Here are three recent works for amplified chamber orchestra. All three were commissioned by Bang on a Can and the American Composer’s Forum with funding provided by the Thelma Hunter Fund.

The Passion (2017)

Text by Jefferson Reid and Claudia Lindberg

(I will post a copy of the text shortly)

Instrumentation: 3 women’s voices, piccolo, flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, alto sax, horn, 5 mixed percussion, piano, rock organ, electric guitar, electric bass, 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos.

Capriccio on the Departure of a Beloved Brother (2015)

Instrumentation: piccolo, flute, clarinet, horn, bass clarinet, alto sax, electric guitar, electric bass, 3 mixed percussion, electric harpsichord, rock organ, 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos.

After the Treewatcher (2013)

Instrumentation: piano (and organ), 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos, bass, electric guitar, marimba, vibraphone, mixed percussion.


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Other works for chamber ensembles:

Composition for Two Pianos

This is the original recording by Piano Duo - Cees Van Zeeland and Gerard Bouwhuis

Skeleton Crew

Instrumentation: bass clarinet, electric guitar, cello, bass, keyboard, percussion.

The Thinking Flame


What Bird Am I Thinking Of?

For violin, cello and piano, in three movements