Love [2003]

 

On That Day [2004]

 

Your Eyes [2006]

 

When the Rain Begins to Fall [2007]

 

Come to the Water [2007]

 

Noel [2008]

 

The Glory of the King [2008]

 

Macedonia [2010]

 

He's There [2010]

 

You Showed Me [2010]

 

Hide Yourself in Me [2010]

 

Going Off to Sleep [2011]; lyrics by Ira Nesterova

 

On This Holy Night [2011]

 

Another Forty Years [2012]

 

Piano

A Fast Little Waltz [1995]*

 

English Dreamer [1996]*

 

Soaring [1997]*

 

A Winter's Day in the Rockies [1998]**

 

A Night's Dream [1999]*

 

The Tap Dancin' Piano Rag [2000]*

 

Three 12-Tone Pieces [2004]

I.Dum Dee Dum

II.Doo Dee Doot

III.Dit Doom Digga

 

Preludes in F [2004]

I.Wonder

II.Distance

III.Laughter

IV.Nothing

V.Patience

 

Prelude for the RH Alone [2007]

Habanera d'Amore (Four Hands) [2008]

 

Abbe and Gigi [2008]

 

Degabah! [2008]

 

A Life Remembered [2010]

 

A Lovely Rose [2010]

 

Angels Singing [2010]

 

Ballad of a Broken Wrist for RH Alone [2010]

 

Baroque Prelude [2010]

 

Baroque Two-Step [2010]

 

Bercuese for Beatrice [2010]

 

Bittersweet Memory [2010]

 

CABBAGE FACE [2010]

 

Changing Time [2010]

 

Childhood Dream [2010]

 

Chorale and Variations [2010]

I.Chorale

II.Variation I

III.Variation II

IV.Variation III

V.Variation IV

VI.Variation V

 

Chromatic Waltz [2010]

 

Cinco Ocho [2010]

 

Cowboy Blues [2010]

 

Crossing Over [2010]

 

Dancing Goblins [2010]

 

Deutschlandwerke [2010]

Ritterstrasse

Duisberg Boat Ride

Gasometer

Hejo

Es Regnet im Rosegarten

Holstentor

Im Michel

Chorale (on the Brahms Piano)

American Sunset

 

Duet (Four Hands)[2010]

 

Gallop [2010]

 

Gentle Snowfall [2010]

 

Gigue [2010]

 

Goodbyes [2010]

 

The Happy Harpist [2010]

 

The Happy Hippo [2010]

 

Hoedown Hop [2010]

 

In a Meadow [2010]

 

Irish Jig [2010]

 

Island Romance [2010]

 

I've Got Good News [2010]

 

Japanese Garden [2010]

 

Jazz Prelude for the RH Alone [2010]

 

Little Dance [2010]

 

Little Prelude [2010]

 

Locked Out/Here Comes the Smoke Monster! [2010]

 

Longing [2010]

 

Lullaby for Ethan [2010]

 

Melting Away [2010]

 

Mixed Emotions [2010]

 

Modal Studies [2010]

I.Ionian Study

II.Dorian Study

III.Phrygian Study

IV.Lydian Study

V.Mixolydian Study

VI.Aeolian Study

VII.Locrian Study

 

Modes a la Mode (Modal Studies for the Early Intermediate Pianist) [2010]

I.Little Ionian Study

II.Little Dorian Study

III.Little Phrygian Study

IV.Little Lydian Study

V.Little Mixolydian Study

VI.Little Aeolian Study

VII.Little Locrian Study

 

The Molar Express [2010]

 

Nocturne [2010]

 

Nocturne in a minor [2010]

 

Nocturne in g minor [2010]

 

The Olympic Spirit [2010]

I.Figure Skating

II.Downhill Skiing

III.Dream of Gold

 

Paco the Taco [2010]

 

Passacaglia [2010]

 

Peaceful River [2010]

 

Pirate Dance [2010]

 

Preludes for the Piano [2010]

I.Prelude in C Major

II.Prelude in c minor

III.Prelude in D-Flat Major

IV.Prelude in c# minor

V.Prelude in D Major

VI.Prelude in d minor

VII.Prelude in E-Flat Major

VIII.Prelude in e-flat minor

IX.Prelude in E Major

X.Prelude in e minor

XI.Prelude in F Major

XII.Prelude in f minor

XIII.Prelude in G-Flat Major

XIV.Prelude in f# minor

XV.Prelude in G Major

XVI.Prelude in g minor

XVII.Prelude in A-Flat Major

XVIII.Prelude in g# minor

XIX.Prelude in A Major

XX.Prelude in a minor

XXI.Prelude in B-Flat Major

XXII.Prelude in b-flat minor

XXIII.Prelude in B Major

XXIV.Prelude in b minor

 

Preludes for the RH Alone [2010]

I.Morning Melody

II.A Lazy Afternoon

III.Lullaby

 

Regret [2010]

 

Remembrance [2010]

 

Rockin' Rangers Rag [2010]

 

Something Like A Dream [2010]

 

Sonatina No.1 in G Major [2010]

I.Allegro

II.Minuet

III.Allegro

 

Starflight (Four Hands) [2010]

 

Suite in G Major [2010]

I.Prelude

II.Allemande

III.Allemande II

IV.Courante

V.Sarabande

VI.Minuet

VII.Gigue

 

Tanzen [2010]

 

Thinking of You [2010]

 

Tootsie Roll Rag [2010]

 

Untitled [2010]

 

Waltz in B-Flat Major [2010]

 

Wedding Bells (Four Hands) [2010]

 

Weeping Willow [2010]

 

Whole-Tone Study [2010]

 

Winter Morning Melody [2010]

 

Winter Nights [2010]

 

Wintersong for RH Alone [2010]

 

Bittersweet [2011]

 

Scherzo [2011]

 

Ghosts of Vienna [2011]

 

Sonata No. 1 [2011]

I. Andante

 II. Minuet

 III. Scherzo

 

A Lasting Legacy [2011]

 

Waltz (for four hands) [2011]

 

Morning Rain [2012] 

 

One for Jen [2012]

 

Charlotte's Song [2013]

 

Riding High (for four hands) [2013]

 

Rhythmic Prelude (WORK IN PROGRESS) [2013]

 

It's a Small World Variations (WORK IN PROGRESS) [2013]

 

 *Rosette Winner, Toledo Symphony League's Showcase of the Arts (Toledo, OH)

**Rosette Winner, Toledo Symphony League's Showcase of the Arts (Toledo, OH); Published in Piano Explorer Magazine