Work List

Large Ensemble

Animate Objects (2014)

Fl, Ob, Cl, Bsn, Hn, Tpt, Tbn, Tuba, 2 Perc, 2 Keyboard, E. Guit, 2 Vln, Vla, Vc, Db.
DURATION: 15 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCES: Festspielhaus Hellerau, Dresden, Germany (22 Oct. 2014) Philharmonie Essen, Essen, Germany (2 Nov. 2014)
WDR, Cologne, Germany (16 Nov. 2014)
musikFabrik, Cond. Clement Power

Sea Shaped (2014)

2 Fl, 2 Ob, 2 Cl, 2 Bsn, 4 Hn, 2 Tpt, 2 Tbn, Tuba, 3 Perc, Harp, Strings
DURATION: 12 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA (2 Oct. 2014)
Berkeley Symphony, Cond. Joana Carneiro

An Automated Sunrise (for Joseph Cornell) (2014)

Fl, Cl, Perc, Pno, Vln, Vla, Vc
DURATION: 20 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Roulette, Brooklyn, NY (26 Sept. 2014)
West Coast Premiere:
University California San Diego, San Diego, CA (22 Oct. 2014)
Talea Ensemble, Cond. James Baker

Livre des Sauvages (2012)

Fl, Ob, 2 Cl, Hn, Tpt, Tbn, Perc, Pno, Elec. Guit, 2 Vln, Vla, Vc, Db
DURATION: 29 Minutes
COMMISSIONED BY: The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, musikFabrik and Kunstiftung NRW
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Disney Hall, Los Angeles, CA (10-Apr-2012)
Los Angeles Philharmonic New Music Group, Cond. John Adams

The Accordion Desert (2004)

Fl, 3 Clt, Tbn, 2 Perc, Elec Guit, 2 Synth, Vln, 2 Vc, Db
DURATION: 17 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University, USA (22-Feb-2005)
TACTUS Cond. Patti Monson

Alternator (2004)

2 Fl (2nd dbl Alto), Clt, 2 S. Sax Horn, Tpt, Tbn, B Tbn, Tba, Perc, Elec Guit, Bass Guit, Pno
DURATION: 14 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCES: Schouwberg, Arnhem, The Netherlands 21/22-Jun-2004)
Ensemble De Ereprijs

Electric/Synthetic (2003)

Ob, Clt, Bsn, Horn Perc, Pno, Harp, Str (4.4.4.1)
DURATION: 13 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Jacqueline Du Pre Music Building, Oxford, (16-Oct-2003)
The Purcell School Contemporary Music Group
Cond. Edward Longstaff

Junk (2002)

Solo S. Sax, Solo Junk Perc
3 Fl (all dbl Picc.), 2 Ob, C. Ang, 2 Clt (1st dbl E-flat), B. Clt, A. Sax, 2 Bsn, C. Bsn, 4 Horns, 3 Tpt (3rd dbl Flg), 3 Tbn (2 Ten, Bass) Tba, 3 Perc (incl. 2 Elec Drills), Fender Rhodes, Synth, Elec Guit, Bass Guit, Amplified Harp, 8 Vc, 6 Db.
DURATION: 25 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCES: Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (03-Jul-2002)
Arnold Schoenbergzaal, Den Haag, Netherlands, (04-Jul-2002)
Orkest van het Koninklijk Conservatorium, S. Sax: Heiko Geerts, Junk Perc: Deigo Espinosa
Cond. Micha Hamel

Dirty Cakes (2001)

Fl (dbl Picc.), E-flat Clt, 4 Sax (Sop, Alt, Ten, Bari), Horn, 3 Tpt, 3 Tbn (2 Ten, Bass)
1 Perc, Dr Kit, Fender Rhodes, Elec Guit, Bass Guit.
DURATION: 7 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Korzo Theatre, Den Haag, Netherlands, (23-Feb-01)
M.USE, Cond. Kevin Edusei

Hour Tree (1999)

2 Fl (1st dbl Picc, 2nd dbl Alto), Ob (dbl Cor), Cor A, 2 Clt, Sop Sax, 2 Bsn,
2 Horn, 2 Tpt (both dbl Flugelhorn), Tbn, 2 Perc, Pno, Harp, Str (4.4.2.1)
DURATION: 10 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: St. John's Smith Square, London, (19-Jan-2000)
New London Orchestra, Cond. Ronald Corp

Hang Louche (1997)

Alto Fl (dbl Picc), Ob (dbl Cor A), Clt, Bsn, Horn, Tpt (dbl Flugelhorn),Tbn, Perc, Pno, 2 Vlns, Vla, Vc, Db.
COMMISSIONED BY THE LONDON SINFONIETTA
DURATION: 3 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Q.E.H (R.F.H 2), London, (24-Jan-98)
London Sinfonietta, Cond. Markus Stenz

LÖNNROT'S COMPASS (1997)

2 Fl (1st dbl Picc), 2 Ob (both dbl Cor A), 2 Clt (1st dbl E-flat, 2nd dbl Bass), Alt Sax (dbl Ten), Bsn,
2 Horn, 2 Tpt (both dbl Flugelhorn), Tbn, 3 Perc, Elec Bass Guit, Pno, Str (6.4.3.2)
DURATION: 15 Minutes
WINNER OF THE ROYAL PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY PRIZE 1997

NIÑA AHOGADA EN EL POZO (1992)

Fl, Ob, Clt, Bass Clt, Horn, 2 Perc, Pno, Harp, Solo Vln, Solo Vla, Solo Vc, Solo Girl Soprano, Str.
DURATION: 7 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCES: St John's Smith Square, London, (27-Mar-93)
Purcell School Orchestra, Cond. Adrian Leaper
Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, (12-Dec-93)
London Sinfonietta, Cond. Martyn Brabins
WINNER OF THE BBC/LLOYDS BANK YOUNG COMPOSER OF THE YEAR 1993-4

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Vocal

SANTIAGO (1998)

3 Part Children's Choir (S, S, A), Alto Sax
TEXT: FEDERICO GARCíA LORCA
COMMISSIONED BY THE NEW LONDON CHILDREN?S CHOIR
DURATION: 8 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: St John's Smith Square, London, (14-May-98)
New London Children's Choir, Cond. Ronald Corp

I'D RATHER CROW (1995)

3 Part Children's Choir (S, S, A), String Quartet
TEXT: ANONYMOUS AMERICAN (20th CENTURY)
COMMISSIONED BY THE BBC
DURATION: 4 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Wigmore Hall, London (13-Apr-96)
New London Children's Choir, Brindisi String Quartet, Cond. Ronald Corp

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Solo

Threaded Madrigals (2014)

Solo Viola
DURATION: 11 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Subculture, NYC, NY, as part of the New York Philharmonic Contact! Series (3 Jun. 2014)
Rebecca Young, Viola

Bird Forms on a Neutral Background (2013)

Recorder and loops (electronics)
DURATION: 6 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Novembermusic, Den Bosch, Netherlands (8 Nov. 2014)
Susanna Borsch, Recorders

AN INVENTORY OF REMNANTS (2009)

Piano/Percussion (1 Player)
DURATION: 18 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Spring 2010, West Coast, USA
Danny Holt (Piano/Percussion)

NEOLITHIC AIRS (2008)

Solo Detuned Violin
DURATION: 12 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: An De Musik, Baltimore, MD (07-Dec-2009)
Courtney Orlando (Violin)

CIBOLA (2005)

Berimbau and Electronics
DURATION: 11 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University, USA (29-Apr-2005)
Greg Beyer (Berimbau)

KRANK (2004)

Solo Percussion
DURATION: 14 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Malthouse, Melbourne, Australia (22-Mar-2004)
Claire Edwardes (Perc)

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Small Ensemble

String Quartet (2015)

2 Vln, Vla, Vc
DURATION: 23 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (26 Jul. 2015)
Tanglewood Fellows

Arco (Co-written with Pete Harden) (2012)

6 to any number of percussionists
DURATION: 12 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands (29 Nov. 2012)
Slagwerk Den Haag

APART (2012)

For 4 percussionists (chromatic tuning forks)
DURATION: 10 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Spaulding Auditorium
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (20-Apr-2012)

Four Drums For Dresden (2010)

Four Drum-Kits
DURATION: 12 Minutes
COMMISSIONED BY HELLERAU
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Festspielhaus Hellerau, Dresden, Ger (03-Oct-2010)
Lukas Schiske/Rainer Römer/Dirk Rothbrust/Gerrit Nulens

B&E (new version for Saxophone Quartet) (2010)

Saxophone Quartet (Sop,Alt, Ten, Bari)
DURATION: 7 Minutes

THE AFFLICTED GIRL (2010)

Clt, Perc, Pno, E Guit, Vc, Db
DURATION: 17 Minutes
COMMISSIONED BY THE BANG ON A CAN PEOPLE'S COMMISSIONING FUND
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Merkin Hall, NYC (24-Feb-2010)
Bang On A Can All-Stars

LIMINAL (2009)

6 Pno, Perc.
DURATION: 10 Minutes
COMMISSIONED BY THE ROUNDHOUSE, LONDON
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Roundhouse, London, UK (31-Jan-2010)
Rolf Hind et al. (Pianos)

ppopp (2009)

2 Sax, Tbn, Perc, Pno, E Guit
DURATION: 4 Minutes
COMMISSIONED BY ENSEMBLE KLANG
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Nederlandse Muziekdagen, (11-Oct-2009) Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
ENSEMBLE KLANG

GAUZE VESPERS (2007)

Clt, Perc, Pno, Vln, Vc
DURATION: 12 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO (12-Jul-2007)
Aspen Contemporary Music Ensemble
Revised Version: Theater De Kikker, Utrecht, Netherlands (07-Mar-2008)
SOIL

TAKE LEAVE OF CARNAL VAIN DELIGHT (2007)

Perc, Vln, Vla, Vc, Db
DURATION: 7 Minutes

O DEATH (2005-7)

2 Sax, Tbn, Perc, Pno, E Guit [complete instrumentation list]
DURATION: 70 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: St. Mark's-in-the-Bowery, NYC (29-Mar thru 01-Apr-2007)
Ensemble Klang

B&E (with aggravated assault) (2006)

Revised Version of Breaking and Entering
B Clt, Perc, Drums, Pno, E Guit, Vln, Vc
DURATION: 7 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Tonic, NYC (14-Jul-2006)
NEWSPEAK

LIGHT IN ASHES (2006)

2 Clt, Tbn, Perc, Pno, E Guit
DURATION: 12 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: University of Memphis, Memphis, USA (23-Mar-2006)
Univeristy of Memphis Contemporary Music Ens, Cond. Kamran Ince

VAMP (2004)

Picc, E-flat Clt, Perc
DURATION: 11 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Cunningham Studio, New York, USA (4,5,6-Jun-2004)
Collaboration with The Eliza Miller Dance Company

BREAKING AND ENTERING (2002)

Alt Sax, Elec Guit, Bass Guit, Drums
DURATION: 6 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Korzo Theater, Den Haag, Netherlands, (20-Feb-2002)
Alt Sax: Keir Neuringer, Elec Guit: Juan Parra, Bass Guit: Pete Harden, Drums: Diego Espinosa

EL CAMINO REAL (2001)

Fl (dbl Picc.), Ob (dbl CA), 2 Clt (2nd dbl Bass)
Hrn, Tpt (dbl Flg)
Hp, Pno,
2 Vln, Vla, Vc, Db
DURATION: 16 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCES: Jacqueline du Pre Music Room, Oxford, (09-Nov-2001)
Manson Ensemble, Cond. Simon Bainbridge
Den Haag, Utrecht & Amsterdam, (Nov-2001)
Ensemble Royal, Cond. Ric Sims

DEKAY (2001)

Sop Sax, Tbn, Vph, Dr Kit, Keybds, Vla, Bass Guit. (All Amplified)
DURATION: 9 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Theatre Pepijn, Den Haag, Netherlands, (24-Apr-2001)
Backhaus

CADENCE (2000)

Flt, Clt, Vibes, Pno, Vln, Vla, Vc
DURATION: 5 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Hoxton Hall, London, (30-Jun-00)
The Composer's Ensemble Cond. Peter Weigold
RELEASED ON NMC RECORDS CAT. NO. DO76

STRIP (1997)

3 Clt (1st dbl E-flat)
AFTER THE SEPHARDIC MELODY "SADAWI"
DURATION: 4 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Jacqueline du Pre Music Room, Oxford, (25-Oct-97)
Oxford Festival Ensemble, Cond. Stefan Asbury

PRECIOSA, TIRA EL PANDERO (1995)

Flt, Clt, Vibes, Pno, Vln, Vla, Vc
DURATION: 5 Minutes
FIRST PERFORMANCE: Holywell Music Room, Oxford, (10-Nov-95)
Composer's Ensemble, Cond. Diego Masson

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