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Through a Network of Lines That Interlace
Through a Network of Lines that Interlace is a piece for a trio of voices—two tenors and one soprano—and 5.1 surround sound fixed media. One of the tenors must be able to sing overtones, and there are optional, fully notated ...
Deus Ex Machina
There are pieces of 20 th century music that attempt to combine acoustic instruments with electric guitars, almost always at the expense of the identity of one or the other group. My dissertation work, Deus ex Machina, for ...
Lundu: The Shattering Vessels
This work is a composition for piano and real time signal processing by computer. The entire real time signal processing software was done using the programming environment Max/MSP/Jitter. This composition explore the ...
The Labyrinthine Trilogy represents the culmination of my studies at The University at Buffalo. The piece's generating idea comes from the “Choose Your Own Adventure” series of children's books and my growing desire to ...
"Indigo Sun" for 13 players
This dissertation consists of a work for chamber orchestra which explores sonic color. In this exploration of combined timbral and pitch possibilities, there is a "blurring of boundaries" between the elements of pitch and ...
Sound-House is a twenty minute composition for contrabassoon, alto saxophone, trumpet, horn, trombone, tuba, percussion, harp, accordion, violin, cello and contrabass. It was composed from September 2006 to March 2007 with ...
Typographies III: Chamber concerto for piano with ensemble
2014 chamber concerto for solo piano with ensemble of sixteen players in four contiguous movements.
The Boy Who Lived Down the Lane
Opera seems to be the only consciously invented musical genre that is characterized by a high degree of self-referencing and historical consciousness. In writing this dissertation, I am seeking to problematize the creation ...
No Clergy: A piece for flexible small ensemble generated in real time based on audience feedback
No Clergy is a live generative piece for a small ensemble of any combination of pitched instruments whose specific musical characteristics are heavily dependent on audience participation in the form of web-based data input, ...
Aur, for string quartet and electronics, is a musical composition that exists as a musical score to be interpreted during live performance, and as an audio recording made by the JACK Quartet in Slee Recording Studios at ...