Interested in Your Own Commissioned Work?

If you enjoy the music I create, contact me about a commission.  Contact me directly at my email address: or at 8 six 5-255- thirty 59. I also teach and do publishing/engraving/arranging.


I Go a Fishing for symphony orchestra, to be premiered October 6th, 2019 by the Orquestra Sinfonica de UNICAMP.
Commissioned by the São Paulo Contemporary Composers Festival.

A Statement and the Sound for improvisers and PowerPoint Presentation. Premiered June 17th, 2019 by the Mnemosyne Quartet. Commissioned by the Mnemosyne Quartet. KCMO.

Pa-hay-okee for bassoon and electronics, to be premiered September 19th, 2019 by Martin Van Klompenberg. Commissioned by Martin Van Klompenberg.

Arrangment of Debussy's La Mer for clarinet, saxophone, and piano. Premiered October 2017 by Chiaro Trio. Commissioned by Chiaro Trio. Atlanta, GA.

Swallowed Up for clarinet, violin, and piano, Premiered June 18th, 2017 by PULSE Trio. Commissioned by the Barlow Endowment. Blue Ridge Chamber Music Festival, Blue Ridge, GA.

In the Mind of Energy for bass clarinet and marimba. Premiered May 31st, 2017 by Transient Canvas. ALBA Music Festival, Alba, Piedmont, Italy.

First Vision for high soprano and piano. Premiered May 7th, 2017 by Elena Blyskal and Robert Tindle. Commissioned by New American Voices. Miami, FL.

Refreshing the Feeling for bassoon and violin. Premiered by TransAmerican Duo. Commissioned by the performers. Miami, FL.

strengthen the body/enliven the soul for pierrot ensemble, Premiered July 16th, 2016 by the Atlantic Music Festival Contemporary Ensemble.  Commissioned by the Atlantic Music Festival.  Waterville, ME.

Wend Your Way for solo organ, Premiered May 29th, 2016 by Seth Carlson.  Commissioned by the American Guild of Organists.  Rockford, IL.

Stone in Hand for oboe, clarinet, and chimes, Premiered January 15th, 2016 by Andy Eshbach, Julia Lougheed, and Cynthia Burgess.  Commissioned by Julia Lougheed with contributions by Catelyn Gentry and Ruth Aguirre.  Miami, FL.

Oh, That Light! for woodwind quintet, Premiered January 15th, 2016 by Daniel Velasco, Andy Eshbach, Lee Seidner, Jordan Bidwell, and Brandon Guillen.  Commissioned by the Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival.  Miami, FL.

Takin' It Back for jazz combo, Premiered August 30th, 2015 by the Ottawa Trinity Lutheran Church Worship Band.  Ottawa, Illinois.  Commissioned by Kevin Nelson for his wife, Marj Nelson on their 30th Anniversary.

Jitterbug for solo clarinet, Premiered June 26th, 2015.  Performed and commissioned by clarinetist Marcus Moore.  Atlanta, Georgia.

Terelj for woodwind quintet, Premiered June 14th, 2015 by Julia Barnett, Zack Borowiec, Ruth Aguirre, Martin VanKlompenberg, and Amanda Ray. Commissioned by the Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival.  New York City.

Beyond for Wind Symphony, Premiered April 9th, 2015 by the Brigham Young University Wind Symphony, directed by Donald Peterson.  Commissioned by the Barlow Student Commission Award.  Provo, Utah.

Time Moves On for Symphonic Band, Premiered October 2014 by the Brigham Young University Symphonic Band.  Commissioned by Kirt Saville, Director of the BYU Symphonic Band.  Provo, UT.