Vocal Music

One of the Island Birds, for voice, video, and recorded sounds, 5 minutes, written for Ariadne Greif’s cycle Dreams and Nightmares. Premiered at the Resonant Bodies Festival in Brooklyn, September 3, 2014.

A Cure of Souls, for children’s chorus, vibraphone, piano, and electric guitar, 6 minutes.

Bubbles, for chorus and chamber ensemble, 9 minutes, commissioned by Brooklyn Youth Chorus, to be premiered on April 13, 2013 at Music Now Festival in Cincinnati, Ohio

Der Sonnenuhr for string quartet and soprano, excerpt from Mileva, an opera in progress, 10 minutes, text by Rudolf Binding, to be premiered by Kronos Quartet and Judith Berkson, October 9, 2010, Le Poisson Rouge, New York City.

Altezura for soprano, baritone and piano, 11 minutes, developed and premiered by the American Lyric Theater, NYC, January 7, 2008.  Libretto by Deborah Brevoort.  Premiered by Andrea Nwoke soprano, Chuck Cooper baritone, and Brian DeMaris, piano.

Stations for orchestra, choir, soprano and baritone, 35 minutes, commissioned by Barlow Endowment for RICCO, Providence, Rhode Island, Edward Markward cond., premiered on March 31st 2007. 

Canta Claro for 2 female voices and piano, 6 min, premiered at the CUNY Grad Center, NYC, June 2004 by Alison Trainer (soprano), Stephanie Woodling (mezzo) and Angelina Gadeliya (piano), won Friends And Enemies of New Music Award.

Lava for mezzo and piano, 3 minutes

Along With Youth for soprano and two violins, 5 minutes

A Dream of Mrs. Pilat, a Singspiel scene for 3 singers and piano, 12 minutes, performed by American Opera Project Fellows in New York in September 2003

AOP Songbook, a set of five art songs written for different solo voices and piano, performed by American Opera Projects’ Fellows from February to May 2003

Blake Songs for soprano and piano, 6 minutes, premiered in Symphony Space, NYC, March 2003, by Amy Van Roekel (soprano) and Elaine Rinaldi (piano)

Blake Songs.mp3

The Song of Lilies for countertenor, two tenors and baritone, 8 minutes, revised 2007

Op. 29 for string quartet and soprano, 8 minutes, premiered by UM Graduate String Quartet and Katherine Weissenberg, Ann Arbor, December 2001

ia Boundless by TAJJ Quartet in 2009.

String Quartet #2.mp3 played by TAJJ Quartet

Elegy for N.N. for soprano and chamber ensemble, 12 minutes, premiered at the San Francisco Conservatory in May 1996.

Fairy’s Song for string ensemble and mezzo, 10 minutes

Four Riders for mixed choir, 7 minutes, premiered by Jeunesse Musicale Choir of Novi Sad, Eugen Gvozdanovic cond. in Novi Sad 1990, won Best Contemporary Piece Performance with the same choir.

Night on the Reef for tenor and piano, 8 minutes, premiered by Slavoljub Kocic and Svetozar Kovacic in Novi Sad in 1989.

My Hunger is Eternal for baritone, flute and piano, 7 minutes, premiered by Sasha Kovachevic, Sonja Antunic and Milena Brkic in Novi Sad in 1989.

Birth of Christ for mixed choir, 8 minutes, premiered by Academy of Arts Choir, prof. Boris Chernogubov cond., in Novi Sad in 1988, recorded for Academy of Arts Audio Chronicle in 1990.

Rodjenje Hristovo.mp3

The Widow’s BroomThe_Widows_Broom.html