COMPOSITIONS FOR MEN'S VOICES

Many-Splendored Thing (2015) - TB, piano
from The Longest Nights

Kin (2015)
TB, piano
Commissioned by The Apollo Club for the Apollo Male Chorus, Dr. Sean Vogt, conductor

Original Harmony (2014)
TTBB a cappella
Commissioned by the Singing Statesmen at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Gary Schwartzhoff, conductor
Published by Colla Voce

Mad (2014)
TB, piano
Commissioned by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota (ACDA-MN) for the 2014 State 7-8 Boys’ Honor Choir, Andrew Last, guest conductor

Rough Beast (2013)
TTBB, opt. percussion (bongos, 3 concert toms, concert bass drum)
Commissioned by the Miami University Men's Glee Club, Jeremy D. Jones, conductor

Little Blades of Grass (2013) - TTBB a cappella
Commissioned by the Lipscomb University Men's Choral Festival, Dr. Gary P. Wilson, conductor

We Made a Grave For Him (2013) - TTBB a cappella
Commissioned for BealeCanto of Rhodes College, Dr. William Skoog, artistic director

Salve Regina (2013) - TTBB double choir a cappella
Commissioned by the Univ. of Notre Dame's DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Published by Graphite Publishing

Empty (2012) - TB, piano and optional djembe
Written for 2012-2013 Young Men's Commissioning Consortium

It Is Not the Fact That I Will Die That I Mind (2012) - TB, piano
Written for 2012-2013 Young Men's Commissioning Consortium

Go (2012) - TB, hand drum, woodblock or clapping
Written for 2012-2013 Young Men's Commissioning Consortium

A Sign of Day To Come (2012) - TTBB a cappella
Written for Diane Loomer and Chor Leoni Men’s Choir, December 2012
Published by Graphite Publishing

Goodbye, Then (2012) - TBB, clarinet in Bb, piano
This work was co-commissioned in the year 2012-13 by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota and the Minnesota Music Educators Association.

The Dawn Brings Dew and Fire (2011) - TBB a cappella
For the Flower Mound High School Men’s Chamber Choir, Dr. Mark Rohwer, Director, and Adela Martinez, Assisstant Director

Luceat Eis (2010) - TTTBBB a cappella choir
Commissioned by Gregory and Maura Harris, in memory of Mary Yolanda Dowling, whose beautiful voice was silenced on September 11th, 2001, and those who perished with her. Premiered by Cantus in 2011.

Paper Cranes (2010) - TBB, piano
Commissioned for Healing and Hope Through Song, a program of the American Composers Forum, with partial funding provided by Saint Paul Cultural STAR.
Premiered by the Minnesota Boychoir, Mark Johnson, Artistic Director.

All Natures, Even Mine (2008) - TTTBB a cappella
Commissioned by Matthew Moore and the New Mexico Gay Men’s Chorus for GALA 2008

I Will Howl (2007) - TBB, cello or piano
Commissioned by the Prior Lake-Savage Education Foundation for the PLHS Varsity Men's Choir, Thomas Wm. Hassig, director

And Her Smoke Rose Up Forever (2007) - TTTBB a capppella
Commissioned by the Bowling Green State University Men's Chorus, Dr. Willam Skoog, Director

The World Before Me (2006) - TTBB, TT soli, a cappella
Commissioned by the Kent State University Mens' Chorus, Ben Ayling, Director.

I Can Transform (2006) - TTTTTBBB, tenor solo, 8 percussionists
Commissioned by Cantus for their 2006-2007 touring season.

O Captain! My Captain! (2006) - TTTBB a cappella
Commissioned by the Bowling Green State University Men's Chorus, Dr. Willam Skoog, Director

The Highwayman (2004) - TTBB a cappella
Commissioned by and written for the Bowling Green University Men's Chorus, Dr. William Skoog, Director

Paul Bunyan (2003) - TTBB a cappella
Written for Cantus

Tinuviel (2001) - TTBB a cappella
Written for Cantus

Things I Didn't Know I Loved (2001, 2006) - TTBB a cappella
Published by Graphite Publishing

Veni Creator Spiritus (1998) - TTBB a cappella
Written for Cantus
Published by Graphite Publishing