THE AMOEBA WEEPS

ORCHESTRA / LARGE ENSEMBLE

At dawn I chant my own weird hymn [2017] for solo offstage trumpet, symphonic winds, 2 amplified harps, 2 amplified pianos, 3 amplified contrabasses

18-member consortium commission. Yale University, Indiana (Jacobs School), Hartt School of Music, et al.

pulse – cut – seethe – blur [2015] for chamber orchestra

commissioned by Ludovic Morlot and the Seattle Symphony for the [untitled] series

premiere: 10/15/2015, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA

Time is the substance I am made of [2013] for 32 singers, computer-realized sound, video and lighting design, commissioned by the National Concert Hall of Taiwan for the Taipei Chamber Singers

premiere 10/31/2013, Taipei, Taiwan

La Llorona (from Tetzahuitl, scenes from the Aztec book of omens) [2013]

for chamber orchestra

commissioned by the Contempuls Festival, Prague, for the Talea Ensemble

premiere: 11/6/2012 Prague, Czech Republic

From the language of shadows [2011] for symphonic wind ensemble, 2 amplified pianos, 3 amplified Contrabasses and silent film.

27-member CBDNA consortium commission

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Riverside Modern Editions (ASCAP)

premiere: 3/28/2011 CBDNA National Conference, Meany Center for the Performing Arts, Seattle, WA

Alêtheia [2010/11] for large ensemble

commissioned by Music Center of the Netherlands and the Gaudeamus Festival for l’Enemble Aleph and Ensemble Insomnio.

published, licensed and distributed by Alexander Street Press LLC/Riverside Modern Editions (ASCAP) and Babel Scores (Paris)

premiere: 9/7/2010 Gaudeamus Muziekweek

Out of a Dark Sea [2006] (Fl/Alto Fl, Cl/Bcl, Hrn,

Perc, Harp, Pno, Vln, Vcl and Electronics)

commissioned by The Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players,

Gilbert Kalish, Director, as part of the

World Premieres Commission Series

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Riverside Modern Editions (ASCAP) and Babel Scores (Paris)

premiere: 11/11/2006, Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players,

Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, NY

Remix-Asyla [2006] guided improvisation for large ensemble

in collaboration with members of Ensemble Modern and the Berlin Philharmonic

premiere: 1/28/2006 members of Ensemble Modern, the Berlin Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall, Zankel Concert Hall

. . .como un respiro [2005] for solo Cello and eleven strings

premiere: 3/20/2005 Mannes Sinfonietta, Concert Hall,

Mannes School of Music, New York, NY

Parallaxes [2005] for 15 instruments

commissioned by Second Instrumental Unit

awarded the Gaudeamus Prize, 2008

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Riverside Modern Editions (ASCAP)

premiere: 4/15/2005 Second Instrumental Unit Miller Theater, New York, NY