Music

My work engages interdisciplinarity collaboration, multimedia, improvisation, and relationships between genre, performer, and audience. Previous and forthcoming works are written for chamber, choral, fixed media, and flexible ensembles. Below, find selected works and recordings.

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Jump to different sections here: Chamber and Choral | Multimedia and Theatrical

Chamber and Choral Music

2022 – Octet / wind and brass instruments / video
premiered in April 2022 by the Emory Chamber Winds.

2021 – resolves to… / clarinet, cello, and piano / audio
premiered in 2021 at the Emory Composers’ Society Chamber Connections concert.

2021 – Whisper — Breeze / bass quintet
premiered in 2021 at the Heifetz Hootenanny July 31, 2021 concert.

2020 – Hymn to Music / SATB choir
premiere by the American School in Japan Combined Choirs cancelled due to Covid-19
semi-finalist in the Walter Hussey Choral Composition Contest

2019 – Two Worlds / small SATB ensemble / audio
premiered in 2019 by the American School in Japan Vocal Jazz Ensemble

2018 – Stars / SATB choir / audio
‣ premiered in 2018 by the American School in Japan Combined Choirs

Multimedia and Theatrical Work

2022 – The Meeting / an improvisation
‣ workshopped in April 2022 with What the Folk?! Devising Workshop, Tom Zhang, and the Pinkies.

2021 – Fragmented / fixed stereo audio / audio

2021 – Simplexity (for TEDxEmory) / fixed stereo audio and video

Full List of Works:

2022 – The Meeting / an improvisation
workshopped in April 2022 with What the Folk?! Devising Workshop, Tom Zhang, and the Pinkies.

2022 – Octet / wind and brass instruments
premiered in April 2022 by the Emory Chamber Winds.

2021 – Fragmented / fixed stereo audio / audio

2021 – resolves to… / clarinet, cello, and piano / audio
premiered in 2021 at the Emory Composers’ Society Chamber Connections concert.

2021 – Whisper — Breeze / bass quintet
premiered in 2021 at the Heifetz Hootenanny July 31, 2021 concert.

2021 – Simplexity (for TEDxEmory) / fixed stereo audio and video

2020 – Hymn to Music / SATB choir
premiere by the American School in Japan Combined Choirs cancelled due to Covid-19
semi-finalist in the Walter Hussey Choral Composition Contest

2019 – Two Worlds / small SATB ensemble / audio
premiered in 2019 by the American School in Japan Vocal Jazz Ensemble

2018 – Stars / SATB choir / audio
‣ premiered in 2018 by the American School in Japan Combined Choirs